The Sony Walkman NW-ZX2 is a luxury portable high-res audio player with Android streaming apps, a premium build and excellent sound, but its high price may be too much for all but the most dedicated music lovers.
Standalone MP3 players are still in demand, and the NWZ-A17 Walkman is a portable player that features up to 30 hours of battery life while playing full 24-bit/192kHz high-resolution music.
The Walkman NWZ-WS613 is Sony's latest Bluetooth headphone that doubles as an MP3 player. This one includes a wireless remote you wear on your finger.
With its aluminium body, high-quality digital audio amplifier, and ability to play lossless audio files, the Sony NWZ-Z10 is an MP3 player for the dedicated audiophile that demands top-quality sound.
The new 'wire-free' Walkman sports a lighter, improved design and better waterproofing. It's set to ship in March for $99.99.
With its forged aluminum ear cups, steel headband and real leather padding, the Master & Dynamic MH30's robust build quality is rare at its price.
Sony's new Walkman is a surprisingly simple gadget that focuses on hi-res audio playback. Check out our hands-on photos.
Note to Sony: Putting a period in the middle of your product name probably isn't a good idea.
The new second-gen FiiO X5 is a bona-fide high-res music player at a price you can afford.
CNET explains what FLAC is, as well as where to buy music in the FLAC format, and how to play it on your iPhone, computer, or MP3 player.