AV Receivers

Google Chromecast
REVIEW

Google Chromecast

Google's $35 Chromecast stick is a cheap and easy way to add streaming video and music to your TV, but it still isn't as fully featured as similarly priced Roku boxes.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 25, 2013
3.2 stars User rating out of 41 votes
Samsung SEK-1000 Evolution Kit - digital multimedia receiver
REVIEW

Samsung SEK-1000 Evolution Kit

While a cool idea and an innovative way to somewhat ward against Smart TV obsolescence, the 2013 Evolution Kit is definitely a niche product.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 12, 2013
Netgear NeoTV (NTV300)
REVIEW

Netgear NeoTV ( NTV300)

The Netgear Neo TV NTV300 is one of the cheapest streaming boxes on the market, but it doesn't offer any compelling distinguishing features compared with the Roku.

3 stars Editors' rating on February 4, 2013
2.4 stars User rating out of 4 votes
Roku LT (2012)
REVIEW

Roku LT ( 2012)

The Roku LT is a killer streaming-media box, offering tons of streaming content -- including favorites like Netflix, Amazon Instant, Hulu Plus, and Pandora -- for just $50.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 8, 2012
3.5 stars User rating out of 9 votes

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Eos Converge Wireless Amplified Receiver
REVIEW

Eos Converge Wireless Amplified Receiver

The Eos Converge Wireless Amplified Receiver is easy to use and performs well. We just wish it came with a remote control.

3 stars Editors' rating on September 25, 2009

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Eos Converge Wireless Receiver
REVIEW

Eos Converge Wireless Receiver

The Eos Converge Wireless Receiver is easy to use and performs well. We just wish it came with a remote control.

3 stars Editors' rating on September 24, 2009

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Eos Converge Wireless Transmitter
REVIEW

Eos Converge Wireless Transmitter

The Eos Converge Wireless Transmitter is easy to use and performs well, we just wish it wasn't so bulky.

3 stars Editors' rating on September 21, 2009

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Sirius SR-H550
REVIEW

Sirius SR-H550

Sirius's first dedicated home satellite radio, the Sirius SR-H550, looks and feels more substantial than those teensy plug-and-play tuners.

3 stars Editors' rating on January 23, 2006

Pricing not available

Polk XRt12 (XM)
REVIEW

Polk XRt12 ( XM)

Polk's homebound XM radio sets a new standard for satellite radio sound quality.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 3, 2005

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Tivoli Model Satellite (Sirius)
REVIEW

Tivoli Model Satellite ( Sirius)

The world's first Sirius satellite table radio also offers AM and FM radio, as well as enviable sound, style, and connectivity.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on January 21, 2005

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Mass Fidelity The Core
EDITORS' TAKE

Mass Fidelity The Core

This product has not yet been reviewed.

Mass Fidelity's Bluetooth multiroom speaker The Core generates a wide stereo image from a small box, but expect to pay for the privilege.

MSRP: $599.00

NetGear NeoTV PRO (NTV300S)

NetGear NeoTV PRO ( NTV300S)

This product has not yet been reviewed.

  • Functions: network player
  • Sound Output Mode: stereo
  • Type: digital multimedia receiver

MSRP: $59.99

Archos TV connect - digital multimedia receiver

Archos TV connect

This product has not yet been reviewed.

  • Functions: network player
  • Sound Output Mode: stereo
  • Type: digital multimedia receiver

Pricing not available

Onkyo HT-S9300THX

Onkyo HT-S9300THX

This product has not yet been reviewed.

  • Components: AV receiver, Speaker system, Subwoofer
  • Additional Features: 3D-ready, THX Loudness Plus technology, On-screen display, HDMI Thru technology
  • Built-in Decoders: Dolby Digital, Dolby Pro Logic IIz, DTS-HD
  • Sound Output Mode: Surround Sound

Pricing not available

Xbox One Digital TV Tuner
EDITORS' TAKE

Xbox One Digital TV Tuner

This product has not yet been reviewed.

This USB tuner means Xbox One owners can watch TV via their console without switching TV input, and use voice controls too.

Pricing not available

Monster SoundStage S3
EDITORS' TAKE

Monster SoundStage S3

This product has not yet been reviewed.

We get a first taste of the Monster SoundStage S3 wireless speaker system and it's packing some extra features that could edge competitors in this fast-growing category.

MSRP: $399.95

Denon AVR-990

Denon AVR-990

This product has not yet been reviewed.

  • Additional Features: iPod ready
  • Functions: HD radio
  • Sound Output Mode: Surround Sound
  • Type: AV network receiver

Pricing not available

Samsung Smart Media Player GX-SM530CF - digital multimedia receiver

Samsung Smart Media Player GX-SM530CF

This product has not yet been reviewed.

  • Functionality: video-on-demand

Pricing not available

Razer Forge TV
EDITORS' TAKE

Razer Forge TV

This product has not yet been reviewed.

Razer's Android TV device has its own PC game-streaming technology, and will be arriving in the first part of the year. Can it help define the iffy Android gaming space?

MSRP: $100.00

PYLE PRO PT560AU - receiver

PYLE PRO PT560AU

This product has not yet been reviewed.

  • Color: Black
  • Additional Features: A-B speaker switch
  • Functions: digital player
  • Sound Output Mode: stereo