Prepare for quality sound
The A17 Walkman digital music player delivers impressive, on the go audio performance. Beginning with the aluminum chassis, the all-new, low-impedance circuitry and S-Master HX digital amplifier have a solid platform, from which to produce sweet, soothing, and natural sound. A long-life battery (for up to 50 hours MP3 playback) and easy to use user interface make the A17 Walkman player the perfect excuse to enjoy your favorite music tracks.
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64 GB of internal memory provides plenty of room to get started. When necessary, you can expand (up to 192 GB1 overall capacity further via the included microSD slot.
Your favorite tracks, even in Hi-Res!
The NWZ-A17 supports native playback of digital music files including Hi-Res up to 192kHz/24-bit including: MP3, WMA, WMA lossless, AAC, FLAC, AIFF, WAV, and ALAC for a sublime audio experience.
Long battery life
The built-in lithium ion battery provides up to 50 hours of audio playback (MP3)/ up to 30 hours (Hi-Res) per charge.
Stream your music wirelessly
Enjoy high quality Bluetooth audio streaming convenience and simplified connectivity with Near Field Communications (NFC) technology. Simply align your compatible devices and touch the NFC logos to activate or deactivate pairing. With built-in AAC and aptX codec support, you will benefit from maximized signal quality when streaming your music wirelessly.
Easily navigate your tracks
Searching through your music is simple with the multi-function directional keys. Spend more time listening than fumbling through your music.
The 2.25" QVGA anti-reflective TFT LCD display delivers rich and clear viewing of album artwork, photos, and even videos.
Drag, drop and go
With a Walkman player, you are never tied to just one music service. Just drag and drop files from iTunes for Mac or Windows and enjoy. Multi-format playback also lets you play MP3, WMA, AAC or L-PCM music files; now that's freedom.
DSEE HX offers natural sound with a spacious feel by revitalizing the audio signal and also restoring the high frequency sounds stripped by the audio compression process to near hi-resolution sound quality.
Digital amplification for sophisticated sound
S-Master HX digital amplification circuitry, uniquely developed for high resolution audio playback, delivers faithful wide-frequency audio reproduction with all the details from the highs to the lows.
The circuit board is the core of any electronic device. Borrowing a few tricks from our accomplished ES audio lineup, a low impedance circuit board ensures signal integrity while low resistance battery connectivity provides for efficient current transfer and faithful audio delivery.
Music for every mood
SensMe tone analysis software keeps your music in tune with your mood, automatically grouping your music into channels based on beats-per-minute, making listening and managing your content even simpler.
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