What year was the first walkman made?

Answer The Sony Walkman was first released in July, 1979, in Japan. The first model was named the Sony Walkman TPS-L2. According to "Time," the Walkman sold over 50,000 units within two months of being re... Read More »

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When was the first walkman made?

The first Walkman was made in 1979 by Sony. The Walkman was hugely popular through the 1980s, as it was the first portable audio device (it plays cassette tapes). Later, portable compact disc playe... Read More »

When was the Sony Walkman made?

Sony Corporation introduced the Walkman in 1979 and sold 50 million players in the first 10 years of production. The first Walkman, the TPS-L2, featured a cassette tape player and headphones. The W... Read More »

What year was the Sony Walkman invented?

The Sony Walkman, a personal audiocassette player, was invented in 1979. This invention has led to the development of personal compact disk and digital music devices as music and recording technolo... Read More »

What year did Sony introduce the Walkman?

The Sony Walkman, precursor to today's iPods, first appeared on the market on July 1, 1979. It proved to be a huge hit in Japan, and was released in the United States (to equal success) in June 19... Read More »