Onkyo TX-SR353 vs Pioneer SC-LX501

Onkyo TX-SR353

Onkyo TX-SR353 review

Dec 17, 2018

The Onkyo AVR TX-353 is fantastic and sounds great. Onkyo TX-SR353 review sticks to the point that the unit has great sound and easy to use once you get used to it. The ACCU- EQ system took seconds a...

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Pioneer SC-LX501

Pioneer SC-LX501 review

Dec 17, 2018

A receiver is possibly the most important part of your audio setup. Even if you have the best speakers money can buy. Read the Pioneer SC-LX501 review and get what I mean. See price Article navigati...

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Product

Onkyo TX-SR353
Pioneer SC-LX501

Model

TX-SR353
SC-LX501

Brand

Onkyo
Pioneer

Rating

4.0 of 5
4.1 of 5

Reviews

146
95

Amplifier

Total output power

650 W
560 W

Output power per channel

140 W, 80 W
120 W, 200 W, 560 W

Output impedance per channel

6 Ohm, 8 Ohm
4 Ohm, 8 Ohm

Frequency response

20 Hz-20 kHz
20 Hz-20 kHz

Total harmonic distortion

0.06 %
0.08 %

Number of channels

5
7

Signal-to-noise ratio

98 dB
105 dB

Functions

Digital player

Internet radio

Network audio player

Audio formats

AAC

AIFF

Apple lossless

FLAC

MP3

WAV

WMA

Built-in decoders

DTS:X

Dolby Atmos

Dolby digital plus

Dolby surround

Dolby true HD

Built-in display

Type

fluorescent
fluorescent

Colour

black
black

Connectivity interfaces

Bluetooth

Wi-Fi

IEEE 802.3

IEEE 802.3u

Signal processing

HDMI pass-through

up to 4K
up to 4K

Video conversion/scaling

Analog to HDMI up conversion
analog to HDMI up conversion

3D pass-through

has not

Upscaling via HDMI

has not
up to 4K

Connector type

AV inputs

2
3

Optical digital inputs

1
2

Coaxial digital inputs

1
1

HDMI inputs

4
7

HDMI outputs

1
2

Optical digital outputs

has not
has not

Coaxial digital outputs

has not
has not

Subwoofer outputs

1
2

USB

1
1

Phones

1
1

Media content source

Bluetooth

Network

USB-host

Radio

Tuner type

digital
digital

Tuner bands

AM/FM
AM/FM

Preset station

40
40

Additional features

A-B speaker switch

Three-zone capability

Advanced sound retriever (ASR) technology

Apple air-play support

Audio return channel (ARC)

Bi-amplifying

Auto power off

Pure direct mode

Dual-zone capability

Smartphone remote control

Sound features

Audio D/A converter

24bit / 192kHz
32bit / 384kHz

Surround sound effects

Neural Surround
Front Stage Surround Advance

Surround system class

5.1 channel
7.2 channel

Digital content protection

has not
HDCP 2.2

Clock

Built-in clock

Sleep timer

Power device

Operational power consumption

210 W
250 W

Standby power consumption

0.45 W
0.15 W

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Dimensions

12.8 x 17.1 x 6.6 inches
15.6 x 17.1 x 7.4 inches

Weight

17.6 pounds
31.5 pounds
Onkyo TX-SR353
Pioneer SC-LX501
Onkyo TX-SR353
Pioneer SC-LX501

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