Excerpt: An all-around excellent AV receiver with plenty of audiophile appeal. Secrets of Home Theater and High Fidelity says: It was a long, long time ago it seems when I first encountered THX Home Cinema. I happened to find myself at an A/V store waiting for a friend who was there to negotiate purchas...
Summary: The Onkyo TX-SR805 represents the current pinnacle of value at its price point. It sounds good, decodes all the latest HD audio codecs, sports a large power supply, has an impressive feature set, THX Ultra2 certification, and Audyssey MultEQ at a price well below what the competition offers.
Pros: Features and flexibility exceeding price competitors, HDMI 1.3a compliant, Dolby TrueHD and DTS Master Audio decoding, Audyssey MultEQ XT improves focus and coherence, THX Ultra2 Certified, Larger power supply than competitive products
Cons: Runs hot, LFE does not support identical crossover frequencies as main channels, Single subwoofer out connection, Occasionally drops HDMI signal when exiting setup, Automatic speaker setup missed a few settings
Summary: La HD est au cœur de cet ampli signé Onkyo. Un modèle bien né qui ne néglige rien au niveau des décodeurs audio et de la puissance développée. Frappé du label THX Ultra 2, il intègre le Dolby TrueHD et le DTS HD ainsi que des prises HDMI 1.3a. Que du bonheur !