Panasonic's very compact pocket radio was one of the first portable transistor radios and takes four AA batteries. This sleek, simple model has a plastic dial on the side, to control the volume, and a headphone jack. On the front is a metal rotary knob for tuning the frequency.


  • Title: Pocket radio
  • Creator: Panasonic
  • Date Created: 1962
  • Physical Dimensions: 9 x 15 x 5 cm (h x w x d)
  • Original Language: English
  • Type: object
  • Rights: NEMO Science Museum
  • Medium: metal, plastic

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