Top 10 - Best Roberts DAB Radios of 2021

Looking for the most stylish retro DAB radio around? Our handy guide will help you select the perfect model.

Last updated by Daniel Barnes 7 days ago

Our audio experts have tested every Roberts radio to come up with this list of the very best choices.


For decades, Roberts have remained one of the most iconic radio companies in Britain. With their timeless designs and high-end performance, Roberts radios are highly desirable. But with a wide range of different models to choose from, how are you to choose the right one for you? Not to worry- our audio experts are here to help!

We have tested the full range of Roberts radios currently on the market, to come up with the following list of the very best. From build to sound quality, we carefully analyse each model to see how they perform in practise. We also take into account any additional features, such as Bluetooth connectivity or internet radio compatibility. Whether you're looking for an alarm clock radio, a portable speaker, or just a great all-rounder, Roberts produce something for everyone. Lots of them come in a wide range of colours, too- in fact, the classic Roberts design is one of the main reasons why the brand is so popular.

If you need any advice on the models below, or are looking for a personalised recommendation, please feel free to get in touch with our customer service team, who will be more than happy to help.

So, read on to discover our top picks!

What we look for to find the best DAB radios:


  • Sound Quality
    Every DAB radio on our Top 10 has undergone extensive checks for excellent audio quality.
  • Usability
    We have a panel of experts who test every DAB radio to find out how easy they are to use.
  • Build & Reliability
    We conduct an extensive survey throughout the year to find out which DAB radios are the most reliable.
  • 1. Roberts Revival RD70 DAB/FM Radio with Bluetooth in Red
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • Classic British design
    • Real leather casing
    • Built-in Bluetooth connectivity
    • Sleep timer & any-button snooze function
    • Portable with 4 AA batteries (not included)
    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 95/100
    What We Think
    The Roberts Revival RD70 combines classic British design with the very latest in audio technology to create a truly timeless DAB radio. Hand-crafted from real wood and with a gorgeous leather casing available in a wide range of colours, this is one radio that's sure to impress. It also provides top-of-the-range sound quality for both music and speech content, meaning it sounds great all the way across the dial. With built-in Bluetooth connectivity, you can also listen to your own choice of music and podcasts. And if you like to listen on the go, the Revival RD70 can even be made portable simply by popping some AA batteries in- perfect for the garden or a picnic!
    Product Features
    • Classic British design
    • Real leather casing
    • Built-in Bluetooth connectivity
    • Sleep timer & any-button snooze function
    • Portable with 4 AA batteries (not included)
    RRP: £209.99
    £169.99
    19% Off - Save a total of £40.00
    Average Customer Review 4.8/5
    Editors Rating 95/100

    Out of stock

  • 2. Roberts Revival Uno DAB/FM Radio in Duck Egg
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • Timeless design with real leather casing
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Aux-in port for smartphone connectivity
    • Battery-powered for portable listening (not included)
    Editors Rating 91/100
    What We Think
    The Roberts Revival Uno is a compact yet stylish DAB radio that's ideal for smaller spaces. It boasts Roberts' classic Fifties-inspired design, and offers superb sound quality whatever you're listening to. It also makes for the perfect bedside radio, with dual alarm modes and automatic screen dimming. And if you like to take your radio out and about with you, the Revival Uno can also run off batteries- so it's the ideal accessory for your next picnic!
    Product Features
    • Timeless design with real leather casing
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Aux-in port for smartphone connectivity
    • Battery-powered for portable listening (not included)
    RRP: £159.99
    £126.99
    21% Off - Save a total of £33.00
    Editors Rating 91/100
  • 3. Roberts Blutune T2 Portable DAB Radio & Bluetooth Speaker
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Bluetooth connectivity
    • USB playback & smartphone charging
    • Dual alarm modes with adjustable snooze timer
    • Portable with AA batteries (not included)
    Editors Rating 94/100
    What We Think
    The Roberts Blutue T2 is a superb portable DAB radio and Bluetooth speaker. Its ability to take AA batteries sets it apart from most other portable speakers at this price point, which typically require an additional battery pack. It even recharges compatible batteries while plugged in to the mains, to keep you from running out of juice in the middle of your favourite tracks. Despite its small size, the Blutune T2 does a great job of filling small-to-medium-sized rooms with sound from its speaker. It also has a full-colour screen, as well as a convenient carry handle for easy use.
    Product Features
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Bluetooth connectivity
    • USB playback & smartphone charging
    • Dual alarm modes with adjustable snooze timer
    • Portable with AA batteries (not included)
    £119.99
    Editors Rating 94/100
  • 4. Roberts Revival iStream 3 DAB+/FM Internet Smart Radio with Bluetooth in Teal Blue
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • Iconic British design
    • Superb sound quality
    • Bluetooth, internet radio & music streaming
    • Portable with built-in battery charging
    Editors Rating 89/100
    What We Think
    Combining Roberts' flair for vintage design with the very latest in audio technology, the Revival iStream 3 is a feature-packed DAB and internet radio that does just about anything you could ask for. From FM and digital radio to internet stations and built-in Spotify Connect, it provides so many different ways to listen to your favourite music and speech content. It also includes Bluetooth connectivity, so you can link up your smartphone or laptop to enjoy podcasts or local files. Whatever you're listening to, it's sure to sound great coming out of the Revival iStream 3's hand-tuned speaker.
    Product Features
    • Iconic British design
    • Superb sound quality
    • Bluetooth, internet radio & music streaming
    • Portable with built-in battery charging
    £229.99
    Editors Rating 89/100
  • 5. Roberts Rambler BT Stereo Portable DAB Radio & Bluetooth Speaker in Dusky Pink
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • Bluetooth connectivity for wireless streaming
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Twin alarms & sleep timer
    • Fully portable with battery power (not included)
    Editors Rating 92/100
    What We Think
    A true modern classic, the Roberts Rambler BT Stereo takes everything we loved about the original Rambler BT and adds an extra speaker for full stereo sound. With its vintage 1970's style, the BT Stereo is as much a statement piece as it is an excellent-sounding radio, with DAB and FM modes. It also includes Bluetooth connectivity, so you can use it to stream music and podcasts straight from your phone. There's a 3.5mm aux-in port for wired devices, too. Best of all, the Rambler BT Stereo is fully portable- just pop in some AA batteries, and you can enjoy listening wherever you like!
    Product Features
    • Bluetooth connectivity for wireless streaming
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Twin alarms & sleep timer
    • Fully portable with battery power (not included)
    RRP: £159.99
    £149.99
    6% Off - Save a total of £10.00
    Editors Rating 92/100
  • 6. Roberts Rambler BT Portable DAB/FM Radio & Bluetooth Speaker in Blue
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • Charming retro style
    • Real-wood casing for superior acoustics
    • DAB/FM/Bluetooth connectivity
    • Portable via battery power (not included)
    Editors Rating 84/100
    What We Think
    If you're looking for a portable DAB radio that's sure to turn heads wherever you go, then look no further than the Roberts Rambler BT. Taking its starting point from Roberts' classic 1970's original, the Rambler BT brings things right up to date with digital radio functionality and Bluetooth connectivity. And for wired devices, there's also a 3.5mm jack so you can plug in and play. Just pop in some batteries, and the Rambler BT will be all set for your next day out.
    Product Features
    • Charming retro style
    • Real-wood casing for superior acoustics
    • DAB/FM/Bluetooth connectivity
    • Portable via battery power (not included)
    RRP: £129.99
    £119.99
    8% Off - Save a total of £10.00
    Editors Rating 84/100
  • 7. Roberts Stream 67 Voice-Controlled Smart Audio Speaker with DAB/FM, Bluetooth & CD Player in Silver
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • Best-in-class sound quality
    • Beautiful real-wood casing
    • Multiroom connectivity
    • Internet radio, podcasts, and on-board streaming
    • Includes remote control
    Editors Rating 86/100
    What We Think
    The Roberts Stream 67 is an advanced all-in-one music system that provides outstanding, room-filling sound, however you like to listen. Pop in a CD, tune in to DAB or FM radio, or go online for internet stations and podcasts- the choice is yours. The Stream 67 is also multiroom-compatible, and can even be voice-controlled when connected up to a suitable Alexa device. However you like to listen, the Stream 67 makes for the ideal home hi-fi.
    Product Features
    • Best-in-class sound quality
    • Beautiful real-wood casing
    • Multiroom connectivity
    • Internet radio, podcasts, and on-board streaming
    • Includes remote control
    £649.99
    Editors Rating 86/100
  • 8. Roberts Blutune 5 Portable DAB/FM Radio & Bluetooth Speaker in Black
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Bluetooth connectivity to link your smartphone or tablet
    • Dual alarm modes
    • Mains or battery powered
    Editors Rating 83/100
    What We Think
    If you want a radio that's equally suited to indoor and outdoor use, then look no further than the Roberts Blutune 5. It can be powered by both the mains and batteries, so if your back garden BBQ gets spoilt by the rain, you can still take the tunes indoors with you. It also comes with built-in Bluetooth connectivity, giving you full control over what you listen to. It even includes an alarm mode with snooze control, so you can use it as a bedside radio, too!
    Product Features
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Bluetooth connectivity to link your smartphone or tablet
    • Dual alarm modes
    • Mains or battery powered
    £119.99
    Editors Rating 83/100
  • 9. Roberts Play 20 Portable DAB & FM Radio in White
    Product Features
    • Battery- or mains-powered for portable listening
    • Full colour screen
    • 20 station presets
    • Headphone socket
    Editors Rating 80/100
    What We Think
    The Roberts Play 20 is a lightweight, slimline DAB and FM radio that's perfect for portable use. With its rubber bumper protection, it's not likely to get damaged in transit, so is a great choice for taking out and about with you. It can even recharge compatible batteries when plugged into the mains, meaning you won't be forever swapping them out for new ones.
    Product Features
    • Battery- or mains-powered for portable listening
    • Full colour screen
    • 20 station presets
    • Headphone socket
    RRP: £89.99
    £84.99
    6% Off - Save a total of £5.00
    Editors Rating 80/100
  • 10. Roberts Ortus 2 DAB/DAB+/FM Alarm Clock Radio in Black
    2 year guarantee included
    Product Features
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Adjustable alarms with any-button snooze mode
    • Auto-dimming display
    • USB charging socket
    Average Customer Review 4.15/5
    Editors Rating 82/100
    What We Think
    The Roberts Ortus 2 is a sleek, stylish alarm clock radio that comes with plenty of extra bells and whistles to boot. It includes a dual alarm mode, so you can set an earlier alarm for weekdays and have an extra lie-in on weekends. There's also an any-button snooze mode, so you don't have to sit up and look for the right button if you need some extra shut-eye. The Ortus 2 even includes a USB charging port- perfect for powering up your smartphone overnight! But as well as all those extras, the Ortus 2 is still a great-sounding speaker in its own right, with the kind of sound quality that users have come to expect from a prestigious brand like Roberts.
    Product Features
    • DAB/DAB+/FM modes
    • Adjustable alarms with any-button snooze mode
    • Auto-dimming display
    • USB charging socket
    RRP: £89.99
    £79.99
    11% Off - Save a total of £10.00
    Average Customer Review 4.15/5
    Editors Rating 82/100

    Out of stock