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Pioneer SC-LX86
8.5 out of 10

Pioneer SC-LX86

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Expert Review

AVHub
18 December 2012
  • Excerpt: This equipment review is available as a low-resolution pdf version of the original magazine pages - it looks nicer than us throwing a load of words up the screen here.
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Overall 9
9.0
Design 10
10
Features 9
9.0

Pioneer SC-LX86 review

Home Cinema Choice
6 December 2012
  • Summary: Pioneer's top-flight AVR will easily cut the mustard as the beating heart of any high-end setup
  • Pros: Polished sound; user-friendly; asynchronous USB input; Stream Smoothing video function; awesome control app
  • Cons: No 11-channel output; fickle auto setup system; rather lean sound; lack of 4K scaling will annoy badge hunters
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Overall 10
10

Pioneer SC-LX86

What Hi-Fi?
2 October 2012
  • Conclusion: Best home cinema amplifier £1500+, Awards 2012. A multichannel powerhouse, the SC-LX86 sets a new benchmark at this pricepoint
  • Pros: Potent, dynamic sound, focused effects steering, agile bass, aysynchronous USB, great apps
  • Cons: Brighter balance requires careful partnering with speakers
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Overall 10
10

Pioneer SC-LX86

Audio
27 December 2012
  • Excerpt: Das neue Topmodell von Pioneer bietet nicht nur einen USB-Audio-Anschluss. Was der SC-LX86 noch zu leisten imstande ist, zeigt der Test.
  • Pros: Bestes Einmesssystem, Integrierter USB-2.0-DAC, Installationsprogramm/App, Klingt warm und vollmundig, Reich an Klangfarben, Sehr kraftvoll auch an niedrigen Impedanzen
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Overall 10
9.5

Pioneer SC-LX 86 (Test)

audiovision.de
1 September 2012
  • Conclusion: Mit dem SC-LX 85 ist Pioneer ein großer Wurf gelungen. Er punktet durch viel Leistung, hervorragenden Klang und beste Ausstattung – und führt mit 94 Punkten unser Receiver-Ranking an.
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