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I need an MP3 player; around $100

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With my new job, I'm setting behind a desk most of the time and would really benefit from a MP3 player. Problem is, my computer budget went way over, so I don't have much more than $100 to spare. Any decent MP3 players for about that? I'm hoping for 512 MB or so, don't really need much more than that. Any suggestions?
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post #2 of 8
iPod shuffle is around that price.
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I'd rather stay away from iPod, since I've got everything already on my computer, and don't want to have to deal with Apple's anti-piracy software. Anything else? I'm hoping to stay under $100 if possible.
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Not bad at all...
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post #5 of 8
I don't think they have anti-piracy software. That's probably sony you are thinking of.

In any case, here you go
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...ubmit=Property

and here are some 1GB under 100
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16855125004
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16855125006
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post #6 of 8
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Quote:
Originally Posted by not2bad
I think I'll get that one.
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post #7 of 8
Wal-Mart has a 256 for $59
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post #8 of 8
I think you could pick up a Creative Zen Nano for under $100. They make the best MP3 players other than Apple, IMO.
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