Samsung will release in April in the States its R1 and R0 portable media players, both available in 8GB and 16GB capacities. These PMPs features Samsung’s Digital Natural Sound Engine (DNSe) 3.0 sound enhancement technology and supports a wide range of media formats, including DivX.
The R1, available in silver and black, comes with a 2.4-inch LCD touchscreen display with an user-friendly “drag and drop” feature. It includes Bluetooth connectivity and FM tuner. The battery of the R1 allows up to 50 hours of audio playback or 4 hours of video. Samsung R0 gets a 2.6-inch LCD display and a microSD card slot. It offers up to 6 hours of video playback. R0 comes in black, silver and pink.
Pricing and release date:
R1 (8GB) – $149.99 – April 2010
R1 (16GB) – $179.99 – April 2010
R0 (8GB) – $99.99 – April 2010
R0 (16GB) – $129.99 – April 2010