Sony has announced its two Walkman NX-X1000 series media players – the Sony Walkman NW-X1050 (16GB) and the Sony Walkman NW-X1060 (32GB).Both feature 3-inch OLED touchscreen display and web browser with Wi-Fi support .They also supports playback of YouTube videos and the downloading of podcast. The players have integrated FM and 1Seg TV tuners and will allow recording of content if broadcasters support.The players will give serious competition to the popular Apple iPod products, specifically the iPod touch.
The players support all of the major audio (MP3, AAC, WMA, not OGG) and video (AVC, H.264, MPEG4, WMV) formats. In-ear EX headphones with their own integrated passive noise reduction are bundled with each Walkman NW-X1000 along with the built-in digital noise canceling in the Walkman itself.
Price:The Sony Walkman NW-X1050 (16GB) will cost around US$403 and the Sony Walkman NW-X1060 (32GB) will cost around US$503.