Retekess V111 Portable AM FM Shortwave Radio

Last updated: September 14, 2022


With just two AA batteries, this Retekess radio will run for a full 25 hours. The unit is portable, which makes it a great addition to any natural disaster kit or group of camping gear. Impressive features include a sleep timer, alarm clock, 3.5-millimeter earphone jack and three turning methods.

We looked at the top Retekess Radios and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Retekess Radio you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: Thanks to this Retekess radio's LCD backlit display, you won't have any trouble reading the screen in the evening.

In our analysis, the Retekess Retekess V111 Portable AM FM Shortwave Radio placed 4th when we looked at the top 6 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

V111 digital radio with DSP technology based design, which can improve the radio receiver sensitivity;

Expert Reviews


What reviewers didn't like

I bought one of these but found that the performance was very poor due to all the hash from the digital display. Only the very strongest signals could be heard. The Tecsun PL380 is a much better radio and it’s worth spending the extra money.
- SWLing
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