UK firm ships low-cost iPod touch clone

UK-based company Sonix7 has announced a range of touch-sensitive digital players that compete directly with the iPod touch.

The Sonix7 Extreme and the Sonix7 Lite are a lot cheaper than Apple’s product. The iPod touch costs £199 (8GB model) or £269 (16GB model). The SonicLite costs £39.99 while the Pro version costs just £59.99. The Sonix7 Extreme costs £79.99.

Sonix7 is marketing its new devices with the slogan, “everyone likes to be touched”. The Sonix7 Pro MP4 player has a 2.8-inch, 320-x-240 resolution TFT touchscreen display and carries 4GB internal flash memory, expandable using a Mini SD card.

The devices suppport MP3, WAV and AVI. Most offer built-in speakers, an FM radio, voice recording, a built-in camera for stills and video, JPEG viewer, eBook reader, seven EQ settings and ID-3 tag support. Sonix7 Extreme contains offers 8GB capacity.

The Sonix7 Lite mp3 and mp4 player are for people who want a small and light portable listing device. The Lite option is “our smallest player ever” and is a much more inexpensive option because it only retails for £39.99.

The product is compatible with Windows ’98, XP or Vista, it syncs and charges using USB 2.0. The company claims battery life will support 7.5 hours of video or 12-15 hours of audio playback.

Sonix7 Technology Ltd is a UK based company that specializes in producing high quality affordable mp3 and mp4 players.

If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed!

One thought on “UK firm ships low-cost iPod touch clone

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *