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Sony Walkman NWZ-W273SBLUE W

alaTest has collected and analyzed 123 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the battery and price. The portability and sound are also mentioned favorably. There are some less positive views about the storage and reliability.

usability, sound, portability, price, battery

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other MP3 Players the Sony Walkman NWZ-W273SBLUE W is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

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Great idea for swimming


The earphones do not fit securely during swimming.About me... Avid listener, Use primarily while exercising, Brand conscious, Tech savvy


Dont stay in my ears while swimming

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Major disappointment


I was so excited when I heard about these, I got a pair as soon as I could. I've always enjoyed lap swimming for fitness and loved the idea of listening to some tunes or a podcast to help the time go faster. However, for the past 2 months I've swam on...

Everything IF it works

Rarely works as it should

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Perfect MP3 Player for workouts!


I got this device as a replacement to a prior generation of this same device. They made BIG improvements such as this one being waterproof, the unit is smaller, strap is adjustable, there is an on/off switch lock to prevent it from turning on in your...

Waterproof, no cords - its all in the headset

Specialty charger which is specific to the device


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Great waterproof MP 3 player.


I love the product and it works wonderfully in the pool. The buttons are a bit small and you have to fuss with them a bit. It is easier to make the adjustments before you put them on but perhaps with a little practice I will get better at it. Sound...

waterproof, compact, stays on while swimming

Buttons are a bit small, takes a little practice to get a good fit

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Awesome device for exercising!


This product is great. I hate headphone cables getting in the way of you enjoying a good jog. Put them on and forget that they're there. Totally genius!About me... Music is my life

Ease of use

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The best


The beat mp3 for workout ! I've Ben using for lifting and swimming and it's so the best mp3 I've ever owned

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The product has been idea for the pool.


Overall, the mp3 player has been idea for the pool. It is easy to download music and easy to use. In fact, I bought one for my wife and me. We use it on a daily basis.About me... Casual listener, Use primarily while exercising

Hands free and waterproof

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Good Product. No Strings Attached


This product was really good and stays in place while running and is sweat proof, which is a plus.About me... Use primarily while exercising, Tech savvy, Casual listener, Avid listener

No Strings While Running

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Enjoy the convenience and wow of it all.


Great item for music entertainment and doing sports very pleasedAbout me... Music is my life, Use primarily while exercising, Computer technology beginner

great price

not found an inconvenience

Consumer review by:

Great device for serious swimmers...


This is a great device for serious swimmers... I had checked other brands and price points but this Sony device was my choice...About me... Use primarily while exercising

great quality

difficult to use