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RCA Lyra Audio/Video Jukebox with 20GB Hard Drive
Model: RD2780

Many of the next-generation MP3 players feature video playback as well as audio for full entertainment devices. The RCA Lyra Audio/Video Jukebox has a 20GB Hard Drive is a good example. As well as playing MP3 and WMA audio files, it can also handle MPEG-1 and MPEG-4 video files. It features a QVGA 320 x 240 display panel for full color video enjoyment. It can also be used to use JPEG photos.

The whole unit is contained in a palm-sized case just bigger than 5" x 3" and weighs just over 10 ounces. You can take the RCA2780 personal digital player with you wherever you go. No worry about a power source -- the rechargeable lithium-ion battery last for hours without needing a recharge.

On the audio side, the RCA RD278 Lyra Audio/Video Jukebox  MP3 or WMA music files. The supported bit rates range from 48 kbps up to 320 kbps in MP3 format and 48 kilobits per second to 160 kbps in WMA format. It even supports the MP3 Pro format with bit rates from 64 kbps to 96 kbps.

The built-in sound processor has four presets for different kinds of music. The volume is digitally controlled in the sound specs are impressive by any standards. The RCA Lyra player sounds as great as it looks.

The 20GB hard drive on the RCA RD2780 gives you plenty of storage space for both music and videos. It can store up to 80 hours of pre-recorded videos. The fast access time of 12 ms means error free playback for both audio and video.

The RCA Lyra Audio/Video Jukebox with 20GB Hard Drive is not only a playback unit -- it can also record both audio and video. It records audio from an analog input directly to MP3 format, and analog video can be recorded to MPEG-4 format. You can transfer videos directly from your DVD player using the analog inputs or from your computer using the fast USB 2.0 interface.

The RCA RD2780 digital player comes complete with software for managing your video and audio collections and transferring them to the player. The software can operate on both Windows and Macintosh computers.


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