New Details: Samsung Yepp YH-999 Portable Media Center

samsung yepp yh 999The Samsung Yepp YH-999 Portable Media Center (PMC) will start shipping to North America this July. This is great news for people (myself included) who have been waiting to get their hands on the slickest of all the pre-production PMCs. We also found out (via some press material) that the Yepp YH-999 is the first PMC that is capable of receiving both standard TV broadcast signals and the future Digital Multimedia Broadcasting (DMB) signal (F.Y.I. Korea is upgrading to DMB in the second half of 2004).

400 Mhz PXA 225 CPU
3.5″ TFT Color LCD – 320 x 240
Windows Media Video playback up to 700Kbps
20GB (1.8″ HDD)
USB 2.0
Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Composite video output port (for TV playback)
Dimensions – 3.8″ x 4.2″ x 0.8″
Weight – 7.9 ounces

Media Formats:

Optional Items:
IR Remote
Charging Cradle
Composite A/V out cable

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