Here, we have shared the list of top MP3 Players of Sony, Philips, Transcend, Xzor, and Apple. If you’re a music lover, then an MP3 Player is a must-have gadget for you. The major advantage of being an owner of a music player is that you have all favorite songs at your disposal. Hence, if you’re bored or depressed, you can listen to your favorite songs without turning on the TV or tuning into the radio station.

As these devices are lightweight and compact, you can carry them anywhere. Most MP3 players in the markets have USB ports. Thus, transferring your favorite music files to and from your computer or laptop is easy.

If you’re planning to buy an MP3 Player to enjoy music on-the-go, then you are the right place. Here, we have shortlisted the top rated and best MP3 players under 5000, 4000, 3000, 2000, 1000 Rupees in India. The sound quality in our shortlisted MP3 players is exceptionally good. They have excellent ratings on your favorite eCommerce portal.

Best MP3 Players in India for below 5000 Rs

Xzor UrbanPlay H96

Xzor Urbanplay H96

H96 from Xzor is the cheapest and the best MP3 player within Rs 500 to 800 range. This device is extremely light, and it can fit easily fit into the pocket of your trouser, shirt, etc. Xzor H96 provides volume up, down, forward, pause, and back buttons.

The Xzor MP3 Player provides 4 to 5 hours of battery backup. Audio playback through the H96 MP3 player is of decent quality. This device supports MicroSD card and USB connectivity. It ships with a stylish earphone. Xzor H96’s price is 799 INR.


Philips GoGear Mix

Philips GoGear Mix 4GB - Top 5 Best MP3 Players under 5000 Rs in India 2015

Like Apple, Philips is a top brand in India. The company’s GoGear Sounddot MP3 player is a good alternative to the iPod shuffle. GoGear has a weight around 150 grams. Hence, users can carry it everywhere they go. This device includes 4GB storage memory where users can store 450+ songs.

This MP3 player under 2000 Rs packs a Lithium Polymer battery, which gives it an impressive 6 hours of music playback time. GoGear has volume control buttons and USB port. It ships with Philip’s songbird software, sound indicator, etc.

If you’re searching for a Philips music player, buy this device. The GoGear Philips MP3 Player costs 2200 Rupees.


Transcend MP350

Transcend MP350 8GB MP3 Player

MP350 from Transcend is one of the most popular MP3 players in India. It has an impressive 8 GB storage capacity. MP350 weighs 25 grams. It supports USB connectivity. MP350 provides 7 hours of non-stop audio playback time. You can charge its battery over a USB connection.

This device can function as a pen drive due to its large storage capacity. It features FM Radio. MP350 supports recording of songs on the fly. Transcend MP350 can play FLAC, MPR, VBR, and files of various formats. Its price is 2700 Rupees.


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Transcend MP710

Transcend MP710 - best MP3 player under 5000

If you’re searching for an MP3 player with a display, then buy the Transcend MP710 player. This Transcend device flaunts a 2.0 inches color TFT screen. It carries 8 GB storage hardware, which is sufficient to store over 1900 songs.

MP710 provides a good music playback time of over 40 hours. It supports connectivity with 512GB external storage devices. MP710 ships with earphones. Its price is Rupees 3700 INR.


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Fiio M3

FiiO M3 - best MP3 Player in India

Fiio is a Chinese firm that develops amplifiers, music players, etc. Fiio’s M3 is a top rated music player on the eCommerce portal Amazon. This device supports FLAC, MP3, WAV, and APE format files. It packs a 500 mAh battery. It has 8GB storage space and a microSD card slot.

The FiiO MP3 Player has a 2.0-inch display that boasts your favorite music theme. It has an equalizer function. FiiO M3 weighs about 39 grams. Its retail pack includes an earphone. Its price is 4500 INR.


Sony NWZ B183F

Sony NWZ B183F - best MP3 players under 4000 Rs in India 2015

Weighing around 32 grams, this Sony MP3 player under 5000 Rs has a 4GB storage memory. It has a three-line LCD display and high-speed USB 2.0 port. This Sony device provides 22.9 hours of music playback time, five bands (custom, jazz, heavy, pop, unique) equalizer with bass boost. It can function as an audio recorder. You can record audio with it for up to 30 continuous hours.

This device has a lithium ION battery, which can offer 89 minutes playback time if you charge it for 180 seconds.

Sony NWZ has a search function to find files. It allows users to sort files by playlist, year, artist, genre info. It lets users play the current track again. This device can also play files randomly.

The MP3 player provides FM Radio system. Sony NWZ B183F has many useful functions. Hence, it is undoubtedly one of the best MP3 players under 5000 Rs. The price of the Sony MP3 player is within 3500 to 4000 INR range.


Apple iPod Shuffle 4th Generation

Apple iPod shuffle - Top 5 Best MP3 Players under 5000 Rs in India 2014

I guess you have already heard of this Apple product, but you won’t be aware of its features aka specs. iPod shuffle comes with a 2GB storage memory where you can save your favorite MP3, AAC, VBR, AIFF, WAV media files.

The Apple device includes a 3.5 mm Audio jack and a lithium ION battery which keeps it charged for up to 15 hours (playback time). It ships with Apple earphones.

iPod shuffle is a lightweight device that weighs 12.5 grams. It packs a USB port and battery that supports USB charging.

You can connect the iPod to MACWindows laptop or desktop PC to transfer media files. iPod shuffle is a top rated product from Apple, and it is the best MP3 player under 5000 Rs in India for this year.


Note: I’ve shortlisted the above products on the basis of the reviews shared by authenticated users on many eCommerce websites.

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  1. Jal Bahadur Chhantyal

    4. Good sound quality
    5. Cost less than IPOD shuffle 2GB
    6. Extra ordinary battery life (play time more than 20 hrs)

  2. Jal Bahadur Chhantyal

    FIIO M3 for the reasons:
    1. Having display
    2. 8GB in built memory +64 GB card support.
    3. FLAC format playbility.


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