Pure Legato II micro system

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Pure Legato II  Luxury DAB/FM/CD/SD Micro System with EPG

 

Pros

Tuner section receives both DAB and FM RDS broadcasts

Stylish slot loading CD player (Supports CDR, CDRW, MP3, ID3 tags and M3U playlists)

Plays from and records (DAB broadcasts) to SD memory card (up to 2GB capacity)

Full function remote control

Complete with two 30W RMS stereo speakers

Can be connected to a sub-woofer (not supplied)

Six line backlit LCD display with six context sensitive soft keys around it

7 day Electronic Programme Guide (allows you to easily schedule recordings of DAB programmes)

Pause and Rewind capability

Power output of 30W RMW per channel

Excellent connectivity including 3.5mm headphone, 3.5mm stereo line-in (suitable for connecting iPods etc), two dual phono line level audio inputs, dual phono line level or variable level output (suitable for external amp or sub-woofer),optical S/PDIF output, USB connector (for software upgrades and data transfer to and from SD card)

Available without speakers

Two year warranty as standard

 

Cons

Would have liked to have seen an AM receiver built-in

Screens viewing angle is somewhat limited

Main unit is not silent when plugged in (possibly a fan)

Not cheap

 

 

List price: £349.99 inc. VAT

Good Internet price: c £285 inc. VAT

 

Star Rating: 8 Stars  An excellent DAB based Micro system. Good flexibility, connectivity and good sound quality.