Pros: YPAO to set the speaker parameters for your speakers. 4 digital inputs. 4 HDMI imputs. Multiple scene settings. Great value.
Cons: Lack of printed manual slow your leaning curve when you have to view it on your computer.
I bought this receiver to replace a tired old Sony in my TV room. It was not intended to be a home theater receiver as I already have one of those downstairs. This one seemed to have all the features I needed at a good price. This receiver far surpassed my expectations. I owe most of it to the YPAO setup program. Could not be much easier. Just plug in the microphone, get out of the way and let the receiver adjust the speakers for you. I must say that the speakers now sound better than they did on my old receiver. The crossover from the sub was set right where it should be and the equalization sounds quite flat. The only change I made was to boost the sub a couple dBs. Sounds...(read more)