Pioneer Electronics has announced a new line of Elite A/V receivers with iPod connectivity. The Pioneer Elite VSX-90TXV, VSX-91TXH, VSX-92TXH and VSX-94TXH receivers allow access and control of music and video on the iPod via the optional Pioneer IDK-80 universal iPod docking station. Navigation is controlled with the remote control and on-screen display. Other features include HDMI and component connectivity, THX Select II certification, and Dolby Digital EX decoding. The 90TXV and 91TXH will be available in June for $650 and $1000 respectively, while the 92TXH and 94TXH hit stores in August and sell for $1300 and $1600. The Pioneer IDK-80 universal iPod docking station is priced at $100.
Charles Starrett was a senior editor at iLounge. He's been covering the iPod, iPhone, and iPad since their inception. He has written numerous articles and reviews, and his work has been featured in multiple publications.