According to the prestigious London-based business news daily, Financial Times, There are 5 gadgets on the UK market that will ‘change your audio experience’.
None are bargains. But one of them is radio. He’s probably one of the most innovative when it comes to services offered in an expensive but easy-to-use box.
Introduction of Luark R2 Mk4. It sells for US$623.99 at Friday’s British Pound exchange rate.
who would spend over $600 wireless? It’s not your dad’s AM/FM equipment.
As financial times Ruark Audio is a family owned business that has “quietly made beautifully designed, exquisitely sounding audio products for the better part of 40 years”.
Today, the company is bringing to market the fourth generation model of its ‘supercharged’ radio unit, the R2. “It comes with a completely revised look featuring a slatted wood grill that is faintly reminiscent of kitchen top models from the ’70s,” says the publication. “But the features are very modern.”
And that’s what makes the Luark R2 Mk4 so remarkable. In addition to FM, it also comes with DAB+, the British digital radio standard. It also provides easy access to Spotify, the podcast platform Deezer, Amazon Music, and “access to thousands of Internet radio stations and podcasts.”
Especially missing from the conversation is Medium Wave (AM) radio, which is rare across Europe in 2022.
financial times I am not 100% satisfied with my device. “Given the small screen and single dial, calling the latter with a smartphone to play over Bluetooth isn’t too much of a hassle,” said a review published last week.
That said, “the sound is as sweet and rounded and sophisticated as it looks.”
Click here for more information on the R2 Smart Music System.