The Absolute Sound Guide to Affordable High-End Audio 2013

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The Absolute Sound Guide to Affordable High-End Audio is a timely online buyer’s guide that focuses on products under $2500 offering incredible value. It includes some of the best reviews from TAS during the past year, as well as a host of new content created expressly for this outstanding Buyer’s Guide, including:


  • Our Top “Affordable” Picks: Here are 16 high-value gems that our experts highly recommend.
  • On The Horizon: Two dozen upcoming affordable high-end products of merit about to be introduced.
  • Special Feature on High-Value Audio Cables: Includes specific recommendations on cables from 13 leading manufacturers, plus a feature on “Affordable Cables and Interconnects.”
  • Buying Tips From TAS Editor-in-Chief: Robert Harley on “How to Choose a High-End Audio System” including allocating your budget and 10 helpful guidelines.
  • Editors’ Choice Awards: Affordable Components: A special compilation of our most recent TAS Editors’ Choice selections under $2500.


Additional coverage includes:

- 31 Full Reviews: A great selection from TAS of the best “affordable” speaker, electronics, analog, and digital reviews during the past year (Products under $2500).

- Headphone Round-up: Six top picks in high-end headphones that offer outstanding value and great sound.


Free distribution of this Guide is sponsored by Peachtree Audio, and Music Interface Technologies (MIT). Additional support comes from Audioquest and NuForce.

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