Sony today announced that select Sony Walkman MP3 players can now access its Music Unlimited cloud-based digital music service through a downloadable application.
The new Walkman application allows users to listen to their favorite Music Unlimited channels and playlists without being connected to the Internet. Simply connect the device to a PC, select the channels and playlists from your Music Unlimited account, and synch to your Walkman. The selected music will be accessible on your Walkman wherever you go.
Sony Entertainment Network's Music Unlimited service features an ever expanding global catalogue of over 10 million licensed songs and is currently available in nine countries including Australia, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, United Kingdom, and United States.
The service is also available across Sony's 2010, 2011, and future models of network-enabled BRAVIA HDTVs, Blu-ray Disc players, Bly-ray Disc Home Theatre Systems as well as PlayStation3, PSP (PlayStationPortable), personal computers including VAIO personal computers, Android-based tablets including Sony Tablet as well as others, and Sony Ericsson's Android-based mobile devices including Xperia arc, Xperia PLAY, Xperia X10, Xperia X8 and Xperia neo, and Android-based third party devices.