Pros: lots of power, good quality sound for music,amazing in home theater,specifically on thx ultra 2 mode,rf remote with screen
Cons: navigation of your music on your network could be lot better, lack the 9.1 channel for front bi-amp while still in a 7.1 configuration
I purchase this av-receiver because i used to work in an audio and electronics store and was able to make a good listening to it and compared it with other brands by the fact that we were having a real nice set up that permits us to switch from an av receiver to an other while playing music or movies on the speakers of our choice.I set-up them previously individually to get the best sound the av receiver good give according to my ears.(pioneer sc-37,nad 775,yamaha rxa 2000).
So after at the same volume level i could switch and ear instantly the sound difference.
The dynamic of the pioneer in multichannel stereo mode was amazing,clear sound without being arch,tight bass and excellent... (read more)