Laser T9 Probably Won’t Threaten The iPod

Laser T9 Probably Won’t Threaten The iPod
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Aussie company Laser has just launched a new MP3/MP4 player called the T9. Despite its decent enough spec sheet and attractive price point though, I highly doubt Apple is quaking in their booties.

The T9 has a 3-inch full colour touchscreen, inbuilt accelerometer and vibrate function, microSD card slot, voice recorder and FM radio functions. It supports a range of file formats and has 4GB of storage inside for just $110.

Part of me wonders why smaller companies try and take on Apple in this market. A Microsoft with a Zune HD – yeah, that makes sense. But something like this will just end up buried under the weight of the billions of dollars Apple will make selling iPods without really doing anything to them…