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Sony NWZ-A847

Sony NWZ-A847
alaScore 81

181 reviews

Apr, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 181 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 really like the portability and design. The usability and performance also get good views, but views about the memory and price are mixed.

sound, performance, usability, design, portability

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 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 91 user reviews of Sony NWZ-A847 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players on Views about the design and headphones are generally positive. The portability and sound also get good feedback, whereas the memory and price get negative comments.

usability, sound, portability, headphones, design

price, memory

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony NWZ-A847 64GB WALKMAN MP3 PlayerSony NWZ-A847B Portable Media Player ( MP3 Playback,Built-In Radio )

Apr, 2015

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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

Product Specifications


Built-In Microphone: No
Built-In Radio: Yes
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
Direct Radio Recording: No
Direct TV Recording: No


Bluetooth: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No


Display Technology:OLED Display
Number of Display Colours:Unknown
Touchscreen: No

General Features

Operating System:Proprietary
Product Type:Audio/Video Player
Storage Medium:Built-In Memory
Type:Audio/Video Player

Playback / Recording

AAC Playback: Yes
AVI Playback: No
DivX Playback: No
H.264 Playback: Yes
MP3 Playback: Yes
MPEG 4 Playback: Yes
MPEG2 Playback: No
OGG Playback: No
WAV Playback: Yes
WMA Playback: Yes
WMV Playback: Yes

Power Supply

Battery Type:Li Ion
Replaceable Battery: No