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Gift Guide: Spend Your Gift Cards on the Hi-Fi You Really Wanted

Start your year off right with the gifts that will bring you a higher fidelity entertainment experience in 2024.

Hi-Fi Gift Guide New Year 2024

Did Santa or members of your family not get the memo this holiday season and load up your wallet with a pile of Amazon gift cards or pre-loaded debit cards? Are you stuck with store credit after returning that juicer you really didn’t want? Audiophiles are some of the hardest people to shop for but that doesn’t mean that 2024 can’t start off on a high note. We have some interesting ideas on how to make that happen. 

Q Acoustics 5020

These bookshelf speakers have earned our Editor’s Choice Award for 2023. When you consider the build quality, sonic performance, and value for the money, the Q Acoustics 5020 are a very wise long-term choice. Available in black, white, oak, or rosewood.

$899/pair at Amazon

Q Acoustics 5020 Bookshelf Speakers Front in Oak


When quantum dot meets nano cell technology, it combines to deliver unbelievably vibrant images, and deep black levels. These 2023 models are available in sizes from 43 to 75-inches at the lowest prices of the year. Why not get the biggest one?

$1,299 $746 at Amazon

Sennheiser Momentum 4

Sennheiser’s Momentum 4 are the company’s top-of-the-line wireless noise cancelling headphones, which make for a great travel companion and rank among the best Bluetooth ANC models available. Choose either white, black or the “special edition” version in black with gold trim.

$399 $249 at Amazon

Sennheiser Momentum 4 Wireless Headphones
Panamax MR4300 Power Line Conditioner and Surge Protector

Panamax MR4300

Protect up to 9 components in your audio/video system from damaging power spikes as well as the minor day-to-day current fluctuations that can compromise performance over time.

$439 $187 at Amazon

Morel Högtalare

This powerful Bluetooth wireless speaker is the only one of its kind to fit seamlessly into IKEA Kallax shelving systems. With two 1-inch tweeters and a 6-inch woofer, it creates a stereo image from a single box. Available in multiple colors.

$399 $359 at Amazon

Morel Högtalare Wireless Bluetooth Speaker White Grille on and off
THX Interconnect

THX® Interconnect Ultra High Speed HDMI® 2.1 Cable

Optimize your home theater with fidelity and reliability.

Perfect for any size or configured home theater system, and designed with Pixelgen, the THX Interconnect cables bring you 100% uncompressed 48Gbps signaling.

Fidelity matters.

$39 – $399 at

Bang & Olufsen A1

Take Bang & Olufsen’s signature sound with you where ever you go. The A1 (2nd generation) sounds bigger than it looks, and features 18 hours of battery life with built-in microphones to access Amazon Alexa. Available in 9 colors.

$279 $239 at Amazon

Bang & Olufsen A1 2nd Generation Portable Bluetooth Speaker
AWOL LTV-2500 UST Projector


Ultra-short throw projectors are the most affordable way to enjoy big screen thrills at 100-inches and beyond. Just place AWOL’s UST projector right below the biggest ALR screen that will fit your space — up to 150-inches in diagonal and starting watching. On sale now for 33% off!

$2,999 $1,999 at Amazon

SVS SB-1000 Pro

If you don’t have a subwoofer in your hi-fi or home theater system then you’re really missing out. Choose this SVS subwoofer in gloss white for jaw-dropping deep bass from a compact box that can easily blend into any room. Enjoy “outlet” savings while supplies last.

$699 $599 at SVS | Amazon

SVS SB-1000 Pro White Subwoofer
Cambridge Audio AXA35 Integrated Amplifier

Cambridge Audio AXA35

Building your first hi-fi system need not be daunting or expensive. Start off with the Cambridge Audio AXA35 integrated amplifier which has a built-in phono preamp, so just connect a turntable and speakers of your choice.

$399 at Amazon

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Disclosure: The products listed above are approved by our Editors, but may be requested by our sponsors. When links to buy are provided, we’ll direct you to the lowest price at time of publication. In doing so, eCoustics may earn a small commission from the associated retailer if purchased.

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