Microsoft has announced that its newest Zune HD portable media player will hit US market sometime on coming fall season, which the company claims as the first portable media player that combines integrated HD Radio receiver, HD video output capabilities, 3.3-inch OLED touch screen display (480 x 272 pixels resolution; 16:9 widescreen), Wi-Fi and Internet browser into a single device, aiming to provide users a new level of listening and viewing experiences.


“The Zune music player is an integral part of the overall Zune experience, and we’re proud to be growing and extending our offering beyond the device,” said Enrique Rodriguez, corporate vice president of the Microsoft TV, Video and Music Business Group. “Delivering on Microsoft’s connected entertainment vision, this news marks a turning point for Zune as it brings cross-platform experiences and premium video content to living rooms around the world.”

Update: Complete details on Zune HD