Vintage Philips tube radio / amplifier type B5X22A – 1962

A wonderful vintage radio / amplifier from Philips, tube radio type B5X22A. This is a nice radio amplifier for at home use or decoration


A wonderful vintage radio / amplifier. It is a Philips tube radio type B5X22A. With the din plugin on the rear, the radio can also be used as a tube amplifier. With a din to jack adapter (not included), you could even use it as a guitar tube amplifier. Radio is in a very good condition looks good, few signs of use but works well. An external antenna is required for better reception. There is a small scratch on the left side of the wooden case (see picture)

Various inputs are available at the rear. This is a nice amplifier for at home or for decoration purposes.
Gives a nice vintage sound and is really special!

  • Model type: B5X22A
  • Valve / tubes : ECC85; ECH81; EF85; EABC80; EM84; EL84; EZ80
  • Wave bands : Broadcast, Long Wave, Short Wave plus FM or UHF
  • Volume and 2x tone (bass and treble)
  • 1x vintage Philips speaker
  • 4 push buttons to change the timbre (sound)
  • Output for additional speaker (5 Ohm)
  • Input for external antenna
  • Input for pickup
  • Connect the radio part (for better reception, external antenna)
  • Wood Casing
  • Power type and voltage : Alternating Current supply (AC) / 110-220 Volt *
  • Dimensions: 500 x 310 x 220 mm / 19.7 x 12.2 x 8.7 inch
  • Year: 1962
  • Manufactured in: Belgium (Philips Leuven)

Condition: The radio is in great cosmetic and working condition for it’s age. The wooden case is very shiny and all the buttons are in working condition. A small scratch on the left-hand side of the wooden case (see picture) Please note, only some basic testing has been done. Radio has been tested for reception and sounds great.

* radio is currently set to 220v and comes with an EU-power cord


Weight 8,5 kg

Brown, cream


Pre-owned, Used – Very Good



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