Mother’s Day is just around the corner and if you’re looking for the perfect present why not treat your mum with the gift of digital radio. From DAB radios, to smart and voice-controlled speakers, there are so many ways to give the gift of digital radio...
A DAB digital radio
With over 90% of the country now able to receive DAB digital radio and over 40 national stations to choose from in most of the country, DAB digital radios make perfect gifts. There are so many to choose from, to suit every taste and room in the home – such as a portable, kitchen, bedside or clock radios or integrated into a home audio system or hi-fi.
DAB digital radios tune at the touch of a button, display station and track information and lots have additional features such as Bluetooth, and you’ll find a range of prices to suit all budgets.
If you’re buying a digital radio as a gift, look for the Digital Radio Tick Mark. It means the product has been tested and approved and is future ready. You’ll find the Digital Tick on a wide range of products from leading manufacturers including Pure, Ruark, VQ, Sony, Philips and Panasonic.
Find out more here.
Smart and voice-controlled speakers
Smart and voice-controlled speakers, such as Amazon Echo, Google Home and Sonos, also make fantastic presents and give access to a world of radio stations. As well as all of your mum’s favourite stations, there are hundreds of stations, right there, for her to discover.
All she needs to do is ask!
Find out more here.
In their car
Does your mum like listening to radio in her car? Does she have a digital radio? If not, then how about giving her the joy of digital radio in her car? Then she can take all the stations she enjoys at home with her when she’s on the road.
There are lots of digital radios and adapters available, including radios for under £100, plus fitting, which can be easily and neatly fitted to the dashboard and connects via the car's existing radio. Find out more here.
Some radios will require professional installation and there are registered tick mark installers at Halfords and independent retailers.
Find your nearest registered digital radio installer here.
Happy Mother’s Day to mums everywhere!