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Is the iPod still the best MP3 player on the market, or is it just the device that everyone knows about? Here is a nice list of 29 alternatives to an iPod that should all be available for the holiday season.

Gizmodo Disclaimer: if your wife/child requests an iPod for Christmas, we recommend that you stick with an actual iPod. Because a lecture on the superiorities of triangular geometric design is the last thing anyone needs on Christmas.

iPod Killers for Christmas 2006 [via Slashdot]