The Absolute Sound's Buyer's Guide to Affordable Audio 2017

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Whatever your audio budget and desires, this Buyer’s Guide to Affordable Audio is designed to help maximize your purchasing power—and your hi-fi system enjoyment.

An increasing number of exciting high-performance audio components offer real value to audio enthusiasts and music lovers. 

The Absolute Sound’s 2017 Guide to Affordable High-End Audio covers noteworthy products in six different categories: Loudspeakers, Electronics, Analog, DACs/Disc Players, Personal Audio and Headphones, and Cables/Power Products. 


New content includes:

Personal Audio—This burgeoning category appears in our online Guide to Affordable Audio for the first time!  
Sneak Previews” of new affordable products about to be reviewed in TAS
On the Horizon”—a look at exciting new affordable components about to be introduced        
Top Picks”—our reviewers’ picks across six categories: loudspeakers, electronics, analog, DACs, personal audio, and cables
Sneak Preview Reviews—several reviews make their debuts in this Guide, prior to appearing in TAS!
Robert Harley’s insightful article, “How to Select Components”

That’s in addition to 39 expert reviews of the best affordable products from TAS!