iRiver H300 Series Features Microsoft's Windows Media Player 10 Compatibility, Vivid Color Display, Photo Viewing Capability, Longer Battery Life, Real-Time MP3 Encoding and FM Tuner!
iRiver, the leading innovator in digital entertainment, today announced the iRiver H300 series as part of its award-winning line of portable media players. In addition to playing music, the H300 series has a large, color screen that is ideal for viewing and sharing photos.
The H300 series players are one of the first players to be fully compliant with Microsoft's Windows Media Player 10 secure music format that enables music services, such as Napster, to offer customers an array of new services that best meet their preferences.
"We truly believe that Napster To Go, the world's first portable digital music subscription service, will enable music fans to derive the most possible value from the digital music experience -- unlimited access to a massive catalog for a fixed monthly fee," said Brad Duea, Napster's president. "It's great to know that iRiver, one of the world's leading device manufacturers, shares our belief and is creating innovative devices to help bring this increased value to a wider audience."
The sleek and compact iRiver H300 series plays MP3, WMA, WAV and OGG formats, stores up to 1,200 hours* of digital music and allows digital image viewing on a color display. Compared to leading competitors, the iRiver H300 has longer battery life (16 hours), a sharp color display, an FM tuner, built-in MP3 encoding and voice recording. The iRiver H300 also features a new intuitive navigation system and color interface that makes it effortless to find any song. The iRiver H300 allows recording, encoding and storing MP3s or uncompressed WAV files from a variety of sources.
"Evolving customers' expectations has always been iRiver's strong suit," said Jonathan Sasse, president of iRiver America. "The H300 series is designed to allow customers to take full advantage of Windows Media Player 10 and new services provided by music stores, while elevating the jukebox experience with a color display and more intuitive navigation."
The H300 series is also compatible with the latest version of the MoodLogic Software, which offers an easy-to-use solution for users to create mixes based on genre, mood and tempo rather than simply by artist and track names.