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Easy to use and copy music
Has an FM tuner
Compact and light!
Nice LCD that displays album art.
Better than iPod Shuffle
Overall Review: For years, I have exclusively owned the overpriced, over hyped Apple iPods, having owned 3 different ones. They are nice, but the unwieldy iTunes is a pain for a Windows user. So, in need of a new MP3 player, I broke down and purchased this model from another store. I’ve had this Sandisk Clip Sport for a week, and just love it. My needs aren’t many and I don’t need gimmicky games and other options like the current iPods have. I just want an MP3 player that plays music. This Sandisk model has everything an MP3 player should have: compact, lightweight, great sound, easy to drag and drop your MP3s (unlike iTunes), and a nice color screen that displays album art, lasts for hours without a charge, an alarm option, and an FM tuner. It’s about the size of an iPod Shuffle, but in my opinion, it’s far superior. The best feature is the ability to expand with a micro SD card, and these days, it’s nothing to find an inexpensive 128 GB, for your entire music collection.
Pros: -Very small.
-Clip is very sturdy. Don't have any issues with it falling off while moving.
-Audio quality is great.
-Great battery life.
-Menus have a simple layout that is easy to navigate for the most part. More on this below...
-Settings such as adding songs to playlists and toggling shuffle/repeat is easily done from the current playing song.
-Screen is clear and easy to see despite its small size.
Cons: - I have yet to successfully set up a playlist. The information claims you use Windows Media Player to create playlists, but then the device does not recognize the file type.
- On the topic of file types, sometimes the device decides your music is not the right file type even though its the same as everything else.
- Music is not always detected correctly and does not show up even though it is on the device. Thankfully there is another menu that lets you view the folder subsystem manually, and you can play the files directly from there, but the metadata for the songs is not displayed properly from that menu.
- Takes a very long time to scroll the names of songs, and if the name is too long it cuts the rest of it off.
- The Back button sends you back to the main menu most of the time instead of back one menu level like the previous song button does. But wait! The previous song button doesn't control menus while on the "Now Playing" screen! Very confusing at first and is annoying.
Overall Review: - I'd recommend it if you want a simple music player, but be prepared to dig into the device more than you would with a device that has its own management software.
- The packaged ear buds that came with the device did not work out of the box. Not a huge deal since I wasn't planning on using them anyway.
High Quality,nice price
Overall Review: Took longer to arrive than expected