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No one component in the mainstream home theater pulls off as many feats as the HDMI or AV receiver. If you are looking to learn about AV receivers - you've found the right resource. In this section, this often complicated topic is covered in detail including the latest AV and HDMI receiver news. If you want to read HDMI or AV receiver reviews from the likes of brands such as Denon, Onkyo, Integra, Sony, Sony ES, Sherwood, Sherwood Newcastle, Yamaha and many others check out this AV Receivers Resource Page on HomeTheaterReview.com.

Denon to Add DTS:X to Top-Shelf AV Receivers

Denon to Add DTS:X to Top-Shelf AV Receivers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Denon has announced that, over the next two months, three of its top-shelf AV receivers--the AVR-X7200W(A), AVR-X6200W, and AVR-X4200W--will receive a firmware update to add support for the DTS:X object-based audio format. The AVR-7200W(A) (shown here) will receive the update... Read More

 
Yamaha Introduces MusicCast-Enabled R-N602 Stereo Receiver

Yamaha Introduces MusicCast-Enabled R-N602 Stereo Receiver

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Yamaha has introduced a new stereo receiver with support for a variety of networked music services (such as Pandora, Spotify, Rhapsody, and SiriusXM), as well as the company's new MusicCast wireless multi-room audio platform. The R-N602 features built-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth,... Read More

 
What Your System Needs to Enjoy Dolby Atmos Today

What Your System Needs to Enjoy Dolby Atmos Today

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Thinking about assembling a Dolby Atmos-capable system? Adrienne Maxwell discusses what products you need and what products are available. Read More

 
Arcam Introduces Three New AV Receivers

Arcam Introduces Three New AV Receivers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Arcam has introduced a trio of new AV receivers: the seven-channel AVR850 ($6,000) and AVR550 ($3,400) and the stereo SR250 ($3,600). All three models support 4K with HDMI 2.0 and HDCP 2.2 support, advanced "Dirac Live for Arcam" room correction,... Read More

 
Sony Announces New ES Receiver

Sony Announces New ES Receiver

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Sony recently announced its newest flagship ES receiver, the STR-ZA5000ES, due out in the first quarter of 2016 with an expected MSRP of $2,799. The ZA5000ES is a nine-channel receiver (rated at 130 watts per channel) that offers 11.1 processing... Read More

 
Anthem Announces Three New MRX AV Receivers

Anthem Announces Three New MRX AV Receivers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Anthem has announced its next generation of AV receivers: the MRX 520, MRX 720, and MRX 1120 (shown here). All models feature Anthem Room Correction, premium-quality differential-output D/A converters with 32-bit conversion, and HDMI 2.0a inputs with HDCP 2.2 and... Read More

 
AudioControl Launches New Atmos-Capable AV Receivers

AudioControl Launches New Atmos-Capable AV Receivers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

AudioControl has announced two new AV receivers: the AVR-7 and the AVR-9 (shown here). Both are seven-channel models that include support for Dolby Atmos, with extra preamp outputs that allow you to add additional amplification for an Atmos setup. Both... Read More

 
Yamaha Unveils New Slimline RX-S601 AV Receiver

Yamaha Unveils New Slimline RX-S601 AV Receiver

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Yamaha has added a new model to its Slimline Series of AV receivers. Measuring just 4.38 inches high, the new 5.1-channel RX-S601 is designed for use in limited-space setups. The AV receiver is rated at 60 watts per channel (into... Read More

 
Marantz Announces SR6010 and SR7010 Network AV Receivers

Marantz Announces SR6010 and SR7010 Network AV Receivers

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Marantz has unveiled details on two new AV receivers: the $1,399 SR6010 (shown here) and the $2,199 SR7010. The SR6010 is a 7.2-channel model with support for Dolby Atmos and the option to use 9.2-channel processing with the addition of... Read More

 
Denon Debuts AVR-X3200W and AVR-X4200W Receivers

Denon Debuts AVR-X3200W and AVR-X4200W Receivers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Denon has announced two new additions to the X Series receiver lineup: the $999 AVR-X3200W and the $1,499 AVR-X4200W. Both are seven-channel AV receivers with Dolby Atmos support; the top-shelf AVR-X4200W (shown here) supports 9.2-channel processing with the addition of... Read More