Summary: The feature pack is excellent. The remote programmes to control all my equipment including DVD, BD, TV & Cable Box. Sound is very warm and fits perfectly with my satellite speaker package. Airplay is fantastic and the network links easily with my media server.
Summary: Please allow me to give you my impressions of the Marantz SR5006. I've read some very negative comments by others. I agree with some but not all of them. First of all if you have never set up a home theater receiver before be aware that there is a learning curve.
Summary: I spent sometimes to read reviews of this receiver in both Amazon and Bestbuy website and listen to different speakers paring with it in Bestbuy showroom. The sound quality is amazing. Well paring with B&W speaker. Setup is easy. Some reviews complain about GUI but in my opinion, it is OK.
Summary: I've had this receiver hooked up to my paradigm monitor 7s for a month now, and I have to say I'm thoroughly impressed. This was an upgrade from an Onkyo TX-sr504. And the Marantz truly puts the sr504 to shame.
Summary: I look at most of the reviews here and it seems that few talk about the most important feature in this AUDIO video receiver. This Marantz is what really saved me from more grief as I am an audiophile.
Summary: This is my first receiver that I have ever owned, but by far not the first I have ever used or had experience with. I know some people complain about the porthole design, but it is what it is. It is there for a minimalist design and marantz designed the receiver to function mainly through the GUI.
Summary: I purchased the Marantz to replace an old Sony ES receiver. I purchased this receiver to drive My new Martin Logan Source electostats . I also us three Martin Logan Encore tf for my center and surround speakers. All these Martin Logans are 4OHM speakers.
Summary: This receiver is great. Excellent build quality and sounds great. I don't know why some of the the other reviews are complaining about the on screen menus or the unit getting hot. I haven't had these, or any other problems at all.
Summary: This is the nicest receiver I have ever owned. I'll lead with the compliments then add some warnings at the bottom. The sound from this receiver is great and Marantz gave it elegant design, with only two knobs, one row of buttons, and a small "porthole" LCD on the front.