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Receiver & Amplifier Reviews

Updated: Sep 1, 2015 15:21
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#76
alaScore 90

Arcam FMJ AVR450

When it comes to crafting AVRs, Arcam is very much from the old school. It's more concerned with the purity of performance than the number of logos on the box, an ethos that has earned it audiophile adoration, if not the attention of feature-seeking...

3 expert reviews

#77
alaScore 90

Rotel RA-1570 Black

Rotel’s reputation for delivering high-end audio at a reasonable price is safe, thanks to the RA-1570. What’s more, this is an integrated amplifier that meets the needs of the modern listener, and does it with impeccable style. In a world that is...

6 expert reviews

#78
alaScore 90

Onkyo TX-NR616

The Onkyo TX-NR616 is a tremendous AV receiver value, with eight HDMI inputs and a very low street price, although Onkyo's step-down models may be an even better buy.

15 expert reviews | 937 user reviews

#79
alaScore 90

Pioneer VSX-922 K

AV behemoth is suited to all sources and backed up by the best control app in the business

16 expert reviews | 198 user reviews

#80
alaScore 90

Google Android 4.4 KitKat

Google Android 4.4 builds on the success of Jelly Bean with KitKat, a powerful mobile operating system that makes up for its lack of candy coating with a solid framework. You can look forward to always listening Google Now, a new dialer that brings the...

3 expert reviews

#81
alaScore 90

Sony STR-DA5800ES

A secondary definition of chimera is a thing that is wished or hoped for but, in fact, is illusory or impossible to have or achieve. Sony took a big gamble bringing out the STR-DA5800ES. It would have been a chimera either way—an amazing piece of gear...

11 expert reviews | 26 user reviews

#82
alaScore 90

Onkyo TX-NR727

The Onkyo TX-NR727 is a highly competent home theatre receiver, offering all the important basics, a strong suite of network features and the unusual combination of both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.

3 expert reviews | 107 user reviews

#83
alaScore 90

Pioneer VSX-924

Anyone enjoying a game of 'spot the difference between two AV receivers' would face a stiff task if faced with Pioneer's new VSX-924 and its predecessor, the VSX-923. This £500 home cinema power-pusher sports the same neat styling and shares many of...

3 expert reviews

#84
alaScore 90

Sony STR-DN1030

The Sony STR-DN1030 is the only midrange AV receiver with built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, making it one of best receiver values this year.

12 expert reviews | 320 user reviews

#85
alaScore 90

Pioneer VSX-528

We like this amp. It doesn’t offer the final word in sound or specs, but it does occupy a comfortable spot in the middle ground.

4 expert reviews | 80 user reviews

#86
alaScore 90

Roku LT

The Roku LT is a killer streaming-media box, offering tons of streaming content -- including favorites like Netflix, Amazon Instant, Hulu Plus, and Pandora -- for just $50.

7 expert reviews | 62 user reviews

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#87
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Onkyo TX-NR828

When it comes to features, Onkyo aims to be there firstest with the mostest. Name a feature, and Onkyo's usually got it, typically in a licensed version with a hip logo, and quite often before anyone else. For the consumer who wants the latest features...

7 expert reviews | 76 user reviews

#88
alaScore 90

Yamaha RX-A830

The most exciting thing about the new Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A830 is the price. At under $900, it has enough features to please even the most ardent audiophile and feature-phile. A full suite of networking, iDevice compatibility, MHL, 7.2 inputs, 100 watts...

2 expert reviews | 62 user reviews

#89
alaScore 90

Harman-Kardon AVR 171

Harman/Kardon steps into the crowded, competitive midrange receiver market with the AVR 171, a product packed with compelling cutting-edge features and an impressive specification.

3 expert reviews | 46 user reviews

#90
alaScore 90

Sony STR-DH550

This receiver is awesome!! What sound! 145w per channel delivers tremendous surround sound quality and clarity! I absolutely love this Sony STRDH550. I would highly recommend it to anyone with a 5.1 or 5.2 system looking to upgrade their receiver!

1 expert reviews | 227 user reviews

#91
alaScore 89

ADA PTM 6150

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20 user reviews

#93
alaScore 89

AC Infinity AI-ATC, Fan Thermostat and Speed Controller, for Home Theater AV...

One complaint: The LED lighting is too bright. Wish it was only one LED but it looks like there are 2-3 backlighting this device. I'm using this with the USB AC Infinity dual 80mm fans along with 1 Coolerguys 120mm fan. I had the Coolerguys USB Fan...

16 user reviews

#94
alaScore 89

Panlong® HDMI 1.4 Switch Switcher Box Selector 3 In 1 Out HDMI Audio...

I got tired of dealing with my overly complicated amplifier and surround sound system, so I scrapped the Onkyo and all the speakers and bought a simple sound bar and I'm using my old subwoofer with it. I have my DirecTV box, DVD player, and a...

10 user reviews

#96
alaScore 90

NAD C390DD

NAD C390DD: Sound quality But how does it sound? Well, for a smidge over £2000, pretty good. It’s precise and detailed, offering good scale and plenty of sonic authority. By the highest standards, though, it’s not as expressive or rhythmically adept as...

14 expert reviews

#97
alaScore 89

YAQIN NEW MC-13S EL34(6CA7)X4 Vacuum Tube Hi-end Tube Integrated Amplifier...

I do not write Amazon reviews. That said; I am doing so because this amp is as good as people are saying it is. It is clean; no hum or hiss, and the audio stage that it creates with my B&W 686 S2's is just a wonder to listen to. I can hear the band...

23 user reviews

#98
alaScore 89

NAD D 1050 USB DAC & Headphone Amplifier

I am upgrading from another DAC 1/4 the price, the Audioquest Dragonfly. It is no question an expected considerable improvement. Distortion levels went down, the sound is way smoother and remains detailed and the soundstage grew up. Also I now have...

14 user reviews

#99
alaScore 89

VU+ SOLO²

Great PVR. We've been using it to record and watch Freesat for many months without any problem (our satellite dish is directed at the Sky satellites). This is not plug and play and it may take a lot of effort to work. There are many software you can...

14 user reviews

#100
alaScore 89

Pioneer Elite - 1155W 7.2-Ch. 4K Ultra HD and 3D Pass-Through A/V Home...

This receiver is for the true audiophile. Anyway you like your music or movies, you can hear it with this receiver. There are dozens of settings that allow you to fine-tune your listening experience for the media you're listening to and your personal...

25 user reviews

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