To prison iPod from Sony for 50 bucks?




To prison iPod from Sony for 50 bucks?
Sony SRF-39FP

Sony brand is widely known for the consumer electronics market. If a segment of smartphones the company is experiencing stiff competition from tech giants such as Apple and Samsung , then the segment of mobile devices for prisoners with whom she does not compete.

Sony makes a wonderful device codenamed SRF-39FP. It is a pocket sized analog receiver signals in the AM / FM, designed specifically for use in places long imprisonment. Radio has gained wide popularity so in these circles that the local steel call it “prison iPod», said in an entertaining article published by the American weekly The New Yorker.

This popularity did not come just like that. This device is not a random product in the portfolio of Sony. SRF-39FP purposefully designed as a receiver for the prisoners. This is evidenced not only the information needs of users, but also the last two letters in the name, which stands for «Federal Prison» («Federal Prison”).


Sony SRF-39FP dressed in a transparent body, which makes an attempt to smuggle contraband into prison. Since the enclosure is made of highly durable plastic, the risk of accidental damage is minimized. Because you’re using a heavy-duty receiver, the signal passes easily through the thick walls of modern prisons. But the main value of SRF-39FP is long battery life. On one AA battery device can work as much as 40 hours.

Many who served at the exit to freedom often give their radios inmates, whether from a sense of camaraderie, or for some other reasons. But if you want Sony SRF-39FP can still be found in specialty stores across the U.S., despite the fact that since its release 15 years have passed. Is “a prison iPod» about $ 50. There is a desire?
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