The World’s First Solar Powered Portable Media Player

by Rob on March 21, 2008


Media Street, Inc. recently introduced the world's first solar powered portable media player. The Solar PMP sports a screen resolution of 320 x 240 and weighs in at 5.5" x 3" x 1". On top of playing or displaying music, photos, videos and games, it can also charge your other mobile devices on the go. It has 1 GB of memory with an SD card slot with a 2GB SD card maximum capacity.

Here are some of the tech specs:

  • Included charger powers most portable devices such as mobile phones, MP3/MP4 players, laptops, digital cameras and other portable Lithium battery devices
  • Supports music formats: MP1, MP2, MP3, WMA, WAV, ADPCM, AMR
  • Play video: support AVI format film play achieves QVGA@25f/s fluent MPEG4 video (320 x 240) and provides video bookmark function
  • View photos: JPEG, BMP, GIF
  • Game simulator: supports FC/GB/GBC/MD 8/16 bit simulator expansion developed by third parties; compatible with NES/GB/GBC/SEGA game ROM
  • Read books: supports TXT format
  • Read books while listening to MP3 music
  • E-book with reading capacity: will read out loud any TXT file in Chinese or English
  • User-friendly menu with relevant animated instructions
  • USB 2.0 port
  • OS: Windows 98/98SE/ME/2000/XP/Linux 2.4+/Mac OS 9

And here's a short clip of the PMP [Hat tip to Gear Live for the video]:


At $169, the eMotion Solar PMP is perfect for you off-the-grid gamers.

[via inhabitat]

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