R1S Smart Radio

R1S Smart Radio

From $649

Experience the timeless joy of radio reimagined with the Ruark R1S Smart Radio. Beyond its classic function, it’s a complete Wi-Fi and Bluetooth-enabled music system designed to fit beautifully into any space. Enjoy the lush sound quality of the new age with a device that’s not just a radio but a gateway to global entertainment. Come into the Len Wallis Audio Showroom to experience the R1S first-hand with our friendly staff.

Key Features:

  • Striking sound with exclusive Mid Grey lacquer
  • Internet/DAB/DAB+/FM tuners for global access
  • Bluetooth 5 receiver for superior streaming
  • Full-color TFT display with auto-dimming
  • Multiple alarms and sleep timer for convenience
Local pickup or $11 flat rate shipping within Australia
R1S Smart Radio – Redefining Radio for Modern Living
Radio Amplified

Rediscover the charm of radio with the R1S Smart Radio, a modern-day icon that brings a world of entertainment to your fingertips. Not just limited to traditional broadcasting, the R1S Smart Radio steps into the future with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth capabilities, making it an all-encompassing music system that’s perfectly sized for any room.

Striking Sound and Sustainable Design

The R1S Smart Radio is a testament to Ruark‘s quest for aesthetic and acoustic perfection. Its tactile curves and hand-crafted composite wood grille showcase our exclusive Mid Grey finish and sustainable design ethos. The acoustic quality is not just heard but felt – with a sound that’s as natural as the materials it’s built from.

Smart Features for the Audiophile

The R1S Smart Radio is rich with features that make listening a pleasure:

  • Spotify Connect, Deezer, and Amazon Music integration
  • Dedicated podcast source for endless storytelling
  • USB-C port for diverse connectivity
  • A full suite of alarms and a convenient sleep timer
  • Versatile inputs and outputs including a headphone jack

A picture of the Ruark RS Smart Radio in a Bedroom Setting

R1S Smart Radio is Supercharged Radio for the Modern Era

The R1S Smart Radio embraces the evolution of radio. With Smart Radio technology, access worldwide stations and a dedicated podcast source. The Bluetooth 5 receiver supports all major streaming services with excellent sound quality and efficient power consumption.

Class Leading Sound and More

The R1S Smart Radio’s display presents time, alarm, and programming information with clarity. Adaptive equalisation and a dynamic linear amplifier ensure the sound is always at its best. The new NS+ loudspeaker delivers rich bass and smooth tones, confirming the R1S Smart Radio is a leader in its class.

Control at Your Fingertips

Enhance your R1S Smart Radio with our optional remote, or use the free Oktiv app for comprehensive control. Seamlessly manage your audio experience with ease and precision.

Mains Powered, Mobile Music with BackPack 3

With the addition of BackPack 3, your R1S Smart Radio becomes a portable powerhouse. Enjoy up to twelve hours of listening, whether you’re in the garden or at the beach.

Visit the Len Wallis Audio showroom and let our friendly staff introduce you to the R1S Smart Radio. Immerse yourself in the elegance and acoustic excellence of this revolutionary device – a testament to the future of radio.

R1S Smart Radio Specifications
Design High Quality Radio & Music Streamer with Bluetooth
Portability Use the Ruark R1S on the go with the Ruark BackPack 3 Rechargeable Battery (sold separately)
Optional Remote Control With 4 direct access presets
Sound Quality Striking and natural sound quality
Finish Exclusive Mid Grey lacquer with a Fused Walnut grille
Music Services Spotify Connect, Deezer and Amazon Music (R1S will also support Spotify Hi-Fi when made available)
Tuners SmartRadio with Internet/DAB/DAB+/FM Tuners
Bluetooth New generation Bluetooth 5 Receiver
Podcasts Dedicated Podcast source
Cabinet Acoustically tuned and damped polymer cabinet
Equalization Adaptive EQ provides ideal sound at all volumes
Grille Hand-crafted slatted eco-wood grille
Amplifier System High Fidelity Class A-B amplifier system
Driver Ruark NS+ neodymium full range driver
Audio Settings Adjustable bass and treble settings
Control Intuitive Ruark RotoDial controller and full control and search with free Oktiv control app
Presets Presets to store favourite stations and playlists – 8 per source
Connectivity USB-C port for MP3 playback and phone charging
Alarms Dual alarms with Daily, custom, weekend and weekday options
Sleep Timer Sleep timer
Inputs Switchable analogue input for aux devices
User Interface Multilingual UI (EN, DA, NL, FR, DE, IT, NO, PL, ES, SV)
Headphone Output Headphone output memorises last used volume
Display Auto dimming full colour TFT display
Energy Saving Automatic standby after 20mins of inactivity
Dimensions (WxHxD): 130 x 175 x 135mm
Weight 1.6kg
Warranty Manufacturer’s Warranty: 1 Year
Weight 1.4 kg
Dimensions 135 × 130 × 175 mm




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