After years of speculation, Neil Young's Pono device has finally appeared on Kickstarter, but what makes it different from a smartphone? CNET takes a closer look at this device and tells you what you need to know.
The Sony Walkman NWZ-ZX1 plays lossless audio files and has a high-quality amplifier built in, aiming it squarely at the audiophile with deep pockets.
The new 'wire-free' Walkman sports a lighter, improved design and better waterproofing. It's set to ship in March for $99.99.
Gigabyte's X7 gets an upgrade since it first appeared at CES 2014, while the X3 Plus makes a claim for a "world's most powerful" status.
The Transcend T.sonic 600 series is an easy-to-use, compact, and affordable player with decent extras such as voice recording and an FM tuner, but its lack of support for protected WMAs and its lackluster overall performance drag it down.
It's somewhat slower memory, but it's still faster than a solid-state drive for those who need serious amounts of memory.
The Nokia Lumia 630 is a cheap, vibrant alternative to Android and its Windows Phone 8.1 software is easy to use. The app store is still a problem though -- if you like getting new releases when your Android and iOS-toting friends do, a budget Android phone like the Moto G is still the way to go.
That's your out-the-door price on this refurbished player, which features a color display, FM radio, and expandable storage.
A sequel to the brilliant Lumia 620 is apparently ready for release, with benchmarkers spotting a Nokia phone running Microsoft's new OS.
Get ready for a white Christmas with the Google Nexus 7, now available in a snowy white case.