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Sony ICF SW100S

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 reviews of Sony ICF SW100S. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the headphones and design. The size and portability are also appreciated, but many are less positive about the usability and price.

portability, size, design, headphones

price, usability

On average, users rate this product 80/100.

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Better reception on my car radio


I am very disappointed with this radio because I have to use the antenna to get local stations! Maybe I have set my expectations to high for the RF industry in the year 2005 by assuming that I could get reasonable reception on this radio with out...

Cool look, small, features, sony

Speaker, price, antenna(s), AM bands awful

Oct, 2005

Consumer review (

Solid performance, super features, unreal size


I just received a Sony SW100 for Christmas and like it so much I felt compelled to write a review.

Features like SSB, a line out jack, and Sync detection, great performance, SIZE

Price, not for the large-handed, less than intuitive controls

Dec, 2003

Consumer review (

Pocket radio for the swl nut who travels


Sony has taken the best of their larger "book-style" radios and squeezed it into a pocket-sized marvel of style and efficiency. Big on features, this palm-top can be intimidating to even the most technical.

Small, efficient, loaded with extras not found on a table-top radio and powerful

Complicated and not always user friendly

May, 2003

Product Specifications

The perfect tool for anyone interested in world matter - Sony's ICF-SW100S World Band Receiver Radio Kit. Features include LW/MW/FM/SW Band Reception, and more.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio System

Functions (KB):Radio
Subcategory (KB):Boomboxes, radios, clock radios
Type:Portable radio

Cassette System

Type: None

CD System

Type: None

Digital Storage Media

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony ICF

MD System

Type: None




Preset Station Qty:50
Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type: None