overview

Excellent sound quality with built-in voice recording. Able to play files from most non-DRM formats. Drag-and-drop file transfer. Extra long battery life (50 hours music, 10 hours video).

Critic reviews

7.2
3 reviews
  • Sound quality
    8.6
  • Video quality
    5.8
  • Ease of use
    8.0
  • Portability
    7.2
  • Battery life
  • Media support
    7.8
  • Capacity

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6.0
PC Mag Oct 17, 2012

The Sony E Series Walkman NWZ-E474 sounds good out of the box and is easy to use, but there's not much here that stands out otherwise.

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8.0
CNET UK Mar 9, 2011

The Sony Walkman NWZ-E453 isn't quite as slick or good-looking as its iPod rivals, but its simplicity, affordability and portability make it a worthy competitor none the less. Overall, it's a winner.

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8.0
Pocket-Lint Sep 30, 2010

Overall, this is a great little music player that can also cope with video and has some nifty features, not least the Karaoke Mode. And at just 69 quid, it won't break the bank either.

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