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Denon AVC-X8500H 13.2 Channel AV Receiver

by Denon
Save €740.00 Save €740.00
Original price €4,199.00
Original price €4,199.00 - Original price €4,199.00
Original price €4,199.00
Current price €3,459.00
€3,459.00 - €3,459.00
Current price €3,459.00
Color: Black
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The Denon Flagship AVC-X8500H powers the next generation of home theater with the world’s first 13.2 channel AV Amplifier that supports the latest immersive audio formats, including Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D. Built-in HEOS technology takes music listening to the next level with wireless whole-home audio.

Key Features

  • AV Forums - Editors Choice - Best AV Amplifier 2018
  • 13x 210W AV Amplifier; 13.2ch processing
  • Monolithic Amplifier Design with 2 seperate heatsinks
  • Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, DTS Virtual:X, Auro-3D
  • 8 HDMI inputs, 3 HDMI outputs
  • Voice control with Amazon Alexa, Siri (via AirPlay 2) and Google Assistant
  • AirPlay 2 / Bluetooth / Network Streaming, HEOS built-in

The AVC-X8500H ushers in a leading-edge home theatre experience with 13 channels of built-in amplification to enable premium 3D surround sound up to 7.2.6 without external amplification and supports latest 4K Ultra HD picture standards.

The AVC-X8500H easily guides you through the set-up process to ensure the most accurate configuration and lets you optimise all settings for the best possible sound and video quality. The most advanced Audyssey MultEQ XT32 room measurement system guarantees the best sound in every room.

Audyssey MultEQ XT32

Equipped with the full Audyssey Platinum suite of advanced DSP algorithms, the AVC-X8500H features Audyssey MultEQ XT32 automatic room acoustic correction. With the supplied measurement microphone, MultEQ XT32 analyses each speaker's output (including the subwoofers) at up to eight measurement locations and generates precision digital filters that optimise each channel for the correct frequency and time domain response. Plus, the optional available Audyssey MultEQ Editor app lets you view and adjust settings for detailed tuning and customise the sound more precisely to your room and tastes.

Multichannel Stereo Yes
Max Number Of Processing (Preamp) Channels 13.2
DTS HD Master / DTS:X / DTS Virtual:X No / No / No
DTS NEO:X / DTS Neutral:X No / Yes
Dolby TrueHD / Dolby Atmos Yes / Yes
Auro 3D Yes
Dolby ProLogic II / Dolby Surround No / Yes
DTS Virtual:X Yes
DTS HD Master / DTS:X Yes / Yes

Mono Block Power Amp Construction Yes (L/R Separated)
Discrete Power Amplifier 13
D.D.S.C HD Digital Yes (32 Bit)
Pure Direct Yes
High Grade Audio Components yes
Gold Plated RCA Terminals Yes
Clock Jitter Reducer Yes
Alpha Processing AL32 Processing Multichannel
Denon Link HD Yes
Audyssey MultEQ TX32
Audyssey Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume Yes / Yes
Audyssey LFC Yes
Compressed Audio Restorer Yes
Copper Plated Chassis No
Audyssey APP Support yes
Single Board Power Amplifier No

Lossy Formats: MP3 / WMA / AAC Yes / Yes / Yes
Lossless Formats: FLAC / ALAC / WAV Yes / Yes / Yes
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)
Airplay Audio Streaming Yes
Spotify No
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 No
Internet Radio TuneIn
Spotify Connect / Tidal / Deezer / Others Yes / Yes / Yes / Yes
Lossless Formats: FLAC HD 192/24 / WAV 192/24 / ALAC 192/24 Yes / Yes / Yes
ALAC 192/24 Yes

HDMI Inputs : Back / Front 7 / 1
HDMI Outputs: Main / Zone 2 / 1
Video Conversation Analogue -> HDMI Yes
Analogue To HDMI Scaling Up To 4K 60/50
HDMI To HDMI Scaling Up To 4K 60/50
GUI Overlay On HDMI Yes
4K Signal Pass-Through / Scaling / GUI Overlay Yes / Yes / Yes
HDMI Pass-Through In Standby Mode Yes
Picture Adjust / Noise Reduction Yes / Yes
DSD Audio Capability Yes
Audio Return Channel (ARC) Yes
Auto LipSync Yes
HDCP 2.2 Support Yes
HDMI: 3D / 4K / CEC / ARC Yes / Yes / Yes / Yes
Enhanced ARC Yes
Dolby Vision / HLG Yes / Yes

Multi-Room Zones 3
Zone Audio Output: Speaker / Preout Yes / Yes
Zone HDMI Output From HDMI Source Yes
IP Control / RS232 Control / Web Control / App Control Yes / Yes / No / Yes
Remote In / Out Yes / Yes
DC Trigger Output 2
HEOS Multiroom Integrated Yes
TV Sound Grouping Yes

Auto Speaker Setup By Microphone Audyssey MultEQ XT32
FL Display 2 Lines
Graphic User Interface - GUI Advanced
ISF Certification Yes
Gui Languages 9
Setup Assistant Yes
Quick Select Plus / Quick Select Yes / No
Variable Crossover Yes
Optimised Bass Reduction Yes
Bass Sync Yes
ECO Mode Yes
Auto Power Off Yes
Sleep Timer Yes
Firmware Updated By Network / USB Yes / Yes

Composite In / Out 4 / 2
Component In / Out 3 / 1
HDMI In / Out 7+1 / 3
Multi-Room Video Out: Video / HDMI Yes / Yes
Analogue In / Out 6+1 / No
Phono (MM) Yes
Digital In: Optical / Coaxial 2 / 2
Multi-Room Out: Analog / Digital 2 / No
Multichannel Preout Yes (15.2)
Subwoofer Out 2 (Independent)
7.1 Multichannel Input Yes
Speaker Terminal: Gold Plated Screw / Regular Screw Yes / No
Number Of Speaker Terminals 15
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 No /No /No / Yes / Yes
USB Audio / Made For ipod / Made For iphone Yes / Airplay / Airplay
FM Tuner With RDS No

Number Of Poweramps 13
Power Output (8 Ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.5% 2ch Drive) 150 W
Power Output (6 Ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive) 190 W
Power Output (6 Ohm, 1kHz, 1% 1ch Drive) 210 W

Metal Front Panel Yes
System Remote Control RC-1221
Pre-Programmed / Learnable / LCD Display Yes / Yes / Yes
Power Consumption In W 900 W
Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off) In W 70 W / 125 W
Standby Consumption In W 0.1 W
CEC Standby Consumption In W 0.5 W
Dimensions With Antenna: Horizontal (WxDxH) 434mm x 482mm x 195mm
Dimensions With Antenna: Vertical (WxDxH) 434mm x 482mm x 259mm
Dimensions W/O Antenna (WxDxH) 434mm x 472mm x 195mm
Available Colours Black / Silver Yes / Yes
Weight 23.3kg
Network Control On Consumption In W 3.7
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