Eton has announced the availability of the G8 Traveller II world band radio, aimed at the globe-trotter, or those with a preference for a classic bit of kit.

Offering coverage on long wave, medium wave, VHF FM and short wave, features include a flip down world chart along with world time zones settings.

With an LCD display, the new G8 boasts alarm clock functionality and snooze control and gets a digital tuner for auto or manual tuning, with a 500-plus memory capacity for stations across the wave bands.

Complete with a pouch and AC adapter/charger, the Eton G8 Traveller II is available from for £45.