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Buy more batteries!

Advantages: Small, compact, volume control on earphone wire, cool design, 45 second anti-shock
Disadvantages: flimsy latch on lid, appalling battery life

...Battery manufacturers are probably rubbing their hands together in glee from the moment you buy the Philips AX3301. It starts off well enough - the unit is very well designed, the display although small is clear enough, the controls nice and easy to us ...

shandyboy 04.02.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Philips AX3301

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Competent CD player

Advantages: Does what it says on the tin - plays CDs - and has a good battery life
Disadvantages: Shocking earphones; not very pretty.

I actually bought this because it was on special offer, and not really because I liked the look of it very much - to be honest, the partly see-through off-white on the lid / grey round the sides / cream on the base is not really very attractive. Looks ...

fmml 11.07.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Sony D-EJ 000

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Why would you buy this now? You wouldn't.

Advantages: Smart looks, reliable and good quality
Disadvantages: Bulky, and the radio isn't that good

I made a mistake with this one, I think. I paid £80 for it a few years ago, just before the big boom of mp3 players and iPods. If only I had a crystal ball, I would have waited a year and bought an mp3 player. Don't get me wrong, it's an excellent CD P ...

l-m-n-o-p 09.07.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Sony D-FJ 211

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It'll Stay Around For a Long Time

Advantages: Stylish design, durable
Disadvantages: Not great sound quality, no lock key

I owned a lot of personal CD players when I was younger. This was partly due to the fact that I was very clumsy and would very often snag the earbuds wire on door handles and other protruding objects, only to send the device hurtling to the floor. This mo ...

victorias_books 03.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Sony DEJ751

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A great Personal CD Player

Advantages: Light Weight, Good Shock Protection
Disadvantages: Feels Poorly Made, Expensive

To tell the truth i actually recieved this perosnal CD player in the mail when i switched bank accounts and thought that i wouldnt have much use for the product, but i now find myself increasingly using this over my trusty Diamond Rio PMP 300 Mp3 player. ...

chriscookson 10.05.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Sony DEJ751

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