Articles & Videos: Home Theater Receivers

Apple Airplay® is a feature of Apple’s iTunes® program (version 10 or later). It’s a way to wirelessly stream content from an Apple portable (iPhone®, iPod...

Spotify® Connect
by Jeff Miller

Learn about the benefits of Spotify Connect, a wireless way to play Spotify through select A/V receivers and powered speakers.

When rear speakers are out of the picture, is simulated surround sound a valid solution? We put Yamaha's Virtual CINEMA FRONT surround processing to the test.

If you've purchased a seven-channel home theater receiver in the last couple of years, you might be surprised to learn that you possibly have lots of amplifier power just going to waste....

DTS:X vs. Dolby Atmos
by Dave Bar

Dolby Atmos and DTS:X are two exciting new surround sound formats that add overhead sound effects to home theater systems. How do they compare?

Onkyo packs a ton of features into their TX-NR737 and TX-NR838 home theater receivers. With WiFi, Bluetooth, 4K upscaling, high-res music playback, and multi-zone functionality, these are receivers you can build a system around. And on top of all that, with compatible speakers you can set up Dolby Atmos surround sound, which adds sound overhead for the most immersive home theater sound ever.