Flagship AV receivers are back with a vengeance for 2018. We like what we are seeing from the major brands including: Yamaha, Denon, Marantz, Pioneer, Onkyo and NAD. We took a look at the top models for each of these companies to compare features, power and HD audio and video performance options. These AV receivers represent some of the very best options for the 2018 model year.\n\nFrom the massive $4,000 13.2 Channel Denon AVR-X8500H to the $2,200 Yamaha RX-A3080 9.2 channel 3D immersive sound receiver with CINEMA DSP HD3 audio processing and Surround Sound Artificial Intelligence, you won't be disappointed in our list, so read on and decide which new AV receiver you want just in time for summer.\n\n\n\nRead: 2018 Best AV Receivers - 6 Models Compared!\n\nWhich one is your favorite? Let us know why in the discussion thread below.