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TEAC SL-D930 is retro-styled Bluetooth, CD and radio system

TEAC has revealed details of a new all-in-one music system that combines up-to-date features and spec with a retro design.

The TEAC SL-D930 combines an AM/FM radio (with up to 40 presets) with a top-loading CD player, while also supporting wireless Bluetooth streaming from smartphones, tablets and computers.

A 2.1-channel speaker system is powered by a Class-D type amplifier capable of pumping out a total of 20 watts of power.

The eye-catching design, said to be inspired by "chrome-bedecked classic 1950s American cars", is available in four colours, black, red, silver and white.

Essentially a well-endowed clock radio, this TEAC system has snooze and sleep timers, and a variable-brightness digital clock.

Completing the spec sheet are a front-mounted headphone input and an aux input for connecting other audio devices. You also get a colour-coordinated remote control.

TEAC is no stranger to the all-in-one music system, with systems such as the AirPlay CR-H700DAB sitting alongside the more affordable NS-X1 dock system, though this is the first to sport such a retro design.

Due on sale by mid-March, the TEAC SL-D930 system will set you back £199.

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by Joe Cox

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Joe is Content Director for Specialist Tech at Future and was previously the Global Editor-in-Chief of What Hi-Fi?. He has worked on What Hi-Fi? across print and online for more than 15 years, writing news, reviews and features. He has covered product launch events across the world, from Apple to Technics, Sony and Samsung, reported from CES, the Bristol Show and Munich High End for many years, and provided comment for sites such as the BBC and the Guardian. In his spare time he enjoys mixing vinyl and cycling.