The Kaito MP3 Radio Recorder combines the best of many worlds. The world of radio. The world of a small detachable MP3 player/recorder. And the world of recording radio onto player to carry in pocket. See, it has it all. $179.95 for a 256 MB version, including 400 preset stations and a digital NOAA weather station band.
This radio has a removable MP3 player that allows you to record AM, FM, and shortwave radio broadcasts for future playback as digital files. The MP3 can be programmed to record a radio station at a specific time, it has 256 MB of internal memory (enough for 10 hours of recording), and it comes with software that allows you to download music from a computer to the MP3 player itself. The MP3 player removes from the radio for remote use and can be used as a voice recorder that stores up to 15 hours of conversations, memos, or lecture notes. The radio has single-sideband modulation for transmitting two-way marine, aviation, and Ham radio broadcasts, and the device can access international radio station through digital AM/FM and digital shortwav e.