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31 August 2006

Find Your ZEN - Creative Debuts the Hottest MP3
Players and Live! Cams at COMEX 2006

  • Be the First in the World to Experience the Latest MP3 Players - Widescreen ZEN Vision W, 60GB ZEN Vision:M, Trendy ZEN V Plus & ZEN Neeon 2
  • A New Way To Be Seen & Heard with the Latest Series of Creative Live! Cams
  • Take a Step into the Future with the New Audio Standard - Xtreme Fidelity
Date: 31 August - 3 September 2006 (Thursday to Sunday)  
Time: 12 noon - 9 pm  
Venue: Singapore Expo, Hall 5  
Booth No: 5121  


Just when you thought things cannot get any better than this, Creative has outdone itself. Yet again. At COMEX 2006, Creative debuts its best lineup of the hottest digital entertainment products ever! Starting with MP3 players, be among the first in the world to experience the big, bold and beautiful 4.3-inch widescreen Creative ZEN Vision W, the award-winning Creative ZEN Vision:M now in 60GB memory capacity, the miniature wonder Creative ZEN V Plus, or the trendy and versatile Creative ZEN Neeon 2. There is a ZEN for everyone. You can now bring your music, photos and video anywhere you go, anyway you want them - in style!

Also making its first appearance at the show is Creative's latest series of Live! Cams. The Creative Live! Cam Voice and Creative Live! Cam Video IM Pro let you not just be seen, but be heard as well. Visitors looking for the best value in town will rejoice that many hot Creative gadgets come bundled with great free gifts including the most fashionable portable speakers and high performance headphones.

What's more, be entertained by our special Hip Hop dance performance from The Illers at the Creative booth on 2 September 2006. These electrifying performers will showcase Creative's hottest MP3 players and other gadgets with their groovy dance moves and showmanship. Four performances will be held between 2 - 5 pm. So come on down to the Creative booth, you can be sure to Find Your ZEN.

Introducing...... The Hottest Lineup of MP3 Players & Portable Entertainment Centres
Making their first official worldwide appearances are four brand new incredible video-enabled MP3 players that let you enjoy your music, photos and videos - anytime, anywhere you go - in style!

  • Creative ZEN Vision W 30GB - Big, bold and beautiful 4.3-inch widescreen portable entertainment centre that plays up to 240 hours of video, up to 15,000 songs and tens of thousands of photos @ S$649.
  • Creative ZEN Vision:M 60GB - Now includes a USB Host feature that allows transferring of digital images and data files easily from a camera or card reader to the player without the PC @ S$599 (For pre-order only).
  • Creative ZEN V Plus - Small and beautiful video-enabled flash player that packs in a punch. 4GB @ S$329, 2GB @ S$269 and 1GB @ S$199.
  • Creative ZEN Neeon 2 - Find your music a mate with this fashionable player and create your personal style with optional Creative Stik-On skins. 2GB @ S$269, 1GB @ S$199. Available in black, silver, pink, blue and light orange colours.

Other Great Offers on Selected MP3 Players:

Introducing...... Creative Live! Cams - A Better Way To Be Seen And Heard
Creative is proud to introduce our new Creative Live! Cam webcams with their unrivaled voice quality and stunning video that enhances the entire audio and visual communications experience. The star product, Creative Live! Cam Voice features the breakthrough Directional Live! Audio™ technology for unrivaled voice clarity and noise reduction, making video messaging in busy public environments a breeze! Available at S$169, it comes bundled with free Creative Earphones EP-480 (worth S$29) specially for the show. The family of Creative Live! Cam webcams include the Creative Live! Cam Video IM (S$49), Creative Live! Cam Video IM Pro (S$89), Creative Live! Cam Notebook Pro (S$89) and Creative Live! Cam Vista IM (S$29).

Introducing...... Creative DiVi CAM 516 - Multi-Tasking Has Never Been More Affordable
Our latest multi-functional digital video camera, Creative DiVi CAM 516, with additional functions such as a digital camera, MP3 player, voice recorder and webcam, has just become more affordable at S$249. Bundled with free Creative Earphones EP-480 (worth S$29) specially for the show, the deal has never been sweeter!

Extreme Audio Experience...... Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Audio Solutions
Come experience pure audio fiesta at the Xtreme Fidelity demo stations - Creative's revolutionary audio solutions have become more affordable with these special show prices:

  • Sound Blaster X-Fi Platinum @ $309 with free Creative Noise Cancellation Headphones HN-700 (worth $129)
  • Sound Blaster X-Fi XtremeMusic @ $199 with free Creative Noise Cancellation Headphones HN-505 (worth $69)
  • PCMCIA Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS Notebook @ $229 with free Creative Webcam Instant Skype™ Edition (worth $49)

Exhilarating Audio Performance...... Creative Speakers Systems & Headphones

  • The THX-certified Creative GigaWorks THX G500 is an immensely powerful 5.1 sound system that delivers 310 watts of raw power for awesome and robust sound effects. At an affordable price of S$399, it comes with a pair of free MT1500 Speaker Stands worth S$58!
  • Bring the theatrical experience home with the Creative Inspire T6060. Its unique 2-way satellite design and T-series precision tweeter provides unmatched performance and change the way you experience 3D games or theatre-pounding movie playback. This showstopper is available for S$139 and also comes with a free pair of MT1500 Speaker Stands worth S$58.
  • Go green with the environmentally-safe and trendy portable Creative PoPz Speakers. Designed with a patent-pending EZ-zip™ cable management, these hip speakers can easily power up without the use of batteries. Available at a special show price of S$41, they are the perfect companion for those on the move.
  • Experience pristine audio quality with the recently-launched Creative ZEN Aurvana in-ear ear buds and the Creative SL3100 Wireless Headphones. These high performance earphones are great companions for your latest MP3 players.

Stay Connected...... Creative Internet DECT Phone and Webcam
Also available at the show are the easy-to-use Skype™-certified Creative Internet DECT Phone and Creative WebCam Instant Skype™ Edition to help you stay connected with your loved ones and friends overseas at the touch of a button. The Creative Internet DECT Phone is priced at $149 with a free Creative Webcam Instant Skype™ Edition (worth $49).

About Creative
Creative (NASDAQ: CREAF) is a worldwide leader in digital entertainment products for PC users. Famous for its Sound Blaster® sound cards and for launching the multimedia revolution, Creative is now driving digital entertainment on the PC platform with products like its highly acclaimed MuVo® and ZEN portable audio players. Creative's innovative hardware, proprietary technology, applications and services leverage the Internet, enabling consumers to experience high-quality digital entertainment -- anytime, anywhere.

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This announcement relates to products launched in Asia Pacific. The product names, content, prices and availability are subject to change and may differ elsewhere in the world according to local factors and requirements. Creative and the Creative logo are registered trademarks of Creative Technology Ltd. in the U.S. and other countries. All other brand and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.