The Denon DRA-800H is a two-channel Hi-Fi network receiver that enables high-quality audio performance via your choice of analogue and digital AV sources. With FM/DAB+ radio, a wide array of connectivity including Phono input, network integration and HDMI built-in, you can upgrade your hi-fi and home theatre experience at home. Featuring an advanced custom amplifier design and a strong power supply, the DRA-800H ensures your loudspeakers drive detailed, precise imaging and impactful sound.
With 4K Ultra HD HDMI and the latest wireless music streaming technologies (Wi-Fi, AirPlay 2, Bluetooth and HEOS Built-in), the DRA-800H integrates seamlessly with your TV, music services and Hi-Fi system. Enjoy network streaming and USB front-panel audio playback of MP3, WAV, FLAC, ALAC and DSD (2.8/5.6MHz) files. Equipped with A/B speaker terminals, dual subwoofer pre-outs, three digital and two analog inputs, one phono (MM) input for connecting a turntable and ARC for TV audio. The DRA-800H delivers a premium stereo listening experience for your music collection and home theatre viewing.
• 100W power per channel (8 ohm, 20Hz – 20kHz, THD: 0,07%, 2ch driven)
• 4K/60 Hz, HDR10, HLG, 4:4:4 colour resolution and BT.2020 via the 5 HDMI inputs
• Premium AKM 32-bit 8ch DAC brings out the fine details of your music
• High-resolution audio (192kHz/24bit, FLAC, WAV, ALAC and DSD 2.8/5.6MHz)
• HEOS Built-in wireless multi-room music streaming technology
• Supports Spotify, Amazon Music, TuneIn, Deezer and more
• Discrete amplification & dedicated circuitry delivers a premium audio experience
• Speaker A/B and Zone 2 pre-out for connecting two pairs of speakers and extending your system
• Integrated phono input and MM equalizer for connecting a turntable
• Plenty of analog and digital audio inputs for connecting all your sources
• FM analogue radio and digital DAB+ digital radio built-in
• Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Siri voice control
• Award-winning Denon Setup Assistant and graphical user interface
• Easily control the DRA-800H with most Smart TV remotes via HDMI-CEC
• Direct access tone control and direct mode
• Four Quick Select Buttons for easily accessing your preferred audio settings for each source
The DRA-800H Hi-Fi network receiver amplifier is specifically designed to meet the needs of your two-channel system. Featuring a custom discrete high-current power amplifier, symmetrical design and an OFC (oxygen-free copper) winding power transformer, the DRA-800H delivers maximum performance and 100W of power per channel (8 ohm, 20Hz – 20kHz, THD: 0,08%, 2ch Driven). With low impedance drive capability, it offers greater stability with a wide range of floor-standing and bookshelf loudspeakers for balanced, quality sound, every time. Auto ECO mode helps reduce power consumption, without sacrificing audio quality.
Denon sound engineers use carefully selected Hi-Fi parts, including custom resistors and audio grade capacitors, to tune the stereo receiver. Using the design principles found in Denon award-winning amplifiers, the DRA-800H features a symmetrical layout, double differential DAC circuit and analog preamp circuits that don’t interfere with the power supply. The dedicated circuitry with its short, straight paths between the power supply, signal and amplification ensure your loudspeakers drive detailed and precise imaging.
The DRA-800H utilizes an eight-channel premium DAC to deliver amazing stereo imaging and detail. By assigning two DAC’s per channel including the subwoofer output, hear increased dynamic range and improved signal to noise (s/n).
Enjoy superb audio fidelity with your favourite high-resolution audio tracks. The DRA-800H 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’s 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 DRA-800H also supports other file types such as MP3 and WMA.
Enjoy a wide array of music streaming services including Spotify free and premium, Deezer, Tidal, Amazon Music and many more. Explore the world of internet radio with tunein and enjoy distortion free radio from all over the globe.
The heart of your wireless network. For Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and AirPlay 2 wireless streaming connectivity, the Denon DRA-800H 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 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, Amazon Music, Deezer, TuneIn, Sound Cloud, Tidal and more.
With a full host of AV connections, there are no limitations to connecting all your sources. From classic audio players to the latest gaming consoles or streaming devices, the Denon DRA-800H is the hub of your home entertainment.
For nearly 50 years, Denon has been developing turntables, cartridges and phono pre-amps. With the included phono input, the DRA-800H lets you connect your turntable and play vinyl records. Enjoy your collection with exceptional quality and sound.
Connect two pairs of speakers for easy A/B switching. Or, extend your system to a second room and listen to a different source in Zone 2 via pre-outs.
Enjoy your favourite movies, shows and games with the best picture quality available. The DRA-800H features 5 HDMI inputs and 1 output — that support full 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, High Dynamic Range (HDR10), Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG), ARC, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support for exceptional colour, clarity and contrast. Audio Return Channel (ARC) support enables the transmission of audio directly from the smart TV to the receiver through the connected HDMI cable.
HDCP 2.3 processing is available on all HDMI ports, letting you enjoy copy-protected content totally uninhibited. Enjoy seamless compatibility with the latest HD and Ultra HD TVs, Blu-ray players and game consoles.
The included DRA-800H Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the DRA-800H via HDMI, the exclusive Denon Setup Assistant appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step-by-step.
The Denon DRA-800H 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 DRA-800H adjusts the EQ settings to your preferences for that media source. Use the buttons on the front panel or opt for the same Quick Select on the receiver remote for faster control. Now allows for one-push all zone stereo mode via Quick Select.
Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM) ensures Xbox One users have a more responsive and immersive gaming experience when connected with select TV models that also support ALLM.
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. 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.
Control the DRA-800H 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 DRA-800H, HEOS devices and other Denon products with HEOS built-in. Requires Alexa app and Amazon Echo, Dot or equivalent.
Start music in the HEOS app, then ask your Google Assistant to control volume, play, pause, skip tracks and more.
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.
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, Amazon Prime Music, Soundcloud®, Tidal, Napster, Deezer or local music sources. Control it all seamlessly with the free HEOS app.
With the HEOS multi-room function, the Denon DRA-800H 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.
The Denon DRA-800H 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. An IR (infrared) remote control jack is on the rear panel for remote control compatibility with other components in your home theatre system.
As Japan’s first audio electronics manufacturer with a deep legacy of firsts -- Denon is the defining audio company of Japan. Founded in 1910, we enable the moments that matter through the relentless pursuit of quality, innovation and audio performance. We innovate for a better experience.
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.
Number of Power Amps
Total Harmonic Distortion
Input Sensitivity: MM
Signal to Noise Ratio: MM/MC
Input Sensitivity: High level
Signal to Noise Ratio: High level
Metal Front Panel
Power Consumption in W
Standby Consumption in W
Auto Power Off
Detachable Power Cable
System Remote Function
Maximum Dimensions (W x D x H)
Digital in: optical / coaxial / USB-A
Phono Input: MM
Pre-out / Main-in
HDMI: inputs / outputs
Gold plated Cinch
Speaker A / B
Number of terminals
Remote Control Bus in
HEOS Link compatibility: IR / IP
Digital in: optical / coaxial / USB-A
Sample Rate digital In
USB-A: DSD / WAV / FLAC / ALAC
Tuner: DAB / DAB+ / FM (RDS)
Streaming audio from PC
Wi-Fi / Wired LAN
Spotify Connect / Tidal / Deezer / others
Amazon Prime Music
HEOS Multiroom and Streaming
Voice Control - Works with Amazon Alexa
Voice Control - Google Assist / Apple Siri
DSD-Audio network streaming
Lossy Formats: MP3 / WMA / AAC
Lossless Formats: DSD / FLAC HD 192/24 / ALAC 96/24 / WAV 192/24
Remote APP: iDevice / Android
Wide range amplifier
Power amp discrete construction
Balance / Bass / Treble