Ruark MRx Bluetooth speaker

Ruark’s MRx connected speaker offers Bluetooth, internet radio and a wide range of Wi-Fi streaming options. Enjoy multiroom music connected to additional MRx speakers, or to Ruark’s R2 Mk3 or R7 Mk3. High quality Ruark audio quality is assured alongside easy app control and classic, sophisticated design.

A Host of Wireless Streaming
Connect via Bluetooth supported by aptX technology for stable, CD-quality sound. With built-in Wi-Fi you can tune into Internet Radio, or access music streaming services Spotify Connect, Tidal and Deezer (streaming services may require subscription). Or stream directly from other devices on the same network. Connect wired devices via the analogue/optical or USB inputs.

High Fidelity Sound
Ruark have developed new speaker units for the MRx, with stereo full-range drivers and a powerful neodymium magnet system. Using the latest sound processing technology, Ruark have tuned the audio for a rich and detailed, high fidelity soundstage that fills the room and belies the MRx’s compact size.

App Control
Adjust volume or select source easily from the dial on the front of the speaker, and access full control on your smart device with the Ruark Link app (iOS and Android).

Multiroom Compatible
It can be wirelessly linked up with other MRx speakers or Ruark’s R2 Mk3 or R7 Mk3 for multiroom music. Listen to different music in different rooms, or play the same track throughout the home.

Classic Design
MRx is constructed from premium materials for both aesthetic and audio performance. A hand-finished cabinet, alloy stand, and British-sourced fabric front ensure a sophistication of design to match the sound.

RUARK R7 – to order

THE RADIOGRAM REDEFINED!

MULTI-FORMAT CD PLAYER

R7 Mk3 has been designed for music enthusiast and collectors and in our opinion CD is still one of the best ways to experience ultimate sound reproduction. R7 features a multi-format player that will make your CD collection sound better than ever and alongside standard CDs, R7 will also play home-made CDs encoded with WAV, MP3, AAC and other popular music files. R7 Mk3 will also display track and artist information when this data is available on the disc.

A WORLD OF RADIO

R7’s DAB and FM tuners provide easy access to local and national radio broadcasts and with DAB+ technology also built in, R7 can be used in countries where this updated format is now being used and makes it future-ready for the implementation of this technology in the UK. For international broadcasts, R7s internet tuner allows you to access broadcasts world-wide, so whatever your nationality taste or style, with R7s search capability you will find stations that you will love.

GREAT CONNECTIVITY

R7 has great connectivity featuring switchable analogue and digital connections and a dedicated turntable input with a moving magnet phono stage built in. Also included is a multi-purpose USB socket so you can conveniently charge your smartphone and also playback music loaded onto a memory stick or portable hard drive in a variety of popular audio codec’s including WAV, WMA, AAC, FLAC and MP3.

SPOTIFY CONNECT BUILT IN

R7 Mk3 has Spotify the world’s leading music streaming service built in and with a Spotify Premium account you can select R7 as your playback device and then control the music using R7’s RotoDial, remote control or UNDOK a control app for Apple and Android devices. With a vast library of over 20 million tracks, Spotify Premium and R7 will allow you to discover new music and enjoy old favourites with sound that will transform your listening experience.

MULTI-ROOM READY

On its own R7 Mk3 is an outstanding music system, but with its ‘multi-room’ capabilities you can wirelessly link and sync it with one or more of our model R2 so you can distribute music all around your home. Every source and input on R7 can be multi-roomed including the turntable input, making R7 the perfect hub for your entertainment needs. Set-up and control of the multi-room components can be performed directly on R7, but also available to download is an Apple and Android App called UNDOK. When connected to the same network as R7, this allows you complete control of R7 and all of its sources and major functions.

HIGH DEFINITION BLUETOOTH

R7 Mk3 features the very latest aptX HD audio technology which partners with Bluetooth so you can stream music wirelessly from compatible devices to R7 in perfect high definition sound that is indistinguishable from a wired connection. Bluetooth’s ease of use has made it the foremost method for audio streaming and it works with virtually all leading Apps including Spotify, Apple Music and BBC iPlayer Radio. Most importantly sound quality over Bluetooth with R7 is simply outstanding.

POWER AND GRACE

The electronics inside R7 Mk3 have been painstakingly developed to provide the best possible sound. With audio grade components used throughout, R7 features a high capacity linear power supply coupled to a 2.1 channel Class A-B discrete component amplifier. With a nominal rating of 160 watts, R7 is a powerful device and sound is reproduced with effortless ease. Enhancing further the performance of R7 is an integrated active subwoofer that underpins and adds authority and enjoyment to every piece of music played.

TO ORDER – Ruark Backpack II battery pack

Combine R1 with our optional BackPack II and you will be able to enjoy R1 wherever mains power is not available from the bathroom to the great outdoors. Placing batteries inside takes valuable speaker capacity, but BackPack II allows R1 to retain its rich mains powered performance with the benefit of complete portability.

A total evolution of the original, BackPack II attaches seamlessly to R1 and once fitted can be left permanently in place as it charges automatically whenever connected to a mains power supply. A full charge will provide up to twelve hours of mains free listening depending on volume.

BackPack II is also compatible with our MR1 Bluetooth Speaker System.

Ruark MR1 Bluetooth speakers

SOUND PERFECTION
MR1 Mk2 features a linear Class A-B amplifier with a quality switch mode power supply. Linear amplifiers are used in the world’s best audio equipment and in our opinion still offer superior performance when compared to new style digital amplifiers, which often sound forced and artificial in comparison. Linear amplification is one reason why MR1 sounds so good.

 

Ruark R4 Mk3

HIGH QUALITY RADIO TUNERS
R4 features a quality DAB/FM tuner and with DAB+ also included, it 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 R4 is future-ready for new emerging digital markets and also for the roll out of DAB+ in the UK.

BLUETOOTH BLISS
R4 features aptX technology which partners with Bluetooth so you can stream music directly from compatible devices to R4 with CD quality sound from a distance of up to 10 metres. Bluetooth’s ease of use has made it the foremost method for wireless audio streaming and it works with virtually all leading music Apps including Spotify, Apple Music and BBC iPlayer Radio. Most importantly sound quality over Bluetooth with R4 is outstanding.

GREAT CONNECTIVITY
R4 has great connectivity allowing auxiliary devices such as a turntable, Amazon Dot, Google Chromecast or Apple AirPort Express to be easily connected. Also featured is a multi-purpose USB socket which allows you to charge smartphones and also playback music stored on a memory stick or portable hard drive in a variety of popular audio codecs. In particular R4 makes a superb TV sound system, with its optical digital input providing a convenient connection point for most modern TVs.

STYLISH AND INTUITIVE CONTROLS
In our opinion products covered with switches and buttons look confusing and unsophisticated, so our trademark RotoDial controller provides a truly stylish control solution. Also with all of our models mirroring this interface, whichever model you own, you will intuitively know how to operate each. In addition, R4’s custom remote control allows all major functions to be operated without moving from the comfort of your chair.

BEDROOM BLISS
Perhaps slightly too big for your average bedside table, but on a chest of drawers R4 will make any bedroom sound better. With the supplied remote control you can operate R4 from the comfort of your bed and with programmable dual alarms you’ll be able to wake or doze exactly as you want. Connect your bedroom TV to R4 and you’ll have a blissful audio/visual retreat.

CLEARLY BRILLIANT
With the latest technology Organic LED (OLED) display, programme and menu information are shown on R4 with vivid clarity. The display retains its high contrast at any viewing angle and the display brightness can be adjusted to suit your requirements, both in standby mode and when active.

BEAUTIFUL SOUND DESIGN
With 30+ years of experience designing high-fidelity audio systems we understand the importance of cabinet and drive unit design to create beautiful natural sound. Like every model in our range R4 is crafted from materials chosen for their exceptional acoustic properties and our drive units constructed for optimum dynamics and frequency response.

RUARK R1 DELUXE BLUETOOTH RADIO

Critics have quoted the 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 music and radio then we are confident that you’ll find R1 a revelation.

THE SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
It’s simply the most beautiful radio in the world.

TATLER
CLEARLY BRILLIANT
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.

BEAUTIFULLY INTUITIVE
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.

GREAT CONNECTIVITY
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.

BEDSIDE COMPANION
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.

HAND-CRAFTED PERFECTION
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.

RUARK R2

The Ruark R2 MK3 combines a timeless design with technological brilliance for a compact music system that sounds even better than it looks. Featuring DAB, FM and Internet radios as well as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth for streaming your personal music collection, the R2 MK3 is a versatile system to bring sublime sound to your everyday … Continued

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Repairs

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