Best Buy Debuts First Portable HD Radio
Best Buy has announced that it has begun selling the first-ever portable HD Radio player exclusively in its stores. The product, called the Insignia HD Radio Portable Player, is part of Best Buy's in-house product brand, and uses iBiquity's HD Radio technology.
"The sound quality and LCD screen features of the Insignia HD Radio portable are phenomenal," Best Buy's product manager for the product, Mike Dahnert, said as part of the announcement. "Best Buy is proud to be the first to bring such a unique and quality product to our customers."
The device offers a full-color display, a 1.5-inch screen, and 10 user-selectable preset memory channels; it comes with earphones, an armband and a USB cable for charging. The product carries a $49.99 MSRP, and is available now.