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Sports Walkman: Sony’s Go-Anywhere Portable Electronics!

As the personal electronics craze exploded in the 1980s, people wanted to take their gadgets everywhere. Sony came up with a product line that promised to hold up to (mostly) anything their owners could throw at them.

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WM-F5 photo:
Multicolored WM-F5 models:
Sports boombox photo:
Sports Watchman photo:
Sports Discman photo:
MZ-S1 photo:
Panasonic Shockwave cassette player photo:
GPX sports cassette player photo:
My First Sony box photo:
My First Sony commercial:
My First Sony product range photo:


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