The viliv P1 has to looks of the bastard child of a Sony PSP and an iPod. PVP4U reported about the viliv P1 when it appeared in Korea last summer. Now Episodic Media Inc. informed me that they will be selling the viliv P1 with a 30GB hard-drive beginning in March in the US and Canada.
viliv P1 ships now
Episodic Media launched goviliv featuring a stylish flash featuring a great looking gadget model and the features of the stylish viliv P1.
The viliv P1 PMP comes with a 30GB hard-drive, 4 inch 16:9 wide-screen with 480x272px TFT screen, Macromedia Flash player, FM-Tuner, Voice and audio recording, Speaker, CF Slot, Video and Audio Out, 6 hour video viewing battery life and 11 hours for audio. The video player supports DivX, Xvid and MPEG1/2/4. The audio player supports MP3, WMA and OGG. The viliv P1 measures 6.34x2.91x0.71 inch and weighs 8.11 ounces.
The viliv e-store will launch on March 1st. I am waiting for the pricing infos. I will update the story as soon as I get them. The price is an imortant factor for the viliv P1 to succeed against other PMPs.
Update: The initial price for the viliv P1 will be $499.00. This is initially a bit higher than the Archos AV500 with 30GB.