COWON S9 PDF
Jan 21, The Good Cowon’s S9 portable media player offers a gorgeous OLED touch- screen display, long battery life, and features such as Bluetooth. Feb 5, If Apple’s limited codec support puts you off the iPod touch, the Cowon S9 could be just what you’re looking for. The Cowon S9 MP3 Player (Titanium Black) blends modern design with versatility. The sleek, yet simple, curved shape of the S9, fits naturally in your hand.
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We can appreciate the ambitious amount of options Cowon is trying to offer the user, but at some point it just becomes messy–especially on cowkn touch screen.
Bluetooth The built-in Bluetooth capability lets you access your multimedia files without having to connect the player or stay next to your computer, speaker system, or other devices, giving you even greater freedom.
Hear the difference in the natural, yet powerful sound and pick cwon 30 presets for an even more enhanced experience. No Longer Available Update Location close. Be the first to review this item. For example, in order to fit controls for shuffle modes, song repeat, play and pause, skip, A-B loop, EQ, and tilt-sensor lock onto the S9’s music playback screen, Cowon used a control strip across the bottom of the screen that flips around to reveal a second set of controls.
We’ve changed, we promise. The Good Cowon’s S9 portable media player offers a gorgeous OLED touch-screen display, long battery life, and features cowob as Bluetooth audio, voice recording, FM radio, Flash media support, audio and video playback, a photo viewer, and a text reader. Having the headphone jack smack in the middle of the S9’s bottom edge makes it a bit awkward to hold in landscape view, and unless there’s a good excuse, we always prefer to see mini-USB jacks on portable devices than specialized connectors.
For the most part, the onscreen user interface of the S9 is one of the best we’ve ever seen from Cowon. Korean company Cowon has been quietly but doggedly chasing the MP3 market leaders for years now, and this S9 is its most stylish and sophisticated player to date.
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It’s big to handle, but it’s very lightweight. Review Sections Review Specs. The Cowon S9 doesn’t just look and feel good – it also brings excellent audio quality to the table, along with video, photo and text options, just to name a few. Gravity Sensor When you tilt your S9, it follows suit. Uncompressed FLACs are equally stodgy, despite decent detail levels overall.
The main menu is spacious, the touch screen is responsive, and we liked the extra details, such as icon animation and page transitions. Bluetooth capability gives you even more freedom with wireless access to multimedia files.
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Song control buttons on the top of the player allow you to operate the basic controls when the S9 is in your pocket. Against Slightly lazy musical delivery no coown support fiddly to operate. In Cowoonthe rating for the Cowon S9 was lowered slightly to account for its relative value compared with newer products. The Bottom Line The Cowon S9 is a sexy-looking gadget with exceptional audio and video quality, but its construction quality and user interface pale in comparison to the competition.
Mac compatible Linux v2. One disappointing absence is iPlayer compatibility, but the list is otherwise comprehensive.
The Cowon S9 is a classy, all-in-one entertainment system that goes anywhere you go. Not only does the S9 use a lightening-fast capacitive touch interface comparable to the iPhone’sbut its 3. Bandersnatch is here to cap a twisted Galaxy S9 brings Samsung two steps forward, one step back.
Visit manufacturer site for details. For Excellent screen delivers sharp, vibrant pictures very good format support decent audio detail.
The S9 is a beautiful-looking device that, unfortunately, feels pretty flimsy compared with the glass and steel of the iPod Touch.
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The Bad The Cowon S9’s user interface isn’t quite as polished as the competition, the plastic construction feels flimsy, and it lacks Wi-Fi, memory expansion, and a standard USB port. User interface Hardware has always been Cowon’s strong suit, but its track record with user interfaces has been hit or miss. Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s We delete comments that violate our policywhich we encourage you to read. The problem is that if you’re in the market for a small capacity player, music is likely to be your priority, and the S9 doesn’t quite cut it in this department.
Luckily for us, the S9’s play button codon duplicated cwon the onscreen playback controls.
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The bottom edge of the S9 offers a power-hold switch, headphone jack, and a pin USB jack more common to cell phones than MP3 players. Unfortunately, despite being Cowon’s best effort, Apple and Samsung have set the bar incredibly high with the interfaces of their touch-screen media players, which have benefited from the parallel development of touch-screen mobile phones.
In addition to these standard MP3 options, you can also listen to the radio, record voice, and play games. Multimedia Options The S9 gives you more than just music on the go – enjoy movies, view photos, record voice, play games, listen to the radio, store documents and more.
And if you’re really after a portable movie player, Apple’s Touch does it better for similar money. Great sound, but it’s trapped in Apple’s world. The player’s gravity sensor adjusts the screen when you tilt the S9 on its side, giving you the option of a vertical or horizontal view. It works well here, as the S9 produces a brilliantly punchy, sharp and vibrant picture, with very solid motion and decent black depth for a device of this type.
Intuitive Controls The touch-screen design of the S9 gives you a wide surface on which to view options and scroll through menus. Don’t show this again.
Our overriding criticism of the S9’s user interface is that it tries to do too much. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. See any errors on this page? In spite of all the little faults we could nitpick about, the Cowon S9’s hardware scores big when it comes to the screen.