The 2022 Vigilant Audio Holiday Gift Guide
Don't panic - the holidays are here and you still haven't gotten those special gifts for your audio-loving friends! Don't despair just yet, because Vigilant has come to save the day. We've put together a Gift Guide of some fantastic products that any music enthusiast would love...so go ahead, check it out and make this holiday season truly memorable.
1. Music Hall MMF 2.3
Gift your favorite vinyl lover the ultimate audio experience with MusicHall's MMF 2.3 turntable! Perfectly balancing a sleek design and high performance, this is sure to be an unforgettable upgrade from their Target Crosley -- guaranteed to make all records sound like stars of any music setup.
2. Focusrite Scarlett 2i2
Are you ready to focus on recording? Get the best bang for your buck with Focusrite's Scarlett audio interfaces! For reliably clean sound, it just can't be beat. Plus, they're incredibly affordable - you'll find their 2i2 around $160 and up. If you’re gifting for that budding musician or looking to upgrade your own setup - to start using a real XLR Mic then this is a great gift for yourself or others.
3. Astell & Kern AK HC3
Give the gift of unlocking the full potential of an audio setup with AK HC3! This device is an audiophile's best friend, boasting dual ES9219MQ SABRE HiFi® DACs from ESS. Not only does it provide ultra-high quality playback and noise control, but also supports Native DSD256 and 32 bit/384 kHz - ensuring you get to enjoy every aspect of high res audio. With this powerful converter at hand wherever you go, don't miss out on experiencing music in its highest glory!
PS - this is a must-have for anyone interested in the high-end headphone market.
4. Vinyl Me Please
Treat your friends and family to the gift of music discovery with VMP! Subscribers get access to a unique mix each month - choose from our Essential, Classic, Hip-Hop or Country Tracks. Whether they're just starting out on their vinyl journey or are more experienced audiophiles, this subscription has something for everyone... giving them loads of new tunes to explore without fail every single month!
5. SwitchOne Speakers
Looking for the perfect present? Look no farther than SwitchOne speakers! These multi-purpose set of sound devices make a great gift for any occasion. You don't need to be tech-savvy or musical in order to use them - they're simple and straightforward enough that even someone who has never had “real speakers” before could get up and running with these amazing speakers!
For the musician or singer in your life, VA92 is a great choice! Combining it with Scarlett 2i2 audio interface will give them what they need to get their recordings started. This exceptional combo provides reliability and versatility at an unbeatable price of $49 - a hard-to-beat deal for any aspiring artist!
The winter holidays are an opportunity to show your creativity and thoughtfulness as a gift-giver. Or, if you'd rather keep the presents for yourself (no judgement!) we have just what you need! Whatever route you take this season, from us to You: Happy Holidays & Best Wishes!