Entries by Michael

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Tecsun S-8800 Review

Review of the Tecsun S-8800 by Garry Cratt VK2YBX The S-8800 High Performance AM/FM Radio is the latest radio to be released by Tecsun, and we think it has been worth the wait. The Tecsun S-8800 High Performance AM/FM Radio has been designed to provide maximum performance on the AM (MW) bands, allowing listeners to […]

#saveshortwave update

Public support has been steadily increasing in favour of the #saveshortwave campaign. Opposition leader Bill Shorten has written to the Prime Minister to ask him to step in urgently to stop the ABC from carrying out their plan to cut shortwave transmission tomorrow, 31st January 2017, saying: “I am deeply concerned that the ABC took […]

Fight to Save Radio Australia’s HF Radio Broadcasts

Tecsun Radios Australia owner Garry Cratt was interviewed by ABC Rural yesterday (18/01/2017) about the ABC’s decision to end their shortwave radio transmission after almost 80 years. In a previous statement in December 2016, Michael Mason, ABC’s director of radio stated that: “While shortwave technology has served audiences well for many decades, it is now […]

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Tecsun PL365 Radio Jay Allen review

The Tecsun PL365 was recently reviewed by Radio Jay on his blog. Here are just a few of the things he had to say about the PL365 “The ETM has its own, temporary 100 station memory which is perfect for travelling to new areas where you can quickly populate that memory bank with receivable signals […]

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PL680 Reviews – Silicon Chip Magazine and More!

The Tecsun PL680 has been a long time coming to the Australian market so we’re very excited that Silicon Chip Magazine has featured this great new addition to our range of radios in their most recent December 2015 magazine’s Product Showcase. “For keen shortwave listeners, you’ll notice the difference in the PL680.” – Silicon Chip […]

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PL365 Tips and Tricks from Garry VK2YBX

The Tecsun PL365 is the only pocket-sized radio in the Tecsun range that offers an external antenna connection. It’s easy to use, portable and comes with a great list of features to make this pocket-radio perfect for the outdoors and for use as an emergency radio. Extended AM coverage The PL365 is configured so that […]

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Christmas Shipping Dates 2018

MERRY CHRISTMAS! Please note the dates below to ensure your Tecsun Radios gifts arrive before December 25… DESTINATION Last order via STANDARD POST Last order via EXPRESS POST Australia 14 December, 2pm AEDT 20 December, 2pm AEDT New Zealand 14 December, 2pm AEDT Please contact our friendly staff Rest of the World Please contact our […]

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AN100 Loop Antenna Top Tips

Radio reviewer Gary Ryan VK2ZKT has put together this great list of top tips for using the Tecsun AN100 Loop Antenna to help get the best AM reception with your radio. Tecsun AN100 Loop Antenna Top Tips by Gary Ryan: Place the radio and loop outside the house if possible on your veranda or outdoor entertaining […]