Best Radios for Running

Best Radios for Running/Jogging (UK 2018)

Lots of people find that listening to music while running makes their run easier, and there is growing scientific evidence that music can help athletic performance. By taking a radio with you on your run, you can listen to music to keep you feeling energised,…

Roberts vs. Pure DAB Radios

Roberts vs. Pure DAB Radios

Roberts Radio was founded in 1932 in London and now operates mainly from Mexborough, South Yorkshire, with other facilities in Surrey and Suffolk. It’s now owned by Glen Dimplex and is the biggest seller of radios in the UK, selling more than double its nearest…

Ruark vs. Revo Radios

Ruark vs. Revo Radios

A family company based on the south coast of England, Ruark Acoustics was formed in 1985 and, after initially making loudspeaker systems, began to manufacture music systems and radios in 2006. It aims to create design icons that deliver perfect sound and which owners can…

Radios with a USB Port (UK 2018)

These days, you can buy radios with all kinds of features like Bluetooth, WiFi, aux-in ports and SD card readers. There are also several DAB, FM and internet radios that offer a USB port. A USB port can be added for different reasons. Sometimes it…

Best AM/FM Pocket Radios (UK 2018)

While digital radio is growing in popularity, many people still find they can get better reception on AM/FM radio. Pocket AM/FM radios have the additional advantage of offering better battery life than pocket DAB radios, which sometimes only last 5 hours or so before the…

Cheapest DAB Radios in the UK

Cheapest DAB Radios in the UK (2018)

DAB radios used to be very expensive, with a basic digital radio costing over £100. Prices have fallen a lot in the past few years, and these days you can buy a new DAB radio for £20 or less. Obviously, the cheapest radios typically have…

Best AM FM Radios

Best AM/FM Radios (UK 2018)

AM/FM radio is still very popular, despite the growth of DAB radio. Many people find AM/FM radio has better signal with less interference than DAB radio. Another advantage of AM/FM radios is that they are usually very easy to use, without lots of complicated features….

Best Battery-Powered Radios (UK 2018)

Battery-powered radios can be useful if you are travelling or going out for the day and won’t have access to a power supply. Instead of needing to plug the radio into the mains to power it or recharge it, you can simply take however many…

Best Water-Resistant Radios

Best Waterproof & Water-Resistant Radios (UK 2018)

There are lots of reasons why you might want a water-resistant radio. Perhaps you want to listen in the garden, in the shower, in the shed, by the pool or while working outside. You might even want to listen to the radio underwater while swimming….

Best Wind-Up Hand Crank Radios (UK 2018)

A wind-up radio is a handy gadget to have when you’re a long way from a power socket. These radios are popular with outdoorsy people including hikers, campers, anglers and gardeners. They are also a good way to reduce your carbon footprint and save money…