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6.1 out of 10

Sony NWZ-A818

The Sony NWZ A818 has a memory space of 8GB. It gives excellent Read more

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Overall 9
9.0

"Third ones a charm"

reidmcl, CNET
19 August 2009
  • Pros: Menu navigation is simple and intuitive. Sound quality is Sony at its best, never needs bass boost rubbish etc, just great sound reproduction. Playlist!!! Yeah baby.
  • Cons: Proprietary USB connector, Why Why Why. Bluetooth can only stream audio, can not transfer file via bluetooth to the player, great idea half implemented.
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Overall 10
10

Great sound, easy to use reliable

Dr R M. Siegfried, Amazon
15 June 2009
  • Summary: My wife has an iPod nano, and while the sound is good, the iPod has had a reputation for breaking and I found the iTunes store a nightmare to navigate. For me, it came down to the Sony or the SanDisk. While the SanDisk is less expensive and has the microSD slot, it is almost as fragile as glass. When I looked at them at the local BestBuy, the SanDisk on display was broken after 2 DAYS on display.
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Overall 10
10

"From Mini Disc to MP3 no one does it better Than Sony."

TheMaxPower, CNET
9 February 2009
  • Pros: Ease of use. Great Sound. Fabulous features.
  • Cons: I can find nothing wrong with this.
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Overall 10
10

"I love my Sony!"

dgillygal, CNET
5 February 2009
  • Pros: Sound quality, easy to read screen, ease of copying CDs and downloading music.
  • Cons: The Sony MP3 player is great! The ear buds are not!
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Overall 10
10

"Simple with fantastic sound"

forkboy, CNET
15 January 2009
  • Pros: Easy to use. Works without having to load drivers or proprietary software. Best sound quality I've had from any MP3 player. Great headphones. Long battery life. Lots of sound enhancement options.
  • Cons: Too short headphone cord (and while there is a reason for it, I think it sucks).
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Overall 10
10

"Beats the leaders hands down!"

cyakins, CNET
20 December 2008
  • Pros: Excellent player, great display, awesome sound!
  • Cons: None so far....
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Overall 10
10

Best sounding MP3 player I've owned.

D. Hentze, Amazon
6 December 2008
  • Summary: I've tried several different MP3 players, and this is the best one I've owned. The included headphones are also excellent. The A818 is simple to use, and well designed. The "Media Manager Software" that is included is OK, but it is much better if you spend the few dollars and register it. You can just drag and drop your files on the Walkman, and you're ready to go. Battery life is excellent. Screen resolution is very good, but small.
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Overall 10
10

"superb sound quality"

keithyboyx, CNET
20 November 2008
  • Pros: excellent sound quality, easy to use, slim design, fantastic battery life, beats the market leader hands down
  • Cons: none so far
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Overall 9
9.0

Sony Walkman NWZ-A818

honest.guy, REVIEW STREAM
5 September 2008
  • Excerpt: I always wanted a MP3 player but managed to control the urge to buy for many years. However, when I went to London to work, the urge to get a MP3 player became stronger due to my constant commuting using the underground train. The train trip was too noisy for me to be able to read my books. In the end, I went to one of the shops near Tottenham Court Road and bought this Sony MP3 player for GBP 99.
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Overall 9
9.0

"Wow, this little guy is great!"

lisacp, CNET
6 July 2008
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