Elan E3 (Black)

AU $129.99

Elan E3 (Black)

Portable DAB/DAB+ and FM radio with colour display

AU $129.99 SRP

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Elan E3 is a portable DAB/DAB+ digital and FM radio available in a selection of vibrant finishes to brighten up your living environment.


  • Station Presets (40)

    40 Station Presets

    Quickly select up to 40 DAB/FM stations of your choice

  • DAB and DAB+ Icon

    DAB, DAB+ & FM Radio

    Listen to your favourite DAB, DAB+ and FM stations

  • Colour Screen

    Colour Screen

    Vivid and informative full colour TFT display. Perfect in all light conditions

  • Aux-in


    Play your own music from any compatible device

  • Alarms


    Wake up to your favourite radio station or a tone alarm

  • Plug in your headphones to enjoy private listening

    Headphones Out

    Plug in your headphones to enjoy private listening

Full Description

Elan E3 is the practical contemporary radio from Pure, with DAB/DAB+ and FM, you can listen to all of your favourite radio stations in crystal clear quality. The vibrant colour display and simple controls makes accessing stations and using Elan E3 a joyful experience. Truly versatile, with the option of being powered by mains or battery, Elan E3 can be enjoyed anywhere in or out of the home. Available in a range of finishes, Elan E3 will add a touch of colour to your living space. 

More stations, digital quality

DAB digital radio brings you a diverse range of great content in highly-detailed, digital-quality sound much of which is only available on digital radio. Digital radios automatically find all your available stations and let you select them by name, and there’s also FM for any station that have not yet gone digital.

Elan E3 is also Digital Tick approved so you can rest assured that you’re ready for any future FM to digital radio switchover.

Colour screen

Elan E3 has a vivid and informative 2.8” full colour TFT display.  The large vibrant screen makes accessing the growing number of digital radio stations a breeze.  View your favourite station’s information and slideshow artwork in full colour.

Slideshow artwork

An increasing number of digital radio stations are broadcasting supplementary information and graphics, such as music album artwork, programme information, weather and images.  Elan E3 can display this visual content in full screen and full colour

Simple to use

Practical button layout and large vibrant display makes operating Elan E3 a pleasurable experience.  Browsing menus, selecting stations and adjusting settings is simple and intuitive.  

Great sound

Elan E3 produces surprising audio performance from a compact form factor.

Elan E3 uses a bespoke 3” full range speaker powered by a digital amplifier to ensure it plays louder and clearer. With six equalisation settings, you can quickly adjust the tone and make all genres of music sound amazing. Elan E3’s bass, treble and loudness can be adjusted to fulfil personal listening requirements.   

Versatile and portable

Elan E3’s compact form factor allows it to be placed anywhere and in the most space limited of environments.  Powered by mains or 4 x AA batteries, Elan E3 can be used around the home or out and about.

Packed full of features

Elan E3 delivers more than just great sounding radio.  A digital clock with two alarms means that you will never be late, and a kitchen timer to support your cooking activities!

Connect your mobile phone or tablet to the audio input and use Elan E3 as speaker for your favourite music, Elan E3 includes a headphone output for personal listening.

Designed and engineered in the UK

Like all our products, Elan E3 was designed and engineered in the UK by our expert engineering teams. This not only ensures great sound and impressive build quality, but allows us to offer the reassurance of a three year warranty as standard.


  • Approvals:

    CE marked. Hereby, Pure declares:
    For products manufactured prior to 13th June 2017 that the device is in compliance with the essential requirements of EMC Directive 2014/30/EU and LVD 2014/35/EU.
    For products manufactured on or after 13th June 2017 that the device is in compliance with the essential requirements and other provisions of RED 2014/53/EU.

  • Batteries:

    4 x AA batteries (not included)

  • Dimensions:

    200mm width x 53mm depth x 115mm height

  • Display:

    2.8” TFT full colour display

  • FM transmit range:

    87.5-108 MHz (with RDS)

  • Frequencies:

    DAB/DAB+, Band III 174-240 MHz

  • Radio:

    Digital (DAB/DAB+)

  • Receiver power supply:

    DC 6V, 500ma

  • Software version :


What's in the box

Box contents:

  • Elan E3
  • Power Adapter
  • User Guide

Reviews & awards


The Pure Elan E3 is a great DAB radio if you're on a budget, at under £50 it offers good sound quality and even comes with two alarms and a sleep timer.

, 79/100

With its classic 'alarm and snooze' design, the Elan E3 was clearly manufactured with your bedroom in mind.

, 4/5 stars

If you are looking for a new radio for around the house or on the go, you need not look any further!

, 4/5 stars

A compact radio with good features, sound and radio reception. With the option to run on AA batteries this could be a good model to choose if you want a compact portable for travelling.

, 4.5/5 stars



  • Is this radio future ready?

    Yes, Pure were one of the first manufacturers to be certified with the Digital Tick. It's the industry standard mark that lets you be certain your radio is ready for any future digital switchover.

  • Can I use this radio as a speaker for my mobile or tablet?

    Yes, Elan E3 includes an auxiliary input so you can connect your device and listen to your favourite music or streaming service.

  • Can I use this radio outside?

    Yes, Elan E3 can be powered by 4 x AA batteries making it truly portable.  However, Elan E3 should not be used under rainy conditions or wet environments.