Critic reviews

7.7
3 reviews
  • Sound quality
    10
  • Video quality
    8.0
  • Ease of use
  • Portability
    6.0
  • Battery life
    8.0
  • Media support
    10
  • Capacity
    10

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User reviews

8.7
3 reviews
8.0
CNET Aug 19, 2007

The Cowon iAudio 7 beats the industry heavyweight iPod Nano in price, features, battery life, and sound quality. The user interface could use some refinement, but all-in-all this is a very impressive MP3 player.

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7.2
PC World Sep 22, 2007

Despite its middling audio quality, the Cowon iAudio 7 works well for listening to songs and the radio, and for making occasional audio recordings, but it's too small for video, and you should see if you can master its peculiar controls at a local store before you buy.

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8.0
TrustedReviews Jul 17, 2007

Ultimately, the iAudio 7 is a strange mix - a bit like that that mad, slightly unstable uncle you'd rather not be seen in public with but you're fond of anyway. It's fiddly to use, but incredibly powerful. It's quirky to listen to, but has a huge battery life. And though it...

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9.0
techczech techczech

If this played audible and the touch controls were not so fiddly, it would be the perfect device. As it is, when mine breaks, I will probably buy another just for the bookmarking feature and customizable button behaviors. Not much missing. Perfect for frequent podcast listeners.

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