In this natural threat-filled the world, it must have an alert alarming system to safeguard one and around. This Kaito is certified by National Weather Service and works as an emergency radio with shortwave NOAA weather and alert. This Kaito KA500 5- way emergency radio executes on solar power, has dynamo crank and has the broadcast coverage that includes AM, FM, SW1, and SW2 along with 7 pre-programmed national weather channels with the real-time alert system.
It has the FM frequency of about 88 to 108 MHz and AM (MW) of about 530 – 1710 KHz. It has 3 dynamic speakers to deliver clear, crisp and good sound. It is a 5-way powered portable radio that requires 3 AA batteries, 5V USB input, 5V AC/DC input along with wall power adapter (sold separately), and it has inbuilt NiMH replaceable and rechargeable battery pack.
- Comprehensive Coverage
This exclusive Kaito KA500 5-way emergency radio delivers a wide range of AM, FM, 2-band Shortwave and 7 pre-programmed NOAA weather channels for talk-shows, sports, world flash news, entertainment and 27/7 real-time weather forecast (the USA and Canada only) with PEAS (Public Emergency Alert System).
- Telescopic Antenna
As it is portable, anyone can easily carry this emergency radio, which has a telescopic antenna for about 14.5 inches high sensitivity reception. It is actually assisted by an advanced Semi-conductor circuit and LED signal indicator for accurate tuning.
- USB mobile phone charger that adapts to both Android and iOS devices
- LED flashlight and red LED SOS beacon light
- 5 LED reading lamps
As it runs on AA batteries, it is must to have standby batteries.
This emergency radio suits very useful for those who travel a lot in around the cities of USA & Canada to keep oneself safe and secure. Together to make a difference, this Kaito KV emergency radio works great indeed.