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We bought a Red RCA OPAL 8 GB MP3 Video Player for our son for Christmas. It played a several hours and then would not stay on today. Its has a message battery low turning off. We have tried to charge the battery but it will not even acknowledge it is hooked up to the computer. We don't know what else to do to it. Have any suggestions ??

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A few different things to try.

1 Is you can buy the starter kit for it.
It has a wall mount charger usb power adapter, armband and carrying case.

2. Download the latest firm ware from RCA website.
http://www.rcaaudiovideo.com/product.aspx?product=408
After you download the firmware.
Then plug mp3 player in usb device of your computer.
Then click on the newly downloaded firmware and install it.

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