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upgrading your hi-fi

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Best headphones of 2014

Headphones are available in a zillion styles, sizes, and price ranges. But we've cut through the clu

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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
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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

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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
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HTC Butterfly 2

The dual-camera system from HTC's flagship is refitted with a higher-resolution imager in the company's new brightly colored plastic phone.

August 18, 2014

Pricing not available

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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

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HiFiMan RE-400

While they're light on extras, the well-priced HiFiMan RE-400s offer excellent, accurate sound that's aimed at audiophiles on a budget.

April 16, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 16, 2013
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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

MSRP: $34,895.00

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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
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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

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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