Sony, a brand name immediately comes to everyone’s mind when there is a talk on quality products. Stunningly outstanding quality with up to date technological improvements prove that Sony is indeed a master in the gadgets world. Products are known for its effective functional abilities and constant updating in designs and styles automatically grabs the attention of the people.
Sony NWZ-E464 series 8GB media player looks so sleek and fashionable. We would never miss the fact that the continuous playing backup of 50 hours at any cost, that too in a single charge. We can just turn the player on choosing either of the options, using headphones or power on button. A wide range of media supporting formats except the formats for playing audio, it has MPEG4 video format. Thoroughly satisfying features like video support, image or photo viewer and an FM radio tuner for a mood swing. Comparing the rival in the market Sony NWZ-E464 player is very much portable due to light weight and no space for worries like slipping from our pouch or pocket. A significant feature to be discussed in this edition is audio recording function where it becomes inevitable for students, reporters, selected bookmarking or even to get back to the exact location of music files when we resume. Screen resolution is unbeatably higher, thus we feel superior quality. To make everything short, we can say the 8 GB version is so light to hold, trendy, very much portable and mainly affordable.
- The earphones attached with Sony NWZ-E464 bring out excellent sound quality which does not always happen with other products in the range, where we are forced to go for a better one.
- Navigation menu is mostly user friendly which eases the usage.
- Drag and drop option makes transferring files simple but at the same time fast.
- Incomparable sound quality of Sony
- Visibly strong and stunning design built with better quality materials.
- The only shortfall we feel is the reduced memory usage of 6.7GB which is bit shocking. The firmware occupies almost 1.3GB.
Display and Capacity:
Sony NWZ-E464 walkman has 2 inch TFT colour display screen with white LED backlight. The size is quite big so that even elders would find it easy to handle it. Resolution of the display screen is QVGA 240 x 320, so this makes superior quality. From the built in 8GB memory, the gadget consumes a considerably big portion of 1.3GB for firmware and the remaining 6.7GB is for users. There is no separate memory slot for extending the memory. We have room for nearly 1500 songs which may be our whole favorite song collection. The overall design is fashionable yet so secured.
This model is provided with a lot wonderful features like video player, image viewer, stereo tuner, audio recording and easy transfer of files. The following are some of the other features. For playback function, dynamic normaliser, clear bass, clear stereo, DSEE and 5 band equaliser are provided. Dynamic normaliser is a unique technology from Sony which maintains the volume level even for all the tracks. Clear bass represents richer and deeper bass since they use automatic level control known as ALC. Stereo function is designed in such a way that stops signal disturbances and leakages in audio. Another brand new technology from Sony is digitalized sound enhancement engine shortly known as DSEE which becomes the reason for the clarity and quality of the sound to the extent of more natural exposure to the audio. Equaliser reproduces the sound while listening. Getting files of all sorts like mp3 or videos or photos is just easy because of drag and drop. Voice recording makes the gadget very much useful other than entertainment. Built in microphone eases the recording process and keeps it for our next search.
Battery and Power Backup:
It has rechargeable Lithium-ion battery. Full charging takes 3 hours and holds 50 hours of continuous power backup. 50 hours in a single charge is meant for music playback yet for videos 10 hours is really good. Travelers would have an eye on this fact definitely.
Sony NWZE464B.CEW walkman includes EX headphones, quick start guide for users, built in rechargeable battery and USB cable for connectivity.
|Model Name||NWZ-E464 Series 8GB MP3 Player|
|Product Type||MP3 Player|
|Display||TFT Colour Display with white LED backlight|
|Screen Size||2 inch|
|Audio Supported Formats||AAC-LC, L-PCM, MP3, WMA, WMA (DRM)|
|Supported Formats||AVC, WMV9, MPEG4, H.264|
|Radio||FM Stereo Tuner|
|Battery Life||Up to 50 hours|