It's a common question: "How much amplifier power do I need?" We get asked all the time about power requirements to drive anything from large
Amplifiers & Separates
For your two-channel stereo receiver you definitely want to go with a dedicated amplifier. Clean power and a clean source makes for the best possible listening experience—at least on the electronics side. You'll still need a decent set of speakers, but adding a stereo amplifier is the biggest audio upgrade you can make to your home theater or audio device for audiophile sound.