The THX-Select Certified VSX-35TX is an excellent core to a home theater system, with Surround EX and Dolby Digital/dts surround sound processing for riveting audio realism in movies, concerts, sports, and other programming. (90 Watts per channel x 5 drive this realism home.) CD's will sound incredibly pure coming through the VSX-35TX, due to its high-end D-A conversion. And for convenience, we've included an illuminated smart remote and a multi-room, multi-source capability, so you can control various sources from different rooms. The VSX-35TX carries the Elite two-year warranty.