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WALKMAN® WITH HIGH-RESOLUTION AUDIO

Full Specifications and Features

Starting at

$189.99

2 Models
2 Models

Size & Weight

Size & Weight

Power

Power

Power

Storage Media

Network Connectivity

Network Connectivity

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Playback & display

Software

Software

Software

Footnotes

Connectivity

Connectivity

Connectivity

What's In The Box

Color Options

Dimensions (W x H x D)

Weight

Charging Time (Quick Charge)

Battery Life - Continuous Playback Music

Charging Time (full charge)

Memory Size

USB Connection

WM-PORT

Music Play Mode

File Management

MP3

WMA (Non-DRM)

WMA (DRM)

AAC-LC (Non-DRM)

Linear PCM

PC External Storage Device

MPEG4

AVC (H.264/AVC)

WMV 9

Voice Recording

FM Recording

Radio Tuner

Sound Effects

Audio Formats

Speaker Type

Clear Bass

Clear Stereo

Compact

Cord Length

Display Resolution

Display Type

Drag and Drop

Driver Unit

DSEE HX

Dynamic Normalizer

Equalizer

FM Tuner

Frequency Response

Headphone Style

High Resolution Audio

Horizontal / Vertical display

Music Searching Methods

Photo Formats

Photo Play Mode

Plug

Screen Size (inch)

Sensitivities (dB/mW)

Waterproof

Wearing Style

Bass Boost

Operating System

System Requirements

Touchscreen

Digital Noise Canceling

Input and Output Terminals

Wireless Capabilities

Video Play Mode

16 GB
NW-A35
16 GB 
NW-A35

What's In The Box

  • Quick Start Guide
  • USB cable

Color Options

redblueblack

Dimensions (W x H x D)

  • 2.20 x 3.83 x 0.43 in

Weight

  • 3.46 oz

Charging Time (Quick Charge)

  • No

Battery Life - Continuous Playback Music

  • 22-hour (DSD 2.8 MHz, NC ON)
  • 25Hour(DSD 2.8MHz, NC OFF)
  • 27-hour (FLAC 192 kHz/24 bit, NC ON)
  • 30Hour(FLAC 192kHz/24bit NC OFF)
  • 39-hour (MP3 128 kbps, NC ON)
  • 45Hour(MP3 128kbps, NC OFF)

Charging Time (full charge)

  • 4 Hours

Memory Size

  • 16 GB

USB Connection

  • Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0 compliant)

WM-PORT

  • 22 pins

Music Play Mode

  • Normal, Repeat, Shuffle

File Management

  • No

MP3

  • Yes

WMA (Non-DRM)

  • Yes

WMA (DRM)

  • No

AAC-LC (Non-DRM)

  • No

Linear PCM

  • Yes

PC External Storage Device

  • Yes

MPEG4

  • No

AVC (H.264/AVC)

  • No

WMV 9

  • No

Voice Recording

  • No

FM Recording

  • No

Radio Tuner

  • No

Sound Effects

  • 6 Band equalizer
  • ClearAudio+
  • Clear Phase
  • DC Phase Linearizer
  • DSEE HX
  • Dynamic normalizer
  • VPT

Audio Formats

  • AAC (Non-DRM)
  • AIFF
  • ALAC
  • DSD
  • FLAC
  • HE-AAC
  • Linear PCM
  • MP3
  • WMA (Non-DRM)

Speaker Type

  • No

Clear Bass

  • No

Clear Stereo

  • No

Compact

  • No

Cord Length

  • No

Display Resolution

  • 800x480 (WVGA)

Display Type

  • TFT color video display

Drag and Drop

  • Yes

Driver Unit

  • No

DSEE HX

  • Yes

Dynamic Normalizer

  • Yes

Equalizer

  • Yes

FM Tuner

  • Yes

Frequency Response

  • No

Headphone Style

  • No

High Resolution Audio

  • High Resolution Audio

Horizontal / Vertical display

  • No

Music Searching Methods

  • All songs, Album, Artist, Genre, Release year, Composer, Playlists, Hi-Res, Recent transfers, Folder, SensMe Channels

Photo Formats

  • No

Photo Play Mode

  • No

Plug

  • No

Screen Size (inch)

  • 3.1" (7.8 cm)

Sensitivities (dB/mW)

  • No

Waterproof

  • No

Wearing Style

  • No

Bass Boost

  • No

Operating System

  • Sony original OS

System Requirements

  • Mac OS® X v10.8~10.11
  • Microsoft Windows® 10
  • Windows Vista® (SP2 or later)
  • Windows® 7 (SP1 or later)
  • Windows® 8.1

Touchscreen

  • Touchscreen

Digital Noise Canceling

  • Yes

Input and Output Terminals

  • microSD slot
  • Stereo mini jack
  • WM-PORT

Wireless Capabilities

  • Bluetooth®
  • NFC

Video Play Mode

  • No
64 GB with headphone
NW-A37HN
64 GB with headphone 
NW-A37HN

What's In The Box

  • Clip
  • Earbuds (1 set)
  • Headphones
  • Quick Start Guide
  • USB cable

Color Options

black

Dimensions (W x H x D)

  • 2.20 x 3.83 x 0.43 in

Weight

  • 3.46 oz

Charging Time (Quick Charge)

  • No

Battery Life - Continuous Playback Music

  • 22-hour (DSD 2.8 MHz, NC ON)
  • 25Hour(DSD 2.8MHz, NC OFF)
  • 27-hour (FLAC 192 kHz/24 bit, NC ON)
  • 30Hour(FLAC 192kHz/24bit NC OFF)
  • 39-hour (MP3 128 kbps, NC ON)
  • 45Hour(MP3 128kbps, NC OFF)

Charging Time (full charge)

  • 4 Hours

Memory Size

  • 64 GB

USB Connection

  • Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0 compliant)

WM-PORT

  • 22 pins

Music Play Mode

  • Normal, Repeat, Shuffle

File Management

  • No

MP3

  • Yes

WMA (Non-DRM)

  • Yes

WMA (DRM)

  • No

AAC-LC (Non-DRM)

  • No

Linear PCM

  • Yes

PC External Storage Device

  • Yes

MPEG4

  • No

AVC (H.264/AVC)

  • No

WMV 9

  • No

Voice Recording

  • No

FM Recording

  • No

Radio Tuner

  • No

Sound Effects

  • 6 Band equalizer
  • ClearAudio+
  • Clear Phase
  • DC Phase Linearizer
  • DSEE HX
  • Dynamic normalizer
  • VPT

Audio Formats

  • AAC (Non-DRM)
  • AIFF
  • ALAC
  • DSD
  • FLAC
  • HE-AAC
  • Linear PCM
  • MP3
  • WMA (Non-DRM)

Speaker Type

  • No

Clear Bass

  • No

Clear Stereo

  • No

Compact

  • No

Cord Length

  • No

Display Resolution

  • 800x480 (WVGA)

Display Type

  • TFT color video display

Drag and Drop

  • Yes

Driver Unit

  • No

DSEE HX

  • Yes

Dynamic Normalizer

  • Yes

Equalizer

  • Yes

FM Tuner

  • Yes

Frequency Response

  • No

Headphone Style

  • No

High Resolution Audio

  • High Resolution Audio

Horizontal / Vertical display

  • No

Music Searching Methods

  • All songs, Album, Artist, Genre, Release year, Composer, Playlists, Hi-Res, Recent transfers, Folder, SensMe Channels

Photo Formats

  • No

Photo Play Mode

  • No

Plug

  • No

Screen Size (inch)

  • 3.1" (7.8 cm)

Sensitivities (dB/mW)

  • No

Waterproof

  • No

Wearing Style

  • No

Bass Boost

  • No

Operating System

  • Sony original OS

System Requirements

  • Mac OS® X v10.8~10.11
  • Microsoft Windows® 10
  • Windows Vista® (SP2 or later)
  • Windows® 7 (SP1 or later)
  • Windows® 8.1

Touchscreen

  • Touchscreen

Digital Noise Canceling

  • Yes

Input and Output Terminals

  • microSD slot
  • Stereo mini jack
  • WM-PORT

Wireless Capabilities

  • Bluetooth®
  • NFC

Video Play Mode

  • No

Features

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Minimal design

Inspired by simplicity, the NW-A30 Series is a beautiful example of 'less is more'. With clean lines and a simple shape, it's designed to become part of your personal style. 

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Iconic colors

The NW-A30 Series comes in a range of stylish colors – each one meticulously selected with a personality in mind.

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An intuitive touch

The high-quality 3.1" (7.9cm) screen is touch-sensitive, allowing you to access functions simply by touching the icon. It's so intuitive, using it will be second nature. 

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Hear only the sounds that matter

Immerse yourself deeper in the sound with the NW-A30 Series exclusive bundled Noise Canceling headphones. Block out distractions from the world outside and focus only on the music.  

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Get the best out of every track

Enjoy the subtlest nuances of studio-quality sound in higher than CD quality with High-Resolution Audio. Passion for music unites every component from signal to speaker so it feels like the artist is performing right in front of you.

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DSD Playback

Experience high-quality playback of PCM (Pulse Code Modulation) converted content with the same warm sound of the DSD original.

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S-Master HX

The S-Master HX digital amp cuts distortion and noise across a wide range of frequencies for rich, full bodied sound.

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DSEE HX 

Hear what you’ve been missing. DSEE HX upscales your existing music to near high-resolution quality.

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Bluetooth streaming at its best

Enjoy high quality music streaming thanks to LDAC, our premium wireless codec. With 3x the bit rate of standard Bluetooth, you can enjoy a superior listening experience for all your music.

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Long battery life

Enjoy up to 45 hours of playtime with an improved battery life. Spend less time charging and more time listening to the music you love

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Infinite playlists

The NW-A30 Series has an expandable storage capacity. Simply add a microSD card and you’ll never run out of music.