Denon AVC-8500H AV Reciever
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Denon AVC-8500H AV Reciever
The Denon AVC-X8500H is the industry's first true 13.2 channel AV Amplifier. Offering unparalleled sound quality and audio performance, the AVC-X8500H features Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro 3D surround decoding with 13 channels of built-in amplification to enable premium 3D surround sound up to 7.2.6 without external amplification. Adding to our legendary AV receiver line, custom installation offerings, and acknowledging the emergence and evolution of the smart home, the AVC-X8500H brings the future of home theatre to the present day with Amazon Alexa's Smart Home Skill* for Entertainment Devices, Apple AirPlay™ and whole-house wireless music compatibility.
Hand-assembled in small batch form in Japan, the 13.2 channel AV Amplifier incorporates custom-made DHCT (Denon High Current Transistors)-discrete monolithic amplifiers rated at 150 watts per channel (@8 ohms, 20 - 20 kHz, THD 0.05%, 2 channel driven), enabling premium surround sound from object-oriented formats, such as Dolby Atmos or DTS:X, without any external amplification. The AVC-X8500H also supports Auro 3D surround sound decoding, up to Auro 13.1 channel, three-layered speaker layout including top and height centre channels. Auro-3D will be enabled via a future firmware update at no additional charge.
Equipped with Amazon's Alexa Smart Home Skill for Entertainment Devices, users can utter voice commands to a connected Amazon Alexa device to natively control a variety of functions, including power on/off, volume, mute/unmute, music play/pause, external input switching and playback of supported streaming services. The Amazon Alexa feature becomes available in Spring 2018. Availability varies by country.
Who is Denon?
Having over 100 years of experience in the design and manufacture of home entertainment products, Denon has a unique combination of knowledge, technological expertise and strong branding to ensure their products are always at the cutting edge of technology, whilst being simple to operate and offering exceptional value for money. Both hifi separates and home cinema separates are offered covering all possible budgets to allow any enthusiast to experience the unique performance of Denon products.
Dolby TrueHD / Dolby Atmos
DTS HD Master
|Max Number of Processing (Preamp) Channels||13.2|
|HEOS Multiroom and Streaming||Yes|
|DSD Audio Streaming||up to DSD5.6|
|FLAC HD 192/24||Yes|
|Gapless Playback||FLAC, WAV, ALAC, DSD|
|AirPlay Audio Streaming||Yes|
|Compatible with Remote APP for Smart Phones||Android / iOS|
|Compatible with Remote APP for Tablets||Android / iOS / Amazon Kindle|
|Spotify Connect / Tidal / Deezer / Others||Yes|
|Lossless FormatsALAC 192/24||FLAC HD 192/24
|HDMI Inputs: Back / Front||7 / 1|
|HDMI Outputs: Main / Zone||2 / 1|
|HDCP 2.2 Support||Yes|
|Analog to HDMI Scaling||up to 4K 60/50|
|HDMI to HDMI Scaling||up to 4K 60/50|
|MULTIROOM / CI||-|
|Zone Audio Source||HDMI (2ch)
Opt, Coax (2ch)
|Zone Audio Output||Speaker / Preout|
|Zone HDMI Output from HDMI Source||Yes|
|IP Control / RS232 Control / App Control||Yes|
|DC Trigger Output||2|
|HEOS Multiroom Integrated||Yes|
|TV Sound Grouping||Yes|
|INPUTS / OUTPUTS|
|Composite In / Out||4 / 2|
|Component In / Out||3 / 1|
|HDMI In / Out||7+1 / 3|
|Multi-room Video Out||Video / HDMI|
|Phono (MM) In||Yes|
|Digital In: Optical / Coaxial||2 / 2|
|Subwoofer Out||2 (independent)|
|7.1 Multichannel Input||Yes|
|Speaker Terminal||Gold Plated Screw|
|Number of Speaker Terminals||15|
|Speaker A/B / Bi-Amp Drive / Multi-Room Speaker||Assignable|
|Front Inputs||HDMI / USB|
|USB Audio / Made for iPod / Made for iPhone||Yes / AirPlay / AirPlay|
|Number of Poweramps||13|
|Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.05% 2ch Drive)||150 W|
|Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive)||190 W|
|Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 1% 1ch Drive)||210 W|
|Metal Front Panel||Yes|
|System Remote Control||RC-1221|
|Pre-programmed / Learnable / LCD Display||Yes|
|Power Consumption||900 W|
|Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off)||70 W / 125 W|
|Standby Consumption||0.1 W|
|CEC Standby Consumption||0.5 W|
|Maximum Dimensions - Antenna Horizontal (W x D x H)||434 mm x 482 mm x 195 mm|
|Maximum Dimensions - Antenna Vertical (W x D x H)||424 mm x 482 mm x 259 mm|
|Maximum Dimensions - Without Antenna (W x D x H)||434 mm x 472 mm x 195 mm|
|Network Control On Consumption||3.7 W|
Providing your item is in stock, the order is usually dispatched within 24 hours. Postage and packing is completely free for orders over £100*. Out of stock items will be dispatched as soon as they become available, out of stock items can take between 4 to 21 days for dispatch.
Orders are sent via our couriers' DPD on a next-day-delivery service and usually, take between 1 and 3 days.
*We ship free of charge to mainland UK addresses, excluding the Scottish Highlands or 'Out-Of-Reach' Scottish locations. Please consult the post-codes below to see if your location falls within this category. If you are still unsure, please contact us on 01432 354921. We also ship to Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Scilly Isles, Scottish Isles and Scottish Highlands, however, delivery to these locations will incur a charge and can only be sent via a 2-day service.