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Hello everyone, 

 

I got a little windfall ths morning (someone wanted to buy my long disused twitter name hah!) and consequently have £500 to spend unexpectedly. 

 

I currently have an iphone 4, ipad 2, and a mac mini hooked up to some ancient harmon kardon speakers. I only really use my iphone for audible.com audiobooks and I hook it up directly to the speakers to play classical music most mornings. 

 

Since the ios7 upgrade my iphone4 is a damn brick.. 

 

So.. as I clearly know nothing about nothing, I wanted to ask your advice on getting a better audio experience. Any device must be able to play audiobooks and have a backlit screen as I am nearly blind (which makes me think i might really appreciate better audio..). I dont need video at all, as I have the ipad for that. 

 

Should I just upgrade/change to the latest ipod touch and live with the speaker system as is? (we have a tiny house, so not sure how a higher end system might work out)

 

Or.. should I get some higher end mp3 player and something like Sonos to stream it through?

 

just looking for a some suggestions as a starting point. 

 

Many thanks!

 

~Nick


Edited by NickAWilson - 1/17/14 at 4:40am