A solid effort from Pioneer, but the excellent competition rob it of a fifth star
An impressively specified receiver, but its sound performance leaves us wanting
An endlessly entertaining receiver that’s full of character
A seriously good amp that balances muscle and subtlety with stacks of features at a great price. Sony raises the bar once again
A strong contender, but its weaknesses are highlighted by its rivals.
An enjoyable amplifier that delivers big-time on power and muscle
A decent amplifier for the price, but needs more subtlety, power and dynamics to truly compete with class leaders
Price cut puts this Pioneer back in the race