Winner

Not the most powerful mid-price integrated amplifier around, this wee Cyrus is nevertheless one of the most enjoyable to listen to, making music like no other similarly priced designs. Factor in its fine build and finish, iconic styling and easy upgradability, and it truly deserves our best amplifier award of 2012!

DETAILS
Price: £699
Contact: 01480 435577
Web address: cyrusaudio.co.uk
Review issue: 364

 

 

 

 

Runners up

Cambridge Audio Azur 851A

Excellent do-it-all design boasting a highly precise and powerful sound.

DETAILS
Price: £1,195
Contact: 0870 900 1000
Web address: cambridgeaudio.com
Review issue: 359

 

Roksan Caspian M2

Brilliant sounding premium-priced amp with oodles of pep and punch.

DETAILS
Price: £1,649
Contact: 020 89006801
Web address: roksan.co.uk
Review issue: 356