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Onkyo TX-SR674
4.6 out of 10

Onkyo TX-SR674

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Overall 10
10

Works ....pretty well!

Jason A. Tsui, Amazon
3 August 2008
  • Summary: Can't say I'm a huge audiophile, but I have done a lot of research in home theater setups. Was looking for a "future proof" receiver (of course, no product really exists) for HD gaming and movies. Ended purchasing the Onkyo 674 for its HDMI 1080p input/output, and up conversion, and mid-level price.
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Overall 10
10

A wonderful receiver

zebrausa, Amazon
3 August 2008
  • Summary: I really like this receiver. Even with my cheap $50 speakers, the sound is crisp and clear . This receiver has excellent speaker separation. The HDMI functions well; however, the skin tones have too much saturation going through the receiver.
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Overall 8
8.0

A reasonable price for a truely fine receiver with HDMI up-converting.

Bruce Elting, Amazon
3 August 2008
  • Summary: I'm running my Toshiba DVD into it with component video and coax audio, my old RCA VCR with video and stereo rca jacks and my Dish HD DVR with HDMI. Video output is the single HDMI to a Panasonic 1080i plasma. Picture quality is great.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good Receiver but Zone 2 Falls Short

L. Kennedy, Amazon
3 August 2008
  • Summary: Agree with the previous post about the deficiencies of Zone 2. To only accept analog inputs is just ridiculous. I fumbled around for quite some time trying my DVD player (HDMI) and my cable box (HDMI) before I discovered this little fact when I finally tried the FM tuner (and later confirmed from...
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Overall 8
8.0

Great purchase

George Greenstein, Amazon
3 August 2008
  • Summary: The Onkyo TX-SR674 is an excellent home theater A/V Receiver, with all of the features I was looking for, with only one exception.....no phono input. However, that was an easy work around with a seperate pre-amp to one of the extra inputs.
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Overall 10
10

Great sound, price and easy set-up

Michael Boulder, Amazon
3 August 2008
  • Summary: I bought this to replace an old Sony 5.1 receiver, primarily to improve the sound and to run everything through the Onkyo while running a single HDMI cable to my Samsung LCD HD. I have a Dish Network HD DVR running into the receiver via HDMI, as well as a Samsung combo DVD/VCR.
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Overall 8
8.0

Works as advertised..almost

M. Boniface, Amazon
3 August 2008
  • Summary: As reviewer R L "A father in Pennsylvania" pointed out, this is a great receiver, but Zone 2 is definitely flawed. Not being able to play digital sources in Zone 2 is a big disappointment. I didn't plan on using any analog sources till I discovered this.
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Overall 10
10

Excellent receiver, affordable price

Amazon Customer, Amazon
3 August 2008
  • Summary: My setup: * Receiver: Onkyo TX-SR674. * 5.1 Speaker setup - Polk Audio: Monitor 70 fronts + Monitor 40 Surrounds + CS2 Center + PSW12 Subwoofer. I am thrilled with my new Onkyo TX-SR674. The feature that I love best is the single HDMI out to my TV.
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Overall 4
4.0

Sent incomplete; quit responding to e-mails

Ellen H. Tate, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: The receiver arrived late, after my email question reminded seller to ship. Arrived with no remote and no setup microphone. Reciever works great.
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Overall 8
8.0

Almost perfect!

Jacinda, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: The *only* thing I would add to this to make it a perfect scoring product would be to include HD Radio capability. Very happy with the upscaling, and is easy to set up. Highly recommended.
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