Sony 7.2 Channel Home Theater AV Receiver - STRDH790

Abt Model: STRDH790 | UPC: 027242908406
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Sony 7.2 Channel Home Theater AV Receiver - STR-DH790


  • Bring home theater-worthy Dolby Atmos® & DTS:X™ sound
    Give your home entertainment system a cinematic upgrade with the STR-DH790 7.2ch AV receiver. Experience the same all-encompassing surround sound you get in movie theaters at home with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support. Plus, superior picture quality to match with 4K HDR pass-through.
  • Space-optimized 7.1ch cinematic sound
    Get the real big screen experience with a fully-fledged 7.1 channel surround speaker system. The ideal way to close up any gaps in your sound space—even in bigger rooms.
  • Dolby Atmos/DTS:X
    For stunning surround sound like in the latest theaters.
  • 4K High Dynamic Range pass through
    Enjoy superior picture quality with greater contrast, color and brightness.
  • Advanced D.C.A.C
    Smooth auto calibration optimizes and aligns your speakers for an optimum setup.
  • The next step in surround sound
    With support for Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, you get surround sound like they have in movie theaters. Rich, lifelike and all-encompassing.
  • Your favorite radio with an FM tuner
    The STR-DH790 has an FM tuner with 30 digital preset radio stations, with auto tuning and direct tuning available.
  • DSD decoding
    Co-developed for High-Resolution Audio by Sony and Phillips, the companies behind original CD format, DSD offers a revolutionary way of capturing and playing back audio. Its sampling frequency is 64x that of CD.
  • The Way The Artists Truly Intended
    Enjoy the subtlest nuances of studio-quality sound in higher than CD quality with High-Resolution Audio. Passion for music unites every component from signal to speaker so it feels like the artist is performing right in front of you.
  • Expertly designed to prevent overheating
    The heat sink’s specially designed fins maximize air intake, keeping the amplifier circuit cool and protecting it against unwanted sound pressure.
  • All round virtual surround with S-Force PRO Ideal for smaller rooms, S-Force PRO
    front surround delivers a virtual surround acoustic field using only two speakers.
  • A metal framework protects the circuits
    The metal framework and heat sink bracket shield the circuits from sound pressure and radiation, for high-rigidity and clearer sound quality.
  • Large capacity power transformer built for clarity
    Care and attention to the highest quality audio starts with the power transformer.
  • Get lost in the action with Dolby Atmos
    Dolby Atmos delivers breath-taking realism with 360º surround sound, by accurately positioning sound from every angle in your environment – even from above. The result is rich audio that completely envelops you.
  • Lifelike sound whatever the setup with DTS:X
    DTS:X decoding delivers multi-dimensional surround sound that adapts to your speaker configuration in real time. Sound is positioned precisely around and above you, thanks to object-based audio decoding.
  • A flexible setup to suit any home
    No matter what space or setup you’re working with, the flexible STR-DH790 works with your speakers to make sure you get all-round stunning sound.
  • Immersive 5.1.2ch sound from every angle
    Put yourself at the heart of the action with an immersive 5.1.2 channel surround speaker system, delivering lifelike audio from every angle—even above.
  • Superior audio with Advanced D.C.A.C.
    If you’re working with different combinations of speakers, our seamless auto calibration technology will have them all delivering the same high-quality sound. Automatic Phase Matching aligns the phase characteristics of your speakers to the front left and right speaker channels, so they all work perfectly together to deliver a more effective surround sound experience.
  • A clearer picture with High Dynamic Range
    By supporting High Dynamic Range (HDR) signal pass-through, you can enjoy the incredible jump in contrast and brightness it brings—and the additional shadow detail and highlights further enhance picture detail and brings color to life. Latest HDR standards such as HDR10, HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) and Dolby Vision™ are supported.
  • Consistently stunning 4K quality
    Maintain 4K quality from source to screen. 4K passthrough allows a signal to pass through the receiver without compromising image quality and is HDCP 2.2 compatible.
  • Power amplifier for minimal distortion
    The power amplifier uses a glass-epoxy circuit board for reduced vibration and distortion, giving clear, high power from each of the discrete amplifiers.
  • Smarter Bluetooth® connectivity
    Not only can you connect to the STR-DH790 through Bluetooth® and stream all your favorite tracks, but with Bluetooth® Standby, you can turn your receiver on straight from your paired smartphone or tablet.
  • The perfect fit for your home entertainment
    The STR-DH790 is designed to fit seamlessly into your existing home entertainment. With a thinner profile and packed with inputs and outputs, just plug in and enjoy movie theater quality straight from your sofa.
  • Smooth control
    The sleek, understated control panel will blend seamlessly with any décor.
  • Get connected
    Just plug in and press play. With four HDMI inputs and one output, optical/coaxial digital and analog Audio connections, you can connect your UHD Blu-ray Disc™ player, TV and games console easily.
  • Streamlined slim design
    With a robust, space-saving design, the receiver can easily fit into your media unit. Plus, a rigid chassis reduces vibration to help maintain signal fidelity.
  • Constructed for precision
    A reinforced frame and beam chassis design reduces external speaker sound pressure for more focused, powerful sound.
  • Powerful 3 DSPs
    3 powerful digital signal processors support the latest sound formats like Dolby Atmos/DTS:X, ensuring the highest accuracy in signal decoding.



  • Number Of Amp. Channels: 7
  • Number Of Decodable Channels: 5.1.2ch
  • Power Output: 145 W (6 Ohms, 1 Khz, 1ch Thd 0.9%)
  • Speaker Impedance: 6–16 Ohms
  • Sound Field: 2ch Stereo, Direct, Multi Ch Stereo, Dolby Surround, Neural: X, Front Surround, Audio Enhancer, Headphone 2ch

Video Features

  • HDR (High Dynamic Range): Yes (Hdr10, Hlg, Dolby Vision™ Compatible)
  • Audio Return Channel: Yes
  • HDMI® Pass Through: Yes
  • 3D Over HDMI: Yes
  • 4K 60p 4:4:4 Support: Yes
  • A/V Sync: Yes (Variable)
  • Bravia® Sync™ (Cec Control): Yes

Audio Features

  • TV Volume Offset: Yes

Auto Speaker Calibration

  • Calibration Features: Advanced D.C.A.C., Automatic Phase Matching, Calibration Mic (Mono)

Tuner Features

  • FM/AM: Yes / No
  • Preset Channel: TTL30 (30/-)


  • Input And Output Terminals: Audio Input Opt (1), Audio Input Coax (1), Analog Audio Input (4), Pre Out Subwoofer (2), Headphone Output (1), USB (for power supply only)
  • Speaker Output Terminals: Front A, Center, Surround, Surround Back, Height (Common with Surround Back), Front B (Common with Surround Back), Bi-AMP (Common with Surround Back)

Decoding Format for HDMI

  • Decoding Format for HDMI: DSD, Dolby Atmos®, Dolby® Digital, Dolby® Dual Mono, DTS: X™, DTS-HD Master Audio™, DTS HD High-Resolution Audio, DTS®, DTS-ES (Matrix6.1/Discrete6.1), DTS 96/24

Network Connectivity

  • Network Features: Bluetooth® Receiver

General Features

  • Auto Standby: Yes
  • Gui (Graphical User Interface): Yes
  • Power Requirement: Ac 120 V 60 Hz

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 5 1/4"
  • Width: 17"
  • Depth: 11 3/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Shipping: 16.31 lbs
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Key Features
4K High Dynamic Range Pass Through/ DSD Decoding/ LifeLike Sound Whatever The Setup With DTS:X/ Superior Audio With Advanced D.C.A.C./ Consistently Stunning 4K Quality/ Powerful 3 DSPs/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Sony 7.2 Channel Home Theater AV Receiver STRDH790 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Sony 7.2 Channel Home Theater AV Receiver STRDH790 is Brand New.
  • The Sony 7.2 Channel Home Theater AV Receiver STRDH790 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Apple AirPlayNo
Watts Per Channel145
Number of AM/FM Preset Stations30
Bluetooth CompatibilityYes
3D ReadyNo
Input ConnectorsAudio Input Opt / Coax, Analog Audio Input
Output ConnectorsPre Out Subwoofer, Headphone Output
THX CertificationNo
Number of HDMI Outputs1
Number of Zones1
Number of USB Ports1
Weight (lbs)16.31
Parts Warranty2 Years Limited
Labor Warranty2 Years Limited


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