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Cowon Iaudio E2

alaTest has collected and analyzed 104 reviews of Cowon Iaudio E2. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. People are impressed by the portability and price. The design and usability also get good reviews. There are some negative views about the battery, and there are some mixed opinions about the headphones.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Cowon Iaudio E2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Cowon Iaudio E2

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of Cowon Iaudio E2 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the price and design. The portability and usability also get good opinions.

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77% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Cowon iAudio E2 4GB MP3 Player - BlackCowon iAudio E2 4GB MP3 Player - SilverCowon iAudio E2 2GB MP3 Player - Real Mocha

Apr, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Cowon Iaudio E2

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Cowon Iaudio E2 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other MP3 Players on Amazon.com. People really like the performance and design. The usability and sound are also mentioned favorably. Many are less positive about the durability and battery.

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100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Cowon iAUDIO E2 4 GB Mp3 Player (Black)

Apr, 2016

Expert review by: Grahm Skee (anythingbutipod.com)

Cowon iAudio E2 Review

 

I have never been a strong supporter of the screenless MP3 player. It is a niche product for those who want to just throw some tunes on a player and hit shuffle and I never really fell into this scenario. However, I will admit, I had a great time...

To get right to the point, the Cowon iAudio E2 is easily the best screen less MP3 player sold today. The build quality is top notch and while design is always subjective its unique modern design will definitely turn some heads. One of the things that...

Nov, 2009

Expert review by: Laldinfela Pachuau (pcworld.idg.com.au)

Cowon iAudio E2 MP3 player

 

The stylish and ultra-compact Cowon iAudio E2 portable music player really impressed us.

Affordable price, compact

No video playback (obviously)

Apr, 2010

Expert review by: Laldinfela Pachuau (goodgearguide.com.au)

Cowon iAudio E2 MP3 player

 

The stylish and ultra-compact Cowon iAudio E2 portable music player really impressed us.

Affordable price, compact

No video playback (obviously)

The Cowon iAudio E2 is a solid, ultra-compact MP3 player that promises excellent quality sound in a stylish compact form factor at an affordable price.

Apr, 2010

Expert review by: Shayne Rana (tech.firstpost.com)

Cowon iAudio E2 DAP

 

In the realm of the unique, outlandish, ridiculous, chic or even off-beat technology designs, Cowon's iAudio E2 can be categorized as any one of the above. It's just a matter of your own preference and taste. But nevertheless faceless Mp3 players i.e....

Dec, 2009

Expert review by: (tech.firstpost.com)

Cowon iAudio E2 DAP - Tech2

 

The iAudio E2 is a small and chic device that is capable of really good audio quality but the battery life is average at best.

Dec, 2009

Expert review by: Stuart Andrews (trustedreviews.com)

Cowon iAudio E2 2GB

 

Stu checks out Cowon's answer to the iPod shuffle.

Otherwise, the only things you’ll find on the E2 are the headphone socket, which doubles up, with the adaptor provided, as a USB connector, and a tiny green LED indicator which flashes when the unit is switched on. The E2 charges over USB in about...

Feb, 2011

Expert review by: Laldinfela Pachuau, PCWorld.in (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Cowon iAudio E2 review

 

Coming in eight different colours, the Cowon iAudio E2 is a diminutive screen-less MP3 player that sports a multitude of features under its hood. It comes in two versions: 2GB and 4GB, and it is one of the few micro MP3 players that plays FLAC and Ogg...

The Cowon iAudio E2 is a solid ultra compact MP3 player that promises excellent quality sound in a stylish compact form factor at an affordable price.

Apr, 2010

Expert review by: (whathifi.com)

Cowon iAudio E2 2GB

 

Stylish look and feel, but sound lets the side down

Stylishly minimal ; the keyring loop is useful ; voice prompts are a nice touch

Sound lacks detail and authority, even with better earphones ; fiddly button placement

Expert review by: Laldinfela Pachuau (pcworld.in)

Cowon iAudio E2

 

A keychain MP3 player from Cowon, the iAudio E2 has basic features with rich audio enhancements and it sounds excellent.

Excellent sound for its class ; Unique and stylish design ; Good build quality ; FLAC support ; Sensible Ear Safe feature

Blind operation is difficult ; Average battery life ; Proprietary data cable

Stylish MP3 player that promises quality sound at affordable price.

Apr, 2010

Expert review by: Laique Khan (techmagnifier.com)

Cowon iAudio E2 ,MP3 Player Review ,Price in India,Technical Specs

 

Cowon iAudio E2 is a latest screen-less based MP3 player. It comes in an attractive design and sports a metallic ring that can be used as a key chain.

• It is rated at 12mW per channel on a 16 Ohm earphone ; • Voice guide for starting BBE/Shuffle Mode ; • Solid enough to take a few hard knocks ; • Excellent music quality ; • Awesome sound quality ; • Plays all formats with good sound ; • Tiny,...

• Unfortunately no AAC file support ; • There is no FM radio nor a recording feature of any sort ; • No shuffle by folder ; • The symmetry of the buttons: You might end up pressing wrong button if you are not looking what you are pressing ; • No...

To get right to the point, Cowon iAudio E2 Review shows that this unique and new age MP3 player will definitely turn some heads. This tiny and screen-less device is loaded with high-end features that allow it to stand in competition with Apple’s iPod....

Jun, 2012

Product Specifications

With this compact and stylish iAUDIO E2, you can enjoy music anytime, anywhere. E2 is equipped with 9 EQ presets and a sophisticated metal ring. Adorn yourself with the rich sounds and the stylish design of E2. The stylish E2 takes your charm, rhythm and excitement whenever, wherever you go. Harmonized with the simple body accentuating a sharp edge and the shining ring finished with delicate hairline. E2 will win your heart with an attractive design. Among MP3 players without LCD, the iAUDIO E2 alone supports 9 rich and diverse sound effects. The more vivid and colorful iAUDIO E2 with BBE+ sound, you can feel why COWON takes great pride in sound quality. Equipped with Voice Guided Menu that guides you to each mode with voice, you can easily apply various sound effects and turn shuffle mode on/off. This is because Cowon Systems hopes to minimize any inconvenience you may experience, and help everyone use it with great ease. iAUDIO E2 is designed to protect your hearing against the volume level that may be harmful. The "ear safe technology" automatically restores the volume to the middle range from a high level when turned on. Now you can enjoy music more safely and comfortably.

Audio System

Digital Player Type:Flash based
Functions (KB):Digital player
Sound Effects:BBE
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KB):MP3 players (flash, CD, HDD)
Type:Digital player

Digital Player (Recorder)

Supported Digital Audio Standards:FLAC / MP3 / Ogg Vorbis / MPEG 2.5 Audio / MPEG 2 Audio / MPEG 1 Audio / WMA / WAV

Digital Storage

Capacity:4GB

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:0.3in
Height:2.5in
Weight:0.6oz
Width:1.1in

Flash Memory

Installed Size:4GB

Header

Compatibility:Unix / Mac / PC
Manufacturer:Cowon Systems
Model:E2
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Cowon iAUDIO

Miscellaneous

Color:Black