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Articles & Videos: Receivers & Amplifiers

From playing music to delivering surround sound thrills, today's audio video receivers offer more than ever. Learn how to find the one that's best for you.

What's the best place to set up your home theater receiver? This article offers helpful tips for deciding on the perfect spot.

HDMI cables buying guide
by Steve Kindig

HDMI connections deliver outstanding picture and sound quality. This article explains how HDMI works and how to choose the right cables for your gear.

A home stereo system built around an integrated amplifier is perfect for a serious music lover. Learn what to look for as you shop.

In this article, we'll explain the ins and outs of setting up your receiver, so you can get all the audio and video performance you paid for.

You want to get the most out of your gear. Noise and interference compromise signals from your source components, resulting in a sub par listening or viewing experienc

With a universal remote, you can consolidate all the remote controls for your home theater system and home automation into one device.

Receivers glossary
by Dave Bar

Learn about the features and technical specifications found on many of today's receivers.

This is a thorough, informative guide to help you run speaker, Ethernet, and audio/video cables through the walls in new construction and finished homes.