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Sony NWZ-B163

alaTest has collected and analyzed 431 reviews of Sony NWZ-B163. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other MP3 Players for all reviews. People really like the size and battery. The portability and sound are also appreciated, but there are some less positive views about the reliability.

usability, sound, portability, battery, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Sony NWZ-B163 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 69 user reviews of Sony NWZ-B163 from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on Reviewers really like the performance and portability. The price and sound also get good feedback, but some have doubts about the memory and reliability. Reviews are divided on the durability.

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reliability, memory

81% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony NWZB163 B Series Music Clip Walkman 4GB - BlackSony NWZB163 B Series Music Clip Walkman 4GB - Black

Feb, 2017

Consumer review by: Foxy (

My player


" Very good.Resonabley. priced. "

Aug, 2016

Consumer review by: S (

Simple product


" Product is simple and easy to use. Volume and sound quality could be much better. OK for price. "

Aug, 2016

Consumer review by: Dolphin (

My mp3 Player looks and Sound is amazing


" This Mp3 Player looks amazing the sound is outstanding best product I have paid for this year I would highly recommend this to anyone!!! "

Aug, 2016

Consumer review by: Law (

Strong, light, simple to use MP3 Player


" I wanted an MP3 player to take on holidays so I could listen to music and audio travelling. I purchased the Sony Walkman 4GB MP3 player from Argos as they had a good choice of colours in stock.. The Walkman is strong, light, easy to us and pops in...

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: red kite (

sony walkman


" Simple controls.Very easy to use.Good sound with decent battery life. "

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: Bhav (

Small and does the job


" Needed a small MP3 which hold a decent number of songs and also lasts a reasonable amount of time, this one ticked all the boxes and so far no issues "

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: dazza (

mp3 player recommended


" this item was at the top end of the price range but i like my music so bought it. The item is small, easy to use and the hold function switch on the back of the device. Battery life of 6hrs continuous play is really good, quick recharging via...

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: Devontone (

Sony Walkman 4gb MP3 Player


" Quite surprised for a small MP3 player it sounds pretty good decent battery life and it only just takes over an hour to charge "

Jun, 2016

Consumer review by: Handsome chops (

Does the job .....


" Great little designe ...happy with the purchase makes jogging a treat "

Jun, 2016

Consumer review by: izza (



" Bought for gym , easy to use , looks nice, sound good , not keen on the earphones ? "

Jun, 2016