Poway, Calif. - Grace Digital has added two new products to its selection of Internet radios. One is a portable AC/DC model, and the other is a stand-alone tuner that connects to existing sound systems.
music from networks PCs, and both come with free downloadable iPhone/iPod Touch
app to deliver remote control from any room in a Wi-Fi-networked house.
tuner is the $124 Solo, which features built-in Wi-Fi and connects to sound
systems via RCA outputs. It accesses more than 18,000 Internet radio stations,
more than 35,000 podcasts, NOAA weather internet radio stations, and such music
services as Pandora, Sirius Premium Internet Radio, Live365 and iheart. Solo
also comes with four-line backlit-LCD display, five-function alarm clock,
24-hour sleep timer, Internet-synched time and date, and a handheld remote.
The Solo is
available at www.GraceDigitalAudio.com and will
be available in Best Buy, select Sears stores and regional consumer electronic
stores starting in July.
The new portable
is the $169 Allegro, equipped with Wi-Fi, up-firing stereo speakers, 8-watt
Class D amp and AC/DC operation. For DC operation, it uses six AA alkaline
batteries or NiMH batteries (not included) that can be recharged from the
radio's internal battery-recharging circuit. Other features include four-line
backlit LCD display, five-function alarm clock, snooze button, and remote with
more than 17,000 radio stations, more than 20,000 on-demand programs and more
than 35,000 podcasts. It also accesses Pandora Radio, Sirius, MP3tunes,
Live365.com, Aupeo! and blogtalkradio,
available on the company's Web site and retailers.