With AV receivers you also get economy of scale. They sell in far greater numbers and the companies have far more resources than your 'average' Hifi manufacturer.Andrewjvt said:I used to think that and for the most part still dodavidf said:An AV receiver is a cheaper way of doing it, but you get what you pay for, and with all the superfluousness, you pay for what you getdrummerman said:Get a Sony STR DB 930. Does the same for a meal for two!!
Ps. I stop recommending the thing now as it has zero Street cred
But recently, ive heard great results with simple av reciever and modest speakers