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August 2015 issue on sale now!

Welcome to the August 2015 issue of Hi-Fi Choice - the essential guide to getting the best possible sound from your hi-fi, whether you're buying, tuning or tweaking...

This month is our 400th issue, a special anniversary edition celebrating 40 years of expert hi-fi reviews and buying advice. In putting together this issue, I have come to realise just how significantly the world of audio has changed in an amazingly short amount of time.

I was perhaps a bit too young to remember the very first issue of Hi-Fi Choice when it launched in its original A5 format back in 1975, but I do remember the music and sounds of the time that got me hooked, even if I was listening on a mono cassette radio recorder or my dad’s 8-track tape player in the family car. For anyone wanting to recall the era our Year In Music feature is just for you, and revisits 1975 with a comprehensive rundown of the bands and albums that defined the magazine’s birth year.

Our six-page Anniversary feature journeys along the audio format timeline and hi-fi trends in a celebration of our first 40 years in print, while this month’s Opinion pages revisit audio highlights as seen by ex-editors and our team of contributors that remember the most. Happy birthday then Hi-Fi Choice, and here’s to the next 40 years!

Lee Dunkley (Editor, Hi-Fi Choice) 

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About Hi-Fi Choice

Hi-Fi Choice magazine has been at the forefront of audio equipment reviews and advice for 40 years. 

Our tagline, "passion for sound", reflects our desire to find the latest and greatest affordable audio products on the market today for the home and on the move...

Our philosophy is based around in-depth reviews by some of the UK's leading audio journalists. Central to this is our Blind-Listening Group Test where panels of industry members listen to products without any knowledge of the brand or model on test for truly impartial thoughts, backed up by comprehensive test and measurement. carries many of our back reviews and helpful features, plus the latest news and information about the industry. and Hi-Fi Choice magazine are brought to you by AVTech Media Ltd., the UK's newest specialist audio and video media publishing group.

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