It appears the Zune HD's days are officially numbered.
Speculation about the fate of Microsoft's troubled digital device was rekindled today when it mysteriously vanished from Microsoft's Zune Web site. Then it magically reappeared.
Microsoft representatives did not immediately respond to a request for comment. But the following statement on a Zune support page appears to confirm the demise of the Zune player:
We recently announced that, going forward, Windows Phone will be the focus of our mobile music and video strategy, and that we will no longer be producing Zune players. So what does this mean for our current Zune users? Absolutely nothing. Your device will continue to work with Zune services just as it does today. And we will continue to honor the warranties of all devices for both current owners and those who buy our very last devices.
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