Onkyo Offers AV and Stereo MiniSystems

first_imgIt can’t be easy to sell stereos nowadays, with the iPhone and iPod having become a one-stop home audio system, but Onkyo knows that shoppers are looking for something compact, iPad-friendly, and affordable. In response, the company has created the CS-V645 DVD/CD mini system. It plays a wide range of audio and video formats, and has a port for iPhone/iPod connections. Videos are automatically upscaled for output to a high-def display over an HDMI connection. The dock is on top of the receiver, while the USB jack is on the front panel for easy access to flash drives or cable-connected systems. Look for it in early December for $399.If that’s too much, try the Onkyo CS-445 CD mini-system. It plays CD-R/RW discs, and includes an iPod/iPhone dock. It will be available in early November for $329.last_img read more