The Grace Digital Bravado-X Desk Top Radio (GDI-IRD4550m) is a combination Internet radio and audio media streaming device that brings all the audio content of the Internet from your broadband connection to your home or office. Listen to over 17,000+ radio stations including NPR on-demand, FOX news, CNN, BBC, CBS to KROQ, over 35,000 podcast, 20,000+ On-Demand streams or your personal Pandora radio stations - Free ( no fees - ever). In addition to the ability to play all the Free music in the world, music files from your PC, Mac, NAS or USB thumb drive are also easily accessed via the bright large 4 line backlight LCD. The Bravado-X also accesses additional Free and Pay music services such as DAR.fm, Rhapsody, Live 365, MP3tunes, iheartradio, Weatherbug and Sirius Premium Internet radio. The Bravado-X comes with a full featured remote control with direct access Pandora thumbs up and down buttons, RCA inputs to connect additional music sources ( such as an iPhone - not included), RCA outputs, speaker connectors ( for optional not included external speakers), USB jack to play USB saved music or connect a USB to Ethernet dongle ( not included) and is compatible with the free Grace remote control App for iPhone/iTouch/ iPad and Android phones. Listen to all of your digital music anywhere in your home or office, with Grace.
The Grace Digital Bravado-X
A best in class, wireless Internet radio and media player with ported stereo speakers. View larger
Listen to thousands of free Internet radio stations, podcast and on-demand content
Wireless Radio and Media Streamer
The high powered Bravado-X Wi-Fi radio rocks the house with a built-in class D digital amplifier and rear ported upward firing integrated stereo speakers. Want even more audio options? No problem! The Bravado-X can support optional book shelf speakers via its external speaker post as well as connect to a home stereo via it's line out connections. With the onboard equalizer, adjust the equalization settings to make your music sound like it's being played live in front of you. The Bravado-X can tune into thousands of stations of music, news, talk radio, sports...whatever you're looking for.
Streaming Internet radio, your personal audio files, or online services such as Pandora, Live365 VIP, and SiriusXM Internet Radio has never been this easy. The music listening options are practically endless.
Over 50,000 FREE Stations
The Bravado-X Internet radio sleek and stylish design gives a nod to the look and feel of a classic stereo system component. As with the entire family of Grace Digital Internet radios and Wi-Fi music players, the Bravado-X supports the leading streaming services--Pandora, SiriusXM Internet Radio, Live365.com VIP, Dar.fm, iHeartRadio and more. The Bravado-X fills the room with rich sound via a Pure Digital 16-watt power amplifier.
The Grace Bravado-X Internet radio has a built in 802.11n wireless connection which connects to any 802.11b.g.n router in a few minutes or directly to any Ethernet jack via the optional Grace Digital USB to Ethernet dongle (sold separately). Play music directly from the Internet or stream your iTunes, or Windows Media files from your PC, Mac or NAS. While setup is effortless, the Grace Radio supports advanced features such as WEP and WPA1/2 passwords, standard or hidden SSID's, DHCP, mac address filtering or static IP addresses. >>Learn more about available content for the Grace Digital Internet radios.
Fully Integrated Pandora Capabilities
Thumbs up, thumbs down, or skip, via the included remote control, just like being on Pandora's web interface. You can bookmark songs to listen to later or even purchase them later from Amazon or iTunes.
Superior Sound Quality
The Bravado boasts one of the most powerful amplifiers in its class. It is powered by a class D 16-watt digital amplifier that delivers crisp audio to its rear ported stereo speakers.
Multiple Speaker Options
The rear ported upward firing speakers provide a room filling dynamic sound. However, if you want more sound connect optional bookshelf speakers to the rear speaker post (switch between each set of speakers via the Internal / External switch on the rear of the unit). Optionally plug the Bravado-X into your home stereo or powered speakers and listen simultaneously along with the internal speakers. >>See larger image
High Contrast LCD Display
The adjustable 4-line, backlit LCD display makes it easy to view your selections, adjust your audio settings or display song title and artist details. The backlight has 3 settings: Active, inactive and standby. Each of the 3 settings has 30 backlight micro adjustments. >>See larger image
Full-Function Remote Control
With a full-function remote control you'll be able to choose one of your 10 preset stations, search for new stations, skip songs, and give feedback on Pandora from any location in your room.
Remote Control iPhone App
The Grace Remote control application allows you to go where no IR remote has gone before. Control one or more of your Grace Internet radios from your iPhone / iPad, Android phone, or tablet.
Adjust the equalization settings to make your music sound like it's being played live in front of you.
Optional Ethernet Connection
Use the built in USB connection for playing local media or use an optional Grace Digital USB to Ethernet jack to connect to your home wired RJ45 Ethernet network. It's super easy to install and available for purchase (sold separately).
The Grace Digital Bravado-X Plays All the Popular Audio Formats
ACC, AIFF, Apple losless, AU, FLAC, HE-AAC(ACC+), MP3, OGG Vorbis, WAV, WMA
What's in the Box?
Grace Digital Bravado Wi-Fi radio, remote control and batteries, power adapter, speaker cable for optional speakers, RCA to mini cable, manual.
Which Grace Digital Internet Radio is Right for You?
|Model Number||GDI-IRA500||GDI-IR2600||GDI-IRC6000||GDI-IRC7500||GDI-IRDT200||GDI-IRN1941||GDI-IRMS300 |
|Top Feature||Connect the Internet to your stereo||Table top for any room in your home||High resolution 3.5" color display||Stereo sound with built-in sub||Highest audio quality to your stereo||Great sound and vintage good looks||Replace your stereo system |
|RCA Stereo Inputs / Outputs||No / Yes||Mini-Jack Aux-in / No||Yes / Yes||Yes / Yes||No / Yes||Yes / Yes||Yes / Yes |
|iPhone/Android Remote Compatible|| |
|Headphone Jack|| |
|Play USB Thumb Drives*|| |
|External Speaker Post|| |
|Digital Stereo Output|| |
|FM Receiver w/Antenna|| |
|Ethernet Connection||Optional Dongle**||Optional Dongle**||Built-in RJ45||Optional Dongle**||Optional Dongle** |
|Number of Presets on Radio / Remote||10 / 10||10 / 10||10 / 10||10 / 100||12 / 9||10 / 10||10 / 10 |
|My Stuff Presets||100||100||100||100||100||100||100 |
|*The USB jack supports Smartphone (iPhone, Android, etc.) charging, plays music from a USB thumb drive and supports the Grace USB to Ethernet connection for a wired connection. |