Denon AVRX2400H 7.2 Channel AV Surround Receiver with WiFi and Heos
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The AVR-X2400H 7.2 channel AV Surround Receiver delivers incredibly immersive surround sound, plenty of amplifier power and unparalleled music playback options, thanks to built-in HEOS technology.
Enjoy an exceptional surround sound experience with the latest audio formats including Dolby Atmos and DTS:X. The AVR-X2400H’s 7 amplifier design means, you can run two dedicated overhead speakers in a 5.1.2 configuration.
READY FOR THE FUTURE OF HOME CINEMA.
The AVR-X2400H’s advanced video section is fully compatible with the latest HDMI and HDCP 2.2 specifications and prepared for any 4K Ultra HD source. High Dynamic Range (HDR), Dolby Vision compatibility and Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG, via firmware update) are also available.
POWERFUL 7.2 CHANNEL AMP WITH ECO MODE.
Featuring high current discrete power output devices on all channels, the AVR-X2400H delivers high power and is rated at a maximum of 150 watts per channel. There’s also an Auto Eco mode that adjusts the maximum power available according to the volume level as well as an on-screen Eco metre that lets you see the power consumption reduction in real time.
THE HEART OF YOUR WIRELESS NETWORK.
Every sound, all your music, controlled effortlessly. Full wireless connectivity is provided via both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth and Apple Airplay is supported. The built-in HEOS technology allows the AVR-X2400H to become the app-controlled heart of a whole-house wireless multi-room sound network.
PERFECT SET-UP FROM THE START.
The AVR-X2400H easily guides you through the set-up process to ensure the most accurate configuration. Optimise all settings for the best possible sound and video quality with your system from the get-go.
Surround yourself in cinema-grade sound from literally any direction.
SOUND IN THE RIGHT PLACE.
Feel every dimension in Dolby Atmos. Dolby Atmos transports you into the story with moving audio that flows all around you with breathtaking realism. Enjoy a 5.1 surround sound speaker system and 2 additional overhead speakers or 2 Dolby Atmos elevation speakers for the ultimate home theatre experience - including Dolby Surround upmixer for legacy content.
BE CLOSER TO THE ACTION.
DTS:X™ immersive audio places sound where it would occur naturally in space, creating a lifelike, multi-dimensional audio experience in the home. The improved immersion and heightened realism draw you into the world of your favourite movies. The included spatial remapping engine, DTS Neural:X™, gives your movie, game and music collections a new lease on life! DTS:X brings the theatre home.
GEARED UP FOR 4K ULTRA HD.
Enjoy ultra-high-definition pictures, even from analogue and digital SD and HD video.
LATEST HDMI SPECS
FUTUREPROOF IN EVERY WAY.
All eight HDMI inputs and two HDMI outputs feature HDCP 2.2 compatibility and the latest HDMI specifications, including 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Colour sub-sampling, High Dynamic Range (HDR) and 21:9 video, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support.
ADVANCED VIDEO SECTION
BREATHE NEW LIFE INTO LEGACY SOURCES.
The AVR-X2400H owns an advanced video processor to upscale existing lower resolution video from DVDs or other digital sources to true 4K. Thanks to the two HDMI outputs, you can even connect a TV and a projector in parallel.
HDR / DOLBY VISION
NEXT GENERATION VIDEO FORMATS.
The AVR-X2400H supports High Dynamic Range (HDR) video format. It is even ready for Dolby Vision and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma; via future firmware update). Dolby Vision transforms the viewing experiences with astonishing brightness, contrast, and colour.
SET-UP AND CONNECT WITH EASE.
Get your AVR-X2400H up and running in no time, perfectly tailored to your needs.
MEASURE YOUR SOUND TO YOUR ROOM.
The AVR-X2400H features the Audyssey MultEQ XT room acoustic measurement system. With the supplied microphone, it exactly analyses each speaker's output to optimise each channel. With the additional Audyssey MultEQ Editor App (available for purchase), very advanced users can go even further "under the hood" if desired.
UNWIRE YOUR SOUND.
The AVR-X2400H is equipped with an advanced dual antenna system for robust and error-free streaming, featuring Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity as well as Apple's AirPlay.
DENON + HEOS APP
EVERYTHING UNDER CONTROL.
With the "Denon 2016 AVR Remote" app you can control the receiver's operation and even control your Denon Blu-ray player. With the HEOS app you can easily command your multi-room streaming.
CHOOSE YOUR FAVOURITE SOURCES.
Store your preferred set-up and sound mode for every source, so that you can access them quickly at the push of a button on the front panel and the remote control.
ADVANCED SOUND PROCESSING.
Experience extraordinary sound quality from both music and movies.
POWERFUL DSP AUDIO PROCESSING.
The AVR's DSP (Digital Sound Processor) chip features tremendous processing power with 4 300-MHz DSP cores that can process over 1 billion computations per second.
HIGH RESOLUTION AUDIO
ENJOY SUPERB AUDIO FIDELITY.
The AVR-X2400H features high resolution audio decoding with multiple lossless file types including ALAC, FLAC and WAV at up to 24-bit/196-kHz along with compatibility for 2.8/5.6-MHz DSD files (DSD is the audio coding format of SACD).
FLEXIBILE ZONE PLAYBACK.
With the AVR-X2400H it's possible to enjoy 5.1-channel surround in one room, while another 'zone' plays another source—such as CD or streaming audio.
DUAL SUBWOOFER OUTPUTS
ACCURATE BASS ANYWHERE.
A single subwoofer can give an uneven bass response, with audible peaks and dips. The AVR-X2400H provides for two subwoofers to even out the low frequencies, for more accurate bass anywhere.
GET THE AMAZING
Enjoy your favourite music anywhere – and everywhere – around your home. Share music stored on your home network, Internet radio or streaming services with HEOS wireless speakers, or even other HEOS-capable receivers, throughout the house. Control it all with the free HEOS app. Enjoy music from Spotify, TuneIn, Sound Cloud, Mood:Mix, Tidal, Napster and Deezer.
|Multichannel Surround ||Yes / Yes |
|DTS HD Master / DTS Neural:X ||No / Yes |
|Dolby TrueHD / Dolby Atmos ||Yes / Yes |
|Dolby ProLogic Ilz / Dolby Surround ||No / Yes |
|Auro 3D ||No |
|Audyssey DSX ||No |
|Multichannel Stereo ||Yes |
|Max Number of Processing (Preamp) Channels ||7.1 |
|Dolby ProLogic II / Dolby Surround ||No |
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|Sound Enhancements || |
|Mono Block Power Amp Construction ||No |
|Discrete Power Amplifier ||7 |
|D.D.S.C. HD Digital ||No |
|Copper plated chassis ||No |
|Pure Direct ||Yes |
|High Grade Audio Components ||Yes |
|Gold plated RCA Terminals ||No |
|Clock Jitter Reducer ||No |
|Alpha Processing ||No |
|Denon Link HD ||No |
|Audyssey ||MultEQ XT |
|Audyssey Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume ||Yes / Yes |
|Audyssey LFC ||No |
|Compressed Audio Restorer ||Yes |
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|Network || |
|DLNA Certified ||No |
|Lossy Formats: MP3 / WMA / AAC ||Yes / Yes / Yes |
|Lossless Formats: FLAC / ALAC / WAV ||Yes / Yes / Yes |
|Lossless Formats: FLAC HD 192/24 WAV 192/24 / ALAC 96/24 ||No |
|DSD Audio Streaming ||Up to DSD5.6 |
|FLAC HD 192/24 ||Yes |
|WAV 192/24 ||Yes |
|ALAC 96/24 ||No |
|Gapless Playback ||Yes (FLAC, WAV, ALAC, DSD) |
|Photo Streaming (JPEG) ||No |
|AirPlay Audio Streaming ||Yes |
|Windows PlayTo / Windows8 Certified ||No |
|Internet Radio (vTuner) ||No |
|Spotify ||Yes (connect) |
|Compatible with Remote APP for Smart Phones ||Android / iOS |
|Compatible with Remote APP for Tablets ||Android / iOS / Amazon Kindle |
|Ethernet Ports ||Yes |
|Wi-Fi ||Yes |
|Bluetooth ||Yes |
|HEOS Multiroom and Streaming ||Yes |
|Network Audio Streaming ||Yes |
|Internet Radio ||TuneIn |
|Spotify Connect* / Tidal* / Deezer* / others* ||Yes / Yes / Yes / Yes |
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|HDMI || |
|HDMI Inputs: Back / Front ||7 / 1 |
|HDCP 2.2 support ||Yes |
|HDMI Outputs: Main / Zone ||2 / - |
|Video Conversion Analog -> HDMI ||No |
|Analog to HDMI Scaling ||No |
|HDMI to HDMI Scaling ||up to 4K 30/25/24 |
|GUI Overlay on HDMI ||Yes |
|HDMI: 3D / 4K / CEC / ARC / InstaPrevue ||No |
|3D Signal Pass-through ||No |
|4K Signal Pass-through / Scaling / GUI Overlay ||Yes / Yes / Yes |
|HDMI pass-though in standby mode ||Yes |
|Picture Adjust / Noise Reduction ||Yes / Yes |
|CEC ||Yes |
|DSD Audio Capability ||No |
|Audio Return Channel ||Yes |
|Auto LipSync ||Yes |
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|Multiroom / CI || |
|Multi-Room Zones ||2 |
|Zone Audio Source: HDMI / Opt, Coax / Network, USB / Analog ||No / No / Yes / Yes |
|Zone Audio Output: Speaker / Preout ||Yes / Yes |
|Zone HDMI Output from HDMI Source ||No |
|IP Control / RS232 Control / Web Control / App Control ||Yes / No / No / Yes |
|Remote In / Out ||No / No |
|IR Flasher In ||No |
|DC Trigger Output ||No |
|HEOS Multiroom integrated ||Yes |
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|Others || |
|Auto Speaker Setup by Microphone ||Audyssey MultEQ XT |
|FL Display ||1 line |
|Graphic User Interface - GUI ||Advanced |
|ISF Certification ||Yes |
|GUI Languages ||9 |
|Setup Assistant ||Yes |
|Quick Select Plus / Quick Select ||Yes / No |
|Smart Select ||No |
|Firmware Update by Network / USB ||Yes / Yes |
|Variable Cross Over ||Yes |
|Optimized Bass Redirection ||Yes |
|Bass Sync ||No |
|ECO Mode ||Yes |
|Auto Power Off ||Yes |
|Sleep Timer ||Yes |
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|Inputs/Outputs || |
|Composite In / Out ||2 / 1 |
|Component In / Out ||2 / 1 |
|HDMI In / Out ||7+1 / 2 |
|Multi-room Video Out: Video / HDMI ||- / - |
|Analogue In / Out ||4 / - |
|Phono (MM) In ||- |
|Digital In: Optical / Coaxial ||2 / 0 |
|Multi-room Out: Analog / Digital ||1 / - |
|Multichannel Preout ||Yes(0.2) |
|Subwoofer Out ||2 |
|7.1 Multichannel Input ||- |
|Speaker Terminal: Gold Plated Screw / Regular Screw ||- / Yes |
|Number of Speaker Terminals ||7 |
|Speaker A/B / Bi-amp Drive / Multi-Room Speaker ||assignable |
|Speaker A / B ||assignable |
|Bi-amp Drive ||assignable |
|Multi-Room Speaker Terminal ||assignable |
|Front Inputs: Audio / Composite / Digital (Opt) / HDMI / USB ||- / - / - / Yes / Yes |
|USB Audio / Made for iPod / Made for iPhone ||Yes / AirPlay / AirPlay |
|FM Tuner with RDS ||Yes |
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|Specification || |
|Number of Poweramps ||7 |
|Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive) ||95 W |
|Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.05% 2ch Drive) ||- |
|Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive) ||125 W |
|Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 1% 1ch Drive) ||150 W |
|Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 10% 1ch Drive) ||- |
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|General || |
|Available Colours: Gold / Silver / Black / Silver-Gold ||- |
|Available Colours: Black / Premium Silver ||Yes / No |
|Metal Front Panel ||- |
|System Remote Control ||RC-1218 |
|Pre-programmed / Learnable / LCD Display ||- / - / - |
|Power Consumption in W ||500 |
|Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off) in W ||35 W / 75 W |
|Standby Consumption in W ||0.1 |
|CEC Standby Consumption in W ||0.5 |
|Network Standby Consumption in W ||- |
|Maximum Dimensions || |
|Antenna:Horizontal: (W x D x H) in mm ||434× 339 × 167 |
|Antenna:Vertical: (W x D x H) in mm ||(434 x 339 x 235) |
|W/O Antenna: (W x D x H) in mm || |
|Weight in kg ||9.4 |
|Network Controll On Standby Consumption in W ||- |