The Denon AVR-S960H receiver adds 8K compatibility while keeping the sound quality and design fans are used to, but it lacks any real innovation.
The feature-packed Yamaha RX-V6A offers a fresh take on receiver design paired with excellent performance for movies and music.
The Onkyo TX-NR696 is a crowd-pleasing AV receiver with plenty of power, oodles of features and connections and a dynamic sound.
The Denon AVR-S750H offers generous sound quality, plenty of connectivity options
As long as you take care during setup, the Sonos Amp offers enthusiasts a powerful blank slate to build a compact, high-performance audio system.
The Onkyo TX-NR585 offers all of the streaming and decoding capabilities you need for a modern, affordable receiver, and it sounds great doing it.
The Yamaha RX-V485 offers high-quality sound at an affordable price, but for some people it's worth paying more for extra inputs and Dolby Atmos capability.
The Amazon Echo Link adds the ability to stream multiroom music to an existing powered system.
The Echo Link Amp smart sound system lets you add your own speakers in an Alexa-controlled amplifier.
Marantz has announced three new receivers which are Apple Airplay 2-compatible: the SR5013, SR6013 and the SR7013.
The Yamaha RX-S602 is a compact AV receiver with multiroom capabilities, but only four HDMI inputs.
The midpriced Onkyo TX-NR575 receiver sounds good and comes fully loaded with Dolby Atmos and Chromecast built in, but it's not our first choice.
The Marantz NR1508 serves up a winning combination of performance and features in a sleek (for an AV receiver) package.
As long as you don't demand the latest surround and streaming features, the Yamaha RX-V483 offers excellent sound at an affordable price.
The Denon AVR-S730H is the most affordable Dolby Atmos/DTS:X receiver we’ve tested, and a superb value overall.
Marantz has announced two new NR receivers which now include HEOS multiroom music and at least six HDMI inputs.
The Sony STR-DN1080 is fully featured and easy to use, and it sounds great, making it the best AV receiver available for the price.
The Pioneer VSX-832 is a 5.1-channel receiver that offers Dolby Atmos and Wi-Fi streaming but only four HDMI ports.