The Kanex Group has released Air Whisper 1.3 its software MP3 player for Mac OS X.

This solution consumes fewer system resources than other MP3 players, the company claims.

Air Whisper floats above other applications for ease-of-access, and offers customizable skins. The Carbonized application also runs on OS 9.x.

Features include easy switching between albums, a hierarchical Menu in the album list, automatic album-list creation, the capacity to sort tracks by album, artist or folder name, and both Constant and variable bit rate playback support.

It costs $10.