Oregon Scientific MP120 Oregon Scientific MP100

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Gadget of the Week

Oregon Scientific MP100

Claimed to be the worlds smallest MP3 player with LCD display.

 

Pros

Tiny, measures only 40mm x 28mm x 17mm (LWD)

Weighs only 28g

Nice alphanumeric display with blue backlight

USB 2.0 for high speed file transfer between computer and MP3 player

Can be used as USB flash drive

 

 

Cons

No built-in radio

Only 128MB of internal memory

Memory cant be upgraded

Not cheap

Doesnt look very stylish when worn around the neck

 

 

 

Features

Stores up to 4 hours WMA digital music

Stores up to 2 hours of MP3

Up to 10 hours continual playback between charges

Brilliant blue Hi-Glo backlight

5 preset equalizer modes

Displays artist, album and track titles

Rechargeable Lithium battery

Includes neck cord, stereo headphones, pouch, USB cable & software

 

List Price: £99.99 inc. VAT

Dealer Price: 63.59 inc. VAT (Empire Direct)

 

Star Rating: 7 Stars

 

 

Oregon Scientific MP120

Claimed to be the worlds First Waterproof MP3 player with LCD.

 

Pros

Waterproof, can be listened to underwater

Shockproof

Built-in FM radio with 30 presets

Nice alphanumeric display with blue backlight

USB 2.0 for high speed file transfer between computer and MP3 player

Can be used as USB flash drive

 

Cons

Only 128MB of internal memory

Memory cant be upgraded

Not cheap

 

List Price: £99.99 inc. VAT

 

Star Rating: 7 Stars

 

Features

Stores up to 4 hours WMA digital music

Stores up to 2 hours of MP3

Up to 10 hours continual playback between charges

Brilliant blue Hi-Glo backlight

5 preset equalizer modes

Displays artist, album and track titles

Rechargeable Lithium battery

Belt clip

Includes waterproof stereo headphones, pouch, USB cable & software