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Denon AVR 988

Denon AVR 988
alaScore 78

123 reviews

Oct, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 123 reviews of Denon AVR 988. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Denon AVR 988 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Denon AVR 988

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 120 user reviews of Denon AVR 988 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com.

91% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Denon AVR-988 7.1-Channel Multizone Home Theater ReceiverDenon AVR-988 7.1-Channel Multizone Home Theater Receiver

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Jim Swantko (avrev.com)

Denon AVR-988 AV Receiver

 

Introduction Before I begin, I must admit that prior to this review, when I last spent any significant time with a receiver as the heart of my audio/video system George W. wasn't yet in office, although his father was. Yes, it's been quite a while....

Jan, 2001

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Denon AVR 988 AV receiver

 

hi guys....here i m reviewing this great product. Great Sound, Great video switching and upconverting features User interface is basic and slow to respond, manual is definately written by 'techie' This receiver has all of what you really want,...

sound quality

NOTHING

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

digital reciever

 

hi guys....here i m reviewing this great product. Great Sound, Great video switching and upconverting features User interface is basic and slow to respond, manual is definately written by 'techie' This receiver has all of what you really want,...

digitally yours

none

Mar, 2009

Product Specifications

The AVR-988 has been rebuilt from the ground up and has been outfitted and updated with the latest A/V theater technology allowing for enhanced multi-room operation and performance. The AVR-988 now has HDMI v1.3a which brings with it the new surround formats of Dolby Digital TrueHD and dts Master Audio decoding providing for the ultimate surround experience. Audyssey processing has been updated which will provide improved auto calibration results for even smoother sound reproduction. The Faroudja FLi2310 processor, one of the best in the industry, has been employed to allow for video scaling to 1080p resolution. An RS-232C system control port and serial IR ports are provided for ease of integration for complex home audio installations with 3rd party controllers. Additionally, the AVR-988 now comes with dual remotes for improved multi-zone applications and control.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Product Type: None

Audio System

Built-in Decoders:Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital Surround EX / Dolby Pro Logic IIx / DTS 96/24 / DTS decoder / DTS Neo:6 / DTS-ES Discrete 6.1 / DTS-ES Matrix 6.1
Functions (KA):AV receiver
Sound Effects:Cinema EQ
Sound Output Mode:Surround Sound
Subcategory (KA):AV components
Surround Sound Effects:Neural Surround
Surround System Class:7.1 channel
Type:AV receiver

Connectors

Coaxial Digital Input: Yes
Headphone Jack: Yes
Optical Digital Input: Yes
Optical Digital Output: Yes

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:16.8in
Height:6.7in
Weight:29.1lbs
Width:17.1in

Equalizer

Equalizer: Yes
Equalizer Band Qty:9 bands
Equalizer Type:Digital graphic

Header

Manufacturer:Denon
Model:988
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Denon AVR

Radio

Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Universal remote control