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high-end receivers

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The Audiophiliac

Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.

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Sony STR-DN1050

The Sony STR-DN1050 is a great deal that offers almost everything you could want in a midrange receiver.

August 20, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 20, 2014
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Onkyo TX-NR636

The Onkyo TX-NR636 offers a compelling mix of features and performance with "future-proofing" that is unparalleled for the money.

August 12, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 12, 2014
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Pioneer Electronics, Onkyo combine to keep pace with competition

As the companies join forces to take on the home AV market, Pioneer's Russ Johnston says both brands will remain distinct.

By September 19, 2014

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Dolby Atmos is coming to home theaters via Pioneer, Denon, and more

Dolby's new surround sound format will work with existing Blu-ray players, but requires new AV receivers and other home audio gear.

By June 23, 2014

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NAD Electronics D 3020 Hybrid Digital Amplifier

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

September 30, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating September 30, 2013
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Rotel's stereo integrated amp is high-end but not absurdly high-priced

The Audiophiliac found a lot to like about the new Rotel RA-1570 amp, for hi-fi and stereo home theater applications.

By January 5, 2014

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Onkyo TX-NR525

Onkyo's TX-NR525 is a solid AV receiver value, especially considering its affordable accessories, but competitors offer integrated wireless features for not much more.

June 19, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating June 19, 2013
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Onkyo TX-NR626

Onkyo's TX-NR626 is a value-packed AV receiver with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and even a turntable input, but it's just short of being our top pick.

June 11, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating June 11, 2013
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Denon AVR-E400

Denon's AVR-E400 embodies some progress in simplifying the arduous AV receiver setup process, but it lacks convenient wireless features you'd expect at this price.

April 12, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating April 12, 2013
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Teac A-H01

The Teac A-H01 integrated amplifier delivers big sound in a compact body, but a few design missteps limit its appeal.

September 16, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 16, 2013