2969 Results for

upgrading your hi-fi

Trade Show

IFA 2014

Grab your tech passport and travel to Berlin for the massive IFA consumer-electronics trade show.

Review

Superlux HD681 headphones

Despite atrocious cosmetic qualities, the insanely cheap Superlux HD681 headphones have a sound that aspires to greatness and only narrowly misses the mark.

August 13, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 13, 2013
Article

For the vinyl curious: A complete $380 hi-fi system for LPs & audio files

The Audiophiliac matches the Audio Technica AT LP60 turntable with a pair of Audioengine A2+ speakers -- the combination really clicked!

By June 28, 2014

Review

Boston Acoustics TVee One

The Boston Acoustics TVee One natural-sounding upgrade to your current TV's sound that costs considerably less than its competitors.

May 6, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 6, 2014
Gallery

Technics makes a hi-fi comeback at IFA 2014

This year at IFA in Berlin Panasonic unveiled new Technics hi-fi products - the first in six years.

14 Images By September 4, 2014

Review

2015 Acura RDX

The Acura RDX becomes a simpler, more refined SUV for the 2015 model year with a new engine and AWD system, but terrible dashboard tech hurts the bottom line.

July 8, 2014

2.5 stars Editors' rating July 8, 2014
Article

Music that'll make your hi-fi or headphones sing

The Audiophiliac checks out a few really strong albums that also happen to sound great!

By May 21, 2014

Review

V-Moda XS on-ear headphones

If you're looking for a $150-$250 on-ear headphone, the well-built V-Moda XS should be on your short list.

April 2, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating April 2, 2014
Editors' Take

Nokia Lumia 525

The Nokia Lumia 525, the successor to the popular Lumia 520, delivers entry-level features in a no-frills design. CNET Asia takes a closer look.

November 27, 2013

MSRP: $180.00

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Sony's affordable tabletop 'hi-fi' system

The $150 Sony CMT-MX500i might serve as a terrific starter hi-fi or holiday present; either way the Audiophiliac thinks it's a sweet little system.

By November 10, 2013

Review

GE Profile Series 2.2 Cu. Ft. Countertop Microwave Oven

We've seen other high-power, high-capacity cookers that cost a lot less. Reheating almost anything at the touch of a button is a tempting feature, but unless you think you'd use it often, you'll probably want something less expensive.

November 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 8, 2013