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Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Talking MP3 Players

by Laz Mesa

Looking for an accessible Talking MP3 Player with excellent sound quality but don't want to spend hundreds of dollars?

For less than $100, you can get any of these accessible Talking MP3 Players, with up to 8 GB of built-in storage! There's no need to learn any complex music management software program just to use them either! Just copy and paste your folders and files!

These players are not touch-screen devices! Navigate the spoken menus, sub-menus, and be able to adjust the settings and set up your folder and file names to be spoken. Listen to your music, audiobooks, podcasts, audio described films and TV shows in just about any file type, i.e. MP3, WMA, WAV, OGG, FLAC, AIFF, MP4, M4A, and others except for encrypted file types. Great bookmarking capabilities for those interruptions while listening to audiobooks and films! Listen to local FM stations on the built-in FM radio and record from the radio or voice notes with the built-in mono microphone. The memory is expandable with microSD and microSDHC cards, up to an extra 32 GB of storage space!

Read about these fantastic affordable talking MP3 players by visiting the screen reader friendly website at http://www.talkingmp3players.com.

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