RUARK AUDIO R1 DELUXE TABLETOP DAB+ RADIO WALNUT
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Critics have quoted our R1 as ‘the Aston Martin of DAB radios’ a statement of which we are justly proud, as it concisely describes our company ethos. Beautifully simple, R1 is ideal for the kitchen, perfect in the office and simply delightful to wake up to in the bedroom, but most importantly, if you love radio then we are confident that you’ll find R1 a revelation.
Programme, time and alarm information are shown with vivid clarity on the latest technology OLED display. Clean and stylish, our displays retain their readability at any viewing angle and the brightness can be adjusted to suit your needs, both when active and also in standby.
One of our first projects when establishing Ruark Audio was to design an easy to use control system. The result is our trademark RotoDial controller. With the introduction of R1 Mk3 we made our RotoDial controller even better and now whether you own R1, R2, R4 or even R7 you will intuitively know how to use each due to the similarity of their operation.
Voice control and streaming from the likes of Amazon and Google are exciting new technologies, but knowing which one is right for you and which will stand the test of time can be a daunting decision. This is a key reason why all our products incorporate Bluetooth and additional inputs, so new technology devices can easily be connected and enjoyed with our products class leading sound and when technology changes (which it is bound to) then it is very easy for you to upgrade as required.
BEST RADIO PERFORMANCE
Radio performance on DAB and FM is first class and with DAB+ technology also built in, R1 can be used in countries such as Australia, Denmark, France, Germany and Norway where this updated system is now being used. DAB+ also ensures that R1 is future-ready for the implementation of this digital radio technology in the UK.
WIRELESS BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY
With a quality Bluetooth receiver built in, you can wirelessly stream your music, internet radio and other services such as Spotify from your smartphone or computer direct to R1. R1 also remembers up to seven previous Bluetooth connections and allows users to conveniently switch between them. Most importantly sound quality over Bluetooth with R1 you will find sublime.
R1 makes a glorious bedside clock radio and with comprehensive dual alarms you’ll be woken from your slumbers with beautiful natural sound exactly when you want. R1 also has adjustable sleep and snooze timers so you can doze off and snooze with its soothing sound.
HIGH FIDELITY RADIO
R1 is regarded as one of the best sounding radios you can buy, but that’s because we understand the importance of enclosure and drive unit design to create great sound. In every way R1 has been developed like a high fidelity speaker crafted from materials chosen for their excellent acoustic properties and our custom full range drive unit designed for superb dynamics and a smooth natural frequency response.
R1 is crafted from quality materials which we know from our years spent designing High-Fidelity loudspeakers, provide the best sound, but aesthetically the combination of natural hand finished wood and precise cool man-made materials have the added benefit of making our products feel as good to touch as they are to see and hear.
CONNECT AND CHARGE
On the rear of R1 we’ve provided a headphone output and a switchable input so other audio devices can be connected and enjoyed with R1’s sonorous sound. R1 also features a USB charge port designed to charge Smartphones and other similar devices. This is particularly useful when using R1 as a bedside radio, so your phone is charged and ready for when you wake.
Class leading sound quality
Hand crafted bass reflex tuned and damped enclosure
Ruark Audio 75mm high-fidelity drive unit
Linear Class A-B Amplifier, 9 watts nominal output
Audio grade components throughout
Loudness function provides enhanced sound at low volume levels
DAB, DAB+ and FM Tuner with RDS
10 station presets for both DAB & FM (20 in total)
Built-in quality Bluetooth audio receiver
Stores and displays up to seven Bluetooth devices
High contrast OLED display with large format clock
Adjustable brightness to suit requirements
Intuitive click to select RotoDial control system
3.5mm Stereo headphone output
Switchable 3.5mm line input to connect other audio devices
USB charge port (5V 1.0A) for charging smartphones etc.
Removable Telescopic aerial with F-type connector
Easy-to-use programable dual alarm with once, daily, weekday and weekend settings
Adjustable alarm volume
Adjustable snooze and sleep timers
100-240VAC, 50-60Hz input, 14VDC 1.5A output
H170 × W130 × D135mm
1 Year Warranty
Free Delivery (Australia Wide)
2-5 working days processing period