2988 Results for

mp3-player

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PonoPlayer

The PonoPlayer is an inherently likeable portable music player that delivers excellent high-end sound, but its quirky design and lackluster battery life leave us waiting for the second generation -- or a price cut.

March 11, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 12, 2015
4.5 stars User rating out of 2 reviews

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Best MP3 players of 2015

There's no one-size-fits-all MP3 or Portable Media Player (PMP) that's perfect for everybody. Whether you want something that plays MP3s, hi-res FLAC files, or even stream music from the web there's something to suit most budgets.

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Astell & Kern AK Jr

The Astell & Kern AK Jr marries classic design with class-leading sound, making it one of the best high-res players for the money.

July 21, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 29, 2015
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Apple iPod Touch 2015 (16GB - red)

The updated iPod Touch remains a great portable media player and overall entertainment device, but its small screen feels like a throwback to an earlier era.

July 15, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 16, 2015
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Cowon Plenue 1

​If you're looking for a no-nonsense, great-sounding player the Cowon Plenue 1 is pretty hard to beat.

May 8, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating on May 11, 2015
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Sony Walkman NW-ZX2

The Sony Walkman NW-ZX2 is a luxury portable high-res audio player with Android streaming apps, a premium build and excellent sound, but its high price may be too much for all but the most dedicated music lovers.

January 6, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 6, 2015
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Sony Walkman NWZ-A17

Standalone MP3 players are still in demand, and the NWZ-A17 Walkman is a portable player that features up to 30 hours of battery life while playing full 24-bit/192kHz high-resolution music.

August 29, 2014

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Sony Walkman NWZ-WS613

The Walkman NWZ-WS613 is Sony's latest Bluetooth headphone that doubles as an MP3 player. This one includes a wireless remote you wear on your finger.

August 29, 2014

4 stars User rating out of 2 reviews
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Phase One XF IQ3 (80MP)

For those who can afford a place in this high-end market, the company redesigns its autofocus and introduces the 80-megapixel IQ3 sensor.

June 1, 2015

MSRP: $48,990.00

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Western Digital WD TV Media Player (2014)

While not for everyone, the WD TV's adroit playback of video and music files makes it the perfect living room box for people with large digital media collections.

June 3, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating on November 14, 2014
2.5 stars User rating out of 7 reviews
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Google Nexus Player

Until it receives a major infusion of native apps and developer support, and better integrates non-Google services, the Nexus Player with Android TV offers no compelling upgrade over other streaming devices.

October 15, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating on November 3, 2014
1 stars User rating out of 1 reviews