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Articles & Videos: Stereo Receivers

It doesn't take deep pockets or "golden ears" to obtain and appreciate good sound. Learn about the terms used to describe sound, so you can find the right audio gear.

Home theater receivers buying guide
by Crutchfield Writing Team

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.

Receivers glossary
by Dave Bar

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

Steve Silberman from AudioQuest visited Crutchfield to share some techniques for hooking our computers up to our stereos and getting better sound.

DAC buying guide
by Joshua Crane

Learn how to find the best outboard digital-to-analog converter for your home or portable audio applications.

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

Home A/V Connections Photo Gallery
by Crutchfield Writing Team

In Crutchfield's Home A/V Connections Photo Gallery, you'll find pictures of the plugs, ports, and jacks commonly used for hooking up home audio/video gear - DVD

Home A/V connections glossary
by Crutchfield Writing Team

There are many types of connections you may encounter when setting up your new A/V system. Find out what it all means!