Korean company iRiver is launching the new T9 compact MP3 player with built-in G-sensor that allows users to skip to next song by simply shaking the player. Like some USB flash drives, the T9 has a sliding USB connector for easy PC connection. Users can also play MP3 files on the T9 by plugging it to any music system with USB port. Other than “Shake to Skip”, the T9 also offers the Switch UI that utilizes G-sensor to recognize the orientation and activates a different set of funcions accordingly.
The iRiver T9 is available with 2GB or 4GB capacities. It supports MP3, WMA, WAV, APE, FLAC music playback and comes with FM radio. It includes also voice recording function as well. The T9 has a 1-inch 128×64 Mono LED display and a 4-directional keypad. The player has the Fitness Mode that uses the G-sensor to track users’ activities including distance travelled, number of steps taken and calories consumption.
iRiver T9′s lithium polymer battery provides up to 24 hours of play time on a single charge. 2GB models is available in Classy Black and Silky Silver colors and the 4GB model adds Party Pink and Velvet Brown options.