Marantz NR1603 AV Receiver

Marantz NR1603 AV Receiver

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The new Marantz NR1603 AV Receiver has seven channels of 50W power to create dramatic surround sound effects in your living room. It's slim profile allows easy placement within your AV cabinet, whilst the myrad features offer all you could wish for in home entertainment. Six HDMI inputs and 1 out gives great connectivity to your audio and video sources, and a front panel mounted HDMI input makes camcorder or games console connection ultra convenient.

Audio streaming from your home network is simple thanks to the ethernet connection on the rear panel, and Apple Airplay offers an alternative streaming method for all of your iDevices.

Audessey room correction via the supplied microphone and interactive GUI ensures that your home ciema surround sound system is perfectly setup.


Multichannel Surround
THX Ultra II / Select II    -
THX Surround EX    -
DTS HD Master / DTS 5.1 / DTS ES / DTS 96/24    o / o / o / o
Dolby Digital Plus / Dolby TrueHD / Dolby Digital EX / DPL IIz    o / o / o / o
Audyssey DSX    -
Dolby Virtual Speaker / Neural Surround    o / o
Multichannel Stereo    o
Dolby Headphone    -
Compressed audio Enhancer: MDAX / MDAX2    - / o
Sound Enhancements
Current Feedback Topology    -
Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Modules (HDAM)    -
Pure Direct    o
Power Transformer: Toroidal / EI    - / o
High Grade Audio Components    -
Chassis: Copper plated / Metal    - / o
DLNA Certified    o (v1.5)
UPnP Certified    -
Network Audio: MP3 / WAV / AAC / FLAC / WMA    o / o / o / o (HD) / o
Network static video (JPEG)    o
Network Video    -
Integrated webserver    -
Internet Radio: direct / external media player    o / o
vTuner / Napster* /*    o / - / o
WiFi: integrated / external access point    -
Ethernet    o
IP Control    o
Apple APP control by iPhone/iPod touch    o
AirPlay Music Streaming    o
Bluetooth audio via RX101    optional
Auto speaker setup by microphone    Audyssey MultEQ
Audyssey Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume    o / o
Video conversion    CVBS > HDMI; Comp > HDMI
Interlace / progressive conversion    o
Analogue to HDMI scaling    o
HDMI to HDMI scaling    o
Videoprocessing    o
Picture adjust / Noise reduction    o / o
HDMI path through on stand-by    o
Deep Color pass through    o
3D video pass through    o
Audio Return Channel    o
CEC    o
T.B.C. - time base correction    -
Front panel cursor control    -
On Screen Display: GUI / OSD    o / -
Variable cross over    o
Lip sync control    o
Multiroom zones    o
Front Flap    -
Discrete RC coding (Main- / Multiroom)    o / -
Setup Wizard    o
Composite In / Out    3 / 1
S-Video In / Out    - / -
Component In / Out    2 / 1
HDMI In / Out (version x.x)    5+1 / 1
Multi-Room Video Out: Video / Component    - / -
Analogue In/out    3 / 0
Balanced In / Out    -
Phono (MM) In    -
Digital Optical In/Out    1 / 0
Digital Coaxial In / Out    1 / 0
Multi-Room Out: analog / digital    - / -
Multichannel Pre Out / Main In    o (2.1) / -
Subwoofer Out    1
7.1 multichannel input    -
M-XPort for RX101    o
Speaker Terminal: Gold plated screw / regular screw    - / o
Number of terminals    7
Speaker A / B    o
Height speaker terminal    Speaker B or Height
Bi-amp drive (5.1 ch setting) / Speaker C    o / o
Multi-Room Speaker Terminal    o
Marantz remote bus    o
IR Receiver In / Emitter Out    - / -
IR Flasher In    -
Network: (IP-control / update)    o / o
RS232C (control / update)    - / -
DC Triggers    -
Front Inputs: Audio / Composite / Digital (Opt) / HDMI / USB    - / - / - / o / -
USB Audio / Made for iPod / Works with iPhone    o / o / o
Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive)    50 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive)    60 W
70% Guarantee    -
Audio Signal to Noise Ratio    98 dB
FM Tuner    o
Available colors: Gold / Silver / Black / Silver-Gold    - / - / o / o
Metal Front Panel    -
System Remote Control    RC017SR
Pre-programmed / Learnable / LCD Display    - / - / -
Backlit key / glow key    - / o
Power Consumption in W    220
Standby Consumption in W    0.2
Detachable Power Cable    o
Maximum Dimensions (W x D x H) in mm    440 x 367 x 105
Weight in kg    8.3


Providing your item is in stock, the order is usually dispatched within 24 hours. Please remember that postage and packing is completely free for orders over £50*. 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.

Deliveries usually take 1-3 working days. The majority of orders are sent via our couriers'; Interlink Express on a next-day-delivery service. Smaller, low value or light-weight items are normally posted using Royal Mail Recorded or Royal Mail Special Delivery.

Once your product has been dispatched, you will be notified via email and sent a unique consignment number, you can use this number at to check the status of your delivery. If you have provided a mobile telephone number, Interlink's Predict service will notify you by text (and email) of a one-hour delivery window. If the window they suggest is inconvenient, you can change the date of delivery to a later one via text or email.

*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.

Shipping CostsMainland UK (Next-Day)Offshore/Out-of-reach (2-day)Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Scottish Islands, Scilly IslandsRepublic of Ireland (2-day)
Under £50 Orders £7.50 £12.50 £15.00
Over £50 Orders FREE £19.99 £29.99
Surcharge Orders £50.00 £69.99 £79.99
Saturday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A
Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A
Saturday by 12 Delivery £35 N/A N/A


Post codes exempt from the free delivery service include:

Scottish Highlands Post Codes: AB30-38, AB41-42, AB44-56, FK17-99, G83, IV1-28, IV30-39, IV52-54, IV63, KW1-14, PA21-33, PA34-40, PH15-26, PH31-41, PH49-50
Islands Post Codes: HS1-9, IV40-51, IV55-56, KA27-28, KW15-17, PA20, PA41-49, PA60-78, PH42-44, ZE1-3
Northern Ireland: All BT postcodes
Channel Islands Post Codes: JE, GY
Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25

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