Audio, video and photos, FM radio, voice recorder, RSS reader. Nice combination of features for the Zen X-Fi 2 Creative, less shiny but cheaper than an iPod Touch with the same capacity. 8 GB flash storage in a lightweight package featuring a touch screen of 7.6 inches diagonal, bright and very nice, although limited to 262,000 colors. If lack of reactivity - to press to activate orders - the Zen X-FI 2 is a good video player that can play without conversion, movies to DivX or XviD (but not MKV).
No need to use the software to transfer them to Creative Zen: it is detected by Windows and synchronizes seamlessly with Media Player.Same for music (MP3, AAC or lossless Flac format) and JPEG or BMP, copied in seconds. In fact, the program is only useful for Creative transcode Gif or Tiff images. Autonomy is comfortable: nearly 4 hours of video, 23 hours - continuously! - For audio. If the earbuds provided prove low bass, the sound is still very good, especially with the Crystallizer Creative mode, which enhances compressed audio files.