AV Peripherals and Systems Guide
Sony Launches Its B Series Walkman
Sony introduces the Walkman NWZ-B170 Series.
Offering up to 18 hours of consecutive music playback, the Walkman NWZ-B170 Series comes with a detachable clip which makes it easy to carry around with any outfit. With the Quick Charge function, users can enjoy up to 90 minutes of music after a quick 3 minute charge.
The ZAPPIN technology provides for convenient searching through songs, while the voice recorder allows for instant voice recording. Also featured is the FM tuner with 30 presets so you can listen to your favorite stations.
The NWZ-B170 Series is available in 5 colors in both 2GB and 4GB capacities and will hit Sony stores and authorized outlets this Feb.
Read on for the full press release.
SINGAPORE – Sony is setting the standard for music and fashion with the Walkman NWZ-B170 Series, delivering your favourite beats in a flashy new design. Music lovers can enhance their audio experience by simply pressing the Bass Boost button, which promises rich and pumping low-ends.
The built-in lithium-ion battery delivers up to 18 hours of music playback and the Quick Charge function delivers 90 minutes of music with just a mere three-minute charge. Wherever you go, the NWZ-B170 Series makes sure you always have your music with you.
The NWZ-B170 Series also exudes fashion chic with five hot colour choices and a new colour-matching power illuminator, which flashes in sync with the rhythm of the music. In addition, a detachable clip makes it super easy to accessorise with any outfit.
Don’t want to spend hours trying to manage your music? With the NWZ-B170 Series it’s a snap, thanks to the sleek and simple USB-dongle design – plug it into your Windows PC, drag and drop the tracks you want, and you’re ready to go. Searching through the hundreds of songs on your Walkman is just as easy with Sony’s unique ZAPPIN technology - click the ‘ZAP’ button once to scan through quick snippets of your songs, and click it again to play the whole song. The NWZ-B170 Series also comes with a voice recorder that’s perfect for grabbing spontaneous thoughts and ideas, and the FM tuner with 30 presets is great for listening in to your favourite radio stations.
Available in Black, Red, Pink, Blue, and Gold, the NWZ-B170 Series comes in both 2GB and 4GB capacities and will be available from February 2012 at all Sony stores and authorised outlets.