Audio gear

Vosonic Digital Data Player Review

Device Requirements: PC – Windows 98/98SE, 2000, ME, XP; Mac – Mac OS 8.6, 9.X, 10.1 Note: DOS volumes are not adequately supported by MacOS 10.0.x and loss of data can occur   A couple of years ago, when I was first hearing about compact devices that could not only play MP3s but that could …

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iRiver SlimX MP3 CD Player Review

Like many of you, I like my music collection and have amassed a large collection of music CDs over the years. Because I commuted a lot and wanted to listen to a large range of my music collection I purchased a portable minidisc recorder/player. Later I replaced this with a full deck and a portable …

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NextBase Portable DVD Player Review

Can you believe that I haven’t purchased a DVD player yet? And I call myself a Gadgeteer?! Yes, it’s sad but true… I guess I can rationalize this by also telling you that I subscribe to EVERY premium movie channel there is on DirecTV. So see, I do watch movies! I just never had the …

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Olympia Soundbug Review

Product Requirements: A flat surface and a sound producing electronic device (personal stereos, mini-disc, CD or MP3 players, handheld games, camcorders or laptops, etc.) with a standard 3.5mm head-phone jack, 3 AAA batteries (included) When Julie and I first let our Gadgeteer readers know that we were getting matching Fujitsu P2000 notebooks, we were not …

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Sony PSYC Portable DVP-PQ1 DVD/CD/MP3 Player Review

Product Requirements: Device: A television with audio and video input jacks How many of you have basically traded in your VHS collection for the DVD equivalent? If you were one of the early adopters, then you can remember when an inexpensive DVD player was upwards of $300, and the word “portable” only applied to the …

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iRock! Wireless Music Adapter Review

Product Requirements: Device: Almost any portable music device with a headphone jack and an FM radio It is an inevitable thing that you may have the “world’s greatest” stereo system in your car or house; but the music that you want to hear at some point and time will happen to be in a format …

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MPIO DMK MP3 Player Review

Product Requirements: Device: Pentium 133MHz or faster Windows 98/SE/ME/2000/XP/Mac OS USB port CDrom My search to find the coolest MP3 player continues with the MPIO-DMK Digital Music Player from digita@lway which is available in a 128MB internal memory version with 3 colors choices of Silver, Blue and Gold. Hardware Spec: Digital Audio Format: MP3 Internal …

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MPIO DMG MP3 Player Review

Product Requirements: Device: Pentium 133MHz or faster Windows 98/SE/ME/2000/XP/Mac OS USB port CDrom I’ve had a fascination with music since I came into this world. I have some fond memories of listening to a transistor radio late at night under the covers, of my sister and I spending Sunday afternoons taping our favorite songs off …

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PyroPro MP3 Player Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm V/Vx PyroMic.prc        37k PyroPlayer.prc    132k PyroPower.prc    22k PyroProFile.prc   65k Desktop: Windows 98, 2000, ME Free USB and serial port Can we all agree that Palm, Inc. is pretty much the creator of the handheld PDA as we know it today? They came first and several others have followed in their footsteps. …

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