Radio Shack 12-470 AM/FM/Weather/TV

Product Features: Tuning: Digital; Display: LCD; Type: AM, FM, Weather, TV; Type: Pocket; Max Tuner Presets: 40; Connectors: Headphone Jack; Included Components: Wrist Strap, Clock, Belt Clip; Power Source: 3 x AAA Batteries; Features: Built-in Speaker; Warranty: 90 Days

Product Review Summary

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Consumer Reviews


The Radioshack 12-470

byyankeetiger Jan 20, 2009
8 Helpfuls 9 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Very small, digital tuning, lightup monitor
Cons Terrible battery life, bad station pickup.
Recommended it? No

I purchased this little companion radio a few years ago, and it's brought me some very mixed results. It's probably the smallest radio out there without being a headset radio. This makes it very easily portable for trips and other outings. It will make it hard for others to determine that you're... Read full review »


Don't Bother to Buy!

byihlyrl Jun 6, 2008
2 Helpfuls 3 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros It does allow sound without ear buds as well as with.
Cons Battery life non existent. Awkward to program. Interference overrides reception.
Recommended it? No

This is not a good choice for purchase. For one thing, it uses battery time even when not in USE. I have turned it off, put it on hold so it can't accidentally get turned on, and without any use, the batteries go dead in a week or two! Secondly, it is difficult to program your stations. Thirdly, it... Read full review »

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Product Details and Features


Product ID 29648305


Warranty 90 Days

Technical Features

Power Source 3 x AAA Batteries
Max Tuner Presets 40
Connectors Headphone Jack
Features Built-in Speaker
Included Components Wrist Strap, Clock, Belt Clip

Key Features

Tuning Digital
Display LCD
Bands AM, FM, Weather, TV

Product MPN

MPN 12-470

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