The PR-D17 was designed with special consideration for the vision impaired. Practical voice prompts and high contrast large yellow rotary tuning and volume control knobs and preset buttons with raised symbols to aid in identification have been added which makes operating the PR-D17 simple and intuitive. Each button press is followed by an audio prompt to help guide the user through actions such as station browsing, setting the alarm clock, radio station information, time and settings.
With a growing and aging population the PR-D17 is a necessary item for the Radio enthusiast who is blind or vision impaired.
Large and easy to read Backlit LCD display:
Highlights RDS information, reception, frequency strength, battery and alarm symbols.
Built-in 200mm AM Ferrite Antenna Bar:
It allows for best AM reception along with an external adjustable FM telescopic antenna.
- Digital Tuning Portable Radio Features Helpful Voice Prompts for Vision Impaired Users
- 10 Station Presets (5 FM, 5 AM)
- Specially Designed for Blind and Partially Sighted People
- High Contrast Yellow Controls and Preset Key Controls with
- Raised Symbols to Aid Identification
- Thoughtful Voice Prompts of Controls to Announce Functions
- Easy to Read LCD Display with Backlight
- Excellent Reception and Stereo Audio Performance
- Stereo / Mono Switch
- Auto Scan Stations
- Alarm Timer by Buzzer or Radio
- HWS (Humane Wake System) Buzzer
- Adjustable Sleep Timer
- 2.5 Inches Full Range Speaker for Exceptional Sound Performance
- Battery Power Status Indication
- Large Rotary Tuning and Volume Control Knobs
- Adapter Included
- I/O Jacks: DC in, Aux-in and Headphone
|FM Frequency (MHz)||87.5 - 108|
|MW Frequency (kHz)||522 - 1710 (9k) / 520 - 1710 (10k)|
|Width (mm/inch)||260 / 10.24|
|Height (mm/inch)||136 / 5.35|
|Depth (mm/inch)||63 / 2.48|
|Weight (g & lb. oz)||915 / 2lb. 0.3oz|