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Tech & Science Sony releases 40th anniversary Walkman at IFA

06:46  06 september  2019
06:46  06 september  2019 Source:   cnet.com

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Sony has released a 40 th anniversary Walkman at IFA on Thursday, tapping into the nostalgia of the cassette era. The Walkman is kitted out with 40 th anniversary packaging and logos and a soft casing that was "inspired and pays homage to Sony 's first portable cassette player."

The Sony Walkman is back. Sony announced at IFA 2019, one of the leading consumer electronics trade shows that takes place annually in Berlin, that it would be releasing a new version of their iconic portable music player.

Sony releases 40th anniversary Walkman at IFA© Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. Sony's 40th anniversary Walkman. Sony

Sony has released a 40th anniversary Walkman at IFA on Thursday, tapping into the nostalgia of the cassette era. This doesn't mean tapes are back in, though; the Walkman will only have a "special cassette tape user interface and screensaver," and comes with Wi-Fi and Android for music streaming.

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The Walkman is kitted out with 40th anniversary packaging and logos and a soft casing that was "inspired and pays homage to Sony's first portable cassette player."

It's got a 3.6-inch HD display, USB-C charging and a battery life of 26 hours. It also comes with access to the Walkman store for more music.

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The Sony Walkman is back. The electronics maker will release a new version of its revolutionary portable music player, it announced Friday at IFA The Sony NW-A100TPS Walkman has a 40 th anniversary logo printed on the back, and it comes with a specially designed case and package that

Sony announced a 40 th anniversary Walkman this week at the IFA technology conference in Berlin. There are no cassette tapes here, but with the 40 th anniversary Walkman you’ll get high-resolution audio, 26 hours of battery life, Bluetooth compatibility and an Android operating system.

"Take a trip down memory lane with the 40th anniversary edition," Sony said.

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The 40 th anniversary Walkman in its cute soft cover. Daniel Jones. What was your first Walkman ? If you had a music player before you had a smartphone, it’s likely it was a Walkman . When it first launched, seeing people wearing headphones as they walked down the street was just weird.

The Sony Walkman is back. The electronics maker will release a new version of its revolutionary portable music player, it announced Friday at IFA 2019, a There will also be a cheaper version without any 40 th anniversary branding called the Sony NW-A105 Walkman , the company said.

Pricing in the US in unknown, but it'll be available in Australia from December 2019 for AU$599.

Sony also unveiled the Xperia 5 at IFA, along with wireless headphones and in-ear headphones in five colors: red, black, green, orange and blue. Two other Walkmans were also announced, which'll be available in January 2020.

Sony releases 40th anniversary Walkman at IFA© CNET

Sony's 40th anniversary Walkman.

IFA, a massive consumer technology showcase held annually in Berlin, is used by tech companies to unveil their latest products. It runs from Friday, Sept. 6, to Wednesday, Sept. 11.

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