Like this product it is simple an easy to use without all the extra unneeded stuff. You can listen to the radio with FM and AM or you could plug in the USB plug into your computer and add your own music which is really easy since no extra software is needed. It also has a recorder function to allow you to save a msg so you won't forget something later. It also has a line in connection so you can record from another device to it and then play that later. One last thing is it also has quite a few features to help you enjoy your music like a keylock, equalizer modes (classic, live, pop, rock and DDB), repeat mode, languages (supports 9), and even bitrate support for 32k, 64k, 96k, 112k, 128k, 192k. So for simple ease of use this is a good choice that is if you can find it for sale since they have updated to newer models with more fuctionality.