These days, the popularity of vinyl has grown so much that almost every music lover wants to have a turntable in their home. This requires choosing a good amplifier that will output analog sound to your speakers properly and qualitatively.
Dolby Atmos technology burst into the world of movie theaters quite a long time ago but still holds a strong leading position. So it’s no surprise that home theaters have also become “victims” of this most popular surround sound format.
Choosing system components is always complicated, as the market offers various models of different ranks and functionalities. Choosing an affordable AV receiver for home theater is even more difficult, as you must balance your finances and quality.
Many of you home theater users don’t want to spend your last savings on it, and that’s why I often hear, “Is it possible to build a decent system for a modest amount of money?”. Answering this question, I prepared an article about the most budget segment, in which I will help you choose the best AV receiver under $500.
If you have started reading this review, it means that you have already decided on the brand and just want to find your best Yamaha receiver. In this case, it is not necessary to tell about the unique sound of Yamaha, fans of which recognize it from the first “notes”, whether it is surround sound in movies or stereo.
On the way to choosing a multichannel receiver for your home theater, you may encounter difficulties of various kinds. How many channels do I need, and what can my choice depend on?
Onkyo receivers have gained their position as one of the most popular for one simple reason – they have occupied the niche of the middle segment, combining affordability and wide functionality.
Well, I won’t be a pioneer by calling an audio video receiver the center of any home theater. It is quite logical: you connect video or audio sources (Blu-ray, CD player, or game console) to it so that after processing in it, you can get the result on the receiver (projector, TV, but most importantly – speakers).
In the world of home theater, receivers take a leading position, and Denon is one of the recognized favorites of the modern market, which offers quite a wide model range. For this reason, I decided to make Denon receiver reviews, selecting the most efficient options in different price segments and explaining their functionality.
What could be difficult about putting together a great home audio system? After all, there is a variety of models on the market today. But if you are lost in this flow of such uncomplicated but different devices, my review will help you not get lost and choose the best 2-channel receiver in a mid and budget range.
When you talk about 11 channels of surround sound, everyone understands that they mean high-end home theater receivers. So, if you have already reached a level and set aside enough money to buy an audiophile sound system, you will find it useful to read my five high-end devices and choose the best 11.2 receiver for yourself.
Apparently, you are already a happy home theater owner looking for options to upgrade your system. In that case, reviewing the best 5-channel receivers is a great way to understand what a 5.1 amplifier system can offer you.
The 7.1 configuration is by far the most popular and in demand for people who want a home theater system with good features and at a reasonable price. In particular, such popularity of 7.1 systems is due to Dolby Atmos technology, which implies suspended speakers.
Choosing the AV receiver for creating quality Atmos system can encounter difficulties of various kinds. It’s because of the wide variety of models and the wide price range available on the market. Therefore, I offer you my selection of carefully chosen models, among which you will surely find your best 9.2 receiver.
I’ve been impressed with the Marantz brand for quite a long time, so I try not to miss their most interesting models. My AVR SR7015 review is dedicated to one of them. I believe it is one of the superior receivers Marantz has released recently.
In this Denon AVR-S570BT review, I want to talk about the features and functions of this device. This model is quite good for its price and will be an excellent option for those looking for a device to create a surround sound system and not pretend to be excessive bells and whistles. Let’s take a closer look at the Denon AVR-S570BT.
I have long wanted to test this receiver, so meet my Sony STR-AN1000 review. It is a relatively new model from a well-known brand that will delight you not only with good sound but also with a fairly wide range of different functions.
My Yamaha RX-A2A receiver review is dedicated to the youngest device in the Aventage series. This is quite an interesting mid-range model, which has something to please a wide range of consumers. Let’s not waste time and move on to the most interesting things.
Yes, a blown receiver channel can affect the overall sound quality. In fact, this problem can occur for a variety of reasons, including power surges, excessive heat, faulty components, improper speaker impedance matching, or even your errors such as accidental miswiring.
Connecting speakers to an AV receiver or amplifier doesn’t seem troublesome at first. But once you need to wire different speakers to these devices, and it appears that you need to deal with wire connections, everything looks far more complex.