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Marantz Debuts New Slimline NR1607 AV Receiver

Marantz Debuts New Slimline NR1607 AV Receiver

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The newest addition to Marantz's Slimline Series of low-profile AV receivers, the NR1607 is a 7.2-channel receiver rated at 50 watts per channel at eight ohms, from 20 to 20 kHz. This networkable receiver features AirPlay, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth, with... Read More

 
Pioneer Unveils Two New AV Receivers

Pioneer Unveils Two New AV Receivers

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Pioneer has unveiled two more models in its 2016 line of AV receivers. The VSX-1131 ($599.99, shown here) is a 7.2-channel model with a rated 170 watts per channel, while the VSX-831 ($449.99) is a 5.2-channel model with a rated... Read More

 
Denon Announces Two New S Series AV Receivers

Denon Announces Two New S Series AV Receivers

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Denon has provided details on two new sub-$600 AV receivers that will hit the market this month. The AVR-S720W ($479) and AVR-S920W (shown here, $579) are both 7.2-channel models that support 4K video with HDR and HDCP 2.2, Dolby Atmos... Read More

 
Onkyo Adds Three New AV Receivers to RZ Series

Onkyo Adds Three New AV Receivers to RZ Series

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In April, Onkyo will add three new models to its RZ Series of AV receivers. The TX-RZ810 ($1,299, shown here), TX-RZ710 ($999), and TX-RZ610 ($799) put more of an emphasis on custom integration than some of Onkyo's other AV receivers;... Read More

 
Yamaha Announces New Entry-Level RX-V381 AV Receiver

Yamaha Announces New Entry-Level RX-V381 AV Receiver

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This month, Yamaha will debut a new entry-level AV receiver, the RX-V381. This 5.1-channel receiver includes full 4K Ultra HD support with HDCP 2.2-compatible HDMI connectors. It also features Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding (but not Atmos or... Read More

 
Pioneer Announces New Elite-Branded AV Receivers

Pioneer Announces New Elite-Branded AV Receivers

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Pioneer has announced two new Elite-branded AV receivers at affordable price points: the $700 LX301 and $500 LX101. Both are 7.1-channel receivers featuring Dolby Atmos (DTS:X coming soon), MCACC automatic room calibration, HDMI 2.0 with HDCP 2.2, built-in Wi-Fi, AirPlay,... Read More

 
Onkyo Unveils 2016 AV Receiver Line

Onkyo Unveils 2016 AV Receiver Line

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Onkyo has provided details on its first crop of 2016 AV receivers. The TX-NR757 ($799), TX-NR656 ($699), and TX-NR555 ($599) are all 7.2-channel receivers with Dolby Atmos (DTS:X coming soon), 4K Ultra HD upscaling, HDR support, built-in Wi-Fi, AirPlay, Google... Read More

 
AudioControl's New AVR-9 and AVR-7 Receivers Are Now Shipping

AudioControl's New AVR-9 and AVR-7 Receivers Are Now Shipping

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AudioControl has announced that its new AVR-9 and AVR-7 receivers, first introduced last October, are now shipping. Both models feature Dolby Atmos capability, HDMI 2.0a with HDCP 2.2, and Dirac Live room correction. Both models offer seven channels and amplificztion,... Read More

 
Yamaha Announces Timing for DTS:X Upgrades

Yamaha Announces Timing for DTS:X Upgrades

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Over the next two months, Yamaha will add the DTS:X 3D audio format to an assortment of AV devices. The flagship CX-A5100 preamp (shown here) and the RX-A3050, RX-A2050, and RX-A1050 receivers will get the firmware update in early March,... Read More

 
DTS:X Coming Soon to Top-Shelf Marantz AV Receivers and Preamps

DTS:X Coming Soon to Top-Shelf Marantz AV Receivers and Preamps

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In the February/March time frame, Marantz will add DTS:X support to four of its top-shelf AV processors. The first product to get the firmware update in February will be the AV8802A preamp, followed by the AV7702mkII preamp, SR7010 receiver,... Read More