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Q:I read on Milwaukee's site that this radio has a USB port and they show a picture of that port, but some folks state that theirs has no USB but rather a 12 volt outlet on the back of the unit. Did Milwaukee change the design at some point? I looked at the display radio at home Depot and it had the 12 volt port but no USB...can someone clarify? Thanks.
A:Model 2790-80 has been discontinued and no longer available
Q:Does this radio do bluetooth?
A:No, the Milwaukee 2790 does not have bluetooth
Q:Has anybody upgraded the speakers to get a louder sound. I love the radio but work in a machine shop and it's at its limit.
A:There is not a speaker upgrade for this unit that we are aware of at this time.
A:There is not a speaker upgrade for this unit we are ware of at this time.
Q:Have a Dewalt radio and a Milwaukee job site radios use the Dewalt because it changes its self my Milwaukee came with my 15 tool kit why not just put a charger into the radio?
A:Your question can be better answered by the manufacturer. You can reach Milwaukee directly at 800-729-3878
Q:Radio won't come on when it's plugged up
A:Please contact the manufacturer directly for troubleshooting assistance at 800-729-3878.
Q:Is this radio water proof?
A:The Milwaukee 2790-80 radio is not water proof.
Q:can this product be used outside of the US especially the Philippines?
A:This product is built to be used on a 120v electrical outlet.
Q:How come a new unit comes with a 5yr warranty, and a refurbished one, has a 1yr warranty????
A:That is how the manufacturer chooses to warranty reconditioned tools.
Q:Why can't we get an answer to the question, asked, over a month ago??? What is the diference between a model# 2790-20 and 2790-80???
A:The -20 is new and the -80 is reconditioned.
Q:How long will it play with an m12 battery powering it?
A:6 to 8 hours.
Q:What is the difference between the 2790-20 and the 2790-80
A:The 2790-20 is a new tool and the 2790-80 is reconditioned.
Q:Will this play music from a usb thumb drive?
A:Yes, this radio is equipped with a USB adapter.
Q:am I right to understand that the radio will not charge batteries? Will this defect of product be remedied soon?
A:Yes, your are correct. Milwaukee radios so not have the functionality to charge batteries.
A:It's not known if the newer model will have charging capabilities but I'm sure ithe company has heard what we want, they tried to make us happy by making it where u can use any battery. The next edition will probably even have outlets built in, it shouldn't be long for new radio since the FUEL edition is making its way
Q:can i use my ipod
A:This radio is MP3 completable.
A:yes ,ipod ,iphone
Q:What is the comparison between the 2590-80 and this unit and what are the phisical sizes of each.Which one has the best reception.
A:Listed below are the dimensions for the radios:
Q:Will this radio charge my batteries if it's plugged in? If not, does milwaukee make a job site radio that will? If not, why not?
A:No, THe milwaukee radios will not charge the batteries because they do not have that functionality built in to them.
A:Yes this year Milwaukee is bringing out a job site radio that will charge the batteries,cheers Elvince.
A:They make one now that does. It will charge your batterys bluetooth to your phone, and mp3/usb plugin. $300 though. I want one but can't. Affoard just yet.
|Includes:||Job Site Radio - 2790-20||Job Site Radio - 2790-80|
|Availability:||Out of Stock||Out of Stock|
|Warranty:||5 Year Limited||1 Year Limited|