5M Mobile Music Downloads Per Day In Japan

According to the latest Mobile Music Japan newsletter from Eurotechnology “5 million music downloads to mobile phones are sold every day in Japan according to our estimates — 99.8% of music downloads are to mobile phones and 0.2% are to PCs and portable MP3 players.”
Keeping up the music wars KDDI/AU has launched a 4-GB Music HDD Phone which can hold 2000 songs. It also launched Lismo, an integrated online/mobile music store which “competes in the same arena as iPod/iTunes”.