• New Patreon Tier and Early Access Content available. If you would like to support AVForums, we now have a new Patreon Tier which gives you access to selected news, reviews and articles before they are available to the public. Read more.

Replacing separates with receiver, need recommendations!

memmerson

Active Member
Hi all,
I am currently running my HTPC's audio through a Asus HDAV1.3 deluxe sound card connected to a Krell kav250a amp, my speakers are B&W 805's.

I fancy a change and would like to simplify my setup so want to swap this soundcard/amp combo with an integrated 5.1 receiver.

As Onkyo receivers seem to be popular these days, do you guys have any suggestions for any particular model? The receiver will need to have fairly heavy duty amp modules as the B&W 805's are a difficult load. I am thinking that the 806 or 875 might be the best options but am unaware of the finer details.

Any recommendations guys? Budget £300-£500...
 

The latest video from AVForums

Fidelity in Motion's David Mackenzie talks about his work on disc encoding & the future of Blu-ray
Subscribe to our YouTube channel
Support AVForums with Patreon

Top Bottom