Fevzi Turkalp - The Gadget Detective joins Mike Mendoza
On Friday mornings from 2.00 to 3.00am to answer your tech questions
and take a look at the latest from the world of Gadgets and Technology.
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Gadget of the Week
Pure Evoke 3 DAB/FM Radio
DAB and FM (with RDS) capability
Excellent sound quality for a unit of this size thanks to two 3-inch drive units
Can record radio show directly onto a Secure Digital memory card
Can record onto an external recording device via optical digital output
Recordings can be initiated unattended under timer control (20 timers)
EPG (broadcast by participating DAB stations) shows programme times.
ReVu feature allows you to pause and rewind live DAB radio!
Comes complete with fully featured infra-red remote control unit
Good build quality
Excellent connectivity including 3.5mm Headphone socket, 3.5mm Line Out, Optical Digital Out, Line-in for use with iPod, CD/MD player etc
Can also play MP3s stored on SD card
Large 6-line display
99 DAB presets and 99 FM presets
Can run off mains, 6 x C cell alkaline, or Pures optional ChargePAK battery pack
USB (B type) for software upgrades and SD card access, 3.5mm Line in for auxiliary devices
Touch sensitive Snooze handle snoozes the alarmor illuminates the clock at night
Two Year Warranty
Not cheap at £199.99
Not all stations broadcast an EPG (Electronic Programme Guide) yet
List Price: £199.99 inc. VAT
Star Rating: 9.5 Stars I love this radio! Best design, implementation and sound quality for a DAB unit of this size. This is the one to beat!