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#387410 - 12/28/12 06:50 PM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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Also, even if I could get it locally, I would only save $100. The Pio's and 818's features are very similar.
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#387415 - 12/28/12 07:53 PM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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too bad, as you can tell I was very impressed by the 818. Lots of features with more hdmi inputs than I think anyone could ever want.
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#387417 - 12/28/12 08:44 PM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: jakewash]
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Originally Posted By: jakewash
too bad, as you can tell I was very impressed by the 818. Lots of features with more hdmi inputs than I think anyone could ever want.


Hey man, I know you'd set me in the right direction. If I didn't have the Pioneer, and had access to the 818, I would definitely get it.

I'm sure I'll need some help setting up my Pioneer, so don't hold this against me smile.

Say hi to Mojo for me.
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#387428 - 12/29/12 08:07 AM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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An owners thread for the Pioneer Elite SC-65/SC-1527-K has been started on AVS (Cat may like smile ).

Apparently the SC-1527-K is a Future Shop Canada exclusive that is basically identical to the Elite SC-65 without the Elite badge and fancy lights.
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#387431 - 12/29/12 08:52 AM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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I searched for that a few days ago and didn't find it. I see this was created yesterday.

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#387432 - 12/29/12 09:37 AM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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Yeah. It was created in response to a thread with posts by another user and myself. We were seeking information/reviews for the SC-1527-K.
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#387552 - 12/31/12 09:45 PM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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For anyone interested, here's a preview review of the Pioneer SC series.
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#387554 - 12/31/12 11:16 PM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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I liked the sound from the Pioneer better than Denon. Can't wait to get the Pioneer 65 model so I can compare it to the Denon 3312ci.

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#387593 - 01/01/13 04:21 PM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: CatBrat]
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Originally Posted By: CatBrat
I liked the sound from the Pioneer better than Denon. Can't wait to get the Pioneer 65 model so I can compare it to the Denon 3312ci.


It's ironic you mentioned that, Cat. Reason being is that I came to the forum to inquire about the Pioneer's sound.

My query is this-I just got my new receiver hooked up in my bedroom (this is temporary), and the sound quality is far superior to my previous 3801. I've only watched a couple YouTube news clip video's, but the sound is so much crisper than what I was experiencing with my 3801. Would this be because of a failing receiver which ultimately broke down, processing within my new Pioneer receiver enhancing the audio, or something else?

Thanks.
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#387597 - 01/01/13 04:39 PM Re: Receiver died. Advice on a comparable unit pls. [Re: Da_Gimp_Pimp]
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Pioneer does come with many sound enhancing features, which I always turn off, except just to play with on occasion. I prefer the sound out of the pioneer, so in a case like this, it's like preaching to the choir. I got a lot more bass out of the Pioneer.

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