Featured

Anthem AVM 90 Processor Review | Audiophile Sound, Quad Subs, Crushes AVM 60



Published
Part 1 of a 3-part review of the Anthem AVM 90 8K 15.4CH Preamp Processor. In part 1 of this three-part review on Anthem's flagship Preamp-Processor, we'll cover the AVM 90 8K's design, features, streaming technologies, upgraded DACs, quad subwoofer outputs, ARC Genesis, and the differences between Anthem's AVM 70 and AVM 60 preamp processors. We also include direct blind listening test comparisons between the AVM 60 and the new AVM 90 in the same speaker set up with both systems properly level matched and calibrated.

0:00 Introduction
0:39 Overview
1:23 Impact of Global Events
1:52 Design
3:23 Connectivity
6:19 IMAX Enhanced over eARC
8:19 Differences between AVM 90 vs. AVM 70
8:39 AVM 90 DACs
10:09 Four Independent Subwoofer Outputs
11:48 Built for Streaming
13:55 Roon Integration
15:29 ARC Genesis
16:07 Upgraded Microphone
16:50 Automatic Phase Adjustment
17:39 ARC Genesis QuickMeasure
18:46 AVM 90 vs. AVM 60
21:07 AVM 90 vs. AVM 60 Headphone Comparison
22:29 Quirks
24:15 Competition and Comparative Value

For the full written review, please visit:
https://www.audioholics.com/av-receiver-reviews/anthem-avm70-90-mrx1140-740-540

► Buy the Anthem AVM 90: https://bit.ly/AnthemAVM90
► Buy the Anthem AVM 70: https://bit.ly/AnthemAVM90p

Shop Audio Advice: https://bit.ly/3thUFI1

Recommended Headphones:
JBL Tour One M2: https://bit.ly/JBLTourOneM2-headphones
Focal Bathys: https://bit.ly/FocalBathyswireless
Focal Celestee: https://bit.ly/Focalcelestee
Mark Levinson 5909: https://bit.ly/MarkLevinson5909
Sony WF-1000XM3: https://bit.ly/SonyIEMs

Recommended Subwoofers:
SVS SB-1000 Pro: https://audioadvice.io/36Pea3a
SVS PB-1000 Pro: https://audioadvice.io/3sreeyk
SVS SB-3000: https://bit.ly/SVSSB3000Sub
Paradigm Defiance X12: https://bit.ly/ParadigmX12
Perlisten D15s: https://bit.ly/PerlistenD15s
Perlisten R212s: https://bit.ly/PerlistenR212s
Perlisten R210s: https://bit.ly/PerlistenR210s
Arendal 1961 1S or 1V: https://bit.ly/Arendal1961sub
Arendal 1723 1S Sub: https://bit.ly/Arendal17231Ssub

Recommended AV Separates
Trinnov Altitude 32: https://bit.ly/TrinnovAltitude32
Trinnov Altitude 16: https://bit.ly/TrinnovAltitude16
Trinnov Amplitude 16: https://bit.ly/TrinnovAmplitude16
Trinnov Amplitude 8: https://bit.ly/TrinnovAmplitude8

Recommended AV Receivers:
Onkyo TX-RZ50 ($1,599): https://bit.ly/OnkyoTXZ50
Denon AVR-X3800H 9.2CH AV Receiver: https://bit.ly/DenonX3800h
Marantz Cinema 50: https://bit.ly/MarantzCinema50
Yamaha RX-A2A: https://audioadvice.io/3ppWFg9
Sony STR-AZ5000ES: https://bit.ly/SonySTRAZ5000ES
Sony STR-AZ7000ES: https://bit.ly/SonySTRAZ7000ES
Denon AVR-X6700H 11.2CH AV Receiver: https://audioadvice.io/3HsdEou
Anthem MRX1140: https://bit.ly/AnthemMRX1140
Anthem AVM 90 15.4CH Processor: https://bit.ly/AnthemAVM90
Monolith M8250x 8CH Amp: https://bit.ly/8CHamp
NAD M23: https://bit.ly/NADm23amp

Recommended Powered Speakers:
Kanto YU4: https://bit.ly/Kantoyu4
Kanto YU6: https://bit.ly/KantoYU6speakers
Kanto TUK: https://bit.ly/KantoTUK
Kanto Sub8: https://bit.ly/KantoSub8

Recommended Center Channels:
SVS Prime Center: https://bit.ly/SVSPrimecenter
Paradigm Premier 500C: https://bit.ly/Paradigm500C
Revel C208: https://bit.ly/RevelC208

Recommended Speakers:
SVS Prime 5.1 Speaker / Sub System: https://audioadvice.io/3JZJOt5
JBL HDI-3800: https://bit.ly/JBLHDI3800sale
Polk R700 Tower Speakers: https://audioadvice.io/3C0TK2B
Heco Aurora 700: https://bit.ly/HecoAurora700spks
Heco Aurora 1000 Tower Speakers: https://bit.ly/Aurora1000
Arendal 1961 Monitor: https://bit.ly/Arendal1961Monitor
Klipsch RP-8000F II Tower Speakers: https://audioadvice.io/3445l4A
Arendal 1723S Tower Speakers: https://bit.ly/Arendal1723s
Focal Aria K2 936: https://bit.ly/3zVAxi5
Focal Kanta No2: https://bit.ly/Focalkantano2
Sony SSCS5 Speakers:https://audioadvice.io/3td2O0w
SVS Prime Elevation Surround: https://audioadvice.io/35aZCdR
MartinLogan Motion XT F100: https://bit.ly/MartinLoganF100
MartinLogan Motion XT F200: https://bit.ly/MartinLoganF200
MartinLogan Motion F10: https://bit.ly/MartinLoganF10
MartinLogan Motion XT B100: https://bit.ly/MartinLoganB100
Perlisten S7t Limited Edition: https://bit.ly/PerlistenS7tLE
Perlisten S7t: https://bit.ly/PerlistenS7towers
Perlisten R7t: https://bit.ly/PerlistenR7t
Perlisten R5t: https://bit.ly/PerlistenR5t
Perlisten S3ic: https://bit.ly/PerlistenS3ic
Perlisten R3ic: https://bit.ly/PerlistenR3ic

Audioholics Recommended Cables:
250ft CL2 12AWG Speaker Cable: https://amzn.to/2vwS9QH
50ft 10AWG Speaker Cable: https://amzn.to/3DeMTT5
Locking Banana Plugs: https://amzn.to/2ZQt15x
9ft 4K HDR HDMI Cables: https://amzn.to/2WiIXeD

Disclaimer: Audioholics earns commissions from qualifying purchases with the Affiliate Links used in the description of this video. We appreciate your support.

Follow us on:

Patreon:
https://www.patreon.com/audioholics

FACEBOOK
https://www.facebook.com/Audioholics

TWITTER
https://twitter.com/AudioholicsLive
#hometheater #hdmi #audiophile
Category
Audio
Be the first to comment