Conclusion: The X3000 offers clean looks, a user-friendly interface, and flexible options—it's a very serviceable, polished portable DVR. Short battery life and occasional video playback imperfections may hold it back somewhat.
Pros: Attractive design. Polished interface. Good file format support and DRM compatibility. Easy to use. Good included earbuds. Very good photo capabilities.
Cons: Interface can be slow. Battery life is short. Occasionally confusing navigation. Video playback of higher-resolution files isn't perfect. Screen isn't very high-res. No lossless audio compression support.