The Onkyo TX-NR509 is a brand new low-budget AV receiver with networking ability that is well capable of taking your home-entertainment experience to an entirely new level. Despite being priced at a fairly low amount, the device definitely can be termed a standout amongst its rivals - thanks to the wonderful specs and features it is blessed with.
The device comes really handy for playing audio files from both your PC hard drive, as well as streaming internet radio. The sound is also pretty impressive with far higher fidelity than what you can get from your PC.
The receiver is equipped with four HDMI inputs that provide you with an amazing high definition Dolby and DTS audio, and an exciting 3D video. In addition to that, there is a front panel USB port which allows you to connect your iPod, iPhone, USB storage devices and Zone 2 line outs. This feature comes really handy in sending out a stereo signal to another room with an amp and speakers.
The frequency response for analogue as well as digital signals stand at 20 Hz–50 kHz/+1 dB, -3 dB (DSP bypass). The TX-NR509 is also DLNA certified which enables sharing of data over home network.
The Onkyo TX-NR509 can be purchased from BestBuy for £299.99 only.