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Sony NWZ-F886

alaTest has collected and analyzed 51 reviews of Sony NWZ-F886. 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 portability. The usability and performance also get good reviews, whereas reviews about the headphones and price are different. Many are less positive about the memory.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Sony NWZ-F886 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony NWZ-F886

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 user reviews of Sony NWZ-F886 from Amazon.co.uk. 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 Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the durability and portability. The usability and performance also get good comments. Views are divided on the battery. Many are critical about the price.

sound, performance, usability, portability, durability

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88% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony NWZF886 32GB Web Enabled Walkman Video/MP3 PlayerSony NWZF886 32GB Web Enabled Walkman Video/MP3 Player

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: (t3.com)

Sony Walkman NWZ-F886 review

 

The Sony NWZ-F886 brings Hi-Res Audio to an affordable Android-powered Walkman

Superb hi-res sound quality ; MP3s are skilfully upscaled ; Vivid Triluminous touchscreen

Doesn't support all hi-res ; Limited capacity ; No memory card slots

Apr, 2014

Expert review by: (hifichoice.co.uk)

Sony NWZ-F886 - £250

 

The NWZ-F886 joins a handful of other decent high-resolution media players

Expert review by: What Hi-Fi? (whathifi.com)

Sony NWZ-F886 review

 

This Sony Walkman is an object lesson in building a well realised, high-performing music player.

Refined, engaging sound ; Fine screen ; Small and light ; Loads of functions

Could conceivably do with more outright volume

The Sony’s an object lesson in building a well realised, high-performing player

Jul, 2014

Expert review by: (expertreviews.co.uk)

Sony Walkman NWZ-F886 review

 

High resolution audio on the move is finally attainable, but only the keenest will be willing to pay smartphone prices for it

At £250, the 32GB version of the Sony Walkman NWZ-F886 is a bit more expensive than the 32GB iPod Touch. We don’t think the NWZ-F886 is as pleasant as the iPod Touch to handle or look at, but you can’t fault its massive array of features. If you want a...

Jan, 2014

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Expert review by: John Archer (trustedreviews.com)

Sony NWZ-F886

 

Sony brings high-res audio to the masses with this innovative Walkman

Superb high-res audio sound quality ; Good quality screen ; Excellent battery life ; Simple drag and drop system

Included headphones aren't up to Hi-Res Audio spec ; File confusion in Hi-Res Audio world ; 32GB could fill quite quickly if you stick with Hi-Res files

One final set up headache many people will be faced with, though, when embracing hi-res audio - especially if they’re already invested in iTunes - will be the actual process of finding and then integrating hi-res audio files into their system. We’ll be...

Dec, 2013

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