Sony Walkman NW-HD5 20 GB
Product Type: Sony MP3 players
Description:Model ID NWHD5B.EU8 / Sony Walkman NW-HD5 - Digital player - HDD 20 GB - WMA, MP3 - display: 1.5" - black / Sony's worldwide reputation for creating unique, attractive, high-quality, advanced technology products rests on a long line of innovations embraced by people from all walks ... more
Sony Walkman NW-HD5 20 GB ... of life. With a diverse product lineup serving a variety of lifestyles and industries, Sony continuously strives to introduce new products and technologies to meet changing market needs.
20 GB internal Hard Disk Drive memory;
Fast music and data transfer via Hi-Speed USB connection;
Capable to store audio, visual and data files (Word, Powerpoint, ATRAC, Mp3, Jpeg, Mpeg, etc.);
SonicStage 3.1 software for easy music management and transfers;
Sony's unique G-sensor technology protects the internal HDD even if it falls from a height of 1 m;
Directly playback: ATRAC / MP3;
Extremely long playback time of up to 40 hours with the built-in rechargeable battery;
Large 7 line (1.5 inch) LCD with various backlight colors;
Ultra compact size weighing just 135 grams.
Newest Review: ... was the way to go. The player supports MP3, Wave files as well Atrac3 and Areac3+ which are variants on the format used on ... more
Customer Sony Walkman NW-HD5 20 GB Reviews (2)
by - written on 08/06/10 (Useful, 66 readings)
I purchased this MP3 player around five years ago, and I was told it was one of the last ones produced in that line. I purchased this particular model as I heard horror stories about IPODs breaking after a month and corrupting files. After research and my past experiences with the Sony brand I decided that this was the way to go. The player supports MP3, Wave files as well Atrac3 and Areac3+ which are variants on the format used on minidisks. The Atrac3 codec is tiny about a tenth the size of an MP3 with more or less the same quality; the format was also designed to save battery life too meaning that this player has a huge battery life of 40 hours. The sound ... Read the complete review
by - written on 15/07/09 (Very useful, 93 readings)
The best Mp3 player in 2005 in my opinion. The time of the Sony NW-HD5's release, the iPod Nano had only just been released and the 20GB iPod still had a black & white screen. I got this mp3 player as a gift in October 2005 and it is still working till this day. At the time the pricing was around £200 for a 20GB iPod, so instead of following the crowd I thought I'd try something different and purchased one of these. 20GB is more than enough, since purchasing I have transferred FULL albums, not having to worry about using up the space with its storage capacity. Straight out of the package I was very impressed, the Sony came in a quite ... Read the complete review
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