The best hi-fi deals – December

The best hi-fi deals – December

Black Friday and Cyber Monday may have been and gone but there are still plenty of hi-fi deals around in the run-up to Christmas. 

Whether you want an all-in-one music system, an upgrade for your amplifier or CD player, a new DAC or radio, we've picked out the very best prices on some of our favourite products to ensure you bag a bargain.

Music system deals

Denon DM41 micro system for £279 £229 at Superfi

This darling of the micro system world continues to impress us with its detailed, musical and rhythmic prowess, and the addition of Bluetooth along with its CD player and radio will appeal to many. You can add your own speaker pair, but it works beautifully with Denon's own speakers.View Deal

Yamaha CRX-N470D music system for £299 £239 at Amazon

This mini hi-fi system is a nice mix of traditional and newer methods of playback. You can play your CDs and tune into the radio, and also stream songs over Bluetooth, AirPlay, wi-fi and other Yamaha multi-room products. With the right pair of stereo speakers, it’s a tidy little performer with ample detail and good timing.View Deal

Revo SuperSystem wireless system for £549 £489 at Richer Sounds

This talented all-in-one system sports a fetching retro vibe, but is packed to the brim with modern conveniences: FM/DAB radio, RCA and optical inputs, aptX Bluetooth, wi-fi and Spotify streaming, and a USB input. Its large-scaled, full-bodied presentation and clear detail make the Revo a joy to listen to, too.View Deal

Revel Concert2 M16 speakers, Arcam SA10 amplifier and Arcam CDS50 SACD player/streamer for £2397 £1999 at Richer Sounds

Save nearly £400 on this neat hi-fi bundle. Our Award-winning Revel M16 speakers (enthusiastic, dynamic, authoritative) combined with Arcam's first amp with digital inputs (it also has MM phono, we gave it four stars) and a SACD player that doubles up as a hi-res music streamer. A well-featured, flexible system.View Deal

Stereo amplifier deals

Sony STR-DH190 stereo receiver for £199 £149 at Sevenoaks

This Sony receiver packs in an FM tuner, Bluetooth streaming and analogue inputs - including phono MM - to plug in plenty of devices. Play tunes from your smartphone, CD player, turntable or just tune into the radio. It's been tuned to match Sony's PS-HX500 turntable, too.View Deal

Marantz PM6006 UK Edition stereo amp for £469 £299 at Superfi

Big savings on this recently-crowned Award-winner. It has Marantz's characteristic full-bodied, focused and detail presentation - even more of it than the standard edition - with subtlety and musicality high on the agenda. Plenty of connections, too.View Deal

Portable music player deals

Sony NW-ZX300 hi-res Walkman for £528 £499 at Amazon 

This classy hi-res player brings the classic Walkman into the modern age. With hi-res support up to 32-bit/384kHz PCM and 11.2MHz DSD files, the NW-ZX300's clear and detailed performance will delight plenty. View Deal

Astell & Kern AK Jr for £399 £249.90 at Amazon

This Award-winning portable hi-res player cuts a sleek figure. The edges are as a crisp as its sound, it has ample bass weight, strong dynamics and excellent detail. Sporting DSD and 24-bit/192kHz file support and expandable storage, this is a stylish saving.View Deal

Questyle QP2R hi-res player and Focal Utopia headphones bundle for £4698 £3899

Yes, this is ridiculously extravagant - in looks and price - but you do save £700 if you buy this blingy bundle than if you bought them separately. The five-star open-back Focal headphones are impressive, and the QP2R portable player is available in gold only.View Deal

CD player deals

Marantz CD6006 UK Edition for £449 £289 at Richer Sounds

This 2018 Award-winning CD player has a crisp, exciting, insightful sound that's more informative than the standard version. Add in a solid build, smart finish and extensive connections, and this is a quality, well-featured player. A fantastic deal.View Deal

DAC deals

Arcam irDAC II for £499 £299 at Richer Sounds

Save a whopping £200 on this talented and capable DAC. Featuring RCA analogue, optical and coaxial inputs, and 24bit/384kHz hi-res and DSD128 files through USB, it's a great little addition to your hi-fi system. Sound-wise, it has a spacious, smooth and even-toned performance with bags of detail.View Deal

Audiolab M-DAC for £599 £524 at Amazon

Effortlessly talented and enjoyable, this DAC and headphone amp has got it all: punchy timing, seamless dynamics and plenty of space in a well-constructed stereo soundfield. It's well equipped with digital and analogue connections (including XLR and USB sockets) and 6.3mm headphone jack. 

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Radio deals

Pure Evoke F3 Bluetooth radio for £150 £119 at Amazon

With Internet, DAB/DAB+ and FM radio as well as Spotify Connect and Bluetooth, this mini unit is one of the best-connected bedside radios you could ask for. Our four-star review praised its smooth and full-bodied sound. View Deal

Pure Evoke C-D4 for £220 £169 at Amazon

The smaller, single-speaker sibling of the C-D6 stereo system, the Pure Evoke C-D4 marries Bluetooth and DAB+/FM radio with a built-in CD player. Available in siena black, and now over £50 off. View Deal