Robert's 'Classic 2000' digital radio, 2001

Made:
2001 in Unknown place

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Roberts 'Classic 2000' digital radio, made by Roberts Radio Limited, 2001. Roberts Radio was founded in 1932, and
Science Museum Group Collection
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Roberts 'Classic 2000' digital radio, made by Roberts Radio Limited, 2001. Roberts Radio was founded in 1932, and
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Roberts 'Classic 2000' digital radio, made by Roberts Radio Limited, 2001. Roberts Radio was founded in 1932, and
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Roberts 'Classic 2000' digital radio, made by Roberts Radio Limited, 2001. Roberts Radio was founded in 1932, and
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Roberts 'Classic 2000' DAB digital radio, made by Roberts Radio Limited, 2001.

Roberts 'Classic 2000' digital radio, made by Roberts Radio Limited, 2001.

Roberts Radio was founded in 1932, and quickly became a well respected manufacturer of domestic radio equipment. Digital radio services were first introduced in Britain in the 1990s, however take up of digital radio was very slow, especially when contrasted with the rapid take up of digital television. This ‘Classic 2000’ was a high quality digital radio receiver. It first went on sale in 2001.

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Details

Category:
Radio Communication
Object Number:
2014-107
Materials:
electronic components, glass, stainless steel, wood (unidentified)
type:
radio receiver
taxonomy:
  • component - object
credit:
From Saffron Public Relations Ltd.
status:
Loan

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