Onkyo HT-S5100 7.1-Channel Home Theater W/iPod Dock: Rock The House Down
Personal Electronics buzz
28 January 2009
Excerpt: It's hard to beat the Onyko HT-S5100 7.1-Channel receiver and speaker system. I shopped for a mid-priced range receiver/speaker system and most were 5.1-Channel and little in terms of connectivity. Then the Onkyo HT-S5100 came on the screen and I jumped in the car and drove to my local electronics store to check it out. It is a 1200-watt monster of a receiver/speaker system. Onkyo added in 3 HDMI inputs and and a HDMI output with more connectivity than I will ever need.
Excerpt: Onkyo has been producing audio products since 1946. In 1966 Onkyo was voted the “Best Buy,” in Japan’s consumer report and they have been receiving awards for their products ever since. Onkyo entered the home theater market in 1993 and received great reviews for its THX receiver. Onkyo continued to improve their home theater product line and in 2000 introduced the world’s first 7.1 channel A/V receiver with THX’s surround EX and then in 2004 introduced the world’s first...
Excerpt: The Onkyo HT-S5100 home theater system is a great mid-range system that offers a better than average amount of features compared to the competition in the same class. The system accepts up to three 1080p sources for switching to one display, which may save you from having to get an HDMI switcher in the future. If you’re concerned about power, it pumps out a whopping 1200 watts that provide clear highs and a ton of kick for the included subwoofer.