The best hi-fi and audio deals 2019: time to refresh your system

Whether you’ve been saving your pennies for an amplifier, CD player or DAC upgrade, or perhaps something more portable in the form of a radio or music player, we hopefully have an audio deal (or two) for you.

We’ve found savings online across a wide range of hi-fi categories, including some current What Hi-Fi? Award winners. These deals come from a wide range of reputable retailers.

Here we’re focusing on electronics, so head to our speaker deals and turntable deals pages if that’s what you’re after…

Music system deals

Denon DM41 micro system £279 £219 at Peter Tyson
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 system £350 £199 at Sevenoaks
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 partner it with 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 (manufacturer refurbished) £549 £380 at eBay
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 and detailed sound make the Revo a joy to listen to. The refurbished models are available on Revo’s eBay outlet store and come with a 12 month warranty.View Deal

Portable music player deals

Sony NW-A45 £180 £139 at Amazon
With a 3.1in touch screen for an intuitive operation, a 16GB internal memory that’s expandable via micro SD slot, a 45-hour battery life, Bluetooth and 24-bit/192kHz PCM and DSD support, this is one well-spec-ed portable hi-res music player.View Deal

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Radio deals

Roberts Revival iStream 3 £200 £180 at Amazon
It might look like a throwback, but this radio’s feature set is thoroughly modern. It can play streaming services like Spotify and Tidal, has Bluetooth for wirelessly connecting to your phone, and its sound is suitably warm and welcoming. It’s available in a couple of colours at this reduced price.View Deal