The unit has exactly the same physical and technical specifications as the original iAUDIO 9, except for a slightly larger internal speaker and JetEffect v. Basic Operations Basi c O per a t i o ns 3. FLAC was supported up to firmware 1. It was also Cowon’s first player to feature a navigational joystick instead of the 2 rockers found on most previous releases. Headphone Reviews and Discussion – Head-Fi. Remember the days before portable media players sported touchscreens? This article needs additional citations for verification.

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Cowon iAUDIO M5

The unit is about the same size as an iPod, but it’s lighter, with a thin lower half that slopes inward iaudlo the 2-inch display. It is the brand name for Cowon System, Inc. Going with their free delivery option takes 4 to 5 days to reach me in the UK.

Post 9 of The 2nd list of prices is the actual price I’ve found the official retails price; i.

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Remember the days before portable media players sported touchscreens? Your username or email address: Thats assuming Cowon don’t have a factory in Europe. The X5 uses much of the same hardware as the M3, and as such has much of the same features and capabilities. Page 52 Customer Service Center Address: Don’t iaucio an account?


This technology allowed the production of a high capacity digital audio player in a very small form factor.

The X5 apart from being a big gas-guzzling 4WD thing has lots of bells and whistles, that the M3 didn’t. The functions and the menu are subject to change without warning through firmware upgrades, and some beta version iauduo can have minor errors in their operation which will be corrected in the final version.

Connecting to a Power Source and Charging 7. That’s okay though because you can add your own review and we’ll feature it here. If your MP3 files aren’t neatly organized into accurately named directories, the M5’s old-school folder-tree-style navigation system can be especially unwieldy.

Cowon iAUDIO M5 Silver ( 20 GB ) Digital Media Player

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Table of Contents Add to my manuals Add. The only difference between the two players was that the G3 was powered by an AA battery, allowing a playing time of up to 50 hours.

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The Bad No compatibility with iaudlo music stores or subscription services–yet; grayscale screen; doesn’t play digital-image or movie files; no FM radio; must purchase adapter to add line-in recording jack; so-so control layout; can’t autosync music with a PC; can’t browse by artist, album, or genre; headphone jack quickly develops a short. I think it’s important to remember the evolution here – the Ckwan was a beauty of design, and smaller than an ipod.


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By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies. Installing the Device Driver It requires a separate driver installation process when it is connected to a PC running Windows 98 and 98 SE for the first time. For other products manufactured by Cowon, see List of Cowon products. It lacked some of iahdio main features of the G3: Alarm Timer Clock It can automatically iauio on the device at a designated time. Jul 13, at 3: I just think the M5 looks like an awesome player.

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You can keep your cherished song titles and sound clips for use whenever you wish since this Cowon 20 GB MP4 features a iaydio media storage capacity. The M5 supports standard M3U playlists and conveniently allows using the five-way joystick to create a playlist on the fly without interrupting playback. With the firmware version 1.

I just want a high quality music reproduction. FLAC was supported up to firmware 1.