April 26th 2013 8:07 am

Critic reviews

9.0
1 review
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    10
  • Inputs and outputs
    8.0
  • Other features
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9.5
6 reviews
9.0
CNET Jun 14, 2013

Not many home theaters will need all the step-ups the STR-DN1040 offers, but it's an undeniably nice package if you're willing to spend a little more.

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9.0
nizzy nizzy

The only thing I don't like about the STR-DN1050 is that the remote won't switch back and forth from tv to the other inputs. TV is the only option that's hot connected via HDMI, though I am using the ARC out feature.

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10
RoboticMayhem RoboticMayhem

This is really a stellar device. The user interface is by far the best of any A/V receiver I've ever used and it's a welcome relief that it doesn't force you to buy add-ons to support all of the common wireless standards out now. Everything about the setup of this receiver from setup to operation...

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9.0
DToledo DToledo

I recently upgraded to a 70" Sony LED TV, with 3D. I never thought I'd be interested in the 3D but I took the plunge...one problem was my current Sony STR-DA5300ES doesn't support 3D. I was disappointed to be getting a "lower" end receiver, but when the STR-DN1040 came today I was blown...

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10
Davejhanna Davejhanna

Excellent receiver. Lots of HDMI inputs! One word of caution the software update takes a LONG time 30-60min. and it looks like nothing is happening (Power light flashing) DO NOT UNPLUG IT.

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