Popular receiver comparisons 2020

  • Yamaha RX-A880 review Denon AVR-X3600H review

    Yamaha RX-A880 vs Denon AVR-X3600H

    These models are quite similar. Their stereo power is almost identical: 105/8 and 100/8 W/Ohm respectively. The channel quantity is 9.2 vs 7.2. The Denon AVR-X3600H AV receiver with nine discrete amplifiers on board is capable of decoding DTS:X and Dolby Atmos object-oriented 3D sound formats in the maximum possible 7.2....
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  • Onkyo TX-NR575 review Pioneer VSX-933 review

    Onkyo TX-NR575 vs Pioneer VSX-933

    Both devices have 7.2 channel configuration. However, Pioneer has a bit more stereo power: 165/6 vs 135/6 W/Ohm. The receiver’s network functionality is implemented in its entirety: it can work as a DAR (digital audio renderer), that is, a passive playback device that receives streams from a mobile application or aud...
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  • Sony STR-DN1080 review Denon AVR-X1600H review

    Sony STR-DN1080 vs Denon AVR-X1600H

    Compared models have identical figures concerning amplifier abilities. Both have 7.2 channels and 120W at 6 Ohms. Denon AVR-X1600H is equipped with six HDMI inputs and an output with support for the latest HDCP2.3 standard. The device can not only carry out video switching with the parameters 4K / 60 Hz, Dolby Vision, ...
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  • Marantz SR5011 review Onkyo TX-RZ830 review

    Marantz SR5011 vs Onkyo TX-RZ830

    Here we have 9.2 and 7.2 channels relatively. The stereo power is 180W at 6 Ohms for Onkyo and 100W at 8 Ohms for Marantz. The model received an aluminum front panel with a cover under which there are control buttons, an HDMI input, a headphone jack and a microphone input. At the rear of the Onkyo TX-RZ830 are 6 HDMI inputs ...
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  • Onkyo TX-RZ820 review Marantz SR5012 review

    Onkyo TX-RZ820 vs Marantz SR5012

    Considering amplifier abilities of these two I can say that they both have 7.2-channel configuration. The stereo power is 160/8 for Onkyo, his foe has 100/8 W/Ohm. Having a 32-bit signal processor allows Onkyo TX-RZ820 to decode Dolby Atmos formats in 5.2.2-channel configuration and DTS:X. DTS Neural:X and Dolby Surround cod...
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  • Pioneer SX-10AE review Onkyo TX-8140 review

    Pioneer SX-10AE vs Onkyo TX-8140

    Despite the fact that both models has 2.0 channel configuration we can’t say that they are similar. The power output of Onkyo almost two times higher than Pioneer’s: 80/8 vs 45/8 W/Ohm. Onkyo TX-8140 is universal in terms of reproducible audio formats. It supports standard low-resolution MP3 audio files and Spoti...
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  • Marantz SR7011 review Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 review

    Marantz SR7011 vs Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080

    Both devices has 9.2 channels, but here their similarities come to an end. The Marantz has 125W at 8 Ohms, while Yamaha boasts 140/8. Marantz SR7011 supports such current 3D audio formats as Dolby Atmos and DTS:X in 5.1.4-channel configuration, and after a paid software update, another Auro-3D three-dimen...
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  • Onkyo TX-NR696 review Onkyo TX-RZ740 review

    Onkyo TX-NR696 vs TX-RZ740

    The compared models have obvious differences. Looking at figures RZ740 has 9.2 channels and 225W at 6 Ohms of power. At the same time his rival owns 7.2 channels and 165/6 power output. The Onkyo TX-RZ740 AV receiver is optimized for operation as part of installed AV systems. This unit has passed the THX certification, whi...
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  • Yamaha RX-V685BL review Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1080 review

    Yamaha RX-V685BL vs AVENTAGE RX-A1080

    The 7.2-channel model of the AVENTAGE series has the power of 110W (8 Ohms). Its 7.2-channel opponent boasts 90/8 W/Ohm. The RX-A1080 AV receiver is equipped with ESS Saber ES9007S Premier high-performance DACs and supports almost all advanced audio and video processing technologies. Dolby Atmos and D...
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  • Pioneer VSX-LX303 review Pioneer VSX-933 review

    Pioneer VSX-LX303 vs VSX-933

    Despite the quite obvious similarity in appearance these models have many differences. The LX303 boasts 9.2 channels, his opponent has 7.2. The power per channel is 100W vs 80W at 8 Ohms. This device supports DTS:X and Dolby Atmos. The model can work with audio systems in configurations 5.2.4 and 7.2.2. In addition, ...
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  • Marantz SR7013 review Denon AVR-X6500H review

    Marantz SR7013 vs Denon AVR-X6500H

    Comparing these two units it is impossible not to mention that Denon has 11.2 channels vs Marantz’s 9.2. The power output is 140/8 vs 125/8 W/Ohm respectively. The model can work as part of the HEOS wireless multi-room system and has every chance of becoming the center of such a system. Using the HEOS application...
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  • Onkyo TX-RZ730 review Yamaha RX-A880 review

    Onkyo TX-RZ730 vs Yamaha RX-A880

    The RX-A880 has 7.2 channels vs 9.2 from his opponent. The power output also differs. Here we have 100/8 and 175/6 W/Ohm. The Yamaha RX-A880 supports Dolby Atmos and DTS:X for object sound support. Built-in Bluetooth and AirPlay support allow the receiver to wirelessly stream music from compatible sources such as smartphones...
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  • Marantz NR1504 review Marantz NR1509 review

    Marantz NR1504 vs NR1509

    The differences between these units are minimal. The output power is identical - 50W at 8 Ohms. The channel quantity is 5.2 for 1509 and 5.1 for 1504. For wireless switching, the Marantz NR1509 uses Wi-Fi (two bands), Bluetooth and AirPlay (AirPlay 2 protocol with multi-room audio support for Apple devices will be available ...
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  • Onkyo TX-SR373 review Onkyo TX-SR383 review

    Onkyo TX-SR373 vs TX-SR383

    Two models from Onkyo deliver the same figures in power output. Both have 135/6 W/Ohm. The 373 unit has 5.1 channels, 383 owns 7.2. Nevertheless, it has the most necessary. Four HDMI inputs and one output with support for audio return channel will allow you to connect several of the most modern compatible sources to a TV or ...
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  • Onkyo TX-NR646 review Denon AVR-S740H review

    Onkyo TX-NR646 vs Denon AVR-S740H

    These devices have 7.2 channels but different output power. Denon delivers 110W vs Onkyo’s 160W at 6 Ohms. Denon AVR-S740H has excellent sound, which is especially appreciated by music lovers. The receiver has Dolby Atmos and DTS: X decoders, a large number of HDMI ports with support for 4K HDR. To build a multi-room...
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  • Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 review Denon AVR-X3600H review

    Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A2080 vs Denon AVR-X3600H

    Here we have two devices with 9.2 channels. The output power of Denon is 105/8 while Yamaha has 140W at 8 Ohms. The device received eight HDMI inputs (one on the front panel) supporting 4K Ultra HD / 60 Hz, HDCP protocol version 2.3 and HDR video standards HDR10 / Dolby Vision / HLG. Of the three HDMI...
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  • Marantz NR1710 review Marantz NR1200 review

    Marantz NR1710 vs NR1200

    At first glance NR1200 upsets us with only two channels compared to 7.2 from 1710. But gong further it comes out that it has 100W vs 70W at 6 Ohms. At the same time, the capabilities of the Marantz NR1200 go far beyond what we are used to seeing with Hi-Fi devices. Marantz NR1200 is built according to the classical scheme of...
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  • Onkyo TX-NR646 review Denon AVR-X1400H review

    Onkyo TX-NR646 vs Denon AVR-X1400H

    The gadgets are quite similar. They both have 7.2 channels, but the output power is bigger in Onkyo: 160W against 120W at 6-ohm load. Onkyo TX-NR646 impresses with its widest functionality, as it has as many as eight HDMI inputs with support for HDCP 2.2, for 4K video, and two HDMI outputs, thanks to which you can watch ...
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  • Pioneer VSX-933 review Onkyo TX-NR585 review

    Pioneer VSX-933 vs Onkyo TX-NR585

    Onkyo TX-NR585 develops 80 W/channel at 8 Ohms, which is the same compared to the competitor, which also has 7.2 channels. All six HDMI inputs support HDCP 2.2, 4K and 60 frames video, BT.2020 color space with 4: 4: 4 color gamut, and HDR10, HLG and Dolby Vision HDR formats. AccuEQ and AccuReflex systems are responsible fo...
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  • Onkyo TX-RZ810 review Onkyo TX-RZ830 review

    Onkyo TX-RZ810 vs TX-RZ830

    Each of these Onkyo models has equal output power of 180/6 W/Ohm. However, the channel quantity is different: 9.2 vs 7.2. The Onkyo TX-RZ830 mid-range 9.2-channel AV receiver supports THX Certified Select certification, which indicates reference sound quality. The power supply unit is equipped with a powerful high-current tr...
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