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Ruark MRX Connected Wireless Speaker

 

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Ruark's first connected wireless speaker performs great as a standalone unit or build a wireless multiroom system by linking it with other MRx, R2 Mk3 or R7 Mk3 models.

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Features

Warranty length 2 Years
Brand Ruark

Tech Specs

Sound
- Type: Twin reflex tuned
- Enclosures: damped
- Driver: 75mm full-range
- Magnet System: Neodymium
- Amplifier: Linear Class A-B
- Nominal Output: 20 watts
- Bass and treble adjustment
- Enhanced 3D stereo sound
- Loudness function: Yes

 

Tuner
- Internet: 30k stations
- Wireless: DLNA from NAS/ PCs
- Multi-room capability: Yes
- Also compatible: R2 and R7

 

Bluetooth
- Type: V4.0 aptX
- Codecs: SBC, AAC, A2DP
- Spotify: 20+ million tracks
- Deezer/Tidal/Amazon Music

 

Connections
- Analogue In: 3.5mm and optical
- USB: playback/charge (5V 1.0A)
- Codecs: WAV/WMA/AAC/FLAC/MP3
- Ethernet: Direct Network

 

Controls
- Intuitive control system
- Pin-point LEDs: status + source
- Ruark Link App: iOS/Android

 

Features
- Landscape or portrait mode
- Stereo/mono/left/right switch
- Anodised aluminium stand
- 2× UNC ¼" inserts @59mm centres

 

General
- 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz (14VDC/2.0A)
- Dimensions (HWD): 180 x 300 x 180mm
- Weight: 3.4 Kg

Product Description

Ruark Audio is a British manufacturer of stylish standalone music systems, the Ruark MRx is their first connected wireless speaker. The MRx’s wide range of technical abilities makes it a perfect standalone system for your lounge, kitchen or study.

MRX can be connected to another unit or the brand’s R2 and R7 models, therefore it is easy to create a multi-room system for high-quality sound that follows you through your home.

Based on MR1

Sonically, Ruark has worked tirelessly to create a system which they believe will exceed expectations, producing an expansive sound that makes music and radio all the more enjoyable. Specifically, for MRx, Ruark have developed new full-range speaker units based on the driver technology from their award-winning MR1. A new lightweight cone and coil assembly coupled with the powerful magnetic (neodymium) system provides a full range driver.  This speaker uses a full range driver using a powerful neodymium magnet, and a light cone, to perform fantastically, as you would expect from Ruark.

Streaming Heaven

MRx has been specifically created for wireless streaming, with a great host of options. The user can choose Bluetooth AptX, to connect your smartphone, which allows for direct streaming in CD quality. With a fast internet connection, the MRx can access internet radio stations online music services such as Spotify, Deezer or Tidal, with Amazon Music due to be added. Also, you can stream music stored on a computer on your network, and your phone.

High-Fidelity Sound

The speakers have been created specifically for the MRx, based on the driver design used in the award-winning MR1 Mk2. The driver is full range and performs effortlessly due to the powerful neodymium magnet and the new coil and cone assembly. Mounted as a stereo pair the drivers in tuned bass reflex enclosures, and driven by a high-fidelity two-channel A-B amplifier. Employing the latest audio engineering technology, Ruark have managed to create a stereo soundstage that is unbelievable considering the MRx's compact dimensions.

Easy To Control

The  located on the front of MRx the control for the volume is very handy. For full control, Ruark have a created an app called 'Link' (available for iOS and Android). The app gives the user  full control of all the functions and shows you information about the music being played. With two or more MRx's, Link allows you to create or manage groups with a multi-room setup. The R2 Mk3 and R7 Mk3 are fully compatible with MRx and also be controlled via the app

World Radio

With a built in internet radio you will be able to access an infinite amount of stations from around the world. Living away from home? now you can easily listen to your favourite stations, or discover new stations that cater for your chosen genre. Plus the MRx can access radio podcasts, catch-up, such as from the BBC, so if you ever miss a show you can catch at a later date.

High Quality Bluetooth

To connect without wi-fi, the comes with a Bluetooth aptX receiver, so you can easily stream directly from compatible devices in full CD quality sound. An number of Smartphone’s, come complete Bluetooth aptX technology, irrespectively, sound quality over Bluetooth with MRx is remarkable.

Wired Connectivity

Along with the wi-fi connection, you can connect to the MRx directly using either the line-in or digital optical input allowing devices such as a turntable, an Amazon Dot, Google Chromecast or Apple AirPort Express to be connected. The MRx also has USB input which allows you to either charge your smartphone, or play music stored on a memory stick or portable HDD in a variety of popular codecs. Furthermore, all these inputs on the MRx are multi-room enabled, so if you wish you can stream wirelessly to other MRx or R2 Mk3 and R7 Mk3 models.

Ethernet Connection

Designed for wireless connections, but an Ethernet socket has been included so MRx can be directly connected to your network if required. An Ethernet connection ensures playback reliability but is also useful if you want to use MRx with a poor wi-fi signal. In this case, Ethernet powerline adaptors can be used and provide an easy to use solution to resolve network problems.

Flexible Usage

You can operate the MRx in either landscape or portrait orientation, and using the threaded inserts on the back of the unit means the MRx can also be wall mounted if you wish. Also, on the rear panel is a four-way selector switch, which switches the MRx between mono or stereo mode, for two MRx's as a stereo pair.. However, you use MRx its beautiful design makes it a focal point which will enhance your environment and life.

Wireless Music Access

The MRx also connects with wifi to either a computer or a NAS drive on your home network. Therefore, the MRx is ideal if you download music or store your CDs centrally with a PC or NAS drive. The MRx supports a number of popular audio codecs, such as WAV, WMA, AAC, FLAC and MP3. Please note that to stream over a network requires a NAS drive or computer running DLNA certified software, with sharing enabled.

Beautiful To Hear & Behold

The MRx has been crafted from high quality materials which Ruark discovered over the years designing High-Fidelity loudspeakers, providing a supreme sound. Additionally, Ruark understand the importance of aesthetics and how combining hand finished cabinets, controller, alloy stand and a fabric (British-sourced) front results in something special. The beauty of the MRx is not just in its elegant simplicity; its ease-of-use, but in sophisticated, timeless design.

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