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Microsoft Zune is OEMed Toshiba Gigabeat


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#1 Burned Phoenix

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Posted 26 August 2006 - 06:42 PM

Zune we see on the FCC site is an OEMed Toshiba Gigabeat with additional features designed specifcially for Microsoft. This does not mean that Toshiba will sell the Zune - it will be a Microsoft Product.

This was done to make it in time for a Christmas launch and Microsoft will take over production after that, adding many more models to the line including a Shuffle/Nano-style mini players as well as a high end UMPC-like PMP.

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#2 Freka

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Posted 26 August 2006 - 11:00 PM

thx for the info ;)

#3 Merforga

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Posted 26 August 2006 - 11:38 PM

Old news. Saw the design 2-3 weeks ago. Oh well

#4 Vienna™

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Posted 26 August 2006 - 11:45 PM

*sigh*

Microsoft=Finished.

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iPod>Zune

#5 FalseAgent

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Posted 27 August 2006 - 05:54 AM

the zune looks so uncool.
ah, they should do something...
thx 4 the info... :D

#6 Shinde

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Posted 27 August 2006 - 11:24 AM

Old news. Saw the design 2-3 weeks ago. Oh well

The news is that Toshiba is manufacturing Microsoft Zune!

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Posted 28 August 2006 - 03:49 AM

yeap.... thanks for the info dude :)

#8 airmorz

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Posted 28 August 2006 - 06:38 AM

i already don't like the ugly darn thing

#9 zahmad

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Posted 28 August 2006 - 06:38 AM

How can this be.......toshiba gigabeat isn't something than can be a "ZUNE" to rival the ipod........although I don't like Ipods :D!

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