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CD radio comparison 2021

5. The most important questions and answers about the CD radio comparison

5.1. Are there CD radios with Bluetooth and are they really worth using?

In times when almost every technical device is equipped with Bluetooth, there is of course also CD radios with bluetooth player.

Bluetooth CD players give you the option of using your mobile device without a cable or the one described in chapter 3.4. connect the listed connection options to the radio and listen to your music loudly. The The advantages and disadvantages of Bluetooth CD players compared to devices with classic connection options are as follows:

  • wider range
  • no cable breaks or the like possible
  • does not depend on connecting cables
  • Walls and furniture can contain the Bluetooth connection and worsen contact

Conclusion: You have to decide for yourself whether the use of a Bluetooth CD radio is worthwhile. However, the possibility of a Bluetooth connection definitely doesn’t hurt, as it allows you to connect more devices than if your CD radio only has an aux or USB connection with which you can e.g. B. cannot connect every smartphone.

5.2. Is it still worth buying a CD radio with FM reception?

What is “VHF”?

“VHF” is the name of radio in the 87.5 MHz and 108 MHz range that is operated in analog mode. All radio stations have operated over this frequency in the last few decades.

The German government has wanted to replace FM with DAB since 2000, but so far without success. In the meantime, more providers are switching from analogue VHF radio to the further developed DAB +, However, the process has not really caught on yet.

Accordingly, CD radios with DAB could replace the previous VHF devices in the next few years, but this conversion has not yet taken place. Another point that speaks in favor of purchasing an FM CD radio is the price, these CD radios are significantly cheaper than devices with DAB or DAB +and available from all technology providers such as Saturn or Media Markt.

Medion Life E64070
Currently available from € 59.99
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Sound quality++
good sound
service++
easy handling
Is it possible to connect an external speaker to the device?The radio / CD recorder Life E64070 from Medion does not have a special connection for a loudspeaker. You may be able to connect a loudspeaker to the headphone jack.
Grundig GRB 3000 BT
Currently available from € 54.99
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Sound quality+++
particularly good sound
service+++
particularly easy to use
Can you play mp3 CDs on the portable radio Boombox?With the portable device GRB 3000 BT from Grundig, CDs in mp2 format can be played without any problems.
Sony ZSPS50B.CED
Currently available from € 59.00
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Sound quality++
good sound
service+++
particularly easy to use
Can the sound of the radio recorder be adjusted individually?The Sony ZSPS50B.CED device has no buttons or controls for setting different sounds.
Karcher RR 510N
Currently available for € 84.03
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Sound quality++
good sound
service+++
particularly easy to use
Can I save music from the radio to cassette and from CD to cassette with the Karcher CD radio RR 510N - Boombox?You can transfer the radio music to cassette. However, there is no way to save the contents of a CD onto a cassette.

Which are the best CD radios from our CD radios test or comparison 2021?

Choose your personal CD radio test winner from the following list:

  • 1st place - very good (comparison winner): Sony CFD-S70 - from 59.00 euros
  • 2nd place - very good: Sony ZSPS50B.CED - from 59.00 euros
  • 3rd place - very good: TechniSat Digitradio 371 CD IR - from 168.00 euros
  • 4th place - very good: Auna MG3-Roadie BkBT USB - from 44.99 euros
  • 5th place - very good: Karcher RR 5025-R - from 34.99 euros
  • 6th place - very good: Lenco SCD-24 - from 33.26 euros
  • 7th place - very good: Dual P 70 74827 - from 42.83 euros
  • 8th place - very good: PHILIPS AUDIO AZ127 - from 53.51 euros
  • 9th place - very good: TechniSat Digitradio 371 CD BT - from 149.00 euros
  • 10th place - good: Ecosa portable CD player - from 49.00 euros
  • 11th place - good: Medion Life E64070 - from 59.99 euros
  • 12th place - good: Philips AZB600 - from 59.95 euros
  • 13th place - good: Grundig GRB 3000 BT - from 54.99 euros
  • 14th place - good: Grundig GRB 4000 BT DAB + - from 66.98 euros
  • 15th place - good: Karcher RR 510N - from 84.03 euros
  • 16th place - good: Megatek CD Player BAIO - from 49.99 euros

The table also contains the comparison winner as a guide so that you can choose either the 9 "very good" CD radio models or the 7 "good" CD radio models despite the particularly large selection of different CD radio models Sony CFD-S70 and the price-performance winner Karcher RR 5025-R for 34.99 euros.

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How many different manufacturers can I choose between in the CD radio comparison?

In total, we present 13 different manufacturers in the CD radio comparison. More precisely, the experts compared and rated models from Sony, TechniSat, Auna, Karcher, Lenco, Dual, PHILIPS AUDIO, Ecosa, MEDION, Philips, Grundig, Kärcher or Megatek. More information "

What is the price range for the CD radio models?

It depends entirely on your budget whether you opt for the cheapest CD radio for 33.26 euros or the most expensive CD radio for 168.00 euros. More information under CD radio test. More information "

Which CD radio have previous customers rated particularly well?

Customers have repeatedly rated the Lenco SCD-24 - the average value of the best rated TechniSat Digitradio 371 CD BT is 4.6 stars. More information "

Which of the CD radios in the CD radio comparison were rated "VERY GOOD"?

The editorial team rated the following models as "VERY GOOD":

  • Sony CFD-S70
  • Sony ZSPS50B.CED
  • TechniSat Digitradio 371 CD IR
  • Auna MG3-Roadie BkBT USB
  • Karcher RR 5025-R
  • Lenco SCD-24
  • Dual P 70 74827
  • PHILIPS AUDIO AZ127
  • TechniSat Digitradio 371 CD BT
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Which CD radios are included in the CD radio comparison?

The editorial team has examined and rated 16 different CD radio models for you. The products examined include:

  • Megatek CD Player BAIO
  • Karcher RR 510N
  • Grundig GRB 4000 BT DAB +
  • Grundig GRB 3000 BT
  • Philips AZB600
  • Medion Life E64070
  • Ecosa portable CD player
  • TechniSat Digitradio 371 CD BT
  • PHILIPS AUDIO AZ127
  • Dual P 70 74827
  • Lenco SCD-24
  • Karcher RR 5025-R
  • Auna MG3-Roadie BkBT USB
  • TechniSat Digitradio 371 CD IR
  • Sony ZSPS50B.CED
  • Sony CFD-S70
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Which other products, similar to those from the CD radios comparison, are recommended to customers?

We recommend CD radios as well as radio CD players, FM radio and radio with CD. More information "