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[Engadget/FCC] Creative Zen X-Fi gets FCC's nod of approval

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Somebody call grandma, Creative's Zen X-Fi player just passed its FCC exam and is now ready to make a living on its own. While most of the information is locked down, it's pretty clear by that label that we can expect at least one version of the X-Fi to ship with 32GB of flash memory. Testing was done across a trio of 802.11b/g channels so that's a lock as well. While an appearance on the FCC site doesn't guarantee that the device will be sold in the US (we're looking at you, Japanese FOMA phones), we're guessing that a US launch announcement will come any day now. Although at this point, we'd settle for Creative just making the X-Fi series official so all this speculation can come to an end.
looks like 32gb is going to be one of the models! sweet

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creative always had the best mp3 players, so hopefully if it comes to the US, it will be mine
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Agree with kingdavid
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Agree with kingdavid
Google Cowon, try one out, and than come back and tell me what you think.
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I love my Zen......the SD expansion but is nice.
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I like my Zen as well. Too bad I'm not buying stuff from Creative anymore. :/
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I like my Zen as well. Too bad I'm not buying stuff from Creative anymore. :/
you think they care lol? Why aint you buying from them anymore? Because of that whole stupid driver thing?
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A have a Zen aswell. The only thing I hate about it is that you cant charge through wall outlet and the shuffle is terrible. It keeps playing the same 30 songs.
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The only thing I hate about it is that you cant charge through wall outlet and the shuffle is terrible.
Do you have a phone charger that uses mini-USB? That might work out.

Anyways, I want to get this series but I think it would be pretty expensive.
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A have a Zen aswell. The only thing I hate about it is that you cant charge through wall outlet and the shuffle is terrible. It keeps playing the same 30 songs.
Yeah i read that about the shuffle and the charger...

Very wary of this product.... definatly does not stand up the the apple equivalent.

Plus you never know when creative will close their doors on a product and basically say FU. (YES LIKE THE DRIVER ISSUE)
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