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The Zen Vision W features a 16:9 wide screen for the best in MP3 video watching on the move. It is available in both 30G and 60G versions, and the screen has a resolution of 480 x 272.
It comes with an AV cable, so you can connect it directly to your TV to watch a downloaded movie or TV show. A Compact Flash card slot also allows you to view or download pictures from your camera on your Zen.
Like other Zen MP3 players, it comes with a built-in FM tuner and voice recorder. It also includes a built-in personal organizer to keep you efficient.
It supports both WMA and MP3 music formats, but does not support GIF format photos.
It runs for roughly $400.
If you own a Creative Labs Zen Neeon, you can change the entire look of your MP3 player quickly and inexpensively using one of the Stik-Ons found at the Creative Labs website. Stik-Ons are stickers that transform your case into a personal statement, and come in these categories:
The Zen V and Zen V Plus are full-featured MP3 players with a scratch-proof full color 1.5" display, a one-touch navigation joy stick, an integrated organizer/calendar function and one-touch voice recording. The V model allows photo and music viewing/play only and the V Plus adds video and podcasting capability, as well.
Both have in-line encoding for recording directly from your stereo and the V Plus has drag and drop data file transfer capability, and eight presets plus custom EQ settings for optimum listening.
Both come with an integrated FM radio, and a rechargeable Li-ion battery. Versions are available with memory from 1GB to 8GB, with the 4GB version running around $180. Pricing was recently dropped in response to competition.
The Creative Labs MuVo Slim MP3 player is truly portable, and fits easily in your shirt pocket. It comes with a USB cable, and charges directly via USB. At only 7mm thick, it is one of the slimmest models on the market today.
It has a built in FM tuner with 32 presets, a shuffle mode, rocker button navigation and a 5-band custom equalizer with 4 presets.
It comes with a protective carrying case, and high quality neodymium earphones. It also features a personal voice recorder with built-in microphone.
This 256MB player runs between $80 and $85.