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my mom wont let me get a iPod... too expensive! :(

by Mulak / April 28, 2005 8:46 AM PDT

hey y'all

i can not get a ipod cause my mom wont let me get one cause it alot of money but she said she can get me one cheaper... i was hoping y'all know a cheaper mp3 player that had that ipod's organzing folder artisits and genre feature...

some things i want in a mp3

-$200 CAN around there
-under 500 songs would be good
-organzing songs and create folders
-good for workout
-windows 98SE
-use USB port


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Sandisk or iRiver
by Jonny K / April 28, 2005 11:27 AM PDT

If you want something dirt cheap, get a sandisk. If you want a great radio and lots of features, go with the iriver ifp 700 series.


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by steve66 / April 28, 2005 2:15 PM PDT

I got my son the little sandisk 512 MB player. He wasn't interested (preferring just to click through windows-style folders), but I'm pretty sure the included music match software does what you desire. if you spring for the $19.95 premium version (money back guarantee), it will do even more.

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MP3 CD player.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 28, 2005 9:37 PM PDT

Cheap, holds many hours of stuff. Make the CD with what you want.

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are you serious
by gargsta / April 29, 2005 10:29 AM PDT

your mom will let you spend 200 on a mp3 player

just get the 4 gig creative zen micro
only 179 bucks after mail in rebate straight from creative.com cant go wrong

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