JVC has new MP3 players with Flash memory inside. First one, the XA-F57 has 512 MB memory, and the other one is the CA-F107, with double memory size, 1GB. The XA-F57 is available in few colors: black, white, silver and one happy pink color.
They both features FT tuner and voice recorder. You can directly record from CD player, radio or tape to player in MP3 files, without a PC. Playback time is 11 hours. They have build-in battery that is recharge via PC’s USB port. LCD is full dot-matrix with back-light. For superior sound JVC has built-in 18-bit Sigma-Delta D/A Converter.
Both have five preset EQ and one user modes. User menu is evaluable in two languages: English and Chinese, but tag information can be set in 27 different languages. They support: MP3, WMA and WMA-DRM audio formats.
The XA-F57 in UK cost around ₤69-₤79 while the CA-F10 is on sale for around ₤99-₤109.