Sony MD Walkman MZE25

by | Convenience (↑) | 0 comment | 0 question

Portable MiniDisk player plus two blank disks.Powered by a single AA battery

Where and how is it used?

On the move, as with Cassette walkman players before and I-pods afterwards

What did you or someone else pay for it?

£25 secondhand

Why do you want to add it to the museum?

It filled a gap when there was no other digital recording technology. Recordable CDs were very new and very expensive, MP3 players were still to arrive on the market.


How was it made?

Is made in a factory

Is farmed

Is mass-produced

Is produced by local cottage industry

Is made to particular specifications

Is craft / hand-made

Is foraged

Is found

Is colonised

Is a service


Materials & Making

Who made or produced your commodity?

Sony Corp

Who was paid to make it?

Factory workforce

What skills does it take to make it?

Electronics assembly, mechanical assembly, metal forming, plastic moulding.

Where was it made?

Japan

What does it cost to make it?

?

What is it made from?

Buying & Owning

Who decides how much it costs?

Marketing Dept

Who or what assesses its quality?

QC dept.

Where is it sold?

Worldwide

Who or what sells it?

Hi-fi and electronic dealers

How did this thing arrive from where it was made to where you got it?

Not answered yet

Where is it used?

On the move

Where is it kept?

Pocket

How and by whom is it cared for?

Owner

How long will it last?

Not much longer

Where will it go when it's finished with?

Museum or skip

What is it worth?

£2 to a collector.


Join the conversation

How do you value this commodity?

See the values contributed by visitors and those of the donor. And add your own values to this commodity.

  • This commodity has been valued 1 time.
  • The yellow bar indicates the average of values contributed by visitors including those of the donor.
  • The red bar indicates the original values of the donor. (See intructions below)
INSTRUCTIONS: Click VALUE THIS COMMODITY and move the sliders left and right to add your own values; then click SUBMIT.
INSTRUCTIONS: To see the donor's original values click "Show donor's original values".
Show donor's original values
(0)
(0)
(0)
(4)
(0)
(4)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(7)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(7)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(6)

Questions and answers

Answer questions that the commodity contributor has asked. Help to reveal unknown quantities, properties and uses.

There are no questions.

Conversation

Start a conversation about this commodity. Do you have questions about it's value or want to talk about your own values in relation to it? Discuss the culture that produces it and that it produces.

Add to the conversation: