Digital radio maker PURE has rolled out a brand new connected hi-fi system the Sirocco 550. Like others in its Internet connected audio range the 550 packs a load of music sources including digital radio, FM, CD and an iPod/iPhone dock. Via a Wi-Fi or Ethernet connection the 550 also gives access to thousand of Internet radio stasions as well enabling users to stream music stored on a home PC or music server.
It boasts 80W RMS of stereo sound, incorporates PURE’s digital end-to-end audio solution, Clearsound and has digital audio shaping technology to deliver clear dynamic audio, higher volume levels and low power consumption.
The 550 can also access PURE’s online portal The Lounge which inlcudes a technology Flowsongs that is a cloud-based music service that allows the user to tag tracks playing on any radio station and buy them directly from any PURE radio with Flow technology.
Also included is a video output (composite) to allow users to view videos stored on their iPhone or iPod on their TV, a remote control and a large graphical OLED display and quick access to favourite stations via presets.