With customers believing that its P-series of media players have been retired, iriver suddenly sprang up a surprise by announcing the P8 Media Player on its Russian website. Supporting a long list of file formats with an even better and longer battery life, the iriver P8 media player comes in 8GB and 16GB options while also including a microSD slot for additional storage options. The
longer battery life allows you to enjoy videos for a continuous 9 hours when fully charged, and 40 hours of audio non-stop.
One advantage that the P8 has over other media players is that it is equipped with an HDMI port which seamlessly transfers your HD content over to the big screen, a TV or etc.With a 5 inch lucid screen, weighing just 227 grams with dimensions of 145 × 54.5 × 13.8mm, the P8 mediaplayer packs a punch. Pricing and availability are yet to be disclosed by iriver.
Its complete set of specifications are as follows:
- Dimensions: 145 x 84,5 x 13,8 mm
- Weight: 227 g
- Operating temperature: 5 ° C ~ +40 ° C
- Memory: 8 / 16 GB (expandable Micro SD memory cards up to 32GB)
- Voice recording Integrated voice recorder
- USB 2.0
- Playing Time: 9 hours of video and 40 hours of audio
- LCD 5 “WVGA, 800 x 480 resolution, 16.7 million colors
- Frequency range 20Hz ~ 20kHzS / N Ratio 90 dB
- File format support: MP3, WMA, OGG, APE, FLAC, WAV, AVI, XviD, WMV, MKV, JPG, BMP, PNG, GIF, TXT
- Batteries: Li-polymer, 3440 mAh
Though yet to update its official website, further developments are awaited.