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Welcome to the Yearbook issue
Welcome to HFC’s 13th issue of 2019 – a 164-page special that celebrates the year’s hi-fi high-points. Inside we’ve packed more reviews than ever before, highlighting the real strength of today’s stereo audio sector with a diverse range of components that cater for all kinds of music listener. Each of the products selected for this ultimate product guide is a coveted Hi-Fi Choice badge winner, applauded by our team of expert reviewers for a winning combination of outstanding sound quality and value for money – prices shown are from the time of original publication.

2019 has been a year of change in the audio industry with some unexpected losses, but through mergers and diversification many familiar brands are stronger and in better shape for 2020 – see Opinion for a reminder of where high-street music retailer HMV was at this time last year, before it moved to new ownership and opened Europe’s largest music store in October.

Lastly, make sure you enter our fantastic competition to be in with a chance of winning IsoTek’s Evo3 Sigmas mains conditioner worth £3,252. Click here to enter Good luck!

Lee Dunkley, editor