What's not to love about the

iLuv Portable Multimedia Player

? Pop open the lid, and you'll see a DVD/CD player and a folding dock for playing and charging an iPod with Video. (Non-docking models and other media devices can be hooked up via external jacks).

When closed, the lid serves as a clear, bright 8.4-inch widescreen display with touch controls for the DVD player and the iPod (when it is attached to the integrated port).

The player runs on a built-in, rechargeable lithium battery, the included AC power adapter, or a cigarette lighter adapter. It has two stereo headphone jacks and a built-in folding stand. Also included are a television cable and remote control. A battery charge lasts about three hours. The sound is full and clear, but volume could be more powerful.

The iLuv measures 11 inches by 6.3 inches by 2.75 inches thick, and weighs 2.6 pounds.

Iluv Portable Multimedia Player lists for $250.


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- Judi Dash