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Raddy RF886 Shortwave Radio | AM/FM/SW/VHF/WB | Bluetooth Connection | Rechargeable Pocket Radio | NOAA

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SKU: 725-10-RF886-A
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Broader Reception Range: Expanding beyond standard FM/AM radios, the RF886 includes VHF(30.00-199.975 MHz) and shortwave(3.20-21.95MHz) bands for a broader spectrum of radio reception. Stay informed about hazardous weather with 7 NOAA weather bands.

Digital Tuning: Enjoy precise digital tuning with the intuitive buttons, featuring a full-band meter wave search. Store up to 396 stations, with the option for auto and manual station storage.

Dual Antennas for Stronger Reception: Benefit from dual antennas, a built-in antenna and a 9.85ft wire antenna supplied with the radio, ensuring double signal reception and a powerful radio capability.

BT Connectivity: Connect the radio to BT devices to be a BT player with excellent sound quality. And you can enjoy private listening with headphones and six different sound effects of BT mode.

Multi-functional Design: The RF886 portable shortwave radio is not just a radio; it's a versatile companion. Its compact size is 124x67x29 mm (4.9x2.6x1.1 in), making it ideal for handheld and carry-around. It has convenient Type-C charging, a torch, a flashlight, and an SOS function and is perfect for emergency and outdoor activities.

CLICK HERE to download the user manual.


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Shortwave radio is a form of radio transmission that has been around since the early 20th century. It uses high frequency signals that can travel long distances, making it possible to communicate with people across the globe. In this blog post, we will explore the fascinating world of shortwave radio and its many uses. Shortwave Radio for Communication Shortwave radio has been used for communication purposes for decades. During World War II, it was a vital tool for military communication, as it allowed soldiers to communicate with each other across long distances. Today, shortwave radio is still used for communication in areas where other forms of communication are not available or reliable. For example, it is commonly used by sailors and offshore workers to communicate with each other and with the mainland. Shortwave radio is also used by amateur radio operators, or "hams" who use it to communicate with other hobbyists around the world.   Shortwave Radio for Information and Entertainment In addition to its use for communication, shortwave radio is also a valuable source of information and entertainment. Many countries around the world use shortwave radio to broadcast news and information, particularly in areas where access to the internet is limited. Shortwave radio is also used to broadcast music, sports, and other forms of entertainment. Some shortwave radio stations even broadcast programs in multiple languages, making it possible for people in different parts of the world to listen to the same content.   Shortwave Radio Today While shortwave radio has been around for a long time, it is still a valuable tool today. In fact, it is often used in emergency situations, such as natural disasters. When other forms of communication may be down, it's important to have reliable communication tools that can connect you to help quickly and efficiently. That's where shortwave radios like the Raddy RF75A come in. With its built-in flashlight and SOS function, radios like RF75A are essential toosl for anyone who wants to stay connected during emergencies or disasters. It is also a popular hobby among amateur radio operators, who use it to communicate with other enthusiasts around the world. And for those who are interested in world news and culture, shortwave radio offers a unique perspective that can't be found in other forms of media.   Shortwave Radio V.S. Longwave Radio Shortwave radio and longwave radio are two different frequency bands used in radio broadcasting. Shortwave radio operates on frequencies between 1.6 and 30 MHz, while longwave radio operates on frequencies between 30 and 300 kHz. Shortwave radio is popular for international broadcasting and communicating with remote regions, while longwave radio is used for navigation and communicating with submarines. Shortwave radio can reach a wider audience due to its ability to bounce signals off the ionosphere, but the quality of the transmission can be compromised by interference and atmospheric conditions. Longwave radio, on the other hand, is less affected by interference and is useful for transmitting signals over long distances. Both shortwave and longwave radio have their strengths and weaknesses and are used for different purposes. How Far Can a Shortwave Radio Reach? Shortwave radio has been around for almost a century, but its capabilities to reach far distances remain a topic of interest to many enthusiasts. A typical shortwave radio can reach up to thousands of miles, depending on several factors. These include the time of day, season, weather conditions, and the power of the radio transmitter. During the day, the ionosphere is denser and can reflect more radio waves, making it easier for signals to traverse long distances. At night, the ionosphere's density decreases, reducing the range of shortwave radios. In addition, season and weather conditions can affect radio signal strength, with colder temperatures and clear skies generally producing stronger signals. The power of the radio transmitter also plays a significant role in determining how far a shortwave radio can reach. The higher the wattage of the transmitter, the farther the signal can travel. However, there are legal limits to the amount of power that can be transmitted, depending on the country's regulations. In conclusion, shortwave radios can reach far distances, but the range depends on various factors. Nevertheless, with proper tuning and equipment, shortwave radio enthusiasts can communicate with other enthusiasts from around the world. How to Choose a Shortwave Radio? When choosing a shortwave radio, it is important to consider the various frequency bands it covers. A good shortwave radio should be able to receive signals in the AM, FM, SW (shortwave), WB (weather band) and VHF (Very High Frequency) bands. While AM and FM bands are commonly found in most radios, the SW and WB bands are particularly important for shortwave radios. The SW band allows you to pick up signals from various parts of the world, while the WB band allows you to get real-time weather updates from your local area. The VHF band is important for aviation enthusiasts, as it allows them to tune in to air traffic control signals. Some radios also offer SSB (single sideband) which can enhance reception of weaker signals. Raddy shortwave radio offers an extensive selection of features for shortwave listeners (SWLer). The RF760 and RF320 models both provide air band reception, enabling users to tune in to a variety of aviation communication channels. 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Raddy RF75A, RF760 and RF320 are digital tuning, especially RF320 has the finest tuning knobs. Other features to look for include a built-in clock, alarm, bluetooth connection, app remote control and memory presets, or its retro look. Ultimately, the best shortwave radio for you will depend on your specific needs and preferences. RF320 RF760 RF75A RF750 RF30 https://www.radioddity.com/products/raddy-rf320 https://www.radioddity.com/products/raddy-rf760 https://www.radioddity.com/products/raddy-rf75a https://www.radioddity.com/products/raddy-rf750 https://www.radioddity.com/products/raddy-rf30 Band Frequency Range Sensitivity Stored Stations Battery Bluetooth w/ External Wire Antenna SOS & Flashlight APP Control Earphone Jack Micro SD Card Audio Format FM/AM/SW/VHF/WB/AIR@@FM: 64-108MHZ AM: 520-1710KHZ SW:3.20-21.95MHZ VHF: 30.000-199.975MHZ WB:162.400-162.550MHZ AIR:118.00-138.00MHZ@@FM≤8dB VHF≤8dB AM≤86dB SW≤40dB AIR≤8dB@@995@@Replaceable@@✔@@✔@@✔@@✔@@✔@@Support Max 256GB@@MP3, WMA, WAV, APE, FLAC@@ FM/AM/SW/CB/VHF/UHF/WB/AIR@@FM: 64-108MHZ AM: 520-1710kHz SW: 2-30MHz CB: 25.00-28.00MHz VHF & UHF: 20.000-520MHZ WX: 162.400-162.550 MHz AIR: 118.00-138.00MHz@@FM: 1.5uv AM: 2mV/M SW: 30uV CB: 10dBuV VHF: -8dBuV UHF: -8dBuV WX:-8dBuV AIR: 3uV@@700@@Replaceable@@@@✔@@ @@ @@ ✔@@ @@ @@ FM/AM/SW/VHF/WB@@FM: 64-108MHZ AM: 520-1710KHZ SW:4.750-21.850MHZ VHF: 30.000-199.975MHZ WB:162.400-162.550MHZ@@FM≤8dB VHF≤8dB AM≤86dB SW≤40dB@@369@@Fixed@@✔@@✔@@✔@@✔@@✔@@Support Max 256GB@@MP3, WAV, WMA@@ FM/AM/SW/WB@@FM: 87.5-108MHz AM: 520-1720KHz SW: 5.7-17.9MHz WB: 162.400-162.550MHz@@FM≤8dB MW≤86dB SW≤32dB@@110@@Replaceable@@✔@@✔@@ @@ @@ @@Support Max 256GB@@MP3, AV, WMA@@ FM/AM/SW@@FM: 87-108MHz AM: 522-1710KHz SW: 4.75-21.85MHz@@ @@440@@Replaceable@@✔@@ @@ @@ @@✔@@Support Max 32GB@@MP3, WMA@@ Shortwave Listening Tips Listen to Asia and Australia in the morning and listen to Europe at night. No SW frequency operates 24 hours. You may not hear anything unless you are listening at the right time, or you may hear another language, or you may hear some other country sharing the frequency. Many countries are better heard in non-English broadcasts. Explore the dial and you will hear many fascinating things, including exotic music. Some stations only air a few minutes of English; or only in ID announcements (Mexico); or only language lessons (Ecuador). Country of origin is shown. Many of the frequencies are relayed from elsewhere. In the case of China, all of them shown below are relays. Don't assume any particular frequency is actually coming directly from the originating country. Some major countries no longer broadcast to North America intentionally, such as Australia, Germany, South Africa or the UK. Longer frequency lists for these give you more chances to hear something directed elsewhere. More than one station may be involved under some countries, or even outside broadcasts to that country (Liberia, Nigeria, Sudan). Many of the strongest signals from strictly religious broadcasters in the US and elsewhere are not shown.   Conclusion Shortwave radio may seem like an outdated technology, but it is still a valuable tool for communication, information, and entertainment. Its ability to travel long distances makes it a useful tool in areas where other forms of communication are not available, and its unique programming offers a perspective that can't be found elsewhere. Whether you are an amateur radio operator or simply curious about the world, shortwave radio is definitely worth exploring.

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Raddy RF886 shortwave radio — a portable radio with a broad reception range, digital tuning, BT connectivity, USB-C charging, and other integrated functions. Store up to 396 radio stations, and enjoy dual antennas for double signal reception.

User Friendly Design

Navigate effortlessly with a backlit LCD screen, large buttons, and a keypad lock feature, ensuring convenient and intuitive operation in any lighting condition.

Six Sound Effects

In radio or BT playback mode, RF886 supports six kinds of EQ for playing sound effects: Normal, Pop, Rock, Jazz, Classic, and Country.

Versatile Tuning, Easily Station Discovery

Enjoy the flexibility of both automatic and manual station search options. The RF886 makes it easy to scan and save your preferred radio stations with just a few simple steps.


Sleep Timer and Alarm Clock

Enable the radio to turn off automatically after a set amount of time. Additionally, set an alarm to wake up by broadcast or buzz.

Your Nighttime Essential

The RF886 is a reliable overlanding kit at night with its bright LED torch for power outages, outdoor adventures, and emergencies. It also includes a flashlight and SOS alarm feature for enhanced safety.

Dive into Stereo Sound

Immerse yourself in high-quality audio with FM stereo support through the 3.5mm headphone jack, enhancing your listening experience.


Specifications
Frequency Range: FM: 64-108 MHz; VHF: 30.00-199.975 MHz; AM: 520-1710 kHz; SW: 3.20-21.95MHz; WB: 162.400-162.550 MHz
Noise Limit Sensitivity: FM:≤15dB, VHF:≤15dB, AM:≤70dB, SW:≤40dB
Number of Memorized Stations: FM=99, VHF=99, AM=99, SW=99
BT Version: VER 5.0
BT Transmission Distance: <15m
Max. Power Consumption: ≤6W
Power Source: DC 5V/1A
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery: 1000mAh/3.7V
Speaker USB Type-C: 40mm/4Q/5W
Earphone Jack: 3.5mm/plug
Dimensions(Approx): 124x67x29mm(4.9x2.6x1.1 in)
Weight: 150g(5.3 oz)
 

What’s in the box?
1 x RF886 Radio
1 x Wrist Strap
1 x Type-C Cable
1 x User Manual
1 x External Wire Antenna


1 Year and 6 months
Manufacturer's Warranty.
• This warranty from Radioddity covers all new items (except Xiegu brand) purchased from radioddity.com. For purchases made through other platforms like Amazon, eBay, and Walmart, we offer a 1-year warranty period from the date of purchase. The specific warranty terms may vary depending on the authorized dealer.
• This warranty cannot be transferred. You need to provide proof of purchase from us or an authorized dealer to avail warranty service.
• For Xiegu brand items, we offer a 1.5-year warranty for the G90, X6100, and X5105 models starting from September 14, 2022. All other models come with a 1-year warranty.
 


What Does This Limited Warranty Cover?

We warrant that the Products are free from defects in materials and workmanship under normal use and use in accordance with the respective Product user manual, during the Warranty Period. Please refer to the Instructions inside each package for a description of proper use and care of the unit.


What Does This Limited Warranty Not Cover?

This limited warranty does not cover damages directly or indirectly arising or resulting from or during:

(1) accident, misuse, abuse, vandalism or acts of God (including lightning and other weather conditions)

(2) use with another product or other damage or loss suffered by the use or combination of any other item

(3) improper or inadequate maintenance

(4) repairs by an unauthorized service technician

(5) normal wear and tear
 

Open Box

Open Box items are products that have damaged packaging or are otherwise not suitable to be sold as new. All items are tested to be working by a member of our team.

Open Box items come with a 6-month warranty instead of the standard 18 months warranty and are not eligible for any warranty extension offered to new products. We will not accept returns of Open Box items due to cosmetic damage or other non-performance-related issues. All sales of Open Box items are final and not eligible for a return or refund.

If for some reason the item is defective on arrival, please contact
support@radioddity.com so we can arrange a replacement.


If you are satisfied with our products and service, please kindly leave us a positive product review. Any problem, be free to contact us support@radioddity.com
We strive to answer all emails as quickly as possible, but due to high email volume, it may take time for us to reply. Thanks in advance for your patience!

Order Processing

All orders are processed within 1-2 business days after we receive your full payment, excluding weekends and holidays.

As soon as your order is ready, we’ll update the tracking number and send it to you if you’re a Radioddity Member. We highly recommend that you register as a Radioddity Member here. If the item you ordered is temporarily out of stock, our customer service team will reach out to you. You can choose to wait until the item is back in stock or cancel your order.

Please be aware that we have several distribution centers globally. Therefore, your orders may be shipped from various locations including the United States, Canada, Europe, or China, depending on the availability of the product in our inventory.
 

Flat Shipping Rates
 

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US

EU

Outside US & EU

  Free when order amount ≥ $99.99 Free when order amount ≥ $99.99 Free when order amount ≥ $99.99

Flat fee

$9.99

$9.99

$9.99

Ship from

➤ United States
➤ China

➤ Germany
➤ China

➤ China

Handling time 1-2 business days 1-2 business days 1-2 business days

Delivery time

5-7 business days

5-7 business days

7-15 business days

Note:

1. Customs fee included for US & EU countries.

2. Please note that taxes will be applied to shipping rates. These taxes will be calculated and added to your total at checkout.

3. US Shipping does not include Alaska, Hawaii and Puerto Rico area. Please contact us for a detailed shipping fee to these areas.

4. For EU countries, please be aware that the listed product prices do not include VAT.

5. For shipping options to other countries, please visit our EXPANDED INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING page.

6. Please be aware that for outlet items, pre-orders, and open box items, the shipping services and charges may vary.
 

How Do I Change The Shipping Address Or Cancel My Order


Contact support@radioddity.com (CLICK HERE) immediately if you need to change the shipping address or cancel your order. Please be advised that some orders are shipped very soon after placement and it will not always be possible to make changes to the shipping address and/or cancel the order.

 

Frequently Asked Questions


1. What forms of payment do you accept?
Radioddity.com currently accepts PayPal* or credit card for all orders.
*When purchasing with PayPal, your shipping address will automatically default to the address on file with PayPal, regardless of the shipping address you enter on your Radioddity.com order.

2. Why has my credit card payment failed?
Payment with a credit card may fail because of bank authorization and fraud prevention systems. If you are having trouble making a payment via Credit Card, you may contact your card issuing bank or PayPal directly. Here are PayPal's phone numbers:
+1-888-221-1161 (US & Canada Toll Free) +1-888-215-5506 (US & Canada Toll Free)
+1-402-935-7733 (International) +1-402-935-2050 (International)

3. How do I know if it is safe to shop with you?
Radioddity.com takes great pride in offering a safe and secure online shopping experience. We also respect your privacy and we're committed to protecting it.

4. Is there any discount for bulk/volume purchases?
Radioddity does provide discounts for some bulk/volume purchases. Please email our customer service for more details.

5. Do you ship internationally?
Yes, we do! We ship to US & EU countries. For some products, we ship to CA.

6. How can I contact Radioddity.com for additional assistance?
Email Customer service:
please email us via support@radioddity.com, and we will respond to your email as quickly as possible, usually within 24-48 hours.

7. How are warranties handled?
Repairs on defective merchandise are handled by the manufacturers and not by Radioddity unless otherwise indicated. If any item arrives damaged due to shipping, immediately contact the courier. Keep all shipping materials and contact us immediately.

8. Why didn't I receive an order confirmation email after my PayPal payment is completed?
We send a confirmation email to your primary PayPal email address or the e-mail address you have specified if you used the "PayPal Express Checkout" method. Make sure that you have a Radioddity account registered under your PayPal account's primary e-mail address.
In rare circumstances, a technical bug confirmed by PayPal can get in the way. If you do not receive any information at all, and your order does not appear in your Radioddity account, please contact us and send us your order details.

9. How do I change the shipping address or cancel my order?
Please contact customer service immediately if you need to change the shipping address or cancel your order. Please be advised that some orders are shipped very soon after payment and it will not always be possible to make changes to the shipping address and/or cancel the order.

10. What does Radioddity.com charge for shipping order and how long will it be before I receive my order?
Please CLICK HERE to learn about our shipping policy.

11. Do you ship to PO boxes or Military APO/FPO addresses?
Only USPS can ship to both PO Boxes and Military APO/FPO addresses. The items have to be less than 2kg. Please allow additional time for orders to be shipped to these addresses. Express shipping cannot be sent to both PO Boxes and Military APO/FPO addresses.

12. Why am I unable to track my order?
It can sometimes take 24-48 hours or so for tracking information to update once an order has shipped from our warehouse.
Occasionally, a package may not receive the proper origin and transit scans while on its journey to you, so neither us nor express is able to track the exact location of the package in transit.
Please email us if you do not receive your order by the end of the quoted time frame. Please note that orders shipping via UPS can be delivered as late as 9:00 pm local time in some areas.

13. Taxes, Customs, & Duties
If the package is checked by your country's customs office when the item arrives in your country, most websites are declaring that you are responsible for import duties, tariffs, and taxes. However, Radioddity will be happy to go fifty-fifty with customers. Quality customer service is our highest value and we try our best to reduce our customer’s loss.

14. How do I return products if I am unsatisfied?
Please CLICK HERE to learn about our return policy.

15. What do I do if received the wrong item?
Return the wrong item. If the item you received is completely different from the one you ordered, please contact our Customer Service with photos or videos of the different product. If a return is necessary, replacement plus return shipping cost will be issued to you on receiving the returned product. Or if you decide to keep it, we will offer a 10% discount for buying it.

16. How do I return defective items?
If your product turns out to be a defective one with physical damage within 30 days from the initial receiving date. You can mail the item back in the original package without any wear and tear for a free replacement. However, you will need to provide photos and videos showing the defect(s) of the product.
*NOTE: We strongly recommend obtaining and saving your return tracking number until you are notified that we have completed your refund.*

17. When will a replacement be sent?
Replacements are treated the same way as that of new orders -- they typically arrive in 10 to 13 days. If a product needs to be returned for replacement, the replacement is sent after receiving the returned item.

18. How long does it take for me to get a refund?
It may take 1 or 2 weeks for your return to reach our warehouse. Once it is received and inspected (usually within 72 hours of arrival) your refund will be processed and automatically applied to your credit card or original method of payment within 2 days. Please note that depending on your credit card company, it may take additional 2-10 business days after your credit is applied for it to post to your account.

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