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, 6 HD inputs and a 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. (150W x 7 @ 8ohms 1kHz 0.9% THD with 1 ch. driven)
Get connected to the Internet and your home network to access more music than you can imagine, including music stored on your computer, music services built-in or AirPlay.
Play your music out loud - stream it from your smart phone or tablet to the receiver.
Easily stream your music from your iPhone/iPod touch, iPad or iTunes along with compatible music Apps like Spotify and iHeart Radio. Simply, touch the AirPlay logo when it appears and select the STR-DN840 to amplify your tunes.
Music streaming at it?s very best. Navigate and enjoy the latest from Pandora, Music Unlimited, Slacker and vTuner.
6 HDMI Inputs
Get versatile HD connection options with six HDMI inputs (up to 4K capable) let you connect a Sony PlayStation3 entertainment system, Blu-ray Disc player, any 4 other HDMI-capable devices, for high definition video and audio.
Future-proof your system and take a quantum leap in video clarity. The STR-DN840 allows native 4K video content to be passed through to a 4K television or projector.
No longer do you have to miss out movies dynamic sound effects when you need to keep the volume low, the sound optimizer enables you to hear the smallest sound effect at low volumes. This dynamic feature gives you the best reproduction of sound effects while keeping the intended sound stage at high or low volume levels.
HD Digital Cinema Sound and Front High Speakers
Optimize your receiver to mimic the sound characteristics of movie theaters. Front Height mode enables vocal height and 3D effects for better positioning of effects giving added depth to visuals and concerts. Imagine as a helicopter comes from above and lands ? you?ll hear the change in height as the effect unfolds on-screen.
Control with your iPhone or Android devices with free Apps
Download the free Media Remote and Network Audio Remote apps from the iTunes or Google play app stores and use your iPhone or Android devices to control volume, inputs and receiver function with the Media Remote and control your network music with the Network Audio Remote.
On-screen graphical user interface
Set-up and control the A/V receiver with intuitive on-screen graphical user interface. Change inputs, adjust settings and confirm volume levels on-screen.
iPod/iPhone Music and Video playback via USB5
Listen to music and watch video stored on your iPod or iPhone while charging your device through the receivers front USB input.
Compatible with Blu-ray 3D movies, video games and other 3D content
Advanced Blu-ray Disc Audio Decoding
Experience sound closer to the way it was captured with LPCM, Dolby trueHD, ProLogic IIz and dts-HD master audio codecs.
Advanced Digital Cinema Auto Calibration - Quick Speaker Set Up
Ensure you get the best sound experience from your A/V receiver and speakers. This advanced version offers auto phase matching. Simply place the included microphone where you will be seated and settings are automatically optimized based on the distance, delays and placement of your speakers.
Audio Return Channel
Eliminate the need for extra cables connected to your TV. This feature allows audio to be sent from your compatible TV to your receiver through the same HDMI cable already being used to send audio and video to your TV.
Standby pass-through of Audio & Video
Conveniently access all your HDMI connected devices without having to power on the receiver.
Assignable digital audio and video inputs
Get the most out of each audio and video input with the ability to reassign inputs to support connected devices.
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.4
24p True Cinema (pass-through)
Watch Blu-ray Disc movies in their native frame rate (24 frames per second) when paired with a 24p HDTV and playback device like a Blu-ray Disc Player or PlayStation3 gaming console via HDMI cable.6
4 Ohm/8 Ohm Switching: Yes (6 ohm)
Advanced Auto Volume: Yes
Digital Legato Linear: Yes
Number of Amp channels: 7ch
Sound Optimizer: Yes
Speaker Impedance: 6-16ohms
6Ohms, 1kHz, 1ch driven: 0.9%
6Ohms, 1kHz, 2ch driven: 1%
Automatic Phase Matching: Yes
DCAC: Advanced D.C.A.C.
DLNA Party Streaming: Yes
Internet Music Service: Yes (vTuner/Slacker/Pandora)
Mobile Application: Network Audio Remote / TVC
Music Decoding Format for Network Client: WAV ( LPCM ), MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC
Network Client: Yes (Music)
Network Renderer: Yes
Sony Entertainment Network: Yes(up to Audio)
Weight and Measurements
Receiver Dimensions (WxHxD mm): 430 x 156 x 329.4
Receiver Weight (kg): 8.5
DTS / DTS-ES (Matrix6.1 / Discrete6.1): Yes/Yes
DTS 96/24/ DTS Neo:6: Yes
DTS HD MA/ DTS HD HR: Yes/Yes
Dolby Digital EX/ Dolby Digital: Yes (Dolby Digital EX and Dolby Digital)
Dolby Dual Mono: Yes
Dolby Prologic/II /IIx /IIz: Yes (Prologic, ii, iix, iiz)
Dolby TruHD/Dolby Digital +: Yes (Dolby TruHD and Dolby Digital +)
LPCM (2CH/5.1CH/7.1CH) thru HDMI: Yes(Yes/Yes/Yes)
A.F.D. Auto: Yes
Analog Direct: Yes
Berlin Philharmonic Hall: Yes(SB/FH)
Headphone 2ch: Yes
Headphone Direct: Yes
Jazz Club: Yes(SB/FH)
Live Concert: Yes(SB/FH)
Multi Stereo: Yes(SB/FH)
Neo:6 Cinema: Yes
Neo:6 Music: Yes
PLII Movie: Yes
PLII Music: Yes
PLIIx Movie: Yes
PLIIx Music: Yes
PLIIz Height: Yes
Portable Audio Enhancer: Yes
Pure Direct: Yes
Sound Field Link: Yes
Auto Tuning: Yes
Direct Tuning: Yes(RM)
Preset Channel (FM/AM): 31 FM, 30 AM
AC Outlet (Switched): 1
Auto Standby: Yes
Digital Input Assign: Yes
Display: 10 digit dot matrix
GUI: Yes (Simple)
GUI Blending Input (from Composite/Component/HDMI): Yes (HDMI)
GUI Blending Output (from Composite/Component/HDMI)(2): Yes (HDMI)
GUI Language: English, French, Spanish, German
Panel: New HIFI Design Low Height
Power Consumption: 240W
Power Consumption (Power Stand By): 0.3W
Power Requirement: 120V 60Hz
Sleep Timer: Yes (up to 2 hours)
iPod Browsing with System (via USB): Yes (Music)
Inputs and Outputs
Analog Audio In: 2 (not including AV in)
Multi-ch In: Yes (FM and AM)
Optical In: 2
Headphone Out: Yes
Pre Out: 2
Other Inputs and Outputs
Ethernet (Switching HUB): 1
Front Input: Yes (PCM)
Front (Bass/Treble): Yes
Front A (L/R): Yes
Front High (Bass/Treble): Yes
Front High (L/R): Yes
AV In: Including Front AV: 2
HDMI In: 6
Composite Video Out: Inc. Monitor Out: 1
HDMI Out: 1
A/V Sync Features
A/V SYNC: Yes(Variable)
A/V Sync Sampling Frequency: 192kHz
A/V Sync Time (msec): 0-300msec
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))
HDMI Version: 1.4a
HDMI(tm) video output capability: 4K, 1080p, 1080/24p Deep Color (up to 36 bit) x.v.Color (xvYCC)
Power Off Pass Through: Yes
Weight and Measurements
Carton Dimensions (WxHxD mm): 498 x 251 x 398
Receiver Dimension (WxHxD inches): 16.93 x 6.14 x 12.97