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What Hi-Fi? Award Winners 2019 Available At Audio T

Posted: 7th October 2019

We're very proud of all of the Hi-Fi manufactuers and their award-winning products that have featured in this years What Hi-Fi? Awards!

And the 2019 What Hi-Fi? Winners are....

Music Streamers

Best Streamer under £500 - Audiolab 6000N Play

Best Music Streamer over £1,500 - Naim ND5X S2

Multi-room Systems

Best Premium Multi-room System - Sonos 

DACs (Digital to Analogue Converers)

Best DAC Under £100 - Cyrus Soundkey USB DAC

Best DAC under £100-200 - Audiolab M-DAC Nano DAC

Best DAC £200-£300 - Audioquest Dragonfly Cobalt DAC & Headphone Amplifier

Best DAC £300-£500 - Chord Electronics Mojo DAC & Headphone Amplifier.

Best DAC £500-£1,200 - Chord Electronics Qutest DAC

Best DAC over £1,200 - Chord Hugo 2 DAC & Headphone Amplifier

CD Players

Best CD player under £500 - Marantz CD6006 UK Edition

Best CD player over £500 - Cyrus CDi


Best Turntable £200-£500 - Rega P1

Best Turntable £500-£750 - Rega P3/Elys 2

Best Turntable over £1,000-£2,000 - Rega P6 With Ania Cartridge

Best Turntable over £2,000 - Rega Planar 8 & Apheta 2 Cartridge

Stereo Amplifiers

Best stereo amplifier under £400 -  Marantz PM6006 UK Edition

Best stereo amplifier £1,500-£2,500 - 
Naim Nait XS 3

Best stereo amplifer over £2,500 - Naim Supernait 3

Best Stereo Speakers 

Best standmount speaker under £200 -  Dali Spektor 2

Best standmount Speaker £400-£750 - Bowers & Wilkins 606

Best standmount speaker £1,000-£2,000 - KEF R3

Best standmount speaker over £2,000 - Dynaudio Special Forty

Best floorstanding speaker £500- £1,000 - Dali Oberon 5

Best floorstanding speaker £1,500-£2,000 - ProAc Response DT8

Best floorstanding speaker over £2,000 - Spendor A7

Best Desktop Speaker - Ruark MR1 MKII

Wireless Speakers

Best wireless speaker over £500 - Naim Mu-so Qb 2nd Generation


Best micro system - Denon D-M41 DAB

Best turntable system - Pro-ject Jukebox E.

Best all in one system - KEF LSX Wireless

Best Hi-Fi system under £1,000 - Marantz PM7000N

Best Hi-Fi system over £1,000 - Naim Uniti Atom

Blu-Ray Players

Best Blu-ray player £350-£500 - Panasonic DP-UB820

Best 4K Blu-ray player over £500 - Pioneer UDP LX500

Speaker packages

Best speaker package £1,500-£2,000 - Dali Oberon 5 5.1

Best speaker package £2,000-£5,000 - Monitor Audio Silver 200

Best speaker package over £5,000 - PMC Twenty5 23 5.1

Best Home Cinema Amplifier

Best home cinema amplifer £500-£1,500 - Denon AVR-X3600H

Best Soundbars & Soundbases

Best Soundbar £300-500 - Sonos Beam

Best Soundbar £500-£1,00 - Dali Katch One


Best Speaker Cable Under £15 per metre -  Audioquest Rocket 11

Best Speaker Cable over £15 per metre - Chord Co Rumour X

Best Analogue Interconnect under £50 - Chord C-Line

Best Analogue Interconnect over £50 -  Chord Co Clearway Analogue RCA

Best phono stage under £250 Rega Phono MM MK3

Best phono cartridge over £150 - Ortofon Quintet Blue MC


Best TV under £1,000 - Panasonic TX-58GX800B 4K LED


Best projector over £1,500-£3,000 -  Epson EH-TW9400

Best projector over £3,000 - Sony VPL-VW270ES

If there is a particular Hi-Fi product you'd like to hear, just give us a call and we can set up a private audition for you! Or if you are still unsure after listening to it in store, you can make use of our home loan service and try the product in the comfort of your home.

N.B. Don't forget to call your nearest store first before travelling as brands do vary from store to store.

Click here to see the full 2019 What Hi-Fi? Award Winners

  • Acoustic EnergyTom EvansPrimareMeze AudioSolidSteelTechnics
  • ISOL-8 TeknologiesGold NoteAudiolabAudioquestAudio TechnicaAURALiC
  • ArcamB&WChord CompanyChord ElectronicsCyrusDenon
  • DynaudioDynavectorFocalKEFLinnMarantz
  • Monitor AudioNaimNeat AcousticsNovaFidelityOphidian AudioPanasonic
  • PioneerPMCProjectQuadNaim UnitiRega
  • RELRotelRuark AudioSonosSpendorYamaha

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