MP3 Player Buying Guide
MP3 players are also known as Digital audio players, and for many people, these have become an important part of their daily lives. It is important to select and buy the correct MP3 player, because you are probably going to use intensively if you belong to the majority of the urban population. Here is a guide to help you out:
When buying an MP3 player, look out for the following three criteria: Price, Quality and Features.
Price: this should be a major factor when deciding between models. paying a little more for reputed brands will halp you in the long run, as these usually offer a warranty period and brand trust. Branded products also tend to last longer and work better.
Quality: The display screen should be bright and clear, easy to read and should be display the songs, volume etc even under bright lighting or outdoors. The outer body should preferably be scratch proof and water resistant, for those who like to work out outdoors while listening to their music.
Features: Many features are available nowadays and you should go for a model that has those features which work according to what you need. Remote control devices, alarms, radio connectivity and other fancy features may well be required or wanted by some, while others may want to buy an easy to understand, easy to operate basic simple model. It all boils down to personal choice as well as budget. of course, the size of the MP3 player is important. Those who want a flashy gadget can go for the models with the larger displays. The early morning joggers will prefer to buy the lighter, smaller versions.
Of course, this is just a guide. Ultimately what you decide to buy should suit your needs and should 'feel right'. An MP3 player is a very personal gizmo, much like a cell phone and should be chosen with care and keeping your personal preferences in mind.