Pioneer Announces 2011 Home AV Receivers

Like Sony, Pioneer has dropped their 2011 home A/V receiver lineup.  The new line includes models VSX-521, VSX-821, VSX-921 and VSX-1021 and boast new features like Apple’s AirPlay, Made for iPad, DLNA 1.5, Internet Radio and custom apps such as iControlAV21 app and Air Jam1 app. from Pioneer.

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Pioneer 3D Blu-ray Players Now Shipping

Pioneer has announced the availability of its first 3D Blu-ray players, which include the based model BDP-430 and two Elite models, the BDP-41FD and BDP-43FD.  All models feature HDMI 1.4a outputs, 36-bit Deep Color support, DTS-HD Master Audio and Dolby TrueHD.  They also feature compatibility with Pioneer’s free iControlAV App, which turns the iPhone and iPod touch into a fully functioning remote control.

The BDP-430 is priced at $299, while the BDP-41FD and BDP-43FD are priced at $399 and $499, respectively.

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