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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

Picking gifts for audiophiles can be tricky, but the Audiophiliac's collection should have at least one or two items that fill the bill for the music geek on your list.

The ELAC Debut B5 speaker might be a good place to start.

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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

A great beginner audiophile turntable.

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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

Record collectors and their collections.

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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

Protect your ears -- you only have two.

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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

Hands down, the best sounding in-ears for less than $100.

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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

The Beatles recorded 27 No. 1 singles. This new collection comprises them all and includes videos on DVDs and Blu-rays.

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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

Cheap headphones have no right to sound this good.

Published: / Caption: / Photo: Alex Tostado / Read the article
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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

Dylan's peak output from 1965 and 1966 -- need we say more?

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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

This little desktop digital converter belts out a big sound over headphones or desktop speakers.

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ELAC America Debut B5 speakers ($230 per pair)

U-Turn Orbit Plus turntable ($309)

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting (book, $30)

Etymotic Research ER20 ear plugs ($12.95)

FiiO EX1 in-ear headphones ($69.99)

Beatles 1+ Deluxe Edition (prices start at $45)

Monoprice Hi-Fi Lightweight on-ear headphones ($14.99)

Bob Dylan -- The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 CD box set ($109.99)

Emotiva Big Ego USB digital converter ($179)

Schiit Modi 2 Uber digital converter ($149)

High-end sound for low prices; that's what Schiit does.

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