Electronics Giant, Sony has added recently, new Walkman models to their range of media players for music enthusiasts. The company has announced three new series which includes Walkman A-Series, S-Series and E-Series. All of these models boast a sleek and stylish design and comes with MediaGo software that makes easy for users to transfer media files from iTunes for Windows, Windows Media Player or from Windows Explorer.
The newly launched all three models of Sony Portable Media players incorporates the Sony Clear Audio Technologies for excellent sound quality and features Karaoke Mode, language learning functions, bookmarking with multiple playlists. The users will be able to create channels with SensMe features that keep music in tune according the mood of users by dividing the music tracks into different channels. The integrated microphone is used by built-in voice recording; and the Synchronized Lyric Features enables users to load .lrc files for songs and also provides option to set the lyrics to scroll by in sync to the music. The all the A-Series and S-Series models features streaming via Bluetooth to wireless headphones, speaker docks, car audio head units as well as with Bluetooth-enabled devices. So what sets them apart? Have a look to brief specifications and features:
Sony Walkman A-Series (NWZ-A860): The A-Series players comes with touch-screen audio/video playback, wireless photo sharing capability and equipped with high-quality premium earbuds for comfortable and best audio listening experience. The player employs a 2.8-inch WQVGA TFT touch screen with 400x240pixels resolution and Sony Clear Audio Technologies which includes Dynamic Sound Enhancement Engine, Clear Stereo, Clear Bass Audio Technologies, and S-Master MX digital amplifier technology for reduced noise level and distortion free audio experience. The Walkman NWZ-A860 will cost you $179 (Approx Rs. 8050) for 8GB and $219 (Rs. 9855) for 16GB version.
Sony Walkman S-Series (NWZ-S760BT): The S-Series comes with Bluetooth wireless headphones for wireless audio stream to compatible devices. It is equipped with a 2.0-inch QVGA LCD screen and comes with a long backup battery which is claimed to deliver up to 50 hours of music playback and 10 hours of video playback. The NWZ-S76BT will set you back at Price $149 (Approx. Rs. 6700) for 8GB version in black or white color variants.
Sony Walkman E-Series (NWZ-E460): It can be called as ‘Colorful Walkman’ as it comes with attractive-to-eye five colors including black, red, blue, green and pink, allowing options to users to choose from their desired color. It comes with lithium-ion battery that is claimed to provide up to 50 hours of music playback and comes equipped with a 2-inch QVGA LCD screen with 320×240 pixels resolution. The E-Series NWZ-E460 Walkman is priced $79 (Approx. Rs. 3555) for 4GB, $89 (Approx. Rs. 4000) and $109 (Approx. Rs. 4900) for 16GB version.
All of the Sony Walkman A-Series, S-Series and E-Series media players will be available starting September 2011 through Sony Stores as well as from Sony’s Online Store. There is no word about U.S. or India country specific launch.