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is a US$199 appliance aimed at retail installations that enables users to display digital content including JPEG images, MPEG 1 and MPEG 2 video, MP3 audio and Windows Media Audio (WMA) format. It supports flash media formats including CompactFlash Type I and II (and IBM Microdrive), SmartMedia, SecureDigital, MultMediaCard, Memory Stick and Memory Stick Pro. All operations are automatic when media are loaded into the device, although a remote control included with the POPbox II allows users to manually adjust playback. Outputs include S-Video, composite video and stereo audio.