Summary: Got this for a great deal, did everything I wanted, then died after 2 years typical usage. Warranty was only for a year. Repair would have been more than I paid for the receiver, and Pioneer customer service is a joke. Not just this model, google VSX receiver issues, the hits are almost endless.
Summary: This unit is a very powerful, multi featured electronic device. It was more than I could comphrehend. I wanted it to stream internet audio(Sirius XM-Southern Gospel) to remote speakers. I use it now to power to old analog speakers in my living room.
Cons: The channel keeps dropping out. There are numerous posts on AVS Forums. Pioneer's service center refuses to recognize this and you will basically be out of pocket for this purchase if it doesn't work. Pioneer Warranty is very poor at 1 year. They have limited service centers so make sure there is...
Summary: If your looking for a solid receiver for a fair value this is the one. The multi-zone feature really allows you to enjoy your music in 2 different zones. The other feature I really like is the ability for the receiver to be controlled by an iPhone.
Summary: Keeping my fingers cross I don't have to go though a 3rd unit.
Pros: The unit has lots of features when they work.
Cons: This unit replace my previous pioneer which I own for 20 years. Unfortunately I miss my 20yr box. This has been a total pain. I am about to send my 2nd unit for repair. This 1st unit flash the Ipod light in 2 weeks and I got it replace. My replacement unit just started lowering the volume on it's...
Nice Sounding Receiver for the Money...Failed February 2014
R. A. Fellows, Amazon
19 June 2013
Summary: Damn thing will pass TV audio and video & audio from DVD player, but not TV video. Bypassed the AVR and plugged the HDMI directly into the cable box and now I have audio & video in my TV, so all the parts work, except for the receiver.