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Denon S-301

Denon S-301
alaScore 80

90 reviews

Sep, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 90 reviews of Denon S-301. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Home Theater Systems for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Home Theater Systems the Denon S-301 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 90 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Denon S-301

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of Denon S-301 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Home Theater Systems on Amazon.com.

57% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Denon S-301 DVD Home Entertainment System

Sep, 2015

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Expert review by: aaroncolter (digitaltrends.com)

Denon S-301

 

In a perfect world, I'd always recommend full-range loudspeakers–and plenty of ‘em–for a home theater and audio system. More air makes better sound. But the world wasn't built around the needs of audio/video equipment. You'll get a better picture from...

Exceptional sound; supports the Apple iPod; HDMI input; looks great

Complex manual; sometimes locks up after disconnecting the iPod

With its attractive silver and black finish, the S-301 can stand next to any flat-screen TV on the market.

Dec, 2005

Expert review by: 3LUXE (3luxe.com)

Denon S-301

 

Having a bunch of home electronics equipment is great, but trying to incorporate it all into some type of compatible entertainment system can be a nightmare. Indeed, getting all of your stuff to "talk to" each other can be a confusing and...

Apr, 2007
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Expert review by: Mark Fleischmann (hometheater.com)

Denon S-301 HTIB

 

As soon as I added a subwoofer to my stereo desktop system, the illicit charms of 2.1-channel audio began to woo me like the moon pulling on the tide. So, I was primed and ready when Denon's S-301 HTIB system arrived with its two speakers, sub, and...

Feb, 2006

Expert review by: Mark Fleischmann (hometheatermag.com)

Denon S-301 HTIB

 

As soon as I added a subwoofer to my stereo desktop system, the illicit charms of 2.1-channel audio began to woo me like the moon pulling on the tide. So, I was primed and ready when Denon's S-301 HTIB system arrived with its two speakers, sub, and...

* Audio editor Mark Fleischmann is also the author of the annually updated book Practical Home Theater (www.quietriverpress.com).

Feb, 2006

Expert review by: tech.co.uk staff (techradar.com)

Denon Smart S-301 review

 

Far and away the best three-speaker all-in-one we've seen

Excellent connectivity ; Powerful ; Excellent pictures all round ; Great sound

Expensive

Yes, it's an arm and a leg, but my goodness it's worth it

Jan, 2007

Consumer review by: John (digitaltrends.com)

Denon S-301

 

I was undecided between the Bose 3-2-1 GS and this system until I realized the Denon system had a USB port for playing MP3s or WMAs from ANY mass storage device. Whoa!

Dec, 2005

Consumer review by: jack (digitaltrends.com)

Denon S-301

 

For those like me, who don't like 5 speakers, the Denon has provided a nice higher end option which is space saving yet providing stunning sound in particular when used to support dvd output.

Dec, 2005

Consumer review by: John (digitaltrends.com)

Denon S-301

 

I was undecided between the Bose 3-2-1 GS and this system until I realized the Denon system had a USB port for playing MP3s or WMAs from ANY mass storage device. Whoa!

Consumer review by: jack (digitaltrends.com)

Denon S-301

 

For those like me, who don't like 5 speakers, the Denon has provided a nice higher end option which is space saving yet providing stunning sound in particular when used to support dvd output.

Consumer review by: lion (digitaltrends.com)

Denon S-301

 

do you now if i can use this system also in holland ( europe )?

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Product Specifications

The S-301 is one of the most innovative and stylish home theater systems that merges the latest technology for superior sound, outstanding picture quality, simple and convenient connectivity and operation, and the utmost sophistication to integrate into any interior design. Providing a new and exciting way to enjoy the most diverse variety of home entertainment, including direct connectivity to your portable players - such as iPod or Rio MP3 players - the S-301 delivers breathtaking images and dynamic surround sound like you have never experienced before. Utilizing the most advanced high performance audio capabilities - the critically-acclaimed Dolby Virtual Speaker technology - the S-301 produces the most accurate and natural virtualized surround sound listening experience ever achieved with only two speakers. In addition, with Dolby Pro Logic II decoding, the S-301 enhances playback of any entertainment source, from stereo music CDs and MP3 files to 5.1-channel DVDs. Simplicity is at the core of the S-301 - merely connect the main unit, the two speakers and a subwoofer with the included cords to your television with absolutely no complicated procedures, and you are ready to enjoy any type of entertainment source available. Features and functions can be easily accessed via the remote, the front panel controls or by using the intuitively-designed onscreen interface.

Amplifier

Output Power / Total:140Watt

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Product Type: None

Audio System

Built-in Decoders:Dolby Digital / Dolby Pro Logic II / DTS decoder
Components:Main unit / Speaker system
Functions (KA):AV receiver / DVD player
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KA):AV systems
Surround Sound Effects:Dolby Virtual Speaker
Type:Home theater system

Cassette System

Type: None

CD System

Type: None

Connectors

Coaxial Digital Input: Yes
Headphone Jack: Yes
Optical Digital Input: Yes
Optical Digital Output: Yes

DVD

Type:DVD player

Header

Manufacturer:Denon
Model:S-301
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Denon

MD System

Type: None

Radio

Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Remote control

Turntable

Type: None
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