The Buyer's Guide

Find it, buy it and tell us how you really feel.

product image
83 Global Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

News

"The Carbon largely lives up to the hype. This mini hard drive player has a great design, an excellent interface, and Energizer-like battery life."
Read more
83 Global Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

Not yet scored
 

User Reviews

80
M3GRSO
I remember receiving this for my birthday at a failing mall in Maryland that...read more
70
SBM
A dependable product that doesn't really stand out from the competition. - Engadget
80
infinityPlusOne
Back in the day, I used to follow www.dapreview.net and as a result had greatly...read more
Write a Review

Step 1: Rate and comment on specific criteria

Sound quality
Video quality
Ease of use
Portability
Battery life
Media support
Capacity

Step 2: Write a detailed review

Tips: Make sure to include your initial thoughts on using the product, any observations and potentially any issues you might have run into while using it.

Step 3: Finalize your product rating and submit your review

We've calculated your overall product rating based on the average of your criteria ratings above. You can adjust this rating by dragging this slider.
Overall Rating