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Hi-Fi Gift Ideas That Can Still Arrive in Time for Christmas

With less than 2 weeks to go before Christmas, there are still some great Hi-Fi gifts that you can order that will arrive in time.

Hi-Fi Gift Guide Christmas 2023

Although the best deals of the year from Black Friday and Cyber Monday may be gone, we still recommend checking out our previous gift guides to see what offers have been extended. Nevertheless, there’s still time to order Christmas gifts for the music and TV lover that be won’t be happy with anything less than the best.

Arcam Integrated Amp

Arcam’s new Radia series includes the top-of-the-line A25 Integrated Amplifier, which features 5th generation Class G amplification (100 watts x 2), built-in DAC and phono stage. Plus it supports wireless streaming via Bluetooth 5.2 and AptX Adaptive.

$1,499 at Crutchfield

Arcam RADIA A25 Integrated Amplifier Angle
Creative Aurvana Ace 2 True Wireless Earbuds

Creative Aurvana Ace 2

Hear what you’ve been missing with the Creative Aurvana Ace 2, powered by xMEMS technology. Experience CD-quality clarity, enhanced by Snapdragon Sound™ with Qualcomm aptX Lossless technology, Qualcomm Adaptive Active Noise Cancellation, and more. These premium features are beautifully complemented by an aesthetically pleasing translucent compact charging case.

$149.99 at Creative

Schiit Valhalla 2

Last call for an affordable headphone tube amp to take your personal listening experience to the next level. Discover just how good your headphones, especially high impedance ones can sound with this Triode OTL Headphone Amp and Preamp that’s exceptionally accurate, neutral, and resolving, without being strident or etched. 

$299 at Schiit

Schiit Valhalla 2 Triode OTL Headphone Amp and Preamp
Schiit Ragnarok 2 Integrated Amplifier

Schiit Ragnarok 2

This modular integrated amplifier does double duty as a speaker amp and headphone amp, plus it’s customizable now or in the future. Order “just an amp” or “fully loaded” with multibit DAC & MM phono preamp in black or silver, knowing you’re protected with a 5-year warranty and 15-day money-back guarantee.

$1,499 – $1,899 at Schiit

Custom Wood Cabinets & Cases

Lynward Woodworks is a one-of-a-kind, small business manufacturer based in Johnstown, Pennsylvania that specializes in handcrafted wooden cabinets and cases for vintage audio equipment. Owner John Grant is a self-taught artisan with a passion for curating customized statement pieces from character-filled domestic and exotic woods. 

From $195 at Lynward Woodworks

Lynward Woodworks Vintage Hi-Fi Cabinets, Wood Cases, Turntable Plinths, and More
Arylic Christmas Big Deals up to 50% Off

Arylic Streamers & Amps

Arylic’s Christmas Sale celebrates the joy of the season with incredible discounts on wireless audio equipment. Save 30%, 40%, and even 50% off streamers, amps, preamps, DACs and in-ceiling speakers using coupon codes XM30, XM40 and XM50.

From $54 at Arylic

Bowers & Wilkins Px8

Our favorite wireless noise cancelling headphones of 2023 earned an Editor’s Choice Award for their striking new burgundy/gold finish and updated sonics. The Bowers & Wilkins Px8 are luxury headphones available in royal burgundy, black, or tan that are ideal for the person always on-the-go.

$699 at Amazon

Bowers & Wilkins Px8 Wireless Headphones in Royal Burgundy


Sony’s top-of-the-line 4K TV (model A95L) has been universally praised as the best TV of 2023 thanks to its groundbreaking QD-OLED display technology and proprietary image processing. Just be prepared to pay a premium before choosing among 55-inch, 65-inch and 77-inch screen sizes. You won’t regret it.

$2,498 – $4,998 at Amazon

Apple Watch

Apple Watch Series 9 (latest model) can do a lot more than just tell time and track your health. Music lovers take note of its new double tap gesture introduced in 2023, that lets you start/stop or skip tracks without ever touching the screen. Now that’s a way to truly lean back and enjoy your music.

$399 $329 at Amazon

Apple Watch Series 9 (2023 model) 41mm size in pink

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