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Roberts SolarDAB – the solar powered DAB radio

The Roberts solarDAB is the worlds first solar-powered DAB radio.

Roberts SolarDAB Roberts SolarDAB digital radio

Digital Audio Broadcasting (DAB), also known as Eureka 147, is a digital radio technology for broadcasting radio stations, used in several countries, particularly in the UK and Europe. As of 2006, approximately 1,000 stations worldwide broadcast in the DAB format [wikipedia.org]

The black Roberts SolarDAB Portable Solar-powered DAB Digital Radio has an integrated solar panel that absorbsdirect sunlight to power your radio. It also features a useful line-in socket so you can listen to your iPod orMP3 player.

The Roberts solarDAB Features

  • Tuner – DAB
  • Power – Solar / Mains
  • Station Presets – 10
  • LCD Display
  • Colour – Black
  • If it’s really sunny you can even charge the rechargeable battery while you listen to your radio. The Roberts solarDAB has incredibly low power consumption so once your batteriesare fully charged, you’ll have 27 hours of non-stop listening time away fromsunlight or mains electricity.

    The compact, portable Roberts solarDAB is a great choice for anyone who spends time out-of-doors, awayfrom conventional power sources.

    Roberts solarDAB cost £68.99 and it is available at Dixons.co.uk.

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    1. wow – solar powered eh? They’ve given it such a vintage look.

      Love your blog – keep up the great posts on the latest gadgets rolling.


    2. Cool! I agree it would be perfect for those who spend lots of time outdoors, away from power sources. And with the in-line socket, this will definitely be a big hit as users can dock their Ipods in the unit. Solar powered is the way to go! 🙂 Thanks!

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