If the credit crunch, economic turmoil and the the Red Ring of Death
weren’t enough to worry us there are reports that users of iPod rival
Zune are experiencing the player locking up and refusing to work.
Dubbed "Z2K9", users the world over are seeing their beloved Zunes
loading up only to freeze with a full loading bar. The problem is
affecting owners of the 30GB model.
At the present time, not much is known as to why the problem is
occurring as Microsoft’s support line don’t appear to be open at
When we have a comment from Microsoft over the freezing Zune players
we’ll let you know. In the meantime – go buy an iPod or iPhone – they
are so much better.