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Not yet but I am certainly excited about recieving mine which we are told will be the end of the month. I have tried many handheld DAB's and to be honest they havent really lived up to what I require from a DAB radio (although the Perstel 301 is close).
This hopefully is going to break that opinion and why oh why cant i get it now
I'm interested in having a read of the What Hi-Fi article if anyone knows where I can get a look at it. Other reviews I have read have been very favourable towards the 2000 albeit a lot saying it is a rather larger unit than some of the other handheld DAB's available.
Foghorn, as for the perstel 301. Personal preference says it is not as 'sexy' looking as the 2000 (if a piece of electronic equipment can be sexy) but does indeed perform well and has most of the features of the 2000. Yes it doesnt have the fancy text store (or txt store) and it's only Dual band (no L-Band) but has all the SD card functionality (no timer record though) and has the added benefit of lpaying back WMA as well as MP2 and MP3.
All my own personal opinions and I am not trying to sell you anything.
After playing around for a day or two here are my thoughts on some of the above...
Chunky/Cassette Walkman sized device.....hardly a Nano!!
build quality seems OK, and sound reproduction is good (replace those supplied earphones though!)
Deficiencies (in version 1.0 software anyway)....
No support for any other encoding/decoding than MP3/MP2.....not sure what the bit rate limits are on this or whether VBR is supported as I havn't tried yet. Come on Pure.....some support for MP4 variants such as AAC would be welcome even if WMA is omitted.
No support for playlists!!
No support for EPG and no support for timed recordings.
was thinking of buying one of these,but reading these maybe not. have a minidisc and a perstel101 dab at the moment and wanted to listen to my own stuff and dab radio but it seems the manufacturers arent giving us what we want. does sony do a radio/mdisc walkman i wonder?