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Cambridge Audio AZUR 551R

Cambridge Audio AZUR 551R
alaScore 86

23 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Cambridge Audio AZUR 551R. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Receivers & Amplifiers the Cambridge Audio AZUR 551R is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Cambridge Audio AZUR 551R

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Cambridge Audio AZUR 551R from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers on Amazon.com.

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Cambridge Audio - 551R - 7.1 Audio /Video Receiver - BlackCambridge Audio - 551R - 7.1 Audio /Video Receiver - Black

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Mark Fleischmann (hometheatermag.com)

Cambridge Audio Azur 551R A/V Receiver

 

Some of the best-sounding audio/video receivers come from companies that have earned a “low end of the high end” reputation in the two-channel sphere. And, yes, in case you were wondering, that's a good thing. These receiver brands offer audiophile...

Aug, 2012

Sound & Vision TOP PICK

Expert review by: Mark Fleischmann (soundandvision.com)

Cambridge Audio Azur 551R A/V Receiver

 

Now, I know some readers will go berserk over the fact that Cambridge Audio's entry-level Azur 551R costs $1,200 yet omits room correction, which is standard equipment in receivers that cost a fraction as much. Network audio features are also...

Aug, 2012

HOME THEATER - TOP PICKS

Expert review by: Mark Fleischmann (hometheater.com)

Cambridge Audio Azur 551R A/V Receiver

 

Some of the best-sounding audio/video receivers come from companies that have earned a “low end of the high end” reputation in the two-channel sphere. And, yes, in case you were wondering, that's a good thing. These receiver brands offer audiophile...

Aug, 2012

Expert review by: Sumit Bhosle (tech.firstpost.com)

Cambridge Audio Azur 551R - Review

 

The audiophile world is slowly deviating to a combined world where movies and music are meant to go hand-in-hand, and one famous category of product called the AV receiver, is now under pressure to do justice to both the worlds. Both these worlds which...

REMOTE CONTROL Firstly, we must applaud the designer for the remote control. Other manufacturers must learn from Cambridge Audio how to construct a mature and awesome looking controller. The device is heavy in weight and it exudes only one...

Sep, 2013

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio output channels:7.1
Power output per channel (20-20KHz@8 Ohm):60
Receiver Type:Surround

Inputs

Digital audio coaxial in:4
Digital audio optical in:4
HDMI in:6

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No

Optical Drive

Optical drive included: No

Outputs

HDMI out:2
Headphone outputs:1
Number of HDMI outputs:2

Ports & interfaces

Speakers connectivity type:RCA

Radio

Supported bands:AM, FM
Supported radio bands:AM,FM

Storage

Card reader: No

Technical Details

Apple docking compatibility: No
Color of product:Black

Video

3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:13.4
Height:4.33
Weight:22
Width:16.9