All Onkyo receivers Sound/HDMI will go dead after 2 years
Patrick A. Armstrong, Amazon
23 December 2014
Summary: I purchased Onkyo HT-R590 7.1 system 2 years ago. Then 2 days ago, sudden sound to speakers and headset stopped working. I went through all trouble shooting guides, power on/off, reset to factory. unplug for 1 hour to clear capacitors. Then I googled... On NO!! Now I see everyone complaining...
Summary: Broadcast tuner with supplied antenna could receive only 2 of 14 local F.M. stations. Grade = F C.D. and speaker quality is what you would expect from Onkyo. Grade= B. Ease of connecting to receive internet radio=F. I tried with an I.T. for hours and could not.
Summary: This unit has serious flaws in it's playback capabilities: When playing back mp3 files, from either a network or USB source it inserts a three second gap between tracks! This completely destroys the listening experience for albums which are intended to have gapless playback e.g.