On Aug. 21, flash storage specialist SanDisk launched a new high-end digital-music player, the e280.
Priced at $249.99, the e280 has storage capacity of 8GB, or roughly 2,000 songs. At the low end of the line, the 2GB e250 now costs $139.99. The e200 models have a 1.8-inch screen and feature a digital FM tuner and voice recorder.
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