Microsoft Zune HD touch-screen media player is now available at retail with a black 16GB version for $219.99 and a platinum 32GB version for $289.99. The device will have an organic light-emitting diode (OLED) multitouch screen, an NVIDIA Tegra HD processor and HD Radio capabilities with software advancements such as the new Quickplay menu, a well-featured Web browser, and engaging music and video playback features to deliver a new portable listening and viewing experience.
Zune HD features 3D games such as Project Gotham Racing: Ferrari Edition, Vans Sk8: Pool Service and Audiosurf Tilt. Microsoft will later release Twitter for Zune and Facebook for Zune. Games can be added to Zune HD via Zune Marketplace over the Wi-Fi connection or when connected to the Zune PC software.
Users will soon receive instant HD Video streaming from Zune on the XBox 360.