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Old 08-17-2007, 08:48 PM   #9  
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Originally Posted by chrpai View Post
I havn't looked at receivers in about 6 years..... I remember back then that have the DD 5.1 decoder in the player was kind of silly since TosLink/Coax could send the bitstream to my HTIB and let it do it for me. Was that correct?

Eitherway, I have an A2 and an HR20-100 now. I'm looking to get a new sound system ( the old system is staying with the old TV ). I'm not really a snob but maybe there are better choices then an HTIB.

What would you do within the constraints of a `sweet point` budget?
I'd definately go for a receiver with at least 2 HDMI inputs, along the lines of the Onkyo 605.

Nice price ($450 but out of stock on Crutchfield) for a good AV receiver. I still have my old Onkyo 6.1 receiver.

CC online has it in stock for $20 more than Crutchfield
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