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At the sub $60 price cap our list gives you a choice among some of the best brands like Apple, Samsung and Sony all of which are highly rated models recommended by expert MP3 reviewers around the web. in addition our list of the best MP3 players come in the range of $40 to $60, have a reasonable amount of storage, colour screens and pretty sonorous audio.

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Apple iPod Shuffle fourth Generation
Creative ZEN X-Fi
SanDisk Clip Zip
Mach Speed Trio T3010
SanDisk Sansa Clip+
Apple iPod Shuffle fourth Generation 2GB
Creative ZEN X-Fi 8GB MP3 Player
SanDisk Clip Zip (8 GB) MP3 Player
Mach Speed Trio T3010 (4 GB) MP3 Player
SanDisk Sansa Clip 8GB Black MP3 Player  1  LCD  Flash Drive  15 Hours Audio
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Release Date
Sep 2010
Aug 2008
Jul 2011
Dec 2011
Aug 2009
Main Storage Type
Built-in Memory
Built-in Memory
Micro SD Card
Built-in Memory
Built-in Memory
Storage Capacity
2.0 GB
8.0 GB
8.0 GB
4.0 GB
8.0 GB
Expansion Slots
Without Expansion Slots
SD Memory Card
microSD
microSD
Internal Flash Drive, microSD Card
Family Line
iPod Shuffle
Zen
Sandisk Sansa Clip
Trio
Sansa
Number of Songs
500.0
2000.0
2000.0
1000.0
2000.0
Use
Music
Music, Video, Recording, Photo Viewing
Music, Recording
Music
Music, Recording
Average Rating
 3.9 stars
 4.0 stars
 3.9 stars
 3.0 stars
 4.0 stars
Interface
80% Positive
20% Negative
80% Positive
20% Negative
77% Positive
23% Negative
Audio
75% Positive
25% Negative
81% Positive
19% Negative
96% Positive
4% Negative
Battery
100% Positive
100% Positive
66% Positive
34% Negative