When the first generation of the Ruark R1 Deluxe Tabletop radio launched in 2006, it was dubbed the Aston Martin of DAB radios. With the latest edition, Ruark have held onto the essence of their original elegant design, while “fine-tuning” and enhancing certain features to ensure it remains competitive with technological progression. Along with exceptional sound quality that every radio listener will appreciate, Ruark have included a comprehensive alarm system and quality accessories. The lightweight design also enables the user to preset up to 10 stations, has DAB, DAB+ and FM Tuner with RDS, a switchable line input and an optional carry-case and battery pack. The simplistic design includes Ruark’s signature RotoDial Control System, which has become iconic to the brand and enables effortless control. The high-contrast display complements the exterior, with time, programming and other information clearly shown on a large format display. Available in three finishes; Rich Walnut, Midnight Black or Dream White, Ruark have ensured that their product will marry perfectly with any living space, with the individual able to choose the finish that best reflects their personal style.