Here's where you can find the list of winners for our 2018 Awards. Our Special Awards Issue will be published in print and digital editions in December 2017 - the digital edition will be available HERE.

Below is the full list of Award winners, optimised for mobile viewing.

Click here for the Awards microsite, which includes lists and links to full reviews online of many winners. You can also see winners from previous years right back to 2007.

For delivered subscriptions to our premium print edition, click here. 

Our congratulations again to all the winners - check out the list below for all the winners - it's our ultimate buying guide for the best in audio, AV and incar entertainment.

 

BEST BUY TELEVISION OF THE YEAR   
Toshiba 65U7750: 
REVIEW 

TELEVISION OF THE YEAR   
Sony KD-65A1 

Highly Commended: Panasonic TH-65EZ1000U

SOUNDBAR OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
Samsung HW-MS650 

Highly Commended: Yamaha YAS-207 

SOUNDBAR OF THE YEAR $1000-$2000
Samsung HW-K950 

SOUNDBAR OF THE YEAR OVER $2000
Yamaha YSP-5600B Mk2 

STEREO AV AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR UNDER $2000
Pioneer SX-S30

STEREO AV AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR OVER $2000
Classé Sigma 2200i

TV AUDIO ACCESSORY OF THE YEAR
Sennheiser Flex 5000: REVIEW

TV VIDEO ACCESSORY OF THE YEAR
Humax H3 Espresso

 
 

PROJECTOR OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000   
BenQ GS1: REVIEW 

PROJECTOR OF THE YEAR $1000-$5000  
Epson EH-TW5600

PROJECTOR OF THE YEAR OVER $5000  
Sony VPL-VW550ES 

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SPEAKER PACKAGE OF THE YEAR UNDER $5000
Focal 5.1.2 SIB Evo Dolby Atmos

SPEAKER PACKAGE OF THE YEAR OVER $5000
Bowers & Wilkins 700 Series 
703 S2 / 706 S2 / HTM71 S2 / DB4S

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CUSTOM INSTALLATION PRODUCT OF THE YEAR
Krix Series MX 

 

VIDEO PLAYER/SERVER OF THE YEAR
Zappiti 4K HDR 

AV PRE-AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR
Marantz AV7703 

AV POWER AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR
Yamaha Aventage MX-A5000: INFO

AV RECEIVER OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
Marantz NR1508 

AV RECEIVER OF THE YEAR $1000-$2000
Denon AVR-X2400H

AV RECEIVER OF THE YEAR OVER $2000
Yamaha Aventage RX-A3070

 
 

DAC/HEADPHONE AMP OF THE YEAR 
Burson Audio Conductor V2+ 

HEADPHONES OF THE YEAR UNDER $500
1MORE H1707 Triple-Driver: REVIEW

HEADPHONES OF THE YEAR $500-$2000
HIFIMAN Edition X V2 

HEADPHONES OF THE YEAR OVER $2000
Focal Utopia  

NOISE-CANCELLING HEADPHONES OF THE YEAR
Bowers & Wilkins PX  

 
 

TURNTABLE BEST BUY OF THE YEAR 
Sony PS-HX500: REVIEW 
 
HIGH-END TURNTABLE OF THE YEAR 
Audio Union Helix 2 by Mark Döhmann 
  
NETWORK MUSIC PLAYER OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
Yamaha NP-S303 

NETWORK MUSIC PLAYER OF THE YEAR OVER $1000
Cocktail Audio X35 

CD PLAYER OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
Pioneer PD-30AE

CD PLAYER OF THE YEAR OVER $1000
Marantz SA-14S1 Special Edition 

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INCAR PROCESSOR OF THE YEAR
Hertz H8 DSP 

INCAR HEAD UNIT OF THE YEAR UNDER $1500
Alpine iLX-107: REVIEW 

INCAR HEAD UNIT OF THE YEAR OVER $1500
Kenwood DNX9170DABS: REVIEW

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PORTABLE AUDIO PLAYER OF THE YEAR UNDER $500
Fiio X1 2nd gen 

PORTABLE AUDIO PLAYER OF THE YEAR OVER $500
Fiio X5 3rd gen 

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UHD BLU-RAY PLAYER OF THE YEAR UNDER $500
Panasonic DMP-UB400
 
UHD BLU-RAY PLAYER OF THE YEAR OVER $500
Oppo UDP-203 

PERSONAL VIDEO RECORDER OF THE YEAR 
Panasonic DMR-PWT560

 
 
 

STEREO AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
NAD C 338: REVIEW

STEREO AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR $1000-$4000
Peachtree Audio nova150: REVIEW

Highly Commended: Hegel H80
Highly Commended: Pioneer A-70DA

STEREO AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR $4000-$10,000
Audia Flight FL Three S: INFO

Highly Commended: Moon Neo ACE 

STEREO AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR OVER $10,000
Marantz PM-10

Highly Commended: Audio Analogue Maestro Anniversary
Highly Commended: Octave V 80 SE

PRE-AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR
Audio Research Reference 6: REVIEW

POWER AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR UNDER $10,000  
Bryston 4B3

POWER AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR OVER $10,000  
Dan D’Agostino Progression Stereo

PHONO STAGE OF THE YEAR
Perreaux Audiant VP3: INFO

POWER CONDITIONER OF THE YEAR
Torus Power AVR2

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INCAR MONO AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR 
Focal FPX 1.1000 

INCAR AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
Diamond Audio HX600.4: REVIEW 

Highly Commended
Focal FPS 5.1200: REVIEW

INCAR AMPLIFIER OF THE YEAR OVER $1000
Helix H 400X: REVIEW 

 
 
LOUDSPEAKERS OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
Bowers & Wilkins 707 S2 

Highly Commended: Dynaudio Emit M10

LOUDSPEAKERS OF THE YEAR $2000-$10,000
- JOINT WINNERS -  
GoldenEar Triton Two+
Q Acoustics Concept 500 

LOUDSPEAKERS OF THE YEAR $10,000-$20,000
Dynaudio Contour 60 

Highly Commended: Boenicke W8

LOUDSPEAKERS OF THE YEAR OVER $20,000 
Bowers & Wilkins 800 D3 

Highly Commended 
Sonus faber Homage Tradition Serafino

STANDMOUNT LOUDSPEAKERS OF THE YEAR
Krix Esoterix Altum

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INCAR SPEAKERS OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
Alpine X-S69C: REVIEW

INCAR SPEAKERS OF THE YEAR OVER $1000
Vibe Audio CVEN62C-V4 

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PORTABLE WIRELESS SPEAKER OF THE YEAR
JBL Flip 4 

WIRELESS STEREO SPEAKERS OF THE YEAR UNDER $1500
Triangle Elara LN01A: REVIEW 

Highly Commended: Cambridge Audio Yoyo M: REVIEW

WIRELESS STEREO SPEAKERS OF THE YEAR OVER $1500
DALI Zensor 5 AX

 

 

SINGLE-BOX SOLUTION OF THE YEAR
Naim Uniti Atom  

Highly Commended: Cyrus Lyric 

WIRELESS MULTIROOM SPEAKER OF THE YEAR UNDER $1000
Riva WAND Festival  

WIRELESS MULTIROOM SPEAKER OF THE YEAR OVER $1000
Dynaudio Music 7  

MULTIROOM COMPONENT OF THE YEAR
Yamaha WXAD-10  

MULTIROOM SYSTEM OF THE YEAR
Google Chromecast  

 
 

SOUND+IMAGE GOLD AWARD
AktiMate Mini+ B: REVIEW

JUDGES CHOICE
Yamaha NS-5000 loudspeakers: STORY & INTERVIEW

MOST DOWNLOADED FROM AVHUB.COM.AU   
Humax 4tune HDR-1000T: REVIEW

 
 
A LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD WAS PRESENTED TO
John Martin