Cd Clock Radios - Top CD Clock Radios for Holiday Gifts
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CD clock radios make great gifts when you are looking for a gift for someone who is particularly difficult to shop for. When you are shopping for a gift for someone who you have not spoken with on a personal level very often, useful items like CD clock radios are a great way to show him or her that you care with trying to guess what they are currently interested in. At the same time, utilitarian gifts like CD clock radios are far more likely to be used by their recipients than sentimental knick knacks or white elephants. Let’s take an inside look at five of the best CD clock radios that can be used as holiday gifts.
Sony Digital Alarm CD Clock Radio
With a name like Sony, you know that the standard Sony Digital Alarm CD Clock Radio is a product that you can count on to last for many years to come. The Sony Digital Alarm CD Clock Radio is a modestly sized device that has an unobtrusive design that should fit in perfectly in bedrooms and offices with just about any style of interior design. The Sony Digital Alarm CD Clock Radio features a top-loading tray that is very simple to operated and is equipped to play CDs of all formats, including CDRs and CDRWs. This CD clock radio displays the current time on a large, bright green LED screen and can be set to play a buzzer, radio station or a favorite tract from a CD when the alarm goes off. The Sony Digital Alarm CD Clock Radio is also equipped with an easy to reach snooze button that comes in handy when a person isn’t quite ready to spring out of bed in the morning.
Boston Acoustics Horizon Trio Clock Radio
If you are looking for a high end CD clock radio to really impress a client or loved one, you can’t go wrong with the Boston Acoustics Horizon Trio Clock Radio. Retailing at just under $400, the Boston Acoustics Horizon Trio Clock Radio certainly is not cheap, but it is one of the finest CD clock radios on the market. Some of the many features that are offered by the Boston Acoustics Horizon Trio Clock Radio include patented BassTrac boost technology, crisp LCD display and exquisitely molded rubber controls. However, it is the sound quality that you are really paying for with the Boston Acoustics Horizon Trio Clock Radio, and the quality of sound production that this little 14 pound CD clock radio produces is simply incredible. In addition to CDs, the Boston Acoustics Horizon Trio Clock Radio is also equipped with a pair of external audio inputs and can be used HRD-1 dock so that an owner can play music from an MP3 player, smartphone or other portable device.
Teac SR-L250i-B CD Clock Radio
While there are a number of CD clock radios on the market that are equipped to accommodate MP3 players, the Teac SR-L250i-B CD Clock Radio consistently receives some of the best reviews of any similar device. The Teac SR-L250i-B CD Clock Radio has a very slick design that will look perfect in any modern home and an intergrated iPod dock that is only noticeable when a device is actually inserted into the dock. Unlike other iPod friendly CD clock radios, the Teac SR-L250i-B CD Clock Radio is equipped to actually recharge the MP3 player while it is playing. The Teac SR-L250i-B CD Clock Radio can store 10 preset AM and FM radio channels and has a dual alarm that can be set to play single tracks from either a CD or an MP3 player.
Crosley Corsair CD Clock Radio
The Crosley Corsair CD Clock Radio is the perfect gift for friend or associate who’s taste lean towards the campy side of design. With bright blue paint and polished chrome, the 50’s style casing of the Crosley Corsair CD Clock Radio looks like the kind of CD clock radios that Peewee Herman or John Waters might want to wake up to. Despite the retro design of the Crosley Corsair CD Clock Radio, this device comes with all of the features that you would expect to see on modern CD clock radios, including dual alarms, a programmable CD player and a perfectly respectable pair of stereo speakers.