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Pick of the Best Vinyl Players in the UK

Appliance Insurance Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

Vinyl fans say that nothing beats the sound of cared for records on a well-maintained turntable; CDs simply can’t compare and MP3s … bah! The thing is vinyl is undergoing a revival, which means more and more people are becoming converts and extolling vinyl to the skies. According to James Stables, vinyl was officially declared […] Read More

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Hi-fi Systems of the Rich and Famous

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When it comes to investing in a Hi-fi system, your average ‘man on the street’ will probably spend anything from £300 to £600. However, venture into those celebrity spheres of society and watch the price bolt upwards (especially, of course, if that individual is a musician). For non-musicians though, those with cash to splash are […] Read More

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Micro Hi-Fi Audio System Buying Guide

Appliance Insurance Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

A hi-fi or ‘high-fidelity’ system plays music with the greatest resemblance to the original source. These acoustic devices are a music enthusiast’s must-have, and are capable of producing high-quality digital and analogue sounds. A typical hi-fi music system includes (a) an audio source such as a CD player or your iPod (b) an amplifier to […] Read More

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Hi-Fi Audio Systems Explained

Appliance Insurance Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

What is Hi-fi? Hi-fi means high fidelity sounds. The terminology was first introduced in the 1950’s to describe systems that produced images and audio in the purest form. Hi-fi audio systems reproduce sound with minimal background disturbances and offer the closest resemblance to the original sound. Using a hi-fi system, you are able to recreate […] Read More

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What is a Sky Digital Box?

Appliance Insurance Articles Posted on by Richard Hannan

Modern technology terms are used all the time, but in our fast-paced digital, electronic and hyper-connected world it can be hard to keep up with everything, or know exactly what something means. Let’s take a Sky digital box for example. Many people talk about them and lots of us own them, but what exactly are […] Read More