Mathijs Voss : June 30th 2006 - 13:05 CET
Creative Zen V MP3 Player
Creative Zen V MP3 Player : Creative Technology Ltd, a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products, today introduced a new small and beautiful way to find your Zen, the Zen V Plus MP3, photo and video player with built-in FM radio and support for music subscription services. Amazingly small and lightweight, the Zen V Plus is ergonomically designed so your music, pictures and video are right at your fingertips. So tiny it tucks away perfectly inside the coin pocket of your jeans, the Zen V Plus has such great curves and contours and is so lightweight that you'll almost forget it's there except for its phenomenal sound quality. Its beautiful 1.5-inch color OLED screen displays stunning photos, video and color menus.|
Creative Zen V Plus - Color screen|
We developed the Zen V Plus with a look and a user experience that create the true feeling of Zen,” said Sim Wong Hoo, chairman and CEO of Creative. “Photos and videos and our patented Zen user interface look so vivid on the stunning color screen and the sound quality is awesome; it's surprising for such a tiny player.” The Zen V Plus supports music subscription services, in addition to supporting Audible audio books and pay-per-download services. Each player includes a line-in port for direct recording from a CD player or other audio device, and a voice recorder for capturing notes on the go.
Creative MP3 Player - Features
• Smooth contours and tiny size.
• Fits naturally in your fingertips or to tuck away easily in a small pocket or purse.
• Available in glossy black or white with fun color accents of orange, green or blue.
• Special coating on the entire player to help prevent scratching.
• Vibrant 1.5-inch OLED screen for stunning video, photos and album art.
• Music Subcription Support from major services such as Yahoo And Music Unlimited.
• Support for Audible audio books and pay-per-download services including Soundbuzz.
• Built-in FM radio with 32 station presets.
• Voice recorder for capturing notes or lectures.
• Syncs with Microsoft Outlook
• Includes a built-in organizer with Calendar, Contacts and Tasks.
• Direct CD Recording with line-in connection.
• Sync Track button to separate different songs recorded from an entire CD.
Zen V Plus MP3 player - Pricing and Availability
The Zen V Plus will be available in August for $329 for the 4GB model in glossy black with blue accents, $269 for the 2GB model in glossy black or white with green accents, and $199 for the 1GB model in glossy black or white with orange accents. The Zen V Plus will be available at the Creative Stores, online at the website of Creative and other retail stores in Singapore. Creative has also introduced the Zen V, with all of the features of the Zen V Plus except video and FM playback. Available in July for only $229 for the 2GB model in glossy black or white with green accents, the Zen V is also available for only $179 for the 1GB model in glossy black or white with orange accents. The Zen V will be available at the Creative Stores and online at the website.
Creative Zen V Plus Video Player - Accessories
• Black or white arm band, ideal for exercising.
• Multi-colored silicone skins to even further personalize the cool design.
• Leather and closed cases to protect the players.
• Car charger, wired remote and power adapters for expanded versatility.
• Docking speaker.
Creative is a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products for PC users. Famous for its Sound Blaster sound cards and for launching the multimedia revolution, Creative is now driving digital entertainment on the PC platform with products like its highly acclaimed Zen and MuVo portable audio players. Creative's innovative hardware, proprietary technology, applications and services leverage the Internet, enabling consumers to experience high-quality digital entertainment, anytime, anywhere.