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Denon AVR-X1600H 7.2 Ch AV Receiver

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POS-138414
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Special Price $1,079 Was $1,399

High-performance amplifier: 7.2 channel AV receiver with 145W power per channel
Latest video technology: 4K UHD/60Hz full-rate pass-through, HDR10, Dolby Vision & HLG
Modern inputs: 6x HDMI inputs, HDCP 2.3 support, 4:4:4 colour resolution & BT.2020
HEOS Built-in: Wireless multi-room music streaming technology
Audyssey MultEQ: Optimize your room acoustics with Audyssey software & setup mic

7.2ch 4K Ultra HD AV Receiver with 3D Audio and HEOS Built-in

7.2 channel 4K Ultra HD AV receiver with 145W per channel, HDMI (6in / 1out with eARC). Supports 3D audio formats Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X. Works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple Siri for seamless voice control.

Upgrade your home theatre with the Denon AVR-X1600H. With 145W per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1%, 1ch driven), this performance-tuned Denon AV receiver provides a truly immersive 3D audio experience. Supports Dolby Atmos®, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X. Watch your TV or projector video content with the best possible picture thanks to the latest 4K video technologies like Dolby Vision, HDR10 and HLG.

Key Features

- 7.2 channel AV receiver with 145W power per channel
- Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X
- 6 HDMI inputs with full HDCP 2.3 support, 1 HDMI output
- 4K/60 Hz, Dolby Vision, HDR10, HLG, 4:4:4 colour resolution and BT.2020
- Award-winning Denon Setup Assistant and graphical user interface
- Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Siri voice control
- HEOS Built-in wireless multi-room music streaming technology
- Control with your TV remote via HDMI CEC
- Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC)
- Game Mode for lag-free gaming
- Supports Spotify, Deezer, TuneIn, Deezer and more
- High-resolution DSD (2.8/5.6MHz), FLAC, ALAC and WAV support
- Integrated Phono input for connecting a turntable
- DSP chip with four 300MHz DSP cores powers the latest video, sound and processing needs
- Play the audio from your TV to all zones
- Audyssey MultEQ XT calibration software delivers ultimate equalization for your unique listening environment
- “ihiji Invision”, “Domotz Pro” and "OvrC" remote system monitoring and management technology

Powerful 7-Channel Amplifier with the Latest Home Cinema Innovation

With eARC support pass-through, 6 HDMI inputs and 1 output with full HDCP 2.3 support on all ports, enjoy seamless compatibility with the latest HD and Ultra HD TVs, Blu-ray players and game consoles. The front-panel USB offers convenient audio playback of MP3 and Hi-Res audio formats (WAV, FLAC, ALAC and DSD 2.8/5.6 MHz files). Stream popular music services like Spotify®, Deezer, Tidal and more wirelessly via Bluetooth, Apple AirPlay 2 and Wi-Fi with HEOS Built-in. The Denon AVR-X1600H also works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Siri for effortless voice control.

By visually guiding you through each step in the setup process, the award-winning Denon Setup Assistant ensures you get set up right the first time. Every home theatre is different — that’s why Denon uses premium room calibration technology from Audyssey that automatically measures and optimizes your AV receiver to provide a truly immersive 3D audio experience custom-tailored to your unique listening environment.

Featuring discrete amplifiers on all channels, the AVR-X1600H delivers high-power performance at 145W per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1%, 1ch driven). Low impedance drivers provide operational stability for a wide range of speakers for balanced, tonal sound. The AVR-X1600H supports three-dimensional sound formats Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X, plus an HDMI section with HDCP 2.3 support and advanced video processing with 4K upscaling for HDMI sources.

Amazing 3D Sound

Immerse yourself in multi-dimensional audio with Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization and DTS Virtual:X.


Drive Immersive Surround Sound

Immerse yourself in multi-dimensional audio with Dolby Atmos. Set up Dolby Atmos with a 5.2.2 surround sound speaker system using Dolby Atmos elevation speakers, or dedicated overhead speakers, for the ultimate home theatre experience. Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization provides immersive audio without height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 7.2, 5.2 or 2.2 speaker arrangement.

Get Closer to the Action

DTS:X immersive audio places sound where it would occur naturally in space, creating a lifelike, multi-dimensional audio experience in the home. The improved immersion and heightened realism draw you into the world of your favourite movies. The included DTS Neural:X™ gives your movies, games and music a realism unmatched by traditional 5.1 surround sound. DTS Virtual:X provides immersive audio without height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 7.2, 5.2 or 2.2 speaker arrangement.

Geared Up For 4K Ultra HD

Enjoy your favourite movies, shows and games with the best picture quality available.


Advanced Video Controls

HDCP 2.3 processing is available on all HDMI ports, letting you enjoy copy-protected content uninhibited. Enjoy seamless compatibility with the latest HD and Ultra HD TVs, Blu-ray players and game consoles.


Next-Generation Video Formats

Watch your TV or projector video content with the best possible picture thanks to the latest 4K video technologies like Dolby Vision™, HDR10, and HLG. 4K/60 Hz, Dolby Vision, HDR10, HLG, 4:4:4 colour resolution and BT.2020 provides the greatest video quality with exceptional brightness, contrast and colour.


The Latest HDMI Video Section with eARC

The AVR-X1600H features 6 HDMI inputs and 1 output that all support 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, Dolby Vision, High Dynamic Range (HDR10), Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG), eARC, 3D, and BT.2020 passthrough support for exceptional colour, clarity and contrast. The eARC – enhanced Audio Return Channel – supports 3D audio transmission directly from the TV to your AV receiver.

Easy Setup Experience

The included AVR-X1600H Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the AVR-X1600H via HDMI, the exclusive Denon Setup Assistant appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step by step. A row of colour-coded speaker connections is laid out horizontally, making organizing and connecting speaker wires simple.

Audyssey Audio Optimization

The AVR-X1600H features the Audyssey MultEQ XT room acoustic measurement system. With the supplied microphone, it precisely analyses the output of each speaker to optimize every channel. Plus, the additional Audyssey MultEQ Editor app (available for purchase) allows advanced users to go “under the hood” for further adjustment and customization of your audio environment.

Smart TV Connectivity

Control the Denon AVR-X1600H with your TV remote via the HDMI CEC functionality associated with your TV. The Smart Menu home screen provides you quick access to source and surround mode selections, the AV receiver setup menu and four Quick Selects.

Quick Selects For User-friendly Audio Tuning

The Denon AVR-X1600H front panel features four Quick Select buttons that store your preferred audio settings for each source. Switch between TV audio, Blu-ray, media players and more, and the AVR-X1600H adjusts the EQ settings to your preferences for that media source. Use the buttons on the front panel or opt for the same Quick Selects on the AV receiver remote for faster control. Now allows for one-push all zone stereo mode via Quick Select.

All Zone TV Audio

Play the audio from your TV to all zones. Supports both analog and digital audio connections.

 

Built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Connectivity

The heart of your wireless network. For Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and AirPlay 2 wireless streaming connectivity, the Denon AVR-X1600H is equipped with an advanced dual antenna transceiver system for robust streaming even in congested urban environments. Enjoy listening to your favourite audio content wirelessly from your smart devices.

With HEOS Built-in technology you can play the same song in every room or select a different song for each connected room — the choice is yours. HEOS works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, providing effortless voice control.

HEOS supports free and premium Spotify, Deezer, Amazon Music, TuneIn, iHeart Radio, Sound Cloud, SiriusXM, Tidal and more.

You're In Control

Better control in your back pocket. The free Denon AVR Remote app for iOS and Android makes using the AVR-X1600H even easier — adjust volume, turn it on or off, mute the music, select a source or switch to the HEOS app for wireless music streaming. Download the Denon AVR Remote app and the HEOS app to your smartphone today. Available for both iOS and Android.

Use Amazon Alexa, Siri, or Google Assistant to control your music.

Advanced Sound Processing

Experience extraordinary sound quality from both music and movies.

DSP Power Processing

Incredible power for your music and movie needs. The AVR-X1600H includes an advanced DSP (Digital Sound Processor) chip for tremendous power processing. With four 300MHz DSP cores that are capable of processing over one billion computations per second, the AVR-X1600H supports the latest video, sound and processing needs.

Front USB Port For High-resolution Audio

Enjoy superb audio fidelity with your favourite high-resolution audio tracks. The AVR-X1600H with AKM 32-bit D/A converters features high-resolution audio decoding with multiple lossless file types, including ALAC, FLAC and WAV at up to 24-bit/196-kHz. It is also compatible with 2.8/5.6-MHz DSD files (DSD is the audio coding format of SACD). Play them from memory devices via the front panel USB, or over network sources. The AVR-X1600H also supports other file types such as MP3 and WMA.

Multi-Source, Multi-Room

With the Denon AVR-X1600H, it’s possible to enjoy 5.2 channel surround sound in one room and a separate source or music stream in another. Watch a movie in one room while another family member listens to music in a different zone without interruption. Make use of the internal amps to power the speaker.

Phono Input For Turntable

For nearly 50 years, Denon has been developing turntables and phono pre-amps. With the included phono input, the AVR-X1600H lets you connect your turntable and play vinyl records. Enjoy your collection with exceptional quality and sound.

Dual Subwoofer Outputs

Immerse yourself in evenly distributed, accurate bass. The AVR-X1600H features two subwoofer outputs to smooth out low frequencies and provide better dispersion. No audible peaks or dips — just powerful, room-filling bass.

Works with Latest Voice Assistants

Enjoy effortless voice control and total flexibility from the leading voice services. Using a smart speaker or your phone, speak commands with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple Siri and high-end smart home automation, Josh.ai. Ask to play your favourite music, turn the volume up, skip to the next track, switch inputs and more. Switch between voice services or pick a favourite to use — the choice is yours. Functionality varies by voice agent.


Amazon Alexa

Control the AVR-X1600H hands-free with Amazon Alexa and your voice. Adjust the volume, skip to the next track, switch inputs for your different media players and more — “Just Ask.” Download the free HEOS Home Entertainment Skill to enable Amazon Alexa voice commands for your AVR-X1600H, HEOS devices and other select Denon products. Requires Alexa app and Amazon Echo, Dot or equivalent.



Google Assistant

Start music in the HEOS app, then ask your Google Assistant to control volume, play, pause, skip tracks and more.



Airplay 2 + Siri

Use AirPlay 2 to stream music wirelessly to the AV receiver, or group with other AirPlay-compatible speakers to fill your home with music. Stream audio from your favourite music services like Apple Music and Spotify or watch videos from services like YouTube and Netflix from any iPhone, iPad, Mac or Apple TV and hear the audio perfectly synced to your speakers' AirPlay 2 sources.

AirPlay 2 also supports multi-room audio – wirelessly stream content to multiple AirPlay 2 compatible devices simultaneously with improved audio buffering to ensure smooth audio playback. AirPlay 2 provides control and grouping of compatible audio devices within the Apple Music or Home app. Use AirPlay 2 in-app or with your voice via Siri.

HEOS Built-in: Wireless Music Streaming

Stream your favourite music from anywhere and everywhere around your home with HEOS Built-in technology. Enjoy high-quality music from a wide range of streaming services including Spotify®, TuneIn, Deezer Amazon Prime Music, iHeartRadio, SiriusXM, Soundcloud®, Tidal, Napster, Deezer or local music sources. Control it all seamlessly with the free HEOS app.

Custom Install Ready

The Denon AVR-X1600H features external control and IP control capabilities for easy customization and compatibility with third-party integration solutions. It offers IP control capability for major third-party control devices, as well as Control4 SDPP (Simple Device Detection Protocol) certification for seamless integration with Control4 home automation equipment.

 

Play Your Music Anywhere with HEOS Speakers

With the HEOS multi-room function, the Denon AVR-X1600H can connect with any other product with HEOS Built-in, like HEOS speakers, to play music throughout your entire home. Play the same song in every room or select a different song for each connected room — the choice is yours.

Remote Monitoring Capability

In today’s custom install environment, it’s critical for integrators to provide quick, reliable assistance and service to their clients, even after the install is complete. To support this effort, the Denon IN-Command series AVR-X1600H AV receiver features “ihiji Invision”, “Domotz Pro” and "OvrC" remote monitoring and management interface and service compatibility. These programs allow custom integrators to monitor the status of connected products and troubleshoot remotely from the office or on the go, radically reducing the time it takes to address the issue.

Innovative engineering and technology are at the core of what makes a Denon product so iconic.

Through a disciplined approach to design and production, our engineers ensure that only superb craftsmanship, precision engineering and impeccable performance go into every component. Our solutions are often born through passionately studying examples from the widest array of imaginable fields – including physics, electronics, mechanical engineering, art and nature. Our constant quest to create the perfect entertainment component has given us invaluable inspiration for not only the most powerful technical solutions, but also the most convenient features to satisfy a diverse set of entertainment needs.​ That is why we tirelessly transform creative ideas into leading innovations within our industry.

Simply put, anything that does not provide more passion, improve performance or enhance the experience does not belong in a Denon. We know because we are not just building these products, we are using them. When you actually experience a Denon product, it’s these higher standards that elevate the senses and enhance your entertainment. That’s the Denon Difference.

100+ Years of Firsts in Audio Technology

Founded in 1910, Denon has a deep heritage of “firsts” in audio technology — from Japan’s first audio electronics manufacturer, to producing the world’s first commercial CD player and Dolby Atmos-enabled AV receiver. This focused investment in audio R&D ensures you get the latest technology and highest quality with every listening experience.

More Information
Model Number AVR-X1600H
RRP 1,399.00
Specs

Specifications

Number of Power Amps: 7
Max Number of Processing (Preamp) Channels: 7.1
Speaker Impedance: 4 - 16Ω/ohms



Power output

- 145 watts per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1%, 1ch driven)
- 120 watts per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 0.7%, 2 ch driven)
- 80 watts per channel (8 ohms, 20hz-20kHz, THD 0.08%, 2 ch driven)

 

Inputs/Outputs

Composite In / Out: 2/1
HDMI In / Out: 6/1
Analogue In / Out: 2/0
Phono (MM) In: Yes
Digital In: Optical: 2
Multichannel Preout: 0.2
Subwoofer Out: 2
Speaker Terminals: Regular Screw
Number of Speaker 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: HDMI / USB
USB Audio / Made for iPod / Made for iPhone: Yes
FM Tuner with RDS: Yes

 

HDMI

HDMI Inputs: 6
HDCP 2.2 support: HDCP2.3
HDMI Outputs: 1
GUI Overlay on HDMI: Yes
HDMI: 3D / 4K / CEC / ARC: Yes
Enhanced ARC (eARC): Yes
Dolby Vision / HLG: Yes
4K Signal Pass-through / GUI Overlay:  Yes
HDMI pass-through in standby mode: Yes

 

Multichannel Surround

DTS HD Master: Yes
DTS:X: Yes
DTS Neural:X: Yes
DTS Virtual:X: Yes
Dolby TrueHD: Yes
Dolby Atmos: Yes
Dolby Surround: Yes
Dolby Height Virtualization: Yes
Multichannel Stereo: Yes

 

Sound Enhancements

Audyssey: MultEQ XT
Audyssey Dynamic EQ: Yes
Dynamic Volume: Yes
Audyssey APP support: Yes
Compressed Audio Restorer: Yes

 

Network

HEOS Multiroom and Streaming: Yes
Lossy Formats: MP3 / WMA / AAC: Yes
Lossless Formats: FLAC / ALAC / WAV: Yes
DSD Audio Streaming: up to DSD5.6
FLAC HD / WAV / ALAC 192/24: Yes
Gapless Playback: Yes (FLAC, WAV, ALAC, DSD)
AirPlay 2: Yes
Internet Radio: TuneIn
Spotify Connect / Tidal / Deezer / others: Yes
Amazon Prime Music / Pandora: Yes
Compatible with Remote APP for Smart Phones: Android / iOS
Compatible with Remote APP for Tablets: Android / iOS / Amazon Kindle
Ethernet Ports: 1
Wi-Fi: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth Headphone Transmission: Yes (with update)

 

Multiroom / CI

HEOS Multiroom integrated: Yes
TV Sound grouping: Yes
Multi-Room Zones: 2
Main room multichannel audio - Zone stereo downmix: Yes
Zone Audio Source - HDMI / Opt, Coax: Yes (2ch)
Zone Audio Source - Network, USB / Analog: Yes
Zone Audio Output - Speaker: Yes
Web Browser User Interface: Yes
Smart Remote Management: Yes
IP Control / Web Control / App Control: Yes

 

Other

Voice Control: Amazon Alexa/ Google Assist / Apple Siri
Auto Speaker Setup by Microphone: Audyssey MultEQ XT
FL Display: 1 line
Graphic User Interface - GUI: Hybrid GUI
GUI Languages: 9
Setup Assistant: Yes
Quick Select Plus: Yes
Firmware Update by Network / USB: Yes
Variable Cross Over: Yes
Optimized Bass Redirection: Yes
ECO Mode: Yes
Auto Power Off: Yes
Sleep Timer: Yes

 

General

Colour: Black
Weight: 8.6kg
Dimensions: 434× 339 × 151 (WxDxH)
Dimensions (Antenna Up): 434 x 339 x 215 (WxDxH)

System Remote Control: RC-1227

Power Consumption: 440W
Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off): 29W / 39W
Standby Consumption: 0.1W
CEC Standby Consumption: 0.5W
Network Control On Consumption: 3.5W

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