Perstel DR201 portable DAB radio and MP3 player

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We’ve seen a few portable DAB players of late, but the Perstel DR201 offers a bit more, combining digital radio with MP3 playback – and still coming in at under £70.

Sized at just Just 60x84x24mm, the Perstel DR201 offers both DAB and FM reception, with a four-line graphic display with backlight for programme and station information. It also supports MP3 playback – the one drawback on this likely to be the relatively small storage of 64MB – but that should still hold 20+ tracks. Music is transferred via USB connection.

No rechargeable battery either – the player works via two AA batteries, which should provide up to six hours of listening on the move. There’s also a mains power adaptor included. It’s available now, priced at £69.

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Dave Walker