Transistor Radios Around the World

Home --- Timeline --- Radios by Country

Before '54 --- North America --- Western Europe --- Japan and Pacific --- East Bloc and USSR


1955 Sony TR-55

First commercial Japanese transistor radio, released in August 1955.
Photo from Modern Japanese Design, Penny Sparke, 1987, E.P. Dutton

1955 Sony TR-55

back to Timeline



All content 2014 by Robert Davidson, worldtransistors@gmail.com All Rights Reserved