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Sony ICF CD863V

alaTest has collected and analyzed 102 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the design and portability are overall positive. The price and usability are also mentioned favorably.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Sony ICF CD863V is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 user reviews of Sony ICF CD863V from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other MP3 Players on People really like the design and price. The portability and usability also get good opinions. There are some critical views about the battery.

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84% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony ICF-CD863V AM/FM/TV/Weather Clock Radio/CD Player (Discontinued by Manufacturer)Sony ICF-CD863V AM/FM/TV/Weather Clock Radio/CD Player (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

May, 2017

Product Specifications

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio System

Functions (KB):CD player / Radio/CD player / Radio
Sound Effects:Mega Bass
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KB):Boomboxes, radios, clock radios
Type:CD clock radio

Cassette System

Type: None

CD System

Media Load Type:Top-load
Playback Modes:All tracks repeat / One track repeat / Random play / shuffle/Random play / shuffle / All tracks repeat / One track repeat
Type:CD player

Digital Storage Media

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony ICF




Preset Station Qty:25
Tuner Bands:AM/FM/TV/Weather
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty