Originally Posted By: Ken.C
Seriously, the MRX500 costs $1500, only has 4 HDMI inputs, is only 100WPC, and is only 7.1? What on earth makes it worth $1000 more than feature-comparable units?

The showpiece name.

It's actually only 75 WPC into 8 ohms with 5 channels driven continuously...
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