Sangean PR-D17 AM/FM Accessible Radio

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The Accessible AM/FM radio is specially designed for blind or low vision users. If you have trouble finding the right radio stations due to partial sight or blindness, this device can help you perfectly.


  • Portable radio features helpful voice prompts for blind or low vision users.
  • After turning it on, the radio will let you know by speech about the radio station, battery life, menu and other functions.
  • 10 stations presets (5 FM, 5 AM).
  • High contrast yellow controls and preset key controls with raised symbols to aid identification.
  • Easy to read LCD display with backlight.
  • Excellent reception and stereo audio performance.
  • Stereo/ Mono switch.
  • Auto scan stations.
  • Alarm timer by buzzer or radio.
  • HWS (Humane Wake System) buzzer.
  • Adjustable sleep timer.
  • 2.5 inches full range speaker for exception sound performance.
  • Battery power status indication.
  • Large rotary tuning and volume control knobs.
  • Adapter included.
  • I/0 jacks, DC in, Aux-in and headphone.


  • An accessible radio enables a low vision or blind individual access information through audio format.
  • Allows the user to listen to their favourite radio show such as news and current affairs or music.
  • Spoken menus, large and tactile buttons and dials makes it simple to operate. Therefore, the user does not need someone else to assist them with operating the unit. This enables the user to be more independent and access information more easily.
  • The high contrast buttons and easy to read LCD display makes this accessible radio perfect for vision impaired individuals. You can enjoy the exceptional sound quality of radio stations, turn on a buzzer or radio alarm, snooze and use it with headphones.

Power Requirements

  • AC Power adaptor DC 9V 0.7A center pin positive
  • Batteries 6 X UM-2 (C size)

Battery Life is approximately 70 hours of listening for 4 hours a day at normal volume using alkaline batteries. The use of the power adaptor is recommended for extended listening.


Product Dimensions
  • Length26.9 cm

  • Width7.15 cm

  • Height13.8 cm

Package dimensions
  • Length42 cm

  • Width20 cm

  • Height12 cm

  • Weight1.5 kg


  • Warranty1 Year

  • Powered (No / Battery / Electrical)Electrical

  • Returnable (Yes / No)No

  • Training recommended (Yes / No)No

1 x Radio
1 x AC adaptor included

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