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Coby MP815-8G 8GB 2.8" Widescreen MP3 Video Player with FM Radio

8GB MP3 Video Player with 2.8" TFT-LCD Widescreen Display and FM Radio

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General Features:
  • 8GB MP3 video player
  • 2.8" widescreen TFT LCD display
  • Display resolution: 240 x 400
  • Plays music, video, photos and text
  • MP3, WMA, OGG, MPG, VOB, MP4, AVI, FLV, WMV, JPG, BMP, GIF and TXT playback
  • Plays digital music from most online stores and subscription services
  • ID3 and LRC support for song and lyric information display
  • Up to 10 hours with integrated rechargeable Li-poly battery (530mAh)
  • USB 2.0 hi-speed for fast file transfers
  • Multilingual menu–English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Italian
  • Includes stereo earphones, USB cable and protective pouch
  • 1-year Manufacturer's warranty

General Features

Primary Color
This is the main color of the item.
Black
Memory Type
The type of memory the item uses.
Flash
Memory Capacity
The maximum amount of memory the item can hold.
8 GB
Power Source
The type of battery the item uses. Some batteries are rechargeable, while others are not.

Rechargeable alkaline, nickel cadmium, nickel metal hydride, lithium ion, and lithium ion polymer are all examples of rechargeable batteries.

Some batteries are integrated and built into the item, while others are removable.

Lithium Ion Polymer
Battery Life (Audio)
The average length that the unit will play audio on one battery charge.
10 hours
Connection Type
How the unit is connected to its source to send and receive information and data.

On some items such as wire or cables, this specifies how the cables connect to transfer the signals.

USB 2.0
Video Playback
This item is capable of playing videos.
Yes

Display and Controls

Screen Size
The screen size dimension is measured diagonally in inches.
2.8"
Screen Type
The type of technology used to produce the screen images. LCD, DLP, Plasma, LCoS, and CRT are the most common. 2 newer technologies include LED and OLED which use light-emitting diodes (LEDs) as a backlight, as opposed to conventional LCD TVs, which use cold-cathode fluorescent lamps (CCFL) for a backlight.
LCD
Resolution (pixels)
A display's pixel resolution defines its ability to resolve fine details. Digital TVs and projectors measure screen resolution in pixels. The higher the resolution, the more detailed the picture will be.
240 x 400 
Touchscreen
If a unit is touchscreen capable, you can control a majority of it's functions by touching the screen.
No
Control Type
This is the method in which the unit is controlled.
Buttons
ID3 Tagging
An ID3 tag is most commonly used in conjunction with MP3 audio files. The ID3 tag allows the title, artist, album, track number, and other information to be displayed.
Yes

Audio Playback

MP3
The unit offers MP3 playback.

MP3 should not be confused with MPEG-3. MP3 files are the third audio layer of a MPEG-1 file. The compression algorithm of a MP3 file reduces the file size while keeping the audio quality.

Yes
WMA
The unit offers the playback of WMA files.

WMA stands for Windows Media Audio and was developed by Microsoft. It is a file used specifically for audio.

Yes
AAC
The unit will play AAC files.

The audio compression AAC stands for Advanced Audio Coding. They generally tend to have better sound quality than most MP3 files.

No

Video Playback

MPEG-1 (VCD)
The unit will play Video Compact Discs (VCD). VCD are videos that are stored on regular compact discs (CD) and use a MPEG-1 compression.
Yes
MPEG-2 (SVCD)
The unit will play Super Video Compact Discs (SVCD). SVCD are videos that are stored on a regular compact disc(CD) and use a MPEG-2 compression.
Yes
AVI
Developed by Microsoft in 1992, the Audio Video Interleave is also known as AVI. AVI files are video files mixed with an audio track that plays in unison.
Yes
MPEG-4
The unit will play MPEG-4 files.
Yes
OGG
OGG is a audio file that is used primarily in select Coby portable media players. Often the software to convert other audio files to a .OGG file is included with the product.
Yes

Other Playback

JPEG
The unit will offer playback of JPEG still image files.
Yes
GIF
GIF stands for Graphics Interchange Format. It is a type of Bitmap image format that is used to display images.
Yes
BMP
BMP stands for bitmap. It is an image file format used in conjunction with digital images. It can be considered a universal image file as it is compatible with both Microsoft Windows and OS/2 operating systems.
Yes
TXT
.txt is the extension for a text file. Units that are compatible with .txt files will display the contained text.
Yes

Extra Features

Alarm
This will designate if the unit is capable of having an alarm set.
No
Radio Compatible
Radio capable means the unit is capable of receiving a radio signal.
Yes
Radio Tuning Bands
This is the type of radio tuning bands that the unit is capable of receiving.
AM, FM
Memory Card Reader
Whether or not the receiver has a built-in input for removable memory cards such as SD (Secure Digital) cards or MMC (Multimedia) cards.
No

Warranty and Return Policy

Parts Warranty Duration
1 year
Labor Warranty Duration
1 year
Warranty Provider
Manufacturer

Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

Rating Distribution

5 Star
67%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
33%

Average Attribution Rating

Durability
3.7
Value
3.7
Features
4.7
Design
5.0
Usability
4.7

timmy

norton

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Value
Features
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good but didnt last long

April 16, 2013

i bought this and it broke a week later. It would not charge or show that it was charging. It wouldnt power back on after the battery ran out. I didnt even have warrenty on it. So now it just sit in my desk drawer. Wish i could get another. I still have the same one i bought 2 years ago and it still work fine. Maybe this product i bought might of been a defect.

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Dennis

Miami, Fl

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Dennis

September 14, 2010

After 6 months of continuous use, my coby works like the first day.I am so happy with my coby mp8150-8g

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jojo

moody, al

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bad product

July 5, 2010

I would not recommend this product. It stopped working 2 months after I purchased it.

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Product Summary

Manufacturer

Model Number

MP815-8G

UPC

716829781067

Weight

0.45lbs

Internal SKU

mp8158g

Internal Product ID

18233

Sonic Electronix Wiring Guide

Wiring Diagram Legend

Warning: The image depicted shows the resistance change when wiring multiple subwoofer terminals. Please refer to your subwoofer's owner's manual for the proper wiring of its terminals. Sonic Electronix, Inc. is not responsible for damage caused to your audio system or vehicle due to improper installation. Please call tech support at 1-877-289-7664 if you require additional assistance.

Product Name: Coby MP815-8G 8GB 2.8" Widescreen MP3 Video Player with FM Radio