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Wind back to basic radio times

Advantages: Reliable; good value for money
Disadvantages: Somewhat basic; limited range of analogue broadcasting stations; controls slightly fiddly

ROBERTS CR9971 Chronologic VI Clock Radio – Silver As the name suggests, this little alarm clock radio comes from a well established manufacturer and does a pretty good job of waking us up on time. It has dual alarms and weekday/weekend options, as w ...

steves001 29.11.2013 · Read full review
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The thing I couldn't wake up without

Advantages: Wakes me up, multiple alarms, radio
Disadvantages: None

I'm quite a heavy sleeper so I need an alarm clock to shake the heavens to wake me up and I need it to wake me up enough to keep me awake. +++Features+++ The alarm clock allows you to set 2 alarms for different times. This is a must for me as I can set ...

BlackDynamite 13.08.2013 · Read full review
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Cute and stylish

Advantages: Good sound for the price, nice design
Disadvantages: Remote a bit lightweight

When my Pure Avanti Flow radio died very suddenly I was devastated. It had been my main way of listening to both the radio and my iPod and I had paid a lot of money for an excellent but compact sound. I needed a quick replacement while I sorted out a repa ...

dee7778 14.06.2013 · Read full review
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Diamond review  My wife wakes up with Philip every morning... and I don't mind..!

Advantages: Easy to use, nice looking, nice mirrored look and a godo price
Disadvantages: Alarm isn't the loudest and speaker isn't the best either.

Most people need to get up in the morning in order to get ready for work so that we can keep that roof over our heads and food on the table – and the occasional drinky poohs at the weekend – But getting up in the morning is not as easy at it ...

blissman70 10.07.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Philips AJ3231

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No Cause for Alarm

Advantages: Sleek design, easy to set alarm function
Disadvantages: Small fiddly buttons, slightly unstable

My radio alarm clock was playing up more and more and I was getting a bit frustrated with it when I realised that it was 16 years old and my parents had bought it for me as a present when I got straight A's (the one and only time!) for grades at school. I ...

chilcott1 14.01.2011 · Read full review
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