Denon AVR-X1500H 7.2-Channel Receiver
The AVR-X1500H represents the most affordable seven-channel 3D Audio AV Receiver with renowned original Denon sound. With HEOS wireless technology built-in, you can stream and control all your local or online music effortlessly from anywhere in your home with the comfortable HEOS App. Create a stunning home theater experience with the built-in Dolby Atmos and DTS:X 3D surround sound decoders, and all the latest video technologies including Dolby Vision compatibility, HDR (High Dynamic Range), HLG, and HDCP 2.2. The ultimate in future-proofness.
- 7.2 channel AV Receiver with 80W per channel (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08%THD)
- "Works with Amazon Alexa" certified.
- Built-in Wi-Fi with 2.4GHz/5GHz dual band support; built-in Bluetooth
- 4K/60 Hz full-rate pass-through, Dolby Vision compatible, HDR, HLG and BT.2020
- 6 HDMI inputs (incl. 1 front) with full HDCP 2.2 support
- Dolby Atmos and DTS:X for 3D audio (up tp 5.1.2), DTS Virtual:X for height virtualization effects
- Built-in HEOS Wireless Multi-Room Audio Technology and Alexa voice control,
- AirPlay2, Bluetooth, Internet Radio, Spotify Connect, Pandora, SiriusXM, Amazon Music, TIDAL, Deezer and more
- DSD (2.8/5.6MHz), FLAC, ALAC and WAV support
- Audyssey MultEQ XT, Dynamic Volume and Dynamic EQ
- Color-coded speaker terminals, Setup Assistant, Denon 2016 AVR Remote App
- Intelligent ECO mode with off/on/auto setting
- Advanced on-screen GUI
Amazing 3D Sound
Enjoy an exceptional surround sound experience with the latest audio formats including Dolby Atmos and DTS:X. The AVR-X1500H’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-X1500H’s advanced video section is fully compatible with HDMI latest specification 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) are also available.
Powerful 7.2-Channel Amp with ECO Mode
Featuring high current discrete power output devices on all channels, the AVR-X1500H delivers high power and is rated at 80 watts per channel (8 ohms 20Hz~20kHz, 0.08% THD). 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 meter 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-X1500H to become the app-controlled heart of a whole-house wireless multi-room sound network.
Perfect Setup from the Start
The AVR-X1500H easily guides you through the setup process to ensure the most accurate configuration. Optimize all settings for the best possible sound and video quality with your system from the get-go.
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 theater experience - including Dolby Surround upmixer for legacy content.
DTS:X immersive audio places sound where it would occur naturally in space, creating a life-like, multi-dimensional audio experience in the home. The improved immersion and heightened realism draw you into the world of your favorite 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 theater home.
You can enjoy an immersive sound experience today, only from 5.1 or 7.1, or even from 2.1 floor speakers connected to the AVR-X1500H without height speakers. DTS Virtual:X creates virtual height effects.
Latest HDMI Specs
All six HDMI inputs feature HDCP 2.2 compatibility and the latest HDMI specifications, including 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, High Dynamic Range (HDR) and 21:9 video, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support.
HDR / DOLBY VISION / HLG
The AVR-X1500H supports High Dynamic Range (HDR) video format. It is even ready for Dolby Vision comatibility and HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma). Dolby Vision transforms the viewing experiences with astonishing brightness, contrast, and color.
The AVR-X1500H features the Audyssey MultEQ XT room acoustic measurement system. With the supplied microphone, it exactly analyzes each speaker's output to optimize each channel. With the additional Audyssey MultEQ Editor App (available for purchase), very advanced users can go even further "under the hood" if desired.
Compatible Alexa Voice Command
Amazon Alexa’s latest Smart Home Skill for Entertainment Devices enables voice commands to control a range of functions on Denon AVRs natively, including volume control, transport control, mute, next track, and external input switching.
The AVR-X1500H 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 AirPlay2 compatibility. AirPlay2 enables multi-music streaming over connected AVR and Apple's HomePod speakers. The feature will be enabled via future firmware update.
Denon + HEOS App
With the "Denon 2016 AVR Remote" app, you can control the receiver's operationWith the HEOS app you can easily command your multi-room streaming.
Store your preferred setup 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.
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.
The AVR-X1500H 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).
With the AVR-X1500H, 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
A single subwoofer can give an uneven bass response, with audible peaks and dips. The AVR-X1500H provides for two subwoofers to even out the low frequencies, for more accurate bass anywhere.
Get the Amazing HEOS Experience
Enjoy your favorite 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 TuneIn, Internet Radio, and a wide range of streaming services including Pandora, Spotify, Amazon Prime Music, iHeartRadio, SiriusXM, Soundcloud, Tidal, Napster, or Deezer.
- Dimensions (W x H x D): 17.1" x 5.9" x 13.3"
- Weight: 19 lbs.
- 80W per channel (8 ohm, 20Hz - 20kHz, 0.08% THD)
- Built-in Wi-Fi with 2.4GHz/5GHz dual band support; built-in Bluetooth
- 4K/60Hz full-rate passthrough, Dolby Vision compatible, HDR, HLG, and BT.2020
- 6 HDMI inputs (including 1 front) with full HDCP 2.2 support
- Dolby Atmos and DTS:X for 3D audio (up to 5.1.2), DTS Virtual:X for height virtualization effects
- Built-in HEOS wireless multi-room audio technology and Alexa voice control
- AirPlay2, Bluetooth, Internet Radio, Spotify Connect, Pandora, SiriusXM, Amazon Music, TIDAL, Deezer
- DSD (2.8/5.6MHz), FLAC, ALAC, and WAV support
- Audyssey MultEQ XT, dynamic volume and Dynamic EQ