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Pioneer Elite 9.2-Channel Black Network AV Receiver - VSX-LX304

Abt Model: VSXLX304 | UPC: 889951001775
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Pioneer Elite 9.2-Channel Black Network AV Receiver - VSX-LX304

Designed for optimum IMAX® Enhanced and Dolby Atmos®/DTS:X movie playback in a seamless 7.2.2ch/5.2.4ch surround sound calibrated by Advanced MCACC, along with support for next-generation video standards, the VSX-LX304 brings multi-dimensional excitement to your home entertainment. Dolby Atmos Height Virtualizer* can provide virtual sound effects without using height or surround speakers. Enjoy multi-room audio streaming with SONOS system, FlareConnect™, Chromecast built-in, DTS Play-Fi®, and Apple AirPlay 2.

Key Features:

  • IMAX® Enhanced*
  • Dolby Atmos®/Dolby Surround Upmixing/Dolby Atmos Height Virtualizer*
  • DTS:X®/DTS Neural:X Upmixing/DTS Virtual:X
  • Apple AirPlay 2* / Works with SONOS
  • Powered Zone 2 with Dedicated DAC
  • 225 W/ch (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 10 %, 1ch Driven)
  • 100 W/ch (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, THD 0.08 %, 2ch Driven, FTC)

Features:

  • IMAX Enhanced*
    The VSX-LX304 is IMAX Enhanced, certified to deliver the powerful sound just as intended by the filmmaker, and provide the immersive experience on your home theater
  • Dolby Atmos®/Dolby Surround Upmixing
    The VSX-LX304 is compatible with 7.2.2ch/ 5.2.4ch configuration of the latest theater sound platform, Dolby Atmos®. You can reproduce object-oriented sound in smooth, curving movements, or the realistic three-dimensional movement overhead by the top speakers. Other audio codecs such as PCM and DSD can be upmixed using Dolby Surround for enjoying 3D surround sound
  • DTS:X®/DTS Neural:X Upmixing
    DTS:X is the next-generation audio codec from DTS that leverages object-based audio to enable new immersive and interactive audio experiences. Enjoy a seamless soundscape with 7.2.2ch/5.2.4ch surround system offering maximum excitement. Other audio codecs such as PCM and DSD can be upmixed using DTS Neural:X for enjoying 3D surround sound
  • Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization*
    When playing any Dolby format, engaging the Dolby Atmos Height Virtualizer enables a more immersive listening experience, creating a virtual surround and height effect from traditional speaker layouts without employing additional surround or height speakers
  • Apple AirPlay 2*
    Apple AirPlay 2 lets you effortlessly stream music or podcasts to speakers throughout your house using any Apple device or by asking Siri, and it all stays in perfect sync
  • Next Generation Video Standard Ready
    The VSX-LX304 supports pass-through for HDR10, HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma), and Dolby Vision signals. By connecting a compatible source device, you can enjoy these latest video standards on a compatible display. What’s more, all HDMI terminals support 4K (60p/4:4:4/24-bit), Wide Color Gamut (BT.2020), and HDCP 2.2, so you will have no problem when upgrading to new devices, and can also enjoy premium content such as 4K videos with digital copy protection
  • Advanced MCACC Auto Room Tuning featuring Auto Phase Control Plus
    Advanced MCACC adjusts the sound according to the listening room and speakers, and also creates clearer sound by suppressing the standing waves that occur between walls or ceiling and floor. Measurement of up to nine positions can be saved for a wide listening area. Auto Phase Control Plus1 makes real-time analysis of the phase difference, and automatically compensates the gap between the LFE and main signals, providing strong bass and clear high-frequency sound
    • Effectiveness depends on content
  • Works with SONOS
    By connecting the VSX-LX304 to Sonos Connect, you can play any music or audio source on your Sonos app. You can group the VSX-LX304 with other Sonos devices on the network, or use it independently. The AV receiver will automatically turn on and switch input as soon as you play music on your Sonos app
  • Powered Zone 2 with Dedicated DAC
    With the powered feature, the VSX-LX304 can directly drive speakers in another room, without the need for a separate amplifier. What’s more, the dedicated DAC for Zone 2 lets you listen to all digital audio sources
  • Zone B Output for Wireless Headphones
    The VSX-LX304 is equipped with Zone B audio output terminals for expanding the Main Zone sound. You can listen to the sound playing in the living room via wireless headphones
  • Chromecast built-in
    The VSX-LX304 comes with Chromecast built-in, so you can use your mobile device to stream your favorite music, radio, or podcasts to your speaker. You can control the audio from anywhere in the house using Chromecastenabled apps running on your personal device—iPhone, iPad, Android phone and tablet, Mac and Windows laptop, and Chromebook™. The VSX-LX304 also works with the Google Assistant, so you can tell it to turn up the volume, skip tracks, or stop the music using your Google Assistant enabled device, like Google Home. Discover Chromecastenabled apps at google.com/cast/apps

Specifications:

Power

  • Amplifier Design: Direct Energy
  • Channels: 9.2
  • Power Output: Watts per Channel (20Hz-20kHz,.08%THD@8ohm 2ch Driven): 100 W/ch
  • Power Output: Watts per Channel (1kHz,10%THD@6ohm 1ch Driven): 225 W/ch
  • Estimated Power Consumption/Network Standby off: 750 W/0.1 W

Handheld and Internet

  • AirPlay: Apple AirPlay 2 (* Available with future firmware update)
  • Streaming Audio From PC/Network: Yes
  • Internet Radio: Yes

Decoders & Formats

  • Digital Core DSP Engine: Digital Quad-Core 32-bit DSP (Cirrus Logic) + Aureus™ floating-point DSP (TI)
  • Audio DACs: 384 kHz/32-bit D/A Conversion with AK4458 (AKM) & PCM5101A (TI)
  • Music File Playback: 192 kHz/24-bit ALAC, AIFF, FLAC, WAV Via USB, 11.2 MHz DSD
  • High-Definition Copy Protection (HDCP): 2.2
  • Dolby Atmos: Yes
  • Dolby TrueHD: Yes
  • Dolby Digital Plus: Yes
  • DTS:X: Yes
  • DTS-HD Master Audio: Yes
  • DTS Neural:X: Yes
  • HDMI SACD Transfer: 2 Channel

Soundfield Calibration

  • Phase Control: Yes
  • MCACC: Yes (Advanced)
  • MCACC Memory: 1
  • EQ Bands: 9-Band
  • Symmetric EQ: Yes
  • Distance Adjustment: 0.1 feet
  • Auto Subwoofer Crossover: Yes

Listening Modes

  • Auto Surround: Yes
  • Stream Direct: Yes (Direct, Pure Direct)
  • Advanced Surround: 10+1
  • Front Stage Surround Advance: Yes

Audio Features

  • Dialog Enhancement: Yes
  • Advanced Sound Retriever: Yes (2ch)
  • DSD Music File: Yes
  • Tone Control: Multi
  • Sound Delay (Lip Sync): Yes
  • Bi-Amp: Yes

Video Processing

  • 4K Ultra HD Pass-Through: Yes (HDR10, HLG and BT.2020 Wide Color Gamut Signal Pass-through)
  • 4K Ultra HD Video Scaler: Ultra HD Upscaling
  • 3-D Ready: Yes
  • Audio Return Channel: Yes
  • HDMI Standby Through: Yes with Input Switch / Last Memory
  • HDMI 36-bit Deep Color: Yes
  • HDMI x.v. Color: Yes
  • Video Converter to HDMI: Yes
  • Super Resolution: Yes

Connectivity

  • HDMI Input / Output: 6 In (Rear) / 2 Out
  • Wi-Fi Built-In: Dual Band (5 GHz/2.4 GHz) Wi-Fi® Built-in
  • Bluetooth Built-In: Yes (Version: 4.2 + LE, Profile: A2DP 1.2/AVRCP 1.3, Codec: SBC/AAC)
  • USB Terminal: Front and Rear
  • Analog Audio Inputs / Output: 2 in / 0 out
  • Digital Audio Inputs / Output: 2 In (Optical 1, Coaxial 1)
  • Pre-Amp Output: 0.2 ch.
  • Headphone Output: Yes
  • Front A/V Inputs: USB / 3.5mm stereo mini jack
  • AM/FM Presets: AM/FM Tuner 40 Presets

Installation

  • On-Screen Display: User-Friendly GUI with System Setup Menu
  • Auto Power Down: Yes
  • Multi-Room and Source Output: Powered Zone 2 with Dedicated DAC
  • IR Serial Remote In/Out: 1 In / 1 Out
  • FL Dimmer: Yes
  • Remote: Yes
  • Sleep Timer: Yes
  • Versatile Speaker Configuration: Speaker 9ch Out (FRONT, CENTER,SURROUND, SURROUND BACK/HEIGHT/Bi-AMP, ZONE 2)

Construction

  • Front Panel: Brushed
  • Speaker Terminals: 9 large

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 6-13/16"
  • Width: 17-1/8"
  • Depth: 14-9/16"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 23.8 lbs
  • Shipping: 30 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 3 Year Limited Warranty

Footnotes:

  1. * Available with future firmware update
California customers: Proposition 65 WARNING
Key Features
100W Per Channel/ IMAX Enhanced/ Dolby Atmos/ Powered Zone 2 With Dedicated DAC/ Advanced MCACC Auto Room Tuning Featuring Auto Phase Control Plus/ Works With SONOS/ Chromecast Built-In/ Bluetooth/ Wi-Fi/ Digital Quad-Core 32-Bit DSP (Cirrus Logic) + Aureus Floating-Point DSP (TI)/ Auto Subwoofer Crossover/ Bi-Amp/ 4K Ultra HD Pass-Through/ Ultra HD Upscaling/ 3-D Ready/ HDMI 36-Bit Deep Color/ User-Friendly GUI With System Setup Menu/ Black Finish
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Apple AirPlayYes
Channels9.2
Watts Per Channel100
Number of AM/FM Preset Stations40
Bluetooth CompatibilityYes
Wi-FiYes
3D ReadyYes
Decoders/EncodersDolby Atmos, Dolby Surround Upmixing, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualizer, DTS:X, DTS Neural:X Upmixing, DTS Virtual:X
Input ConnectorsHDMI, USB, Analog Audio, Optical, Coaxial
Output ConnectorsHDMI, Subwoofer, Headphone
THX CertificationNo
Number of HDMI Outputs2
Number of Zones2
Number of USB Ports2
Height6.8
Width17.1
Depth14.6
Weight (lbs)23.8
Parts Warranty3 Year Limited
Labor Warranty3 Year Limited
  

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