1256 Results for

receiver

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Pioneer AVH-4100NEX multimedia receiver

With all of the features we want and none of the duplicates, Pioneer's AVH-4100NEX is the simplest, most cost-effective option for drivers who just want to add Android Auto or Apple CarPlay to their ride.

By July 11, 2015

4.5 stars Editors' rating July 11, 2015
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Aukey Portable Bluetooth 4.0 Audio Receiver

The Aukey Portable Bluetooth Receiver comes with more features than many similar products and a clever means of remotely controlling playback from your phone, but it will involve running wires to a power outlet and an auxiliary input in a car.

By April 25, 2015

4 stars Editors' rating April 25, 2015
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Phorus PR1 Receiver

While the Play-Fi standard offers plenty of potential, the Phorus PR1 is currently too limited in its scope and performance to warrant buying over a Sonos.

By November 4, 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating November 4, 2013
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Pioneer AVIC-8100NEX multimedia receiver for Android Auto, Apple CarPlay

The flagship AVIC-8100NEX isn't just the top of Pioneer's line, it's one of the best, most fully featured receivers on the market. Just make sure you're not buying more functionality than you really need.

By June 16, 2015

5 stars Editors' rating June 16, 2015
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Pioneer AVIC 8000NEX navigation and multimedia receiver

Pioneer's flagship AVIC 8000NEX boasts dozens of media and navigation options -- including the first aftermarket appearance of Apple CarPlay -- but most users will find a better feature-to-cost balance lower in the brand's NEX lineup.

By October 21, 2014

5 stars Editors' rating October 21, 2014
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Inside Bose's secret research lab

Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.

By February 3, 2016

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GoGroove BlueGate Bluetooth audio receiver

The GoGroove BlueGate is a good option if you want to add Bluetooth audio streaming to a car or home audio system, but portable-headphone users will want to look for a more flexible unit.

By May 24, 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating May 24, 2013
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A better sounding (and much cheaper) alternative to pricey sound bars

The Audiophiliac compares a $380 stereo audio system with one of the very best sound bars, and even he was surprised by what he heard.

By February 6, 2016

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Belkin Bluetooth Music Receiver

The Belkin Bluetooth Music Receiver is a cheap and easy way to add wireless audio streaming to any powered speaker system or audio component with a spare input.

By April 26, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 26, 2012
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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