The latest addition to Cowon’s line of portable media players, the X9, is now available in the U.S. The PMP , available in either black or white, measures 72.5mm wide, 114.9mm tall and weighs in at 159 grams. It also features a 4.3-inch touchscreen, your choice of either 8GB, 16GB or 32GB of internal flash memory, as well as a MicroSD slot. The X9 PMP has amazing battery life, weighing in at up to 110-hours. Operating time when watching video is said to be up to 13 hours, while charging time takes 4.5 hours via AC adapter and 6 hours when juicing through a USB connection.
Supported file formats include MP3, WMA, OGG, FLAC, APE, WAV, XviD, WMV and ASF. Unlike the Plenue Z2 and the D3, the X9 opts out of using the Android OS. Its 480 x 272 resolution is above average, and the price tag comes in at $229.99. Check out Cowon’s website for more info.