By Richard Menta 8/19/06
When you see the words "Max", "Sin" and "Touch" together what are you supposed to think? An MP3 player? Yeah...sure, that's what I was thinking about, what else?. Maybe Maxfield's newest MP3 player, the MAX-SIN Touch, is supposed to sound like Mac-in-tosh when said fast and that probably sounded clever to whatever Asian company assembled this thing.
Whatever the name source, the nano-inspired Maxfield does look striking in its simplicity. Maybe it is the blood red navigation keys that should prove popular with grooving satanists and Catholic priests the world over. The MAX-SIN Touch's dimensions at 3.17" x 1.3" x 0.29" dimensions actually better the iPod Nano's sleek 3.5" x 1.6" x 0.27" shell. The unit only "maxes" out at 1GB of memory (there is a 512MB version also) and there are few features to speak of, but the MAX-SIN Touch does have a voice recorder and a two color OLED display. The unit plays OGG too, along with the standard MP3/WMA support. No price has been released yet, but figure somewhere in the $100 range when it ships early this fall.
Maxfield MAX-SIN Touch
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