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Receiver & Amplifier Reviews

Updated: Jan 25, 2021 16:12
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#1
alaScore 100

Audiolab 6000A

Bel Canto REF150S Stereo Amplifier Musical Fidelity M6i Integrated Amplifier Rotel RB-1582 MkII Stereo Power Amplifier Definitive Technology Mythos ST-L SuperTower Loudspeakers Monitor Audio Silver 6 Loudspeakers

3 expert reviews | 9 user reviews

#2
alaScore 99

MDR-110LP Headphones

Bel Canto REF150S Stereo Amplifier Musical Fidelity M6i Integrated Amplifier Definitive Technology Mythos ST-L SuperTower Loudspeakers Rotel RB-1582 MkII Stereo Power Amplifier Cambridge Audio Azur 350A Integrated Amplifier

4 expert reviews

#3
alaScore 99

Denon AVR-X2700H

Full features and class-leading home cinema sound - it’s a very reasonable price for a very good AVR

1 expert reviews | 74 user reviews

#4
alaScore 98

Onkyo TX-NR696 (TX-NR696-S)

The Onkyo TX-NR696 is a crowd-pleasing AV receiver with plenty of power, oodles of features and connections and a dynamic sound.

3 expert reviews

#5
alaScore 98

Bluesound Powernode 2i

Besides those internet sources, the Bluesound Node 2i stands ready to pull music off your thumb drives, NAS box, or anywhere else you might store your private collection (using gigabit ethernet, Wi-Fi 5, or Bluetooth 5.0—with support for aptX HD....

5 expert reviews | 7 user reviews

#6
alaScore 97

NAD C 338

The latest NAD C338 integrated amplifier looks much the same as NAD amps have always done but, under the skin, things are rather different.

2 expert reviews

#7
alaScore 96

Marantz SR

I brought this in January being new to the AV world. More then meets expectations, sound crystal clear with monitor Audio speakers. Good value for money so easy to set up and use. Thanks to all the support from Richer Sounds I made the right choice....

6 expert reviews | 4 user reviews

#8
alaScore 96

Teac AX 3000

The TEAC Distinction line certainly seems to be well thought out and well matched to each other. The CD-3000 with its 192kHz upsampling before decoding and dual differential DACs has us excited.

4 expert reviews

#9
alaScore 95

Cyrus One

Cyrus has added Chromecast and voice assistant compatibility to its range of One amplifiers, but forgot to improve the sound

7 expert reviews | 4 user reviews

#11
alaScore 94

Marantz SR8012

We reviewed the Marantz SR8012 11.2CH streaming AV receiver which decodes EVERY immersive surround format, supports the latest in 4K UHD resolution and has a meaty amp section confirmed in our bench tests.

2 expert reviews

#12
alaScore 94

Yamaha RX-V485

The Yamaha RX-V485 offers high-quality sound at an affordable price, but for some people it's worth paying more for extra inputs and and Dolby Atmos capability.

4 expert reviews | 32 user reviews

#13
alaScore 94

Quad VENA

Nevertheless, the Vena is still an interesting proposition, not least because of the apparent shift by Quad to a more driven, potent sound. Whether this direction is taken with the company’s future products remains to be seen – but for now, Vena is a...

5 expert reviews | 27 user reviews

#14
alaScore 94

Pioneer A-30

Good when it worked, ruined by the auto power off circuitry. Returned

4 expert reviews | 121 user reviews

#15
alaScore 94

Onkyo PA-MC5501

Actually the Amplifier's power declared by manufacturer is 220W/Ch not 150. By the way, this this is a jewel. For real audio enthusiasts.

3 expert reviews | 4 user reviews

#16
alaScore 94

Sennheiser GSX 1200 Pro

The GSX 1200 Pro is a very good gaming amp. It’s chat link feature would be great for eSports teams competing locally, but if you won’t use the feature save the cash and get the GSX 1000 instead.

3 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#17
alaScore 94

Yamaha WXA-50

A review of the Yamaha WXA-50 wireless streaming stereo amplifier

7 expert reviews

#18
alaScore 93

Marantz SR7012

Marantz expanded its latest home cinema line-up with two network AV receivers, the SR7012 and SR8012, and AV7704 multichannel AV processor. All models integrate Alexa Smart Home Skill and much more.

5 expert reviews | 2 user reviews

#19
alaScore 93

Denon AVC-X8500H

At a time when many manufacturers are moving away from genuine multi-channel surround and instead are trying to create an immersive experience with soundbars and psychoacoustic trickery, it's comforting to see Denon taking the opposite approach with...

6 expert reviews | 4 user reviews

#20
alaScore 93

Denon AVR-X2500H

Five-star products don’t take long to reveal themselves, and our decision on the Denon AVR-X2500H was straightforward in the end.

4 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#21
alaScore 93

Marantz SR8012

If you're looking for a single-box solution to all your immersive audio needs then the 11-channel Marantz SR8012 should definitely be on your short list. This AV Receiver is beautifully designed and very well made, with as comprehensive a set of...

8 expert reviews

#22
alaScore 93

Sony STR-DN860

When all is said and done, our first impression of the STR-DN860 remains a lasting one. We knew its undeniable talents would cause problems for its rivals and this test proves exactly that. All this just goes to show that having the latest mods and...

3 expert reviews | 101 user reviews

#23
alaScore 93

NAD D3020 V2

NAD’s first attempt at the D 3020 won a What Hi-Fi? Award - and the V2 lives up to its predecessor’s hype

2 expert reviews

#24
alaScore 93

Arcam AVR850

Reference-grade seven-channel power, an unusual (and unusually effective) auto-EQ system, and refreshing simplicity and straightforward ergonomics in a pricey, albeit very attractive and well-executed package.

3 expert reviews

#25
alaScore 93

Onkyo TX-NR737

I won't go into a long winded explanation about all of the features. There are plenty of other reviews for that. However, I will say that this is the best sounding receiver I have ever had, and I've had quite a few over the years. I'm running it as a...

3 expert reviews | 37 user reviews

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