1. NAD C316BEE

    NAD C316BEE

    This NAD integrated amplifier is a great listen for the money, but it's just outclassed by some of its very close rivals

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    Available from £249
  2. Onkyo A-5VL

    Onkyo A-5VL

    Onkyo must be applauded for taking the plunge into affordable digital amps, but the A-5VL is beaten by the best analogue alternatives

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    Available from £299.9
  3. Yamaha A-S700

    Yamaha A-S700

    The Yamaha A-S700 stereo amp has the familial looks – and sound – of the A-S1000, but costs considerably less

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    Available from £324
  4. Denon DN-A300M Amplifier
    Available from £318.88
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  6. Onkyo A-9050 Amplifier

    Onkyo A-9050 Amplifier

    Available from £289
  7. NAD D 3020 Hybrid Digital Amplifier
    Available from £399
  8. Rotel Integrated Amplifier
    Available from £349