With so many different MP3 players out there in the marketplace to choose from, its often a difficult task choosing which one to buy. If you are on a budget and have only got 100 dollars to spend on an MP3 player. Don't worry whilst it may not buy you the latest ipod model, it will certainly buy you a fantastic high quality model that not only looks great but plays crisp and clear music and video as well. Plus not everyone out there likes using the itunes system to operate there mp3 players. Lets take a quick look at just three models that are currently out there for sale at the time of writing this article.

MP3 Players Under 100 DollarsThe first MP3 player costing under 100 dollars that we are going to look at is the Sony Walkman E-340 Series. Lets start off by telling you about the excellent sound quality you receive on the E series player. Not only that you will find that the user system for transferring songs onto it, is so quick and easy. All you need to do is simply plug the player into your computer via the USB cable and transfer the music over using the drag and drop software which is provided when you buy the MP 3 player. The player has a crystal clear 2 inch color LCD screen so that you can easily see what music or video you are playing. It has an 8 GB storage capacity which roughly equates to around 2000 songs and a long life battery which will allow you to play up to 30 hrs of music or 4 hrs of video playback on a single charge.

The second player is the Creative Zen Mozaic MP3 Player. This stunning and eye catching MP3 player is available to buy in 2, 4, 8 and 16 GB sizes and sports a unique mosaic keypad that really makes this player stand out in the crowd. It has a long life battery which lasts up to 32 hours off every charge and a 1.8 inch LCD display which has a 128 x 160 pixel resolution. It supports many different formats these being MP3, MP4, AVI video and JPEG image formats. The Zen Mozaic comes with a ton of different features, such as an handy alarm clock, a built in integrated FM radio with 32 preset stations and a voice recorder so that you can create and record voice memos at any time you choose. Plus when you buy this wonderful Zen MP3 player you get to enjoy the collection of audio podcast channels at the zencast website. When you purchase it you will receive the MP3 player, software installation CD, quick start leaflet, USB cable and earphones.

The third and final MP3 player under 100 dollars that we are going to look at is the SanDisk Sansa View MP3 Player. This portable and robust device has a 16 GB storage capacity, which you can easily expand using MicroSD / SDHC cards that you insert into the players card slot. It has a 2.4 inch color screen and comes with a built in FM radio that has 20 digital preset channels already programmed into it. It has a built in microphone, which you can use to record memos etc etc and is powered by a long lasting Li-Poly rechargeable battery that can support up to 7 hours of video playback or a whopping 35 hours of audio playback. The MP3 player comes with quick start guides and user CD so that you can get started with it almost straight away.