Anticipating your need for a summertime beach blanket boombox, Creative is now selling a version of its Travelsound portable speaker made just for the
The difference in price is reflected by a new feature: a built-in FM radio receiver that integrates with your iPod. Just like Apple's
The Travelsound i85's rechargeable battery is rated at 15 hours of playback, and offers a multicolored LED to indicate how much charge is left. You also get a Mini-USB port for charging and syncing to your computer. Creative also throws in a little stand that can hold the Nano in landscape view for watching movies. Of course, if you're watching movies at the beach, you really don't deserve to be there--but I imagine this thing would work well for camping, too.