About the Etón Field BT
A radio that's also a Bluetooth speaker
A radio that's also a Bluetooth speaker
The rugged Etón Field BT gives you a wealth of listening options. Like to wirelessly stream music from your smartphone? The Field BT's got built-in Bluetooth. Need to listen to the big game? It has both an AM and FM tuner. Want to listen to news from around the world? The sensitive tuner pulls in shortwave band radio signals from near and far.
The radio's built-in full-range speaker delivers strong, clear sound, which you can fine tune with bass and treble controls. A headphone jack and auxiliary input for portable devices give you additional listening options. The Field BT comes with an AC adapter, or uses four "D" batteries (available separately) for portable operation.
- portable AM/FM/shortwave radio
- built-in Bluetooth
- FM with RDS (Radio Data System) for displaying station info
- telescoping FM antenna
- input jack for supplementary AM, FM and shortwave antennas (not included)
- digital tuner with a total of 50 memory presets
- RF gain control
- bass and treble controls
- backlit orange LCD display
- stereo minijack input for connecting a portable music player
- minijack headphone output
- digital clock with alarm and sleep timer
- AC adapter
- operates on 4 "D" cell batteries (available separately)
- built-in hand strap
- 12-3/8"W x 7"H x 3"D
- weight: 3 lbs. 11 oz.
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # NGWFBTB
What's in the box:
- AM/FM/SW radio w/ Bluetooth
- AC power adapter (w/ 5' DC cord)
- Owner's Manual
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More details on the Etón Field BT
AM/FM/SW Tuner: The Eton Field BT features a built-in AM/FM/SW tuner with a telescoping antenna (up to 12"). You can store up to 50 station presets; 10 presets for each of the 5 bands. A wide/narrow bandwidth selection improves audio fidelity and minimizes noise. The "dial-in-dial" tuning knob lets you select your speed (fast, slow or stop to keep it in a locked position).
Note: There is a threaded "F"-type input for adding an external FM or SW antenna, plus spring-clips connectors for adding an external AM antenna.
RDS: The Eton Field BT radio features RDS for FM. RDS stands for Radio Data System and it enables FM broadcasters to deliver more than just an analog audio signal, but also to transmit digital data, like the station's call letters, style of music, song title, artist and more.
Bluetooth Audio Streaming: The Eton Field BT offers built-in Bluetooth A2DP/AVRCP for wireless music streaming and control. You'll be able to streamed stored music and music apps from your Bluetooth source device (like the Apple iPod/iPhone/iPad, Android smartphone/tablet, Windows PC/Phone, or Mac computer/laptop) to the Eton Field BT. You can also control basic playback functions like Volume Up/Down, Play/Pause, & Previous Next/Track from the Eton Field BT. Advanced music browsing and song/artist/album information will still be handled from your Bluetooth source device. Only one Bluetooth source can be paired and connected to the Eton Field BT at one time.
Note: The Eton Field BT does not support Bluetooth hands-free phone calling.
Aux Input: The Eton Field BT is fitted with a 3.5mm auxiliary input to connect a non-Bluetooth audio device that features an analog audio or headphone output.
Line Output: The 3.5mm line output can be used to feed audio from the Eton Field BT to amplified external speakers. The unit's internal speaker will still be functional when a device is connected to the line-output.
Headphone Jack: There is a 3.5mm headphone jack for connecting a set of headphones. The built-in speaker will mute when a set of headphones is connected.
Alarm Clock + Sleep Timer: The Eton Field BT features a built-in 12 or 24 hour clock with dual alarms. You can wake up to the radio or a buzzer. A snooze function lets you pause the alarm for five minutes; up to 4x. You can also use the radio's sleep timer which turns the unit off after 5-90 minutes.
Audio Settings: You can adjust the radio's volume up and down, as well as adjust the bass and treble settings.
Power Requirements: The Eton Field BT operates off of standard household current using the included AC power adapter, or battery power using 4 "D" batteries (not included). The battery strength indicator on the display will let you know when it's time for a change.
Note: If batteries are in the unit and it is powered via its AC adapter, it will automatically switch to battery use if there is an AC power failure.
Carrying Strap: The Eton Field BT radio includes a built-in hand strap for carrying your radio with ease.
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