Are you someone who needs some Bach or Black Sabbath to round out that perfect wilderness experience? High Gear has just what you need! The Trail Audio 512 is a solid state MP3 player and an FM radio—all in a compact 3.5 oz, carabineer clip package with up to 17 hours of play on a single AAA battery.
We may risk revocation of our Sierra Club membership for such an indulgence but we can’t resist. We’re on the fast track to get one of the first units to try out.
High Gear Trail Audio 512 Built in 512mb flash memory Plays MP3, WMA, and ADPCM formats Equalizer (Pop, Classic, Jazz, Rock and user defined) Built in USB 2.0 Negative black LCD with White backlight FM radio with 12 station presets FM recording with MP3 quality Splash proof construction (splash seals on all buttons) Up to 17 hours continuous play Skip free solid state memory Simple drag and drop for music and data files Windows (98 or higher) + Mac OS 10 Line-in audio recording from other sources
Detachable Carabineer clip High-performance Head-contoured headphones included 5.50 x 1.25 x 0.63 in (14 x 3.2 x 1.6 cm) One AAA battery Arm-band carrier optional accessory
"High Gear Trail Audio 512," by Alan Dixon. BackpackingLight.com (ISSN 1537-0364). http://backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/high_gear_trail_audio.html, 2004-12-23 03:00:00-07.