Best Battery Powered Radio in 2022 [*Top Picks*]

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  • Panasonic Portable AM / FM Radio, Battery Operated Analog Radio, AC Powered, Silver (RF-2400D)
    Bestseller #1
    Panasonic Portable AM / FM Radio, Battery Operated Analog Radio, AC Powered, Silver (RF-2400D) (399)
      SIMPLE, EASY-TO-USE FM/AM RADIO WITH HIGH QUALITY SOUND: Portable handheld radio with digital tuner has a simple, easy-to-use interface, with antennas that pick up both AM and FM signals EASY-TO-SEE DESIGN: Large dial with fluorescent pointer allows for easy viewing, even in the dark SMOOTH TUNING: Digital tuner with AFC (Auto Frequency Control) enables easy and stable tuning PERFECT FOR CAMPING, SEVERE WEATHER, OR POWER OUTAGES: Use with batteries or plug--radio comes with an AC adaptor, and also takes 4 batteries (AA/LR6/R6) EARPHONE/ HEADPHONE COMPATIBLE: Plug in any headphones with a 3.5 millimeter jack for privacy as you listen
  • Emergency Radio with NOAA Weather Alert, Portable Solar Hand Crank AM FM Shortwave Radio for Survival, Rechargeable Battery Powered Radio,USB Charger,Flashlight,Reading Lamp,SOS Alarm for Home Outdoor
    Bestseller #1
    Emergency Radio with NOAA Weather Alert, Portable Solar Hand Crank AM FM Shortwave Radio for Survival, Rechargeable Battery Powered Radio,USB Charger,Flashlight,Reading Lamp,SOS Alarm for Home Outdoor (234)
      【NOAA Weather Alert Radio Keeps You Prepared Ahead】Our NOAA Weather Radio is certified by National Weather Service. Choose WB band and one of the 7 preset weather band to tune into your local weather station. When the National Weather Service issues a severe weather alert, the radio will auto make a loud SOS alarm that lasts for 9 secs, meanwhile, the red light flashes.You will never miss it even at sleep. Great 𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗿𝗴𝗲𝗻𝗰𝘆 𝗸𝗶𝘁 for tornadoes, tsunamis, Wildfire, hurricane & snowstorm. 【AM FM Shortwave Radio with Earphone Jack-Best Listening Experience】Easy to tune into your favorite broadcast, AM Radio(520-1710Khz); FM Band(87-108MHz); SW Radio(7-19.00MHZ). The crank radio has a comprehensive coverage of entertainment, sports, news or overseas broadcast like The BBC/Moscow/Beijing. The telescopic antenna makes it a portable radio with best reception. Big volume knob is designed for easy volume adjustment and the 3.5mm headphone jack for your enjoying radio shows privately. 【5 Power Sources Long Run Time】The 5-way powered 𝗘𝗺𝗲𝗿𝗴𝗲𝗻𝗰𝘆 𝗥𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗼 is ready to save your life in emergency. Built-in 5000 rechargeable battery, the weather radio is easily recharged by solar/hand crank/power plug( 5V/2A, not included)and USB cord(included). The solar crank radio is also equipped with backup battery compartment(3pcs*AAA batteries, not included). No more power failure concern in any situation. The full charged solar radio can last up to 13 hours only playing FM radio. 【All-in-One Portable Radio with LED Flashlight/Reading Lamp】Our 𝗵𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗰𝗿𝗮𝗻𝗸 𝗿𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗼 is also designed for outdoor survival- providing 2 light sources. The side 3W LED flashlight emits strong and straight light to light up 80 meters away. A very vital survival gear and equipment if you are lost at night. 2.5W Reading Lamp with 2 adjustable brightness- Flipping up the solar panel makes the emergency crank radio a reading lamp with 6 built-in LED bulbs to illuminate 20㎡ room or campsite. 【Versatile for Emergency】Built in USB output port, this 5000 𝗯𝗮𝘁𝘁𝗲𝗿𝘆 𝗼𝗽𝗲𝗿𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗱 𝗿𝗮𝗱𝗶𝗼 can charge more than one cellphone for important calls or texts. The side SOS button can make loud Alarm(116dB) with red flashlight to seek help. Besides, the compact lightweight noaa emergency weather radio comes with a compass,hand strap, perfect for outdoor camping, field survival, hiking, trekking and night biking. We care you and provide one-year warranty, just email us with any question.
  • FosPower 2000mAh NOAA Emergency Weather Radio (Model A1) Portable Power Bank with Solar Charging, Hand Crank & Battery Operated, SOS Alarm, AM/FM & LED Flashlight for Outdoor Emergency
    Bestseller #1
    FosPower 2000mAh NOAA Emergency Weather Radio (Model A1) Portable Power Bank with Solar Charging, Hand Crank & Battery Operated, SOS Alarm, AM/FM & LED Flashlight for Outdoor Emergency (2122)
      [2000MAH POWER BANK WILL KEEP DEVICES POWERED] FosPower's emergency radio incorporates a 2000mAh power bank capable of providing emergency power to any small tablet or phone. [3 POWER SOURCES POWER WHEN YOU NEED IT] Use the emergency weather radio's 3 power sources when you need a boost of power or need to recharge the radio. The radio's crank lever and solar panel are both capable of regenerating enough power to keep the radio, lights, and SOS alarm ready to go when you need it most. AAA Batteries ensure you have power when not able to regenerate power. [2 LIGHT SOURCES ALWAYS POWERED] The emergency crank radio can also provide light. The 4 LED reading light and 1W flashlight provides enough output to keep you and your loved ones out of the dark in an emergency situation. [NOAA EMERGENCY WEATHER BROADCAST ACCESS] The radio will dependably receive up to the second emergency weather forecasts and emergency news broadcasts from NOAA and AM/FM stations. [LIMITED LIFETIME WARRANTY] Includes a Limited Lifetime Warranty. Please visit FosPower's website for more information.
  • PowerBear Portable Radio | AM/FM, 2AA Battery Operated with Long Range Reception for Indoor, Outdoor & Emergency Use | Radio with Speaker & Headphone Jack (Black)
    Bestseller #1
    PowerBear Portable Radio | AM/FM, 2AA Battery Operated with Long Range Reception for Indoor, Outdoor & Emergency Use | Radio with Speaker & Headphone Jack (Black) (2700)
      Small, compact and easy to use design: Powerbear’s handheld radio was designed to be an on the go-the-radio that is small enough to be with you all the time. Its dimensions are 4.6 x 2.7 x 1.1 inches and it weighs 3.7 oz Portable FM/AM Radio stations on the go: looking to stay up to date with the ball game or looking to get the latest news? Rest assured, the Powerbear radio will be with you wherever you go, so you can tune into you favorite radio station any time Perfect for camping, severe weather or power outages: When off the grid, it can be a stressful time when you’re not in the loop of your local radio stations giving the latest update on the weather. With Powerbear, you can get all your local radio stations right from the palm of your hand. Lasts over 800 hours on one set of batteries. Unplug from the world around you and know that Powerbear radio will still work. This battery powered radio uses 2AA batteries (not included) to be reliable and durable. Pack it and know it will be there and last as long as you need. Earphone/headphone compatible: Looking for discreet listening? Powerbear radio allows you to get all your FM/AM stations with the convenience of your headphones. Simply, plug in any headphones with a 3.5 millimeter jack for privacy as you listen on the go
  • RunningSnail Emergency Weather Radio, AM/FM/NOAA Hand Crank Solar Radio with SOS Alarm, Battery Operated, LED Flashlight & Reading Lamping, 2000mAh Power Bank for Emergency Phone Charge
    Bestseller #1
    RunningSnail Emergency Weather Radio, AM/FM/NOAA Hand Crank Solar Radio with SOS Alarm, Battery Operated, LED Flashlight & Reading Lamping, 2000mAh Power Bank for Emergency Phone Charge (641)
      【A MUST-HAVE FOR THE EMERGENCY】This emergency weather radio not only dependably receive up to the newest emergency weather forecasts from NOAA and AM/FM stations to be well prepared advanced; Also, A 2000mAh large capacity battery can provide emergency power to any small tablet or phone, the brighter LED Flashlight and reading lamp could light up your darkness. The SOS Alarm, external antenna, comfortable hand crank, tap switch fit all your needs in emergency. 【2000mAh EMERGENCY POWER BANK KEEP YOU ONLINE】RunningSnail's emergency radio comes with a 2000mAh power bank, which works with most USB-powered devices. Enough emergency power for all-important calls to your family, the emergency services, or for contacting assistance in emergency situations. You will never lose contact with the outside world. 【4 WAYS TO POWER KEEP YOU NEVER POWER OFF】The emergency crank radio with a 2000mAh built-in battery doesn't only charge via USB Cable, you also could power the emergency radio by hand crank and solar panel to ensure that you can use the solar crank radio normally. AAA batteries, which are found in every household and easy to get, ensure you have power when not able to regenerate power. Never run out of electricity! 【2 LIGHT SOURCES AND SOS ALARM 】The emergency radio also could provide a 4 LED reading lamp and 1W LED flashlight. Whether walking at night or without power at home, we can provide you with the timeliest help, keep you and your loved ones out of the dark in an emergency situation. Also, the SOS function will allow you to make a loud siren sound and a flashing light, draw others' attention as soon as possible to out of emergency. 【NO RISK FOR YOUR PURCHASE】 Your voice drives us to be the best. We back our emergency weather radio with an 18-months Warranty! If you are not satisfied with this NOAA weather radio, we will provide the solution for you immediately as you contact us. And our customer service is here for you 24/7 for anything you need!
  • DreamSky AM FM Portable Radio Plug in Wall or Battery Operated for Home & Outdoor, Strong Reception, Large Dial Easy to Use, Transistor Antenna, Headphone Jack, Small Gifts for Seniors Elderly
    Bestseller #1
    DreamSky AM FM Portable Radio Plug in Wall or Battery Operated for Home & Outdoor, Strong Reception, Large Dial Easy to Use, Transistor Antenna, Headphone Jack, Small Gifts for Seniors Elderly (3697)
      Radios Portable AM/FM Easy to Operate: A digital manufacturer always squeezes mind to provide customers an item with more functions, ignoring why invented it originally. Sometimes what you need is to sit aside a simple small radio and tune into your favourite music, NPR, sports and news stations, seemingly a trace of nostalgia. This AM/FM radio just takes you a few seconds with some fine tuning to get right on your station. Great Reception & Clear Loud Sound: the handheld radios pull in both AM/FM signals despite you live in the middle of nowhere. Please note that the AM ferrite rod antenna is built-in and directional, meaning you need to find a suitable radio direction for a better and strong signal. With a big loud speaker, sound quality is pretty good for this handheld am/fm radio, no static or cross-talk. It also accepts mono earphone (not included), enabling you to enjoy crisp sound without distraction. Never Worry about Power Outage: Supposing go camping with a battery operated radio at some secluded place with weak signals-no TV, no Smartphone, suddenly power dies and no electricity to recharge it. That makes you feel very irritated. Once own this AM/FM transistor radio, you’ll enjoy a peaceful trip without worries behind since it is not only AC adaptor powered but also 4 AA dry batteries operated (Both Included), which are available to every household. Take The Portable Radio Anywhere for Various Needs: With perfect size and handle, you can take this am fm radio portable anywhere. For your home, kitchen while doing routine chores, by the bed at night; in the yard while doing yard work; for power outage and emergency situations such as hurricanes or storms; also for outdoor use, like walking, jogging, camping and others. Really a great companion, a useful emergency kit. Ideal Gift: Pick up DreamSky AM FM battery operated radio for seniors in your family, parents or grandparents. This portable radio is a perfect gift which soothes their soul and brings them back to their younger days. In addition, buy it for your husband to use outside like on a boat; for your wife to use at home; your kids to use at school. So versatile!
  • Emergency Radio Hand Crank Solar, AM/FM/SW NOAA Weather Radio, Portable Battery Operated Radio with Cell Phone Charger, 3W LED Flashlight & Reading Lamp, SOS for Home,Storm,Camping,Survival
    Bestseller #1
    Emergency Radio Hand Crank Solar, AM/FM/SW NOAA Weather Radio, Portable Battery Operated Radio with Cell Phone Charger, 3W LED Flashlight & Reading Lamp, SOS for Home,Storm,Camping,Survival (562)
      AM/FM/Shortwave Radio & NOAA Weather Alert - This portable radio has a wide range of band reception of AM, FM, Shortwave and NOAA weather stations with the extended telescopic antenna. Shortwave Radio allows you to receive some weird stations from other locations. There are also 7 weather channels are pre-programmed so you can easily tune into your local one, you will hear a Loud Alarm Sound from the NOAA weather signals if there is a severe weather hazard in your area such as storm, hurricane 5 Power Sources & Rechargeable Battery - This weather radio supports 5 way to keep device powered. It comes with the upgraded rechargeable battery to charge your cell phone, tablets or other devices. In case the rechargeable battery is power off, the solar panel and the crank lever can keep your radio connected and powered. You can install 3 AAA batteries into the compartment when you are not able to regenerate power, also you can just simply plug the radio in wall with DC adapter. 2 Bright Light Sources & Compass - Light is important when you are in the dark, this crank radio comes with 3W flashlight and a 6 LED reading lamp, which are brighter than other radios in the market, with easy to reach switch button at the right side, user-friendly design to adjusts the reading lamp to the front, making it easy for users to set and adjust the radio when they are outdoors. The campass attached on the carry strap can guide you to the correct directions when you lose your way. Loud SOS Alarm Flashing Red Light & 3.5mm Headphone Jack - Simply press the SOS button for asking for help in case you are in danger or you would like to warn someone else, the SOS alert sound is extremely loud and can be heard miles away. There will be a flashing red light on in the meantime; The earphone jack on the right side of the radio allow you to enjoy the your favorite audio more clearly. Easy to Carry & 12 Months Replacement Warranty - The size for this weather radio is just7.5*3.5*4.7 inch with 1.2LB weight, and we have included a carry strap and a hang buckle so you can take it anywhere you want, this emergency radio is made of strong ABS material which is IPX3 water resistance. A necessary tool for camping, traveling, backpacking or any other outdoor activities. A ideal gift option for adventurers. - We provide our customers with 12-Months Warranty.
  • Sony ICFP26 Portable AM/FM Radio,Black
    Bestseller #1
    Sony ICFP26 Portable AM/FM Radio,Black (386)
      Built-in speaker and headphone jack Telescoping antenna Carrying strap for added convenience Battery powered; 2 x AA (sold separately) LED tuning indicator & LED battery status indicator 4.69 x 2.74 x 1.50 in(W X H X D)
  • RunningSnail Emergency Hand Crank Radio with LED Flashlight for Emergency, AM/FM NOAA Portable Weather Radio with 2000mAh Power Bank Phone Charger, USB Charged & Solar Power for Camping, Emergency
    Bestseller #1
    RunningSnail Emergency Hand Crank Radio with LED Flashlight for Emergency, AM/FM NOAA Portable Weather Radio with 2000mAh Power Bank Phone Charger, USB Charged & Solar Power for Camping, Emergency (641)
      【HOME & OUTDOOR NECESSARY】As reported, we used to experience several times natural disasters per year like hurricanes"Harvey", Wildfire, and so on. RunningSnail emergency weather Radio will keep your family safe through it all. This Weather Radio can timely report emergency weather alerts in your areas to be well prepared; A 2000mAh Built-in rechargeable battery to charge most of the device until power back; A LED flashlight with rugged cover design could light up your darkness. 【2000mAh PHONE CHARGER】When we are trapped in an emergency,RunningSnail's emergency radio with a 2000mAh emergency power bank may be our life-saving tool. The emergency portable radio works with most USB powered devices, which could provide enough emergency power for important calls to your family, the emergency services, or for contacting assistance in emergency situations. 【3-WAY POWER SOURCES】The solar crank radios with multiple power backup options are the best choice in the emergency package. 3 Power Source including Hand Crank, Solar Panel, Built-in rechargeable Rechargeable Battery, to make it easier to keep the emergency radio running during a prolonged situation where power is off and batteries have been used up. Never Power outage! 【PORTABLE RADIO WITH FLASHLIGHT】This pocket-sized portable emergency radio's dimension is 5*1.8*2.4inch and weight 0.5 LB, which is surprisingly small and light. Also, it comes with 1W LED Flashlight, which will cut through the blackness and maximize visibility. Carrying around a large unit is quite difficult when you have to move around during emergencies, this emergency radio is a smart choice. 【CUSTOMER TECHNICAL SUPPORT】Your voice drives us to be the best. We back our emergency weather radio with an 18-months Warranty! If you are not satisfied with this NOAA weather radio, we will provide the solution for you immediately as you contact us. And our customer service is here for you 24/7 for anything you need! NO RISK FOR YOUR PURCHASE!
  • DreamSky Pocket Radios, Battery Operated AM FM Radio with Loud Speaker, Great Reception, Earphone Jack, Ideal Gifts for Elderly, Portable Transistor Radio for Walking, Camping
    Bestseller #1
    DreamSky Pocket Radios, Battery Operated AM FM Radio with Loud Speaker, Great Reception, Earphone Jack, Ideal Gifts for Elderly, Portable Transistor Radio for Walking, Camping (3697)
      AM/FM Portable Radios with Great Reception: the 16.5 inches extra-long range telescopic transistor antenna ensures a ultra strong stable radio signal for music, news, sports games & talk shows. Built-in High Performance Speaker: with a high quality big loud speaker, listening to the radio with clear sound on the go is like a breeze. The earphone jack also provides private personal listening space. Simple to Operate: the radio applies no complicated setting, tune in a radio station is a two-step operation, making it a perfect choice as small gifts for dad, senior, elderly, parents, grandparents Portable Design with Hand String: sized L5 x H2.7 inch x W1.2 inch, this compact hand held radio is a warm companion for walking, running, excise, doing cleaning, camping, travelling and hiking etc. Battery Powered: powered by two AA alkaline batteries (supplied), the radio will keep you stay connected to the world when power goes out, a perfect addition for emergency kit during bad weather.
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