Multi-Source, Multi-Zone Capability in More Models
Recognizing the demand for receivers capable of delivering audio and video to multiple zones within the home, Denon’s new AVR-2809CI (like the company’s existing AVR-5308CI, AVR-4308CI and AVR-3808CI) offer three-zone, three-source capability.* All other new models feature dual-zone, dual-source capability. For enhanced control flexibility, more models, including the AVR-1909, AVR-2309CI, AVR-2809CI, AVR-789, AVR-889, and AVR-989, are compatible with the company’s RC-7000CI / RC-7001RCI Remote Control System.
New Retail Home Theater Series Models: High-Value, High-Performance
Featuring an all-new, elegantly styled cosmetic design, Denon’s new Retail Home Theater Series line of advanced receivers, including the models AVR-989, AVR-889, AVR-789, AVR-689, and AVR-589 offer many of the same high-quality features found in Denon’s companion models, including compatibility with HDMI 1.3a throughout the line, as well as Dolby Digital, dts ES Discrete and Matrix 6.1 decoding, 24-bit/192-kHz Analog Devices DACs, multi-zone distribution capability and much more. Denon has increased the number of HDMI inputs in its Retail Home Theater Series receivers (2 in the AVR-589, 3 in the AVR-689 and AVR-789, and 4 in the AVR-889 and AVR-989), and now includes dual source and zone capabilities on all models.
The surround section of each Retail Home Theater Series receiver features the same precision 32 bit floating point DSP technology found on Denon’s top-line models, and includes a full array of surround sound decoding functions, including Dolby Digital EX as well as DTS ES 6.1 discrete and matrix decoders for the most thrilling, theater-like surround sound experience.Models AVR-989 and AVR-889 offer Dolby and DTS-HD decoding. In addition, all models offer integration features such as dedicated iPod dock accessory control ports that provide command and control capability for iPods via the on-screen GUI and more.