Recommended Home Cinema Amps

The home cinema amplifier is the brains and power of any home cinema system and will ensure your TV and films sound powerful, detailed and immersive. Letting you feel as if you are surrounded by your favourite movies.

The most important thing to consider when buying an AVR is matching it to the size of your surround system and ensuring compatibility with all the sources you regularly use. Plenty of AV receivers now include Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support for adding even more sound channels with the addition of height channel speakers.

Regardless of your budget there fantastic options at different price points to help you make the most of your movie experience at home. 

Denon home cinema receiver

Entry Level - Denon AVR-X2700H

The Denon AVR-X2700H 7.2ch is an 8K AV receiver with 150W per channel and fully supports 3D audio formats as well as the latest HDMI specifications such as 8K/60Hz, 4K/120Hz pass-through and upscaling, HDR10+, Dynamic HDR, ALLM and more. It delivers 7.2 channels of high-power performance from the latest technology. You can also enjoy effortless voice control and total flexibility from the leading voice services.

The AVR-X2700H is a great option that can allow you to get an enviable surround sound system running without breaking the bank.

Anthem home cinema receivers

Mid Range - Anthem MRX 540/740/1140

The Anthem range of 540, 740 or 1140 are the undisputed kinds of the home cinema and provide an extensive list of features and massive power to keep you glued to your seat.

Anthem’s MRX A/V Receivers are about maximizing performance for the money. Building on the feature set of their previous models, they have added the newest version of ARC Genesis, a redesigned and more accurate calibration microphone, Anthem Web User Interface, integrated streaming support, object-oriented audio codecs with support for up to 15.2 channels and the clean power delivery Anthem is known for with up to 140 watts per channel.

The MRX 540, 740 and 1140 are a great way to bring premium audio to any home theater or media room. Seamlessly integrate your smart TV or projector with 7 HDMI inputs and 2 outputs, plus eARC. Ultra HD signals are passed through unaltered up to 18.2 Gbps with Dolby Vision, HDR and Hybrid Log Gamma support.

The best AV receivers in the world

High End - Trinnov Altitude 32

Peerless in performance, configurability and sound quality, the Altitude32 remains the unchallenged reference processor for Immersive home theater systems. Nothing has been left to chance: high-channel count, huge processing power and exclusive patented technologies unleash the full potential of immersive sound, enabling all formats and the widest range of speaker layouts.

The hardware architecture of the Altitude32, unique among home theater processors, challenges the concept of obsolescence by enabling the integration of new technologies, new features, and product upgrades through a pure software implementation provided at no cost to Altitude owners. This is a truly sustainable product that gets better over time with the introduction of new features and a scalable, modular hardware design that enables easy system expansion up to the full channel counts of home Atmos and DTS:X and to a maximum of 64 outputs.

Its revolutionary hardware architecture runs not on the multiple sets of DSPs found on other processors but instead on a single multi-core Intel hardware platform and TrinnovOS operating system. This enables Trinnov to bring new technologies and features to market months and years ahead of competition.

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