1. Yamaha RX-A1040

    Yamaha RX-A1040

    A well-featured receiver full of power, but not quite the thrill we hoped for

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    Available from £799
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  2. Pioneer SC-LX58

    Pioneer SC-LX58

    Best home cinema amplifier £700-£1500, Awards 2014. The best we’ve reviewed just got better. Another success story for Pioneer

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    Available from £999
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  3. Onkyo TX-NR838

    Onkyo TX-NR838

    A most commendable amplifier, but not quite an all-rounder.

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    Available from £727.62
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  4. Denon AVR-X4000

    Denon AVR-X4000

    A decent amplifier for the price, but needs more subtlety, power and dynamics to truly compete with class leaders

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    Available from £999
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  5. Yamaha RX-A3030

    Yamaha RX-A3030

    Best home cinema amplifier £1500+, Awards 2013. If you want big and powerful dynamics, then this high-end AV receiver will fill up your home cinema

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    Available from £909.59
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