Sony Walkman NW-ZX2 is the device one should have if you wish to experience pure music. This all new SONY Walkman comes in the premium segment which comes with the price of around $1000. While the quality music players are still very limited, this segment is mostly captured with the likes of Apple iPods. SONY has announced the new Walkman device dubbed as NW-ZX2 which comes with the Android OS in it. Except one thing that is Price, this device seems awesome as it comes with tons of additions.
Walkman NW-ZX2 as well as Sony’s new PHA-1A headphone DAC/amplifier is the deadly combination for awesome experience. This music player almost feels like a metal piece along with the extremely solid build quality. There is a HQ DAC inside which allows device to output high quality audio at 192 kHz/24 bit with no compression at all. At the right side of this device we have the Power buttons along with the media buttons to pause and skip forward and backward along with the headphone jack. With a jaw dropping price of $1119, if you are an absolute music fan who would like to listen in a very detailed manner, then this is the device which you should buy. We have listed some of the key specs below;
- 128GB memory,
- External micro SD card slot,
- Charging time 4.5hrs,
- Playback: MP3 up to 60 hours (MP3 128kbps), Hi-Res Audio 33 hrs (FLAC 192kHz/24bit)
- Jellybean 4.2 Android OS,
- 235 gms weight and 18.5mm thickness,
- Supported Audio Formats: MP3, WMA, FLAC (192KHz/24bit), Linear PCM (192KHz/24bit), WAV (192KHz/24bit), AAC-LC, HE-AAC, Apple Lossless (192KHz/24bit), AIFF (192KHz/24bit), DSD (2.8MHz, 5.6MHz)
With the micro SD Card slot, this device also comes with the gold plated 3.5mm headset audio jack. It can play standard MP3 music for 60 hours on a single charge (around 30 hours for high-quality sound). This device comes with the Android’s Jellybean 4.2 OS which is bit older now as whole World has moved to KitKat and the likes of Lollipop 5.0 OS.