Home cinema amplifiers

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£ 550

Denon's mid-price AVR-2309 multichannel receiver is entering a cut-throat section of the market. Can it compete with established rivals?

£ 1200

The Pioneer SC-LX71 multichannel receiver may look identical to its bigger brother, the Award-winning SC-LX81, but it's £200 less

£ 750

There's stiff competition at this level of the AV receiver market, so can Harman Kardon's latest offering keep up with the pack?

£ 1400

There might be a few holes in the spec sheet, but this mighty Rotel certainly knows how to impress with DVD and Blu-ray soundtracks

£ 1960

Anyone lucky enough to have two grand to spill on a multichannel amplifier needs to hear this

£ 1500

The Yamaha RX-V3900 should be top of your list If you want a rich, full-bodied sound

£ 1000

At this price, the RX-V1900 can't put a foot wrong – it's a real jewel in the Yamaha range

£ 1400

Not the best in class, but a very solid receiver in many ways, and a great choice for movie action fans

£ 1050

Regular visitors to our Forums have been clamouring for a review of Denon's £800 AVR-2809 multichannel receiver, so read our verdict exclusively onlin

£ 500

Sony's STR-DA2400ES AV receiver was delayed while it was fixed to work with Sky+ HD, but the finished article was well worth the wait