Revo http://www.stuff.tv/revo/news en-GB Revo SuperConnect brings Spotify's 20 million-strong library to your tabletop http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-superconnect-brings-spotifys-20-million-strong-library-your-tabletop/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Revo&#039;s all-in-one superbox looks set to cover all of your musical bases </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1200" height="900" title="Revo SuperConnect brings Spotify&#039;s 20 million-strong library to your tabletop" alt="Revo SuperConnect brings Spotify&#039;s 20 million-strong library to your tabletop" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/revo-super-connect.jpg?1381201161" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Revo has launched the SuperConnect Hybrid radio - the first radio to serve listeners with Spotify's new Connect feature.</p> <p>The SuperConnect combines over 16,000 internet and normal radio stations with Spotify's huge 20 million-strong streaming library to ensure that your ears will never be left wanting for fresh music.</p> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-byline"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/users/esat-dedezade" title="View user profile.">Esat Dedezade</a> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>News Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-section-paginate"> <div class="field-label">Paginate on this section:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Don't paginate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Spotify Connect </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-body"> <div class="field-label">Body:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Spotify Connect function means that Spotify premium listeners can listen to every single track directly from Spotify's own servers while smartphones and tablets act as remote controls.</p> <p>You can also instantly carry on listening from where you've left off on your device once you've walked through the door.</p> <p>The Revo SuperConnect will be out on 8 November but&nbsp;you&nbsp;can pre-order it&nbsp;right&nbsp;now&nbsp;for £250.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image #1:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="1200" height="900" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/revo-superconnect-spotify.jpg?1381201161" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-box-out-title"> <div class="field-label">Box Out Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eh? Can&#039;t my Sonos do that? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-box-out-body-text"> <div class="field-label">Box Out Body Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Not quite.&nbsp;Sonos and other desktop radios with Spotify streaming don't have Spotify Connect - the Revo is the first desktop radio that does. It means that whatever track you're listening to on your phone can be transferred to the Revo when you get home, but rather than relying on lossy Bluetooth to stream the music from your phone, the Revo sets up its own direct, high-quality stream from Spotify's servers. You phone just becomes a remote control. It's a bit like <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/google-chromecast/review">Google Chromecast</a>, but for music.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-userreference field-field-box-out-byline"> <div class="field-label">Box Out Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/users/will-findlater" title="View user profile.">Will Findlater</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-make-full-width"> <div class="field-label">Make full width:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Make full width </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-superconnect-brings-spotifys-20-million-strong-library-your-tabletop/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-superconnect-brings-spotifys-20-million-strong-library-your-tabletop/news#comments Radio Revo Spotify Mon, 07 Oct 2013 16:13:44 +0000 Esat Dedezade 1427586 at http://www.stuff.tv Revo K2 iPod/iPhone Dock Radio unveiled http://www.stuff.tv/revo/revo-k2-ipodiphone-dock-radio-unveiled/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Give your iPhone its own skyscraper with Revo&#039;s new docking radio </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="387" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/phpVmxr6hAM_0.jpg?1364401349" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_2716.jpg?1364401349" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Revo K2, announced today and making its debut at IFA, is the kind of dock radio that isn't picky about where it gets its music from. You can listen to DAB, FM and internet radio, wirelessly stream tracks from your computer or laptop or perch an iPhone/iPod/iPad in front of its tall (33cm) 40W speakers.</p> <p>We're a fan of the aluminium and black rubber styling, the OLED screen that appears when you need it and the 17th October worldwide release date. Get a Revo K2 for £300 when the day comes around.</p> <p><strong>Also</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/events/news-nugget/revo-k2-ipodiphone-dock-radio-unveiled </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/revo/revo-k2-ipodiphone-dock-radio-unveiled/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/revo/revo-k2-ipodiphone-dock-radio-unveiled/news#comments Revo Thu, 01 Sep 2011 09:25:06 +0000 Sophie Charara 417727 at http://www.stuff.tv Revo Axis digital radio dock goes for a song http://www.stuff.tv/axis/revo-axis-digital-radio-dock-goes-song/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Revo packs a digital radio, internet radio, iPod dock and touchscreen into one tiny unit, and gives it a bargain price tag </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/195580421mn_0.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="76" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/194370c3cbli_366.jpg?1364403900" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>It’s all go in digital radio land at the moment. A week after Pure announced its FlowSongs download service, Revo is answering with this slant-sided iPod dock with internet and digital radio.</p> <p>And the company reckons the Revo Axis is as cheap as you’ll find for a full touchscreen interface (save for a satisfyingly large volume knob).</p> <p>At a few pence under £200, it is good value, though you can pick up a Pure Sensei, which is equally good looking and does all the same stuff for around the same price (we found the yellow one loitering for £172 on Amazon).</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/portable-media/stuff/revo-axis-digital-radio-dock-goes-for-a-song </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/axis/revo-axis-digital-radio-dock-goes-song/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/axis/revo-axis-digital-radio-dock-goes-song/news#comments Axis Revo Wed, 18 Aug 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14931 at http://www.stuff.tv Revo Heritage http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-heritage/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Revo’s latest internet radio marries 70s chic with cutting-edge specs. And the combination strangely works… </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="2064" height="2152" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/revo-heritage.jpg?1364299274" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>It’s one thing to aspire to an early-70s bachelor-pad look, it’s quite another to saddle yourself with a name as tweedy as ‘Heritage’. </p> <p>For all that the Revo Heritage wouldn’t look out of place serving up a bit of Demis Roussos during <em>Abigail’s Party</em>, a product with such an excitingly up-to-the-minute specification shouldn’t be labouring under a National Trust moniker.&nbsp; </p> <p><strong>Retro looks, modern guts</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £230.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A fine mix of modern performance and retro design, but the sound could be punchier </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/revo-heritage </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-heritage/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-heritage/review#comments Heritage Radio Revo Fri, 05 Mar 2010 06:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 14160 at http://www.stuff.tv Revo Blok http://www.stuff.tv/revo/revo-blok/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A traditional wood finish, no DAB or FM and no connections apart from an iPod connector. Is the Blok madness or genius? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1800" height="1435" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/05.jpg?1364299492" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Since wood is most speaker manufacturers’ material of choice, it’s perhaps surprising that we don’t see wooden cabinets elsewhere. Hence Revo’s Blok dock.</p> <p>This hand-crafted wooden cabinet – yours in American walnut (pictured) or black oak – cuts a suave figure, managing to be imposing and welcoming at the same time.</p> <p><strong>Swank zapper</strong></p> <p>The finish is to a fairly high standard, with smooth edges and a responsive volume control wheel – but while we’re definitely fans of the Bang &amp; Olufsen-style hemispherical remote ‘Kontrol’, it can be a bit fussy.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £195.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">6 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Promising looks, but struggles to deliver on sonic performance </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/revo-blok </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/revo/revo-blok/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/revo/revo-blok/review#comments Blok Docks and Speakers Revo Fri, 10 Apr 2009 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 12208 at http://www.stuff.tv Revo Blik RadioStation http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-blik-radiostation/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Revo&#039;s new box is a genuine world first – an FM, DAB, DAB+ and internet radio. Throw in wireless music streaming and it should now have your attention </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1024" height="1024" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/a69hg_0.jpg?1364299972" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>If you haven't been getting all excited about internet radio, we think it's time you did. And to back up our bold claims, we'll be referring to exhibit A: the Blik RadioStation from Revo. &nbsp;</p> <p>This world-beating piece of kit crams in FM and DAB tuners – complete with future-proof DAB+ functionality – as well as internet radio and wireless music streaming.</p> <p><strong>Internet radio icon</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £150.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Our new favourite radio. The Blik is super-versatile, sounds good and won't hurt your wallet too badly either </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/revo-blik-radiostation </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-blik-radiostation/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/radio/revo-blik-radiostation/review#comments Blik RadioStation Radio Revo Wed, 06 Feb 2008 06:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 9295 at http://www.stuff.tv