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Pure Move T4 and Move R3 radios are for those who want DAB+ on their travels

Pure Move T4 and Move R3 radios are for those who want DAB+ on their travels

By Rik Henderson

Pure has been making digital radios for many years now and is something of a specialist in home devices.It is perhaps less known for its personal radios, for those who don't want massive music libraries, monthly subscription fees, or are simply interested... Read more

Be warned: Game of Thrones spoiler site is pure evil, will text you spoilers

Be warned: Game of Thrones spoiler site is pure evil, will text you spoilers

By Luke Edwards

The face of pure evil has revealed itself and there's not a tail or set of horns in site. It's a website that texts spoilers for Game of Thrones to a chosen victim.The horribly thought up Spoiled.io website specialises in ruining Game of Thrones. All... Read more

Easily upgrade your car: Spotify, DAB and hands-free with Pure Highway 600

Easily upgrade your car: Spotify, DAB and hands-free with Pure Highway 600

By Luke Edwards

Pure, the digital radio specialist, has unveiled an in-car system that will turn any motor into a digital radio and Spotify friendly machine.The Pure Highway 400 and Highway 600 are plug-and-play units that sit on a car's dashboard and connect to the... Read more

Pure Pop by Mini Moderns hands-on: Very British Bluetooth digital radios for all tastes

Pure Pop by Mini Moderns hands-on: Very British Bluetooth digital radios for all tastes

By Rik Henderson

Pure has revealed a new collaboration with London design studio Mini Moderns that has resulted in one of its most striking collection of DAB radios yet.The special edition Pop Maxi and Pop Midi radios have been co-designed by Mini Moderns, using the... Read more

Pure Voca review: Boom for your buck
4.0 stars

Pure Voca review: Boom for your buck

By Chris Hall

There has been a lot of action in the Bluetooth speakers market, with a recent drive towards improving performance and offering a better quality of device. There's been a veritable explosion at the top-end, with reputable audio companies embracing wireless... Read more

Pure Voca Bluetooth speaker announced with hands-free calling

Pure Voca Bluetooth speaker announced with hands-free calling

By Luke Edwards

Pure's audio engineers have been busy tuning its very own Bluetooth speaker, which was announced today, called Voca.Pure is best known for its digital radios, some of which do feature Bluetooth streaming. The Voca will be purely a Bluetooth speaker for... Read more

What is the Digital Tick and is your radio defunct if you don't have one?

What is the Digital Tick and is your radio defunct if you don't have one?

By Luke Edwards

If you enjoy listening to the radio you may want to check your device as they are at risk when the digital switch-over happens.The UK government has announced major analogue FM radio stations will likely be switched off the moment digital radio reaches... Read more

Pure expands Jongo wireless speaker range with Jongo X Series

Pure expands Jongo wireless speaker range with Jongo X Series

By Rik Henderson

Pure is expanding its Sonos-rivalling Jongo wireless music system with the Jongo X Series speakers.Sporting a fresh new look and updated Bluetooth Caskeid technology, the Jogo X Series devices will be compatible with Spotify, Deezer and other streaming... Read more

Pure Pop makes listening to digital radio as easy as 'popping' a button

Pure Pop makes listening to digital radio as easy as 'popping' a button

By Rik Henderson

Pure is a brand that has always been heavily associated with digital radios, and even though it has fingers in other pies too, its latest family of products fit into its more traditional category.The Pure Pop range looks like a wireless speaker set-up... Read more

Pure announces Bluetooth Caskeid, allowing you to use your Jongo speakers with any streaming service including Spotify

Pure announces Bluetooth Caskeid, allowing you to use your Jongo speakers with any streaming service including Spotify

By Britta O'Boyle

Pure has announced an enhancement to Caskeid, the sychronisation technology it uses in its Jongo wireless speaker system that will allow the system to be used with any music streaming service.Bluetooth Caskeid will mean that users of Pure's Jongo system... Read more

Pure announces Contour D1, its first digital clock radio dock with Bluetooth streaming

Pure announces Contour D1, its first digital clock radio dock with Bluetooth streaming

By Britta O'Boyle

Pure has announced another addition to its extensive Bluetooth speaker line-up, this time in the form of the Contour D1.The Contour D1 is a digital radio dock that offers Bluetooth streaming, claimed to be the first of its kind, and it features the same... Read more

Pure Jongo S3 review
3.5 stars

Pure Jongo S3 review

By Ian Morris

When the Pure Jongo S3 arrived in the office we didn't quite get the point at first. A battery powered Bluetooth speaker is always handy, but we'd seen enough to know that if we're going to get on with them, they need to have a unique selling point.Where... Read more

Pure Jongo multiroom system to work with any music streaming app, as Caskeid tech adopted

Pure Jongo multiroom system to work with any music streaming app, as Caskeid tech adopted

By Rik Henderson

Pure is adopting Caskeid technology in order to open up the use of its Jongo wireless multiroom music system to all streaming applications.Owners of Jongo speakers will be able to stream Spotify, Deezer, Rdio, Pandora or the like to one Jongo speaker... Read more

Pure Connect iOS and Android apps updated to add PC and Mac music streaming to multiple Jongo speakers

Pure Connect iOS and Android apps updated to add PC and Mac music streaming to multiple Jongo speakers

By Rik Henderson

Pure has updated its Pure Connect iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android applications with the ability to wirelessly stream music stored on a computer to multiple connected speakers in its Jongo multiroom range.The app has always featured wireless streaming... Read more

Pure Evoke D2 digital radio now with Bluetooth, launching this Christmas for £100

Pure Evoke D2 digital radio now with Bluetooth, launching this Christmas for £100

By Elyse Betters

Pure has a new digital broadcast and FM radio that can wirelessly stream audio content from a mobile device, and it's called the Evoke D2 with Bluetooth.The Evoke D2 with Bluetooth costs £99.99. That's only £15 more than the original Evoke D2. Pure... Read more

View Quest Hepburn and Bardot DAB radios to rival Pure

View Quest Hepburn and Bardot DAB radios to rival Pure

By Luke Edwards

If you’re in the market for a retro-looking DAB radio capable of Bluetooth streaming, View Quest is here to help. The British-based developer has just announced two new DAB radios called Hepburn and Bardot.No their full names aren’t Audrey Hepburn... Read more

Pure Evoke D4 and Evoke D4 with Bluetooth DAB and FM radios announced

Pure Evoke D4 and Evoke D4 with Bluetooth DAB and FM radios announced

By Luke Edwards

The fourth generation of Pure Evoke DAB and FM radio has been announced this morning as the Evoke D4. The upgrade includes better audio, streamlined looks and more features.The Pure Evoke D4 is a portable DAB digital and FM radio that comes in a walnut... Read more

Pure Jongo T6 review
3.5 stars

Pure Jongo T6 review

By Mike Lowe

Pure is all about wireless audio, and that’s what the alleged "room-filling" - not literally, just with audio of course - Pure Jongo T6 is all about.In a world where we’re connected to the cloud, where smart devices come with Bluetooth, and where... Read more

Pure Jongo wireless speaker system now available in US with Pure Connect music service

Pure Jongo wireless speaker system now available in US with Pure Connect music service

By Elyse Betters

Pure's Jongo Bluetooth-enabled and wireless speaker system has launched in the US alongside the Pure Connect on-demand music service.Pure Connect enhances Jongo, offering users access to live and on-demand radio content, a music collection and subscription... Read more

Universal Music launches High Fidelity Pure Audio discs, uncompressed albums on Blu-ray

Universal Music launches High Fidelity Pure Audio discs, uncompressed albums on Blu-ray

By Rik Henderson

The Universal Music Group has announced a new music format called High Fidelity Pure Audio, which uses Blu-ray discs to deliver truly uncompressed audio in its purest quality.They can be played in Blu-ray players, compatible computers and the PlayStation... Read more

Pure adds Jongo T2 and T4 to wireless multiroom speaker system, enhances Pure Connect music streaming service

Pure adds Jongo T2 and T4 to wireless multiroom speaker system, enhances Pure Connect music streaming service

By Chris Hall

Pure today announced two new additions to its Jongo wireless multiroom speaker system. The Jongo T2 and the Jongo T4 join the T6 announced at CES 2013 and the Jongo S3 which launched last year.The new speakers make up a family of devices, designed to... Read more

Pure enters car stereo market with Highway H240Di and Highway H260DBi, exclusive to Halfords

Pure enters car stereo market with Highway H240Di and Highway H260DBi, exclusive to Halfords

By Rik Henderson

Pure has rapidly been expanding its horizons of late. Once known almost exclusively as a digital radio manufacture, the company has added TV set-top boxes and wireless music systems to its line-up. Now the audio firm has entered the car stereo market,... Read more

Pure Evoke F4
4.5 stars

Pure Evoke F4

By Ian Morris

Multiroom audio is going through a bit of a boon these days. That's certainly what you'd conclude by looking at all the systems on the market that are trying to capture the market for audio systems that can provide music all over your house with minimal... Read more

Pure Evoke D2 DAB radio now available for those with less space

Pure Evoke D2 DAB radio now available for those with less space

By Rik Henderson

Pure has released the Evoke D2, a walnut-finished DAB and FM radio with a smaller form factor than the iconic Evoke.The radio features a 3-inch full range drive unit and digital Class-D amplifier, 3.5mm line input for connection to an external audio source... Read more

Pure Evoke D2 pictures and hands-on

Pure Evoke D2 pictures and hands-on

By Ian Morris

Pure is famous for its digital radios. A brand that emerged as Britain started to shift its radio services over to the new DAB service saw a small company leap ahead with its iconic Evoke, one of the cheaper radios, but also one of the most iconic - go... Read more

Pure Evoke F4 brings Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to your radio

Pure Evoke F4 brings Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to your radio

By Hunter Skipworth

Pure has launched the Evoke F4 DAB and internet radio which is capable of streaming wirelessly to other audio devices. Designed to work with Pure's Jongo multiroom system, the Evoke F4 can act as a digital radio hub for your home's audio set-up.The F4... Read more

Pure adds multiroom talents to Sensia 200D Connect and One Flow, now compatible with Jongos

Pure adds multiroom talents to Sensia 200D Connect and One Flow, now compatible with Jongos

By Rik Henderson

Pure has updated two of its wireless audio devices to work in a multiroom set-up with its recently released Jongo speakers.The Pure Sensia 200D Connect multi-source radio and music streamer and the One Flow Internet and DAB radio are now compatible with... Read more

Pure Avalon 300R Connect
5.0 stars

Pure Avalon 300R Connect

By Ian Morris

Selling your very first Freeview set-top-box in 2012 is the move of either a company that knows what it's doing, or the move of a company so adept at missing the boat that it has evolved into a fish to avoid further boat-missing agony.The Pure Avalon... Read more

APP OF THE DAY: Pure Connect review (Android)

APP OF THE DAY: Pure Connect review (Android)

By Ian Morris

There are lots of apps that stream music, plenty that let you listen to internet radio stations and many, many programmes that let you play music from your Android phone. Pure Connect, on the other hand, is one that lets you do everything in one app.It's... Read more

Pure pairs up with designer Orla Kiely over new Evoke Mio design

Pure pairs up with designer Orla Kiely over new Evoke Mio design

By Hunter Skipworth

Pure has launched another special-edition version of its Evoke Mio radio designed by Orla Kiely. It isn't the first time Pure has worked with the designer, releasing another version of the Mio back in 2010 with a floral print.This Mio features a buttercup... Read more

Pure A140B wireless Hi-fi adapter pictures and hands-on

Pure A140B wireless Hi-fi adapter pictures and hands-on

By Hunter Skipworth

Pure has expanded its Jongo range of wireless hi-fi kit with the A140B wireless hi-fi adapter. Designed to let you use the Jongo multiroom system with your own speakers and amplifier, the A140B is a simple piece of kit that makes Jongo much more exciting.Looking... Read more

Pure expands Jongo range with wireless speaker and adapter

Pure expands Jongo range with wireless speaker and adapter

By Hunter Skipworth

Pure promised plenty more on the speaker front when it announced the Jongo wireless music multiroom system, and now it as delivered.Adding to the Jongo family are the T640B stereo wireless speaker and A140B wireless hi-fi adapter. The latter builds... Read more

Hands-on: Pure Sensia 200D Connect review

Hands-on: Pure Sensia 200D Connect review

By Rik Henderson

Pure has had a great 2012. Not only has the company broken from its traditional digital audio comfort zone with a HD television set-top-box - the Avalon 300R Connect - and shown it had a touch of British spirit with its Union Jack adorned DAB radios released... Read more

Pure Jongo multiroom speaker pictures and hands-on

Pure Jongo multiroom speaker pictures and hands-on

By Hunter Skipworth

Pure has come up with a rather clever multi-room music solution with the Jongo S340B speaker. The speaker is designed to be portable and affordable, so you can put music in each room of your house while controlling it using the Pure app.It is the first... Read more

Pure goes multi-room with new Jongo speaker and updated app

Pure goes multi-room with new Jongo speaker and updated app

By Hunter Skipworth

Pure has rolled out a new speaker and app update that will bring multi-room audio capabilities to its products. Called the Jongo - or s340b for those who are fans of complex product names - the square wireless-capable speaker does some rather clever things.It... Read more

Pure Stream pictures and hands-on

Pure Stream pictures and hands-on

By Rik Henderson

Pure has launched its answer to Apple AirPlay, and it's good news for Android smartphone and tablet owners. Based on DLNA technology, Pure Stream connects an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or Android device to a growing range of Pure music devices in order... Read more

Richard Branson wants to revolutionise water drinking with Virgin Pure purifiers

Richard Branson wants to revolutionise water drinking with Virgin Pure purifiers

By Chris Hall

Virgin and Strauss Water today announced a new partnership, aiming to "change the way people drink water at home". Two models of Virgin Pure water purifiers have been announced, the T6 and T7. "There are 10 million in the homes that do not use tap water,"... Read more

Pure is searching for owners of its first Evoke digital radios

Pure is searching for owners of its first Evoke digital radios

By Danny Brogan

Pure is ten years old and is celebrating by giving away a patriotic Evoke Mio Union Jack emblazoned radio, complete with commemorative plaque.The prize will be awarded to the owner of the oldest Pure Evoke-1 digital radio. Pure is asking owners to send... Read more

Pure expands Evoke Mio range with 6 new colours (pictures)

Pure expands Evoke Mio range with 6 new colours (pictures)

By Rik Henderson

Hot on the heals of its special Union Jack edition, Pure has further expanded its Evoke Mio DAB and FM radio range by introducing six new colour schemes. Already available in noir (black), teal, grape and cherry, the quality device will also soon be come... Read more

Pure Evoke Mio Union Jack pictures and hands-on

Pure Evoke Mio Union Jack pictures and hands-on

By Rik Henderson

Apparently, there are a few "events" happening in the UK this summer. Well, we wish somebody had told us - we's planned a big Pocket-lint barbecue and now Prince Charles and Rebecca Adlington have cried off because they've got "something more important... Read more

Pure Siesta Mi Series 2 DAB radio alarm clock adds new display and alarm features

Pure Siesta Mi Series 2 DAB radio alarm clock adds new display and alarm features

By Rik Henderson

Pure has announced an upgrade to its best-selling DAB radio alarm clock, adding a new set of features and its new rebranded logo design. The Pure Siesta Mi Series 2 comes with an improved, large back-lit LED display, with a better viewing angle and light... Read more

Pure Music now live in the UK

Pure Music now live in the UK

By Paul Lamkin

Pure Music, the Spotify-rival from the digital and internet radio specialist, is now live in the UK, with a free month trial available for a limited period.Building on the success of its FlowSongs platform, Pure Music has again teamed up with 7Digital... Read more

Pure Contour 200i Air pictures and hands-on

Pure Contour 200i Air pictures and hands-on

By Paul Lamkin

Pure's Contour range, in the past, combined iPhone and iPod docking with its speciality - DAB and internet radio - but with the latest model, the Pure Contour 200i Air, the company has ditched radio features altogether.And that's because the idea is to... Read more

Pure Sensia 200D Connect pictures and hands-on

Pure Sensia 200D Connect pictures and hands-on

By Paul Lamkin

We at Pocket-lint are big fans of Pure and its ever-growing range of DAB and internet radios. But the Pure Sensia, so long the flagship of the range, left a slightly sour taste in our mouth.It wasn't that we didn't like the Sensia. We loved it in fact.... Read more

Pure Sensia 200D Connect: The second coming

Pure Sensia 200D Connect: The second coming

By Ben Crompton

Pure has revealed its update to the Sensia; coming in the guise of the Sensia 200D Connect, this followup should deliver some upgraded performance on the older model which Pocket-lint found to be just a little off the mark.In short, the radio uses Wi-Fi... Read more

Pure Contour 200i Air announced packing Apple AirPlay

Pure Contour 200i Air announced packing Apple AirPlay

By Ben Crompton

Purehas announced the Contour 200i Air, a powerful and stylish wireless audio system with Apple AirPlay that allows the user to play their music wirelessly via a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or iPod touch without the need to dock the device.There is a growing... Read more

Pure Highway 300Di
3.5 stars

Pure Highway 300Di

By Paul Lamkin

Pure recently unveiled its latest attempt to get on the road with you - the Pure Highway 300Di; a professionally installed car radio system that will help you with the jump from analogue to digital broadcasting in your car. If the Highway moniker rings... Read more

Pure Music
4.0 stars

Pure Music

By Paul Lamkin

Back in October, Pure, the radio specialist, officially announced Pure Music; a streaming service that sees it going head-to-head with Spotify. Although you won't hear a Pure employee mention the S word, the similarities are obvious and it is impossible... Read more

Pure Lounge app tunes in on Android

Pure Lounge app tunes in on Android

By Paul Lamkin

Pure's ever expanding radio wave has reached new shores, this time in the form of an Android app.Building on the success of the iPhone app, Pure Lounge for Android gives you access to a wealth of internet radio content from around the world, on the go,... Read more

Pure Music to give away 10,000 free downloads at launch

Pure Music to give away 10,000 free downloads at launch

By Hunter Skipworth

Pure is planning free downloads for those who register interest in its new cloud-based on demand music service. A total of 10,000 free tracks are up for grabs, one each to those who register. Those with Pure Lounge accounts need to sign up online and... Read more