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Sony XDR-S61D review

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Key features
  • Portable-ready
Expert review

The Sony XDR-S61D DAB radio is a high-end portable radio with a slimline design which has the flexibility to run on AA batteries or from the mains. It has a five-line LCD display showing you radio station and programme details, an alarm clock function to wake you up in the morning, and a sleep timer to automatically turn off for late-night listening as you drift off to sleep. So is this Sony DAB radio your perfect daily companion? Our comprehensive lab tests and expert listening panel give you the answer.

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First reviewed by Which?

November 2017

Released

October 2017

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