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

If you want truly great 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.

By February 4, 2016

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Best AV receivers of 2016

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.

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Best home AV deals for Black Friday

Home theater gadgets are also getting the Black Friday treatment. Here's where to get the best deals.

8 Images By November 24, 2015

Review

D-Link PowerLine AV2 2000 (DHP-701AV)

Though fast, the D-Link DHP-701AV power-line adapter kit is only slightly faster than less-expensive alternatives. Skip it for now and go with something cheaper.

By May 20, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating May 20, 2015
Editors' Take

Bosch Ascenta SHS5AV56UC

New dishwashers from the brand's least expensive line look good, and keep the noise to a minimum.

By July 17, 2015

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Editors' Take

Sony STR-DN1070

The Sony STR-DN1060 appears to be an incremental update on last year's model with six HDMI inputs and a number of wireless options, including Google Cast.

By January 5, 2016

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Prizm's music brain plays your taste in music

Plug the Prizm into existing speakers and it automatically detects the music taste of people in the room by scanning Spotify, Deezer and Soundcloud playlists.

By January 4, 2016

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The D-Link DHP-701AV powerline kit is too huge for its own good

Oh no! CNET editor's Dong Ngo has a bad hair day with the D-Link DHP-701AV powerline adapter kit.

By May 20, 2015

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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 May 13, 2015

Review

Yamaha RX-V479

The Yamaha RX-V479 delivers superb sound quality and a long list of must-have features, making it our favorite receiver in this price range.

By November 5, 2015

4.5 stars Editors' rating November 5, 2015
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Denon soundbar is for music-lovers first

The Denon HEOS HomeCinema offers discreet looks and a dynamic performance but it could be easier to use.

By December 2, 2015