Pure Elan II shows up at IFA

Pure, the DAB radio company, has announced that it is updating its Elan DAB radio with the launch of a new version; the Elan II.

The new model, which gets a serious style overhaul, will cost £99.99 and come with DAB and FM tuners as well as sporting the company's "Sky Plus" style technology ReVu that lets you pause and rewind live radio.

Other features include intellitext and textSCAN support, an input for an iPod/ MP3 player, an alarm and kitchen timer and 30 presets. Sound is provided by the units digital amplifiers and custom-wound 3-inch speakers.

It is expected in the shops in the next couple of weeks.

The company also announced four other radios at the show including the Chonos CD Series II, Chonos iDock Series II, the Siesta Flow and Siesta iDock.