Apple iPod Touch 2011 ( 8GB, black)
The fourth-gen iPod Touch is Apple's second-best portable media player, with a price that will help you forget about No. 1.
SanDisk Sansa Clip Zip ( white, 4GB)
SanDisk's tongue-twister of an MP3 player is a stupefying value and its practical clip-on design is perfect for the gym.
SanDisk Sansa Fuze+ MP3 ( white, 8GB)
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.
Apple iPod Shuffle 2011 ( 2GB, orange)
The iPod Shuffle's buttons are back, and the lightest, smallest MP3 player on the planet is now better than ever.
Apple iPod Nano 2011 ( 8GB, silver)
The sixth generation of the iPod Nano is the smallest yet, but it comes at the expense of valuable features and practical controls.
Uebo M200 Media Player
Priced competitively with similar products, the M200 is a great networked media streamer for the do-it-yourself content guru.
HP DreamScreen 130 ( 13-inch)
The HP DreamScreen is a decent a photo frame and Pandora Internet radio, but it's weighed down by several lukewarm features and an interface that demands patience.
Western Digital TV HD Media Player
If you don't already own an Xbox 360, PS3, or Blu-ray player and you're serious about networked streaming, the WD TV Live is one of your best choices for getting content to your TV.
Sony W-Series Walkman ( 2GB, black)
If you're looking for a sweat-resistant, all-in-one solution for rocking out at the gym, the Sony W-Series Walkman will provide just that.
Haier America Video MP3 Player ( 8GB)
The Haier America Video MP3 Player is nothing special, but the shuffle works a treat.