Conclusion: The Denon AVR-4306 is jaw-dropping. This is the type of receiver you can put into your system and keep for a long, long time. With the introduction of USB and Internet radio support it is like getting a streaming media device for free - allowing for an almost endless source of free music for parties and casual listening. On the high-end, its underrated power capabilities and noise-free performance is sure to satisfy even the most discriminating audiophile.
Pros: Upconversion to HDMI and component video, Scaling to 720p or 1080i from 480/576i/p sources, Redesigned remote control with more tactile buttons, XM radio support, iPod and USB connectivity, Internet radio and network support, Excellent detail and fidelity
Cons: No IEEE 1394/Firewire interface, No subwoofer parametric EQ in Audyssey MultEQxt, EL remote lacks many essential controls, Inaccurate Audyssey equalization results
Cons: - Mycket trångt kring högtalar-anslutningarna (banankontakter underlättar kopiöst mycket!), - *Snygg men svårlärd och knepig fjärr!, - OSD:n ser gammal och trist ut, - Denon AK-P100 kabel behövs till iPod