RealNetworks has picked out another manufacturing partner to distribute devices that are compatible with its Rhapsody device. iRiver will be producing the new clix Rhapsody, which is a second generation iRiver clix digital entertainment device.
The enhanced iRiver clix Rhapsody is expected to have a variety of features. The clix Rhapsody will have support for Rhapsody DNA, which is nothing but Real’s self owned digital rights management solution.
The iRiver clix Rhapsody will sport a vivid 2.2-inch Active Matrix OLED screen that provides for quick response times and wider viewing angles. This player will also feature iRiver’s patented Direct-Click navigation.
Besides, the iRiver clix Rhapsody will have support for a wide variety of audio and video file formats, as well as SRS WOW sound enhancement technology.
Another great feature of the iRiver clix Rhapsody player is that it automatically upfayes with personalized new music each time it is connected to the Rhapsody digital music service.
Besides, users can rate songs, albums and artists directly from the clix Rhapsody device. And, that’s not all. The clix Rhapsody player can display album art as well. Other features of the iRiver clix Rhapsody entertainment device include an FM player.
Features of the 2nd Generation iRiver clix Rhapsody player:
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Reigncom, the manufacturer of the iRiver devices said that those who have already purchased a second-generation clix before this announcement would be able to add the new functionalities through a firmware update.
“We are excited to be launching the new clix Rhapsody,” said Sean Kim, CEO of Reigncom. “With Rhapsody DNA technologies, we are able to introduce a number of new features to enhance the consumer’s digital music experience by providing intuitive ways to discover and enjoy new music directly on the device.”
You can get the iRiver clix Rhapsody with a 4GB of flash memory for a price of $189.99.