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Pioneer SC-LX85 AV Receiver

For core functionality, the Pioneer SC-LX85 is a powerful, effective brute of a receiver.

By 27 January 2012

4 stars Editors' rating 27 January 2012

Typical price: $3,499.00

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Best AV receivers of 2015

While you can pay thousands of dollars for an AV receiver we've focused on the best bang-for-your-buck models between $200 and $1000. You'll generally get five-to-eight HDMI inputs, built-in networking functionality, and automatic speaker calibration.


Do I need a new AV receiver to go with my 4K TV?

Depending on how you plan to upgrade your other home theater gear for 4K, you may need a new AV receiver too. Here's the when, what and why (or why not).

By 14 May 2015


Cambridge Audio 650R AV Receiver

The Cambridge Audio is an attractive 7.1-channel receiver with support for all of the relevant sound formats, but a lack of HDMI inputs and a tendency for harshness may put you off.

By 2 February 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating 2 February 2011

Typical price: $2,200.00


How to save the AV receiver

AV receivers are embarrassingly backward compared with the rest of your home theater gear. Here's how they can get back on track.

By 16 December 2014

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Denon AVR-E200 - AV receiver - 5.1 channel

Denon announced its 2013 line of AV receiver, focusing on improving ease-of-use with new push-in speaker jacks and a guided setup assistant.

By 8 March 2013

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AV receiver and amplifier picks

The only way to get true home theater sound is with a separate AV receiver or amplifier. Here are the best options for the audiophiles on your gift list.

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AV receiver buying guide: Step up to high-quality sound

If you want true high-quality sound, you have to move up from a sound bar to an AV receiver and speakers. Here's what you should know before you buy one.

By 13 September 2013


The best AV receiver alternative

If you're looking to ditch your giant AV receiver for a compact stereo amp, the NAD D 3020 is the one to get.

By 1 October 2013


The best AV receiver value of the year

The Sony STR-DN840 is by far the best AV receiver value of the year, offering tons of wireless connectivity and six HDMI inputs for well under $500.

By 3 August 2013


Well-priced but underachieving AV receiver

The Harman Kardon AVR 1610 appears to have a great combination of features and looks, but doesn't quite live up to its promise.

By 1 August 2013