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Walkman® NW-WM1Z / High-res music player

Walkman® NW-WM1Z
Walkman® NW-WM1Z

Discipline: Product

Discipline: Product

This is the flagship model Walkman®, with high-resolution capabilities aiming to create the ideal sound that audiophiles crave. Equipped with both the normal 3.5 mm jack and a low-noise, high-output 4.4 mm balanced output jack, it has the comprehensive functionality needed for high-quality sound experiences. With a base configuration conceived to reduce the occurrence of noise as much as possible, the two headphone jacks are on either side of the top of the device in a T- formation. To widen the range of sound, the main device includes oxygen-free copper with gold plating. We sought the ideal, inevitable design for generating high-quality sound.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics / Design Quality, Execution / Material Selection, Target Group Fit

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User

  • TARGET REGIONS Africa, Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, North America

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2016

Client / Manufacturer

Sony Video & Sound Products Inc.

Sony Video & Sound Products Inc.
Tokyo, Japan

Design

Sony Corporation

Sony Corporation
Creative Center
Tokyo, Japan

Creative Center Soichi Tanaka

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