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Apple iPod Nano (seventh generation, silver) Reviewed on October 9, 2012 Check prices
Product overview
Apple iPod Nano (seventh generation, silver)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.0 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 1.5 stars out of 3 reviews

The Bottom Line: The seventh-generation iPod Nano is an incredibly compact portable media player with gym-friendly features, but it's overshadowed by the superior value of Apple's iPod Shuffle and fourth-generation iPod Touch. Read review

Specs: 16 GB, 2.5 in, 30 hour(s), 1.1 oz, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion, Audible AAX, AIFF, HE-AAC, WAV, MP3, Audible, Protected AAC, Apple Lossless, Audible AAX+, AAC, 16 GB

Macally PHR-250M4

Specs: Digital AV player, WMA, MP3, WAV, XviD, DivX 5.0, DivX 4.0, MPEG-4, MPEG-2, MPEG-1, DivX 3.11, 3.1 in x 5.4 in x 0.8 in, 7 oz

Panasonic SL-SV570 - CD player - CD
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 2 reviews

Specs: 75 hour(s), 6.4 oz, 2 x Standard battery - AA type

iRiver H10 (5GB, Remix Blue) Reviewed on February 18, 2005 Check prices
Product overview
iRiver H10 (5GB, Remix Blue)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 11 reviews

The Bottom Line: As iRiver's first 5GB entry, the H10 includes nearly every coveted feature, but navigating the player controls can frustrate some users. Read review

Specs: Digital AV player, TFT 1.5 in - Color, MPEG 1 Audio, WMA, Protected WMA (DRM), MP3, MPEG 2.5 Audio, MPEG 2 Audio, 2.2 in x 0.6 in x 3.8 in, 3.4 oz

Apple iPod Nano (1GB, White) Reviewed on September 13, 2005 Check prices
Product overview
Apple iPod Nano (1GB, White)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 8 reviews

The Bottom Line: Thanks to its limited capacity, the gorgeous iPod Nano isn't for everybody, but it sets the standard for MP3 players to come. Read review

Specs: 1 GB, 1.5 in, 14 hour(s), 1.5 oz, Apple Lossless, WAV, MP3, AIFF, Audible, AAC, 1 GB, 1, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion

Visual Land V-Touch Pro - digital player

Specs: 4 GB, 3 in, 6 hour(s), 3.3 oz, 4 GB, Player battery - Rechargeable

Npower fission SpongeBob - digital player

Specs: 12 hour(s), 1.7 oz, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium polymer, 1 GB, MP3, WMA, Protected WMA (DRM 9)

iRiver LPlayer (4GB, pink) Reviewed on June 27, 2008 Check prices
Product overview
iRiver LPlayer (4GB, pink)

The Bottom Line: The Iriver LPlayer is a pint-size version of the well-received Clix. You get most of the same features in a smaller package offered at a pared-down price point. Read review

Specs: 4 GB, 2 in, 12 hour(s), 1.4 oz, MP3, ASF, Ogg Vorbis, WMA, FLAC, 4 GB, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium polymer, 1

Dane-Elec MEIZU Mini Player - digital player

Specs: 1 GB, 2.4 in, 20 hour(s), 1.9 oz, WAV, MP3, Protected WMA (DRM), WMA, Ogg Vorbis, 1 GB, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion

Creative Nomad MuVo (128MB) Reviewed on November 11, 2002 Check prices
Product overview
Creative Nomad MuVo (128MB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.7 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 269 reviews

The Bottom Line: People who get frustrated by unnecessarily complicated technology will love this simple, cleverly designed MP3 player. Read review

Specs: 12 hour(s), 1 oz, MP3, WMA, 1 x Standard battery - AAA type - Alkaline, 128 MB

Creative Zen V (2GB, black) Reviewed on June 28, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
Creative Zen V (2GB, black)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 11 reviews

The Bottom Line: The Creative Zen V is a good choice for anyone looking for a compact flash MP3 player with recording features and great sound quality. However, the more feature-filled Zen V Plus is a better value. Read review

Specs: 2 GB, 1.5 in, 15 hour(s), 1.6 oz, 2 GB, 1, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion, Protected WMA (DRM 9), WAV, MP3, ADPCM, WMA, Audible

SanDisk Sansa e260 (4GB) Reviewed on March 11, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
SanDisk Sansa e260 (4GB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 149 reviews

The Bottom Line: The SanDisk Sansa e200 series offers a boatload of features for a reasonable price, in a package that is much nicer than that of past SanDisk models. For those looking for a high-capacity, compact, skip-free MP3/WMA player, start with the e200 series. Read review

Specs: 4 GB, 1.8 in, 20 hour(s), 2.6 oz, 1, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion, MP3, Protected WMA (DRM), WMA, 4 GB

Creative Zen Vision W (30GB) Reviewed on September 13, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
Creative Zen Vision W (30GB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 50 reviews

The Bottom Line: The bulky but easy-to-use Creative Zen Vision W and its nice screen will dazzle video lovers who don't require video recording. Read review

Specs: Digital AV player, TFT 4.3 in - Color, MP3, WMA, Audible, Protected WMA (DRM), WAV, DivX 5.0, DivX 4.0, WMV, Motion JPEG, MPEG-2, MPEG-4 SP, XviD, MPEG-1, 5.3 in x 0.9 in x 3 in, 9.7 oz

Sony Walkman NWZ-E374BLK - digital player

Specs: 8 GB, 1.77 in, 30 hour(s), 1.8 oz, 8 GB, MP3, WMA, AAC-LC, LPCM, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion

Mach Speed Eclipse 180 - digital player

Specs: 8 GB, 1.8 in, 8 hour(s), - Lithium ion, 8 GB, MP3, WMA, WAV

Rio Cali (256MB) Reviewed on November 10, 2003 Check prices
Product overview
Rio Cali (256MB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.0 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 163 reviews

The Bottom Line: Rio once again delivers one of the spiffier sports-style MP3 players. Read review

Specs: 256 MB, 18 hour(s), 1.8 oz, MP3, WMA, 256 MB, 1 x Standard battery - AAA type - Alkaline

KWorld M101 - digital AV player

Specs: Digital AV player, MP3, WMA, RMVB, MPEG-2, AVI, XviD, DivX, MPEG-1, RM

Mach Speed Eclipse 180G2 - digital player

Specs: 4 GB, 1.8 in, 8 hour(s), MP3, WMA, APE (Monkey's Audio), FLAC, OGG, WAV, 4 GB, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion

RCA Lyra RD2212 (256MB) Reviewed on August 18, 2005 Check prices
Product overview
RCA Lyra RD2212 (256MB)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.3 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 3 reviews

The Bottom Line: Although it's packed with useful, fitness-oriented features, the RCA Lyra RD2212 is disappointing overall, thanks to a flawed design. Read review

Specs: 256 MB, 50 hour(s), 1.4 oz, MP3, Protected WMA (DRM), WMA, Audible, Standard battery - AA type - Alkaline, 256 MB

Sony PSYC MP3/ATRAC CD Walkman D-NE320PSWHI - CD player - CD

Specs: 90 day(s), 6.3 oz, MP3, ATRAC3plus, ATRAC3, 2 x Standard battery - AA type

COBY MP 707 - digital player / radio

Specs: 8 GB, 2 in, 11 hour(s), MP3, WMA, 8 GB, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium polymer

Ematic EM102VIDBL - digital player

Specs: 2 GB, 1.5 in, 2 GB, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium polymer, MP3, Protected WMA (DRM), WMA, WAV

SanDisk Sansa Clip+ - digital player

Specs: 4 GB, 1 in, 15 hour(s), 0.8 oz, 4 GB, Player battery - Rechargeable

Sony Walkman NWZ-E464PNK - digital player

Specs: 8 GB, 2 in, 50 hour(s), 2 oz, LPCM, MP3, WMA, AAC-LC, 8 GB, Player battery - Rechargeable - Lithium ion

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