Summary: Color:violet Included in the box is player MDR-NC022 (propriety variant of MDR-NC22),S,L eartips, extension cord,cradle insert, SonicStage 4.1. Tested on: Mac mini for charging & Vista SP1 for transferring songs Features: jacket search, noise canceling, VPT & Clear Bass/stereo (former is limited in options compared to newer Walkman models), FM radio.
Pros: Noise canceling, Sound quality is of a high standard, Funky styling
Conclusion: The NW-S705F's active noise cancellation works well, and battery life is excellent, but player's biggest drawback for many will be the lack of Windows Media DRM support, while for others it'll be the price.
Pros: Good active noise cancellation. Good sound quality. Compact player and earbuds. Excellent battery life. Very good included earbuds.
Cons: Expensive for a 2GB player. No larger models. Somewhat awkward controls. Only DRM support is for Sony Connect music store. Requires somewhat clunky Sony SonicStage software.
Excerpt: The display of Sony NW-S705F has 3 lines that allow you to browse through albums and songs. The small headphones are also pretty smart. Sony has incorporated a microphone onto them, so the small-canceling they are trying to achieve can be truly effective.
Excerpt: Sony Nw-S705f , con eccellente qualità audio e un luminoso display OLED a colori a 3 righe, oltre ad auricolari a eliminazione del rumore in dotazione, è un lettore MP3 dall'alta resa. Grazie alla sua memoria interna da 2Gb si possono memorizzare centinaia di tracce musicali nei formati MP3/WMA/WAV. Le sue dimensioni ridotte fanno di Sony Nw-S705f un compagno di viaggio ideale.