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  • Sony Walkman alive and well in Japan
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    Sony Walkman alive and well in Japan

    By 24 January 2012

    Despite reports suggesting that the Sony Walkman brand was a dead man walking, the brand continues to crop up - most recently in the electronics giant's homeland of Japan with the launch of the new E-Series PMPs and a couple of speaker docks to boot....

  • Android Sony Walkman prototype gets IFA showing
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    Android Sony Walkman prototype gets IFA showing

    By 5 September 2011

    Sony showed off a Walkman Mobile Entertainment Player on its stand at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin. It was quickly pointed out to us that this was a prototype, but we can see where Sony are headed with this one, and that’s straight up...

  • Sony Walkman A, S, E and W series MP3 players announced
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    Sony Walkman A, S, E and W series MP3 players announced

    By 27 July 2011

    Sony has only gone and launched an entirely new Walkman lineup, adding four brand spanking new MP3 players to its audio range.  The Walkman quartet all boast their own unique features, with things like touch screens and water-resistance setting them...

  • Sony Sports Walkman NWZ-W260 goes for gold
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    Sony Sports Walkman NWZ-W260 goes for gold

    By 14 July 2011

    Who said that the Sony Walkman was dead eh? Well, we did actually, but the legendary brand keeps a coming. The Sony Sports Walkman NWZ-W260 has just been announced - a sporty little number designed with fitness fanatics in mind. The W260 is wire free...

  • Sony Walkman Music Clip: Bass at a touch of a button
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    Sony Walkman Music Clip: Bass at a touch of a button

    By 5 May 2011

    Who said the Sony Walkman was dead, eh? Oh yeah - we did. But talk of its demise may have been greatly exaggerated as Sony continues to use the brand on phones and MP3 players - most recently with the Sony Walkman Music Clip NWZ-B160, which has just been...

  • The Sony Walkman (1979-2010)
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    The Sony Walkman (1979-2010)

    By 25 October 2010

    Born into a technology world dominated by brands from Europe and the West, the Walkman could scarcely dream of the rollercoaster life of fame, stardom and eventual obsolescence that awaited it. The Walkman, who has died today after a long battle with...

  • Sony Walkman NWZ-E350 Series senses your music tastes
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    Sony Walkman NWZ-E350 Series senses your music tastes

    By 12 August 2010

    If you liked the look of the Sony Walkman NWZ-E450 range, but thought you could do without the karaoke features to save you a few quid, and also thought they could do with slimming down a bit, then the budget NWZ-E350 range may be more up your street....