1. J

    Using Sony Walkman NW-A55 as transport with external DAC

    I want to connect my NW-A55 to my Marantz ND8006's USB-B input because for some insane reason you can't scrub using the HEOS app when playing files from an external drive connected to the USB-A input. Using my DAP as a transport would let me listen to my digital music collection through my...
  2. MoonAudio

    Sony Walkman NW-ZX707 Music Player - Now Available and in Stock

    Walkman NW-ZX707 Music Player Sony $898.00 A DAP Music Player with a New Look & Sound Successor to the NW-ZX507, the Sony Walkman NW-ZX707 portable audio player has been thoughtfully upgraded for an even better on-the-go listening experience. Sony has upgraded the ZX700 series with components...
  3. MoonAudio

    Sony NW-A306 Walkman Music Player - Now Available and in Stock

    NW-A306 Walkman Music Player Sony $348.00 Stunning new design An eye-catching rippled wave design covers the rear of the unit, which looks stylish and provides better grip. As a playful nod to the portable music revolution, we began with the iconic TPS-L2, the NW-A300 series features a special...
  4. MoonAudio

    Sony NW-WM1AM2 Walkman Digital Media Player Unboxing | Moon Audio

    Sony NW-WM1AM2 Walkman Digital Media Player Unboxing | Moon Audio
  5. leylandi

    SONY NW-WM1Z M2 / WM1A M2

    https://www.sony-asia.com/electronics/walkman/nw-wm1zm2/specifications https://www.sony-asia.com/electronics/walkman/nw-wm1am2/specifications Designed to immerse you in sublime, nuanced sound, the NW-WM1ZM2 has been fine-tuned from years of audio mastery and crafted from the very best...
  6. TheEldestBoy

    Sony Walkman Thread: 2022 Successors to the WM1A & WM1Z

    The one week countdown begins.
  7. Sony NW-A20

    Sony NW-A20

    Sony Walkman NW-A20 walkman features: Hi-res Audio playback up to 24-bit/192kHz Bluetooth (Tx only) 2.0-inch LCD color Display Navigation D-Pad and volume rocker 16GB (NW-A25)/32GB (NW-A26)/64GB (NW-A27) capacity plus micro SD card x1 expansion slot (up to 1.0TB tested) Supports most popular...
  8. Shabda

    What’s the 4.4 mm cable for?

    Hi all, I recently got the mdr-1am2’s (quite nice, warm yet detailed) and it came with a 4.4 mm cable as well as the 3.5 mm. What’s this usually used for? Thanks!
  9. Redcarmoose

    The Continuation Of The Sony Walkman 1Z/1A Thread!

    Welcome children! If your reading here then you most likely know what the Sony 1Z/1A Walkman portable digital players are. One is gold and one is black; let’s find out (again) how cool they are! Let’s keep it real! Let’s keep this thread filled with love poems for the Walkmans. Cheers...
  10. MrWalkman

    Sony Walkman custom firmware (non-Android)

    Hello, In the "history" of available modifications for non-Android Sony players, there are two types of modifications: 1. Tuning mods - these consist of modifications done to the SWUpdate.xml file (that is located in the files of the Sony firmware updater tool), and they started to appear...
  11. kelliegator

    Good Home Listening Headphones for Walkman NW-ZX507?

    Hello. I'm not necessarily new to this whole audiophile thing but some of the technical stuff is a bit hard for me to understand, which is why I'm making this thread to ask for help with a thing. I have a Sony Walkman NW-ZX507, which I'm very happy with overall, aside from one little thing...
  12. MoonAudio

    NEW: Sony Walkman NW-ZX500 Series DAP

    For more information and to pre-order the Sony Walkman NW-ZX500 DAP, check out our product page HERE. More Ways to Enjoy Exceptional Sound Supported by Android™, with Wi-Fi for downloading and streaming, the NW-ZX500 Walkman® lets you enjoy truly authentic sound from all your favorite music...
  13. MoonAudio

    NEW: Sony Walkman NW-ZX500 Series DAP

    For more information and to pre-order the Sony Walkman NW-ZX500 DAP, check out our product page HERE. More Ways to Enjoy Exceptional Sound Supported by Android™, with Wi-Fi for downloading and streaming, the NW-ZX500 Walkman® lets you enjoy truly authentic sound from all your favorite music...
  14. joshfc2001

    1 week review of Sony NW-ZX507 (NW-ZX500 Series)

    Have been using the Sony NW-ZX507 DMP for a week now and I have to say I'm so impressed by what they've done with the player which enabled me to get to details that I haven't reached on my headphones before. Here's a quick view of what I've been using: Wired Over the Ear Headphones: Sony...
  15. leylandi

    SONY NW-ZX500

    Power BATTERY LIFE - CONTINUOUS PLAYBACK MUSIC MP3 (128kbps) / Stereo mini-jack: 20 hours,MP3 (128kbps) / Balanced standard-jack: 19 hours,AAC (256kbps) / Stereo mini-jack: 20 hours,AAC (256kbps) / Balanced standard-jack: 19 hours, FLAC (192kHz / 24bit) / Stereo mini-jack: 16 hours,FLAC (192kHz...
  16. Krutsch

    Sony NW-A50 Series

    Creating a new thread for the NW-A50 Series DAP. Looks like a popular update is coming for the Sony Walkman. So far, here is what is available on the web for specs, et al.: https://www.sony-asia.com/electronics/walkman/nw-a50-series/specifications EDIT: Adding links to the online help guide...
  17. A

    Need help with Sony Discman D-F181

    So recently I have found an old Sony Discman model D-F181. I tried to use it but it seems it's unable to play CDs. Whenever I put a disc in, it spins for a few seconds then it just gives up and shuts down. I tried putting a toothpick on the cover hatch thingy so that I can take a look inside and...
  18. nick102

    Sony Walkman NW-ZX1 Boot Loop Issue

    Hey guys, I've got a Sony Walkman NW - ZX1 that's stuck on a boot loop. It got there at random (not after a firmware update). The device was powered off and the next time I powered it on - boot loop. All I'm seeing is the Walkman logo with the colour animation until it runs out of battery...
  19. 1

    Sony Walkman NW-WM1A 128GB LIKE NEW NO BOX

    Sony Walkman NW-WM1A 128GB new no box Hi, I got this as a gift but it's definitely too much for what I look for on a portable mp3. It's like new, literally, I have only used it once in my house (smoke free). I has a tiny scratch on one of the edges (see picture) that I have no clue how it...
  20. bitpawp

    Need help deciding on a DAP.

    I think I've narrowed it down to the Sony Walkman NW-A35 and the Cowon Plenue D. I originally wanted the Cowon due to its apparently better overall sound quality and battery life. However, I hear there is a file limit on the Cowon that limits it to about 16,000 files and 8,000 folders with a...
  21. bizkid

    Sony NW-A40 Series NW-A45/A46/A47

    Sony will present the new generation of its DAP line the NW-A40 at the IFA later this year. Some infos are posted here: http://thewalkmanblog.blogspot.com/2017/07/sony-to-introduce-new-nw-a40-walkman-at.html?m=1 2020: NOW OUT! Custom Firmware for the A40 range with better sound and other...
  22. riotgrrl

    Sony NW-ZX300

    Sony will be introducing a second Walkman along with the NW-A40, the ZX300. The new ZX300 will have a similar design to the older ZX100, but will offer a slimmer design, include 2 outputs on the top of device like the ZX2. Controls have been moved to the side of the device with a touch screen...
  23. thatonenoob

    The Official Sony NW-WM1Z/ NW-WM1A Flagship DAP (Live From IFA 2016)

      The Sony NW-WM1Z/ NW-WM1A Step Aside, NW-ZX2   A Table of Contents 1. Design/ Philosophy Notes (Directly Below) 2. Transcription of Technical Interview (Internal Link) 3. General Impressions By This Author (Coming) 4. General Impressions by Other Members (Coming) 5. Event and Release...
  24. leylandi


    https://www.sony-asia.com/electronics/walkman/nw-a30-series NW-A35 (16 GB) , NW-A36 (32 GB) MicroSD slot, Bluetooth®, NFC Dimension : 55.9 x 97.5 x 10.9 mm Weight : 98g Display : 800x480 (WVGA) 3.1" TFT Battery : 22 hour (DSD 2.8MHz, NC ON) 25Hour(DSD 2.8MHz, NC OFF) 27 hour (FLAC...
  25. leylandi

    SONY NW-ZX100

    In pursuit of its aim of providing the highest quality sound possible, Sony is introducing the new NW-ZX100HN Walkman®, equipped with a new High-Resolution Audio compatible digital noise cancelling function. By using Sony’s acoustic engineering technologies, Sony’s expanding range of Hi-Res...