Summary: I really liked this little powerhouse until the unit quit working. I took the unit for repair and after replacing a couple of transistors, it is working again. The repair technician said this is a "true" Sony unit, which he said was surprising. He was able to download the schematic and work on it.
Summary: After a few years, it just gave up. The CD doesn't open, the unit turns on for fifteen seconds and then shuts down. Now it is just another shoddily built piece of consumer electronics for the recycling pile.
Summary: WE bought model # MHC-EC77 just over a year ago. It has always been noisy when reading/changing CDs,but we were ok with that. Sound was acceptable. What ISN'T acceptable is the fact that in just a year, it has stopped working altogether. The radio works,that's it.
Excerpt: I’m a die hard music fan. Wherever I am, be it in the office, gym, or simply relaxing at home, I always make sure that I listen to my favorite CDs or I just turn on the radio. So it’s a must that I have a really reliable music …
Summary: Maybe I was just spoiled by the excellent sound quality of my old Aiwa NSX stereo, but this system just doesn't produce good sound. Here are my observations. Sound: I'm used to Sony giving me lots of bang for my buck when it comes to their products, but this stereo just doesn't cut it.
Summary: This Sony mini stereo and CD sound system is fantastic. The sound and bass are incredible---sounds like a full-sized system, yet takes up much less space. This is one of the best buys I have ever made! It is well-made and has a futuristic look to it.