If it is an amazing 5.1ch receiver that you are looking to purchase then the Onkyo TX-NR509 receiver is the ideal product for you as it has many benefits/features and is very easy on the pocket too.
If you don’t like the Silver, then this amazing receiver is also available to purchase in Black as well but whatever your decision you will be happy with the features the Onkyo TX-NR509 has to offer.
One great features of the Onkyo TX-NR509 receiver is that it is not only capable of providing 5.1 channel amplification but also has a feature called Theatre Dimensional which basically allows you to experience the excitement of surround sound from as few as two ordinary speakers.
So if you only have a stereo music setup at the moment, don’t be put off as you can still experience amazing sound effects.
As the Onkyo TX-NR509 has many features to enhance your listening pleasure you would perhaps think that it would be difficult to use.
Well this is not the case as audio and video settings are simple thanks to a use friendly overlaid on screen display all done via the included remote control.
Audyssey 2EQ technology also works to adapt the soundstage to the unique dimensions of your room.
A great feature allows you (with you remote control) if you purchase the DS-A1 remote interactive dock and connect this to the Onkyo TX-NR609 receiver you will be able to experience digital music or photos from your iPod or iPhone and share the experience with everyone.
The amazing sound produced from the Onkyo TXNR509 is all down to the special technology known by Onkyo as WRAT (Wide Range Amplifier Technology) which provides clean and precise amplification for all your favourite audio sources.
TI Burr-Brown Dacs for all channels allow high processing of sound and with an advanced 32 Bit processing DSP chip and an advanced music optimiser for compressed digital music files you will be amazed.
4 DSP modes are also present for gaming: Rock, Sports, Action and RPG giving you added enjoyment when playing your games console.
192kHz/24-Bit Audio DAC’s inside the unit allow cleaner sound when listening to DVDs or CDs and if listening to DVD audio or Super Audio discs you will notice the best performance possible.
Should you need to adjust the sound then you can do so with the crossover adjustment and tone control for the front l/r channels.
Onkyo have even considered the future too as if any firmware updates are needed on the TXNR509 this can be done easily and simply via the Ethernet and USB.
Connectivity is no issue on the Onkyo TX-NR509 review either as the receivers 4 advanced hdmi inputs handle stunning high definition audio from Dolby and DTS in addition to dynamic new 3D video.
A USB conveniently located on the front panel offering you more options for perhaps iPod/iPhone or usb storage devices.
Zone 2 line outs on the rear of the unit allow you to send a stereo audio signal to a second room equipped with an amp and speakers.
Should you maybe want to listen to your music through headphones this is also possible via the headphone jack.
Plugging in speakers couldn’t be easier either with colour coded banana compatible speaker posts you cant go wrong.
Dolby True HD and DTS-HD Master Audio enable a lossless reproduction of sound that is identical to that of the studio master basically meaning that you will get the same audio quality that was done in the engineers final mix just as it was intended for you to hear.
The Onkyo TXNR509 isnt just for movies or music playback alone as the networking ability will allow you to play audio files on your computer and streaming internet radio through the main system from the likes of Napster and Vtuner for example.
So if you are looking for a great value for money receiver that still has all the features you could want as a home cinema or music fan then you will be very pleased with the TX-NR509.