Sony NWZ-W252

  • Sony NWZ-W252
73
Based on 6 scores, 17 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    1
  • Good:
    1
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Attractive design.
  • Water resistant.
  • Good audio quality.

Cons:

  • Uncomfortable for extended durations.
  • Controls can get frustrating to use if you keep hitting the wrong ‘small buttons.’

Expert reviews and ratings

By 5FWD on 80

The Sony NWZ–W252 is an impressive bit of kit. Sure, the earphones are more bulky than a regular pair, but it's ideal for training or keeping fit, where you don't want wires to get in the way. Best offers for the Sony NWZ–W252Amazon...

By E-Gear on -

Sony recently launched a new “cord-free” W series Walkman, and lucky for us they were kind enough to send over a unit for review. So let’s start with this, I agreed to do the review, but honestly was not all that sure how much I would...

By TechTree on 70

The previous Sony MP3 player we reviewed was the NWZ-W202, which had a unique design that allowed you to wear it around your head like a pair of behind the neck headphones. With the latest version, the W252, Sony has made the player waterproof. At...

By Tech2 on 90

To conclude with this review, I can say that this player is definitely a good buy for those who might be contemplating to buy an Apple iPod shuffle. With an eye-catching design, some good features (let’s not forget that it’s water...

By HardwareZone.com on -

While it might not suffice for everyday listening, we seriously recommend the Sony Walkman NWZ-W252 for sports enthusiasts because it caters to the average gym goer or weekly runner who wouldn't mind a dash of music to go with their routine. With...

By Chip Chick on -

Yes, we may be ladies, but that doesn’t mean we don’t love us some Snake from Metal Gear Solid. So when we got a chance to review the Metal Gear Solid Walkman Player, believe it or not, we jumped at the chance to revel in the delight of...

By Anything But iPod on -

Dealing with headphone cables can sometimes be a pain, especially when you are using it while active. One solution many have tried is by going wireless Bluetooth but sound quality was always hurt. You also still had to deal with a player and a set...

By GadgetReview on -

In the 80s and 90s Sony dominated the portable media player market. Then Apple came along and released the iPod. Ever since Sony has been scrapping to keep pace and finally, after many years of denial, started building iPod compatible stereos, docks...

By Geek.com on -

Sony’s NWZ-W252 water-resistant Walkman was not immediately a product that made sense to me. In fact it looked like something an elderly person would wear while taking an early morning walk around a mall. Its headphone-free design cuts down on...

By Gear Live on -

Sony has recently release the NWZ-W252 W-Series Walkman MP3 player, a fully wearable unit tailored for those that like to listen to their power song while sweating it out at the gym or on a run. The device is water resistant and lightweight, so it...

By Gadgetell on -

What is being reviewed?Sony Walkman NWZ-W252 Water Resistant MP3 Player, which currently retails for $59.95. The specs 2GB of storage space Weight: 1.6 ounces Charging time: 3 minutes for 90 minutes of playback or 1.5 hours for a full charge...

By GamerTell on -

Sony Walkman NWZ-W252 Water Resistant MP3 Player, which currently retails for $59.95.2GB of storage spaceWeight: 1.6 ouncesCharging time: 3 minutes for 90 minutes of playback or 1.5 hours for a full chargeOverall battery life of about 11 hoursBuilt-in...

By cnet on 70

If you're looking for a sweat-resistant, all-in-one solution for rocking out at the gym, the Sony W-Series Walkman will provide just...

International Review By PC Labs on -

Sony'nin spor kullanım için ideal olan kablosuz ve suya dayanıklı, farklı bir tasarıma sahip Walkman'i W252'yi inceliyoruz.Sony Walkman NWZ-W252Kapasite: 2 GB Format: MP3, WMA, AAC-LC, PCM Ekran: Yok...

International Review By Focus on -

Gut für Sportler Der NWZ-W252 trifft seine Zielgruppe gut. Speicher- und Akkukapazität reichen auch für längere Touren, und der Spieler geht nicht kaputt, wenn man ihn mal aus Versehen mit unter die Dusche nimmt. Technische Daten des...

International Review By M3.idg.se on 60

Massor av människor vill lyssna på musik när de tränar, men det kan vara svårt att exempelvis få hörlurarna att sitta rätt när man skumpar fram i joggingspåret. Sony har likt flera andra tillverkare...

International Review By CNET.de on 70

Wer nach einem superkompakten MP3-Player für den Sport sucht, der Schweiß und Regen wiedersteht, ist bei Sonys W-Serie genau an der richtigen...