Parasound Halo P 5Price: $1095

Website: www.parasound.com

Erich said: The performance was stress-free, presenting nothing that would be cause for buyer’s remorse, and of a quality notably above what might be expected for the price. Were I in the market for a preamplifier costing $1100, the Parasound Halo P 5 is the one I would buy.

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The gist: The perfect centerpiece of a killer sub-$8k system.

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