Portable radios are, by far, the most popular category of shortwave radio on the market today. These days, portables pack a big punch, are loaded with features and are quite affordable. Below, you will find a list of all portable radios categorized by manufacturer. Click on the radio name and model to view details.

The new Tecsun S-8800

Alinco DJ-X7T
Alinco DJ-X11T

Anjan DTS-09
Anjan DTS-10

C. Crane
C. Crane CC Skywave
CC Skywave SSB
C. Crane CCRadio-SW
C. Crane CCRadio-SWP

Chengdu NewStar Electronics
DR111 DRM Radio

County Comm
County Comm ETFR
County Comm GP-4L
CountyComm GP-5/SSB (new)

The Degen DE32

The Degen DE32

Degen DE11 (a.k.a. Kaito KA11)
Degen DE105 (a.k.a. Kaito KA105)
Degen DE1102 (a.k.a. Kaito KA1102)
Degen DE1103 (a.k.a. Kaito KA1103)
Degen DE1107 (a.k.a. Kaito KA1107)
Degen DE1121 (a.k.a. Kaito KA1121)
Degen DE1123 (a.k.a. Kaito KA1123)
Degen DE1125 (a.k.a. Kaito KA801)
Degen DE1126
Degen DE1127
Degen DE1128
Degen DE1129
Degen DE15 (a.k.a. Kaito DE15)
Degen DE32
Degen DE321

Etón E1
Etón E5 (a.k.a. Grundig G5)
Etón Field (new)
Etón Mini 400 (new)
Etón Satellit (new)
Etón Traveler III (new)

Eton Traveler III portable DSP radio

Eton Traveler III portable DSP radio

Grundig G2
Grundig G3
Grundig G5 (a.k.a. Etón E5)
Grundig G6
Grundig G8
Grundig G4000A
Grundig M300
Grundig M400
Grundig Satellit 750
Grundig S350DL
Grundig S450DLX
Grundig YB-300PE

Icom IC-R6
Icom IC-R20

The Sony ICF-SW7600GR portable shortwave receiver

Kaito WRX911 (a.k.a. Tecsun R-911)
Kaito KA008
Kaito KA11 (a.k.a. Degen DE11)
Kaito KA105 (a.k.a. Degen DE105)
Kaito KA500
Kaito KA 801
Kaito KA1102 (a.k.a. Degen DE1102)
Kaito KA1103 (a.k.a. Degen DE1103)
Kaito KA1107 (a.k.a. Degen DE1107)
Kaito KA1121 (a.k.a. Degen DE1121)
Kaito KA1123 (a.k.a. Degen DE1123)
Kaito DE15 (a.k.a. Degen DE15)

The Kchibo D96L ultralight shortwave radio

Kchibo D6110
Kchibo D92L
Kchibo D95L
Kchibo D96L
Kchibo KK-9803

Melson S8

Panasonic RF-562D

Quantum J-114U
Quantum FX R18US
Quantum FX R25U

Sangean ATS-404
Sangean ATS-505P
Sangean ATS-909

The Sangean ATS-909X portable shortwave radio

Sangean ATS-909X
Sangean SG-622
Sangean PT-10
Sangean PT-50
Sangean PT-80
Sangean PT-633

Sony ICF-F11S
Sony ICF-F12S
Sony ICF-SW7600GR

Supersonic SC-1099


The Tecsun PL-880 is the latest offering by the prominent radio manufacturer, Tecsun.

The Tecsun PL-880.

Tecsun H-501 (future)
Tecsun DR-920
Tecsun PL-210
Tecsun PL-310
Tecsun PL-360
Tecsun PL-380
Tecsun PL-390
Tecsun PL-398MP
Tecsun PL-398BT
Tecsun PL-505
Tecsun PL-600
Tecsun PL-606
Tecsun PL-660
Tecsun PL-880
Tecsun R306
Tecsun R-909
Tecsun R-911 (a.k.a. Kaito WRX911)
Tecsun PL-990 (future)
Tecsun R-2010 (replaced by Tecsun R-2010D)
Tecsun R-2010D
Tecsun R-9012
Tecsun S-8800