At A Glance

This player’s vibrant screen and superior sound are offset by a somewhat high price and quirky menus.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Sansa View is a sleek yet simple MP3 player with video capabilities, perfect for you to enjoy your favorite movies and shows while on the go. With up to 32 GB capacity, and up to 35 hours of battery life, you can enjoy more play.

The Specs

Display
Display type Color
Ports and Connections
USB Yes
Headphone Jack Yes
Microphone input Yes
Line Out Yes
USB Host Adapter No
Firewire No
Storage Media
Micro SD Micro SD Card
Supported Video Formats
H.264 Yes
DivX4 No
DivX5 No
mpeg1 No
mpeg2 No
MPEG4
  • Yes
  • Yes
XviD No
wmv Yes
Motion JPEG No
Supported Image Formats
BMP Yes
JPG Yes
PNG No
GIF No
Supported Audio Formats
MP3 Yes
WMA Yes
WAV Yes
Audible Yes
OGG Vorbis No
Apple Lossless No
AAC Yes
AIFF No
WMA Lossless No
ASF No
FLAC No
Included Software
Rhapsody Yes
Itunes Yes
Included Software
  • eMusic
  • Sansa Universal Updater (for firmware upgrades)
Napster Yes

Performance

Performance
Signal-to-Noise Ratio, Average (dB) 84.0
Crosstalk, Average (dB) -46.0
Total Harmonic Distortion and Noise, Average (%) 0.1
Maximum Usable Output Level, Average (dBV) -4.3
Frequency Response Deviation, Average (dB) 3.1