The latest iPod Touch is the best iPod ever, and as close to a phoneless iPhone 5 as you can get -- but its high price makes it a tough call versus cheaper tablets with larger screens.
You can find smaller or cheaper MP3 players, but you won't find a better value than the Sansa Fuze+ in terms of dollars per features.
The iPod Touch is the best iPod yet, offering all the fun of the iPhone experience without a carrier contract or monthly bill.
Shot through the heart, and you're to blame: Steve Jobs gives music a bad name. Poodle-haired rocker Jon Bon Jovi blames the Apple boss personally for "killing the music business".
Rumour has it that a video iPod built with flash memory instead of a hard disk is coming soon. Time to quash the rumour -- but explain why flash will be the future
The Sony S-Series Walkman is a solid entry-level MP3 player thanks to its ultra-affordable price tag, easy-to-use design, excellent performance, and fair smattering of features--but those who are looking to upgrade from the previous generation will not be impressed.
The Freestyle Audio Fusion DMP Waterproof MP3 Player makes a splash by letting you take music with you into the surf and beyond, but we're not too stoked about the difficult control buttons, the poor headphones, and frankly, the price.
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The smaller, flash-based Zune is a fierce competitor to the iPod Nano, with a unique focus on music discovery.
We've been given one of the first production models of Cowon's latest PMP: the O2. It's an entirely touch-controlled media beast
The Beeb has made its iPlayer mobile, and it's now compatible on a range of portable devices -- we've taken every compatible gadget we have for a spin