Microsoft promises fresh Zune models in 2009
More models, good. More availability, better.
Microsoft has revealed that new Zune models are coming this year. The iPod rival hasnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t had an overwhelmingly impressive run in life and struggled especially over Xmas, but theyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢re solid, sensibly priced players. Microsoft obviously still hopes to turn the tide on Apple somehow, and a new model wouldnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t go amiss.
Details on what we can expect from the Ã¢â‚¬Å“next generation of Zune innovationÃ¢â‚¬Â are still scarce. All we know is that Microsoft is planning hardware and software updates. ThatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s a pretty clear indication that a new model is on the cards, though whether it will be a radical departure from the current Zune design is still an unknown.
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