Sony STR-V2

This Sony STR-V2 is a somewhat unique lower end offering from Sony. Made in Korea it hit the market in 1978 and sold for around $260.00. The STR line included the V1, V2, V3, V4, …

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Sony STR-7065

Produced from 1972-1974 the Sony STR-7065 is a nice looking, aesthetically well balanced, receiver. It’s Direct coupled power amp produces 60 watts per channel. It retailed for about $550.00 and was a direct competitor with …

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Sony STR-7045

This very nice looking Sony STR-7045 was made available around 1973 or 1974. It retailed for $370 which is over $1800.00 in today’s dollars. So, it wasn’t cheap. It puts out 30 watts per channel …

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Sony STR-V3

Sony’s STR-V line was export only from Japan and sold well in Europe. Didn’t sell quite as well in the U.S.  This Sony STR-V3 was made in 1978 and featured 35 watts per channel.  It …

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Sony STR-V5

The Sony STR-V5 is the younger brother of the STR-V6 and top of the line STR-V7.  It was introduced around 1978 and has the classic 70’s Sony styling. I personally really like the Sony style …

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