The Harman Kardon AVR 1610S review is aimed at reviewing the main characteristics, performance estimation, and the sound quality of the AVR 1610S from Harman Kardon which supports all popular sound formats and has a wide frequency range (20 Hz-20 kHz).
The receiver has a black metal body with a plastic front panel. The case has air vents on the top and side. The front panel is divided alongside the glossy and matte parts. There is display and controller at the glossy part. A number of function buttons as if it separates the front panel. On the matte surface, there is only the manufacturer's logo, hidden the USB port, and microphone jack under the cap.
Harman Kardon AVR 1610S has the HARMAN TrueStream technology, which guarantees maximum sound quality when streaming via Bluetooth. And thanks to the AVR 1610S modern amplifiers, it is possible to arrange sound design in one more room without extra amplifiers.
Harman Kardon 1610S is a 5.1-channel with a power per channel of 85W. One of the important particularities of Harman Kardon AVR 1610S specs is the special wide bandwidth, which guarantees surprisingly pure and precise sound, and stunning clearness, even at maximum volume. Due to the exclusive technology Natural Sound Processing, this receiver will provide you with a rich and surround sound from any source.
The AVR 1610S produces high-quality sound and fully unleashes the possibility of tracks recorded using Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio technologies. To create deep and clear sound, you can slightly increase high frequencies and use both ports to subwoofers. According to every type of acoustics, the receiver can be configured and save all the settings.
The 1610S has a standard kit of inputs for the connection, as for the affordable receiver. 6 HDMI inputs with 3D support, including 1 MHL input for mobile devices, and 2 HDMI outputs provide more than the average user needs. Also, the receiver has an Ethernet port for the implementation of AirPlay and DLNA functionality. The receiver has only Bluetooth for streaming audio from portable devices.
The receiver is easy to configure. The HARMAN EzSet / EQ III automatic tuning technology allows you to set up the sound levels of the AVR 1610S, distance to speakers, and frequency correction to optimize the sound characteristics depending on the concrete sound system and room characteristics. The technology has simple navigation and uses an external microphone.
Harman Kardon AVR 1610S is a device from a well-known company for true admirers of music, who need maximum performance, versatility, and impressive power: 450W.