'unnecessary and expensive toy'
'no-frills and logical menu system'
'somewhat mundane interface'
'The Cowon A3 isn't the slimmest or lightest portable video player we've seen'
'The A3 is big'
'short battery life'
'Nothing makes watching a movie more impractical than having to hold your PVP in your hand for more than an hour.'
'Archos devices still behave more like mini PCs with must-read manuals than like intuitive and easy-to-navigate toys'
'Only 30GB of storage.'
'Our only disappointments with the 605's design are the scratch-prone metal panel on the front, the lack of a universal USB connection,'
'It features a built-in 7-in-1 flash media card reader that makes it compatible with CompactFlash, MicroDrive, Secure Digital, MMC, Memory Stick, Memory Stick Pro and XD Card formats.'
'most extensive array of multimedia/multifunction capabilities'
'scrolling through fullscreen images - especially those big Raw files - caused a real lag that soon became frustrating.'
'Audio, on the whole wasn't very loud but still loud enough to minimize external sound (with headphones), at full volume.'
'must purchase separate kit to get a power adapter.'
'Another reviewer expressed great disappointment with battery life.'
'must purchase separate kit to record audio/video.'
'rechargeable Li-Ion battery'
'glossy, bright red case.'
'the audio and video quality isn't great, the interface is pretty low-budget, and it has a few quirks.'
'Using the Viliv P1 is a pain, not a pleasure,'
'using the Viliv is a chore.'
'The button layout and the interface design are awful, so using the Viliv is a chore.'