ZEN X-Fi with Wireless LAN

Features


FREE MUSIC | 15 Songs | 3 Months Streaming

Your FREE Gift with Purchase - Buy a ZEN, Get FREE Music!
Get 15 FREE MP3 songs and listen to 3 months of unlimited, on-demand streaming music from Napster's catalog of over 8 Millions songs with the purchase of any qualifying ZEN player. After you place your order, we will send you an email with instructions to access your FREE music. Hurry, expires January 30, 2010.


Experience your MP3 music as the artist originally intended with ZEN X-Fi - the first player to restore the quality of compressed music with award-winning X-Fi Xtreme Fidelity Audio technology.

Indulge in rich audio where you can hear your music in crystal clear clarity. Take in guitar strumming, crisp cymbal clashes and deep pounding bass as detail lost during file compression are now beautifully restored.


The built-in X-Fi technology intelligently moves a conventional left/right earphone stereo source away from your ears, virtually expanding it for an audio experience with a breathtakingly realistic depth of field. You'll feel as if you were listening to your music from a pair of high end speakers.

Built with X-Fi technology
Experience the very essence of music perfection as you listen to audio in crystal clear clarity. Hear your music the way it was always meant to be heard.

True mobility
You can now stream music and photos wirelessly from your PC to your player within a home network. With the ZEN X-Fi, experience the sound of perfection wherever you go.

Stay in touch on the go
Stay connected with friends on Yahoo Messenger or Windows Live Messenger on the go 1 . Set up your ZEN X-Fi chat account here.

Premium, High-Quality Earphones
The EP-830 earphones give you optimum comfort together with excellent noise-isolation capability.

Sleek beauty
A pocket-sized player that weighs a mere 2� ounces , ZEN X-Fi sports attractive curves with a graceful finish.

No need for external speakers
Be the life of the party as you share your music out loud with the powerful built-in speaker.

More content, endless enjoyment
Increase the size of your portable media library with an SD or SDHC card. Creative ZEN X-Fi supports a wide variety of SD/SDHC memory cards.

Rich pictures, sharp detail
Immerse yourself in the brilliant 2.5" TFT screen with 16.7 million colors as you watch your movies and view your pictures.

Switch to radio
Catch the latest hits on the music scene with the integrated FM radio. 32 station presets let you switch stations with ease.

Wide audio support
Listen to your music in multiple supported formats such as MP3, WMA and AAC, including non-protected .m4a files from iTunes® Plus. Download Creative Centrale to rip, transfer and manage your media content easily.

Get ZENcast
Enjoy the ultimate collection of free video and audio podcast channels on www.zencast.com . Manage all your favorite subscriptions with ZENcast Organizer and experience the best of the free-to-share formats available.

Capture important information
Record your important meetings or personal audio memos with the integrated voice recorder.

Create the right mood
Set audio effects to enhance your overall music listening experience. Choose from 8 EQ presets or customize your own EQ and enhance it all with bass boost and smart volume controls.

Personalized alarm alert
Start the day on the right note with your very own alarm tone. You can even set the alarm for any day of the week.

Good listening practices
Creative cares about your hearing. Learn more on how to listen smart.



Accessorize it
Select optional accessories to enhance your ZEN X-Fi experience. You can take your ZEN to the gym or for a run with an armband. Or protect it with a stylish silicon skin, soft leather case, and a screen protector. Party with a small, but powerful TravelSound ZEN X-Fi portable speaker system. If you're traveling on a plane, you might also consider a pair of Aurvana In-Ear Earphones.

Which ZEN player is right for you?
ZEN X-Fi 8GB is also available if you don't desire wireless streaming functions. Compare ZENs to narrow in on the Creative ZEN MP3 player that best suits your needs.

"The X-Fi has better sound, superb headphones, an amazing feature set, expandable storage via an SD card slot, an easy-to-use interface that will please users who don't want to work with a touch screen, and--here's the kicker--the ability to stream and download music from your PC wirelessly. It looks great, too, and it costs about half as much as Apple's current Wi-Fi-enabled iPod Touch players."

"The masses may continue to think iPod first when they need a new MP3 player--but it will be a shame if they do. The X-Fi is arguably the most innovative, feature-packed player on the market, and it's an absolute steal for the price." Creative Zen X-Fi MP3 Player
August 18, 2008

REVIEWS

Luxury Insider

"A demonstration of Creative's X-Fi Crystalizer and X-Fi Expand technology (it restores the highs and lows of music typically lost during compression to the MP3 format) at the Screening Room in Singapore was suitably impressive as the difference in the quality of sound was immediately apparent."

ZEN X-Fi with Wireless LAN

2008-07-01

Hardwarezone

"All in all, we were impressed with the ZEN X-Fi. For such a compact portable media player, its audio quality is impeccable and truly class-leading. X-Fi technology is a real gem."

ZEN X-Fi with Wireless LAN

2008-07-01

Domain-b

"AS PMP's go, this is by far one of the most feature-rich players around now, with a wider array of supported formats and greater functionality than the iconic iPod. 16GB and 32GB versions of the ZEN X-Fi are also on the cards with support for Wi-Fi connectivity on the cards in the latter. All in all this is one Cool PMP that towers above the rest, notwithstanding its diminutive size."

ZEN X-Fi with Wireless LAN

2008-10-01

A Closer Look

System Requirements

Minimum System Requirements

Microsoft® Windows XP (SP 2 or higher), Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows Vista™
USB 1.1 port (USB 2.0 recommended)
Windows Media Player 10 or higher
130MB free hard drive space (more for audio content storage)
Public/authorized Wireless LAN (IEEE 802.11 b/g) for wireless access

Package Contents

Retail Box Contents

Creative ZEN X-Fi
Installation CD
Quick start guide
Wireless function quick guide
EP-830 noise isolating in-ear earphones
USB 2.0 cable

Warranty

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