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Update Unrecognized Zip Code. This time around, the Q5W’s software interface is remarkably attractive, but there’s a catch. Email Firstname Name Comment.

Be the first to review this item. Continue to next page 01 We’ve changed, we promise. If you have a digital camera, there is no need to upload to your computer because the Q5W also acts as an USB Host enabling you to view and store your pictures or video files.

Cowon Q5W Review

It was a breeze to connect to the Web using the Cowon Q5W’s To begin with, the Q5W utilizes a 5″ touchscreen with x resolution that displays over 16 million colors. Like those on most PVPs, the Q5W’s display is constructed with a reflective plastic that limits visibility in direct sunlight. Cowon’s most ambitious product to date, the Cowon Q5W, is a super-charged, touch-screen portable video player PVP with an astounding list of features.

Of course the Q5W has a FM tuner and recorder plus voice recorder with embedded microphone. Unfortunately, the attractive Cowon-branded browser is really just an application that runs on top of the Windows CE 5 operating system at the root of the device. Despite its secondary use as a mirror, however, low-light conditions make colors dramatically pop on the screen, especially compared with the less-reflective matte finishes found on the Archos line of PVPs.


The minute you need to perform clwon mundane task such as setting up the Q5W’s wireless connection, the comfortable Cowon w5w gives way to the all-too-familiar graveyard of the Windows desktop.

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The company says this glitch is fixed with the latest firmware updates. But with both available for nearly half the price, the Q5W is a tough sell. It took just 9 seconds to load YouTube’s landing page, but when we tried to watch Tay Zonday’s latest viral video extravaganza, “Chocolate Rain,” the video stuttered.

Cowon Q5W – Review of the Cowon Q5W

When it comes time to enjoy your music or movies, which this unit can hold 60GB of, free yourself from coowon and use your Bluetooth enabled headphones or speakers. X Only data transfer supported Linux kernel v2. Gigantic 5″ Screen displays 16 Million Colors Watch movies or view photos on the crystal clear 5″ screen with x resolution.

Write a review urzdeyyacwcvyebsw. The top qq5w of the Cowon Q5W includes conveniently located buttons for controlling volume, a power switch that doubles as a hold button for disabling onscreen controls, two built-in speakers, an infrared sensor for the included remote control, and a pinhole microphone for creating voice recordings.


Bluetooth Forget the wires and enjoy freedom with your Bluetooth enabled headphones, speakers, etc. The Cowon Q5W’s 5-inch touch screen x resolution is both beautiful and responsive. This robust PMP supports a wide array of photo and video formats, which looked stunning on the crisp x pixel resolution display; we had zero compatibility issues, and the PMP played back a homemade birthday party video at a smooth 30 frames per second.

Am still learning about WinCE and am having problems getting it to sync with my 64bit Vista Ultimate. The player is rated to achieve 13 hours of audio and 7 hours of video, but we saw close coowon 10 hours of audio playback and 5 hours of video.

Image-heavy pages such as CNN. Built-In rechargeable Coqon Audio: Design With a recessed 5-inch wide-screen display and elegant metal construction, the Cowon Q5W looks like a Cowon D2 on steroids. If you have a digital camera, there is no need to upload to your computer because the Q5W also acts as an USB Host enabling you to view and store your pictures or video files.

X Only data transfer supported Linux kernel v2.