Denon 7.2 Channel Full 4K Ultra HD Network AV Receiver with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth - AVRX2300W

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7.2 Channel Full 4K Ultra HD Network AV Receiver with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

7.2 Channel Full 4K Ultra HD Network AV Receiver with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

Overview

Fully loaded with the very latest audio and video technologies, the AVR-X2300W delivers incredibly immersive surround sound, optimized via extensive sound tuning – not to mention plenty of amplifier power. It has Dolby Atmos decoding and processing, for the same revolutionary 3D surround sound found in premium movie theaters and – via a future firmware update – will be able to decode DTS:X soundtracks, for complete three-dimensional surround compatibility.

 

For high-resolution video to match this immersive sound, and to ensure it's future-proof, AVR-X2300W's advanced video section is fully compatible with the latest HDMI 2.0a and HDCP 2.2 specifications on all eight of its HDMI inputs. With 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, High Dynamic Range (HDR) and 21:9 video, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support, the AVR-X2300W is ready for the next generation of Blu-ray disc players, set-top boxes and other 4K Ultra HD sources. Advanced video processing provides for 4K Ultra HD full rate, and can upscale the digital SD and HD video to 4K UHD, while the AVR-X2300W is also HDCP 2.2 compliant, a requirement for 4K Ultra HD copy-protected content.

 

The powerful amplifier section features discrete high current output devices on all seven channels, with each of identical design and delivering 95 watts (8 ohms, 0.08%THD, 20Hz~20kHz). Meanwhile, the high-current design gives the AVR-X2300W has the ability to drive lower impedance 4 ohm speakers on all channels, and multiroom capability means you can enjoy different sources in two different rooms at the same time.

 

Full wireless connectivity is provided (Wi-Fi and Bluetooth), with dual antennas to ensure robust signal transmission and reception. You can stream your favorite music through AirPlay, Spotify Connect or from local network storage drives, while high resolution audio formats are fully supported from USB storage or network drives for incredible fidelity.

 

And to keep all this potential under control, the new "Denon 2016 AVR Remote" app can control the receiver from a smartphone or tablet. It's available from the Apple app store, Google Play, and the Amazon app store.

 

 

 

Dolby Atmos

Dolby Atmos: Dolby's revolutionary Dolby Atmos technology dispenses with the channel-based surround sound coding used for decades, in favor of advanced object-based coding, giving the sound designer the ability to place sounds precisely anywhere in the three-dimensional soundspace. Now you can enjoy this award-winning technology at home with the AVR-X2300W, which features the ability to connect a 5.1 surround sound speaker system and 2 additional overhead speakers or 2 additional Dolby Atmos elevation speakers for the ultimate home theater experience.

 

DTS:X

The latest immersive surround sound system, DTS:X features similar object-based audio coding, and provides for overhead speakers to deliver a stunning surround sound experience. (DTS:X will be enabled via future firmware update: for more info, please visit www.denon.com/dtsx.) The AVR-X2300W also features Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding and other Dolby Digital and DTS audio decoding and processing. This includes both Dolby Surround and Neural:X upmixing: users with a ‘3D' sound speaker set-up are able to get an enhanced surround experience from conventional Dolby- or DTS-encoded content, or even music in stereo, using the full set of speakers installed in the listening room.

 

High Resolution Audio

Discover the incredible fidelity of high resolution audio tracks with the AVR-X2300W's ability to decode up to 24-bit/192-kHz lossless files (AIFF, FLAC and WAV; ALAC/Apple Lossless to 24-bit/96kHz), as well as DSD 2.8MHz (the audiophile format of SACD) and now 5.6MHz. Play them from memory devices via the front panel USB, or from network sources – the AVR-X2300W will also play lossy file types such as MP3.

 

Latest HDMI 2.0a Connectivity; HDCP 2.2 Compatible; ISF-Certified

With no fewer than eight HDMI inputs (including one conveniently located on the front panel), along with dual HDMI outputs, the AVR-X2300W's advanced video section features the latest HDMI specifications, including 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, High Dynamic Range (HDR) and 21:9 video, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support on every input.

 

The AVR-X2300W also features HDCP 2.2 compatibility, a requirement for 4K Ultra HD copy-protected content, ensuring ready for the next generation of Blu-ray disc players, set-top boxes and other 4K Ultra HD sources. In addition, the video processor can also upscale digital SD and HD video to 4K Ultra HD.

 

Certified by the Imaging Science Foundation, the AVR-X2300W features a full suite of video calibration controls (for use by an ISF technician), along with ISF Day and ISF Night video modes.

 

Denon 2016 AVR Remote

With the free "Denon 2016 AVR Remote" for iOS and Android, available from the Apple appstore, Google Play or the Amazon appstore, you can control the receiver's operation, as well as accesing its set-up menu, from a smartphone or tablet. The app also gives you quick access to the receiver's status display, option menus, Denon Blu-ray player control, and an online owner's manual for your convenience, while the new queue management feature means you can browse and add new tracks to the playlist on the fly.

 

 

 

Powerful 7 Channel Discrete Amplifier with Eco Mode

Featuring high current discrete power output devices on all seven channels, the AVR-X2300W is rated at 95 watts per channel (8 ohms, 20 Hz~20 kHz, 0.08% THD). It's also equipped with high-current low impedance drive capability, for compatibility with the widest range of loudspeaker models (down to 4 ohms). The Eco mode adjusts the power amplifier's output according to the volume level to reduce power consumption, with an on-screen Eco meter providing real-time monitoring of the power-saving.

 

Dual Subwoofer Outputs

A single subwoofer can give an uneven bass response at the main listening position, with audible peaks and dips. The AVR-X2300W provides for two subwoofers: positioned in different locations, they will even out the low frequencies, for more accurate bass anywhere in the listening area.

 

Smart TV Connectivity

Using the HDMI CEC (consumer electronics control) functionality provided on some Smart TVs, it's possible to control Denon receivers with the TV's remote handset. Set the receiver's "HDMI control" to ON, choose the "Smart Menu" receiver control functions on the TV, and the Smart Menu home screen allows direct access to a range of receiver functions including source and surround mode, the main setup menu, and the Quick Select 'one-touch' presets.

 

Audyssey Silver

As the first AV receiver manufacturer to embrace Audyssey's advanced DSP audio algorithms, Denon brings to the AVR-X2300W the Audyssey Silver suite of DSP functions, which includes MultEQ XT, Dynamic EQ and Dynamic Volume. Audyssey MultEQ XT automatic room acoustic measurement and correction system uses athe supplied microphone and a test-tone sequence to match your speakers to your room's acoustics, giving the smoothest, most natural tonal balance. The MultEQ XT system here provides greater filter precision for the main and satellite speakers, with eight times the resolution of the base MultEQ system, at for up to 8 measurement locations to ensure the best sound for the whole family, not just one ideal 'sweet spot'. Audyssey Dynamic EQ uses advanced psychoacoustic algorithms to continually adjust tonal balance to deliver full range sound, even at lower volume levels; Audyssey Dynamic Volume smoothes out those annoying volume jumps - especially from loud commercials - for an easier viewing experience.

 

Multi-Source/Multi-room

With the AVR-X2300W it's possible to enjoy 5.1-channel surround in one room, while another 'zone' plays another source - such as CD or streaming audio. You can simply connect a pair of stereo speakers to the multi-room amplified outputs. Or, connect a separate stereo amp and speakers to the Zone 2 pre-outs, allowing full 7 channel surround sound in the main room with stereo in the second.

 

The convenient front panel USB port provides a digital connection from music from your iPod touch, iPhone and iPad, while also charging the device. You can also connect a USB drive and listen to files from MP3 all the way up to high resolution DSD (2.8/5.6 MHz), and lossless FLAC lossless (up to 24-bit/192-kHz).

 

The high quality multiway speaker terminals handle a number of cable terminations including banana plugs, and are also color-coded for correct first-time hook-up; color-coded speaker cable labels are provided.

 

Audyssey MultEQ Editor App

The latest Denon audio video products use Audyssey MultEQ for simple, accurate set-up and calibration of your system to the room in which it's used. But now you can go further with the Audyssey MultEQ Editor app, going "under the hood" to view and adjust settings for detailed tuning – allowing you to customize the sound more precisely to the specific problems in your room, and tailor the sound to your personal preferences. With this comprehensive app, you can harness the power of Audyssey MultEQ to take total control of the way your home cinema sounds.

 

This app will allow you to:

Easy To Use Quick Select Functions

The four Quick Select Function buttons on the front panel and the remote control let you choose your preferred input set-up and sound mode for your favorite sources. You can even set up your favourite Internet radio station on a Quick Select button.

 

Easy to Setup, Easy to Use

A clear, easy to understand graphical on-screen display guides you through the set-up process to ensure the correct configuration. The exclusive Setup Assistant and the included Quick Start guide together provide easy setup instructions,leading the user step by step to optimize critical settings for the best possible sound and video quality with the rest of your system.

 

Multichannel Surround
DTS HD Master / DTS:XYes /Yes /
DTS Neo:X / DTS Neural:XNo /Yes /
Dolby TrueHD / Dolby AtmosYes /Yes /
Dolby ProLogic Ilz / Dolby SurroundNo /Yes /
Auro 3DNo /
Audyssey DSXNo /
Multichannel StereoYes /
Max Number of Processing (Preamp) Channels 7.1
Sound Enhancements
Mono Block Power Amp ConstructionNo /
Discrete Power Amplifier 7
D.D.S.C. HD DigitalNo /
Pure DirectYes /
High Grade Audio ComponentsYes /
Gold Plated RCA TerminalsNo /
Clock Jitter ReducerNo /
Alpha ProcessingNo /
Denon Link HDNo /
Audyssey MultEQ XT
Audyssey Dynamic EQ / Dynamic VolumeYes /Yes /
Audyssey LFCNo /
Compressed Audio RestorerYes /
Network
Lossy Formats: MP3 / WMA / AACYes /Yes /Yes /
Lossless Formats: FLAC / ALAC / WAVYes /Yes /Yes /
Lossless formats: FLAC HD 192/24 / WAV 192/24 / ALAC 96/24Yes /Yes /Yes /
DSD Audio Streaming up to DSD5.6
Gapless playbackYes /
AirPlay Audio StreamingYes /
Internet Radio vTuner
Spotify Connect / Pandora / SiriusXM*Yes /Yes /Yes /
Compatible with Remote APP for Smart Phones Android / iOS
Compatible with Remote APP for Tablets Android / iOS / Amazon Kindle
Ethernet PortsYes /
Wi-FiYes /
BluetoothYes /
HDMI
HDMI Inputs: Back / Front 7 / 1
HDCP 2.2 supportYes /
HDMI Outputs: Main / ZoneNo /
Video Conversion Analog -> HDMINo /
Analog to HDMI ScalingNo /
HDMI to HDMI Scaling up to 4k 30/25/24
GUI Overlay on HDMIYes /
HDMI: 3D / 4K / CEC / ARC / INSTAPreviewYes /Yes /Yes /Yes /No /
3D Signal Pass-throughYes /
4K Signal Pass-through / Scaling / GUI OverlayYes /Yes /Yes /
HDMI Pass-Through in Standby ModeYes /
Picture Adjust / Noise ReductionYes /Yes /
CECYes /
DSD Audio CapabilityNo /
Audio Return ChannelYes /
Auto LipSyncYes /
Multi-room / CI
Multi-Room Zones 2
Zone Audio Source: HDMI / Opt, Coax / Network, USB / AnalogNo /No /Yes /Yes /
Zone Audio Output: Speaker / PreoutYes /Yes /
Zone HDMI Output from HDMI SourceNo /
IP Control / RS232 Control / Web Control / App ControlYes /No /Yes /Yes /
Remote In / OutNo /No /
DC Trigger OutputNo /
OTHERS
Auto Speaker Setup by Microphone Audyssey MultEQ XT
FL Display 1 Line
Graphic User Interface - GUI Advanced
ISF CertificationYes /
GUI Languages 9
Setup AssistantYes /
Quick Select Plus / Quick SelectYes /No /
Firmware Update by: Network / USBYes /Yes /
Variable Cross OverYes /
Optimized Bass RedirectionYes /
Bass SyncNo /
ECO ModeYes /
Auto Power OffYes /
Sleep TimerYes /
INPUTS/OUTPUTS
Composite In / Out 2 / 1
Component In / Out 2 / 1
HDMI In / Out 7+1 / 2
Multi-room Video Out: Video / HDMINo /No /
Analog In / OutNo /
Phono (MM) InNo /
Digital In: Optical / Coaxial 2 / 0
Multi-room Out: Analog / DigitalNo /
Multichannel PreoutYes /
Subwoofer Out 2
7.1 Multichannel InputNo /
Speaker Terminal: Gold Plated Screw / Regular ScrewNo /Yes /
Number of terminals 7
Speaker A/B / Bi-amp Drive / Multi-Room Speaker Assignable
Speaker A / B Assignable
Bi-amp Drive Assignable
Multi-Room Speaker Terminal Assignable
Front Inputs: Audio / Composite / Digital (Opt) / HDMI / USBNo /No /No /Yes /Yes /
USB Audio / Made for iPod / Made for iPhoneYes /Yes /Yes /
AM/FM TunerYes /
Specification
Number of Power Amps 7
Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive) -
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive) 125 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 10% 1ch Drive) 185 W
GENERAL
Available color: BlackYes /
Metal Front PanelNo /
System Remote Control RC-1192
Pre-programmed / Learnable / LCD DisplayNo /No /No /
Power Consumption in W 500
Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off) in W 35 W / 75 W
Standby Consumption in W 0.1
CEC Standby Consumption in W 0.5
Network Control On Consumption in W 2.7
Maximum Dimensions (W x D x H) in inches 17.1 x 13.3 x 6.6
Weight in LBS 20.7

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