AV amplifier reviews

AV amplifier Harman/Kardon AVI 150

The appearance of this "gentleman" of America can be described in one word - elegance. If you need a more extensive description, here it is, please: the elegance, impeccable style and high quality performance. We begin with the appearance: large "black box" with a massive motorized volume control knob,...
AV amplifier NAD AV 316

Model AV-316 from NAD's strict and laconic. Made in accordance with the traditions of the company NAD - the highest quality at a given price, it has a minimal set of functions and settings. In appearance, this AV-amplifier - a typical representative of the equipment NAD: the same strict rectangular housing...
AV amplifier Onkyo A-SV420

The external appearance of the Model A-SV420 immediately evokes nostalgic memories of audio equipment 70-80 years. Unlike most modern devices with rounded corners and convex front panels, Onkyo is designed explicitly "cubist" style, and consists of nothing but right angles and planes: a completely flat...
AV amplifier Pioneer VSA-805S

Solid and respectable gives VSA-805S wide hinged lid-filter at the bottom of the front panel that hides the display of the amplifier and the rotary control knob select a surround mode Jog Dial. But the number of buttons on the remote control more than compensates for their modest set on the amplifier....
AV amplifier Sony TA-VE700

By AV-amplifier can be easily connected to virtually all available in your home audio and video equipment. Judge: 4 audio and 4 video inputs, including a standard S-VHS. Of course, there is the video input on the front panel and also S-VHS. So that the plug - and conquer! By the number of computer...
AV amplifier Yamaha DSP-A1000

Back in 1986, Yamaha introduced what was probably the very first home digital sound-field processor, the DSP-1. Yamaha's engineers had measured the acoustical characteristics of a wide variety of concert halls and other establishments where music was performed. Then, using digital signal processing and...
AV amplifier Yamaha DSP-A2070

A veritable tour de force of digital signal processing, Yamaha's new top integrated amplifier, the DSP-A2070, shows what can be done when a company takes a good hard look at the connection, switching, and signal-processing demands of an elaborate home theater setup. The A2070 has, for example, connections...
AV amplifier Yamaha DSP-A3090

Hard on the heels of Yamaha's first venture into Dolby Digital (AC-3), the RX-V2090 A/V receiver and DDP-1 AC-3 decoder, comes its second-generation AC-3 componentry: the DSP-A3090 integrated amplifier with built-in Dolby Digital decoder. I'm pleased to report that the new unit has solved the bass-management...
AV amplifier Yamaha DSP-A590

Although the model DSP-A590 a Yamaha is the "youngest" in the family firm AV-amplifiers, it has a very solid and immediately commands respect appearance. Inside this powerful "gray box" is DSP-sound processor company Yamaha, an acronym which stands for Digital Soundfield Processing (instead of Digital...
AV amplifier Yamaha DSP-AX2

DSP is a great power in multi-channel sound of home cinema: it is able to form a frequency response of any shape, add strictly dosed reverberation or time delay, mix existing channels, synthesize new ones in any proportions and so on. Yamaha itself writes algorithms for Digital Sound Processing, produces...