'Given its very inexpensive price, this MP3 player has good features for the money.'
'no video support.'
'Navigation is very straightforward and smooth, but selecting and skipping tracks usually brings up a Wait message for a second or two, which can be annoying.'
'This is about the extent of your audio control though, which is disappointing after our recent review of Sony's excellent A1200.'
'The device's interface is sluggish at times (the player often asks you to "Please wait . . . ")'
'Bundled accessories are few.'
'The screen is difficult to see in bright sunlight, and there's no UMS support.'
'We found the joystick a bit difficult to use with our thumb, and we experienced problems with most of the playback buttons, oftentimes requiring multiple presses.'
'a portable audio player's interface needs work when three of four experienced users can't get it to play a song within a minute of picking it up.'
'no extra features such as an FM tuner, recording capabilities, or photo or album art display.'
'a portable audio player's interface needs work when three of four experienced users can't get it to play a song within a minute of picking it up'
'Playlisting features are pretty weak; even with Windows Media Player's automatic synchronization feature enabled, the H106 didn't pick up my playlists, though all files synced just fine.'
'the E10's menu layout is easy to figure out.'
'The player is controlled with a four-button layout that'll be familiar to anyone'
'Unfortunately, the ultrasensitive keys occasionally registered commands that we didn't intend to enter.'
'the silver buttons are incredibly difficult to push down and activate.'
'It's not difficult to get the back cover off with a coin or in a twisting motion, and in fact, ours is a tad loose now, but it's a requirement for connecting the device via USB and for recharging.'
'audio quality is sometimes disappointing, even with good headphones.'
'Frequency response with the included earbuds is flat down to about 65 Hz, with a slow rolloff below that.'
'File management/transfer software is substandard.'