Zune HD Hits Stores This Fall

Microsoft confirms upcoming iPod Touch rival
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted May 27, 2009 3:22 AM CDT
The Microsoft Zune portable media player.   (AP Photo/Microsoft)
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(Newser) – The Zune HD will be out this fall, Microsoft has announced, ending months of speculation. The next-generation media player, designed as a direct rival to the iPod Touch, will feature an organic light-emitting diode touchscreen, an HD radio tuner, and a browser with a customized version of Internet Explorer, reports CNET. No word yet on pricing or capacity.