By >Akihabara News Team
iRiver Smart HD got official, supports even MKV format
The first HD PMP from the Korean company iriver, the iRiver Smart HD boasts a 3.5” multitouch screen at 480 x 320 pixel and apart from the usual video file formats AVI, WMV, MP4, TP, MPG, ASF, it is even capable of supporting the MKV (Matroska) which is the infamous format common to “unofficial” copies of movies. In addition, it supports MP3, WMA, OGG, FLAC, APE, WAV, AC3 format audio files; JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF, RAW format image files and can read txt, DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF, HWP, HTML, HTM, MHTML format documents.
There are four versions: Basic 8GB @ 229,000 Won (approx US$204), DMB 8GB @ 279,000 Won (approx US$248), Education 16GB @ 299,000 Won (approx US$266) and Wifi + DMB 16GB @ 349,000 Won (approx US$310).
Currently available only in Korea.