Taipei, Wednesday, May 25, 2016 01:43 (GMT+8)
scattered thunderstorms
Taipei
29°C
Taiwan market: Sony to launch two Walkman music players
Press release, June 26; Adam Hwang, DIGITIMES [Friday 26 June 2009]

Sony on June 25 unveiled two B140F series Walkman digital music players, the 2GB NWZ-B142F and 4GB NWZ-B143F, each weighing 26g, for launch in the Taiwan market on July 7, 2009 at recommended retail prices of NT$1,990 (US$61) and NT$2,990 respectively, according to Sony Taiwan.

B140F Walkman features the Sony-developed Zappin function that plays 4-15 second of clips from the middle of tracks to allow users to find songs easily without looking at the screen, Sony Taiwan pointed out.

Sony B140F Walkman

Sony Walkman series B140F in four colors
Photo: Company

Realtime news
  • ASE and SPIL in talks to establish industrial holding company

    Before Going to Press | 3h 49min ago

  • Taiwan market: Sony aims to occupy 40% of Ultra HD LCD TV sales value in 2016

    Before Going to Press | 3h 50min ago

  • Digitimes Research: 3GPP-specifying LAA to impact use of 5GHz band in Wi-Fi

    Before Going to Press | 3h 55min ago

  • Taiwan makers under pressure from Apple cost controls

    Before Going to Press | 3h 56min ago

  • General Interface Solution expects operations to rebound in July

    Before Going to Press | 3h 59min ago

  • Sharp to maintain PV operations after Foxconn stake investment, says report

    Before Going to Press | 4h ago

  • GIS expects MegaSite to take up over 50% of 2016 consolidated revenues

    Before Going to Press | 4h 1min ago

  • Testing company CHPT 2Q16 revenues to rise 15%

    Before Going to Press | 4h 2min ago

  • E Ink Holdings unveils color e-paper display

    Before Going to Press | 4h 3min ago

  • Asustek, Dell beef up competitiveness with MSI for gaming notebooks

    Before Going to Press | 4h 5min ago

  • ITRI unveils UV-C LED chopsticks sanitizer

    Before Going to Press | 4h 6min ago

  • China-market: Moxi Group turns out rollable handsets

    Before Going to Press | 4h 9min ago

  • New Lattice bridge chips to enter production in August

    Before Going to Press | 4h 10min ago

  • Ardentec expects higher capacity utilization in 2Q16

    Before Going to Press | 4h 11min ago

  • AWSC 2H16 sales to soar, says report

    Before Going to Press | 4h 12min ago

Pause
 | 
View more
Gigabyte
Display panels for wearable devices
The transition to 4k TV - UHD TV market forecast, 2014-2017
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.