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How do mp3 players work?

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They contain what is essentially a small computer. This will run software to read the mp3 file off the storage, decompress it, and output the sound. It must also respond to button presses, and provide features to allow data to be transferred to and from it.

Since an mp3 player needs only perform a few tasks, it doesn't require much processor speed or RAM.

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