Receivers & Amplifiers: Categories
  • Home Theater Receivers

    A home theater receiver powers five or more speakers for enveloping surround sound and provides connections for your A/V gear. Some connect to the Internet for endless listening options.

  • Stereo Receivers

    Putting together an audio system just for music? Stereo receivers leave off multi-channel surround sound and complicated video processing, but deliver good, clean, stereo power.

  • Integrated Amplifiers

    An integrated amplifier is essentially a receiver without a built-in AM/FM tuner. You get power to drive your speakers, audio controls, and inputs for music source components.

  • Power Amplifiers

    Power amps have a simple job — to deliver clean power to your speakers. Our selection includes 2-channel amps for stereo and multi-room amps that power several pairs of speakers.

  • Stereo Preamplifiers

    Use a stereo preamplifier with a separate amp for high-performance sound. The preamp handles source switching and signal processing, and allows you to make tonal adjustments.

  • Surround Sound Preamp/Processors

    These preamps are specifically designed for audiophile-quality surround sound. Use a "pre/pro" with one or more amplifiers for killer home theater performance.

  • Multi-room Receivers

    These receivers can play music in at least one extra listening room — great for enjoying tunes out on the deck, in the basement, or a bedroom.

  • Multi-room Amplifiers

    These amplifiers have special features to help you install speakers in multiple rooms of your home.

  • Crossovers

    A crossover directs the proper musical frequencies to a speaker or subwoofer.

  • Cables & Installation

    Complete your system with wiring, furniture, and more

  • Accessories

    Remotes, batteries, blank tapes, and more

  • Professional Installation

    Don't want to install your new gear yourself? Hire a pro.

  • Add-on Modules

    These modules work with specific integrated amplifiers to expand the unit's capabilities.

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