Well, there are some caveats while creating the list of best hi-fi systems. There are so many models with varying features, and then there are personal preferences. But considering the overall performance that is likely to satisfy an audiophile, following are 5 of the best mini hi-fi systems that money can buy.
- Moon Neo Ace by Simaudio
This is an expensive system if you consider the category of mini hi-fi systems. But weighed at 11 kg and having a solid design, Moon Neo Ace by Simaudio is certainly able to delight audiophiles. For turntables, it features a moving-magnet phono stage.
- X-HM76D by Pioneer
It affordable mini hi-fi is a high-resolution audio ready system. Its color display shows album artwork of the playing songs.
- DRA-100 by Denon
This mini hi-fi system is yet another affordable hi-fi that is capable of satisfying an audiophile. This model by Denon has ditched old CDs in favor of connectivity. This streams hi-res sound through Wi-Fi, NFC, Bluetooth, AirPlay, and Spotify Connect.
- M-one by Audiolab
Audiolab has made its name in the digital to analog converters (DACs) in the past six years. M-one by Audiolab offers Bluetooth connectivity, a sophisticated DAC and a number of connecting options in a compact box.
- M-CR611 by Marantz
This all-in-one by Marantz offers a host of connectivity options like Wi-Fi, AirPlay, and internet radio. It does not look very slim, but many people like its solid design.
- KEF LS50 Wireless
KEF LS50 Wireless looks like just a pair of nice speakers, but it is more than just that. This can be regarded as a mini hi-fi system wrapped in a small package.
- SC-PMX100BEB by Panasonic
This mini hi-fi by Panasonic is quite traditional-looking, but it offers great high-res sound to music lovers. They can be plugged into Panasonic’s multi-room setup.