SanDisk has launched the SANSA c200 MP3 player at IFA 2006 in Berlin, Germany.

The new player, is an update to the company's C100 player and features either a 1GB or 2GB capacity and a Micro SD card slot for further memory expansion.

Like the Sansa e200 range, the player will sport a bright LCD colour screen, microphone with quick record button and up to 15 hours playback via the units removable rechargeable battery.

Sporting a thin profile (1.3” x 3.1” x .6”), light weight (1.51 ounces with battery, 1.09 without) and a durable plastic case, SanDisk is hoping that the player will appeal to sports users.

The 2GB model will cost around £60 when it launches in the UK in October. In the US is will cost $99.