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Consumer Reports Reviews MP3 players

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert MP3 player reviews. We review different types of MP3 players. Our MP3 player reviews will help you decide what MP3 player is best for you.

Consumer Reports MP3 player reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our MP3 player ratings where you will see our MP3 player reviews on Audio playback time (hr.), Motion video quality, Video playback time (hr.), Damage resistance, Weight (oz.), Ease of use, Still picture quality, Height (in.), Width (in.), Depth (in.) and Headphone quality. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of MP3 players that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the MP3 player you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the MP3 player's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a MP3 player. We also have up to date MP3 player blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and MP3 player news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

MP3 player Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsSanDisk Sansa Clip+ (4 GB) Reviews
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SanDisk Sansa Clip+ (4 GB)
Type: Music players
Summary: A 4 GB flash-memory MP3 player that includes FM radio with FM recording, a built-in microphone, equalizer and volume limiter to protect hearing.
 
 
The SanDisk Sansa Clip+ (4 GB) MP3 player has the following features: Audio playback format, Mac compatible, Expansion memory format, Display size H x W (in.), Battery rechargeable, FM radio, Built-in microphone, Volume limiter, Equalizer, Data storage and Miscellaneous features.
ratingsApple iPod Classic (160 GB) Reviews
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Apple iPod Classic (160 GB)
Type: 5-inch screen and less media players
Summary: A 160 GB hard-disk MP3 player that includes photo and video playback, equalizer, and volume limiter to protect hearing.
 
 
The Apple iPod Classic (160 GB) MP3 player has the following features: Audio playback format, Mac compatible, Color display, Expansion memory format, Display size H x W (in.), Battery rechargeable, Video playback, Slideshow capability, Volume limiter, Equalizer, Data storage and Miscellaneous features.
ratingsSanDisk Sansa Fuze+ (8 GB) Reviews
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SanDisk Sansa Fuze+ (8 GB)
Type: 5-inch screen and less media players
Summary: An 8 GB flash-memory MP3 player that includes photo and video playback, FM radio with FM recording, a built-in microphone, and equalizer.
 
 
The SanDisk Sansa Fuze+ (8 GB) MP3 player has the following features: Audio playback format, Mac compatible, Color display, Expansion memory format, Display size H x W (in.), Battery rechargeable, Video playback, Slideshow capability, FM radio, Built-in microphone, Equalizer, Data storage and Miscellaneous features.
ratingsApple iPod Nano (16 GB) (7th gen) Reviews
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Apple iPod Nano (16 GB) (7th gen)
Type: 5-inch screen and less media players
Summary: A 16 GB flash-memory MP3 player that includes photo and video playback, Bluetooth, FM radio, equalizer, and volume limiter to protect hearing.
 
 
The Apple iPod Nano (16 GB) (7th gen) MP3 player has the following features: Audio playback format, Mac compatible, Color display, Expansion memory format, Display size H x W (in.), Battery rechargeable, Video playback, Slideshow capability, FM radio, Volume limiter, Equalizer, Data storage, Miscellaneous features and Bluetooth.
ratingsApple iPod Touch (64 GB) (4th gen) Reviews
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Apple iPod Touch (64 GB) (4th gen)
Type: 5-inch screen and less media players
Summary: A 64 GB flash-memory MP3 player that includes photo and video playback, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, a built-in microphone, equalizer, and volume limiter to protect hearing.
 
 
The Apple iPod Touch (64 GB) (4th gen) MP3 player has the following features: Audio playback format, Mac compatible, Color display, Expansion memory format, Display size H x W (in.), Battery rechargeable, Video playback, Slideshow capability, Built-in microphone, Volume limiter, Equalizer, Miscellaneous features, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.