юни 11, 2014

June 12th, 2014 – Denon, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-quality home entertainment products, is thrilled to announce another addition to its new line of X Series Network AV Receivers. Being again a step-up to the already introduced AVR-X2100W and AVR-X1100W, the new AVR-X3100W delivers even more outstanding features and the finest in Denon audio quality for demanding home cinema users. Most remarkably, it comes with advanced multi-zone, pre-out and custom installation options to become a true entertainer for the whole home. At the same time, Denon developed a new Eco mode featuring a unique power consumption management that adds to the company’s green environment policy without compromising on performance and sound quality.

The new AVR-X3100W features a power amplifier with 180 watts per channel to create a stunning cinema sound and detailed music playback. Its advanced audio section includes the highest resolution audio decoders like Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio, and also offers DTS Neo:X, Audyssey DSX and Dolby Pro Logic IIz for an even more realistic surround experience with additional height or wide speakers. Discerning consumers will also appreciate the fact that the new receiver features a full package of Audyssey audio technologies for optimal sound quality. Audyssey Dynamic Volume offers real-time volume adjustment, while Audyssey Dynamic EQ improves a system's surround sound effects at low volume levels. Audyssey MultEQ XT automatically calibrates speakers (including the subwoofer) to suit the room's listening environment and the speaker’s characteristics. The AVR-X3100W is even capable of Audyssey Pro calibration.

With in total 8 HDMI inputs and 2 HDMI outputs, this AVR is ready to take over full control of literally all digital devices such as Blu-ray players, game consoles, media players, video cameras and more at the same time. The AVR-X3100W's advanced video processor is equipped to handle future 4K Ultra HD 50/60 Hz full rate content as well as featuring 4:4:4 Pure Color 4K sub-sampling pass-through, both features of the latest HDMI specification. It even has the ability to upconvert and transcode standard definition and high definition video sources up to 4k Ultra HD 50/60 Hz resolution for the ultimate viewing experience. The dual HDMI outputs support different program sources, so you can enjoy a surround movie in the main room and a separate stereo program with video from a different source in the second room. A 7.2ch pre-out section, an RS232 port and flexible amp assignment options care will satisfy even demanding custom installers in regards to multi-zone listening and home automation. The AVR-X3100W is also certified by the Imaging Science Foundation for video quality, and is equipped with the full suite of ISFccc advanced video calibration controls.

While offering the renowned Denon audio quality, this year’s new X series AVRs come with a never-before-seen set of connectivity options. Most remarkably, all have built-in Wi-Fi to easily connect to a home network, and Bluetooth to connect mobile devices with the touch of a button. Once connected, the AVR-X3100W opens up the living room to literally unlimited music sources and playback options. Users can stream their own music most conveniently from Apple iDevices via AirPlay, or access their music library on DLNA compatible devices like a network attached storage device (NAS). Moreover, you can choose from thousands of Internet Radio stations and enjoy music from Spotify via the latest Spotify Connect scheme (where available; subscriptions required). For total convenience, a front USB port can be used to connect either USB storage devices, or an iDevice to playback music and charge at the same time. To keep control of all those features, there is a Denon Remote App available for iOS and Android devices, and the further improved Setup Assistant and Advanced Graphical User Interface make it very convenient even for beginners to set up the device with its amazing roster of facilities.

While offering such an amazing and powerful set of next-generation features, all new X series models come with a unique Denon Eco mode. It provides the ability to reduce overall power consumption and features an on-screen Eco Meter that lets you see the power consumption reduction effect. The Auto Eco mode automatically switches between normal and Eco modes, depending on the volume level chosen, thus intelligently saving energy without sacrificing sound performance.

The new AVR-X3100W is yet another step up in the highly acclaimed Denon X series that is the perfect answer to today’s individual entertainment and connectivity needs at every price-point. It will be available in a black colour finish starting in July.

At a glance:

Denon AVR-X3100W 7.2ch Network AV Receiver - Key Features

• 180W x 7ch high quality discrete power amplifier for powerful and detailed sound
• Built in WiFi with dual antenna, built in Bluetooth
• Latest HDMI standard with 4K Ultra HD 50/60 Hz Pass-through
and 4:4:4 colour resolution
• Advanced Video Processing with upscaling up to 1080p and 4k Ultra HD 50/60Hz
• 8 HDMI inputs (incl. 1 front), 2 HDMI outputs (main/zone)
• ISF certification
• Audyssey DSX and DTS Neo:X
• Wide support for streaming formats including DSD and AIFF streaming
• Spotify Connect
• AirPlay and DLNA music streaming
• Advanced ECO mode with off/on/auto setting
• Audyssey MultEQ XT with Audyssey Dynamic Volume and Dynamic EQ
• Audyssey Pro ready
• RS232 control
• Improved Setup Assistant and Graphical User Interface (Hybrid GUI, 9-languages)
• Available in black