Top 10 Best Portable Shortwave Radios

Sale# 1
Tecsun PL880 Portable Digital PLL Dual Conversion AM/FM, Longwave & Shortwave Radio with SSB (Single Side Band) Reception
647 Reviews
Tecsun PL880 Portable Digital PLL Dual Conversion AM/FM, Longwave & Shortwave Radio with SSB (Single Side Band) Reception
  • Full range coverage including AM/FM, Longwave & Shortwave with Single Side Band
  • PLL synthesized digital dual conversion receiver with unparallelled sensitivity & selectivity
  • 4 & 5 selectable bandwidth filters on AM and SSB respectively plus single Side Band receiver with 10 Hz tuning step
  • 24 hour alarm clock plus sleep timer from 0-120 minutes
  • Powered by one single 18650 Li-ion rechargeable battery with built-in charger, battery included
# 2
Retekess V115 Portable AM FM Radio with Shortwave Radio MP3 Player Digital Record Support TF Card Sleep Timer and Rechargeable Battery (Black)
2,200 Reviews
Retekess V115 Portable AM FM Radio with Shortwave Radio MP3 Player Digital Record Support TF Card Sleep Timer and Rechargeable Battery (Black)
  • Portable shortwave radio;4.7 x 3.1 x 0.9 in very small; compact; It is amazing to find this much functionality in such a small package; Will fit in a man's shirt pocket; No alarm;only sleep timer
  • V115 transistor radio bass sound with MIC recording and line in recording radio recording etc 3 recording mode and simple 64kbps; quality 96kbps ; super 128kbps 3 recording quality
  • Am fm radio with MP3 player speaker by 3.5mm AUX input and also can be used as a loudspeaker by usb cable
  • Built in three languages Chinese English Spanish; 9k/10k for AM tuning increment;package not including adaptor;just including usb cable;you can charge the radio from computer or connect phone adapter
  • Upgrade;manual storing of specific frequencies to the number keys;the numbers on the pad allow you to change the assigned radio stations; Instead; after programming each station
# 3
TECSUN R-9012 AM/FM/SW 12 Bands Shortwave Radio Portable Receiver Gray
484 Reviews
TECSUN R-9012 AM/FM/SW 12 Bands Shortwave Radio Portable Receiver Gray
  • 【Product Size】 - Small and light, it can fit in the pocket and carry everywhere for entertainment or study. 131x28x80mm. All dimensions are measured manually with deviation (ranged)at 5 - 10mm.
  • 【Product Function】- High sensitivity full band radio with FM MW SW functions 12 bands radio receiver.
  • 【Product accessories】 - 1 x TECSUN R9012 Radio, 1 x English manual.
  • 【Battery operate】- The R-9012 uses 2 AA Size Batteries & DC-IN 3v charging cable (Both not included in the product accessories. Could choose the rechargeable batteries.
  • 【After-sale service】- The product has a one-year warranty, for the details, please contact customer service. If you have any questions, contact us without hesitation. We'll try our best to solve the problem for you.
# 4
EXMAX EXD-737 Full Band Frequency Shortwave Radio Receiver Airband Portable Handheld Aircraft Digital Alarm Speaker Extend Antenna LCD Screen Orange Backlight Indoor & Outdoor Activities Home-Golden
22 Reviews
EXMAX EXD-737 Full Band Frequency Shortwave Radio Receiver Airband Portable Handheld Aircraft Digital Alarm Speaker Extend Antenna LCD Screen Orange Backlight Indoor & Outdoor Activities Home-Golden
  • ► Full Band Hand Held Radio Receiver: EXD-737 wide band radio can receive various bands opening up a marvelous world of radio at home or on the go. It supports FM(87.5-108MHz)/AM(520-1720KHz)/SW short wave(2.3-30MHz)/ AIR aviation aircraft (118-138MHz) /CB city band(25-28MHz)/ VHF civil 30-223mHz(FM-N/FM/W) bands.VHF-N can receive coast/train/ racing/ weather channels; VHF-W can receive campus radio and TV sound;Supporting civilian VHF intercom band and US NOAA weather band frequency reception.
  • ► Powerful Memory Chip:EXD-737 aviation radio can store 50 radio stations for FM/AM/CB/SW/VHF/AIR frequency band.So it could store up to 300 frequency channels if available.Simple operation design.3 different convenient Tuning Methods :Manual search/Automatic search /full automatic search and store radio,It could auto-search valid channels on each band and store it. Also you could manually tune your favorite frequency and save the channel.Open up a fresh new world with EXD-737 full band radio.
  • ► Good Sound Reception Quality & Best Gift:In an age of ever evolving electronics, radio broadcasts rock even today. Portable digital EXD-737 full band radio will take you back to younger years without compromising sound quality. With a built-in 40mm large speaker, the compact radio will give you loud voice, beautiful sound quality and accurate listening.Pick up a practical and special present for someone you care.Simple to use, yet elegant and classy, it's sure to fill their heart with joy.
  • ► Long Lasting Enjoyment:Enjoy radio the whole day. With built-in 3.7V 700mAh lithium rechargeable battery,EXD-737 digital full band radio could last for weeks.Coming with Micro USB charge cable,it can be fully charged in about 4-5 hours from DC 5V power supply/bank.Lock key prevents accidental operation when put it in your pocket or bag.An One inch easy-to-read segment-style LCD screen is backlit to see even across the room and for night operate. Alarm ringing sound/radio automatic power on.
  • ► Ultra Portable Design &High reception sensitivity:Size of this little lovely radio is as small as an MP4,Compact with 4.13*2.36*0.59 inches and weight for 74g/0.16lb,You can put it in pocket or hang it on bag with the wrist strap, small size convenient to take anywhere. The retractable 7 sections antenna and an 3 meters long external cable antenna could enhance reception sensitivity and strengthen receiving ability for FM/SM.【100% Satisfaction Assured】EXMAX provides 3-year quality warranty.
# 5
Kaito KA500 5-way Powered Solar Power,Dynamo Crank, Wind Up Emergency AM/FM/SW/NOAA Weather Alert Radio with Flashlight,Reading Lamp and Cellphone Charger, Yellow
4,923 Reviews
Kaito KA500 5-way Powered Solar Power,Dynamo Crank, Wind Up Emergency AM/FM/SW/NOAA Weather Alert Radio with Flashlight,Reading Lamp and Cellphone Charger, Yellow
  • 6-way powered portable emergency radio with hand crank generator, solar panel, compartment for 3 AA batteries (not included), 5V USB input, 5V AC/DC input with a wall power adapter (sold separately), built-in NiMH replaceable and rechargeable battery pack
  • Comprehensive coverage of AM, FM, 2-band shortwave and 7 pre-programmed NOAA weather channels for entertainment, sports, talk-shows, breaking news around the world, and 24/7 real-time weather forecast (USA and Canada ONLY) with PEAS (Public Emergency Alert System)
  • Works as an emergency mobile battery charger with built-in standard DC 5V USB output port for charging mobile devices, such as smart phones, GPS units, MP3 players, digital cameras, and etc. Other features include a 5-LED reading lamp, LED flashlight and a red LED S.O.S. beacon light
  • Telescopic antenna extends up to 14.5" for high sensitivity reception assisted by advanced semiconductor circuitry design and LED signal strength indicator for pin-point tuning accuracy, and built-in speaker delivers loud and crispy sound
  • Made of strong premium impact-resistant and water-resistant ABS material, suitable for both indoors home/office use and outdoors recreational activities
# 6
Eton Elite Traveler AM/FM/LW/Shortwave Radio with RDS & Custom Leather Carry Cover
160 Reviews
Eton Elite Traveler AM/FM/LW/Shortwave Radio with RDS & Custom Leather Carry Cover
  • INTERNATIONAL RADIO: Tune in to your favorite AM, FM, longwave or shortwave bands with manual & digital tuning! It's easy to set the spacing & frequency so your stations will come in loud & clear.
  • VERSATILE & PORTABLE: This radio features a clock/alarm/sleep timer with time backup, rich orange LCD display & FM telescopic antenna. Powered by 6V DC adapter or 4 AA batteries (both sold separately).
  • STAY SAFE & HAVE FUN: For over 30 years we've been dedicated to creating award-winning, innovative products for emergency preparedness & entertainment. We're a proud partner of the American Red Cross.
  • CONTINUING A LEGACY: For more than 30 years we've combined the best of old world analog electronics with the efficiency of modern day circuits & systems. Custom designed accessories like stitched satchels & pouches round out the Eton experience.
  • ETON'S COMMITMENT TO INFORMATION: We're committed to helping you stay entertained with access to the latest news, music & information. Whether you're listening to a local radio station or signals from a faraway land, make Eton’s radios your go-to source.
# 7
Eton Elite Executive AM/FM/Aircraft Band/SSB/Shortwave Radio with RDS & Custom Leather Carry Cover, Model:NELITESATELLIT
95 Reviews
Eton Elite Executive AM/FM/Aircraft Band/SSB/Shortwave Radio with RDS & Custom Leather Carry Cover, Model:NELITESATELLIT
  • INTERNATIONAL RADIO RECEIVER: The Executive Satellite receives every radio wavelength—AM(MW), FM with RDS, LW, & Shortwave (SW)—anywhere. It features precision automatic or manual digital tuning.
  • VERSATILE & PORTABLE: This receiver also picks up VHF aircraft band & Single Sideband (SSB). It comes with a leather case with craftsman stitching for ultimate portability, making it ideal for travel.
  • STAY SAFE & HAVE FUN: For over 30 years we've been dedicated to creating award-winning, innovative products for emergency preparedness & entertainment. We're a proud partner of the American Red Cross.Single sideband (SSB) with +/1 kHz tuning
  • CONTINUING A LEGACY: For more than 30 years we've combined the best of old world analog electronics with the efficiency of modern day circuits & systems. Custom designed accessories like stitched satchels & pouches round out the Eton experience.
  • ETON'S COMMITMENT TO INFORMATION: We're committed to helping you stay entertained with access to the latest news, music & information. Whether you're listening to a local radio station or signals from a faraway land, make Eton’s radios your go-to source.
Sale# 8
NOAA Weather Radio,Emergency Portable Weather Alert Radio,AM/FM/Shortwave Weather Radio NOAA Alert,Solar/Hand Crank/Rechargeable Battery/AC Plug Powered,USB Phone Charger,LED Flashlight/Reading Lamp
478 Reviews
NOAA Weather Radio,Emergency Portable Weather Alert Radio,AM/FM/Shortwave Weather Radio NOAA Alert,Solar/Hand Crank/Rechargeable Battery/AC Plug Powered,USB Phone Charger,LED Flashlight/Reading Lamp
  • 【5 Way Power Sources】the Emergency Radio has 5 Ways power backup in case of power outages.✔️[2000 mAh Built-in Rechargeable Battery]-keep long AM/FM radio running /flashlight & reading light bright.✔️[Solar Panel]✔️[Hand Crank] -generate bits of power for outdoor emergency initial use.✔️[3*AAA Batteries(not included)]ensure power supply when unable to get power.✔️[AC Plug in Power]-connect the micro USB cable to AC Adapter( not included) both can charge the Li-on battery and operate the radio
  • 【7 Pro-gammed NOAA Weather Bands & NOAA Alert】the 𝗪𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗔𝗹𝗲𝗿𝘁 𝗥𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗼 coverages of all the 7 NOAA 𝗪𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗥𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗼 Channels of the United States,and bring 𝗿𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗼 𝘄𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗿 𝗮𝗹𝗲𝗿𝘁𝘀 right to keep you up to speed when there is severe weather advisory in your area.Turn On the 𝗡𝗢𝗔𝗔 𝗔𝗹𝗲𝗿𝘁 𝗥𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗼(suggest AC Adapter Powered ) will add more safety when the tornadoes,tsunamis,blizzards.it is coming.It is helpful in the hurricane & snowstorm season
  • 【AM/FM/SW Radio Frequency with Volume Control】the Hand Crank Radio along with telescopic antenna,Which can be extended to strengthen radio signal.It is easy to use and tune into your favorite radio station with zero distractions.✔️[AM Radio]-520-1710 Khz,✔️[FM Radio]-87-108MHz ✔️[SW/Shortwave Radio]-2.3-22.00 MHZ to listen to Overseas Broadcasts like the BBC,Radio Rance / Moscow/ Beijing,Voice Of America and more.Big volume knob is easily to adjust the Volume Level of the Solar Radio at anytime
  • 【Bright Flashlight/Reading Lamp,2000 mAh Mobile Power Bank for Cellphone】The emergency weather radio will do great help in dark.✔️[Bright flashlight] give enough output to keep you out of the dark when power outages or get lost in the wild✔️[Camping Reading Lamp] is very helpful when blackout or outdoor activity✔️[Portable Power Source] the right side designed a USB charging port to charge your phone,AC plug in/solar/hand crank power will make sure the internal Li-ion Battery without outages
  • 【SOS Alarm Alert,Portable Hand Strap,Extra Compass] the 𝗽𝗼𝗿𝘁𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗿𝗲𝗰𝗵𝗮𝗿𝗴𝗲𝗮𝗯𝗹𝗲 𝗿𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗼 is a essential 𝘀𝘂𝗿𝘃𝗶𝘃𝗮𝗹 𝗴𝗲𝗮𝗿 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗲𝗾𝘂𝗶𝗽𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁 for outdoor survival.SOS Alarm Alert along with Red Beacon Light & Super Loud Alarm Sound,Extra compass can help to identify the direction,Portable Hand Strap is convenient to carry out.The compact & light weight noaa weather emergency radio is perfect for outdoor activities such camping,field survival,hiking
# 9
Tecsun PL-360 Digital PLL Portable AM/FM Shortwave Radio with DSP, Black
358 Reviews
Tecsun PL-360 Digital PLL Portable AM/FM Shortwave Radio with DSP, Black
  • PLL Synthesized AM/FM/SW Radio with DSP (Digital Signal Processing) Technology
  • Patented ETM Tuning (Easy Tuning Mode) plus 450 memories
  • Includes high-sensitivity AM antenna
  • Alarm clock + sleep timer + thermometer + build-in battery charger
  • 30-day money back guarantee & 1-year manufacturer's warranty
Sale# 10
Retekess TR618 Shortwave Radio AM FM Radio Portable Transistor Analog Radio MP3 Player with Earphone Jack Operated by 3 D Batteries or AC Power
  • AM FM radio portable; 87-108MHz FM; 520-1710KHz AM; 6-18MHZ SW; portable am fm radio with 23.62 inch extend antenna; please pull out the antenna to obtained fm reception
  • Transistor analog radio support TF card SD card USB disk; you can store the music in the TF card or SD card; then you can enjoy the music freely; you can also enjoy the radio quietly with any 3.5mm earphone
  • Great sound quality with a 3W big speaker; loud and clear sound; you can enjoy the music in your house; taking you into the music world
  • Easy to carry and operate at home and any places; small in size with a large; large knob pointer tuning and volume control; very suitable for elders
  • TR618 shortwave radio comes with a long power cord for home use; powered by 3 D batteries; not included; perfect radio for emergency; power off; hurricane

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