A Bargain-Priced DIY Desktop System

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FiiO A1 amplifier

FiiO A1 amplifier


You don’t have to spend a lot of money for a great-sounding, mix-and-match desktop music system. Here are a few possibilities:

To cure a bad case of winter frugality, I’m prescribing a hearty dose of homemade chicken soup and these bargain-basement audio components that will brighten any home office or den.

Use some, or all, of the equipment to build a desktop system for a computer, a traditional two-channel system for a DVD player or gaming console, a replacement for an HDTV’s speakers or an inexpensive way to play vinyl LPs.

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