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Sony NWZ-E453

Sony NWZ-E453
alaScore 86

334 reviews

Oct, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 334 reviews of Sony NWZ-E453. 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. Views about the design and performance are generally positive. The price and sound also get good reviews, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the durability.

usability, sound, price, performance, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Sony NWZ-E453 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 142 user reviews of Sony NWZ-E453 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other MP3 Players on Reviews about the reliability and performance are on the whole positive. The price and sound are also mentioned favorably.

usability, sound, price, performance, reliability

89% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Oct, 2015

Expert review by: Marc Chacksfield (

Sony Walkman E453 review


Sony's wallet-friendly Walkman is a miniature music marvel

Sep, 2011

Expert review by: Libby Plummer (

Sony NWZ-E453 Walkman review


Squarely aimed at younger music fans, the NWZ-E453 makes up one-third of the brightly coloured E Series, which also includes the NWZ-E454 (8GB) and the NWZ-E455 (16GB). The model we're looking at comes with 4GB of built-in memory and offers up to 50...

Great audio quality, compact design, Karaoke Mode, easy file transfer

Small screen, flimsy control buttons

Excellent audio quality, innovative features and an affordable price tag make this compact music player a great buy

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: Samuel G. (

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' Empezando por el precio que aqu\xed en M\xe9xico no supera los $1250 pesos, un punto a favor. nDesde hace unos a\xf1os he decidido que quer\xeda un buen reproductor de m\xfasica.n Tuve reproductores de varias marcas populares, pero ninguno era lo que...


Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Patricia (

Sony NWZ-E453


Looks Good

I purchased this through a Sony Centre and was given assurances that it would play through the USB unit in my Range Rover it certainly does not and was a complete waste of money. I did mention at the time of purchase that my car had an ipod facility...

Aug, 2011

Product Specifications


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


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


Display Technology:TFT 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:No / Yes
MP3 Playback: Yes
MPEG 4 Playback: Yes
MPEG2 Playback: No
OGG Playback: No
WAV Playback:No / Yes
WMA Playback: Yes
WMV Playback: Yes

Power Supply

Battery Type:Li Ion
Replaceable Battery: No