Popular receiver comparisons 2019

  • Pioneer VSX-831 review Pioneer VSX-832 review

    Pioneer VSX-831 vs VSX-832

    This is the unit with the power of 80 W/channel at 6 Ohm. It can work with latest-generation surround technologies like Dolby Atmos and DTS:X. And there are extras, such as extensive multiroom capabilities, 4K/HDR passthrough, and 4K scaling. Also, the usual wireless suspects are here: Apple AirPlay, Google Chromecast bu...
    Read More
  • Pioneer SC-LX502 review Pioneer VSX-LX503 review

    Pioneer SC-LX502 vs VSX-LX503

    This model can work in configuration 7.2.2 or 7.2.4 with an additional external amplifier. The receiver has a high power of 120 W/channel at 8 Ohm. The integrated AK4458 DAC handles Hi-Res audio (ALAC, FLAC decoding). Users can listen to music from home wireless (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth) or wired (Ethernet) source, as wel...
    Read More
  • Onkyo TX-RZ830 review Marantz SR5013 review

    Onkyo TX-RZ830 vs Marantz SR5013

    Marantz SR5013 can work with current formats of three-dimensional object-oriented sound - Dolby Atmos and DTS: X. DTS Virtual: X format is also supported. The receiver works with video in Ultra HD resolution and has an upscale that increases the resolution of any video format to 4K. The declared power of the device is 100 W ...
    Read More
  • Yamaha RX-A1050 review Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1080 review

    Yamaha RX-A1050 vs AVENTAGE RX-A1080

    Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1080 is equipped with high-performance Saber ES9007S Premier DACs and has a power of 110 W/channel at 6 Ohm. The device supports almost all advanced audio and video processing technologies such as Dolby Atmos and DTS: X. The model has the latest HDMI interfaces with support for HDR a...
    Read More
  • Onkyo TX-NR676 review Denon AVR-X1400H review

    Onkyo TX-NR676 vs Denon AVR-X1400H

    Denon AVR-X1400H has 7 channels of analog amplification on discrete elements, with a power of 80 W/channel. The receiver has modern DAC chips - Asahi Kasei 4490EQ. They provide higher conversion accuracy and extended dynamic range. The unit is designed to work in the classic "one-room" home theater system with one video ...
    Read More
  • Denon AVR-X4400H review Pioneer VSX-LX503 review

    Denon AVR-X4400H vs Pioneer VSX-LX503

    Denon X4400H is a receiver with an 11.2-channel configuration. It is equipped with the latest decoders - Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X. The AVR-X4400H is equipped with an advanced 32-bit D.D.S.C. processor. HD digital processing multichannel audio tracks. There are wide wireless capabilities - Wi-Fi, Bluetoo...
    Read More
  • Onkyo TX-RZ730 review Pioneer VSX-LX503 review

    Onkyo TX-RZ730 vs Pioneer VSX-LX503

    The Pioneer VSX-LX503 has a 9.2-channel configuration with 120 W/channel which is less in comparison to the Onkyo TX-RZ730, where the power is 170 watts per channel. The device is compatible with almost all modern audio and video formats. The built-in DAC handles Hi-Res audio. You can listen to music from home wireless...
    Read More
  • Denon AVRS730H review Denon AVR-S740H review

    Denon AVRS730H vs AVR-S740H

    Denon AVR-S740H has Dolby Atmos support and good sound for this price range. The 5-channel produces 165 W power per channel at 6 Ohm impedance. Featuring a low impedance driver, it provides a stable work with a huge variety of speakers for balanced, high-quality sound. The receiver can operate in 5.2.2 configuration, inclu...
    Read More
  • Onkyo TX-NR676 review Onkyo TX-NR686 review

    Onkyo TX-NR676 vs TX-NR686

    This is a 7.2-channel model with powerful dynamic amplification, certified by THX. The AV receiver can play through HDMI video, with the latest standards - 4K / 60 FPS, Dolby Vision and complement the picture with Dolby Atmos sound or DTS: X soundtracks. The device also has the full support of Dolby Surround and DTS Neural: ...
    Read More
  • Onkyo TX-NR545 review Onkyo TX-NR646 review

    Onkyo TX-NR545 vs TX-NR646

    Onkyo TX-NR646 produces 160 W/channel and is equipped with the new AK4458 DAC from Asahi Kasei, providing "transparent" soundtracks. In addition to modern audio decoders, the unit has support for HDCP 2.2 for playing 4K streaming video with Dolby Atmos or DTS: X. In addition to this, the High Dynamic Range is supported. Th...
    Read More
  • Denon AVRS530BT review Denon AVR-X540BT review

    Denon AVRS530BT vs AVR-X540BT

    Denon AVR-X540BT is equipped with an amplifier made on discrete elements and developing an output current of 70 W/channel at 8 Ohm while the opponent in this Denon AVR-X540BT vs Denon AVRS530BT comparison capacity reaches 140 W/channel at 8 Ohm. The receiver is equipped with surround sound decoders and an auto-...
    Read More
  • Sony STR-DN1080 review Onkyo TX-NR686 review

    Sony STR-DN1080 vs Onkyo TX-NR686

    This model supports Dolby Atmos and DTS:X. The output power is 165 W/channel at 6 Ohm, while the TX-NR686 has 160 W/channel at 8 Ohm. Like most receivers in this price range, the STR-DN1080 works with 4K / 60 FPS video. The STR-DN1080 has good network features, such as Wi-Fi, Apple AirPlay; DLNA; and Bluetooth The receiver...
    Read More
  • Pioneer SC-LX901 review Denon AVR-X6400H review

    Pioneer SC-LX901 vs Denon AVR-X6400H

    The AVR-X6400H features 11 discrete gain channels with 140 W/channel at 4 ohms. The video input section of the receiver supports Dolby Vision/HLG standards. The receiver is also equipped with Auro 3D and Automatic 3D decoders. A serious difference from the opponent in the Denon AVR-X6400H vs Pioneer SC-LX901 comparis...
    Read More
  • Marantz SR8012 review Onkyo TX-RZ3100 review

    Marantz SR8012 vs Onkyo TX-RZ3100

    Marantz SR8012 is based on discrete current-feedback HDAM amplifiers. As a result, it produces 205 W/channel at 6 Оhm. The flagship can decode object-oriented formats of Dolby Atmos, DTS: X and Auro-3D. For auto-calibration, the Audyssey MultEQ XT32 system is used, which is complemented by a set of Audyssey technologies. ...
    Read More
  • Yamaha RX-V485 review Marantz NR1509 review

    Yamaha RX-V485 vs Marantz NR1509

    The 5.2-channel Marantz NR1509 model is assembled in a low-profile slim body. The device supports Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoders for high-resolution multi-channel audio. High-current transistors are involved in 5 discrete amplifiers of the model, due to which a power of 85 W/channel at 6 Ohms or 50 W/8 Ohms is...
    Read More
  • Denon AVR-X3400H review Pioneer VSX-LX303 review

    Denon AVR-X3400H vs Pioneer VSX-LX303

    Pioneer VSX-LX303 delivers multi-dimensional home theater sound. Designed for optimal movie playback using Dolby Atmos and DTS: X technology with channel configurations 7.2.2 and 5.2.4. The output power of receivers varies widely, at the same impedance (6 Ohm) - 170 W per channel in VSX-LX303 versus 105 W per chann...
    Read More
  • Marantz SR6011 review Marantz SR6012 review

    Marantz SR6011 vs SR6012

    The SR6012 is a powerful amplifier, with 11.2-channel signal processing by the processor - with preamplifier outputs, as well as advanced installation options, including compatibility with Crestron Connected. It can work with 5.1.4 or 7.1.2-channel speaker configurations for smoother and more dynamic bass, producing breathta...
    Read More
  • Yamaha R-S202BL review Sherwood RX-4508 review

    Yamaha R-S202BL vs Sherwood RX-4508

    The Yamaha R-202bl is only a classical stereo receiver with a simple AM/FM tuner. This stereo receiver produces 100 W/channel at 8 Ohm. There is no Ethernet port and Wi-Fi adapter. The R-S202 is featured with Bluetooth for audio streaming. However, it cannot be controlled via mobile devices, such as this feature is imp...
    Read More
  • Onkyo TX-NR676 review Sony STR-DH790 review

    Onkyo TX-NR676 vs Sony STR-DH790

    The Sony STR-DH790 has a power specification of 145W/channel, which is a good indicator, for comparison we take the characteristics of the opponent where the amplifier produces 100 W/channel. Channels of an amplifier are organized with sufficient flexibility to allow to bi-amp the front stereo pair of speakers for Dolby Atmo...
    Read More
  • Onkyo TX-NR686 review Marantz SR5013 review

    Onkyo TX-NR686 vs Marantz SR5013

    The SR5013 is designed in a 7.2-channel configuration with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support. The amplifier produces up to 100 W/channel and this is a significantly lower figure versus the Onkyo TX-NR686, which has a power of 160 W/channel. The receiver features a streaming capability from a lot of popular audio streaming servic...
    Read More