Pioneer goes back to basics with this entry-level AV amplifier
Best home cinema amp £1000+, Awards 2015. Pioneer has a reputation for producing top-notch AV receivers over £1000 and the SC-LX59 continues the trend...
If you're looking to make the leap from a budget Blu-ray player, the Pioneer BDP-LX58 should definitely be on your hitlist...
Best home cinema amplifier £700-£1500, Awards 2014. The best we’ve reviewed just got better. Another success story for Pioneer
It’s testament to the quality of its rivals that the Pioneer struggles to get our thumbs-up – even at this price
Pioneer strikes gold again. The SC-LX87 is a stunning AV amp with extraordinary in performance and features. You must listen to this.
Pioneer has prioritised sensibly with the BDP-160, cutting back on features to focus on the picture and sound, and on keeping the price down
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
Best home cinema amplifier £1500+, Awards 2012. A multichannel powerhouse, the SC-LX86 sets a new benchmark at this pricepoint
Best home cinema amplifier £700-£1500, Awards 2011. Fun to interact with and thrilling to listen to, this Pioneer is superb
Best-receiver £1500+, Awards 2010. A hugely competent multichannel receiver that has the spec and performance to match its price
With this incredibly accomplished amplifier/receiver, Pioneer has really raised its game, gaining the coveted full marks in the process
Best receiver £1000-£1500, Awards 2010. Pioneer's excellent VSX-LX53 home cinema amplifier is classy and great to use
The Pioneer SC-LX82 picks up a huge amount of detail, making it one of the most capable amplifiers on the market
The VSX-LX52 is a very capable machine, but it falls a touch short in the performance-per-pound stakes
With the BDP-320 Pioneer really has set a high standard, which bodes well for the other players in its range
Pioneer’s BDP-LX91 Blu-ray player is one of the best you can buy. An exceptional advert for the beauty of the Blu-ray format
The Pioneer SC-LX71 multichannel receiver may look identical to its bigger brother, the Award-winning SC-LX81, but it's £200 less
The Pioneer BDP-LX08 has unquestionable credentials, but the slimline design isn’t enough to justify the price premium over Pioneer’s cheaper Blu-ray
If you want a powerful but refined multichannel receiver to go with Pioneer's new BDP-LX71A Blu-ray player, the SC-LX81 is a superb choice
The Pioneer BDP- LX71 may lack the versatility of some rivals but picture and sound quality still excel
A solidly competitive, capable multichannel receiver that will decode all available forms of surround audio from your disc collection