iriver clix: iPod Killer or Wannabee?

May 18th, 2006 | By | Category: iPods & Portable Media Players

iriver has introduced the clix portable media player, a new media player that integrates with the just-released version of Windows Media Player 11 and the public beta of MTV Networks’ URGE digital music service.

At $199, the iriver clix offers a competitive feature set, including a 2GB memory capacity, a color display, digital FM tuner, enhanced photo viewing, video playback, and FlashLite game support.

iRiver iClix
“The combined integration of the iriver clix with WMP11 and the URGE digital music service offers consumers more choices for obtaining digital content,” said Jonathan Sasse, president and CEO of iriver America.


  • Capacity: 2GB
  • Display: 2.2″ Color TFT
  • Media: Video/Music/Photos
  • Games: FlashLite 2.0
  • Optimized for Windows Media Player 11
  • Simple synchronization with URGE music service
  • Supports URGE music feeds and custom playlists
  • “Now Playing” screen features album art, song ratings, quick play lists and next song preview
  • Optimized photo synching through Windows Media Player 11
  • Integrated digital FM tuner and FM recorder
  • Built-in voice recorder
  • Easily select portrait or landscape viewing modes
  • Customize interface with preloaded wallpaper or any photo
  • Innovative direct click interface
  • Convenient programmable SmartKey allows quick access to common functions
  • Support for MP3, Windows Media Audio (WMA) and OGG music files
  • Support for MPEG4 Simple Profile QVGA (15fps) video
  • Rapid USB 2.0 music transfers

iriver clix Includes:

  • iriver clix 2GB multimedia player
  • Easy Start installation CD
  • Preloaded content including a selection of music, videos, photos, wallpapers and games
  • Carrying case with screen cleaner
  • iriver earphones
  • USB 2.0 cable
  • Printed manual
  • 1 year limited warranty

Pricing and Availability
The 2GB iriver clix is priced at US $199.99 and is available now.

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  1. IRIVER says:

    wanna be? whatu talking bout iriver was 1 year bfor ipod they;re the wannabees

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