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Helpful votes received on reviews: 96% (132 of 137)
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 34,552 - Total Helpful Votes: 132 of 137
Roberts MP43 Sound 43 CD/DAB/FM Digital Sound Syst&hellip by Roberts Radios
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I needed an all-in-one music box with good audio performance but I didn't have the space for a mini hi-fi system or want to deal with the mess of cables that a separates setup entails. This compact product gave me an iPod dock, CD player, DAB radio, speakers and amplifier in a single unit that will fit neatly on a small table. Surprisingly, there is limited choice of quality stuff in this particular market. The other options I considered were the Bose Wave and Vita Audio R4, both reputedly excellent but with colossal price tags.

As soon as you remove the MP 43 from its box you can see it smacks of quality. The glossy black finish looks deep and rich while the front panels,… Read more
'Cadiz' Silver Radio Controlled Wall Clock by Acctim
8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
This is actually the second clock I've bought of this model, which confirms that I'm very pleased it. It has a good, clear 10 inch face with black hands, large black numbers on a white background and small 24-hour clock numbers around the outer rim. There is a plastic lens (very reflective, though) and silver-coloured plastic frame. The clock is probably ideal for a kitchen or small bedroom/study. Inexpensive looking, I must admit, but not tacky.

I was attracted by the relatively low price and radio-controlled movement which I prefer where possible. It displays very accurate time and never needs to be reset, even for summer/winter changes which it magically self-adjusts for… Read more
Verbatim 43411 Extra Protection 48/52x 100pk by Verbatim
I have tried other CD-R discs in the past and found these the most reliable. I mainly use them to burn playlists of my classical music using Windows Media Player and I seem to get through dozens of them every few months. With this product, I have never had ONE failure; so it has to be 5 Stars! I realise they may not be the cheapest out there but do appear to be good quality CD-Rs.

As well as technical reliability, the Verbatim discs are very robust and will take a fair bit of scraping and scratching before the data is affected. They even look well-manufactured. I've had some very cheap discs which are too thin and too flexible with a poor internal coating which is easily… Read more