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Pioneer LX01

Pioneer LX01
alaScore 82

36 reviews

Jul, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 reviews of Pioneer LX01. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, 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 Pioneer LX01 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 36 reviews)

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Consumer review by: ( review summary for Pioneer LX01


alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Pioneer LX01 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Home Theater Systems on

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Tech staff (

Pioneer LX01 review


A stunning high-end system with Dolby True HD decoding

Sensational performance and features

Expensive ; No DVD-A or SACD

May, 2008

Expert review by: Richard Arrowsmith (

Pioneer LX01 review


While some home cinema systems are Jacks of all trades, Pioneer's LX01 attempts to master everything from watching and listening to recordings -– but unrivalled features and high-end performance come at an inflated price

Stunning design ; Features galore ; Automatic calibration system ; Complete connectivity ; Exceptional image quality

No dedicated centre speaker ; Complicated remote

Conclusion Pioneer's LX01 takes the idea of an all-in-one system to another dimension with enough features to be considered a home media hub that will accommodate your every home entertainment need. The expensive price appears greater value when you...

Jun, 2008


Expert review by: Danny Phillips (

Pioneer LX01 Home Cinema System


Pioneer's LX01 will bring style and performance to your home cinema - if you're prepared to splash out for it.

We've got nothing but praise for the LX01 system, which delivers a dizzying array of features and sensational performance - all wrapped up in a stylishly low-key design that makes it the perfect match for Pioneer's Kuro plasmas. We would have been even...

Feb, 2008

Expert review by: (

Stuff magazine


Pioneer's LX01 produces 'omni-surround sound' from just four speakers. It's also quite possibly the best home cinema system in the world…

The best home cinema-in-a-box system we've seen, the LX01 is expensive but hugely desirable

Dec, 2007

Expert review by: (

Pioneer LX01


The Pioneer LX01 is a high-end home cinema system that comes integrated with DVD and HDD recording capabilities. The system is composed of four compact yet stylish speakers, a Freeview tuner, DVD and HDD recorder, a radio tuner and a surround receiver....

Forgive the LX01 its standard definition trespasses, and this is one (as Burt Ward might have said at his peak) holy terror of a sound system, Batman. Match it up with a Kuro plasma and you’ll have the perfect AV experience – for this year, at least....

Sep, 2008

Consumer review by: sarah (

Pioneer LX01


sounds amazing

angular shape of speakers

May, 2009

Product Specifications


AirPlay: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
DLNA certified: No
Internet Radio: No
Number of Output Channels:5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
PC Streaming: No
Progressive Scan: Yes
UPnP: No
USB Recording: No
Web Content Access: No
WiFi Connectivity: No


Bluetooth: No
Docking System: No
Ethernet: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
iPod Control:Direct Control
Number of Output Channels:5 + Subwoofer (5.1)
PMP Docking: No
USB Interface: Yes
W-LAN Connection: No

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
2D to 3D Conversion: No
3D: No
3D Ready: No
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
4K Upscaling: No
CD Player / Recorder:CD Player
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Recorder
Home Theatre System (Digital Dolby and DVD Player): Yes
Network Music System: No
Product Type:Home Theatre System
Sound Projector: No
Wireless Music System: No


Wireless Speakers: No


Blu-ray Playback: No
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: No
HD-DVD Playback: No
MP3 Playback: Yes
Super Audio CD Playback: No
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: Yes


Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording: Yes
DVD-R Recording: Yes
DVD-RAM Recording: Yes
DVD-RW Recording: Yes
DVD+R Recording: Yes
DVD+RW Recording: Yes
MP3 Encoding: No


Dolby / DTS:Dolby Digital + DTS