Offers most of the capabilities of Samsung's popular Android smartphones
Well-built, Runs all Android phone apps, Solid sound quality
Full access to the Android Market
Feels very well built
Touchpad interface didn't work efficiently
Sound could be better, quite bulky
'The hardest part of the whole process was navigating the ASUS website (when it was up). '
'sadly no built-in Wi-Fi'
'Huge range of file support • Simple and elegant GUI • Remote that doesn't suck • eSATA support. '
Stunning build quality and construction materials
Best-in-class BBE sound enhancements, very good sounding hardware EQ
Top notch audio reproduction
'The bass was punchy, mids were crisp and well-focused while the highs were airy and showed good resolution.'
'The Cowon J3 is a considerably more fancy player than the Cowon i9 and offers much greater capacity (an 8GB model costs Â£165).'
' The Cowon iAudio 9 is a sleek touchscreen portable media player.
'like its functional look and I imagine the other colours will look similarly tasteful.'
'Flash media support.'
'The main menu is spacious, the touchscreen is responsive, and we liked the extra details, such as icon animation and page transitions.'
'Stunning sound The sound with a high-quality MP3 or FLAC file is truly excellent.'
'very good portable media player'
'excellent video format support'
'We became very skeptical of Archos's claim after we noted that a fully charged battery became 30 percent depleted after watching video for about an hour.'
'It was necessary to press the buttons slowly and forthrightly, and I found myself needing to repeat touches far too often.'
'The latest firmware (1.3.05) was very stable and worked in conjunction with the ARM Cortex processor to produce a lag-free experience when moving about the system.'
MicroSD card expansion
Android is almost unusable
'Huge Storage Capacity.'
'world-class audio quality'
Touchscreen is very sensitive and responsive, makes getting around the UI easier.