Marantz SR6007 vs. Marantz SR7007


[photo]
[photo]

Marantz
SR6007

  • Suggested Price: $1,199.99
  • Release Date: July 2012

Marantz
SR7007

  • Suggested Price: $1,799.99
  • Release Date: July 2012

Pros for buying the Marantz SR6007:

+7
3 Year warranty
+6
Best in class sound
+5
Audyssey MultiEQ XT program
+4
2 HTMI Outputs
+4
Excellent networking, USB, AirPlay features and onboard apps
+2
First-time setup assistant is easy to use

Pros for buying the Marantz SR7007:

+7
3 Year warranty
+5
HDMI Discrete Zone 2 Audio/Video
+5
Audyssey MultiEQ XT program
+4
3 HDMI outputs
+4
Built-In HD Radio Tuner
+3
Excellent networking, USB, AirPlay features and onboard apps
+2
Front panel & folding door keeps design clean
+2
First-time setup assistant is easy to use

Cons against buying the Marantz SR6007:

+4
No WiFi adapter available
+4
Loses some functionality compared to previous models
+3
iPhone remote app still needs work
+2
Not THX certified
+2
Bluetooth adapter not included

Cons against buying the Marantz SR7007:

+4
No WiFi adapter available
+3
iPhone remote app still needs work
+2
Not THX certified
+2
Bluetooth adapter not included

Specifications

Audio Decoding True HD, DD Plus, PLIIz, EX, DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio Processing Audyssey MultEQ XT, DSX, Dynamic EQ & Volume
Channels 7.2
HDMI 6 inputs (5 back, 1 front), 2 output
Network Ethernet, AirPlay, DLNA + optional Bluetooth adapter
Power 110 watts / ch (8 ohms, 20-20kHz, 2 ch driven)
Smart Control Marantz Remote App iPhone/iPad/Android
THX Certified No
Video Upscaling 1080p / 4K

Specifications

Audio Decoding True HD, DD Plus, PLIIz, EX, DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio Processing Audyssey MultEQ XT, DSX, Dynamic EQ & Volume
Channels 7.2
HDMI 7 inputs (6 back, 1 front), 3 output
Network Ethernet, AirPlay, DLNA + optional Bluetooth adapter
Power 125 watts / ch (8 ohms, 20-20kHz, 2 ch driven)
Smart Control Marantz Remote App iPhone/iPad/Android
THX Certified No
Video Upscaling 1080p / 4K

Compare the SR6007 versus:

[photo]

Pioneer SC-1222-K

  • Competitor
  • Suggested Price: $1,100.00
  • Release Date: May 2012

[photo]

Marantz SR5007

  • Step-down
  • Suggested Price: $849.99
  • Release Date: June 2012

[photo]

Onkyo TX-NR818

  • Competitor
  • Suggested Price: $1,199.00
  • Release Date: March 2012

[photo]

Yamaha RX-V773WA

  • Competitor
  • Suggested Price: $849.95
  • Release Date: April 2012

[photo]

Denon AVR-3313CI

  • Competitor
  • Suggested Price: $1,199.99
  • Release Date: May 2012

[photo]

Yamaha RX-A1020

  • Competitor
  • Suggested Price: $1,199.95
  • Release Date: June 2012

[photo]

Yamaha RX-A830

  • Competitor
  • Suggested Price: $899.95
  • Release Date: April 2013

Compare the SR7007 versus:

[photo]

Pioneer SC-1522-K

  • Competitor
  • Suggested Price: $1,599.00
  • Release Date: May 2012

[photo]

Yamaha RX-A2020

  • Competitor
  • Suggested Price: $1,699.95
  • Release Date: June 2012


What do you have to say?

comments powered by Disqus