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Pioneer VSX-1016
4.8 out of 10

Pioneer VSX-1016

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Overall 8
8.0

Nice surround receiver

M. Morris, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: Well worth the time it took to get this receiver setup. I wouldn't call it PnP as you do have to do some thinking to get it to work with what you want to plug in to it. I've had it about 8 month now and do enjoy it. The hardest thing is remembering what you got (CD DVD Cable box exc.
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Overall 8
8.0

Replacement of

Usual Suspect, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: This product was purchased to complete a High Definition implementation. I upgraded the DVD player, TV service and TV at the same time. I thought the HDMI interface was to provide both Video and Audio, it appears that I was mistaken.
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Overall 8
8.0

Pioneer VSX-1016TXV-K

Jayhawk, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: Nice and powerful receiver. I got also a pair of NS 777 and they are just match each other in terms of quality of the sound. Some reported inconveniences in HDMI connections, but at the end you just need to be a little bit more creative to overcome these inconveniences and you would be rewarded with...
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Overall 8
8.0

First impressions

Paul J. Biermann, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: I have only had this for 4 weeks, so I have not tried out all of the possible combinations, but so far it meets all of my expectations and it lives up to the other reviews that I read on it before purchasing.
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Overall 8
8.0

Pioneer still has what it takes

Jacob R. Helms II, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: I was trying to stay away from home theatre receivers but as things turned out I had to have one for Blu-Ray.For the money this is the best.I have no regrets about buying it.THX rated for under $500.00.What else can I say.Well it has 2 HDMI inputs and 1 HDMI output.This is great since my tv has only...
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Overall 8
8.0

MOST WELL ROUNDED RECEIVER

Maka Veli, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: After tinkering with the Pioneer VSX-1016TXV-K for 2.5 weeks, I have to say I am impressed. If you want a well rounded receiver without having to spend an arm and a leg, this is probably the best bet. Rated as an 8.4 average user rating at CNet, this will definitely set and meet your audio needs.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good system, minor inconveniences

Knobber, Amazon
4 March 2008
  • Summary: Overall a good system so far, however the instructions are not very clear and can be confusing (even for an engineer). The design of the speaker wire connections on the back of the receiver are a nightmare for bare wire speaker cables.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great...except for HDMI connections

J. Keeling, Amazon
28 November 2007
  • Summary: Overall, this is a great receiver. But it has been very frustrating dealing with the limitations of the connections, primarily that HDMI is for pass-through of video signal ONLY. Don't get your hopes up about having just one HDMI cable to connect your various devices to/from this machine..
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 10
10
Features 8
8.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Sound quality 10
10
Looks 8
8.0

Wonderful sound

rjw72, Ciao
25 January 2007
  • Excerpt: Having owned a marantz home cinema amp for a number of years i thought it was time to up grade. For the money (£380) this seems to be one for the best on the market, it has THX sound and DD7.1 DTS etc.
  • Pros: hdmi switching
  • Cons: not hdmi  UP switching
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Overall 8
8.0

Kurzbewertung zu Pioneer VSX-1016-S

Joggi67, Dooyoo
7 February 2007
  • Summary: Sehr guter 7.1 Receiver mit folgenden Highlights: - USB Anschluss (Front) - automatischer Zugriff auf MP3 - Automatische Konfiguration Lautsprechersystem (mit Test-Tönen und einem Mikrofon im Lieferumfang) - HDMI Anschlüsse (2 x) - "Lernende" Fernbedienung (auch "nicht-Pioneer Geräte) - Massive...
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