A staggeringly powerful and entertaining amp that’s unrivalled at this price
A strong contender, but its weaknesses are highlighted by its rivals.
The AVR-X2000 brings Denon back to the AV receiver top table in this ultra-competitive price category
A great amp with some notable musical skills, but it loses a star compared with its better-performing, better-specified rivals
Pioneer strikes gold again. The SC-LX87 is a stunning AV amp with extraordinary in performance and features. You must listen to this.
This Harman Kardon amp is eager to please with its beefy sound, but rivals do it better
Best home cinema amplifier up to £350, Awards 2013. Energetic and punchy surround sound performance that will thrill and engage
Best home cinema amplifier £700-£1500, Awards 2013. Stunning levels of subtlety make this a truly impressive AV receiver. We can’t get enough of it
An enjoyable, easy-going sound, pipped only in terms of absolute excitement
Best home cinema amplifier £700-£1500, Awards 2012. Excitement, top tech and amazing sound