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Denon-avr-3808.26106268
5.5 out of 10

Denon AVR-3808

The Denon AVR-3808 is a home theater audio/visual receiver. It Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Denon AVR-3808

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Overall 4
4.0

Sound Stopped Working after a Few Years

Kevin F Hutto, Amazon
25 June 2012
  • Summary: I purchased a Denon AVR-3808CI with high expectations. The unit itself is about 4 years old and out of warranty. The unit had historically performed well as expected until this week. My son was playing Playstation through the unit and all of a sudden, the sound cut out in the middle of his game and has never returned. The Denon folks tried to troubleshoot the issue and finally said I needed to take the unit in for service.
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Overall 4
4.0

Great Sound. Beware build quality

Kurt, Amazon
20 July 2011
  • Summary: Short and sweet: Excellent sound. This with Rel and paradigm 300's makes records a joy. Networking is fantastic and the unit does not run too hot, especially compared to Onkyo. Did I mention I like the sound produced with this? Menu's are a pain and your wife will hate it. The remote's are useless. Buy a logitech harmony. Logitech Harmony 900 Rechargeable Remote with Color Touch Screen My unit's power supply failed after ~1.5 years.
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Overall 4
4.0

Reliabity & Durability Issues with the AVR3808

A. D. Wade "HOPE or FEAR? Whichever is stron..., Amazon
27 July 2010
  • Summary: After two years, my unit began losing sync with my Samsung TV. Was puzzled for awhile whether it was the Denon Receiver -or- my DirecTV Satellite receiver, but upon total failure of my Denon I discovered my DirecTV receiver is just fine. While Denon products are nice (i.e. lots of features), there is a steep learning curve and having had mine only 2 years before it rolled over dead (i.e.
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Overall 4
4.0

Consider Others First

Booked "booked2", Amazon
13 December 2009
  • Summary: I bought this receiver after owning several higher end units. I've spent a lot more and they just didn't last long enough to justify the high price. As soon as the warranty ran out, they crashed hard. I loved the sound, but I was willing to make sacrifices to not have to pay very much. I'm a little shocked to see all the very high reviews, so I decided to post to give the full story on this unit. Please try to listen and use this unit prior to buying.
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