Overall, we’d prefer that these features be integrated into the main unit. Whereas, the USB interface of this Dell digital media player makes transferring of song easy. I bought strictly because I liked how it looked, and the amount of songs it could hold. So other than my stupid mistakes, the player works great, its long lasting, and holds up pretty nicely against butterfingers l ike me. Become a fan of PCMag.

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Navigation with either remote is limited to forward and back, which is really all you need.

It freezes in the middle of loading songs or something. All told, the DJ 20 is competitively priced for a 20GB player and continues the Dell tradition of providing value and choice. In the car, at work, working out, at home.

Dell DJ 20 20gb Gen 2 Digital Jukebox Mp3 Player (silver)

Since then, I’ve had very few problems with the DJ – it has froze on me once – now my only issue with the s ongs is that occasionally it will say I need licensing agreements to play the Napster songs but all I do is just download another song from Napster, and it fixes the problem.

The combination of low brightness and low contrast doesn’t do much for readability. A Great MP3 for a Great price! The screen is black and white, or grey. It’s also what you plug in to charge the battery. No cost to me at all, which is another thing I love about dell products, excellent warranties. The “Rock” EQ preset introduces significant amounts of harmonic distortion. Solid 20GB player has very good sound quality overall. Some other issues I have are small but mentionable: Overall, we’d prefer that these features be integrated into the main unit.


However, I don’t even think that this was necessary because, on my other XP box a desktopI just plugged it in and Windows found it. So basically you have to plug the end of the USB that hooks to your SJ and let the rest dangle and then plug in the charging pack to the cord, then plug it in. The soft angles and the anodized finish feel good in your hand, and it’s equally convenient for both righties and lefties. It was one that was remanufactured so it was just flawed.

Dell DJ 20 – Review – PCMag UK

I love this mp3 player. You can also purchase a second, smaller remote with just the play and volume controls. FM reception is good in strong signal areas, but dfll spotty in fringe areas.

One advantage of the remote is that the microphone doesn’t pick up hard drive whine as it records. You can play the song, view details, add it to a playlist, or clear it.

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I had my first one for about three months until my friend broke it, just like everything she touched. I bought this 20GB at dell.


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The DJ 20 has optional FM and voice recording, but they’re implemented through a wired remote with its own backlit display. My experience with Dell DJ’s has been positive: Our only other rell about the DJ 20 is its blue backlight: The only trick is that you have to put the music in the “My Music” folder for the device to find it. Whereas, the USB interface of this Dell digital media player makes transferring of song easy.

Integrated with 20 GB storage capacity, this Dell digital delll player can house up to songs. Also like the Zen players, a pop-up submenu gives you choices when you click on a song. I followed the instructions and installed the software before plugging the device in, but found it very difficult to use.

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