said Nancy Anderson, CEO of AudioFeast.
Mountain View, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2005
AudioFeast, the leader in digital radio for MP3 players, today announced its service will ship pre-bundled on the new SanDisk SansaÂ e100 series of small, portable digital music players. Now available at select national retailers, the new line of MP3 players use embedded flash memory to store many hours of digital music and includes an SD card slot for additional storage capacity. Consumers who purchase the new flash-based players will now have a complete, ready-to-use portable audio solution, allowing easy accessibility to AudioFeastÂs expansive selection of music and premier talk and entertainment radio programs.
AudioFeast is the easiest way to keep your MP3 loaded with todayÂs best music, news, sports and entertainment programs. The commercial-free digital radio service offers a blend of over 400 programs, including over 100 channels dedicated to music alone. SanDisk Sansa customers are able to try the service for 60 days free of charge, and then continue to receive the service for as low as $3.99 a month.
ÂIn addition to providing high-quality sound, expandable storage capacity and a carefully crafted industrial design, we want our listeners to have access to a broad range of listening content,Â said Eric Bone, director of retail product marketing at SanDisk. ÂTo do this, we partnered with AudioFeast to offer one of the easiest to use, best commercial-free radio programming available for MP3 players.Â
AudioFeast enables SanDisk listeners and consumers to discover fresh music and talk by aggregating programming from 100 content partners, including the most popular Internet radio stations, nationally syndicated talk, entertainment and sports shows and an assortment of independent media outlets and programs from around the globe, including the BBC, NPR, Sports Byline, Discovery and A&E, to name a few. AudioFeast subscribers select their favorite channels at http://www.audiofeast.com, and the content is refreshed each time they sync their MP3.
ÂSanDisk is a very important addition to AudioFeast's fast-growing family of technology platform and marketing partners," said Nancy Anderson, CEO of AudioFeast. "The SanDisk-AudioFeast bundle delivers incredible value to consumers and is a great way to jump start their digital music experience.Â
AudioFeast is the first to market digital radio service that easily brings commercial-free music, news, sports and entertainment programming to MP3 players, portable devices and PCs. Built on its patent pending Virtual Broadcast Network, AudioFeast delivers popular radio programs to a variety of portable devices, and over networks, with far greater ease-of-use, reliability and cost efficiency than traditional distribution methods. Founded in 2002, the company is privately funded. For more information, visit http://www.audiofeast.com.
SanDisk is the original inventor of flash storage cards and is the worldÂs largest supplier of flash data storage card products using its patented, high-density flash memory and controller technology. SanDisk is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA and has operations worldwide, with more than half its sales outside the U.S.
Krause Taylor Associates for AudioFeast
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