Philips DCB852 DAB/FM/CD Clock Radio iPod/iPhone/iPad Dock

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Listen however you want with Philips’ DCB852 speaker dock. Featuring DAB and FM tuners for a complete radio experience, it can also play from CDs, iPod, iPhone, iPad and USB. The wood and gloss aluminium finish bring a retro charm to any room.

Please note: iPad/ iPod touch not included.

Key benefits:

  • DAB and FM combine to provide you with more choices and information delivered in clear, crackle-free sound quality. With DAB digital stations there are no frequencies to remember, and sets are tuned by station name, so there is no retuning on the move.
  • Handy clock, alarm and snooze functions make the DCB852 an ideal bedroom companion.
  • Digital Sound Control makes it easy for you get the most out of your music by precisely adjusting the sound balance to match the type of music you are playing. Choose from Jazz, Rock, Pop and Classical modes, sit back and enjoy totally tailored sound.
  • Dynamic Bass Boost maximises your music enjoyment by emphasising the bass content of the music throughout its range at the touch of a button. It can also boost bass levels, so you can enjoy consistent sound even at lower volumes.
  • Enjoy your favourite music while charging your iPod, Phone or iPad. The dock lets you connect y directly so you can listen to your favourite music in superb sound. It also charges your iPod/iPhone/iPad while it plays so you can enjoy your music and not have to worry about your battery running low.
  • Enjoy the convenience and fun of accessing even more digital music via a USB stick or hard drive.
  • Tune in to radio extras with RadioVIS. Linking DAB stations with the internet, the experience becomes a richer with real time content. DAB broadcasts are accompanied by vivid slideshows of news, traffic updates, commercials and more. To enjoy RadioVis, simply go to the Apple App Store to download the free Philips DigitalRadio app. The app also hands you full control of all DAB+ and FM radio.
3.5mm line in
H16.5 x W38.0 x D22.7cm
Eligible for International Delivery
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NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
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Preset stations Information The number of stations that can be programmed into the memory
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