Excerpt: Aside from being one of the most respected manufacturers of reference-grade hifi components, Marantz is also a big player in the home theater market. They make products at fair price points, for just about every application, with cutting edge features. I reviewed their flagship AV separates, the mighty AV7005 and MM7055 preamp processor/multi channel and power amplifier combination that brought heaps of power, superb sound, networking, flexibility, and impressive looks...
Excerpt: Getting enough oomph from your home cinema system normally requires you to store a super-size brick of a receiver underneath your television. Marantz likes to think otherwise, with its slimline set of NR receivers.
Pros: Great design, good sound, lots of connectivity
Cons: Android app, can get a bit tight round the back
Summary: Den Erfolg der flachen und absolut wohnraumtauglichen AV-Receiver-Serie will Marantz mit dem NR1603 fortsetzen. Womit der Receiver dazu aufwartet und wie er klingt, werden wir Ihnen im nachfolgenden Test beschreiben.