The iriver P8 media player is here!

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.

iriver P8 media player

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.