View Full Version : End of an era

Alf W
25th October 2010, 16:10
Sony's cassette Walkman has taken a further step towards becoming a museum exhibit as the final models are sold in the firm's native Japan. (http://news.sky.com/skynews/Home/Business/Sony-Stops-Making-Walkman-Cassette-Players-In-Japan-As-Mp3-Devices-Take-Over/Article/201010415772304?lpos=Business_First_Buisness_Featu re_Teaser_Region__0&lid=ARTICLE_15772304_Sony_Stops_Making_Walkman_Cas sette_Players_In_Japan_As_Mp3_Devices_Take_Over)

I didn't realise they still made these. I had a proper one - not like those crappy Boots ones that the kids off 'The Estate' had.

25th October 2010, 16:13
I suppose it's smaller than a CD-player and easier to use for technophobes. Not seen one for years though.

25th October 2010, 16:25
Do Sony still make minidisk players?