Jeff said: The Luxman L-509X is a beautiful component that produces beautiful sound.
The gist: Styling and sound this good will never get old.
Gordon said: It looks gorgeous, sounds wonderful, and, with the BluOS app, works seamlessly. Add a good pair of speakers and you’ve got a killer system. Warmly recommended.
The gist: Excellent connectivity options and power delivery in a beautiful package.
Hans said: If you’re a digital-heavy audiophile on the prowl for the ultimate one-box solution, TEAC’s NR-7CD could be just what you’re looking for.
The gist: Add a set of good, small speakers for a compact high-end digital system.
Hans said: As long as you don’t need a ton of power, the SU-G700 should be at the top of your list for an integrated amp at the $2500 price point.
The gist: Tremendous sound quality with looks to match.
Gordon said: The Yamaha WXA-50 is an amplifier you can grow with, and grow into.
The gist: Lots of capabilities and sound quality for just under $500.