1. Harman-Kardon AVR-171

    Harman-Kardon AVR-171

    Subtler rivals might outclass it, but this lovely-looking receiver delivers a powerhouse performance with music and movies

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  2. Denon AVR-1912

    Denon AVR-1912

    AirPlay-enabled multichannel receiver delivers a weighty, detailed sound, but competition is tough, despite a £50 price cut

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  3. Arcam AVR-400

    Arcam AVR-400

    The AVR-400 is Arcam's entry-level home cinema amplifier, has a generous spec and a fast, musical sound

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  4. Pioneer SC-LX83

    Pioneer SC-LX83

    Best-receiver £1500+, Awards 2010. A hugely competent multichannel receiver that has the spec and performance to match its price

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  5. Yamaha RX-V1065

    Yamaha RX-V1065

    The RX-V1065 is a seriously good multichannel receiver, and a major return to form for Yamaha

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  7. Yamaha RX-V565

    Yamaha RX-V565

    The Yamaha RX-V565 is a competent HD receiver capable of intimacy and detail, and good music playback, but bass lacks punch

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  8. Yamaha DSP-AX863SE

    Yamaha DSP-AX863SE

    An excellent amp, and a very worthy step-up over the £500 pack

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  9. Yamaha DSP-AX763

    Yamaha DSP-AX763

    This fantastic amplifier is a genuine competitor for class-best honours

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  10. Sony STR-DG820

    Sony STR-DG820

    Brilliant all-rounder – this receiver will take some beating

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  11. Yamaha DSP-Z11

    Yamaha DSP-Z11

    Can a surround amplifier, even one as good as this, really be worth £5000? We certainly think so.

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