For true music lovers, Sony Walkman has been there favorite choice. For Sony, CES 2012 is the time where it comes launches many devices which are powered with Android OS. After their discontinuation with Ericsson, Sony came up with the news of Sony Xperia S & Xperia Ion smartphone along with the launch of Sony NSZ GS Network Media Player and NSZ GP9 Blue Ray Disc Player. Along with that the Sony SmartWatch Bluetooth headset was also announced. Today at CES 2012 Sony announced the release of existing Sony Z Series Walkman in US and European countries.
The Sony Z Series are the Android powered Walkman providing the true world class entertainment. They are made up of beautiful true reflection LCD screen with unique low reflection and multi touch support providing a high responsiveness with 1 Ghz NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual processor keeping the web pages, movies and apps to the far most resolution. The Z Series of Walkman from Sony are integrated with S Master MX digital amplifier technology which reduces the noise levels and distortion to a minimum level thereby enhancing the tunes of the songs been played. They come with 4.3 inches display screen and are powered with Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS.
The three models which are available –
- NWZ-Z1040 with 8GB storage capacity at $ 329.99
- NWZ-Z1050 with 16GB storage capacity at $ 279.99
- NWZ-Z1060 with 32GB storage capacity at $ 249.99
This Walkman is available in various storage options of 8 GB, 16 GB and 32 GB capacities from late February 2012. Commonly it includes the following features –
- 4.3 inches touch screen display
- Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS
- NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor clocked at 1 Ghz
- Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
- Support Mp3, WMA, AAC, Linear PCM
- Video formats like AVC, MPEG 4 and WMV 9
- Various sound effects like S Master Mx, DSEE, 5 band equalizer, Clear Stereo, SP Output optimizer, Dynamic Normaliser
- Full charge in approximate 5 hours
- 20 hours of music playback and 5 hours of video playback
- Weights 156 grams
These Android powered walkman will be made available on the webstore of Sony and also the Sony official stores at various locations all over the world.