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Anthem Statement D2 / P5

Anthem Statement D2 / P5
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8 reviews

Aug, 2014

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Anthem Statement D2 with ARC Room Correction Reviewed

 

Anthem has a huge following with their AV preamps and the Statement D2 w/ARC is the top of the line offering by them before the release of the D2v. Anthem's room correction (ARC) is one of the best available and can raise the quality of your room and...

Anthem's sound, which has madethis the go-to processor for many, now is even better, thanks to thenew ARC Anthem Room Correction system ; The Anthem D2 offers plentyof HDMI inputs for even the most source-crazy home theater enthusiast,and Anthem's HDMI...

The Anthem Statement D2 is missingHDMI 1.3a, so you will not get all of the new uncompressed audio codecsfor now. Anthem has been amazing at keeping their customers up to date,and I am sure it will only be a matter of time until this unit getswhat may...

The Anthem D2 is unquestionably one of the best AVpreamps made and the addition of the ARC is a huge step towards makinga great product even better. You will still miss out on all the newaudio codecs but, given Anthem's reputation for keeping up with...

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Anthem Statement D2 Pre/Pro

 

When we first reviewed Anthem's Statement D2 in the December 2006 issue, HDMI switching was just emerging. But it wasn't as crucial as it is today, now that next-gen audio and video applications are firmly established. There's a story to be told in how...

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Anthem Statement D2 Pre/Pro

 

When we first reviewed Anthem's Statement D2 in the December 2006 issue, HDMI switching was just emerging. But it wasn't as crucial as it is today, now that next-gen audio and video applications are firmly established. There's a story to be told in how...

Anthem’s Statement D2 is unequivocally the most versatile pre/pro I’ve ever used—in the most important ways. I recommend this pre/pro as the standout in its category today. And I do so with the utmost confidence that it will remain so over time, based...

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Anthem Statement D2 Surround Processor and Statement P5 Amplifier

 

I'm constantly amazed by the steadily improving sound of real-world-priced components, but it's fun to see how far mind-bogglingly fantastic high-end electronics have come. Yes, I have to admit that there's a certain amount of poseur gear that sports...

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Anthem Statement D2 Surround Processor and Statement P5 Amplifier

 

I'm constantly amazed by the steadily improving sound of real-world-priced components, but it's fun to see how far mind-bogglingly fantastic high-end electronics have come. Yes, I have to admit that there's a certain amount of poseur gear that sports...

At $6,699, the Statement D2 is expensive, and I'd bet that Anthem's AVM 30, AVM 40, and AVM 50 pre/pros get pretty darned close to the features and sound of the Statement D2-for a good deal less. I could say the same about Anthem's MCA 20, MCA 30, and...

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Anthem Statement D2 AV Preamplifier

 

Introduction Anthem, known for value-priced audiophile-grade electronics, quickly established itself in the high roller market with their D1 AV preamp. With surprisingly good sound, at a price lower than you might expect from the big boys, Anthem...

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Anthem Statement D2 w Room Correction

 

IntroductionThe most frequently overlooked aspect of a great-sounding audiophile or dedicated home theater system is the room itself. No matter how good your components are, you can't beat the physics of a badly designed and/or optimized room without a...