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NAD T 757 A/V Surround Sound Receiver Reviewed

NAD T 757 A/V Surround Sound Receiver Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Andrew Robinson, editor of HomeTheaterReview.com, got the NAD T 757 AV receiver in for review and went about connecting to his system, including a variety of speakers, as he prepared to put the receiver to the test. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's 2011 Best Of Awards

Home Theater Review's 2011 Best Of Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

For a third time, the editorial staff of Home Theater Review have examined the year's offerings in AV gear and decided what they deem to be the best in every category. Find out who is the best of the best. Read More

 
NAD T 748 AV Receiver Reviewed

NAD T 748 AV Receiver Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
3.5 Stars
 

NAD has taken a novel approach with the NAD T 748, meaning that they have decided to neglect all the bells and whistles of modern receivers and concentrate on performance. Andrew Robinson evaluates the T 748 to see how that idea paid off. Read More

 
Anthem MRX 700 AV Receiver Reviewed

Anthem MRX 700 AV Receiver Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Andrew Robinson was a little skeptical about the Anthem MRX 700 AV receiver, thinking that the price and features didn't quite add up. But after he put the receiver through its paces, he saw that the MRX 700 is greater than the sum of its parts. Read More

 
Samsung HW-D7000 Receiver/Blu-ray Combination Unit

Samsung HW-D7000 Receiver/Blu-ray Combination Unit

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Samsung offers a home theater solution more unique than many of their other offerings. The Samsung HW-D7000 is a combination AV receiver and Blu-ray player. Convenient? Yes. But does it perform? Adrienne Maxwell finds out. Read More

 
Pioneer SC-37 Elite AV Receiver Reviewed

Pioneer SC-37 Elite AV Receiver Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

The Pioneer SC-37 Elite AV receiver is a receiver that brings the goods. Not only does the receiver produces impressive sound, it comes packed with a wide range of features to trick out any theater. Read More

 
Pioneer Elite SC-35 AV Receiver Reviewed

Pioneer Elite SC-35 AV Receiver Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

The Pioneer Elite SC-35 suffers from a problem that can be common amongst many consumer electronics. Reviewer Andrew Robinson investigates this problem as he reviews the Pioneer Elite SC-35 AV receiver. Read More

 
Arcam AVR500 AV Receiver Reviewed

Arcam AVR500 AV Receiver Reviewed

By Sean Killebrew

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

The AVR500 is designed to reproduce movie theater sound and studio music inside your home. For performance when compared to $8,000 separates, our reviewer noted it "comes pretty damn close for a lot less money." It has "more than ample power" and is "brilliantly designed and engineered"... Read More

 
Sony STR-DA3600ES AV Receiver Reviewed

Sony STR-DA3600ES AV Receiver Reviewed

By Sean Killebrew

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

The sound on this Sony possesses more than adequate power and finesse and like most Sony's, it is very reliable. In addition, the Auto Calibration on the STR-DA3600 "was by far the smoothest, fastest and also one of the most accurate I've ever had with a receiver," according to our reviewer... Read More

 
Cambridge Audio Azur 650R 7.1 A/V Receiver Reviewed

Cambridge Audio Azur 650R 7.1 A/V Receiver Reviewed

By Jim Swantko

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Cambridge is very proud its latest receiver and after testing, it was easy to see why. When playing music, reviewer Jim Swantko was "impressed with the vocal quality that the 650R is capable of reproducing." As for the music, "all musicians were clearly placed around the soundstage" and "the 650R was as happy playing acoustic ballads as it was pounding thrash metal"... Read More