PMA 2010 Report
Sanyo announces the release of the world’s slimmest and lightest sound recorder, the Xacti sound recorder ICR-XPS01M, and a bundled speaker cradle version, the ICR-XPS01MF. These new sound recorders feature Linear PCM recording in addition to various MP3 modes. Linear PCM is a high quality sound recording mode that is equivalent to an audio CD, which can be recorded onto a microSD card and easily transferred and played back on a computer or shared online. The sound recorders will be available in March 2010.
Archos, Inc. introduced the industry’s most advanced Portable Media Player with the Archos 704 WiFi, the only PMP with a 7-inch touch-screen and full wireless capabilities. The new 704 WiFi presents the highest quality screen with 800x480 resolution and 5x7 dimensions - making it similar in size to a standard photograph. The Archos 704 WiFi is the latest in the company’s Generation 4 line-up, priced at $549.99, and is available for pre-order today from the Archos web site. The Archos 704 WiFi joins the company’s 604-WiFi in offering complete PMP features - video, music and photo playback - with full Internet access for surfing the Web and sending email.