Sony launches the NW-A25 Hi-Res Walkman at Rs. 13,990

The NW-A25 Hi- Res Walkman has 16GB built-in storage expandable up to 128GB.The device is capability of Hi-Res format such as 192kHz/24bit and supports Bluetooth and NFC

Published Date
10 - Feb - 2016
| Last Updated
10 - Feb - 2016
 
Sony launches the NW-A25 Hi-Res Walkman at Rs. 13,990

Sony has announced the launch of the NW-A25 Hi- Res Walkman. The device is priced at Rs. 13,990. The device has a 2.2-inch display with a 320x240 pixel resolution. It has 16GB built-in storage expandable up to 128GB via a microSD card. The device supports microSD, microSDHC and microSDXC cards. Sony claims that the device can last for 50 hours of MP3 playback and about 30 hours of Hi-Res playback. 

You can read the complete press release below

Strengthening the commitment to offer premium products in the audio division, Sony India announces the launch of NW-A25, aWalkman of high resolution with a distinct finish. Reinstating the charm of the stylish listening, the NW-A25 Walkman is a combination of quality and design. The Walkman positions itself as a true statement of musical style and personality and comes in a vast array of colorsallowing one to match their own style.

In addition to style, performance, stamina, excellent sound quality and the intelligence feature, Sony has integrated the NW-A25 with High-Resolution Audio. Itenables a musical experience by bringing your favorite tunes so much closer to the true sound that the artist originally intended.Sony’s Walkman® is elevated to be a reflection of style setting across a statement of uniqueness. 

Live your style

The NW- A25 is packed in wide range of colors from deep shades of viridian blue, cinnabar red, charcoal black, and lime yellow to Bordeaux pink for every type of personality. Focusing on the beauty of simplicity, the Walkman is a simple expression of style that makes it not only a great sounding product, but a true expression of character that will guarantee to turn heads.

Setting standards in the audio segment, the NW-A25 Walkman packs premium sound coming from the digital amplifier. It carries the potential to upscale any contests to Hi-resolution quality and consists of a stamina playback (50h MP3/30h Hi-Res).

Product

Price

Availability

NW-A25 Walkman

Rs.13,990

January 29, 2016

 

Display

Size/resolution

2.2-inch (5.6 cm),  QVGA(320 x 240 Pixels), 262,144 colors

Panel type

TFT color display with white LED-backlight

Interface

USB

Hi-Speed USB(USB 2.0 compliant)

Headphone

Stereo mini-jack

WM-PORT

WM-PORT(multiple connecting terminal):22 pins

External memory

microSD
microSDHC
microSDXC

FM radio

FM Frequency range

87.5 to 108.0 MHz

Antenna

Headphone cord antenna

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Specifications
・ Communication system: Bluetooth specification version 3.0
・ Frequency band: 2.4 GHz band (2.4000 GHz-2.4835GHz)
・Modulation method: FHSS
・Compatible Bluetooth profiles
   - A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
   - AVRCP (Audio Video Remote Control Profile)
   - OPP (Object Push Profile)
・ Supported Codec*2: SBC*3, aptX, LDAC
1 Bluetooth profiles are standardized according to the purpose of the Bluetooth device.
2 Codec indicates the audio signal compression and conversion format.
3 SBC stands for Subband Codec.

Digital AMP

 

S-master HX

Output
(headphones)

Frequency

Frequency response
20 to 40,000 Hz(when playing data file, single signal measurement)

Maximum Power Output(JEITA 16Ω/mW)

10mW+10mW(non CEW)
1.6~4.2mW(CEW)

Noise canceling system

 Digital Noise canceling
Select NC Environment : Full-auto AINC, Bus/Train, Airplane, Office

Music Play Mode

Normal / Repeat / Shuffle / Shuffle&Repeat / Repeat 1 Song
Playback Range(All Range / Selected Range)

Display Lyrics

 On/On(Screan Always On)/Off

Sound Settings

 5Band equalizer((Rock/Pop/Jazz/Dance/Soul/Relax/Bass Boost/Treble Boost/Custom 1/Custom 2) + Clear Bass
VPT(Studio/Club/Concert Hall/Matrix)
DSEE HX(On/Off)
ClearAudi+(On/Off)
Clear Stereo(On/Off)
Dynamic Normalizer(On/Off)
Clear Phase(On/Off)

SensMeTM Channels

Yes

Podcast Play Mode

Yes

Power Source

 Built-in Rechargeable lithium-ion Battery
USB power (from a computer via a USB connector of the player)

Charging Time

USB-based charging

Approx. 4 hours

Operating temperature

 5 'C to 35 'C (41 'F to 95 'F)

Dimensions

w/h/d, projecting parts not included

43.6 x 109 x 8.7 mm
(1 3/4 x 4 3/8 x 11/32inches)

w/h/d

44.4 x 109.1 x 9.1 mm
(1 3/4 x 4 3/8 x 3/8inches)

Mass

 66g(2.4oz)

Capacity

Capacity

16GB

Actual available memory for other contents (*1)

Approx. 13.5GB = 14,507,900,928 bytes

Notes (capacity)

*1  Available capacity may vary.
A portion of the memory is used for data management functions.

 

Maximum recordable number of songs and time(Approx.)

Number

 

MP3 128kbps

Approx. 3,600 songs

AAC 256kbps

Approx.  1,800 songs

FLAC 44.1kHz/16bit

Approx. 330 songs

FLAC 192kHz/24bit

Approx. 50 songs

Time

MP3 128kbps

Approx. 213 hr. 20 min.

AAC 256kbps

Approx.  106 hr. 40 min.

FLAC 44.1kHz/16bit

Approx. 19 hr. 20 min.

FLAC 192kHz/24bit

Approx. 2 hr. 40 min.