Dead Media: Sony Discontinues Iconic Cassette Walkmans

Dead Media: Sony Discontinues Iconic Cassette Walkmans

After 30 years of making portable music to a generation of consumers, the Walkman takes a final bow.

Don Michael Acelar De Leon
  • 26 october 2010

After a 30-year era of producing the to-go portable music source, leading electronics media manufacturer Sony has finally announced that it will cease manufacturing and selling the Walkman, its iconic cassette tape music player, due to consistently low sales.

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