Alarm clocks have always been an integral part of our daily life. Besides alarm clock, radio and MP3 players have also became an important part of our life and we need all these three things handy in order to avoid any inconvenience. Keeping all three gadgets with you all the time is not an easy task so some designers have come up with alarm clocks combined with radio and MP3 players.
Here is the list of eight elegant alarm clocks with built-in radio/MP3
1. HANGING alarm clock
This alarm clock is different from normal clocks because unlike the conventional clocks which sit on the table this clock hangs from the wall. The hanging alarm clock is the brainchild of Queenie Fan. Shaped like a star, this uniquely designed clock has four outwards extending arms. This alarm clock can rotate in different orientations. The rotation is dependent on the setting of the clock. Two speakers are fitted on both sides of the clock and the LCD screen displaying time and date is present on the back. This hanging clock also features a FM radio. The clock is made up of aluminum.
2. Time Tuner
Istanbul-based Antrepo Design Industry has designed and created an alarm clock named Time Tuner featuring both a radio and a MP3 player. This alarm clock has modern woofers to play your favorite music on radio. The clock is depicted on a linear plane and this alarm clock is powered by both electricity and rechargeable batteries. The Time Tuner is available in different colors including black, white and metal finish. The Time Tuner is definitely a very handy machine and it can be also be used as a decorative item. The Time Tuner is available for sale online.
3. Snow angel alarm clock
This alarm clock is an innovative piece of art because it features an inbuilt FM radio and MP3 player. The Snow angel alarm clock has a square shape. This alarm clock has slot to plug in SD/MMC memory card. It also features a USB 2.0 port. The internal memory of Snow Angel alarm clock is 1GB. Priced at $45, this alarm clock is available only in white color. This clock is designed by a company based in Guangdong, China. This alarm clock supports mp3 and WMA music format files. You can connect the Snow Angel alarm clock to notebook and CD player as well.
4. NINA Alarm Clock
The dimensions of portable NINA alarm clock with radio and MP3 player are 4.8 x 3.8 x 3.5 inches. This alarm clock is pretty light weighing just 1 pound. This alarm clock also features stereo speakers and has USB port and SD card slot. The alarm clock also features 3.5mm standard audio jack which allows the user to listen music from memory card, USB drive, iPod, mobile phones, MP3 player etc. The alarm clock has a backlit display which is blue colored and it shows the time, day, date and temperature. The alarm clock runs using 2 AAA batteries, while inbuilt rechargeable battery powers the MP3 player. The package also includes a remote control. Priced at USD 28.99 this innovative alarm clock is available for sale online.
5. JWD Media-Playing Alarm
Priced at USD 88, the JWD Media-Playing Alarm boasts of a 2-inch TFT screen with 220 x 176 resolution. This innovative alarm clock is powered by inbuilt lithium battery. The internal memory of the JWD Media-Playing Alarm is 1GB and it is compatible with MP3, WMA and MP4 playback. This alarm clock also features a radio and MP3 player. This alarm clock is capable recording the radio or a line-in audio source. It has a slot to insert SD card. This alarm clock lacks touchscreen and Wi-Fi, connectivity. This alarm clock is available for sale online.
6. Lego Alarm Clock
The Lego Alarm Clock is a perfect machine for the Lego fans. Shaped like a Lego brick, this alarm clock features both a MP3 player and an inbuilt FM/AM radio tuner. The Lego Alarm clock is powered by both electricity and batteries. The time is displayed in large digital numbers on a backlit display. This alarm clock displays time in both 12 and 24-hour mode. The dimensions of this Lego radio alarm clock are 24.2(W) x 16.6(H) x 12(D) cm. Priced at USD 37; this alarm clock is available for sale online at Firebox.
7. Music Alarm Clock
Manufactured by Brando, this MP3 player alarm clock has 1GB of inbuilt memory. This alarm clock also supports SD/MMC cards if you are willing to expand the memory of the MP3 player. It has USB port which can be used to connect this alarm clock to a PC. This alarm clock is powered by both electricity and batteries. The dimensions of this alarm clock are e248x84x42mm. It weighs 343g. Priced at $48, this alarm clock is available for purchase online from Brando.
8. Hello Kitty Alarm Clock
This innovative alarm clock features radio and MP3 player. Hello Kitty Alarm Clock supports MP3 and WMA and has slot for SD/MMC card. It has two 2W inbuilt speakers. This alarm clock is powered by both electricity and batteries.