Excerpt: Elevate your home entertainment experience to a pinnacle with the STR-DA5400ES 7.1 home theater receiver. Cnet says: Audiovisual receivers act as the control center of a home theater, and over the past few years they've become increasingly complicated, adding features such as video switching, HD...
Excerpt: Like the old canine joke punch-line, “Because he can,” electronics designers seem to be adding greater functionality and features to their A/V receivers more because they can rather than because consumers need them, want them, or are likely to use them.
Excerpt: Here it is, the receiver that's spoiled the party for the Pioneer SC-LX81 , Yamaha RX-V3900 and Rotel RSX-1550 . We knew this Sony was special, but it's taken the extra-close comparison of a Group Test to see just how special it is. To cut a long story short, the STR-DA5400ES is so good, it's forced us to modify the ratings of every receiver around the same price.
Pros: Tannoy Revolution Signature, Scale and authority combined with detail, attack and excellent integration create a presentation that’s faultless at the price, great specs, features and usability
Conclusion: Sonys 5400 ES überzeugt von A biz Z: Tolle Ausstattung, saubere Videoverarbeitung und ein mitreißender, dabei präziser Klang bringen ihn in seiner Preisklasse mit 94 Punkten ganz nach vorn.