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By carefully selecting used high-end gear, you can assemble a great hi-fi and save a bundle.
High-end speaker manufacturer Vandersteen rarely introduces new models, so audiophiles at CES were jazzed by the debut of the company's new flagship, the Model Seven.
High-end audio shows are a great way to see and hear the very best gear. CNET's Steve Guttenberg is getting good feedback about the goings-on at T.H.E. Show: Newport, being held this weekend in Southern California.
The best speakers of 2010; priced from $250 to $45,000!
Last week's seventh-annual Rocky Mountain Audio Festival, in Denver, Colorado, demonstrated that high-end audio is alive and kicking.
The best speakers will rock and roll your world. Expensive? You bet, but the best stuff always is.
A great hi-fi doesn't have to be expensive; a wise shopper can put together a nice system on the cheap.
The Vandersteen Model 1 was originally introduced in 1981, and now as the Model 1C it's a high-end classic. It's the best speaker you can buy for under a grand.
Ponder this. Audiophile fantasy #1--the perfect hi-fi--wouldn't sound all that great. The problem: Nasty, awful sounding recordings, a lot of the music you own, would still sound awful.
We keep hearing that investors have "little confidence" in the U.S. economic stimulus plan, but if each of us bought more American-made products, the economy would improve.