Microsoft 64GB Zune HD Launching April 12

Microsoft has been sending out invitations to selected journos for an April 12 event with an over-riding theme of “It’s time to share“. While it is not totally clear what the event is going to be about, there are speculations that the event shall unveil the new 64GB Zune HD to the market.

According to PC Magazine, the new model Zune HD shall be available at a price of $349.99 and shall sell from This follows a drop in prices of the smaller versions of Zune HD late last week. The 16GB and 32GB versions of Zune HD are now available at a price of $199.99 and $269.99 respectively.

As you may recall, the Zune HD was launched in September 2009 and comes with a 3.3″ multi-touch OLED screen and also includes features like wireless syncing, web browser and HD radio.

[via Yahoo, Engadget]