Sony better begin re-examing its quality control of parts
Dr. Flower, Amazon
19 August 2014
Summary: Beware they die an early death. 3 years and one month in with original batteries still working in the remote whatever controls the "Protector mode" (an over heating protection device similar to car radiator) began automatically shutting it down with any change in the volume past zero.
Summary: I'm not an expert. I had my sister who is knowledgeable in this area to help set it up on my home 5.0 system (minus a subwoofer since I'm not particularly interested in bass). This Sony STRDH830 receiver has been working great since Jan. 2013.
Summary: I absolutely love this receiver for the price!!!! Took about 15 min to set up and works like a charm. Right now, I only have it setup to play with a five channel surround sound hooked up to my hdtv, 3d bluray player, and direct tv unit.
Summary: Junk, sounds terrible compares to the Sony older models, quality going down hill on Sony....bad thing that I'm a Sony' fan for almost 2 decades. Im a 30 years plus musician so sounds quality is priority as always, Very disappoint when it installed, doesn't matter what I do, just could not get the...