February 14, 2006 | Media Players
The Archer Field PC works great in harsh environments by being able to withstand an amazing amount of immersion, shock, humidity, and extreme temperature. This ultra-rugged field PC is a great tool for explorers and archaeologists and runs on an XScale 520MHz processor and the Windows Mobile 5.0 OS. Communicate wirelessly via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or cellular modems. After charging the Archer Field PC once your good for about 20 hours. If you want to expand memory there are Sealed CF and SDIO card slots available.
January 19, 2006 | Media Players
Long trips require much needed entertainment! Mustek’s PL8C70 in-car DVD player will keep your kids, or just about anyone entertained with it's 7” TFT screen. This thin and light player will wrap around your headrest easily, supports all major DVD and CD formats and also DivX/MPEG4 playback and a SD/MMC card reader. Also an included pair of headphones plugs in if you don't want everyone to hear. Pick up the Mustek PL8C70 in-car DVD player, a carry case, power adapter, rechargeable battery and a remote control for £129.95 or $233.91 US. Sweet deal!
November 30, 2005 | Media Players
With the iPlay you can access all the music and video shared in your home, play it, or send it to your TV and HiFi through a WiFi connection. IPlay is also a way to transfer sound and video through from your PC to your living room. You then control everything with the iPlay kinda like the best remote control ever designed.
October 28, 2005 | Media Players
Maxian has announced plans to release its new PMP the Maxian T600 next month. This new Pmp is capable of direct recording TV programs in real time. You can connect it to your TV with TV-out and enjoy big screen. Direct recording is possible and you can set a certain program to be recorded beforehand. Using the USB host function (OTG), files can be transferred to digital camera, MP3P, or external HDD back and forth without a pc. Other features include a 4-inch 16:9 wide TFT LCD which supports playback of almost video/audio file formats without a separate converting process, and a detachable battery that runs for 6 hours. Choose from black and white.
October 21, 2005 | Media Players
The “mPack P600” by Power Quotient International will be released on November 12th in Japan. It is a portable media player that features and integrated 20GB hard drive and 4-inch widescreen LCD and 4 hours of battery life. It supports MP3, WMA, AC3, M4A, WAV, Ogg Vorbis audio files, MPEG-1/2/4, DivX, XviD, and AVI video files. Another cool feature is its ability to decode video streams at 480i, 576i, 720p, and 1080i signals out to your HDTV with the Component video output feature.
October 7, 2005 | Media Players
This new gadget from Philips consists of a flash-based player that can broadcast its signal to nearby Tune In devices and receive tracks the same way. Philips envisions users becoming their own tiny radio stations, sharing their playlists on the bus, in schools, and anywhere crowds mass. This will be a cool new way to start conversations, get to know people with similar music styles, and just listen to music.
October 5, 2005 | Media Players
Yes, you've heard the rumors and it's true, HD DVD is a reality. Expect big competition between BluRay and HD-DVD to conquer this new market.
HD DVD CEATEC 2005 (Akihabara News)
August 18, 2005 | Media Players
This new gadget from Pepper is one of the ideal ways to experience everything your broadband connection has to offer, especially for travelers. It's smaller than most laptops and you can do all the same stuff you enjoy like surf the Web, E-mail, Download music (20-bit stereo CODEC for excellent sound), etc. This 2.3 lb. pad comes with an 8.4 inch color display with touch screen and the QWERTY keypad which allows for fast typing. The Pepper Pad is listed for $849.99 at Amazon and works great for travel users on the go.
August 4, 2005 | Media Players
The Creative Zen Vision MP3 player is one tasty treat. You start with a 3.7-inch SharpPix high-resolution 640x480 262,144-color screen for photo viewing and digital video playback. Add the 30GB ability to carry 15,000 songs, tens of thousands of photos, or up to 120 hours of video. A choice of pearl white or black will still make the Zen Vision weigh 8.4 ounces. You can pre-order it at www.creative.com for $399.99.