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Sony NWZ-A847

alaTest has collected and analyzed 167 reviews of Sony NWZ-A847. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. People are impressed by the portability and design. The performance and usability are also appreciated. Comments are divided on the battery, while many are less positive about the price.

sound, usability, performance, design, portability

price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Sony NWZ-A847 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony NWZ-A847

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 92 user reviews of Sony NWZ-A847 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the design and headphones are overall positive. The portability and sound are also appreciated. Many are critical about the memory and price.

usability, sound, portability, headphones, design

price, memory

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony NWZ-A847 64GB WALKMAN MP3 PlayerSony NWZ-A847 64GB WALKMAN MP3 Player

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: Chris (reevoo.com)

Sony NWZ-A847

 

Excellent adjustable sound reproduction.

7 gig lost to software (?) So not a genuine 64g.

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: Barry (reevoo.com)

Sony NWZ-A847

 

Being the owner of a Sony Gigajuke I wanted an MP3 player with a similar capacity. This means I load everything from my Gigajuke avoiding the problem of what to choose. I then use the shuffle feature which gives me a selection of music that I haven't...

None found asyet.

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: Nik (reevoo.com)

Sony NWZ-A847

 

Size, build quality

No DAB radio, can't convert analogue to digital like my old i-river. Manual is a pain

May, 2011

Consumer review by: Lesley (reevoo.com)

Sony NWZ-A847

 

Lightweight Large Memory Easy to transfer music onto it

Battery life could be better No touch screen

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony NWZ-A847

 

Small and fits in your pocket easily - sound quality great - good quality

Advertised as about 30 hours battery life - it actually delivers about 10 - 12 hours for continuous use, i.e Audio Books Over priced.

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony NWZ-A847

 

Excellent sound quality Looks great Screen is sweet Drag and drop capability

High price Not enough formats supported, especially for video (no avi playback!) Interface could be better Proprietary USB cable

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony NWZ-A847

 

Small and fits in your pocket easily - sound quality great - good quality

Advertised as about 30 hours battery life - it actually delivers about 10 - 12 hours for continuous use, i.e Audio Books ; Over priced

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony NWZ-A847

 

Had to send it back 2 days after receiving it because it stopped working. I was transfering music files from my Laptop to my NWZ-A847 and it just frooze! I pressed buttons and tried turning it back on etc but nothing happened. Also, when listening to...

Jan, 2011

Product Specifications

Audio

Equalizer: Yes

Design

Battery charging indication: Yes
Battery full indication: Yes
Battery low indication: Yes
Color of product:Black
LED Indicators: Yes

Display

Backlight: Yes
Display:OLED
Display Diagonal:2.8
Display Resolution:400 x 240
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Energy Management

Battery recharge time:3
Continuous audio playback time:29

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WMA
Image formats supported:JPG
Video compression format:MPEG4, WMV
Video formats supported:MPEG4,WMV

Headphones

Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm

Other Features

CD-ROM: Yes
Compatible operating systems:Windows XP/7
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphone outputs:1
USB cable:USB
Wireless technologies:Wired

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
User guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Power

Battery recharge time:3
Continuous audio playback time:29

Radio

FM radio: Yes
Preset stations quantity:30

Record Modes

Voice recording: No

Storage

Compatible memory cards: No
Player media type:Flash-media
Total Storage Capacity:64

System Requirements

USB required: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:0.283
Height:4.13
Weight:2.19
Width:1.84