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PocketPlay: The First Gaming MP3 Player with 8-bit Sega games

CeBIT, Hall 25, Booth E101
[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Taiwan, March 7th, 2006

Lavod Corporation, famous for high-class MP3 and video handhelds, will introduce its new PocketPlay series in Hannover at CeBit 2006. PocketPlay 320 and PocketPlay 350 offer 20 (320) / 10 (350) 8-bit Sega games, including classics like Sonic Chaos, Ecco The Dolphin, Sonic Spinball, Columns and Fantasy Zone.

Both models impress with a 2.4" TFT Display, Micro Speaker and TV output , turning the handheld console into a TV console, using the included AV cable.

Premium model PocketPlay 350 also offers MP3/WMA playing functionality and a SD Card slot, and USB 2.0 port as well. Playing games and listening to music at the same time is an unique feature. The built-in microphone uses the recording functions of the machine.

"Our PocketPlay products appeal to a younger audience and also to fans of gadgets and retro games, they are affordable for everyone and offer maximum fun for home or mobile entertainment.", says Daniel Liu, CEO.

Lavod will attend this year's CeBit in Hannover and can be found in Hall 25, Booth E101. PocketPlay products will be available in April from various distributors in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.

LAVOD CORPORATION is a young company with digital chic and personal gadgets for video and audio. The primary product line is based on MP3 players with multi-functionality in audio and video. The company is located in Taiwan.

Press contact for Germany, Switzerland, Austria:

CNB Hoffmann - Distribution & Consulting

Peter Hoffmann

email: [email protected] / Phone & Fax: +41 61 753 9815

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