Summary: Product arrived "New" and neither the tape player nor the radio worked. I contacted Amazon and the seller contacted me to tell me he was refunding my MasterCard. Seller was terrific, product not.
Summary: This is what I ordered, and it arrived in a timely manner. But this is not what I needed. I may not have read the description well enough. I needed a cassette recorder (not just a "player"), and I needed one that did not need earphones to listen to recordings. Thought the earphones were an added accessory, but they are mandatory and inconvenient. This was not made clear in the description.
A Minimalist Cassette Player. Functional, Poorly Made, Inexpensive
26 October 2013
Summary: Amazon might have this guy a bit overpriced at $14.95 + shipping. If you find an older but still working Walkman at a yardsale for $5, I say take it. If you can't find some relic at a yardsale or Goodwill (the hipsters are making them harder to find), then the Coby CX-C21 is a cheap, and unused, solution. Just don't expect fancy add-on's like AM/FM radio or the ability to rewind. But it does have AUTO STOP. (?
Summary: I ordered this small cassette player because I needed to listen to some old recordings and I wanted a cassette player that was not too expensive. I tried this product and I was surprised that it played and sounded so well through the earphones that came with it. It is compact and that made it easy for me to put in my purse. I had trouble with the AA batteries that I normally use, but the brand of AA batteries that fit perfectly were the Eveready batteries ...