Stream crisp, powerful audio with built-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Airplay. With 7.2 channels and 150 watts of power, it's legendary Sony sound that really connects. Featuring 4k resolution pass-through, high-res audio compatibility, 6 HD inputs and a new intuitive graphical interface, this receiver brings out the best in your music, Blu-ray movies, games and more.
7.2 Ch. Of Power - 150W per channel, this powerhouse envelopes you in a new level of sound performance. (165W x 7 @ 6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9% THD). Added amplifier functionality allows for configuration flexibility including: speakers A or B, speakers A and B, in addition to Bi-Amp should the scenario call for it.
Built for sound - Employing construction and circuitry design cues from our ES line, it all begins with a rigid chassis based on the legendary frame and beam concept. To this structure, we then mount: a high capacity power transformer, custom heat sink, and other specially designed and selected audio-grade components that add up to class leading sound quality sound.
Wi-Fi Built-in - Wirelessly connect to your home network and access music stored on: your computer, network storage device, smartphone, or built-in music services. Also AirPlay compatible, you can easily stream your music from your iPhone/iPod Touch, iPad or iTunes along with compatible music Apps like Spotify and iHeart Radio.
Bluetooth Built-in with NFC One Touch Listening - Stream and control your Bluetooth audio experience with compatible music devices, smartphone, tablet, or computer, And digital music players. Built-in AAC and aptX codec support avoids signal quality loss when streaming music wirelessly.
Advanced on-screen graphical user interface - Easily set-up and control the A/V receiver via intuitive on-screen graphical user interface. Change inputs, adjust settings, and confirm volume levels on-screen.
High-Resolution Audio playback - Convenient DLNA (Wi-Fi) and USB connectivity supports high bit rate 192k/24-bit WAV/FLAC audio playback, and even DSD. Additional file formats supported include: MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV192k, FLAC 192k, ALAC, AIFF and DSD (2.8MHz). Simply connect the compatible device to the receiver and enjoy. And with Sony proprietary D.L.L. (Digital Legato Linear) technology, you can enjoy your favorite digital audio files in high-quality brilliance.
Dedicated 32-bit DSD DAC processing - FIR (Finite Impulse Response) filters are ideal for performing DSD signal D/A conversion. Conventional FIR filters generally process high-speed data strings at 64fs (fs=2.8MHz) with roughly 22 to 23-bit accuracy, leaving a need for a dedicated device. Enter the Sony 32-bit DSD DAC using a specially-developed algorithm that delivers genuine 32-bit resolving power for crystal clear audio conversion.
5 HDMI Inputs - Make the most of your HDMI-equipped, high definition video and audio capable devices: Sony PlayStation entertainment system, Blu-ray Disc player, or any other device with 5 HDMI inputs (up to 4K capable). For an added personalization, you can also reassign inputs.
Network Services - Access and enjoy music streaming at its very best-the latest from Spotify, Pandora, Music Unlimited, and tunein.
Pure Direct - Pure Direct mode preserves signal clarity and detail by switching off unnecessary signal processing circuitry to provide the cleanest possible signal path with minimized electronic interference.
Smartphone connectivity via MHL - Directly connect your smartphone via an MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) certified HDMI cable and let your favorite personal video clips, music, and more loose on the big screen complete with big sound. MHL also supports the charging of connected devices.
4K video upscaling - Maximize image quality for non-4K connected video sources up to 4K quality. The STR-DN850 allows native 4K video content pass through to 4K capable televisions and projectors, and even up-scales high definition movies and TV shows to 4K quality.
Control with your iPhone or Android devices with free Apps - Download the free SongPal Remote app from iTunes or the Google Play Store and use your iPhone or Android devices with the SongPal app to control receiver functionality including volume, input selection and streaming music apps.
Standby Audio/Video signal pass-through - Enjoy convenient access to all of your HDMI connected devices without having to power on the receiver.
HDMI Audio Return Channel support - Eliminate unnecessary cables. With ARC, TV audio signal can be transmitted back to your receiver through the same HDMI cable already being used to send audio and video to your TV.
3D Pass-through - Compatible with Blu-ray 3D movies, video games and other 3D content.
24p True Cinema (pass-through) - Watch Blu-ray Disc movies in their native frame rate (24 frames per second) when paired with a 24p compatible HDTV and playback device like a Blu-ray Disc Player or PlayStation gaming console via HDMI cable.
Smartphone savvy - Listen to music and watch video stored on your iPod or iPhone while charging your device through the front USB input. Easily connect compatible, portable devices including: AndroidTM smartphones, iPod/iPhones, digital music players, and even USB thumb drives or hard drives.
Sound Optimizer - Stop missing out on dynamic movie sound effects when you need to keep the at volume low levels. Sound Optimizer delivers optimized sound effect reproduction while maintaining the intended sound stage at high or low volume levels.
HD Digital Cinema Sound with front-High speakers - Optimize your receiver settings to mimic movie theater sound characteristics. Front Height mode enables vocal height and 3D effects for improved effects positioning and added depth. Imagine as a helicopter descends from above and lands right in front of you - you'll hear the change in height as the effect unfolds on-screen.
Sony Sound field technology - Experience the emotion of a live performance in your very own home when you embrace legendary Sony engineering expertise.
Advanced Digital Cinema Auto Calibration - Quick Speaker Set Up - Quickly and easily maximize your in-home theater experience via the newly improved Advanced Digital Cinema Auto Calibration feature. During setup, place the included microphone where you will be seated and wait as the settings are automatically optimized based on the distance, placement of your speakers.
BRAVIA Sync Capable (HDMI CEC) - Conveniently operate and control select Sony BRAVIA Sync devices with one remote including: Sony Blu-ray Disc Players, BRAVIA HDTVs, Sony home theater products.
Amplifier/ReceiverInput/Output OthersMHL (Mobile High-definition Link) Front/Rear: 1 Rear Input
Amplifier Features4 Ohm/8 Ohm Switching: Yes (6 ohm)Advanced Auto Volume: YesAirPlay: YesBi-AMP: YesDigital Legato Linear: YesNumber of Amp channels: 7 ChannelsOP processing: YesSound Optimizer: YesSpeaker Impedance: 6-16ohmsSpeaker Selector: A / B / A+B / OffSpeaker Terminal: ScrewSub Woofer X' Over: 17 points (40 - 200 Hz)
Amplifier Power(6Ohms, 1kHz, 1ch driven) THD: 0.9%(6Ohms, 1kHz, 2ch driven) THD: 1%6Ohms, 1kHz, 1ch driven: 150 W6Ohms, 1kHz, 2ch driven: 110 W + 110 W6ohms, 20-20kHz, 2ch driven: 95 W + 95 W (0.09%)
DCAC FeaturesAutomatic Phase Matching: YesBand: 6DCAC: Advanced D.C.A.C.Mic: Mono
Network FeaturesInternet Music Service: Yes (Spotify Connected/Tunein/Pandora/Music Unlimited)Mobile Application: SongPal/TVSideviewMusic Decoding Format for Network Client: WAV ( LPCM ), MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, ALAC, AIFFNetwork Client: Yes (Music)Network Renderer: YesSony Entertainment Network: YesAudio FeaturesDecoding Format192kHz/24bit: Yes (PCM)96kHz/24bit: Yes (PCM)DTS / DTS-ES (Matrix6.1 / Discrete6.1): Yes/YesDTS 96/24/ DTS Neo:6: Yes (96/24)DTS HD MA/ DTS HD HR: Yes/YesDolby Digital EX/ Dolby Digital: Yes/YesDolby Dual Mono: YesDolby Prologic/II /IIx /IIz: Yes (Prologic, ii, iix)Dolby TruHD/Dolby Digital +: Yes/YesLPCM (2CH/5.1CH/7.1CH) thru HDMI: Yes (2CH / 5.1CH / 7.1CH)
Sound Field2ch: YesA.F.D. Auto: YesAnalog Direct: YesBerlin Philharmonic Hall: Yes(SB/FH)HD-D.C.S.: YesHeadphone 2ch: YesHeadphone Direct: YesJazz Club: YesLive Concert: YesMulti Stereo: YesNeo:6 Cinema: YesNeo:6 Music: YesPLII Movie: YesPLII Music: YesPLIIx Movie: YesPLIIx Music: YesPortable Audio Enhancer: YesPure Direct: YesSound Field Link: YesSports: YesStadium: YesTrue Concert Mapping: Concertgebouw/Musikverein: Yes
TunerAuto Tuning: Yes (GUI)Direct Tuning: Yes (GUI)Preset Channel (FM/AM): 30 FM, 30 AMStation Name: YesGeneralOtherAssignable Component Video In: YesAuto Standby: YesDigital Input Assign: Yes (Component/Optical/Coax)Display: 10 digit dot matrixEasy Automation: Yes Custom PresetGUI: Yes w/GUI BlendingGUI Language: English, French, Spanish, GermanPin Jack: NickelPower Consumption: 240WPower Consumption (Power Stand By): 0.3WPower Requirement: 120 V 60 HzSleep Timer: Yes (up to 2 hours)Update Capability: Yes (Internet/USB/PC)iPod Browsing with System (via USB): Yes (Music)Inputs and OutputsAudio InputsAnalog Audio In: 2 (not including AV in)Coaxial: 1Multi-ch In: Yes (FM and AM)Optical In: 2
Audio OutputsHeadphone Out: Yes (Gold)Pre Out: 2Pre Out (Subwoofer): 2
Other Inputs and OutputsBluetooth: Yes (Bluetooth version 2.1+EDR Profile: A2DP, AVRCP Ver1.3 Codec: SBC/aptX/AAC) with NFCEthernet (Switching HUB): 1USB: Yes 2 (Front:iPhone/WM)(support format: MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV192k, Flac 192k, ALAC, AIFF and DSD (2.8MHz)) support iPhone4s spec: (DC 5V, 1.0 A MAX)
Speaker OutputsCenter: YesCenter (Bass/Treble): YesFront (Bass/Treble): YesFront A (L/R): YesFront High (Bass/Treble): YesFront High (L/R): YesSurround (Bass/Treble): YesSurround (L/R): YesSurround Back (Bass/Treble): YesSurround Back (L/R): Yes
Video InputsAV In: Including Front AV: 2HDMI In: 5
Video OutputsComposite Video Out: Inc. Monitor Out: 1HDMI Out: 1Video FeaturesA/V Sync FeaturesA/V SYNC: Yes (Variable)A/V Sync Sampling Frequency: 192 kHzA/V Sync Time (msec): 0-300 msecA/V Sync auto mode: Yes
HDMI3D over HDMI: YesAudio Return Channel: YesAudio Widget: YesBRAVIA SYNC (CEC Control): Yes: One-Touch Play, System Audio Control, System Power OffDSD: Yes (HDMI)HDMI Version: 1.4aHDMI video output capability: 4K, 1080p, 1080/24p Deep Color (up to 36 bit) Triluminos Color (xvYCC)Power Off Pass Through: YesS-Select: YesVideo Up Converter (Analog Component/HDMI): YesVideo Up Scaler (Analog; Component/HDMI): Yes (4K)Weight and MeasurementsWeight and MeasurementsCarton Dimensions (WxHxD mm): 498 x 251 x 398Receiver Dimension (WxHxD inches): 16.93 x 6.14 x 12.97