Sony STRDH130 2 Channel Stereo Receiver
This very basic stereo receiver offers excellent sound quality for around $150. The Sony STR-DH130 might be bare-bones, but its combined 270 watts across two channels offers plenty of power. For those who don't want to spend a lot of money on a complicated stereo receiver , the STR-DH130 offers true plug-and-play capability without all the features and settings to set up.
An auto standby feature allows the receiver to fade into the background when not in use. This receiver features speaker A/B switching, and has good basic connectivity with five analog audio inputs, two audio outputs, and a single audio mini jack for smartphones. Overall, the Sony STR-DH130 delivers excellent sound quality in an affordable and user-friendly package.