The Pioneer VSX-1020 provides full iPhone and iPod integration, which means that using the digital USB connection you can listen to your tunes without quality loss caused by D/A conversion. The advanced sound retriever even restores quality lost during compression. With the iControlAV application, you can access the receiver’s main functionalities and use your iPhone or iPod touch as a remote control.

The VSX-1020 also decodes the latest HD audio formats and upscales video sources to 1080p (HD) and gives you better colour. With the latest HDMI version 1.4a, it’s also ready for 3D content from broadcasting, games to home cinema with resolutions up to 1080p. Connect your receiver to the internet and enjoy your favourite radio stations online.

Available at www.penta.com.au/ for $ 795.00.