Top 10 Best Budget Micro Hi-Fi Systems

Enjoying your favorite music has never been easier. What used to be really bulky and overly complex and expensive devices have turned into not only very compact and practical units but also pretty affordable ones. Sure, there’s prestigious stuff on the market as well, but we’re usually looking for the best possible budget options available […]

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£100 SYSTEM: Episode #02. Can the Sansui TUD 99X, the NAD 4020B and the Rotel RT850L see off the Cambridge A1 V3?

THE OBJECTIVE: The objective here is to, on a continual basis, refine the best system, under £100, that can be achieved today, pre-owned. A FEW GROUND RULES: Please look at episode #01 for clarification PLEASE NOTE: Every item in the system has been purchased by me off the auction sites. At this cheap-as-chips level, the […]

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CHEAP SYSTEMS THAT WORK: The most enjoyable preowned system under £100 in total. EPISODE #01 – the basics

THE OBJECTIVE: The objective here is to, on a continual basis, refine the best system, under £100, that can be achieved today, pre-owned. A FEW GROUND RULES: Interconnects, power cords and speaker cables … in this context are … in audiophile terms “rubbish”. They aren’t of course, but that’s not really the point. The point […]

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Affordable Audiophile Speakers: Inexpensive Home Stereo Systems Don’t Have to Sound Cheap

Originally published in 2015 Grant Clauser writes: Enjoying great sounding music is not a pleasure restricted to high income brackets, but lots of people believe that the best stereo speakers—loudspeakers that can be appreciated by people who identify as audiophiles—cost an arm and a leg. Many do, but a great audio system is not dictated […]

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