Irvine, Calif. - MP3 maker
is jumping on the e-reader bandwagon and will provide its first model for the U.S. market in the first quarter of 2010.
The Story is a non-wireless e-reader with a 6-inch E Ink display and a slim form factor. It will include a voice recorder, MP3 player and a personal organizer with a scheduler and memo pad. The unit has 2GB of internal memory and an SD card capacity of 16GB. It can store more than 13,000 book titles and is compatible with EPUB, PDF and Microsoft Office document files. Battery life is 100 hours.
The Story will be unveiled officially at International CES with pricing and e-book content to be announced.