Cowon launches in the O2 portable media player in the US market. The O2 is Cowon’s first PMP to have a large 4.3-inch 480x272widescreend display. The O2 is powered by Texas Instruments DaVinci chipset and is able to deliver video output of up to 720P HD resolution using composite cable.
Cowon O2 has 8GB, 16GB or 32GB storage capacities and are priced at $219.99, $249.99 and $299.99, respectively. O2 is also a FLAC-format audio recorder. It supports most media formats, including:
Video file formats: AVI, WMV, ASF, MP4, MATROSKA (MKV), OGM, MPG/MPEG, DAT, MTV
Video codecs: DivX 3.11/4/5/6, XviD, MPEG-4 SP/ASP, WMV 9/8/7, H.264, M-JPEG, MPEG 1
Audio file formats: MP3/2/1, WMA, ASF, AC3, FLAC, OGG, M4A, MATROSKA (MKA), TTA, APE,MPC, WV, WAV
Audio codecs: MPEG1 Layer 1/2/3, WMA, AC3, AAC, FLAC, OGG Vorbis, OGG FLAC, APPLE Lossless, True Audio, Monkey Audio, MusePack, WavPack, G.726, PCM
Image Formats: JPG, GIF, PNG, TIF, BMP, RAW
Documents: CSD, PDF, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, HTML