The Philips model 540 was manufactured by Philips Electrical Industries of N.Z. Ltd in 1947.
5-valve miniature mantle radio - Philips' first midget radio.
Also released as the Mullard model 515 Meteor (or Mullardette) with a different grille design.
2 chassis versions, one which uses American octal valves and the other which uses English valves (540E version)
2 dial versions, MK1 has the low frequency at the left hand side of the dial while the MK2 has the opposite arrangement.
Intermediate Frequency: 455kc/s
Frequency Bands: 1