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7.1 Channel AV Receiver with 6x HDMI, AirPlay, DLNA, Remote Control App and vTuner Internet Radio


True 360° cinema sound experience.

With 7.1 channel surround sound in HD, watching a film becomes an unforgettable experience. For convenience, you can easily (and without dock) connect your iPod, iPhone or iPad with the included cable to enjoy any audio and video on it. The receiver will optionally upscale iPod or SD video to 1080p quality. On top of this you get Pioneer Control App for your Android or Apple device, AirPlay, vTuner Internet Radio & DLNA support.

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Advanced, 7.1 Surround

Turn your living room into a cinema with HD surround sound. With 7 speaker outputs, you’ll immerse yourself in a a true 360° cinema sound experience. The receiver supports all popular surround formats including HD formats so you can enjoy high-definition audio from Blu-ray discs as well.

Easy-to-operate internet radio

Simply connect the receiver to your home network and enjoy access to thousands of internet radio stations worldwide, ranging from music and news to sports. The vTuner guide enables you to easily find and discover new internet radio stations.

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Stream with AirPlay

Apple's AirPlay lets you stream music from any compatible device connected to your home network. This means you can easily enjoy your iTunes music library through your AV receiver.

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Digital Direct connection to iPod, iPhone and iPad

Connect your Apple device directly to the receiver to view stored photos or videos or to stream directly from e.g. YouTube straight to your LCD TV. Thanks to the digital connection, you get the best possible audio quality enhanced by Advanced Sound Retriever

Stream with DLNA

DLNA is widely supported on PCs, laptops, smartphones and other devices. As this receiver is DLNA certified, you can easily stream audio from such a device using your home network.

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Intelligent speaker calibration

Surround speakers can hardly be ideally positioned. MCACC therefore analyses the existing sound field using a microphone (included), just like a sound professional, and adjusts the sound timings to precision-tune the system to your room.

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Main FeaturesVSX-827-K
Output Power per Channel130W
Impedance at Output Level
Number of Channels7
Audio Return ChannelYes
Control with HDMIYes
On-Screen Display (GUI)via HDMI only in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch and Russian
Input & Output connectionsVSX-827-K
Large speaker terminalsYes
Apple CompatibilityVSX-827-K
Works with iPadYes
Audio FeaturesVSX-827-K
Advanced Sound RetrieverYes (2 channel)
Sound Retriever AIRYes
Main FeaturesVSX-827-K
Input Connections• 6 x HDMI
• 3 x Composite
• 1 x Component
• 1 x Coaxial
• 1 x Digital Optical
• 1 x USB 2.0 host
• 1 x iPod/iPhone Digital via USB (cable included)
• 1 x Ethernet
• 1 x Bluetooth adapter port for AS-BT200
Output Connections• 1 x HDMI
• 1 x Composite
• 1 x Subwoofer pre out
File PlaybackVia LAN/USB: MP3, WAV, AAC, WMA, FLAC
192 kHz/24-Bit Audio playback: WAV, FLAC
HD Audio FormaftsDolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio
Firmware updatesYes (via USB)
Internet RadioYes
Windows 7 CertifiedYes
Input & Output connectionsVSX-827-K
HDMI Input/Output6/1
Apple CompatibilityVSX-827-K
Works with iPhoneYes
iPhone Control ButtonYes
Compatible GenerationsiPad,iPad2, iPhone 4S,iPhone 4,iPhone 3GS,iPhone 3G,iPhone, iPod touch 4G/3G/2G/1G, iPod nano 6G(Audio only)/ 5G/4G/3G
Supported Functions• Audio & video playback
• On-screen album art
• Charging
Surround Sound FormatsVSX-827-K
Dolby DigitalYes
Dolby Digital EXYes
Dolby Digital PlusYes
Dolby Pro Logic IIYes
Dolby Pro Logic IIzYes
Dolby True HDYes
DTS-HD Master AudioYes
Audio FeaturesVSX-827-K
Tuner Pre-set Stations30
DSD-to-PCM ConvertorYes (2 channel)
Video FeaturesVSX-827-K
Deep ColourYes
3D ReadyYes
HD Digital Film Direct 24Yes
Input & Output connectionsVSX-827-K
Digital Coaxial Input/Output1/- (assignable)
Surround Sound FormatsVSX-827-K
DTS 96/24Yes
DTS-HD High Resolution AudioYes
Surround Modes9 + 1 for Phones
Audio FeaturesVSX-827-K
AM/FM Tuner with RDSYes
Auto SurroundYes
Front Stage Surround AdvanceYes
Midnight Listening ModeYes
Phase ControlYes
Sound Delay (LipSync)Yes
Stream DirectYes
Symmetric EQYes
Video FeaturesVSX-827-K
Upscaling to 1080pYes
Power Output VSX-827-K
Power output per channel130W
Condition1kHz, 1% THD, 6Ω
Rated Power Output130W per channel
Power RequirementsAC 220 - 230 V/50/60 Hz
Power Consumption (in use / standby)520 W / 0,45 W
Auto Power DownYes
Main FeaturesVSX-827-K
DLNA CertifiedYes (v1.5)
Remote ControlGlow-key, preset remote control
Input & Output connectionsVSX-827-K
Bluetooth Adapter PortYes
Component Video Input/Output1/- (assignable)
Composite Input/Output3/1
Digital Optical Input/Output1/- (assignable)
Pre-amp Output Yes (SW)
Speaker A/BYes
USB Host (Front)Yes
Air JamYes
Apple CompatibilityVSX-827-K
Works with iPodYes (cable included)
Surround Sound FormatsVSX-827-K
Dolby Pro Logic IIxYes
DTS Neo: 6Yes
Audio FeaturesVSX-827-K
Auto Level ControlYes (2 channel)
Dynamic Range ControlYes
Headphone SurroundYes
DesignDiscrete Amplification Type
Amplifier SpecificationsVSX-827-K
Digital Signal ProcessorTexas Instruments AureusTM TMS320DA788
D/A Converter192 kHz / 24-bit
A/D Converter96 kHz / 24-bit
Dimensions (W x H x D)435 x 168 x 342.5 mm
Weight9.3 kg