Slim and light design.
Good audio quality.
Excellent battery life.
Interface design could be livelier.
Front buttons aren't very distinct.
Volume keys should have been more prominent.
Poor loudspeaker position.
Display is not scratch resistant.
Video conversion takes awhile.
By IT Reviews on March 18, 2010
The playback quality of the music and movies that we tested was very good and at its core the S544 is a decent PMP. Unfortunately it falls down in a number of areas including the Content Transfer software, limited format support, the lack of...-
By DigitalVersus on March 16, 2010
Better sound from your mobile? Don’t worry, we’re not talking about the MP3 player in general, just the external speakers. Although the use and/or existence of external speakers may hit a nerve with some of you (oh the joys of public...80
By Good Gear Guide on December 16, 2009
Sony’s mid-level MP3 player competes with the iPod Nano, and while it is superior for video or photo viewing, the interface doesn’t hold a candle to Apple’s tried and tested iPod menu system. If you’re a multimedia enthusiast and...70
By PC Advisor on December 16, 2009
Sony's mid-level MP3 player competes with the iPod nano, and while it is superior for video or photo viewing, the interface doesn't hold a candle to Apple's tried and tested iPod menu system. If you're a multimedia enthusiast and...70
By eTech Reviews on December 09, 2009
Sum and Substance:Thumbs Up:One of the cheapest portable media players, you can rent and purchase video from Amazon, great audio quality, superb battery life, features like FM tuner and FM recording rock!Thumbs Down:Features have been cut down to make...-
By PC Pro on December 07, 2009
The S Series is an unassuming player that gets almost all of the basics right
By Whathifi.com on November 18, 2009
If you look at website you'll see that the NWZ-S544 is the company's first MP3 Walkman to sport integrated speakers.Now, this is all well and good if funds can't stretch to a dock, or you like to share your sounds with your friends....80
By Computeractive on November 16, 2009
Its quality and battery life balance the S544's lack of extra...60
By TechTree on November 09, 2009
Sony recently launched the S500 series of players in India, which are the first Walkman players to have built-in loudspeakers. It also has a large 2.4" display, video and photo playback and has Sony's Clear Bass and Clear Stereo audio enhancement...70
By RegHardware on October 27, 2009
If you want a small media player with built in stereo speakers, then the S544 is a pretty self-recommending choice. It does everything you would expect a modern Walkman to do and the speakers make a better fist of things than you might expect. But...75