This slim AVR swings for the fences and is loaded with the latest in 3D sound decoding of Dolby Atmos and DTS:X (via firmware update). The tiny framework sets it apart from other AVR's and can nicely fit into just about every entertainment stand. Using the two assignable channels you can also experience a 5.2.2 or 7.2 surround sound setup!Power
The NR1609 features discrete high-current output devices which produces clean audio. Each channel is rated at 50 watts (8 ohms, 20Hz~20kHz, .08%THD), and all channels are able to safely drive lower impedance speakers (down to 4 ohms). The advanced ECO amplifier mode adjusts power consumption according to signal level, and there's an on-screen ECO Mode display that lets you see the power consumption reduction in real time.Video
The NR1609 features an advanced video section that's fully compatible with the latest HDMI 2.0a and HDCP 2.2 specifications on all 8 HDMI inputs. With 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, High Dynamic Range (HDR) and 21:9 video, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support on every input, the NR1609 is ready for the next generation of Blu-ray disc players, set-top boxes and other 4K Ultra HD sources. Certified by the Imaging Science Foundation, the NR1609 features a full suite of video calibration controls (for use by an ISF technician), along with ISF Day and ISF Night video modes.Other
This AVR uses Audyssey MultEQ for a quick and simple setup. Using the supplied microphone and stand, Audyssey MultEQ will measure all your speakers and generate high precision room acoustic correction filters.Do you have high-res audio tracks? No problem. The NR1609 can decode AIFF, FLAC and WAV files up to 24-bit/192-kHz, ALAC/Apple Lossless up to 24-bit/96-kHz and SACD quality DSD 2.8MHz or Double DSD 5.6 MHz using any input of your choice, including wireless. The new Marantz 2016 AVR Remote App has been redesigned for easier and more streamlined control of your Marantz products. You can easily build your own playlist by dragging and dropping files into your queue and even save for later use. Featuring a clear, easy to understand graphical on-screen display, the NR1609 guides you through a simple setup process that ensures the right configuration from the start. Both the exclusive Setup Assistant and the included Quick Start guide together provide easy setup guidance, optimizing critical settings for the best possible sound quality with your particular equipment configuration.
|Amplifier Power||50W per channel|
|Dimensions||17.3"W x 4.1"H x 14.8"D|
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