The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0719/17

Product:  Portable radio

Name: FM Radio with USB/SD Music Player

Batch number / Barcode:  3370200761887, 9009203500400

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Communication and media equipment


Type / number of model:  GF-6188TD-REC-MIC

Risk type: Electric shock
The conductor paths of the mains input and the 6V DC input are very close together. This could lead to accessible parts of the radio being at mains voltage.

The product does not comply with the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive and the relevant European standard EN 60335.

Measures ordered by public authorities (to: Retailer): Withdrawal of the product from the market

Description:  Portable FM radio with a USB socket and SD-card slot. Supplied with a mains cable. There is also a 6V DC input socket which can be used to charge the built-in battery.

Country of origin: China

Alert submitted by: Germany