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iRiver iFP-190T

alaTest has collected and analyzed 475 reviews of iRiver iFP-190T. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. People really like the size and price. The portability and sound also get good reviews. There are some critical comments about the storage and reliability, and views are divided on the durability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the iRiver iFP-190T is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for iRiver iFP-190T


alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of iRiver iFP-190T from The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on Opinions about the size and design are generally positive. The sound and portability are also mentioned favorably.

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

This summary is based on the products: iRiver iFP-190TC 256MB MP3 PlayeriRiver iFP-190TC 256MB MP3 Player

Jun, 2018

Consumer review ( review summary for iRiver iFP-190T


alaTest has collected and analyzed 362 user reviews of iRiver iFP-190T from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other MP3 Players on Reviews about the size and price are generally positive. The portability and sound are also mentioned favorably, but the storage and reliability get less positive opinions.

usability, sound, portability, price, size

reliability, storage

82% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: iRiver iFP-190T 256 MB Digital Audio PlayeriRiver iFP-190T 256 MB Digital Audio Player

Jun, 2018

Expert review by : Melissa J. Perenson (



WHAT'S HOT: At $199 and packed with 256MB of internal memory, this IRiver is the first flash player we've seen to come in at a price that's less than $1 per megabyte of storage. The player's sleek, tapered design makes it suitable for a pocket or for...

Jan, 2003

Expert review by : Nick Barbu (

IRiver iFP- 190T 256MB MP3 Player


Storage and Size: The unit has 256MB of internal storage, which is perfect for someone that wants an MP3 player, but doesn't want to spend $300. It holds around 120 songs or so, or a couple of your favorite CDs. The size of this unit is great and allows i

Sep, 2004

Expert review by : 3D Xtreme (3dxtreme)

iRiver iFP-190TC 256MB MP3 Player Review


If you are looking for a no frills MP3 Player with FM Tuner and recording ability, this is the MP3 Player you've been looking for. The iRiver iFP-190TC is available in a few different flavors depending on the amount of storage you want. Anyone looking...

Jul, 2004

Best Buy

Expert review by : Nightmare (

iRiver IFP-190T MP3 player review


For those of you that might not yet know of this company, iRiver has been making digital audio music players since 1999. iRiver first made a name for themselves with their “SlimX” line of MP3 CD players in the days before flash memory was large enough...

Excellent sound quality ; Xtreme3D DSP mode actually sounds good ; Very portable, and long 24hr battery life ; Lows ; No .ogg support (added in newer models)

No .ogg support (added in newer models)

Here’s what the display looks like during play back. Even though the window is fairly small, you're given complete information as to the track number, time, folder, track title, Khz and bit rate, with enough room left over for a customizable...

Jul, 2004

Expert review by : ANDY WALKER (

iFP 190T Digital Music Player


The remarkable iFP 190T is one of those products that make gadget lovers weak in the knees.

Technology is getting small enough to pass as jewelry. The remarkable

Feb, 2003

Consumer review (

Poor Consumer Support

May, 2005

Consumer review (

down the iriver without a player ..


small,lightweight,not bad sound

on /off button quite working

Feb, 2005

Consumer review (

its okay but could b better


It is a great mp3 player, awsome sound quatility

it stopped working after 5 months, give electical shocks

Oct, 2004

Consumer review (

Good Exercise Companion


Excellent sound, compact size, ease of use

Small display, earphones supplied are of poor quality

Sep, 2004

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Works great until it breaks (and it will).

Poor durability beyond the one-year warranty

Aug, 2004

Product Specifications

iRiver now brings you the most advanced portable music player available, including built-in FM Tuner and Voice Recorder and features an incredible 256 MB of internal memory for up to EIGHT hours of your favorite music! The iFP-190T comes with the exclusive "Record from FM" feature and plays your MP3 and WMA music files for up to 20 hours on a single AA battery. Small enough to wear, yet loaded with features, the iFP-190T pumps your music through the bundled Sennheiser MX300 earphones directly to your head!


Equalizer: Yes
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):90

Audio Input


Audio Output

Headphones Form Factor:Ear-bud

Audio System

Digital Player Functions:Voice recorder / Radio
Digital Player Type:Flash based
Functions (KB):Digital player / Digital voice recorder / Radio
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KB):MP3 players (flash, CD, HDD)
Type:Digital player / radio

Cassette System

Type: None

CD System

Type: None

Digital Player (Recorder)

Supported Digital Audio Standards:ASF / MP3 / WMA

Digital Storage


Digital Storage Media

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight




Energy Management

Continuous audio playback time:20

Flash Memory

Installed Size:256MB


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:iRiver iFP

MD System

Type: None

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):-5 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):-5 - 40

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):3.23 x 1.22 x 1.12


Continuous audio playback time:20


Tuner Bands:FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Record Modes

Voice recording: Yes

Remote Control

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty


Player media type:Flash-media
Total Storage Capacity:0.256

Weight & Dimensions