Thanko wants you to go swimming and still be able to enjoy your favorite music, the company just announced its new waterproof MP3 player dubbed as the “Waterproof MP3 Player LITE 4GB”. The device features an earphone jack which requires the user to screw in the headphones for a water tight seal, allowing them to listen to music under water which makes it an ideal accessory for those who surf, go for daily swim in the ocean or pool and ski.
The Waterproof MP3 Player LITE comes with two different kind of ear pieces; a regular one for everyday use and one for underwater use which consist of three small plugs lined on each side. It comes fitted with a USB 2.0 port which enables recharging by connecting its USB terminal with an attached cable, it takes up to two hours for a complete charge.
Its lightweight with a body mass of only 25 grams so it shouldn’t be a drag while swimming, it comes with 4GB of internal storage and offers up to 8 hours of continuous music playback from a single charge. Its now available and retails for 7,980 yen (including tax).
[Source: Thanko Japan]