It's a decent player - I'd just suggest new earphones.
The description below is from Novatech sitehttp://www.novatech.co.uk/novatech/specpage.html?nov-mp320g&P=0
Novatech's MP3 Player with 20GB hard drive brings you versatility and great design once again at an affordable price.
Take up to 8000 of your favourite songs and with this lightweight, sleek musicbox, youll have all the music you need wherever you are.
Weve included a docking station for easy charging of the built in Lithium Ion Battery and linking to your PC, and in line headphone controls so you can leave the player tucked away safely in the included carry pouch.
You can even listen to WMA,OGG and WAV files as well as MP3s.