If you have a boxful of cassettes hidden away collecting dust, then the Tape Express may be right up your street.
The Tape Express works like a regular portable cassette player, but also plugs into your computer via USB ready to make digital copies of all your old favourites. It charges via USB too, so there is no need to burn through a load of batteries using it.
It’s a great gift for those pining for days spent wandering about with a brick-sized Walkman in their pockets. Kids just don’t know how lucky they are these days…
You can pick one up from www.iwantoneofthose.com, priced £49.99.
Here’s a full list of features:
- The Tape Express converts all your old cassettes to MP3 format.
- MP3s can be imported to iTunes library, uploaded to MP3 players or burned onto CD.
- EZ Tape Converter Software included.
- Connection to computer via USB cable (included).
- Can be used as standard portable cassette player.
- Can be played through external hi-fi or speakers using headphone jack (3.5mm).
- Compatible with Mac OS X, Windows XP and Vista operating systems.