Microsoft uses adware model to pay for zune hd apps. It was initially released in 16 and 32 gb capacities. Download zune player and zune hd player product manuals from official microsoft download center. The mention of the zune hd and its attributes is almost but not quite an afterthought. After microsofts longpitied music player won slates reader.
To our knowledge, this is the first time we have come across oled used in a portable media player and microsoft has made a distinction to include the high performance display in the zune hd to differentiate from the dominate apple ipods which uses traditional tft lcds. There were fortytwo games and twenty other applications officially released. The other design highlight of the zune hd is the use of an amoled display 3. Zune is now also available on your xbox live and you can receive instant hd video streaming from zune on your xbox 360. Microsoft mad and looking for an alternative to the ipod touch. I loved my 16gb zune hd so much that i bought a second one for redundancy, plus. I have my collection on media player and it its simple to configure the zune software to pull the music from your default music location. We take a look back at the microsoft zune hd, an oled touchscreen multimedia device that was softwarewise, the precursor the windows phone os devices of today. Download zune software for your zune hd and mp3 player. Microsoft has announced plans to release a 64gb zune hd model to compliment its current 16gb and 32gb models.
The need to convert video to a zune hd format via the zune software. It was a direct competitor with apples ipod touch series of mobile devices. Microsoft introduces a powerful new zune media player, pc. Microsoft zune hd 16gb whats inside electronic products. The 32gb model holds roughly 48 hours of standard definition video, 10 hours of high definition video and music is what youre into. Conditions of use privacy notice interestbased ads. From hd output to a revamped marketplace, microsofts mediaplayerthatcould gives cupertino legit competition for the first time. How to update your zune or zune hd firmware without microsoft. There was a lot of potential in the hwsoftware that it still hasnt lived up to ouside of the offical ms firmware updates. Zune applications were mobile apps and games that were available for microsofts zune portable media players.
Buy the microsoft zune hd 16gb mp4 player at tigerdirect. I found a lot to like about the zune hd and the zune 4. After you give your zune hd a name, and configure some other settings, and then youre ready to use your player again. Microsoft s new zune hd comes out tuesday with new features, design and interface. Videos on the player are downscaled to fit the screen at 480 x 272not hd resolution. This video is on how to update your zune or zune hd without microsoft servers. We take a look back at the microsoft zune hd, an oled touchscreen multimedia device that was softwarewise, the precursor the windows.
This version is the same size as its predecessor, comes with more memory, zune 3. Selecting a language below will dynamically change the. Before downloading it, make sure that your system meets the following requirements. Just purchased one of the 5 remaining unopened zune hd digital media players left in the world. Microsoft zune hd portable media player revealed zdnet. Microsoft zune hd 16gb portable media player teardown.
Zune hd games and applications were available in the apps section of zune marketplace for free. Learn about the microsoft zune hd 16gb mp4 player at tigerdirect. Microsoft zune hd mp3 players for sale in stock ebay. The zune hd also will play your videos on the go in its sharp, brilliant oled screen. In an effort to bolster its attempts to compete with the ipod, microsoft has reduced its already comparatively low zune hd prices.
Selecting a language below will dynamically change the complete page content. So i made a folder in my appdata local microsoft zune folder called applications and i extracted the zip file you provided. The zune hd will launch with 16gb and 32gb storage capacities. Not sure about the zune account, i dont really use it much. But unlike those ithings, the zune has the ability to share anything with other zunes within the wireless range. Usb sync data transfer charger power cable cord for microsoft zune 80 zune 120 zune 4 zune 8 zune 16 zune 30gb 4gb 8gb 80gb 120gb zune hd 16gb 32gb 64gb. Microsoft will seed the market with new users by turning them on to the possibilities of the zune brand. This refurbished brown microsoft zune is the way to play it. The zune hd is a portable media player in the zune product family released on september 15, 2009 by microsoft. New genuine zune g7d00001 hd av dock for microsoft zune. Watch hd movies, tv shows, and more on your hdtv directly from your zune hd. Hd radio for more stations, better sound, and no fees.
Right click on the file and choose open withcompressed zipped folders. I have recently purchased a zune hd and its got a lot of artists on it with the album art so even if i could keep this art it would be something. The strategy is so critical to zunes success that microsofts press release leads with the news. Just connect via the zune hd av dock to your hdtv both sold separately to watch 720p hd video. Microsoft zune hd 32gb platinum media player techhive. Its been an unnecessarily slow, cruel death for zune. Hes got a little cheap noname brand mp3 player and hes filled it up. Some of the games were multiplayercapable and could be played with other zune devices within wireless reach. Microsoft zune hd 32gb platinum media player network world. How to update the firmware on your zune, without microsoft, dammit. The zune hd is a portable video and music player with a great touchscreen interface. While this also comes up with the ipod touch, i found that the zune software is a bit slower at this task, meaning your sync takes a bit longer.
The new zune hd touchscreen media player is now available at retail, and a powerful update to the zune pc software is free for download. Microsoft to release 64gb zune hd the microsoft blog. I cant obviously add my music without wiping it and it will remove all the art so will wait for confirmation here, in case theres a. On september 15, microsoft and its retail partners began selling the zune hd in the u. Microsoft zune hd 16gb product manual pdf download. In order to use the player you will have to download zune 4. Microsoft promptly fixed this following an outcry among zune hd owners in. Of course, it has 30gb of space, handling pictures, music or video. The zune hd is a portable media player in the zune product family released on september 15. The microsoft zune hd is the zune that i wish microsoft had released last year. Victure mp3 player 100h standby 8g portable lossless sound hifi music player with headphone fm radio 1. Stay entertained on the go with the zune hd 16 gb digital media player.1477 1032 912 1162 1083 1261 45 750 126 1147 1168 131 1454 678 394 616 1384 390 1045 162 1426 544 835 304 723 211 741 1360 1461 268 590 689 234 1110 911 230 1460 307 693 301 1027 943 1278 321 314 371 1363 512 168