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Audio and Hi-Fi

All the audio and hi-fi articles, guides, tutorials, and reviews at Higher Hz.

AV receiver vs amplifier: Which is better for your system?

If you’re unsure as to what sort of equipment you’ll need for your new hi-fi system or home theater, today I’ll explain the main differences between a receiver and an amplifier, two components that might seem interchangeable at first but are actually quite different.

Foobar2000 review

Foobar2000 is a freeware audio player for Windows. It’s a player that is probably far more flexible and powerful than looks would suggest.

Behind its rather ordinary, if not unflattering, appearance lies a wealth of hidden features.