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#164370 - 04/08/07 11:11 AM Yamaha receiver?
zorikos Offline
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Registered: 04/04/07
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I'm looking at the RX-V1700 to complete my HT. I can pick up last years model RX-V2600 at slightly better pricing. Now these two receivers seems almost identical with features and performance. Is there any major differences between the two? Help me choose one

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#164371 - 04/08/07 11:14 AM Re: Yamaha receiver? [Re: zorikos]
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Did you try the reviews on c-net?

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#164372 - 04/09/07 01:09 PM Re: Yamaha receiver? [Re: zorikos]
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http://reviews.cnet.com/Yamaha_RX_V2600/4505-6466_7-31642004.html

http://reviews.cnet.com/Yamaha_RX_V1700/4505-6466_7-32004259.html

It's hard to pick... You may also want to consider Denon's, or HK's.
www.audioreview.com is a great place to look.

You can also save tons of cash by buying used.
www.audiogon.com
and
www.canuckaudiomart.ca
are great places to find great used deals. Ebay isn't bad either.

I actually am temporarily using an old Yamaha receiver on my epic80 that I got used for only $120 on canuckaudiomart.

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#164373 - 04/09/07 07:28 PM Re: Yamaha receiver? [Re: Mojo]
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Picked up a RX-V1700 and HSU VTF3.2 sub today Need to hook up everything, but were getting there!

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