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Argos Value Range Portable Digital DAB/FM Radio - White.

Open yourself up to the vast selection and choice of digital radio. Complete with 20 preset stations, this Argos Value range portable digital DAB and FM radio has an easily functional and sleek white design.Digital PLL DAB/FM tuner.20 preset stations allows you to save your favourite radio stations in memory.1 speaker which generates 0.5 watts RMS - the average measurement of a speakers output.Auto time update.Headphone socket for personal listening.General information:Size H8, W18.2, D4cm.Mains operated or batteries required 6 x AA (not included).
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Is the headphone output stereo or mono?
Age: 25 to 34
Gender: Male
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keith
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Don't agree with the Argos answer - I think the output is stereo.
Gender: Male
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Midsreviewer
Location: West Midlands
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Hi, thank you for your question.

Having looked into your query on the Argos Value Range Portable Digital DAB/FM Radio, I can confirm that the headphone output will be Mono.

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Argos Helper 42
Location: Acton Gate
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good for power cuts?
I'm looking for a radio which uses batteries in the case of power outages- is the Dab radio ok for this?
Age: 45 to 54
Gender: Female
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deni
Location: hampshire
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absolutely, it takes six aa batteries, and performs exceptionally well on both digital & fm channels. also, for a small set, the reproduction quality is very good indeed.
Age: 65 or over
Gender: Male
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barrie
Location: england
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im in lincolnshire but like to listen to heart fm LONDON. can i get that on DAB?
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rag21
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Hi, thank you for your question regarding the Argos Value Range Portable Digital DAB/FM Radio.

Having looked into your query, I can advise if you will be able to receive HEART FM London in Lincolnshire will depend on the stations broadcast range and no the type of radio. I am sorry we do not know the broadcast range of HEART FM London please contact HEART FM directly to find out if you will be able out if you can receive it in Lincolnshire.

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Argos Helper 47
Location: Acton Gate
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Where can I get a replacement ac/dc adaptor for this radio?
As you failed to answer this question I clicked 'No' as the option for 'Is the answer useful' - interestingly the option 'Yes' appeared. (????)
Age: 45 to 54
Gender: Male
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Gazzer
Location: Penzance
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Hello. Thank you for your question.

After looking into your query, I am sorry to say that Argos does not currently retail any spare or replacement parts for the Argos Value Range Portable Digital DAB/FM Radio - White. If you have had your item for less than 12 months, please return to store with your proof of purchase and a member of staff will be happy to help.

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Argos_helper_62
Location: Acton Gate
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Lost Ac Adapter
I have lost the adapter that came with this item. Please can you tell me the voltage requirement I would need for a replacement.
Age: 45 to 54
Gender: Female
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tigerandco
Location: Sussex
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It takes 6 AA which works out at 9V, but take it to an electrician and get a multi adaptor
Age: 55 to 64
Gender: Male
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maverick51
Location: Durham
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cdab8r
i have lost the operating instructions could you let me have a copy..thanks.
Age: 65 or over
Gender: Male
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lepip
Location: bham
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Argos will supply you with a new copy if you ask. However,the following works.
DAB button is the switch between DAB/FM. Scan allows you to scan the stations. Vol +/_ is volume adjustment, <> allows you to manually search. menu allows you to set the program
Age: 55 to 64
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maverick51
Location: Durham
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cdab8r
where can i get operating instructions
Age: 65 or over
Gender: Male
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lepip
Location: Bham
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Operating instructions are in the manual provided in the package
Age: 45 to 54
Gender: Female
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terter
Location: london
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Does this radio have a guarantee?
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Louise
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Yes, there is a guarantee, plus you take the item back to the local store.
Age: 55 to 64
Gender: Male
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maverick51
Location: Durham
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How do I add channels to the pre-set list?
I have lost my instruction manual and cannot remember how to add channels to the pre-set list?
Age: 25 to 34
Gender: Male
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Wainer
Location: Portsmouth
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This may seem daft but it works. Do what we do. Stop any 12 year old and politely ask him or her how to do the task. They will rattle through it!!!!
Age: 65 or over
Gender: Male
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Napoleon
Location: Wirral, Merseyside
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Power lead
I want to use this radio through my house plug (apparentally the batteries last no time). Does the radio come with a plug / lead or do I buy that seperatly??
Age: 25 to 34
Gender: Female
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Katie
Location: Leominster
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Hello, thank you for your question regarding the Argos Value Range CDAB8R Portable Digital DAB/FM Radio.

Having looked into your query, I can confirm that the radio comes with a power lead included.

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