Top 10 MP3 players When choosing a new MP3 player, most people have only one question in mind: what kind of iPod shall I get? From the shuffle to the nano to the beautiful touch, there's no doubt Apple's gadgets dominate the market. But there's value in checking out the competition. With Apple so far ahead, other firms have to innovate to give themselves a chance of catching up. The result is some striking personal media players (PMPs) from the likes of Samsung, Sony and Archos, as well as lesser-known names such as Cowon and iRiver. Each has something different to offer. We've picked our favourite PMP from each of the leading manufacturers; take a look at our selection of the top 10 MP3 players to find the perfect one for you.