The Sony ES flagship receiver redefines the home theater receiver with 9.2 ch., 130 watts perch.,6 9 HDMI inputs 4K video pass-through and upscaling, easy automation home theater and lighting control plus expandable home automation, the widest selection of Internet streaming (including Netflix), Sony?s DCAC EX Auto Calibration, activity-based navigation, and easy set up.
-9.2 Channel A/V Receiver with 130W per ch (8 Ohm 20-20kHz 0.09%THD)6
-Easy Automation home theater and lighting with custom scenes
-11 HD inputs (9 HDMI, 2 component)
-4K resolution pass-through and up-scaling
-Stream the widest variety of movies and music from the Internet
-3-HDMI output (2 HDMI main theater, 1 2nd zone w/4K pass-through)
-Upgradable with a C4 integrator to a full home automation system
-Seamless integration with the leading control systems
-Control with iOS and Android devices with the ES Remote App
-Sony ES 5-Year Limited Warranty
Beautiful nine-channel sound
130 Watts x 9 (8 Ohm 20-20kHz 0.09%THD)6 for cinema-like surround sound and crystal clear music reproduction.
Easy Automation home theater and lighting
Control all your home theater components, including your TV, cable box, receiver and Blu-ray Disc player, with the included remote or with the ES Remote App on a compatible iOS or Android device.3You can even control your lights with the purchase of compatible switches or dimmers.
Eleven High Definition inputs for system flexibility
Eleven HD inputs, Nine HDMI inputs (up to 4Kcapable) let you connect a Sony PlayStation3 entertainment system, Blu-ray Disc player, or any other HDMI-capable equipment and get uncompressed digital video and multi-channel digital audio.
Stream movies and music from the Internet
Enjoy more movie and music options with a wide variety of built-in streaming services including Netflix, YouTube, Hulu Plus, Pandora and Slacker.
Custom scenes set the mood
Watching a movie? Have your lights dim, your inputs automatically switch, your movie start, and your volume adjust to its optimal level with the click of one button. Do the same for listening to your favorite music, playing a game, or throwing a house party.
4K pass-through and up-scaling
Future-proof your system and take a quantum leap in video clarity. The STR-DA5800ES allows native 4K video content to be passed through to a 4K television or projector, and even up-scales high definition movies and TV shows to 4K quality on a 4K display.
Upgradable to a full home automation system
With the help of an authorized Sony ES or Control4 dealer, the full power of the STR-DA5800ES receiver can be unlocked to support expanded home automation including multi-zone audio, lighting and shades, security, appliances and almost anything else you can imagine.
Seamless integration with the leading control systems
The STR-DA5800ES is Control4 Certified and features Crestron Connected and AMX Beacon. It also includes triggers and is controllable over IP, RS232 and IR, for more installation options.
Built for sound
The legendary quality of the ES line is evident in every aspect of this receiver. From the handpicked pure audio grade parts, to the technology developed specifically for the ES line of receivers, every decision was made with the goal of eliminating distortion and achieving audiophile quality sound.
Control with the ES Remote App on compatible iOS and Android devices
Turn your smart phone (iPhone, Android, etc.) into a remote control for your entertainment system by downloading the ES Remote app.3 Browse and operate the receiver?s functions and settings on your mobile device without displaying it on the TV.
Three HDMI Outputs
Three HDMI outputs can toggle or simultaneously output 4K video between two HD displays, such as two televisions or a television plus a projector. The third HDMI output supports 2nd zone video
4-Port Audio grade Ethernet Switch
Built-in 4-Port Ethernet switch so you can connect your home theater or other components to your router through the AV receiver.
HD Digital Cinema Sound
HD-Digital Cinema Sound is a proprietary Sony soundfield that has been precisely tuned to mimic the sounds of the Cary Grant sound stage at the Sony Pictures Entertainment studio, where hundreds of Hollywood hits have been recorded.
Simple on-screen ?Activity Based? menu
Easily access and manage your input devices and settings with the intuitive Activity Based on-screen menu. For example, navigate to ?watch? ? ?Blu-Ray? rather than ?Input? ? ?HDMI 1?.
HDMI GUI overlay
Quickly change or check settings without disrupting what you?re watching. The Faroudja DCDi Cinema chipset allows for an onscreen menu to overlay 1080p content via an HDMI connection.
Front HDMI input for quick connectivity
Conveniently located HDMI input on the front bezel quickly connects an HD camera/camcorder, game system or other HDMI equipped device.
USB Front Input
Allows for simple connection of portable devices including compatible iPod/iPhones, and media USB drive/hard drive.
Quick Speaker Set Up (Digital Cinema Audio Calibration EX)
Simply place the included microphone at your listening position, start auto-calibration, and the receiver will correct for speaker distance, degree, characteristic, and phase to create an acoustically ideal environment.
Direct Stream Digital (DSD) Decoding via HDMI
Audio format utilized for high-resolution formats like SA-CD, transmitted via HDMI cable (sold separately), to minimize information loss and maintain audio signal purity.
Sony DLL Audio Scaler
The Sony DLL Audio Scaler analyzes and upscales standard definition (compressed) audio signals (@ 44.1kHz, 48kHz or 96kHz) to 192kHz. It?s effective for network content, too.
Berliner Philharmonic Soundfield
Simulate the sound field of one of the world?s premiere orchestras?Berliner Philharmonic. This acoustic effect choice is automatically chosen when streaming audio from the included Berliner Philharmoniker?s Digital Concert Hall service.
Flexible speaker configuration options
The STR-DA5800ES is capable of 9.2 channel audio, but can be also configured to include front high speakers, use the surround back speakers for a second zone of audio, or for bi-amp speaker capability.
Multi-Room HD Video Distribution ? up to 2 rooms (Component Video)
Start your favorite HD programming in the living room and finish in the bedroom. HD 1080i quality video signals can be distributed over CAT5e for the second zone output.
Allows for firmware and software updates over the network.
Faroudja DCDi Cinema Technology
The STR-DA5800ES is equipped with Faroudja DCDi Cinema IC technology to help correct jaggedness often seen after I/P (Interlace/Progressive) conversion. This produces a smooth, high-definition-quality picture.
DTS Neo:X is the world?s first 11.1 surround system providing a semi-spherical sound field using an 11.1 speaker configuration adding height/wide speakers to create a natural, immersive, spacious and lifelike 3D audio soundscape.
Dolby Pro Logic IIz
The STR-DA5800ES supports Dolby Pro Logic IIz, featuring Front-High Speakers, for a more spacious, three dimensional surround sound experience.16
Sony ES 5-Year Limited Warranty
The STR-DA5800ES comes with an industry leading 5-year parts and labor warranty, 90-day advanced exchange program, and dedicated toll-free support line staffed by CEDIA-trained product experts. (1-877-619-7669; Monday ? Friday 10am ? 7pm ET)18
Enhanced Color Range (Deep Color & x.v.Color technology)
Take HDTV color expression to new levels with x.v.Color and Deep Color technology.11 When the STR-DA5800ES is connected to x.v.Color capable video sources, the display shows nearly twice (1.8x) as many viewable colors as the existing RGB color standard.
When you connect 3D capable HDTV and Blu-ray Disc Player with a high speed HDMI cable, the STR-DA5700ES can pass through a 3D signal, so you can enjoy 3D picture with high quality sound.1
24p True Cinema Pass-through
24p True Cinema support provides a direct connection to 24p video sources such as a Blu-ray Disc player or Sony PlayStation3 entertainment system.7 This avoids conversions and displays films at their intended 24 fps cinematic picture quality.
DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) Audio Server
Distribute your personal music library to other DLNA devices.
DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance)
DLNA compliance allows compliant AV Receivers to access digital photos, music, and video from DLNA-enabled PCs and other devices.
One Touch Play (BRAVIA Sync)
BRAVIA Sync utilizes the HDMI CEC function to power up and select the appropriate inputs for your BRAVIA HDTV and HDMI-connected A/V components and route signals to the home theater components.
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
Route audio from your TV, whether it is from an over the air channels or Network content from BRAVIA Internet Link, back downstream to your STR-DA5800ES with a single ARC HDMI cable (sold separately).
Sound Optimizer: Yes
Speaker Impedance: 4 - 16ohm
(8Ohms 20-20kHz) THD: 0.09%
4 Ohm/8 Ohm Switching: Yes (In Menu)
Analog Down Mix: Yes
DSP: Falcon2.0 + Falcon2.0
Digital Legato Linear: Yes
Number of Amp channels: 9ch
OP processing: Yes
Speaker Selector: A/B, A+B
Speaker Terminal: Screw (Ni)
Sub Woofer X' Over: 17 points (40-200Hz)
Analog Audio In: 3
Multi-ch In: 1(7.1)
Optical In: 3
Phono (MM): Yes
Analog Audio Out: 1
Headphone Out: Yes
Pre Out (Center): Yes
Pre Out (Front (L/R)): Yes
Pre Out (Front Height (L/R)): Yes
Pre Out (Subwoofer): 2
Pre Out (Surround (L/R)): Yes
Pre Out (Surround Back (L/R): Yes
DTS / DTS-ES (Matrix6.1 / Discrete6.1): Yes/Yes
DTS HD MA/ DTS HD HR: Yes/Yes
DTS NEO:x (Tentative): Yes
Dolby Digital EX/ Dolby Digital: Yes/Yes
Dolby Dual Mono: Yes
Dolby Prologic/II /Iix /Iiz: Yes/Yes/Yes/Yes
Dolby TruHD/Dolby Digital +: Yes/Yes
LPCM (2CH/5.1CH/7.1CH) thru HDMI: Yes(Yes/Yes/Yes)
USB: 2 (Front:iPhone/WM + Back:for Zigbee)
(4Ohms 1kHz) THD: 0.7%
(4Ohms 20-20kHz) THD: 0.15%
(8Ohms 1kHz) THD: 0.7%
(8Ohms 20-20kHz) THD: 0.09%
4Ohms 1kHz: 130W+130W
4Ohms 20-20kHz: 130W+130W
8Ohms 1kHz: 140W+140W
8Ohms 20-20kHz: 130W+130W
A.F.D. Auto: Yes
Analog Direct: Yes
HD-D.C.S.: Yes (SB/FH)
Headphone 2ch: Yes
Headphone Direct: Yes
Headphone Multi: Yes
Jazz Club: Yes (SB/FH)
Live Concert: Yes (SB/FH)
Movie Height: Yes
Multi Stereo: Yes (SB/FH)
Neo:x Cinema: Yes
Neo:x Game: Yes
Neo:x Music: Yes
PLII Movie: Yes
PLII Music: Yes
PLIIx Movie: Yes
PLIIx Music: Yes
PLIIz Height: Yes
Portable Audio Enhancer: Yes
Sound Field Link: Yes
Sports: Yes (SB/FH)
Stadium: Yes (SB/FH)
True Concert Mapping : Concertgebouw/Musikverein: Yes (SB/FH)
Vocal Height Matching (tentative): Yes
Front A (L/R): Yes
Front B (L/R): Yes
Front High (L/R): Yes
Surround (L/R): Yes
Surround Back (L/R): Yes
Center (Bass/Treble): Yes/Yes +MidD
Front (Bass/Treble): Yes/Yes
Front High (Bass/Treble): Yes/Yes
Surround (Bass/Treble): Yes/Yes
Surround Back (Bass/Treble): Yes/Yes
Auto Tuning: Yes
Direct Tuning: Yes (RM)
Preset Channel (FM/AM): TTL60 (30/30)
Station Name: Yes
A/V In: Including Front AV: 5
Component Video In: 2
HDMI In: 9(1) - 2 inputs for audio
A/V Out (Inc. Monitor Out): 2
Composite Monitor Out (inc. Monitor Out): 1
HDMI Out: Output x2 + Zone Ont x1
CIS & Control Features
2nd A: Speaker&Line (Variable&Variable)
IP Control: Yes
DCS/HD-D.C.S. LED: HD-D.C.S, Berlin Philharmonic Hall True Concert Mapping
Display: 20 digit dot matrix
Multi Channel Decoding Blue LED: Yes
Remote Commander: U-RM
Inputs and Outputs
Ethernet (Switching HUB): 4(Yes)
Direct Ethernet Update: Yes
Berlin Philharmonie: Yes (SB/FH)
Automatic Phase Matching: Yes
Digital Cinema Auto Calibration: D.C.A.C. EX
Speaker Relocation: Yes
12V Trigger: 3
2nd V: CAT5 & Composite & Component & HDMI
3rd A: Line (Fix)
C4 iQ: Yes
Certification (AMX/Crestron/Control4): Yes
IR Repeat (In/Out): Yes(1/4)
RS-232C for control: Yes
Video Up Scaler & Converter (1080i)/GUI for Zone2: Yes
Mobile Application: ES Remote Base (iPhone/Android)
Network Client: Yes (Music/Photo/Video)
Network Renderer: Yes
Sony Entertainment Network: Yes (up to video)
Weights and Measurements
Dimensions (Approx.): 17 in ? 7 1/2 in ? 16 5/8 in (430 mm ? 187.5 mm ? 420 mm) (width/height/depth) including projecting parts and controls
Weight (Approx.): 39 lb 11 oz (18.0 kg)
AC Outlet(Switched): Yes(2)
Assignable Component Video IN: Yes
Assignable HDMI Video IN: Yes
Attachment: IR emitter x4, Zigbee Dongle
Auto Standby: Yes
Detachable AC: Yes
Digital Input Assign: Yes
Easy Automation: Yes
GUI: Yes (New Rich Grade)
GUI Language: En/Fr/Dl/Sp
Pin Jack: Nickel
Power Consumption: 500W
Power Consumption (Power Stand By): 0.5W
Power Requirement: 120V 60Hz
Sleep Timer: Yes (up to 2 hours)
iPod Browsing with System (via USB): VIDEO/MUSIC
A/V Sync Features
A/V SYNC: Yes (Variable)
A/V Sync Sampling Frequency: 192kHz
A/V Sync Time (msec): 0-1200
A/V Sync auto mode: Yes
3D over HDMI: Yes
Audio Return Channel: Yes
Audio Widget: Yes
BRAVIA SYNC (CEC Control): Yes (One-Touch Play, System Audio Control, System Power Off, Theater Mode(No button on RM))
HATS for HDMI: Yes
HDMI Version: 1.4a
HDMI(tm) video output capability: 4k,1080/24p, Deep Color, x.v.Color (xvYCC)
Pass Through: Yes
Video Down Converter (Analog to Analog): Yes
Video Up Converter (Analog Component/HDMI): Yes/Yes
Video Up Scaler (Analog; Component/HDMI): Yes(1080i)/Yes(4k)
Weight and Measurements
Carton Dimensions (WxHxD inches): 21 5/8 x 12 3/8 x 19 3/4 in
Carton Weight (lbs): 48lb 9oz
Receiver Dimension (WxHxD inches): 17 x 7 1/2 x 16 5/8 in
Receiver Weight (pound): 39lb 11oz