What Kind of Amplifier Setup Do You Need for Hi-Fi Audio?

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Choosing the right amplifier components is crucial for generating amazing sound quality

The amplifier is the driving force behind your hi-fi sound system. Traditional hi-fi systems are built with passive speakers — i.e., speakers that don’t generate their own power. An amplifier, much like it sounds, amplifies audio signals to drive sound through the speakers. Today, you have a few choices for amplification: a separates system with a preamp and amp or an integrated amp setup.

In the not-too-distant past, this blog topic wasn’t even a point of discussion in the AV world. That’s because audiophiles were adamant that the only way to obtain true hi-fi audio was to build a system with a preamplifier, power amplifier, and set of hi-fi speakers. However, as integrated amps have improved, the thinking has shifted.

Keep reading for a more in-depth look at both choices to help you decide which setup is best for your home sound system in Bergen County, NJ.

 

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Choosing Hi-Fi: Why You Should Always Try Before You Buy

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Visit our showroom to experience hi-fi before making a final purchase 

Choosing to upgrade your home’s sound to a hi-fi audio system is a significant financial and emotional investment. Compared to off-the-rack sound systems from big box stores, hi-fi audio is the closest you can get to replicating the experience of listening to live music as it’s being recorded. High-fidelity sound can bring more joy and pleasure to listening to music at home. 

Before purchasing a system, you’re probably doing a lot of research to read reviews, compare brands, and finalize a budget. But online research can only take you so far. Next, you need to be asking yourself: where can I find a hi-fi audio store near me in Morris County, NJ? At Electronic Concepts, we highly recommend visiting our state-of-the-art showroom to test hi-fi systems for yourself before making a final purchase. Learn four reasons why you should always try before you buy!  

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