This is a music player from Creative ZEN, whose product code is CRE711. Creative ZEN is a brand which is famous and popular one in the music player market. This is a not just a musical player and it is more than that. Creative ZEN MX mp3 is also a video player capable of playing WMA, MP4 and few other bundled video transcoding formats and as of audio it supports MP3, WMA (DRM 9), WAV (IMA-ADPCM) and Audible 4 formats. The memory size it comes with is either 8GB or 16GB.
Creative ZEN MX mp3 is easy plug and play device so that you can connect to your laptop or pc easily and you can add new songs or remove someone from it. It comes with the USB to player interface which is a universal plug and play cable so it doesn’t have any driver installation. The main feature of this player is that it is compatible and portable. It just sits into your pocket without even making you feel its presence. There are other players which are little heavy to carry this one is light weighted and it is easier to carry.
As of the memory is concerned Creative ZEN MX mp3 supports both SD/SDHC memory cards which can help you increase the memory capacity of your player. The display is of dimensions two and a half inches which enables you to see a good clarity video and the additional feature is that the display is a LCD one. More to an Mp3 player it also has features like Radio with 32 preset stations, alarm facility which help you to keep an alarm at the time you want an alarm and an image viewer which helps you to browse through JPEG image.
Creative ZEN MX mp3 also has audio equalizer with few preset equalizer settings which is 8 presets and you can also have some personalized equalizer settings up to five different ones, which are given by the custom settings. It also has the album art, a feature which shows some thumbnail image of the album add to that is also has voice recording. The USB connectivity is version 2.0 which is the highest speed and support that you get out of the USB. The picture formats supported are JPEG, BMP, GIF, PNG and TIFF type images.
The battery is built in type and its lithium ion battery which has the long life and playback time. Continuous Audio playback is possible up to 30 hours and Continuous video playback is possible up to 5 hours. The 8GB player can hold up to 4000 WMA which is close to 266 hours of video playback and up to 2000 Mp3 songs which is close to 133 hours of audio. The 16 GB one can hold up to 4000 WMA which is close to 266 hours of video playback and same as the 8 GB one. But when it comes to Audio it can store up to 4000 Mp3 songs, which is close to 266 hours of audio, two times that of the 8 GB one.
So Creative ZEN MX mp3 is handy, cheap, stylish and worth the money that you pay also. So if you are looking to buy one Mp3 player this is the best choice you have.