Summary: The combination of crystal clear sound, easy-to-use function and a small and lightweight device make Sony's ICD UX80 a worthy purchase. Especially when you factor in a price that won't dent your pocket too much.
Summary: It's more expensive than your average portable multimedia device of this size, but the ICD-UX80 sports a great deal of useful features. If you need a note taker and own a computer this could become a very handy tool. As far as note takers go it's not the most advanced, but it will cover most people's needs.
Pros: Digital pitch control, voice on record and easy search features, doubles as a storage device and MP3 player, compatible with Apple Macintosh and PC
Cons: Charges via USB but does not include a rechargeable battery