Receivers & Amplifiers
“I bought this unit over 4 years ago and have used it continuously for the whole time. I have Martin Logan Encore center and front speakers with a subwoofer and two sets of rear ceiling speakers to make the 7.1 channels. My DVD player is a Sony BDP-BX58 Blu-Ray with 3D play back and my TV is a Sharp Aquos Quattron 60 inch 3D ready television that is almost brand new. I have an HDMI powered...” --40yearfan
“The subwoofer that I used made the people down the street come to my house and told use to turn the bass down and the other speaker sounded good but there was no remote when I got the reciver because it was a used one” --Ands2345
“I've had this receiver for a few years now and I can say I've been pleased with it. It replaced a Adcom GTP-740 and Kenwood KMZ1. Still using the Kenwood LS-X1F LCR's and LS-X1S plus SW-X1 for my speaker setup. I don't have speakers for side surround which won't allow for auto setup. That's not a big deal since I have a pretty good knowledge of time-delay and the like from my car-audio...” --allnpt0
“I was very excited to upgrade to the new Sony STR-DN1040. My primary consideration was that I wanted to have on-demand DLNA streaming. My previously used the Sony SMP-N200 streaming box and it was very reliable -- but it wasn't built-in to the receiver so I had to manually power-on and select inputs first. So the 1040 receiver seemed the perfect solution. Unfortunately, my experience was...” --sdsalsero
The Pioneer VSX-523-K 5.1 channel AV receiver features Made for iPhone compatibilty, HDMI with 3D and 4K Ultra HD pass through. Pioneer sound enhancements include Phase Control, Advanced Sound Retriever, and Auto Level Control.
PIONEER VSX-522-K 5.1-CHANNEL A/V RECEIVER FOR IPHONE(R)/IPOD(R)
The Pioneer VSX-823-K 5.1 channel AV receiver features AirPlay, HTC Connect, 4K Ultra HD pass through and MHL 2.0 Compatibility. Pioneer sound enhancements include Phase Control, Advanced Sound Retriever, and Auto Level Control.
The Pioneer VSX-1023-K AV receiver features 7.1 Channel Multi-Zone Network ready AV Receiver featuring AirPlay, HTC ConnectTM, 4K Ultra HD Pass Through and MHL 2.0 compatibility. Pioneer sound enhancements include Phase Control, Advanced Sound Retriever, and Sound Retriever AIR.
“My primary desire was to have an AV receiver is to have a unit that delivers clear picture and audio quality, plenty of HDMI inputs ( HDMI (4 Inputs / 1 Output) with 48-bit Deep Color and x.v.Color) and can still take component, S-Cideo and SPDIF inputs, This unit does all that and more. Its the first unit that I moved to HDMI with and its so good that I still have it and have no desire to...” --videologist