Pure launches new Evoke D6 Bluetooth digital radio

The new "streamlined" Evoke D6 has two front-facing speakers and, of course, Bluetooth connectivity for wireless streaming to go with its FM/DAB/DAB+ tuner and its real oak veneer finish.

Pure claims that the custom drive units have been designed and built in a way that delivers "optimum dynamics with a smooth natural frequency response" .

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The Evoke D6's power is supplied by an integrated 20W digital amplifier. Along with the radio and streaming funcitions there are an auxiliary input, two alarms and touch-sensitive SnoozeHandle.

An optional rechargeable F1 ChargePak (around £30) will deliver a claimed 65 hours or so of portable listening, while 30 presets (15 DAB and 15 FM) with five access buttons should allow you listen to your favourite stations with little fuss.

“The Evoke range has been critically acclaimed for its sound and design," says Pure senior director of sales and marketing Nick Hucker. "And, as such, the new Evoke D6 is engineered for those who truly love great quality music."

The Evoke D6 is available exclusively from John Lewis at launch for £180.

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Pete was content editor on What Hi-Fi?, overseeing production and publication of digital content. In creating and curating feature articles for web and print consumption, he provided digital and editorial expertise and support to help reposition What Hi-Fi? as a ‘digital-first’ title; reflecting the contemporary media trends. He is now a senior content strategist.