updated 02:50 pm EST, Tue February 27, 2007
160GB Wolverine player
Wolverine Data today began shipping the Wolverine ESP portable multimedia player with 160GB of storage, offering double the space of Apple's top-end 80GB video iPod. The new player features a 3.6-inch TFT LCD display, and can record TV shows as well as FM radio. Measuring 5.3 x 2.8 x 0.9-inches, the Wolverine ESP 5160 weighs 10.2 ounces and features a built-in 7-in-1 card reader that accepts popular memory card formats. Photographers can offload RAW files from various cameras including select models of Canon, Nikon, Fujifilm, Olympus, Kodak, Pentax, Konica Minolta, Panasonic, Contax, Leica, and Sony. Users can also view, zoom, rotate, and evaluate the EXIF as well as Histogram information from JPEG, bitmap, TIFF, text, and RAW images directly on the player. The Wolverine ESP 5160 is priced at $550, with an 80GB model also available for $380.