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Pioneer Elite Black 2-Channel Network Receiver - SX-S30

Abt Model: SXS30 | UPC: 889951000488
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Pioneer Elite Black 2-Channel Network Receiver - SX-S30

Enjoy various audio entertainment including Hi-Res Audio files, music streaming services, internet radio, CDs, and vinyl records. Bluetooth® Wireless Technology, AirPlay®, and built-in Wi-Fi® let you wirelessly stream songs. If you have a streaming device, you can listen to songs by plugging them to the HDMI terminal. Just connect the speaker of your choice, and play and listen the way you like.


  • Streaming Services & Internet Radio
    Enjoy listening to whatever music you like with streaming services such as Pandora®, Spotify, TIDAL*, and Deezer*. The unit is also preset with TuneIn for enjoying internet radio. With over 100,000 radio stations, you can listen to free broadcasts of music, sports, news and talk shows from around the world
    • *Available with future firmware update
  • Connect with Chromecast™ built-in, AirPlay® and Wi-Fi
    With the Chromecast built-in* network stereo receiver, you can use your mobile device to stream your favorite music, radio, or podcasts to the receiver. You can control the audio from anywhere in the house using Chromecast-enabled apps. You can also stream songs from your music library with AirPlay, or enjoy network features via dual band (5 GHz/2.4 GHz) Wi-Fi
    • * Chromecast built-in will be available with future firmware update
  • Versatile Connectivity
    The SX-S30 is equipped with the phono (MM) input for a vinyl record player, as well as optical and coaxial digital inputs for connecting other audio sources. The HDMI (HDCP 2.2) terminal lets you connect to your streaming devices' and enjoy audio streaming
  • Hi-Res Audio File Playback via USB/Network
    You can play up to 5.6 MHz DSD (Direct Stream Digital) files, and up to 192 kHz/24-bit WAV, FLAC, AIFF, and Apple Lossless files from a USB device or via wired or wireless network
  • MCACC Auto Room Tuning
    Create the optimum acoustic environment with Pioneer's MCACC, developed with the expertise of professional recording studios. With the custom microphone, the system automatically compensates for differences in speaker size, level and distance, and equalizes response. As an innovative solution for the phase lag between the subwoofer and the main channel speakers caused by the network filter, Phase Control compensates the delayed bass to improve sound synchronization
  • Wireless Multi-room Audio
    The SX-S30 will support FireConnect™ Powered by Blackfire*1 with a future firmware update. FireConnect is a stable wireless protocol that streams audio from a compatible Pioneer Receiver to a compatible Pioneer wireless speaker*2. Enjoy Bluetooth audio, front USB audio files and internet radio from the FireConnect compatible Pioneer receiver to an optional FireConnect compatible Pioneer wireless speaker(s)*2 located in another room(s)
    • *1 Multi-room Audio is realized by FireConnect technology. FireConnect is a technology of Blackfire Research Corp, USA. We cannot guarantee that the Receiver will support all speakers incorporating FireConnect technology Not all FireConnect compatible speakers work with all FireConnect capable Receivers
    • *2 Optional Pioneer Wireless Speaker(s) available late 2016
  • Intuitive Control with New Pioneer Remote App (iOS/Android)
    Enjoy smooth control with album artwork using your beloved device. With the free Pioneer Remote app, you can use your iPad/iPhone/iPod touch or Android smartphone for operating the network CD receiver, or play back tunes stored on your device. You can also select internet radio stations, and play songs from your media server.
    • * Network CD receiver needs to be connected to a home LAN network in a wireless LAN environment


Amplification & Design

  • Channels: 2
  • Amplification Type: Class D
  • 85 W/ch (4 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0 %, 1ch Driven)

Network Features

  • FireConnect™ technology powered by Blackfire Research*1 *6 (Wireless protocol that mirrors some audio sources; such as bluetooth audio, front USB audio files and internet radio. Compatible Pioneer Receiver requires a future firmware update and optional FireConnect compatible speakers)
  • Apple AirPlay Certified
  • Pandora®, Spotify®, TIDAL, and Deezer Music Streaming Services Ready*3
  • Internet Radio (TuneIn)
  • Chromecast™ built-in*1 *2
  • DTS Play-Fi® Technology

Audio Features

  • MCACC Auto Room Tuning
    • Phase Control
    • Subwoofer EQ (4 Band)
  • DSD Playback via Network/USB (5.6 MHz/2.8 MHz)
  • DSD Disc (SACD) Playback via HDMI (2.8 MHz)
  • Digital Core Engine with Cirrus Logic (Quad Core) x1
  • Advanced Sound Retriever

Connectivity & Control

  • HDMI 4 In/1 Out (HDCP 2.2)
  • Plug and Play External HDD and USB Memory via Front USB*4
  • Works with Pioneer Remote App (iOS/Android)*5
  • Built-in Wi-Fi (Dual Band 5 GHz/2.4 GHz)
  • Built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology (Version: 4.1, Profile: A2DP/ AVRCP, Codec: SBC/AAC)


  • FM Tuner with 40 Station Presets
  • Dimmer
  • Firmware Update (USB/Network)

Front Terminals

  • USB 1 In for USB Drive
  • Phones 1 Out

Rear Terminals

  • HDMI 4 In
  • HDMI 1 Out (ARC)
  • Ethernet 1 In
  • Audio 2 In (Assignable)
  • Phono (MM) 1 In
  • MCACC Setup MIC In
  • Digital Coaxial 1 In (Assignable)
  • Digital Optical 1 In (Assignable)
  • Subwoofer 1 Pre Out
  • Speaker Out (L/R)
  • FM Tuner Antenna


  • Power Requirement: AC 120 V, 60 Hz
  • Power Consumption: 55 W
  • Power Consumption During Standby: 0.38 W (2 W Network Standby On)

What's In The Box:

  • Main unit
  • Remote controller (RC-933R) x 1, Batteries (AAA/R03) x 2
  • Indoor FM antenna x 1
  • Speaker setup microphone x 1

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 3.7"
  • Width: 17.1"
  • Depth: 13"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 8.8 lbs
  • Shipping: 12.1 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 3 Years Parts and Labor


  1. Available with future firmware update
  2. Chromecast-enabled apps required
  3. Service availability depends on region
  4. Supports HDD/USB memory formatted with FAT32. Not guaranteed to work with all HDD/USB memory devices
  5. Available for free download from the App StoreSM/the Google Play™
  6. FireConnect compatible speakers will be released at a later date
California customers: Proposition 65 WARNING

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Key Features

85W Per Channel At 4 Ohms/ Built-In Bluetooth And Wi-Fi (Dual Band 5 GHz/2.4 GHz)/ Hi-Res Audio File Playback Via USB/Network/ MCACC Auto Room Tuning/ Digital Core Engine With Cirrus Logic (Quad Core) x1/ Black Finish

More reasons to buy the Pioneer Elite Black 2-Channel Network Receiver SX-S30 from Abt Electronics

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  • The Pioneer Elite Black 2-Channel Network Receiver SX-S30 is Brand New.
  • Abt ships this product for free!


Apple AirPlayNo
Watts Per Channel85
Bluetooth CompatibilityNo
3D ReadyNo
Input ConnectorsHDMI, Audio, Phono, Digital Coaxial / Optical
Output ConnectorsHDMI, Subwoofer, Speaker
THX CertificationNo
Number of HDMI Outputs1
Number of Zones1
Weight (lbs)8.8
Parts Warranty3 Year
Labor Warranty3 Year


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