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Samsung Unveils U3 Music Player

OCZ Unveils 4GB Platinum Edition Kit with Optimized Timings for Enthusiasts and Overclockers

Samsung Unveils U3 Music Player

Samsung Electronics announced its newest digital creation - the U3 - a USB direct music player. It's a super-compact device that works right out of the box with a Slim-USB connection. Available in 5 colors (white/green/pink/blue/black), the U3 requires no programs to work - simply plug it into a USB port, then drag-n-drop your music files.

The U3 player features up to 15 hours of battery life and comes with 1GB, 2GB and 4GB capacities. The product is decked out with extra features including FM Radio and Voice Recording. It also supports RDS (Europe only) and Music Subscription Service.

Samsung will launch the U3 to the global market in June 2007 at the price of 79 USD (1GB), 99 USD (2GB), and 149 USD (4GB).


  • Memory Storage: 1GB / 2GB / 4GB
  • Product Color: White / Green / Pink / Blue / Black
  • Display: 4 Line OLED LCD
  • Battery: Rechargeable Battery(Li-Poly)
  • Playback Time: 15hrs
  • Recharging Time: 1.5hr via PC USB
  • PC Interface: USB 2.0 / USB 1.1
  • Dimensions: 25.4 x 80.0 x 11.0 mm
  • Weight: 22.8 g
  • Material: Polycarbonate
  • Music: MP3 / WMA / OGG Vorbis / ASF (audio)
  • FM Tuner: Yes (RDS)
  • Audio Effect: 12 Presets + 2 User EQ
  • Voice Recording: 3 Levels (32 / 64 / 128 kbps)
  • Accessories: Earphone Reel / Clip / Color Matching Earphones
  • Others: Music Subscription / Adjustable Play Speed / User Hot Key

Source: Samsung Electronics

OCZ Unveils 4GB Platinum Edition Kit with Optimized Timings for Enthusiasts and Overclockers

OCZ Technology Group announced the PC2-6400 Platinum Vista Performance Edition 4GB (2x2048MB) dual-channel kit. These new modules feature enhanced timings and are meant for gamers transitioning their high-performance systems to Windows Vista.

As part of OCZ’s Platinum series, the PC2-6400 4GB modules are engineered to satisfy the demands of overclockers and enthusiasts and designed deliver the performance and speed gamers require for today’s graphic-intensive DirectX 10 PC games. At 800MHz, the 4GB Platinum Edition runs at 5-4-4 timings.

The PC2-6400 Platinum Vista Performance Edition memory will be available in 2048MB (2GB) modules and 4GB dual channel kits. All modules feature platinum-mirrored XTC (Xtreme Thermal Convection) heatspreaders for improved heat dissipation. Each OCZ Platinum Edition memory module is backed by the OCZ Lifetime Warranty.


  • 800MHz DDR2
  • CL 5-4-4-15 (CAS-TRCD-TRP-TRAS)
  • Available in 2GB Modules and 4GB (2x2048; P/N: OCZ2P8004GK) Dual Channel Kits
  • Unbuffered
  • Platinum XTC Heatspreader
  • OCZ Lifetime Warranty
  • 2.1 Volts
  • 240 Pin DIMM
  • 2.2V EVP

Source: OCZ Technology Group

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