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Roberts Opus digital radio

Product code: HD12
£252.00 (inc VAT) £210.00 (ex VAT)

The ex VAT price will apply to blind or partially sighted people, or someone buying on their behalf.

Not just a portable digital radio, the Opus also supports Bluetooth audio streaming from a smart device, and USB recording and playback. Features a large easy-to-read LCD display and 10 one-touch radio station pre-sets for DAB, DAB+ and FM RDS.

Whether you want to shout at The Archers, dance to your Rolling Stones CD or settle down with an audio book or a podcast, the Opus is an easy-to-use way to do it. This portable radio allows you to listen to DAB, DAB+ and FM radio stations as well as audio content streamed via Bluetooth or stored on a USB stick.

The Opus has a charcoal grey finish with contrasting, tactile yellow controls and a black carry handle with white stitching. It features a large easy-to-read LCD display with zoom function for increased visibility, and 10 one-touch radio station pre-sets for DAB, DAB+ and FM stations.

This tabletop radio can be easily moved around the home, so you can listen in any room, garden or even the shed.

Select one of your favourite radio stations, or listen to music, podcasts and audiobooks on your smart device by connecting via Bluetooth. You can also listen to your latest audio book on USB memory stick. The Opus supports USB recording (from the radio, Bluetooth source, auxiliary input, internal microphone or external microphone), as well as playback from USB memory sticks.

The Roberts Opus can be powered using the mains power cable supplied or by fitting four LR14 (C size) batteries. If you choose to use rechargeable batteries, they can be recharged using the radio’s built-in charger.


  • Easy-to-see portable radio and media player.
  • High contrast buttons with raised tactile symbols.
  • Large, easy-to-read LCD display with zoom function.
  • DAB, DAB+ and FM RDS wavebands.
  • Can set up to 10 radio stations as favourites.
  • USB memory stick support; recording and playback.
  • Colour: Charcoal grey with contrasting yellow controls.
  • Size: 13 × 25 × 13.5cm (5.11 × 9.84 × 5.3 inches).
  • Weight: 4.4kg (9.7lbs).
  • Supplied with audio instructions on a USB memory stick.

Battery information:

  • Mains power cable supplied; can also be fitted with 4 × C batteries (not included).
  • Rechargeable batteries can be recharged using the built-in charger.

Downloadable product instructions:


Standard delivery times

For items we keep in stock at our warehouse, we make every effort to deliver your order within five working days. However if you've not received your goods within seven working days please contact our Helpline on 0303 123 9999 who will be able to help you.

Covid-19 measures: our warehouse and special order suppliers are still operating and dispatching orders at this time. However, please be aware that Royal Mail and couriers are under increased pressure and their delivery timescales may be extended. Your order may take a few extra days to reach you.

Special orders

We work with partners to deliver products on our behalf. We will pass on your contact information to be able to deliver the product effectively. Whilst delivery is usually within seven days, it may take up to six weeks.  

Articles for the Blind scheme

Most of our products and some publications in large print (16 point and above) can be sent by freepost under Royal Mail's "Articles for the Blind" scheme.

However, the Articles for the Blind scheme offers no guarantees of delivery or insurance for valuable items. Therefore we have to use alternative delivery methods, such as courier and Royal Mail services, for higher value orders.

Delivery charges

Where a product incurs a delivery charge this is highlighted in the product details and will be added to your order at checkout.

Dispatch note

When we send your products, the package will include a "dispatch note" with details of the contents. It is really important to check this against the actual contents of the package and alert us immediately (within seven working days of receiving the order) about any discrepancies.


If you find this product is unsuitable for your needs, or is faulty, then follow our returns instructions to ensure we deal with your enquiry efficiently.  Some products cannot be returned.  More information can be found in product description where applicable. 

Special order products are non-returnable unless faulty. We kindly ask our customers to ensure that any faulty products being returned are packaged securely for stable transit, or the warranty may be voided. Where possible, please use the original packaging. These include specially ordered items that are not part of our standard range. This also includes personalised items, including computer packages, as well as special order canes, walking sticks and more.

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