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SONY NW-WM1Z / WM1A

Discussion in 'Portable Source Gear' started by leylandi, Jul 30, 2016.
  1. ddmt
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  2. womwomwom
  3. Virtu Fortuna
    You can check my review for that: https://www.headfonia.com/review-sony-wm1a-walkman/

    You can see my explanation on the second page.

    Edit: Oh, it's been quoted already, OK :)
     
  4. Mund1
    Like this you mean? 008.jpg 010.jpg
     
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  5. Redcarmoose
    image.jpeg
     
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  6. mmwwmm
    Yes! Exactly that!

    Thanks!!
     
  7. Mund1
    As I was told here, my concerning (to me) pic's posted a while ago, I was told it's common! As experienced by me with a 2nd WM1Z, it appears to be!

    It doesn't affect functionality whatsoever, purely an aesthetic thing. HOWEVER, for the $$$, whoever made that component, could have addressed that situation when made. A swipe of a file, sand the edge, whatever.
     
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  8. mmwwmm
    100% agree!
     
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  9. nc8000 Contributor
    I’ve got nothing like that after nearly 2 1/2 years near daily use
     
  10. Mund1
    Not from any use or misuse. It's the way it came, new, as manufactured.
     
  11. Leetransform25
    I don't have a WM1A or 1Z, but my ZX300 was also like that that from the start so you're not alone
     
  12. Mund1
    A cheapest bidder component, OR, the new guy didn't yet perfect his craft... LOL
     
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  13. Redcarmoose
    My 1Z is like that too. Still there are much more important things (in quality) than tiny superficial microscopic fly-butt size marks. IMO

    It’s just part of the deal. IMO
     
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  14. Mund1
    Sound advice. Thank You. Perfectionism, a horrific perpetual self inflicted at times; misery. I'm guilty of it at times. Perhaps more, sometimes mostly. But.. aren't most of the folks here? Audibly ?
     
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  15. Redcarmoose
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    Character maybe? :)

    Also the sound has character too?

    I guess when someone gets their DAP and then they notice the marks?

    It’s like.... what?

    Still I have curiosity more. Like; why are they there....is it a result of some build process. Someone signed off on this, for all the players to be like this.......lol.

    I’m used to them now.
     
    Last edited: May 23, 2019

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