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Onkyo TX-NR717
7.8 out of 10

Onkyo TX-NR717

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Reviews and Problems with Onkyo TX-NR717

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Overall 2
2.0

Onkyo Going Bad At Two Years!

Shaggybeard "Shaggybeard", Amazon
21 February 2015
  • Summary: I havn't had this receiver for 2 years and this thing is already going out on me. When I turn the unit on, without any prompting, it will switch to USB. Then HDMI 2 appears on the screen. I have to hit the channel button to make the screen go away.
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Overall 10
10

Used Onkyo recivers for 18 years, and this was a great upgrade.

Amazon Customer, Amazon
7 February 2015
  • Summary: I had an older (20 years older) reciver, but needed something with great A/V and 7.1. This reciver has been great, the sound and multi zone mode works great. The only thing I didn't like was the didgital input from zone1, HDMI TV, can't be directed to zone2/3.
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Overall 2
2.0

So After upgarding from mu Onkyo 702 av system to ...

G. westcott "Gazza West", Amazon
10 January 2015
  • Summary: So After upgarding from mu Onkyo 702 av system to allow for more HDMI inputs. The Newer 717 failed completely after less the 9 months of use.It is only used for a few movies a month. Onkyo offer a trade for next to nothing for the same spec model at double the price.
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Overall 6
6.0

worked great for a short time

mac, Amazon
13 October 2014
  • Summary: UPDATE Purchased in 2012 this worked great till just beyond warranty. then it started to not send power to the speakers I ordered another less power one with more features because to connect to internet I bought the usb wifi and usb blue tooth adapters my newer one is built in.
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Overall 2
2.0

Have had receiver for less than 2 years, and ...

chad trease, Amazon
28 September 2014
  • Summary: Have had receiver for less than 2 years, and it stopped producing any sound out of the blue. It's now completely worthless. Not returnable after 1 year.
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Overall 2
2.0

Do not buy, discontinued and there seems to be good reason for it.

Bryan, Amazon
22 August 2014
  • Summary: Total junk. This is the second one to fail. The first one the Ethernet card would not work. Sent back got a new one. 4 months later the thing will not operate correctly. When you try and turn it on it will not power up.
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Overall 2
2.0

Died after 1 year

RockMan, Amazon
24 June 2014
  • Summary: The receiver worked fine for the first 12 months. Then, it would not detect any sound signal from any source input. Xbox 360 (HDMI), PS3 (HDMI), cable box (Digital Coax), PC (Optical), the receiver would not output any sound from them.
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Overall 10
10

Great Product.

T.Q., Amazon
12 May 2014
  • Summary: Love my Onkyo TX-NR717. Haven't had a chance to try out all the features yet, but so far everything seems to work great. I had a Marantz SR4200 before, but the HDMI input and output broke, so I got this to replace it. I must said I'm very happy with Onkyo.
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Overall 10
10

Life is good!!

joanE-reader, Amazon
22 February 2014
  • Summary: Great receiver,has gone beyond my expectations. Big improvement over my 30 yr old recieiver. In 30 more years who knows what improvements there will be on that new one!!! Life is good!!!!!!
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Overall 6
6.0

Where's the polish?

A. Feigenson, Amazon
27 January 2014
  • Summary: For about 14 years, I’ve been using a Sony ES receiver, which I’ve loved. But it doesn’t do HDMI and decided it was time to upgrade. Tons of research and nearly a year of reading reviews and I chose the 717. I’m technically proficient, but not snobbish about audio quality.
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