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RX-D500 Powerful Portable FM Radio & CD Player

Price (RRP)$ 299.00

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Powerful Portable Radio with CD

The compact D500 delivers a surprisingly rich sound with enhanced bass performance. 20W of power is combined with a Sound Booster to bring your music or audio books to life. A convenient handle and optional battery support make it equally suited for use indoors or out in the garden. Enjoy your favourite music from the CD Player or FM radio, easily accessible with 5 radio pre-set buttons.
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Rich Sound and Strong Bass Brings Music to Life

The D500 is equipped with two 8cm full-range speaker units which boast a total power output of 20W – remarkable in such a compact, sleek unit. Flare-shaped bass reflex ports help ensure smoother airflow, reducing air turbulence, to provide full-bodied warm bass tones.
Rich Sound and Strong Bass Brings Music to Life

Sound Booster Enhances Audio Quality

The Sound Booster equaliser helps you get the best from music and spoken word. Four unique Sound Booster modes - Heavy, Soft, Clear and Vocal are available to enhance all genres of music, podcasts and audio books.
Sound Booster Enhances Audio Quality

Music on the Move

Thanks to an integrated carrying handle, a stylish compact form and the ability to take batteries – this unit is equally beneficial for enjoyment inside or out. Its powerful rich sound makes it the perfect partner in the kitchen, or to help get the party started at your next backyard BBQ.
Music on the Move

Five Pre-Set Radio Stations

Channel surfing your favourite radio stations is easy thanks to the pre-set tuning buttons. Easily save and recall your favourite stations with one button simplicity!
Five Pre-Set Radio Stations

Start Your Day with Music

The D500 features a Play Timer function that can automatically start playing your favourite radio station or CD at a specific time every day. Wake up to your favourite tune or set it as an automatic reminder to tune into your favourite radio show or news bulletin.
Start Your Day with Music


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Size and Weight


Its weight is approximate number without battery. With battery, D500 weighs approx. 3.0 kg.

  • Total Output Power 20WTotal Output Power 20W
  • Sound BoosterSound Booster
  • 4 Preset EQ4 Preset EQ
  • FMFM
  • CDCD
  • 5 Preset Buttons5 Preset Buttons

20W output power and flare-shaped bass reflex ports provide rich, full-bodied sound

Sound Booster function enhances audio according to your personal preference

Built-in handle and battery compatibility for maximum portability & convenience

5 radio pre-sets to keep you tuned to your favourite stations

Play Timer to set a daily audio reminder for CD or Radio


  • Amp Type

    • Stereo Amp
  • RMS Output Power (AC Power Supply)

    • 20W (1 kHz, THD 10%, 6Ω)
  • RMS Output Power (Battery Supply)

    • 12W (1 kHz, THD 10%, 6Ω)

Speaker System

  • Type

    • 1 way, 1 speaker system
  • Unit

    • 8cm Full Range x 2
  • Bass Expand

    • Bass Reflex Port


  • Playback Disc *¹

    • CD-R / RW
  • Format

    • CD-DA / MP3
  • Codec/Decorder

    • MP3
  • Mecha.Type

    • 1CD (Top-Open Type)


  • Version

    • -
  • Class

    • -
  • Codec

    • -
  • Wireless Audio Playback

    • -
  • Remote Control

    • -
  • Hands-Free Speakerphone

    • -
  • Connectivity

    • -
  • Bluetooth Standby

    • -


  • Play / Rec.*²

    • Play
      • -
    • Rec.
      • -
  • USB Standard

    • -
  • Support Format

    • -
  • Charging for Smartphone

    • -


  • Station Presets

    • FM
      • 30 stations
    • DAB Plus
      • -
  • Radio Data System

    • -
  • Auto Tuning

    • Yes
  • Antenna

    • Built-in (min. 180 - max. 823mm)

Sound Function

  • Super Sound EQ, Super Bass Sound

    • Sound Booster
  • Preset EQ

    • Heavy
      • Yes
    • Soft
      • Yes
    • Clear
      • Yes
    • Vocal
      • Yes
    • News
      • -
    • Cinema
      • -
  • Manual EQ

    • -


  • USB Port

    • Yes (For Service Use and Customer Software Update)
  • Audio IN

    • AUX
      • -
    • Opt-In
      • -
  • Audio OUT

    • -
  • Mic Jack

    • -


  • Display

    • Size (View area)
      • 45 x 15.9 mm
    • Type
      • LCD (Union Jack) without Backlight
  • Preset Keys

    • Yes (5 Direct Preset Keys on Main Set)
  • Handle

    • Built-in Handle


  • Power Supply

    • AC 220 - 240V, 50/60Hz
  • Power Consumption *³

    • Normal Use
      • 14 W
    • Normal Standby
      • 0.2 W
    • BT Standby
      • -
  • Dimmer

    • -
  • Auto OFF

    • Yes
  • Language Indication

    • Alphabet
  • Timer Function *⁴

    • Sleep
      • Yes
    • Clock
      • Yes
    • Play Timer
      • Yes
    • Rec Timer
      • -
  • Battery

    • Battery Operation *⁴
      • LR14/ R14(C) x 8pcs

Dimensions, Weight

  • Dimensions (W x H x D)

    • 346 x 130 x 239 mm
  • Weight

    • Without Battery
      • 2.5 Kg (approximate)
    • With Battery
      • 3.0 Kg (approximate)


  • Black


  • Remote *⁵

    • Remote Control
      • -
    • Dry Battery for Remote
      • -
  • AC Cord

    • Yes (1.5 m)
  • Operating Instruction

    • WEB OI
  • Quick Setting Guide

    • -


  • *1 Playability may vary depending on the contents, discs and quality of the recording.
    *2 Only a USB flash drive. Playback is not possible from a portable device (Apple, Android, etc.) using a USB extension cable.
    *3 Specifications are subject to change without notice. All numbers given here are approximate.
    *4 Timer functions reset when there is a power failure or when the AC mains lead is removed.
    *5 The unit cannot be turned on from the remote control when using batteries as the power source.


  • Recording and playback of content on this (or any other) device may require permission from the copyright owner. Panasonic has no authority to and does not grant you that permission and explicitly disclaims any right, ability or intention to obtain such permission on your behalf. It is your responsibility to ensure that your use of this or any other device complies with applicable copyright law in your country.


  • The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Panasonic Corporation is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners.

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