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

Last updated date: September 29, 2020

DWYM Score
8.7

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

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Overall Take

In our analysis of 52 expert reviews, the Kaito 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.

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Expert Summarized Score
8.5
8 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.0
5,614 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts 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.
- BestReviews
The device has a wide range of band reception that enables you to listen to AM,FM, Shortwave, as well as NOAA weather stations.
- CMUSE
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.
- Purdy Lounge
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.
- All Top Guide
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.
- Solar Panel America
This old girl also works as a mobile battery charger, with a built-in standard DC 5V USB output.
- Review Geek
Other features include a 5-LED reading lamp, LED flashlight, and a red LED S.O.S. beacon light.
- 10Speakers
Can be powered six different ways
- Record Player Pros
What experts didn't like
Hand crank and solar panel only provide electrical power for a few minutes.
- BestReviews
Dimension could have been better
- Solar Panel America
Dimension could have been better
- 10Speakers
No LED display
- Record Player Pros

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

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