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Cambridge Audio AZUR 650R

Cambridge Audio AZUR 650R
alaAverage 3.6

12 reviews

Oct, 2014

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(Based on 12 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for Cambridge Audio AZUR 650R

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Cambridge Audio AZUR 650R 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.

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

This summary is based on the product: Cambridge Audio Azur 650R 7.1 HDMI 1.3c 3D A/V Receiver, Silver

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Affordable Systems Reviews: Mordaunt-Short Aviano and Cambridge Audio Azur 650R

 

Looking at a system is intrinsically more involved than looking at a single component. Evaluation of a single component typically holds the balance of the system constant so the performance of the test item can be determined. How then is a system...

So what is garnered at the end of the exercise? Even in a partially bound selection process, system selection is filled with tradeoffs. Each of the components in the test system performed admirably, with a few caveats listed. I bemoaned the fact that...

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Cambridge Audio Azur 650R A/V Receiver

 

I'm not sure I qualify as an Anglophile, but I do like most things British—except for spotted dick. Even after you know that it's just steamed suet pudding, it still doesn't sound any better. So I expected that I'd feel a continually growing affinity...

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Cambridge Audio Azur 650R A/V Receiver

 

I'm not sure I qualify as an Anglophile, but I do like most things British-except for spotted dick. Even after you know that it's just steamed suet pudding, it still doesn't sound any better. So I expected that I'd feel a continually growing affinity...

The Azur 650R's menu system is also annoying. It's basic-really basic. When I paged through the menus during the setup, it felt a bit like I was working with an old Commodore 64. (Yeah, I'm that old.) I'm exaggerating here, but seriously, the font and...

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Cambridge Audio Azur 650R

 

Competition is fearsome at this price point, so any less than ?very impressive? won?t really do

Enthusiastic, gregarious sound; plenty of inputs and outputs

except where HDMI sockets are concerned; ultimately sounds rather like being shouted out

Product Specifications

3D: No

Configuration

AirPlay: No
Digital Audio Broadcast (DAB): No
DIGITAL RADIO: No
DLNA certified: No

Connectivity

Ethernet: No
HDMI: Yes
iPod Control: No
USB Interface: No
W-LAN Connection: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
YUV Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Loudspeakers: No

Sound

Dolby / DTS:Dolby True HD / DTS HD
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