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Onkyo TX‑RZ70 11.2CH AV Receiver Bench Test Results!

— July 12, 2024 22:00

Onkyo TX-RZ70 11.2CH AV Receiver Bench Test Results!

The Onkyo TX-RZ70 11.2CH AV receiver boasts 140 watts/ch, 8K HDMI inputs, Auro 3D, FREE Dirac Live and the BEST bench test results we’ve seen in its price class. Is this the best AVR at under $3k?

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Marantz Releases 2020 8K Ready SR‑Series AV Receivers

— July 08, 2020 04:00

Marantz Releases 2020 8K Ready SR-Series AV Receivers

Watch out Denon, Marantz released details of the own 8K ready AV receivers for 2020. The SR5015, SR6015, SR7015, and SR8015 receivers are all 8K-ready and will range in price from $1,100 to $3,200.

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Denon's New AVR‑S960H Receiver Boasts 8K Upscaling for $650!

— July 06, 2020 19:00

Denon's New AVR-S960H Receiver Boasts 8K Upscaling for $650!

Denon's new AVR-S960 7 channel AV receiver is their first in the S-Series lineup to support 8K resolution. For a mere $650, you get an AVR ideal for gamers but with the sonic chops for audio enthusiasts.

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Denon X‑Series Introduces the World's First 8K‑Ready AV Receivers

— June 04, 2020 14:00

Denon X-Series Introduces the World's First 8K-Ready AV Receivers

Denon released information on their new X-Series A/V Receivers. With the industry's first 8K ready receivers, Denon is raising the bar for what we're going to expect from new receivers this year.

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AudioControl Ships New X Series Receivers and Preamp/Processors

— April 16, 2020 07:00

AudioControl Ships New X Series Receivers and Preamp/Processors

AudioControl’s new X-Series Concert A/V receivers and Maestro AV processors deliver up to 16CH processing and the latest UHD technology while supporting all 3 immersive surround formats and Dirac.

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Integra 11CH Flagship AV Processor & Receivers Promise Best in Class Features

— September 14, 2019 00:00

Integra 11CH Flagship AV Processor & Receivers Promise Best in Class Features

Integra announced three new “reference-grade” products at the CEDIA Expo including their flagship 11.2-channel DRC-R1.3 processor and DRX-R1.3 receiver and a 9.2-channel DRX-7.3 AV receiver.

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Pioneer Rates Max Power with Elite SC‑LX904 11.2 Channel AV Receiver

— September 10, 2019 01:00

Pioneer Rates Max Power with Elite SC-LX904 11.2 Channel AV Receiver

Pioneer released information on their newest Flagship receiver, the Elite SC-LX904 11.2 channel AV receiver. The $3K 140WPC receiver gives max power ratings and we are liking what we see.

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Denon AVR‑X3600H 9.2CH IMAX Enhanced AV Receiver Offers Best In Class Features

— July 18, 2019 00:00

Denon AVR-X3600H 9.2CH IMAX Enhanced AV Receiver Offers Best In Class Features

Denon's newest AVR-X3600H 9.2 Channel IMAX Enhanced AV Receiver. At $1,100, it has 9CH of amplification and 11CH of processing, HDCP 2.3, etc, and closes the gap to the costlier AVR-X4500H.

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Integra DRX‑4.3 9.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

— July 11, 2019 22:00

Integra DRX-4.3 9.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

The Integra DRX-4.3 AV receiver sports the latest in HD audio/video with 9 amplified channels on-board, expandable to a 7.1.4 speaker configuration. Our review discusses its performance and shortcomings.

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Marantz Announces New NR1510 and NR1710 Slimline AV Receivers

— June 30, 2019 06:00

Marantz Announces New NR1510 and NR1710 Slimline AV Receivers

Marantz announced the latest versions of its popular slimline AV receivers. The 5.2-channel NR1510-$599 and 7.2-channel NR1710-$749. Will they be as good or better than their predecessors? Read on.

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Denon Revamps Entry‑Level S‑Series Receivers For 2019

— May 12, 2019 22:00

Denon Revamps Entry-Level S-Series Receivers For 2019

Denon’s updated S-Series comprises three models, the AVR-S950H, AVR-S750H,and AVR-S650H. Is the updated lineup an affordable way to dramatically improve your entertainment system? Read on to find out.

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Denon AVR‑X8500H 13.2CH IMAX Enhanced AV Receiver Review

— May 03, 2019 22:00

Denon AVR-X8500H 13.2CH IMAX Enhanced AV Receiver Review

Denon's AVR-X8500H receiver supports Dolby Atmos,DTS:X,Auro-3D, & IMAX enhanced to their max configurations with 13 built-in amplifier and every major 4K/UHD video standard. Best AVR of the Year?

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Marantz SR8012 11.2CH Atmos/DTS:X/Auro 3D AV Receiver Review

— March 18, 2019 00:00

Marantz SR8012 11.2CH Atmos/DTS:X/Auro 3D AV Receiver Review

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.

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Denon Releases Two IMAX Enhanced 4K AV Receivers: AVR‑X4500H and AVR‑X6500H

— September 06, 2018 08:00

Denon Releases Two IMAX Enhanced 4K AV Receivers: AVR-X4500H and AVR-X6500H

Denon released the industry’s first IMAX Enhanced-Ready 4K AV Receivers,the AVR-X6500H and AVR-X4500H. Read on to learn about IMAX Enhanced and what these new receivers offer that nobody else has.

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Denon’s AVR‑X3500H AV Receiver Delivers New Features Worth Waiting For

— August 31, 2018 00:00

Denon’s AVR-X3500H AV Receiver Delivers New Features Worth Waiting For

The new AVR-X3500H from Denon is a 7.2CH receiver offering all the usual bells and whistles, plus a couple of brand-new ones from the upcoming HDMI 2.1 standard. Is this the receiver to beat for $1k?

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Yamaha RX‑S602 Receiver Boasts Slim Design And Wireless Surround Capability

— August 22, 2018 00:00

Yamaha RX-S602 Receiver Boasts Slim Design And Wireless Surround Capability

The RX-S602 5.1CH Slimline AV receiver stands just 4.5 inches tall, and includes Yamaha’s MusicCast Surround technology allowing the user connect surround speakers wirelessly.

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New Marantz Slimline Receivers Add Alexa, Heos, And Apple Airplay 2 Support

— July 07, 2018 00:00

New Marantz Slimline Receivers Add Alexa, Heos, And Apple Airplay 2 Support

The Marantz NR1509/1609 slimline AV receivers are ideal If you have a small space, a limited budget, and high expectations. They support HD audio and video, multi-room HEOS, Apple Airplay 2 and more.

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Pioneer Elite VSX‑LX303 9.2 Channel Network AV Receiver Preview

— June 11, 2018 00:00

Pioneer Elite VSX-LX303 9.2 Channel Network AV Receiver Preview

Pioneer released the Elite VSX-LX303 which is their version of the Onkyo TX-NR787 9.2 channel AV receiver. At $799 it has all the immersive sound and video features you want at a great price.

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Marantz SR7012 9.2CH AV Receiver Review

— June 07, 2018 10:00

Marantz SR7012 9.2CH AV Receiver Review

Marantz’s SR7012 AVR is a powerhouse 9.2 channel receiver packed with the latest and greatest audio, video, streaming, and smart home technologies that will stand toe-to-toe with the competition.

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Yamaha AVENTAGE RX‑A 80 Series AV Receivers Feature Artificial Intelligence

— June 04, 2018 00:00

Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A 80 Series AV Receivers Feature Artificial Intelligence

Yamaha released their newest AVENTAGE receivers, the RX-A 80 series. The top three models come with Surround Artificial Intelligence! Check out our comparison of these 6 new Yamaha AV receivers.

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Onkyo TX‑NR787 Least Expensive 9.2CH AV Receiver at under $700?!?

— May 08, 2018 00:00

Onkyo TX-NR787 Least Expensive 9.2CH AV Receiver at under $700?!?

The Onkyo TX-NR787 9.2CH Atmos/DTS:X AV receiver comes with 100 watts/ch x 9, updated AccuEQ Advance room correction and streaming options galore, all under $700. Is this the best budget receiver?

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Pioneer Elite VSX‑LX103 7.2CH Atmos AV Receiver Inflates Power Not Price!

— April 17, 2018 23:00

Pioneer Elite VSX-LX103 7.2CH Atmos AV Receiver Inflates Power Not Price!

The Pioneer Elite VSX-LX103 7.2-Channel Dolby Atmos, DTS:X Network AV Receiver has all the future video pass through you'll ever need but the added bonus on inflated power which we deflate for you.

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Onkyo TX‑SR383 7.2‑Channel AV Receiver Inflates Power but Not Price

— March 30, 2018 01:00

Onkyo TX-SR383 7.2-Channel AV Receiver Inflates Power but Not Price

The TX-SR383 receiver from Onkyo provides a choice for either native 7.2CH or 5.2CH with zone 2 along with the latest video passthrough options for $400! But can their 155 watts/ch power be believed?

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Integra DRX‑R1.1 and DRC‑R1.1 11.2‑Channel Atmos AV Receiver and Processor

— March 16, 2018 18:00

Integra DRX-R1.1 and DRC-R1.1 11.2-Channel Atmos AV Receiver and Processor

Integra released two new 11.2CH Atmos/DTS:X AV flagships; the DRX-R1.1 Receiver & DRC-R1.1 Processor. These are the first in their lineup to incorporate 4K HDBaseT circuitry for extended transmission.

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Denon AVR‑X8500H World's First 13.2CH AV Receiver Preview

— January 10, 2018 15:00

Denon AVR-X8500H World's First 13.2CH AV Receiver Preview

The world's first 13.2CH AV Receiver is what Denon is calling their new AVR-X8500H at CES 2018. This 51lbs beast supports all 3 immersive surround formats and is equipped with HDMI 2.1 for the future.

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NAD T 777 V3 7.1CH Dolby Atmos 4K UHD AV Receiver Preview

— September 18, 2017 19:00

NAD T 777 V3 7.1CH Dolby Atmos 4K UHD AV Receiver Preview

Audio company NAD released a beast of an AV receiver recently at CEDIA. The NAD T777 V3 features a robust honestly rated 7CH amplifier that is packed with the latest audio and video technologies.

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Marantz Unveils SR7012, SR8012 AV Receivers and AV7704 Processor with Alexa Skill

— September 15, 2017 09:00

Marantz Unveils SR7012, SR8012 AV Receivers and AV7704 Processor with Alexa Skill

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.

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Denon AVR‑X4400H & AVR‑X6400H AV Receivers Add Alexa Integration

— September 08, 2017 00:00

Denon AVR-X4400H & AVR-X6400H AV Receivers Add Alexa Integration

The new Denon AVR-X4400H and AVR-X6400H AV receivers boast high build quality and power output along with 11.2 channels of processing, HEOS and Amazon Alexa integration and full UHD 4K video support.

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Denon AVR‑X3400H 7.2 Ultra HD Receiver w Alexa Integration Preview

— August 30, 2017 00:00

Denon AVR-X3400H 7.2 Ultra HD Receiver w Alexa Integration Preview

If you're looking for a new Ultra HD 7.2CH AV receiver and you have an Amazon Alexa you would be hard pressed to find a better option than the Denon AVR-X3400H. Read on.