Kaito KA500 Voyager 5-Way Powered AM/FM/SW/NOAA Radio

Last updated: October 13, 2023

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Product Details

In our analysis of 44 expert reviews, the Kaito KA500 Voyager 5-Way Powered AM/FM/SW/NOAA Radio placed 5th when we looked at the top 7 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

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

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

Five colors available. Has weather and emergency radio reception capability. Radio can be powered by solar panel, hand crank, batteries, USB, or AC/DC. Includes antenna to pull in distant signals.
The device has a wide range of band reception that enables you to listen to AM,FM, Shortwave, as well as NOAA weather stations.
The device is also equipped with multiple light sources that you can utilize for many tasks. It has a reading lamp made of five LEDs, a flashlight and a red SOS beacon light.
A weather alert feature will give you a warning signal when there is a disaster within your location. It might look small, but this is a lifesaving device.
To maximize the sunlight's rays, the solar panel is designed to tilt with the suns position to receive the energy during the day time.
This old girl also works as a mobile battery charger, with a built-in standard DC 5V USB output.
Other features include a 5-LED reading lamp, LED flashlight, and a red LED S.O.S. beacon light.
Can be powered six different ways

What reviewers didn't like

Hand crank and solar panel only provide electrical power for a few minutes.
Dimension could have been better
Dimension could have been better
No LED display
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