Microsoft to Add HD Radio to Zune

May 27, 2009

Microsoft Zune HD

Redmond, WA - May 26, 2009 - Microsoft announced plans to introduce the next generation of the Zune portable media player, Zune HD. Available in the U.S. this fall, Zune HD is the first portable media player that combines a built-in HD Radio receiver, high-definition (HD) video output capabilities, organic light-emitting diode (OLED) touch screen, Wi-fi and an Internet browser.

The new model will also integrate with the Xbox entertainment system.

Update: Gizmodo has posted a video showing the Zune HD in action.

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