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.