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Brother has a dedicated room with all the autistic trimmings. Needs a reciever A.S.A.P. .......Spends 50% on Xbox C.o.D. 25% watching Blu rays and 25% watching sports. His budget is around $650.00......... What would be the best bang for buck to run his B&W CM 9 speakers?

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post #2 of 7 Old 07-15-2013, 07:29 AM
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newegg currently has the onkyo 818 open box for $640 with practically free shipping. thats a heck of a lot of features (including audyssey xt32) for that amount of money.

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It was 599 yesterday
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Marantz SR5007 is $599 at Crutchfield.

I am thinking about replacing my old H/K 247 with the 5007.
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Marantz SR5007 is $599 at Crutchfield.

I am thinking about replacing my old H/K 247 with the 5007.
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Don't do it!!!!
I replaced my 247.. Wish I never sold it! That was one of the best avrs I have ever owned!... The sound,on screen graphics.. Setup..etc
If you do replace it..I will buy it from you!
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Don't do it!!!!
I replaced my 247.. Wish I never sold it! That was one of the best avrs I have ever owned!... The sound,on screen graphics.. Setup..etc
If you do replace it..I will buy it from you!

LOL! It must be the luck of the draw. I owned two of the HK 247's and had to send both back. I got a 254 in return the second time. The 254 was pretty decent.

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