This Cowon 8 GB MP3 is a solid, sturdy, compact media player that has a variety of features and an attractive appearance. The Cowon D2 (8 GB) music player has a sleek chassis wrapped with a metallic border that is as functional as it is stylish, featuring several tactile controls for power and volume built-in. The 8 GB digital media player is dominated by its front-and-center 2.5-inch display screen that offers 320x240 pixel resolution for sharp text that users can easily read. At 3 inches high, 2.2 inches wide, and 0.6 inches deep, the Cowon 8 GB MP3 weighs only 2.1 oz. On the left side of the Cowon D2 (8 GB) music player are two USB port interfaces underneath a well-situated flap, one for syncing with PCs and the other to connect with the included power adapter. The 8 GB digital media player has plenty of integrated memory but if users need more, they can add it via the SD card expansion slot at the bottom of the device. Compatible with Windows 98 through Windows XP, as well as Linux and Mac operating systems, the Cowon 8 GB MP3 can simply be connected to a computer to upload recorded audio or download new songs.