Summary: Having set up the device it worked perfectly, the sound is great and the DAB radio is very good. However within an hour the remote failed to respond and nothing could coax it into life - fiddling with the batteries failed, changing the batteries failed.
Not professional enough-style above function-CD rubbish
T. Rokita, Amazon
31 January 2012
Summary: On the plus side this unit looks good and feels sturdy-It works fine for radio and i-pod and sound quality is pretty good BUT..One major negative is the CD player-which is mainly why I bought it. You slide a CD into the letterbox style opening and press a button on the unit to release it.
Summary: I am very impressed with this product. Looks great and sounds great with many useful features to play your music wherever you have it stored. I am using it as a DAB alarm clock in the bedroom as well as a general sound system when I am working in my office (which is a corner of the bedroom) and it...
Summary: It's worth heeding the 1 and 2 star ratings about this product - the remote is truely worse than useless. As the whole system relies upon the remote, simply turning the power on can be a MAJOR annoyance. Such a shame as we love the sound quality and design.
Decent product absolutely ruined by terrible, unresponsive remote control
Richard S, Amazon
28 September 2010
Summary: The positives of this product are well documented in the other reviews: sound quality is excellent, display is clear and bright, solid build quality, attractive unit, etc. When I was reading some of the reviews before purchasing the Roberts MP53 I noted a number of people complaining about the...