SanDisk Corporation is introducint the SanDisk Digital Audio Player, a small portable player that uses embedded flash memory and plays for up to 15 continuous hours on a single AAA battery. They feature MP3, Windows Media file and Windows Media-based DRM file playback, FM radio and voice recording and can double as a USB data storage device. Because the players have the ability to play Windows Media-based DRM files, they can be used with any of the popular music purchase sites, such as Musicmatch music store.
The SanDisk Digital Audio Player is available in 256MB (red), 512MB (blue) and 1GB (silver) capacities. Additional features include:
Hi-Speed USB 2.0 for fast music transfer speeds
Up to 1GB internal storage
Support for MP3, Windows Media file and Windows Media-based DRM music files
Up to 15 hours of continuous use with a single AAA battery
Digital FM radio with 20-presets
Integrated voice recorder with built-in microphone
Four-line Indiglo Backlit LCD that display song titles and artist names
Compact design and shape
The SanDisk Digital Audio Player is available now with suggested retail prices of US$99.99, US$149.99 and US$199.99 for the respective 256MB, 512MB and 1GB capacities.
The Digital Audio Players are "plug and play" with Windows based PCs and Mac OS. The Digital Audio Players include stereo headphones, carrying case with armband, USB 2.0 cable, AAA Battery and Install CD with Musicmatch 9.0 basic and Windows 98SE driver.