This is as analog sounding as you can get for an under $50 tuner. Design is simple with a focus on sound and keeping it simple. There is no circuitry to store radio station presets so you would need to manually “roll” the knob and find the radio stations you want to listen. Compared to other sub-$50 digital tuners, the Yamaha was more natural sounding and with a good antenna (outdoor preferred) you would almost think you
Cosmetically it is in good shape for its age. Some surface oxidation on the rear panel which is common with vintage gear but otherwise, it looks really good. All lights work bright and is quite a sight in a dimly lit room. We do not have the original box but will securely pack this for safe shipping.