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Roberts ColourStream to take on Pure's Sensia

Roberts ColourStream to take on Pure's Sensia

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Roberts has unleashed its latest all-singing, all-dancing, multi-format radio - the Roberts ColourStream - complete with a colour touchscreen.Spec-wise it's very similar to the Roberts Stream 83i, but with the touchscreen on board, and a Last.fm tie-up... >>

Best internet radios on the planet

Best internet radios on the planet

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The age of internet radio is now most definitely upon us, opening up a whole world of international broadcasts. Whether you want to follow political debates from around the globe, enjoy obscure jazz compositions from South America or endure terrifying... >>

Roberts launches two new Stream internet radios

Roberts launches two new Stream internet radios

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Roberts has announced new internet radios into its range that will go on sale in the UK in time for the Christmas present buying frenzy. The Wi-Fi range sees the addition of the new Last.fm-enabled Stream 83i Wi-Fi/DAB/FM RDS digital stereo radio offering... >>

Roberts Sound 53 DAB radio iPod speaker
4.0 stars

Roberts Sound 53 DAB radio iPod speaker

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With music coming in so many different formats, getting a unit to play all of them can be a challenge. In steps the Roberts MP-Sound 53, an iPod, CD, USB, SD, DAB, FM Hi-Fi offering from Roberts that hopes to cover all your bases. But does it? We get... >>

Roberts ecologic 6 DAB clock radio
3.5 stars

Roberts ecologic 6 DAB clock radio

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Technology might be pushing us ever forward with new innovations, but that doesn't mean we should leave behind all that is old. That's probably the thinking behind the Roberts ecologic 6 DAB radio as it sports the latest cutting edge innovation in radio... >>

Roberts iDream DAB iPod clock radio
3.0 stars

Roberts iDream DAB iPod clock radio

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You've got your iPod and you need to wake up in the morning. Wouldn't it be good if you could plug your iPod into your alarm clock and then wake up to your favourite tunes? Oh wait, that's what the Roberts iDream promises. But does it live up to the billing?... >>

A quick guide to DAB

A quick guide to DAB

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What is it? Standing for Digital Audio Broadcast, it's essentially technology used by radio stations to transmit a digit rather than an analogue signal such as the likes of FM. The initial concept was to deliver CD-esque listening quality over the airwaves,... >>

Roberts MP-Sound 53 launches

Roberts MP-Sound 53 launches

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Roberts has launched the MP-Sound 53 DAB/CD/FM sound system that comes complete with a universal iPod dock on top. With an acoustically tuned wooden cabinet in a high gloss piano black finish and an "ice blue" display backlight, Roberts is angling the... >>

Roberts RDK-2 DAB radio
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Roberts RDK-2 DAB radio

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Radio has for a long time become an indulgence for the kitchen: it's great to listen to programmes and music whilst you cook. Roberts have recognised this fact and released the RDK-2, a radio designed specifically for the kitchen. First-up, this is no... >>

Roberts launches under counter kitchen DAB

Roberts launches under counter kitchen DAB

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Roberts has launched a new DAB that's designed to fit under kitchen counters. Designed so that it won't impose on counter-top space, the new DAB/FM RDS Kitchen Radio comes complete with a built-in under cupboard fixing bracket and offers an easy-to-clean... >>

Roberts launches iDream

Roberts launches iDream

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Roberts has launched the iDream, an iPod-friendly DAB clock radio. Designed for the bedroom, it's an DAB/FM RDS digital stereo clock radio with a built-in iPod dock. The iDream lets users listen to their iPod through its speakers and charges the 'Pod... >>

Roberts Ecologic range gets two new models

Roberts Ecologic range gets two new models

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Roberts has gone green and launched two new DAB radio models for the environmentally conscious. The Ecologic 5 and 6 are both digital clock radios that are energy efficient. The Ecologic 5 is a DAB, FM RDS digital clock radio that offers a dual alarm... >>

Roberts Sound 43 launches

Roberts Sound 43 launches

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Roberts has launched the Sound 43, a one-box solution that offers DAB, FM, CD and an iPod dock.With a high-gloss black finish the new "multifunction sound system" offers touchscreen controls.The built-in docking station allows users to charge and playback... >>

Roberts launches ecologic range of DAB radios

Roberts launches ecologic range of DAB radios

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Following in the footsteps of rival Pure, Roberts has launched a range of green DAB radios, under the "ecologic" sub-brand. The ecologic 1 portable DAB radio comes complete with a built-in battery charger that recharges the six AA batteries when plugged... >>

Roberts offers battery recycle programme

Roberts offers battery recycle programme

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Roberts Radio, perhaps realising how many batteries its users get through in a month has launched a battery recycling programme in the UK. Blaming government delays in the implementation of a new EU directive that means Britain will have to start recycling... >>

Roberts Sound 40 DAB alarm clock launches

Roberts Sound 40 DAB alarm clock launches

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Roberts has launched the Sound 40, an "all singing, all dancing" DAB alarm clock radio. The Sound 40 will let you wake up to the radio, CD, buzzer or your own personal music collection from SD card, MP3 player or iPod. Offering DAB radio, CD, SD card... >>

Channel 4 plans DAB dongle for mobile phones

Channel 4 plans DAB dongle for mobile phones

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Channel 4 plans to launch a DAB plug-in device for mobile phones, reports The Times. Apparently execs at Channel 4 radio believe the new electronic device that will enable mobile phone users to tune into digital radio broadcasts will "rescue" DAB broadcasting.... >>

Roberts launches the Sound 24

Roberts launches the Sound 24

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The latest launch from Roberts combines DAB radio, a CD player, and SD memory card functionality. The Sound 24 is a 2.1 speaker system with two speakers at the front and a subwoofer at the back along with optional ultra bass and a multi-position equaliser.... >>

Roberts launches Stream 202 FM, DAB and internet radio

Roberts launches Stream 202 FM, DAB and internet radio

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Roberts says you can have the best of everything with its latest "world first" offering - the Stream 202 - an FM, DAB and internet radio. The portable Stream 202 enables you to hear around 6000 radio stations from around the world as well as featuring... >>

Roberts Gemini 33 launches

Roberts Gemini 33 launches

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The Gemini 33, new from Roberts, incorporates an instant record-to-SD-card feature, which lets you record live radio at the touch of a button. When the track comes on you want, press the record button and it will be recorded straight to an SD card, so... >>

Roberts Gemini 21 DAB digital radio
3.0 stars

Roberts Gemini 21 DAB digital radio

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The Gemini 21 comes in two colour options, black or silver. The front of the radio is dominated by the grill covering the two speakers that deliver the crisp sound you’d expect from a Roberts radio. All the controls fall onto the top of the unit, the... >>

Roberts Gemini 46 DAB digital radio
4.0 stars

Roberts Gemini 46 DAB digital radio

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I was going to start this review by saying that DAB radios are languishing in something of a design wilderness. To confirm this suspicion I ventured into a high street electrical goods store and took in their array of DAB and FM radios and reached a shocking... >>

Roberts launches "Glow Time" clock radio

Roberts launches "Glow Time" clock radio

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Launching in time for the clocks going forward at the end of March, Robert's new DAB digital clock radio, the "Glow Time", is aimed to ease the pain of even earlier mornings. Featuring the company's largest ever, easy to read full screen display, the... >>

Roberts Sound 37 clock radio launches

Roberts Sound 37 clock radio launches

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Roberts describe their latest offering, the Sound 37, as an "all singing, all dancing" DAB CD Stereo Clock Radio. As well as the benefits of DAB, the Sound 37 offers multiple alarms, CD and MP3/WMA playback, and the unique "CD Bookmark" function. The... >>

Roberts launches MP-Sound 41 with EPG

Roberts launches MP-Sound 41 with EPG

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Roberts has launched the MP-Sound 41, a new compact portable digital radio with Electronic Programming Guide (EPG) technology. The claim is with the new silver offering that, thanks to its complete portability and EPG capabilities, you'll never have to... >>

Roberts brings Sky+ like features to DAB radio

Roberts brings Sky+ like features to DAB radio

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Roberts Radio has announced that it is adding PVR functions normally found on television PVR set top boxes like Sky+ to its latest DAB digital radio. The new MP-SOUND 41 will also give listeners an Electronic Programming Guide so they can see what shows... >>

Roberts Wi-Fi Internet Radio and Media Player launches

Roberts Wi-Fi Internet Radio and Media Player launches

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British radio company Roberts has launches a new Wi-Fi Internet Radio and Media Player. The Wi-Fi Internet Radio and Media Player lets you listen to your favourite online radio stations via its stereo speakers. You can catch live programmes being broadcast... >>

Roberts goes green with Gemini 21 DAB radio

Roberts goes green with Gemini 21 DAB radio

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Roberts has followed rival radio makers Pure down the green gadget route with the launch of the Gemini 21 that offers 150 hours of battery life. The Gemini 21 is the first of a range of eco-friendly radios from Roberts that address the issue of DAB radios... >>

Roberts MP16 DAB Hi-Fi radio
4.5 stars

Roberts MP16 DAB Hi-Fi radio

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Roberts has been making radios since 1932 and its latest, the MP16, follows the company's heritage as well as adding some new tech into the mix, but has this offering got what it takes to match the new boys on the block? We get listening to find out.... >>

Roberts launches Gemini 55 DAB radio

Roberts launches Gemini 55 DAB radio

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Roberts Radio has launched the new Gemini 55. Perfect for anyone who likes to listen to DAB radio but is likely to suffer multiple interruptions, not only does this feature PausePlus so you can pause and rewind live radio, but it also offers an instant... >>

Roberts Terrain FM radio
4.0 stars

Roberts Terrain FM radio

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The Roberts Terrain is a rugged three-band radio with a water and impact resistant casing, but is it any good? We get tough to find out. When it comes to design, there is no mistaking the Terrain is out there on its own. While it looks very cool, oh and... >>

Roberts releases the Poolside 2 splashproof radio

Roberts releases the Poolside 2 splashproof radio

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The Poolside 2 from Roberts is a new splash proof FM/MW portable radio. If you like singing in the shower then this new offering from venerable British radio brand Roberts could be for you. It's perfect for using in your bathroom or outside in the garden... >>

Roberts Sports 995 - a portable pocket radio for sports fans

Roberts Sports 995 - a portable pocket radio for sports fans

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The Roberts Sports 995 is an ultra-portable pocket radio. It measures just 5.7cm by 9.8cm by 2.3cm and weighs 60 grams so it really will fit into your hand, or pocket, with ease. A personal, stereo radio this has both MW and FM tuners (MW for that all-important... >>

Roberts Radio to produce DAB plug in for iPods

Roberts Radio to produce DAB plug in for iPods

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Classic British radio brand Roberts and Frontier Silicon, a leading DAB receiver manufacturer, have teamed up to develop a DAB plug in accessory that will work with iPods. The plug-in, measuring 52.4 x 32.0 x 8.1mm, will let iPodders listen to DAB stations,... >>

Roberts Sound 39 DAB digital radio
3.0 stars

Roberts Sound 39 DAB digital radio

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The next wave of digital radio is here and Roberts, makers of radios for longer than we care to remember, has launched a new bedside DAB digital radio that comes with live pause, but can its latest attempt match up to the competition? The Roberts Sound... >>

Roberts Radio Gemini 1
4.0 stars

Roberts Radio Gemini 1

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Unlike some of the DAB products that pocket-lint has seen recently, the Gemini 1 DAB digital radio is built around radio's age-old strength of portability. Long before Wi-Fi, radio was wireless. A useful household radio should be portable. Tying a radio... >>