The Tecsun H-501x
Nevada Radio have announced the arrival of a new radio from Tecsun. It is designed for both portable and desktop use with an integral tilt stand. It uses DSP technology to greatly improve sensitivity, selectivity and image rejection. Coverage includes Longwave, Shortwave and VHF FM with Multi mode capabilities, including SSB reception on Shortwave.
Features include Synchronous detection, 3150 memories, two-channel dual speaker for stereo reception, Local and DX input selector, and multisearch capabilities. Also, a Bluetooth function to play music from a smartphone, tablet or other Bluetooth device, an SD slot with 16GB card included and a USB sound card function so it can be used as stereo computer speakers.
The large LCD display is very easy to read with extra-large digits for frequency readout and lots of information about the receiver operation, such as signal strength in dB and microvolts, battery status, receive mode and more.
A unique feature of the H-501x is the dual charging facility that uses two 18650 batteries, allowing you to use one battery while charging the spare. Included are a 16GB memory card, stereo earphones, USB charger with cable and a leatherette carrying case.
The Tecsun H-501x was expected to arrive during September and to sell for £329.95. It is available from UK Distributors Nevada and other selected dealers: