Samsung has confirmed that its YH-920GS digital music player, which is designed to work seamlessly with the Napster music download service, will go on sale in early summer.
The 20 Gigabyte hard disk based player integrates with the Napster 2.0 client enabling users to transfer its Windows Media format tracks to the YH-920GS via a USB 2.0 connection.
The YH-920GS, which is a similar size to Apple’s iPod and weighs slightly less, also plays MP3 files as well as WMA ones. Other features include an FM radio tuner and direct MP3 recording from CD players/hi-fi systems. Battery life is rated at ten hours, a couple of hours more thanthe iPod. It is expected to retail for around £300.