Onkyo have released the TX-NR686; the newest Onkyo 7.2 channel THX-certified receiver that is rife with glowing reviews so far.
This model is provides the chance to enjoy multi-room and high quality resolution music playback, not to mention support for DTS:X, HDR, 4K and Dolby Atmos.
It is incredibly straightforward to control through the dedicated Controller app with multiroom capability available on smart devices, compatible with all major streaming services such as Tidal and Deezer as well as AirPlay, ChromeCast and Bluetooth. It supports all major file formats including DSD, FLAC and WAV file formats for audiophilic set-ups for 192 kHz/24 bit playback via its high-current drive and high power capacities. With six rear HDCP HDMI inputs, a front HDMI input, a sub out, main out and a built in phonostage and DAC, this receiver seems to do it all and is certainly one to keep an eye out for.