August 2, 2003 Featuring a built-in memory of 256MB, FM radio and voice recording capabilities, the LX200 is the latest in ultra-portable, multi-functional MP3 Players from Creative Digital. Weighing 51 grams and only 17.5 mm thick, the LX200 plays MP3 and WMA music formats and doubles as a removable USB storage device.The on-board LCD screen provides visualizer effects and displays music track and artist name and the rechargeable built-in Li-Ion battery provides up to 10 hours of playtime according to Creative, which expects the device to be available in Australia and New Zealand from this month at a cost of AUD$379 inc GST.The 256MB LX200 is finished in dark grey and a 128MB silver version - the MP3 Player LX100 will also be available for AUD$279 inc GST.
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Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
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