|Cowon D2 PMP|
Introduced to the US market by Cowon Systems, a global leader in digital multimedia solutions, the Cowon D2 represents the next evolution in PMPs. The D2’s compact form factor and high-end design, features and performance give consumers a groundbreaking digital media experience they can touch, hear, see and take anywhere. “The Cowon D2 has gained tremendous traction with our devoted fans and general consumers since its introduction to the U.S. market at CES 2007,” said Francis Choi, senior marketing manager, Cowon America, Inc. “The D2 is one of the most compact PMPs with a touch-screen interface on the market, a combination that allows users to navigate through their digital media content and FM radio with their fingertips. Boasting a blend of modern design and key features, including an expansive digital media format support and memory card expansion slot, the Cowon D2 was designed to appeal to both everyday users and discriminating digital media enthusiasts.”
Cowon D2 Features
The Cowon D2 is available in two colors - black and white - and 2GB or 4GB flash memory configurations, each featuring a 2.5-inch, 16-million-color (24bit), QVGA (320x240) resolution LCD. The display also functions as a touch-sensitive interface with transparent overlay navigation, which is visible during audio and video playback. Additionally, detailed information such as file size, pixel and format, can be viewed while browsing through digital media files with fingertips or the included multi-purpose stylus/kickstand.
Cowon D2 Flash memory support
Also unique to the Cowon D2 is its expansion card slot that supports SD/SDHC/MMC/MMC-plus memory card formats to transfer files easily to/from other digital devices such as digital cameras, PDAs and more. Its built-in rechargeable battery provides up to 52 hours of audio and ten hours of video playback in a single charge via USB or standard wall charger. The Cowon D2 measures 3.07 x 2.18 x 0.65 inches and weighs 3.21 ounces. Despite its compact size, the Cowon D2 does not compromise on multimedia features or support for the latest digital media formats.
Cowon PMP Software
Additional functions of the Cowon D2 include personalized wallpaper and zoom-in capability for any images; USB storage with transmission of 40 Mbps speed; Podcast support; high-compression video rendering with JetAudio VX software; powerful multimedia management with JetShell software; and compatibility with Windows, Apple and Linux OS.