The T30 is a basic player by iRiver standards, but Janus support makes it an attractive flash-based device.
In the iPod Mini redux, Apple offers two capacity options and a more competitive pricing scheme--welcome improvements in an already fantastic player.
No other MP3 player on the planet packs more features, from video to a pedometer, into a smaller package than the overachieving Apple iPod Nano.
Get the affordable, sleek, and sexy 5G Apple iPod for its audio virtues. Although video looks great, poor video battery life and a relatively small screen hamper its appeal to video heads.
The U2 version of the iPod gets a photo-friendly color screen to match its colorful body.
Thanks to its limited capacity, the gorgeous iPod Nano isn't for everybody, but it sets the standard for MP3 players to come.
The shape may have changed, but Apple's relentless attention to detail remains. The third generation of the iPod Nano provides loads of entertainment for a down-to-earth price.
The colorful and versatile Creative Zen Micro will make lots of users happy.
For a budget portable media device, the likable Kingston K-PEX definitely rocks.
While the Key019's coolness factor may appeal to the must-have gadget crowd, photo and music enthusiasts will find it lacks certain features they've come to expect in many of today's portable convergence devices.
The Sony W-Series Walkman is a great option for active users who want an all-in-one music device to use while working out.
Toshiba adds some useful technology and features not found on the iPod, but too many unnecessary limitations, sloppy software, and counterintuitive ergonomics add up to a wasted opportunity.
Proof positive that bigger isn't always better, the Archos AV700 fails to make the most of its wide-screen LCD.
Sony's two new high-resolution Walkman models, the new compact H.ear NW-A25HN and high-end NW-ZX100HN, are announced at IFA.
The iPod Nano is an aging music player that's hurt by its outdated reliance on iTunes and lack of subscription music compatibility.
The BeoSound 2 sounds absolutely superb, but there's nothing else to justify its sky-high price tag.
This 20GB player is sleek and easy to use, and it has a can't-miss screen.