VQ Retro Mini VQ-MINI-BK Portable Bluetooth DAB+/FM Radio - Black

Product code: 181637

Product features

  • Mains & battery powered
  • Up to 15 hours battery life
  • 30 presets
  • LCD display
  • Alarm & snooze function

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      Product features

      • Mains & battery powered
      • Up to 15 hours battery life
      • 30 presets
      • LCD display
      • Alarm & snooze function

      Colour options

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      Product information
      Top features:

      - Listen to DAB/DAB+ and FM radio stations

      - Wirelessly stream your digital music collection using Bluetooth

      - Great sound courtesy of an ultra-wide full range 5 Watt speaker

      - Wake up to your favourite station

      - Take it anywhere, just add batteries

      DAB/DAB+ and FM radio stations

      The multi-award winning Retro Mini lets you listen to hundredsof DAB, DAB+, and FM radio stations. Choose from 30 presets to instantly select your favourite stations. With so many to choose from, there's always something worth listening to no matter your taste.

      Designed and engineered in the UK, a premium leatherette case provides a high-quality feel that looks great in a range of colours.

      Wirelessly stream your digital music

      Listen to your digital music collection wirelessly by pairing your smartphone, tablet, or laptop using Bluetooth. Simply activate Bluetooth on your device and select the Retro Mini from the available list to pair, and get listening to your music through the radio speaker.

      Great sound quality

      High audio quality comes courtesy of 5 Watt ultra-wide premium full range speaker driver. A range of equaliser presets let you tailor bass and treble levels to suit your taste.

      Wake up to your favourite station

      Dual alarms and a countdown timer can be set to wake you up to the sound of a traditional buzzer or your choice of DAB or FM radio station. In addition, a snooze feature lets you get a few more extra winks sleep.

      Listen to your favourite stations anywhere

      Enjoy music from your Retro Mini at home or outside. The radio can be plugged into the mains, or powered by battery. Just add 4 AA batteries (sold separately) for up to 15 hours of playback. 
      Specification

      Technical specifications for VQ Retro Mini VQ-MINI-BK Portable Bluetooth DAB+/FM Radio - Black

      OVERVIEW
      Type Portable DAB+ clock radio
      Output power 5 W
      Colour Black
      FEATURES
      Screen 2.4" LCD screen
      Sleep timer Yes
      TUNER
      Digital tuner - DAB
      - DAB+
      Analogue tuner FM
      Internet radio No
      Digital Tick certification Yes
      Radio bandwidths supported - DAB: Band III 5A - 13F
      - DAB+: Band III 5A - 13F
      - FM reception: 87.5 - 108 MHz
      Radio presets - 30 FM presets
      - 30 DAB+ presets
      Direct access button No
      Antenna - Telescopic
      - External
      POWER
      Power source - Mains
      - Battery
      Battery type AA x 4
      Battery life Up to 15 hours
      Batteries included No
      Auto power off / dimmer Yes
      CONNECTIONS
      Outputs 3.5 mm jack x 1
      USB USB x 1
      USB charging Yes
      Bluetooth Yes
      Maximum wireless/Bluetooth range 10 m
      CLOCK
      Buzz alarm Yes
      Radio alarm Yes
      Weekend / weekday alarm Yes
      Dual alarm Yes
      Snooze control Yes
      Auto daylight saving update Yes
      AUDIO
      Speakers 1 (includes 1 x ultra-wide full range speaker)
      Stereo speakers No
      GENERAL
      Box contents - ViewQuest Retro Mini VQ-MINI-BK Portable Bluetooth DAB Radio
      - Mains adapter
      - Instruction manual
      Dimensions 224 x 147 x 105 mm (H x W x D)
      Boxed dimensions 270 x 170 x 140 mm (H x W x D)
      Weight 0.95 kg
      Boxed weight 1.51 kg
      Manufacturer’s guarantee 3 years (2nd year onwards by registration)
      Customer reviews

      VIEWQUEST Retro Mini VQ-MINI-BK Portable Bluetooth DAB Radio - Black reviews verified by reevooReevoo

      8 reviews

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      (9.4 out of 10)
      Ease of use
      8.5
      Design
      9.1
      Reception/Sound quality
      8.8
      Display
      8.9
      Value for money
      9.1
      Overall rating
      9.4
      Scores 9.4 out of 10 based on 8 reviews
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      (8 out of 10)

      Penny

      GB
      +
      Good radio/Bluetooth for the price
      Mode selection a bit slow and can't master the presets yet
      Confirmed purchase: 21 February 2017
      Published on: 08 March 2017
      (10 out of 10)

      Ashley

      Shrewsbury GB Music fan
      +
      Love the sound in rock mode, fills the house, sounds great playing music from our iPhones.
      None!
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      415x380

      Confirmed purchase: 13 February 2017
      Published on: 05 March 2017
      (10 out of 10)

      David

      Gillingham GB Spoken-word listener
      +
      Good sound & receives distant multiplexes well
      Reviewer left no comment
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      415x380

      Confirmed purchase: 04 February 2017
      Published on: 19 February 2017
      (9 out of 10)

      Margaret

      GB Gadget lover
      +
      Large and easy to read display. Good sound.
      Reviewer left no comment
      Confirmed purchase: 31 January 2017
      Published on: 15 February 2017
      (8 out of 10)

      Vicki

      Bromley GB Music fan
      +
      Easy to use and programme.
      Says connect via Bluetooth but only connects with smart devices not my big stereo.
      Confirmed purchase: 03 January 2017
      Published on: 28 January 2017
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      Monday to Friday: 8am to 8pm
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      Sunday: 10am to 5 pm

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        Currys, Carphone Warehouse and PC World make up our family of stores.
        VQ Retro Mini VQ-MINI-BK Portable Bluetooth DAB+/FM Radio - Black
        £54.99