Christmas gifts you want but can't have [Gift Guide 2012]

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Kharma's Exquisite Grand speakers, priced at $220,000, are not a product for the budget-conscious among us.

Weighing in at 880 pounds, the flagship speakers have a frequency range of 20Hz to 100KHz and a maximum SPL of 188dB. Each set is manufactured and tested in the Netherlands.

"The Exquisite Grand, part of the Flagship series of the Exquisite Collection, materializes the absolute end of the high-end in audio, with only reality as a real competitor," The firm says. "The unique capacity of the Exquisite Grand is to portray musical recordings in their realistic size."

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Charlie Osborne, a medical anthropologist who studied at the University of Kent, UK, is a journalist, freelance photographer and former teacher. She has spent years travelling and working across Europe and the Middle East as a teacher, and has been involved in the running of businesses ranging from media and events to B2B sales. Charli... Full Bio

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