SanDisk unveiled the new Sansa slotRadio player and companion line of slotRadio music cards designed especially for the casual music consumer.
The Sansa slotRadio player is a small portable music device that comes bundled with a slotRadio card preloaded with 1,000 songs handpicked from the Billboard charts, and professionally arranged into a variety of genre-themed playlists.
You have to be a very, very casual music consumer to appreciate the Sansa slotRadio. Music is mostly about taste and for most people picking and selecting their music is part of the enjoyment.Priced at $99.99 including the 1,000 song card the die-cast aluminum player also features a 1.5” OLED screen for viewing artist and song information, an FM radio.
Additional 1,000 song, genre-specific and themed slotRadio cards will be sold separately at $39.99 MSRP.
The Sansa slotRadio player is expected to be available for purchase online at sansa.com and at more than 4,400 RadioShack stores nationwide in early 2009.