Different Guide is reader-supported. We may earn commissions on qualifying purchases.

Top 10 Best Receivers
for July 2022

Recommendations are independently chosen by Different.Guide editors. Purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission.

1
9.9
SCORE
Yamaha TSR-700 7.1 Channel AV Receiver with 8K HDMI and MusicCast

Yamaha TSR-700 7.1 Channel AV Receiver with 8K HDMI and MusicCast

by YAMAHA
What We like

Enhanced media and gaming features ensure an added level of smooth and seamless motion and transitions for gaming, movies and video.

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • 7.1-channel 100 Watt surround sound with Zone 2
  • This unique Yamaha proprietary sound field creation technology was created by combining measured sound field data with digital signal processing
  • DTS:X immersive audio formatting places sound where it would naturally occur in space, creating life-like, multi-dimensional audio. The included spatial remapping engine of DTS Neural:X offers improved immersion and heightened realism in all your favorite movies
  • Feel every dimension in Dolby Atmos. Enjoy a 5.1 surround speaker system and two additional overhead speakers or two Dolby Atmos elevation speakers, delivering dramatic overhead effects for truly enveloping audio.
2
9.6
SCORE
Denon AVR-S760H 7.2-Channel Home Theater AV Receiver 8K Video Ultra HD 4K/120 - (New 2021)

Denon AVR-S760H 7.2-Channel Home Theater AV Receiver 8K Video Ultra HD 4K/120

(New 2021)

by Denon
What We like

8K UDH, HDCP 2.3, HDR10+, HDR, Dolby Vision, 4k/120 & VRR, eArc

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • 3 dedicated HDMI 2.1 inputs with 8k up scaling on all inputs
  • UNPRECEDENTED REALISM AND NEW FEATURES eARC and heightened sound effects with Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology. Be it the sound of a helicopter or torrential rains, itll sound so real, you'll think it's happening right above you
  • Support for most voice assistants (Google, Alexa and Siri)
  • 6 HDMI inputs / 1 HDMI 2.1 output / Phono input
  • 7.2 channel, 75w (2 channel driven)
3
9.4
SCORE
Onkyo TX-NR6050 7.2-Channel Network Home Theater Smart AV Receiver 8K/60, 4K/120Hz (New 2021) + Wacky Jacky Cleaning Cloth

Onkyo TX-NR6050 7.2-Channel Network Home Theater Smart AV Receiver 8K/60

4K/120Hz (New 2021) + Wacky Jacky Cleaning Cloth

by ONKYO
What We like

Wacky Jacky Microfiber Cleaning Cloth Included

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • Smart AV Receiver with Spotify, Amazon Music, Pandora, Tidal, Deezer, TuneIn and Multi-Room Audio Technologies
  • 4K Ultra HD, HDR10, HLG and Dolby Vision
  • 6 HDMI Inputs and 2 Outputs (Main with ARC, SUB)
  • 7.2 Channel Dolby Atmos, DTS:X (5.2.2 Channel) with Zone 2
  • Dynamic Audio Amplification with High-Current Low-Noise Power Transformer
4
9.3
SCORE
Denon AVR-S760H 7.2-Channel Home Theater AV Receiver 8K Video Ultra HD 4K/120 - (2021 Model) + Wacky Jacky Cleaning Cloth

Denon AVR-S760H 7.2-Channel Home Theater AV Receiver 8K Video Ultra HD 4K/120

(2021 Model) + Wacky Jacky Cleaning Cloth

by Denon
What We like

Includes Wacky Jacky Microfiber Cleaning Cloth

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • UNPRECEDENTED REALISM AND NEW FEATURES eARC and heightened sound effects with Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology. Be it the sound of a helicopter or torrential rains, itll sound so real, you'll think it's happening right above you
  • 7.2 channel, 75w (2 channel driven), 6 HDMI inputs / 1 HDMI 2.1 output / Phono input
  • 3 dedicated HDMI 2.1 inputs with 8k up scaling on all inputs
  • Support for most voice assistants (Google, Alexa and Siri)
  • 8K UDH, HDCP 2.3, HDR10+, HDR, Dolby Vision, 4k/120 & VRR, eArc
5
8.7
SCORE
Pyle 7.1-Channel Hi-Fi Bluetooth Stereo Amplifier - 2000 Watt AV Home Theater Speaker Subwoofer Surround Sound Receiver w/ Radio, USB, RCA, HDMI, MIC IN, Supports 4K UHD TV, 3D, Blu-Ray - PT796BT

Pyle 7.1-Channel Hi-Fi Bluetooth Stereo Amplifier

2000 Watt AV Home Theater Speaker Subwoofer Surround Sound Receiver w/ Radio, USB, RCA, HDMI, MIC IN, Supports 4K UHD TV, 3D, Blu-Ray, PT796BT

by Pyle
What We like

DIGITAL VFD DISPLAY: The home theater surround sound receiver system has built-in VFD display & AM/FM radio. Features front panel control center & integrated over current, short circuit & over-voltage protection. Includes remote control & power cable

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • BLUETOOTH-COMPATIBLE: The professional integrated high powered stereo receiver is equipped w/ bluetooth wireless music streaming. Works with todays latest devices including smart phones, iPhone, iPad and computers with hassle-free receiver pairing
  • 7.1 CHANNEL: The Pyle 7.1 Channel Hi-Fi Home Theater Receiver is perfect for your home entertainment system. Gives you 2000 watts peak power to be used for speakers and subwoofers w/ 4-16 ohms impedance, lets you enjoy high quality amplified audio
  • 4K UHD TV SUPPORT: The AV digital amp box is equipped w/ 4K ultra HD TV, 3D and Blu-Ray video pass-through support w/ dedicated RCA subwoofer output. Connect & stream audio/video from external devices via USB, RCA, HDMI, optical/coaxial digital audio
  • EQ CONTROLS: The home amplifier with bluetooth has 2 mic inputs with independent input source selection. Equipped w/ next gen audio DSP sound processing technology and controls for echo, bass, treble, microphone and volume adjustments
6
8.6
SCORE
1000W Bluetooth Home Theater Receiver - 5.2 Channel Surround Sound Stereo Amplifier System with 4K Ultra HD, 3D Video & Blu-Ray Video Pass-Through Supports, HDMI/MP3/USB/AM/FM Radio - Pyle, Black

Pyle 1000W Bluetooth Home Theater Receiver

5.2 Channel Surround Sound Stereo Amplifier System with 4K Ultra HD, 3D Video & Blu-Ray Video Pass-Through Supports, HDMI/MP3/USB/AM/FM Radio, Pyle, Black

by Pyle
What We like

DIGITAL VFD Display: The home theater surround sound receiver system has a built-in VFD display w/ AM/FM radio. Features front panel control center & integrated over the current, short circuit and over-voltage protection; includes a remote control

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • BLUETOOTH CONNECTIVITY: The professional integrated high powered stereo receiver is equipped w/ Bluetooth wireless music streaming. Works with todays latest devices including Smartphones, iPhone, iPad and computers with hassle Free receiver pairing
  • 4K UHD TV SUPPORT: The AV digital amp box is equipped w/ 4K Ultra HD TV, 3D and Blu ray video pass-through support w/ dedicated RCA subwoofer output; Connect and stream audio/video from external devices via USB, RCA, HDMI, optical/digital audio
  • 1000W PEAK POWER: The Pyle 5. 2 channel hi-fi home theater receiver is perfect for your home entertainment system. Gives you 1000W peak power to be used for speakers and subwoofers w/ 4-16 ohms impedance, lets you enjoy high quality amplified audio
  • EQ CONTROLS: The home amplifier with Bluetooth has 2 mic inputs with independent input source selection. Equipped w/ next-gen audio DSP sound processing technology and controls for echo, bass, treble, microphone, and volume adjustments
7
8.2
SCORE
YAMAHA R-N303BL Stereo Receiver with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth & Phono

YAMAHA R-N303BL Stereo Receiver with Wi-Fi

Bluetooth & Phono

by YAMAHA
What We like

Wi-Fi, wireless direct,Bluetooth, airplay, and MusicCast multiform Audio. Network section - DLNA - Version 1.5

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • Phono input terminals for turn tables voice control using your Alexa device like echo or echo dot. FM 50dB Quieting Sensitivity (IHF, 1kHz, 100% Mod., Mono) - 3 V (20.8 dBf). FM Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Mono/Stereo) - 65dB / 64dB
  • Access to your music library, Pandora, Spotify, SiriusXM internet radio, Tidal and Deezer. Standby Power Consumption-0.1W (Network standby on / Wi-Fi connection, 1.8W)
  • Optical and coaxial Audio inputs for TV. Frequency Response-0 0.5dB / 0 3.0dB. FM Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Mono/Stereo)-65dB / 64dB
  • Works with Alexa for voice control (Alexa device sold separately)
  • Simple and sophisticated design with two channels of 100 W high-power output. Minimum RMS Output Power: 100W plus 100W (8ohms, 40Hz-20kHz, 0.2 percentage THD)
8
8.2
SCORE
Onkyo TX-8220 2 Home Audio Channel Stereo Receiver with Bluetooth,black

Onkyo TX-8220 2 Home Audio Channel Stereo Receiver with Bluetooth

black

by ONKYO
What We like

FEATURES. 45 W/Ch stereo power (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.08%, 2 channels Driven, FTC); 100 W/Ch (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 10% THD, 2 channels Driven) , AM - 530 kHz1,710 kilo Hertz

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • BLUETOOTH COMPATIBLE. Seamlessly connect your phone, tablet or PC and stream to the receiver with Bluetooth Wireless Technology. This smart receiver remembers your device and starts playback whenever it detects an incoming Bluetooth audio stream.
  • MULTIPLE CONNECTIONS. For music and film lovers that want to add great sound to any source, this receiver comes extensively equipped with a quality MM phono stage for your turntable, digital inputs to route audio from TV and four analog line inputs.
  • MULTI-ROOM AUDIO. The TX-8220 features two sets of speaker posts. The receiver drives either a single pair of speakers (416 Ohms) or two pairs of speakers (816 Ohms) to enjoy the same audio source in two rooms, or switch between two sets of speakers.
  • HI-CURRENT AMP SYSTEM. Onkyos high-current low-impedance Wide Range Amplification Technology (WRAT) design uses a massive EI transformer to drive your speakers accurately, even under heavy loads, so sound quality doesn't suffer.
9
8.2
SCORE
4-Channel Wireless Bluetooth Power Amplifier - 1000W Stereo Speaker Home Audio Receiver w/ FM Radio, USB, Headphone, 2 Microphone w/ Echo, Front Loading CD DVD Player, LED, Rack Mount - Pyle PD1000BA

Pyle 4-Channel Wireless Bluetooth Power Amplifier

1000W Stereo Speaker Home Audio Receiver w/ FM Radio, USB, Headphone, 2 Microphone w/ Echo, Front Loading CD DVD Player, LED, Rack Mount, Pyle PD1000BA

by Sound Around
What We like

DISPLAY METER: The compact and rack mount amplifier has a built in digital fluorescent display meter which displays all the functions and input used. A remote control is also included in the package for distant audio adjustments

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • BLUETOOTH COMPATIBLE: The professional integrated indoor house stereo receiver is equipped with bluetooth wireless music streaming. Works with todays latest devices including smartphones, tablets, laptops and computers w/ hassle free receiver pairing
  • EQ CONTROLS: The speaker sound amplifying device has crisp buttons for the audio sources and selectors, rotary knob for equalization and master volume adjustments. It also features blue LED illuminated buttons and knobs for high visibility
  • 7 INPUTS: The personal digital amp box supports headphones, USB, iPod or MP3, FM tuner, AUX, with front loading CD DVD player, 2 microphone inputs with an echo effect for karaoke, 1 RCA preamp output and 2 mono RCA dedicated for subwoofer
  • 1000 WATT POWER: The Pyle 4 Channel Pre Amplifier is perfect for your karaoke and home entertainment sound system. It gives you 1000W peak power to be used for multi speakers with 2 8 ohms impedance allowing you to enjoy high quality audio
10
7.1
SCORE
Denon AVR-S750H Receiver, 7.2 Channel (165W x 7) - 4K Ultra HD Home Theater (2019) | Music Streaming | New - eARC, 3D Dolby Surround Sound (Atmos, DTS/Virtual Height Elevation) | Alexa + HEOS

Denon AVR-S750H Receiver, 7.2 Channel (165W x 7) - 4K Ultra HD Home Theater (2019)

Music Streaming, New - eARC, 3D Dolby Surround Sound (Atmos, DTS/Virtual Height Elevation), Alexa + HEOS

by Denon
What We like

SMOOTH, SOOTHING, CLEAR SOUND EVERY SINGLE TIME During setup, the Audyssey Suite an EQ calibration system measures & dynamically optimizes all speakers in your home theater for all listening levels. No sudden blasts or muffled dialogues anymore

more infoarrow_drop_down

Product Features

  • EXTEND THE REACH OF YOUR MUSIC to any room in the house via Wi-Fi, Airplay or Bluetooth with HEOS MULTI-ROOM WIRELESS SPEAKERS. No Command Center or extra hardware required. Get Hi-Fi sound around your home with Pandora, Spotify, TuneIn, Deezer and more
  • AWARD-WINNING ON-SCREEN SETUP ASSISTANT walks you through clear simple instructions to connect your TV, specific EQ settings and helps you optimize your surround sound. Denon's legacy and Japanese precision technology makes it a must-have for your home
  • FULL VOICE CONTROL COMPATIBILITY WITH AMAZON ALEXA lets you sit back and enjoy music without having to reach out for the remote. Adjust the volume, change the track or switch the inputs absolutely hands-free
  • All HDMI ports (6 In, 1 out) follow the LATEST REVISION TO HIGH-BANDWIDTH DIGITAL CONTENT PROTECTION REQUIREMENTS (HDCP 2.3) and are backward compatible with the earlier versions. Don't fret if your devices have HDCP 2.2 - they'll work perfectly well
  • UNPRECEDENTED REALISM AND NEW FEATURES eARC and heightened sound effects with Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology. Be it the sound of a helicopter or torrential rains, itll sound so real, you'll think it's happening right above you

expand_less

I Agree
We use cookies to enhance and personalise your experience with us by collecting information about the pages you visit and actions taken on the site. More details