Excerpt: “This DVD/CD receiver feeds only two speakers with its 50 watts rms, but adds SRS TrueSurround two-speaker enhancement for quasi-surround sound, something I’ll comment on below. It plays DVDs, of course, and, naturally CDs (it also plays CD-Rs and variants, MP-3, JPEG, and WMA discs), and can be the centrepiece of a reasonably priced home theatre system…”
Excerpt: More is more (usually) when it comes to hi-fi (except when it doesn't). At the very least, any self-respecting — much less music loving — audiophile these days requires: 1. A CD Player 2. A Tuner (optional for some, but not for me) 3. Pre and power amps, or at least a quality integrated 4. A decent pair of speakers that don't have the word 'satellite' in their name 5.