Originally Posted by rlpiii
To get the capability of decoding the new codecs, $350 seems like a really good deal.
I have also always liked the sound of my yamaha receivers slightly more than the pioneers.
If you can cope w/ only 2 HDMI inputs, I don't see why not to buy.
Are you going to use it for your main set-up?
Yes, I am. It will serve as my new preamp.