Home cinema amplifiers

Reviews

£ 2000

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

£ 450

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

£ 450

The VSX-923 might need a more oomph and detail, but its composure is admirable at this price

£ 500

The dynamic, full-bodied sound needs a couple of tweaks to make the RX-V675 reach its potential – but it’s worth it

£ 500

Product of the Year, Awards 2013. Depth of detail, exciting and ample connectivity – this is a superstar in the making

£ 500

The AVR-X2000 brings Denon back to the AV receiver top table in this ultra-competitive price category

£ 500

Good but not great – and that’s not quite enough at this hugely competitive price for AV receivers

£ 1000

Delivering excitement, detail and precision, the Yamaha RX-A1020 is a brilliantly capable all-rounder

£ 1970

An enjoyable, easy-going sound, pipped only in terms of absolute excitement

£ 2000

A solid performance but lacks the subtlety to cut it as a complete all-rounder