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CNET rates iPod mini “Very good”

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By Dennis Lloyd

Publisher, iLounge
Published: Monday, February 16, 2004
News Categories: iPod mini

The good: Best-of-breed design and interface; comes in five colors; excellent playlist features; clean, configurable sound; smooth syncing; organizes contacts; includes games; functions as an extebrnal drive.
The bad: No FM radio or recording capabilities; nonreplaceable battery.”

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21

use the education discount. you get what you pay for.

Posted by bkush on February 17, 2004 at 2:14 PM (PDT)

22

Did anybody notice that Cnet says the Mini ships with Seinheisser earbuds? Are these new ones?

Posted by Raymond Dang on February 17, 2004 at 2:46 PM (PDT)

23

I believe the Apple earbuds have Sennheiser innards.  It’s certainly plausible—- they sound really good compared to the ‘buds included with other devices.

Posted by Jerrod H. in TX on February 17, 2004 at 4:43 PM (PDT)

24

If I read one more comment about the iPod not having FM radio, recording facilities built in, then I’ll run naked in the street screaming. The iPod is a music player plain and simple and I wouldn’t want it any other way. If thjose who want recording facilties built in they should buy a minidisc player but they won’t get the 5,000 songs onto their MD without having a suitcase of discs to carry around.

Posted by glad1959 on February 18, 2004 at 2:06 AM (PDT)

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