MP3 players forum: HELP ME BUY THE PERFECT MP3 PLAYER

by: ccw126 July 17, 2012 4:50 PM PDT

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HELP ME BUY THE PERFECT MP3 PLAYER

by ccw126 - 7/17/12 4:50 PM

Hey guys

I'm really hoping to get my mom an mp3 player for her birthday, but I need help picking the best one for her.

I bought her an iPod last year and she's hated it from the start. She needs something that is VERY straightforward to operate. Maybe something with few special features and with a power button (she used to insist that the iPod was poorly designed because it didn't have an "on" button).

Does anyone know of an mp3 player that:

1. Has an on/off button
2. Can store playlists
3. Is easy to navigate (It'd be great if the song could only be selected one way instead of being given the option of via genre, artist, album, etc.)
4. Has a screen that's relatively easy to read (she wears glasses)
5. Is Amazon.com user friendly (I think most are, but she'll be storing and organizing her music on an Amazon cloud)
6. Has limited or no touch screen?

Price and the amount of space on the device are not an issue.

Thanks

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