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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
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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

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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

Editors' Take

Apple USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter

Having only one USB Type-C port, Apple's new Macbook must rely on adapters to work with existing devices. The Apple USB-C Digital AV Multiport Adapter is the first of those adapters.

By March 9, 2015

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DTS:X versus Dolby Atmos: Surround-sound formats play Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots

DTS has announced that the first Blu-ray title to support its DTS: X surround format will feature robots, just like Dolby Atmos before it.

By May 28, 2015

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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 December 15, 2014

Editors' Take

Yamaha RX-V679

​Yamaha has announced four new receivers in its 2015 RX-V range, which now includes support for 4K video and streaming via Bluetooth and Spotify Connect.

By May 20, 2015

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Sound Blaster X7 amplifier is just as odd as it looks

The Creative Sound Blaster X7 offers a ridiculous number of features for the price and sound quality is generally very good -- but its appeal is limited.

By May 14, 2015

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ZyXel Homeplug AV2 Gigabit Powerline Adapter Starter Kit (pictures)

The Homeplug AV2 Gigabit Powerline Adapter Starter Kit (model PLA5206KIT) from Zyxel

7 Images By September 26, 2014

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Get a Denon 7.2-channel stereo receiver for $399

Designed for serious audiophiles and normally priced at $599, this top-rated powerhouse packs Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and eight (!) HDMI inputs.

By April 30, 2015