Summary: This receiver is the best, the performance is out standing. I purchased it to replace my out dated pioneer elite 47tx which played very clean and powerful. This unit out performed the pioneer not by a large amount but it a noticeable difference in sound fidelity. True Hi Fi or high end sound.
Onkyo top line AV receiver, with known problem, fixed by Onkyo
David Rafsky, Amazon
7 October 2011
Summary: This is the top rated AV Receiver from Onkyo, as reviewed by several specialty magazines. The unit was shipped as an open box unit from Amazon. Box and packing material were pretty beat up, but still OK.
Summary: Purchased this system after having the 805 for four years. Thought it would be a great unit for a dedicated theater. After initial installation system sounded terrific, set up was easy,, have the following on the system, Toshiba H-35 HD-DVD player, Pioneer 504 Laser Disc player, Sony 960 carousel...
Summary: receiver performance is great adds vastly more amounts of depth even to stereo sound plenty of power to spare have jbl studio l speakers hooked up towers sound great all in all a great product but i do have 1 issue while on pc mode if you use a pc based display as in 1360x768 the audio signal will...
Onkyo 5008 AVR; update- in for SECOND WARRANTY REPAIR
Jorge "JT", Amazon
4 March 2011
Summary: Just installed my new TXNR5008 Onkyo AVR ([...]) in the home theater rack. $2600 retail and on sale for $1800.Prime next day shipping $3.99. Although the unit is heavy at 55 lbs. it is feature packed as the Home Theater Magazines and Audio Mags will tell you with a 5 star rating.
Summary: The new flagship unit is more refined and user friendly with many of the rough edges ironed out. The osd is a big improvement you can make adjustments on the fly with (on screen display) for audio and video.