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Says it on the tin - Boom in a box!

Advantages: style and convenience
Disadvantages: no alarm/remote

This really does the job. We bought it for my mum, so when we visit we can just plug in the ipod, rather than crate a load of CDs home when we visit. It's brilliant. Great value for money too. Not only is the sound quality pretty good , unlike bigger hifi ...

LuckySamo 19.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Philips DC1010/05 CD Boombox with iPod Dock

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Philip's DAB1000 Radio

Advantages: Great Sound, Radio build quality
Disadvantages: Battery life, headphone socket location

I have owned one of these Phillips DAB1000 portable radios for a year now. I paid £35 on eBay, but they can go for as much as £70 on the high street. Supplied with the radio: Headphones, two rechargeable batteries, charger and a protective pouch. The radi ...

spankyham 13.02.2008 · Read full review
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Makes John Humphreys sound like a Dalek!

Advantages: Small, retro looks
Disadvantages: Terrible reception and awful headphones!

Like many people I leave my seaside abode and commute to the 'big smoke' and so spend a large proportion of my life on buses and trains. So to brighten up the journey I thought I would invest in a portable, personal radio so I can keep up to date with cur ...

harveyatkinson 09.05.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Philips AE6370

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A good quality DAB/FM radio for those on the go

Advantages: Can receive FM broadcasts as well as DAB
Disadvantages: No belt clip, but light enough to carry in shirt pocket

DAB Radio is said to be the future of radio broadcasting, but for a personal Walkman style radio FM offers more "availability". For example, I live outside Glasgow city centre, and DAB reception is good. However, on a bus or walking around the city ce ...

foxprorawks 09.11.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Philips DA1000

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excellent radio

Advantages: Very light and easy to use
Disadvantages: None noticed yet

I was looking for a DAB portable radio for quite a long time. My husband loves listening to 5 Live. He has about 4 radios in the house and he has them all on at the same time to listen to football results in every room. Of cause the problem was when he ha ...

matroshka 15.01.2007 · Read full review
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