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Imation RipGO! - Mini CD recorder / MP3 player - Mini CD-R 185 MB - silver

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the portability. The usability also gets good comments, whereas some have doubts about the battery and value for money.

usability, portability

value for money, battery

On average, users rate this product 60/100.

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good unit - definitely pleased I bought this


performs very well. neat portable cd burner

none relative to expectations and specifications

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Amazon review summary for Imation RipGO! - Mini CD recorder / MP3 player - Mini CD-R 185 MB - silver


alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 user reviews of Imation RipGO! - Mini CD recorder / MP3 player - Mini CD-R 185 MB - silver from The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players on

sound, battery, value for money, size, reliability


72% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.


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Imation RipGo


Easy setup Installation was a lark--we just dropped the 8cm installation disc into our CD-ROM drive and plugged in the RipGo's power and USB cables. Our Windows 2000 test machine (733MHz...

Burns own mini CD-Rs

No carrying case, belt clip, or remote; a bit large; relatively short battery life; expensive

This is a great new concept and a solid device; we just wish it were easier to use on the go.

Product Specifications

Whether you're a music enthusiast or a mobile business professional, Imation's revolutionary RipGO! mini CD-R burner and digital audio player will satisfy the creative urges of your imagination. Designed to fit in the palm of your hand, RipGO! devices are today's smallest available units for both recording compressed music on CDs and for high-performance playback of CD, Microsoft Windows Media (WMA) Audio, MP3, and Digital Audio files. The sleek, battery-powered USB CD-R drive uses mini (80mm) CD-R disks to store up to 185MB of digital information or up to 6 hours compressed music.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Headphones Form Factor:Behind-the-neck

Audio System

Digital Player Type:Mini CD/MP3
Functions (KB):Digital player / Mini CD recorder
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KB):MP3 players (flash, CD, HDD)
Type:Mini CD recorder / MP3 player


Run Time (Up To):5hour(s)

Cassette System

Type: None

CD System

Media Load Type:Top-load
Playback Modes:Best selection file repeat / Random play / shuffle / Repeat all / Skip playback
Shockproof Memory: Yes
Type:Mini CD recorder / MP3 player

Digital Storage Media

Type:Mini CD-R


Equalizer: Yes


Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:Imation Corp.
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Imation RipGO!

MD System

Type: None



Remote Control

Type: None