With its stylish, curved-back ergonomic design, the 32 GB Cowon S9 video MP3 player is quite the eye-catcher, and the perfect way to enjoy your favorite movies, TV shows, photos, and music on the go. With the S9 resting comfortably in your hand, you’ll enjoy a vibrant 3.3-inch widescreen touchscreen display, Bluetooth support for wireless devices, a voice recorder with built-in microphone, FM radio/recorder, and plenty more, proving that the S9’s beauty is way more than skin deep. This is an Amazon’s product review. Checkout more details bellow.
- 32 GB capacity for about 8,000 songs
- 55 hours of audio or 11 hours of video on a single charge
- 3.3-inch, 16-million color AMOLED display with 480 x 272 pixel resolution
- Supports MP3, WMA, OGG, FLAC, WAV, and APE audio formats; AVI and WMV video formats; JPEG image formats
- 1-year limited warranty
- Display: 16-million color 3.3-inch AMOLED touchscreen
- Display aspect ratio: 16:9
- Display resolution: 480 x 272
- Frequency range: 20Hz ~ 20KHz
- Max output: Stereo, Left 29mW + Right 29mW (16 Ohm earphones)
- S/N ratio: 95dB
- Battery: Built-in rechargeable lithium polymer battery
- Battery charge time (USB): About 5 Hours (at 5V/500mA or higher)
- Battery charge time (USB Power Adapter): About 3 Hours (at 5V/1.0 A or higher)
- Flash memory: 32 GB
- File system: FAT32
- USB interface: USB 2.0 High Speed
- Bluetooth version: Bluetooth ver. 2.0 + EDR
- Bluetooth Profile: A2DP, AVRCP
- FM radio frequency range: 87.5~108 MHz (KR,US,EU), 76~108 MHz (JP)
- Video output: Composite
- Audio output: Stereo
- TV system: NTSC / PAL
- Dimensions: 2.2 x 4.17 x 0.5 inches (W x H x D)
- Weight: 2.7oz (battery included)
- Operating temperature: 0 degrees C ~ 40 degrees C
- System requirements:
- CPU: Pentium III 500Mhz or higher
- Operating system: Windows Vista/XP/2000/ME; MAC OS 10.X/ Linux v2.4 or higher (support only for data transfer)
- USB port: USB 2.0 High Speed recommended
- Movie player file format: AVI, WMV
- Movie player video codec: Xvid SP/ASP, WMV9 SP/MP
- Movie player video resolution: 480 x 272, 30 fps (recommended)
- Movie player audio codec: MPEG1 Layer 1/2/3, WMA
- Movie player subtitle: SMI
- Movie player playback time: Approx. 11 hours
- Music player file format: MP3/2/1, WMA, FLAC, OGG, WAV, APE
- MP3 support: MPEG 1/2/2.5 Layer 3, ~320Kbps, ~48KHz, Mono/Stereo
- WMA support: ~320Kbps, ~48KHz, Mono/Stereo
- OGG support: ~Q10, ~44.1KHz, Mono/Stereo
- FLAC support: Compression Level 0 ~ 8, ~44.1KHz, Mono/Stereo
- WAV support: ~48KHz, 16bit, Mono/Stereo
- APE support: Fast, Normal, High 16Bit, Version 3.97~3.99
- Meta tag formats: ID3 V1, ID3 V2.2/V2.3/V2.4,Vorbis Comment, MP4 Tag
- Equalizer: 5 Band, EQ Filter
- Lyrics display support: LDB 1.0, 2.0
- Playback time: Approximately 55 hours
- Photo file format: JPG
- Text file format: TXT
3.3-Inch AMOLED Display
The S9 boasts a 16-million color, 3.3-inch AMOLED display with a 480 x 272 pixel resolution. Thanks to the low-power display technology, the screen is viewable from virtually any angle. It looks great in the dark and even in direct sunlight. AMOLED turns electric signals into video 1,000 times faster than the speed of conventional LCDs, leaving no ghost images while playing motion pictures.
Intuitive Touchscreen Interface
Cowon S9’s interface has been optimized for its durable anti-scratch touchscreen, with gesture recognition features like zoom-able album art, pictures, and text; TrueType fonts for clear visibility at any zoom level; and more.
The S9 will play AVI and WMV video files, with codec support for Xvid SP/ASP and WMV9 SP/MP. Enjoy all your favorite clips and shows, and just tilt the unit to switch to 16:9 widescreen viewing.
The S9 also makes browsing your content fun and easy. Preview thumbnail images of all your videos before choosing which one to watch. The “Quicklist” feature allows you to preview the files surrounding the one being played–check to see the next file in the queue, whether you’re enjoying music or video.
Finally, the S9 features a composite video out for sending your signal to your television.
The S9 is a full-featured music player with support for MP3, WMA, OGG, FLAC, WAV, and APE formats so you can stick to the format you like.
Get detailed track info on the S9’s screen with meta tag support, and view LDB 1.0 and 2.0 lyrics files while you listen.
The S9’s track control buttons are conveniently placed at the top of the device for easy access while carrying in your pocket–perfect for use on the bus or subway.
JetEffect Music Enhancement
Dial in the perfect sound no matter what you’re listening to, with Cowon’s various enhancement tools:
- BBE: clarifies music
- Mach3Bass: enhances low-frequency bass spectrum
- MP Enhance: restores distorted digital music
- 3D Surround: provides 3D sound effect
- 5-Band EQ: customizable equalizer with adjustable band and bandwidth filter
FM Radio and Recorder
Enjoy your favorite FM radio programming using the S9’s unique “jog shuttle” touchscreen control for selecting stations. Store your favorites in up to 24 user presets, and record live radio for later listening.
Photo and Document Viewer
View or share slideshows of your favorite JPG images, and read your TXT (text) documents wherever you are.
The S9 features built-in Bluetooth 2.0 support (A2DP, AVRCP Profile) for use with various wireless devices. Get rid of those cables and enjoy the benefits.
Digital Clock with Alarm
Set an alarm to play your music or FM radio, and use the sleep timer to drift off to your favorite songs. You also can use the clock to schedule FM recording for a particular time.
Record voice memos, lectures, meetings, or whatever else you need for later, using the built-in microphone. The S9 also supports line-in recording, for grabbing audio from external devices like CD players.
The S9 will give you up to 55 hours of music playback, up to 11 hours of video playback, and up to 350 hours of stand-by sleep mode on a single charge.
The pre-installed Adobe Flash Player lets you enjoy Flash games and other utilities, along with the Flash content present on many websites.
What’s in the Box
Cowon C9, earphones, USB 2.0 cable, manual CD, and quick start guide.