TBT: Palito Radio The Earliest iPod

TBT: Palito Radio The Earliest iPod

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Technology has really changed a lot of things. It used to cost NGN150 to own a radio and headset while you enjoy FM Radio. Now it cost thousands of Naira to own a Smartphone with radio that we hardly listen to.

The Palito Radio is a portable FM Receiver made in China released in 1990 available in the Nigeria market around Year 2000, only big boys own this gadget in secondary schools then. It fits in the palm conveniently and sits in your pocket with comfort.

TBT- Palito Radio The Earliest iPod

Country: People’s Republic of China
Manufacturer / Brand: Palito Electronic Ltd. , Bao`An District
Year: 1990 ?? Category: Broadcast Receiver – or past WW2 Tuner
Semiconductors (the count is only for transistors) Semiconductors present.
Reception principle Super-Heterodyne (Super in general)
Wave bands FM Radio only (very seldom UHF only).
Details
Power type and voltage Dry Batteries / 2 x 1,5 Volt
Loudspeaker Permanent Magnet Dynamic (PDyn) Loudspeaker (moving coil)
Power out
from Radiomuseum.org Model: FM Auto Scan Radio & Minitype Torch PA-83 – Palito Electronic Ltd. , Bao`
Material Modern plastics (no Bakelite or Catalin)
Shape Very small Portable or Pocket-Set (Handheld) < 8 inch.
Dimensions (WHD) 55 x 90 x 23 mm / 2.2 x 3.5 x 0.9 inch

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