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Ruark Audio R3 review

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Key features
  • Built-in speakers
  • Bluetooth
Expert review

The Ruark Audio R3 mini hi-fi system is a model from the British manufacturer that has a reputation for manufacturing stylish, feature-rich audio products, but they're certainly on the pricey side. The manufacturer says that the R3 Ruark Audio promises ‘class-leading audio with enhanced stereo sound.’ But is this really achievable from a compact all-in-one system, with built-in speakers? Read the full review for our expert verdict.

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Last checked by Which?

January 2022

First reviewed by Which?

December 2020

Released

September 2020

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Best Buys and Don't Buys
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