Summary: I wrote a glowing review of an earlier model of this device, which worked perfectly until... The battery simply up and died on me. It was not a matter of charging, rather, it simply glitched and died. I had it replaced twice, and twice more it died.
The battery life is better than most devices I have used
Amazon Customer, Amazon
3 January 2015
Summary: I purchased a Transcend Mp3 player and used it for 7 years but I lost it on my way to work. So I chose to buy another one instead of the option of an iPod. The battery life is better than most devices I have used. It's worth all the money spent.
Bookmark add and retrieval function not working; back arrow button causes unit to power itself off
Hugh McCollum, Amazon
20 November 2014
Summary: Initially, when I first received this MP870 mp3 player - I thought that, at long last, I had found the perfect mp3 digital player. I was so impressed with the features that this player offered and after downloading and reading the owner's manual for it - before this 8GB player had even arrived, I...
My friend likes it so much, I just purchased one for me!
21 August 2014
Summary: I purchased this for a friend, and he loves it! It's easy to use, sounds great, and comes with extra accessories. Also, with the 8 GB, it holds a lot of music and lecture mp3s. It comes with a small quick start guide, but you really need the user manual to figure out the recorder.
Summary: Works well for the price. If I need another one, I would purchase this again. I added a 16GB micro SD card, to fit all the music I want to listen to. Easy to move music files from computer to the player. Radio reception is just ok. Tried different headphones to work as the antenna.