Again the readers of the German hi-fi magazines AUDIO and stereoplay voted for the best and most innovative products and brands in the high-end-audio industry. On 21st of February 2017, the awards were handed to the winners in the traditional restaurant Hofbräuhaus München.
Two Burmester high-end products have been awarded with a Golden Ear 2017. The Burmester Phase 3 won the silver medal in the category "All-in-One systems". With 24.05% nearly a quarter of the readers voted for the new All-In-One system. The 150 Networkplayer has been voted on the second place in the category "Networkplayer from 3,000 €". The player missed the first place by only 23.12%.