AV Receiver News (183 Posts)


Sound United Announces Black Friday/Cyber Monday Deals

Sound United Announces Black Friday/Cyber Monday Deals

With sales prices of up to $300 off of select products, Sound United is dropping some serious deals for this holiday buying frenzy week. Continue Reading

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Aug 07, 2018

Denon's New AVR-X3500H is eARC and ALLM-Ready

Two hotly anticipated features of the new HDMI 2.1 spec will be added to the new 7.2-channel AVR-X3500H via a future firmware upgrade. Continue Reading
Denon's New AVR-X3500H is eARC and ALLM-Ready

Jun 09, 2018

Pioneer Announces New 9.2 Elite VSX-LX503 AV Receiver

The highly configurable Elite VSX-LX503 can be set up as an Atmos/DTS:X system, or old-school surround with powered second zone capabilities. It also features a host of room correction and streaming capabilities. Continue Reading
Pioneer Announces New 9.2 Elite VSX-LX503 AV Receiver

Jun 05, 2018

Integra Anounces New "Dot 2" Series AV Receivers

The new Dot 2 AVRs deliver nine channels of amplification and in the case of the two step-up models, eleven channels of processing. Along with, of course, a ton of custom installation features. Continue Reading
Integra Anounces New

May 25, 2018

Onkyo Announces New RZ Series AV Receivers with Sonos Compatibility

The new RZ Series receivers not only earn their Works with Sonos badge, but also feature an upgrade from seven to nine amplified channels. Continue Reading
Onkyo Announces New RZ Series AV Receivers with Sonos Compatibility

May 24, 2018

Marantz Releases New NR1609 and NR1509 Slim Network AV Receivers

The Marantz NR1609 and NR1509 are available now for $749 and $549, with the former supporting object-based surround decoding and featuring more HDMI inputs. Continue Reading
Marantz Releases New NR1609 and NR1509 Slim Network AV Receivers

May 17, 2018

Onkyo Products Earn Works With Sonos Badge

Onkyo, Pioneer, Pioneer Elite and Integra products now will work with Sonos products, specifically their app. This adds one more... Continue Reading
Onkyo Products Earn Works With Sonos Badge

May 09, 2018

Onkyo Debuts TX-NR787 9.2-Channel AV Receiver

Onkyo has added the 9.2-channel TX-NR787 to its AV receiver lineup. The THX Certified Select TX-NR787 is rated at 100... Continue Reading
Onkyo Debuts TX-NR787 9.2-Channel AV Receiver

Apr 19, 2018

New VSX-933 AV Receiver From Pioneer

Pioneer's new VSX-933 is a 7.2-channel AV receiver rated at 80 watts per channel (20 Hz to 20 kHz, 0.08... Continue Reading
New VSX-933 AV Receiver From Pioneer

Apr 11, 2018

Onkyo Releases Two New Mid-priced AVRs

Onkyo has introduced two new mid-priced AV receivers: the TX-NR686 (shown here, $649) and the TX-NR585 ($549). Both 7.2-channel models... Continue Reading
Onkyo Releases Two New Mid-priced AVRs

Mar 22, 2018

Pioneer Introduces New Elite VSX-LX103 AV Receiver

Pioneer has announced a new addition to its Elite AV receiver lineup: the $599 VSX-LX103 is a 7.2-channel AV receiver... Continue Reading
Pioneer Introduces New Elite VSX-LX103 AV Receiver

Mar 15, 2018

Onkyo Announces New $399 TX-SR383 AV Receiver

Onkyo has announced a new value-oriented 7.2-channel AV receiver, due out this month. The TX-SR383 ($399) is rated at 155... Continue Reading
Onkyo Announces New $399 TX-SR383 AV Receiver

Feb 16, 2018

Sony Adds Dolby Vision-Ready UBP-X700 to Its Blu-ray Lineup

Sony has added a new Ultra HD Blu-ray player to its lineup. The UBP-X700, now available for $249.99, supports HDR10... Continue Reading
Sony Adds Dolby Vision-Ready UBP-X700 to Its Blu-ray Lineup

Jan 31, 2018

Integra Announces Pricing and Release Dates for New Dot 1 Series

Integra has announced that its new flagship "Dot 1" Series of AV electronics, first shown at CEDIA Expo 2017, will... Continue Reading
Integra Announces Pricing and Release Dates for New Dot 1 Series

Jan 22, 2018

Denon Introduces the 13.2-Channel AVR-X8500H AV Receiver

At CES, Denon showed off its first 13.2-channel AV receiver, the flagship AVR-X8500H. The receiver is rated at 150 watts... Continue Reading
Denon Introduces the 13.2-Channel AVR-X8500H AV Receiver

Nov 22, 2017

DTS Virtual:X Comes to Select Denon and Marantz AV Receivers

DTS and Sound United have announced that DTS Virtual:X technology is now available via firmware update in select Denon and... Continue Reading
DTS Virtual:X Comes to Select Denon and Marantz AV Receivers

Sep 27, 2017

Integra Announces "Dot 1" Series of AV Electronics

At the recent CEDIA Expo, Integra announced four new products, all of which will be available in late fall. The... Continue Reading
Integra Announces

Sep 25, 2017

Room Correction Revisited

Dennis Burger revisits the topic of room correction, expanding on some of the original explanations from his 2013 primer and providing an updated look at the major room correction systems in use today. Continue Reading
Room Correction Revisited

Sep 18, 2017

Pioneer Introduces Elite SC-LX502 AV Receiver

Pioneer will add a new 7.2-channel AV receiver to its Elite line this month. The $1,099 SC-LX502 supports Dolby Atmos... Continue Reading
Pioneer Introduces Elite SC-LX502 AV Receiver

Sep 12, 2017

HARMAN Shows Off New Lexicon Electronics at CEDIA 2017

It's been awhile since we've seen new electronics from the Lexicon brand. At last week's CEDIA Expo, HARMAN showed off... Continue Reading
HARMAN Shows Off New Lexicon Electronics at CEDIA 2017

Sep 06, 2017

NAD Debuts T 758 V3 Receiver

NAD has introduced an updated version of its T 758 AV receiver. The new T 758 V3 comes with support... Continue Reading
NAD Debuts T 758 V3 Receiver

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