Genus digital radio is launched
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Genus digital radio is launched

British DAB radio manufacturer, Genus Digital, announces the launch of the VERO 2 ? a DAB/FM radio that will revolutionise the way we listen to radio programmes.

VERO 2 is packed with features that put the listener in total control including, electronic programming guides (EPG); Timed or instant recording of programmes to SD memory cards; pause/rewind live radio; the unique G-PRO? speaker technology; MP3 playback; a USB port; alarm clock functions; and a digital optical output allowing it to act as a DAB tuner for your Hi-Fi.

?Simply put, the VERO 2 is a DAB/FM receiver and digital recorder in one letting you record and store your favourite programmes so you can listen to them whenever you like. You can even pause and rewind live radio and up to 15 hours of programmes can be recorded to an SD card* you will always have something you want to listen to.? says Marketing Director Richard Wharton.

?The VERO 2 combines contemporary design with the most advanced technology available in any DAB radio but it is so simple to use! Take the VERO 2?s unique 5 way directional keys that make browsing through the programme listings so very straight forward. We?ve taken care of all the complicated stuff on the inside so if the broadcasters schedule doesn?t suit, it is so simple to create your own!?

The Genus VERO 2 incorporates G-PRO? sound enhancement adapted from a unique technology developed originally for the professional recording industry. The Vero 2 delivers its sound via 2 x 5 Watt speakers.

The Genus VERO 2 enables the listener to pause or rewind live DAB digital radio broadcasts for interruption free listening

An S/P DIF (optical digital output) connection adds even more versatility to the VERO 2 acting as an input to an existing Hi-Fi or surround sound system. The USB port on the VERO 2 enables a software upgrade should the opportunity arise in the future.

Additional features on the VERO 2 include, two alarm clock settings ? for both week days and weekends. There are the standard SNOOZE and SLEEP functions plus an LCD brightness control.

VERO 2 is on sale from mid October 2005 for ?119.95.

For more information on Genus Digital and their product range visit

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0 0 593 13 October, 2005 Digital Radio News 6:40 am 200510 Thursday, October 13th, 2005

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