This 8GB portable MP3/MP4 player is fantastic for many reasons! It is portable for one, it is extremely sturdy for 2, it can shuffle and play your music, it can play video and pictures, and it can play audio books. supports MP3, WMA, FLAC, APE, AAC, OGG and ACELP, playback of MP3 and video in AMV/AVI format. It is small enough to fit in your shirt pocket. This is easy to figure out and if you do have trouble with it the customer service is fast and friendly. There is also a video on the Amazon page where this is sold that will help you. This can take a 128 GB TF card so you will have a lot of room to downnload your pictures and music. It can play the FM radio, and comes with a pair of headphones too! This is not a bluetooth, and it does have a rechargeable battery. The battery has about a 40 hour life. Really this has been great for long trips and waits in doctors offices or just when I want some me time!