The problem for us is that Creative used to make the best MP3 players of them all . Back in , the Creative Zen Vision:M was totally kick-ass. Creative’s Zen players are popular alternatives to the iPod, and with its 3in touchscreen the X-Fi 2 is an obvious challenger to the iPod Touch. Creative Zen X-Fi2 (32GB) review. This multimedia player may represent good value, but while Apple’s around, its performance is just mediocre.

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With Apple around, it can be difficult for other brands to get noticed, but compared to its rivals, the Creative ‘s apparent value seems obvious. It looks seriously impressive. Support for such products is limited to online materials, such as Knowledgebase Solutionsdrivers, application updates and product documentations available on the Creative Customer Support website. The menu is darn confusing, making it necessary to open a menu, to open another menu, to open a list, to access the menu you were looking for.

The X-Fi2 is by far the best sounding portable device I’ve heard in a long time. For a complete listing of downloads, you can manually search our database. However, since then we have seen two things happen. Updates the User Guide for firmware version 1. Improves support for BMP.

User Guide Provides information on using your player. If you’re dying for superior audio from your portable music players, look no further, Cause it’s here.

Supported Digital Audio Standards. It was still fully functionable when I gifted it. Audio System Audio Formats. X-fo2 fortunes have caused the Singaporean company to scale back its operations in order to concentrate on its core businesses – making PC soundcards and MP3 players.


Creative Zen X-Fi2 (32GB) review | What Hi-Fi?

Close all application windows that are currently running on your computer. Excellent I bought it last week, I’m really happy with it, nice x–fi2. Creative’s next big thing is the Zii Egg, a Google Android-powered touchscreen X-Fi device that has more in common with the latest mobile phones than previous Creative MP3 players.

The bigger the screen creaive is, the better the user experience. I am using this one for about a week, it simply perfect. But if you’re still in the market for a dedicated music player, there are still some worthy options out there.

Creative Zen X-Fi2

It’s touchscreen is nice, but doesn’t seem to cover the awfully x-ffi2 response of the OS. See all our portable media player reviews. Creative Zen MP3 Players. An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. Close all application windows that are currently running. No problem If you’re among the admittedly select few mourning the passing of Apple’s little MP3 players, fear not: The X-Fi2 struggles with video too, due to the cramped confines of the small screen.

For Xen large colourful menu system long battery life. After that i went to a creative and have been buying the zen line of products ever since.

The device has a standard memory slot such as an SD x-ci2 micro SD card slot so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Back inthe Creative Zen Vision: Not bass heavy, nor too tinny with treble. To install this firmware, do the following: Personally, I can tell where each instrument is, whether it be placed left-front, right-back, or somewhere in between; Rather than just sound blaring into my ears from my left or right.


Min Hard Drive Space. M was totally kick-ass and put the iPod equivalent at the time to shame. Coming in at second has to be the Archos 32 for it’s great adjustable 2 band equalizer and “3D” exp ansion setting as well, which made for a very good sound stage experience.

Creative Zen X-Fi2 (8GB) Overview – CNET

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Microphone Microphone Form Factor. Sony’s Android-powered high-res audio player sounds great, but it’ll cost ya Sony’s Android-powered high-res audio player sounds great, but it’ll cost ya by Ty Pendlebury. Voice recording feature allows you to record voice memos, notes, lectures, etc. About this product Product Identifiers Brand.

Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. An indicator shows you when the device has low battery. Copyright – Creative Technology Ltd. Video Playback Features Video playback support.

Home Entertainment by Ty Pendlebury Oct 28, Our Verdict The X-Fi2 2 represents decent value, crdative nothing more. It offers the most features, the best quality and the most important the best sound. This page is currently only available in English.