Napster Mobile launched on AT&T Wireless

Nov 03 2004 - 09:22 AM ET | AT&T Wireless, Data
Napster today launched a mobile service available for the Audiovox SMT5600 (currently a AT&T Wireless exclusive in the US). Napster To Go will enable the SMT5600 to be the first mobile phone in the US that has the ability to transfer and play an unlimited number of full-length songs on the go. Pricing is set at $14.95 a month, but you can also play material purchased from the regular Napster and the Napster Light store. bq. The Audiovox SMT5600 comes with 28.5mb of internal flash memory which can hold up to 6 songs. Consumers can purchase miniSD memory chips for additional song storage in either 128mb or 256mb varieties, which can hold approximately two and four hours of songs respectively. MiniSD chips are currently widely available for under $25 each. Expected to officially debut later this year with the release of Napster 3.0, Napster To Go is currently available via a plug-in to the Windows Media Player 10.