By Richard Menta 7/22/07
The Venzero LinQ is that make's flagship digital portable and it is a decent unit when you look at the details. First off the LinQ offers WiFi, just like the iPod touch, but unlike the touch it allows you to stream media direct from your PC to your player. It also supports wireless Net radio access a cool feature when you are sipping espresson at the local coffee shop and don't care for the tunes softly broadcast from their speakers.
The Venzero LinQ offers a relatively light 4GB of memory, though there is an SD expansion slot. The LinQ has a decent sized 2.4" TFT LCD, but resolution at 240 x 320 pixel is below the 640 x 480 res of the iPod touch. The LinQ comes with an FM tuner and voice recording and handles audio files in the MP3, WMA, WAV, AAC and OGG formats. Video files can be played in the WMV and MPEG4 formats. The Venzero sells for $199, pretty good for a WiFi unit.
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