equipment:sony:portable:mz-1

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NameMZ-1
Device ClassPortable (Walkman) Recorder
ReleasedNovember 1992 (Japan), December 1992 (US)
Price (launch)~¥94,000 (estimated) (US$750 at 1992 exchange)
Inputs3.5mm line-in
3.5mm mic in
DC 10.5V
Outputs3.5mm (with remote)
Line Out
PowerBP-MZ1 NiCd battery
CR2025 battery (for clock)
DC 10.5V
ATRAC versionATRAC 1
Dimensions114 x 139 x 43 mm
4½ x 1¾ x 5½ in
Weight690g (1 lb 8 oz) inc. battery

Sony MZ-1

First MD recorder release. Slot-load insert/eject mechanism.

Components: ATRAC IC: CXD-2527R (x2), Shock proof controller: CXD-2525Q, EFM ACIRC: CXD-2525R, ADIP demodulator: CXA-1380N, Servo signal processor: CXA-1602R, RF amp: CXA-1381R


Manuals

Misc

Popular Science MZ-1 Ad, circa 1993

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