Things to Consider in Buying an MP3 Player

Though tablets are continuously trending, Portable Media Players (PMP) still exist in the market. There are people that still find more pleasure in listening and using these small devices. MP3 players have evolved from the simple devices with buttons to different varieties. These varieties include mp3 players with screen displays, touch panel and many features and applications. If you’re one of the people who are into these PMPs then this article will help you pick a good PMP for you.

The first thing that you have to think of is the memory capacity. Do you want to put hundreds of music in your PMP? Are you satisfied with just a couple of your favorite songs? Or do you want to transfer all media in a PMP? Decide on how much memory you need because the price of an mp3 player also varies according its memory capacity.

MP3 Players

After making up your mind about the memory capacity, the next thing to choose is the design and interface. Do you want a small one? Something that you can clip on your shirt or pocket? Or do you want something bigger? When it comes to the interface, do you want something that has a big screen? How about a touch panel? Are you content with just an on/off, play, forward, backward and pause button? Do you want to view the title or the album thumbnail of the music? There are so many options out there so it’s for you to choose what will satisfy your needs.

If you want a PMP that has a screen, be sure to check the screen resolution so you could watch movies and videos in high definition. Remember that not all PMP support videos. Another thing that you have to consider is the file type. Be sure that the PMP that you are going to buy will support your files. If files are not supported by the PMP, you may convert the files first but there are times that it is not an easy task.

MP3 Players as of now are not only used for playing music but have many other features. So if you are not content with just only listening to music, you may want to buy a PMP that includes different games and applications.

Lastly, the most important thing that you have to consider is the price. Yes, your PMP is dependent on your budget. Remember that the price varies depending on the memory capacity, the design and interface and the features of the product.


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