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Thanko Releases World's First USB Shortwave/AM/FM Radio

posted 09/11/26

 

In late October, Thanko Co., Ltd. began selling its USB Shortwave/AM/FM Radio.

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According to Thanko, this product is the world’s first shortwave, AM and FM radio with a USB connection. You can listen to shortwave radio on your computer by installing the software and connecting the radio to a USB port, and you can also listen to and record FM and AM radio. Program the radio to record a show and save it as an MP3 or WAV file on your computer so you can transfer the recording to a music player or other device to enjoy the show when commuting to work or school.

The device is 9.6 cm x 11.1 cm x 4.1 cm and is priced at 4,980 yen. Check the product website for frequencies and other information.

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