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Onkyo TX-NR414

Onkyo TX-NR414
alaScore 86

481 reviews

Jun, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 481 reviews of Onkyo TX-NR414. 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 Onkyo TX-NR414 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 481 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Onkyo TX-NR414

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Onkyo TX-NR414 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers on Amazon.co.uk.

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

This summary is based on the products: Onkyo TX-NR414S 5.1 Channel Network Home Cinema ReceiverOnkyo TX-NR414B 5.1 Channel Network Home Cinema Receiver

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Onkyo TX-NR414

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 187 user reviews of Onkyo TX-NR414 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers on Amazon.com.

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Onkyo TX-NR414 5.1-Channel Network A/V Receiver(Black) (Old Version)Onkyo TX-NR414 5.1-Channel Network A/V Receiver(Black)

Jun, 2015

Expert review by: CNET (cnet.com)

Onkyo TX-NR414: A great AV receiver for $280?

 

The Onyko TX-NR414 offers the best AV receiver value for those with a tight budget, although the step-up TX-NR515 model is worth the extra cash if you can afford it.

The Onkyo TX-NR414 is an extremely affordable receiver with six HDMI inputs. It has built-in networking with extensive streaming-audio support, including Pandora, Spotify, Rhapsody, and Internet radio. Wi-Fi functionality can be added with a tiny,...

The TX-NR414 lacks several features that would have been nice, such as a graphical user interface, 7.1 channels, automatic speaker calibration, and AirPlay. User reviews of Onkyo products sometimes complain about unreliability, though the TX-NR414 has...

Aug, 2012
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Expert review by: Tom Andry (audioholics.com)

Onkyo 2012 Budget Receiver Line Preview

 

Onkyo's new 2012 line of entry-level receivers sport upgraded amps and tons of networking and streaming features but leaves out room correction under $500. Silicon Image's InstaPrevue is available.

All in all, the 2012 budget receivers look to be a solid offering from Onkyo. It is clear that they have chosen, when possible, to go with networking and compatibility features rather than with upgraded room correction systems. Having a $500 receiver...

Feb, 2012

Expert review by: David Vaughn (hometheatermag.com)

Onkyo TX-NR414 A/V Receiver

 

Last year I had the pleasure of reviewing the Onkyo TX-NR609 AVR (Home Theater, August 2011), which offered a boatload of features, including seven channels of amplification, firstrate video processing, THX-Select certification, and many of the goodies...

The TX-NR414 won’t satisfy the needs of a serious enthusiast for his main system, but then, it’s not intended to. What it offers at its attractive price point is the ability to easily connect up to six HDMI components (with InstaPrevue to choose among...

Aug, 2012

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Expert review by: David Vaughn (hometheater.com)

Onkyo TX-NR414 A/V Receiver

 

Last year I had the pleasure of reviewing the Onkyo TX-NR609 AVR (Home Theater, August 2011), which offered a boatload of features, including seven channels of amplification, firstrate video processing, THX-Select certification, and many of the goodies...

Aug, 2012

Consumer review by: Amos-E (cnet.com)

"For the money it is outstanding"

 

I have had this receiver for a short while so this review started with first impressions and I am adding to it. My initial reaction was entirely positive and remains so.

+ Sound is crystal clear, bass is not booming and the treble is sharp and clear

- AUX input in front

Mar, 2013

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Quality - Disapointed!!

 

I definitely don't recommend Onkyo brand. this is my first and last Onkyo equipment. don't throw your money!

Good sound ; A lot of inputs and outputs ; Good receiver while it lasted

very low quality unit. you receive what you paid. don't buy it, you will loose your money soon ; Lot of noise when it starts ; Not user friendly, hard to configure

May, 2015

Consumer review by: RobinL (newegg.com)

TX-NR414 struck dumb

 

Top marks for customer service.

Excellent performance all round. Versatile. Plenty of inputs and outputs ; Plugs into the network for internet radio ; No magnetic phono input - seems only low end or high end receivers have them - but we have a preamp which does the job nicely

Limited control over EQ, but this turns out not to have been much of an issue ; (Con and Pro) After a little over 2 years, the sound went yesterday. After Googling the symptoms, I found that this is a known issue and Onkyo will repair it free of charge...

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Bad Item

 

Good price

The issue with HDMI and no sound. After approximately 2 years no sound. I consider product defective. After reading reports on internet, Onkyo should have recalled this bad product

Jan, 2015

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Short lifespan, bad customer service

 

Easy setup, plenty of options, good sound, performed perfectly for about a year

Only worked for about a year. Video signal comes through still, but I am no longer getting sound through any of the channels regardless what input it's set on. Not even the FM input is working. All speakers still work. I tried to install the firmware...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

good while it lasted

 

only buy it if u need a quick fix.

great receiver while it lasted. great sound! lots of connections

i expected it to last longer than a year and a half considering i haven't used it very often

May, 2014

Product Specifications

Configuration

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

Connectivity

Ethernet: Yes
HDMI: Yes
HDMI PORT: Yes
iPod Control:Direct Control
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

General Features

3D: Yes
Loudspeakers: No

Sound

Dolby / DTS:Dolby True HD / DTS HD
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