Conclusion: There are many audio/video receivers competing for your attention these days. What you need is a distinguishing feature to aid in the decision making. Consequently, the question you need to ask yourself is, "Am I an Apple music person? Is AirPlay very important to me?
Pros: Integrated AirPlay, Internet radio, Pandora, Rhapsody, Effective automated calibration, iControlAV2 controller app (iOS and Android)
Cons: Limiting subwoofer crossover options, Clunky and frustrating interface for network media features, Poorly designed remote