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With the Class D3 (Direct Energy High fidelity class D) Amplifier, the SC-LX701 is ready to meet the needs of the latest HD content. With our MOSFET, the Direct Power FET, this simple, high powered solution is provided to fully meet today’s AV entertainment standards.
This AV Receiver features Dolby Atmos, the latest audio platform for home theatre entertainment. Dolby Atmos offers seamless surround sound movement in a three-dimensional space with a sense of height created by the overhead speakers. It will fill your room with astonishing clarity, richness, detail, and depth.
The feature lets you take advantage of the highest-quality video source for viewing on a 4K TV. With support for HDCP 2.2, you can enjoy premium content such as 4K videos with digital copy protection on a compatible display. What’s more, the SC-LX701 is ready for the HDR (High Dynamic Range) and BT.2020 next generation video standards.
* Supports up to 4K/60p/4:4:4/24-bit with HDCP 2.2 on HDMI IN (1/2/3/4/5) and HDMI OUT (MAIN/SUB).
The SC-LX701 adopts a compact integrated IC with space merit. The directly coupled IC reduces signal loss and provides precise signal transmission.
The SC-LX701 will support FireConnect™ Powered by Blackfire* with a future firmware update. FireConnect is a stable wireless protocol that mirrors most audio source connected to the AV receiver—from vinyl to streaming audio—on optional FireConnect compatible speakers** in other rooms.
The simple form of the Direct Power FET has the advantage of improved thermal characteristics. In addition to the upper-side heat dissipation from the heat sink, the circuit board’s heat radiation feature is also utilized for downward heat dissipation, providing efficient cooling for a superior performance.
Phase Control compensates the delayed bass to improve sound synchronization.
DTS-HD technology provides decoding of the highest quality audio streams for HDMI enabled devices.
Easily control all important receiver functions via smart phone or tablet
Deezer is a subscription-based music streaming service, offering limitless listening from 35 million tracks.
TIDAL is a subscription-based music streaming service, and currently offers two plans-TIDAL Premium for standard-quality audio equivalent to CD sound, and TIDAL HiFi for high-fidelity lossless audio.
The AV receivers come preset with TuneIn for enjoying internet radio.
Enjoy on-demand access to millions of songs with Spotify’s digital music streaming service.
Apple enthusiasts have complete access, control and playback of their entire iTunes music library through their AV receiver.
Enjoy smooth operation using your beloved device.
The built-in Wi-Fi is dual band, for steady and uninterrupted streaming. Stream songs from compatible devices using the built-in Bluetooth wireless technology.
MCACC Pro corrects phase differences in all ranges and all channels
DTS:X is the next-generation audio codec from DTS that leverages object-based audio to enable new immersive and interactive audio experiences
Effectively eliminates phase lag and significantly improves the multi-channel sound without any extra operation
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Amplification Type: Class D (Direct Energy HD)
760 W Multi-ch Simultaneous Drive (8 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0 %): yes
270 W/ch (4 ohms, 1 kHz, 1ch Driven IEC): yes
185 W/ch (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 1ch Driven IEC): yes
Advanced Direct Construction: yes
Rigid Trans-Stabilizer: yes
Anti-Standing Wave Insulator: yes
Dolby Atmos®/Dolby Surround: yes
DTS:X/DTS Neural:X: yes
Reflex Optimizer: yes
Dolby® TrueHD/Dolby Digital Plus: yes
DTS-HD Master Audio/DTS-HD High Resolution Audio/DTS 96/24/DTS-ES/DTS-HD Express: yes
DSD Direct Playback via Network/USB (11.2, 5.6, 2.8 MHz/2ch): yes
DSD Disc (SACD) Playback via HDMI (2.8 MHz/5.1ch, 2ch): yes
Digital Core Engine with Cirrus Logic (Quad Core) x1: yes
ESS SABRE32 Ultra DAC (ES9016S): yes
HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC): yes
MCACC Pro Auto Room Tuning: Full Band Phase Control, Subwoofer EQ (4 Band)
Advanced Sound Retriever (2ch): yes
Advanced Surround Modes: Classical, Unplugged, Entertainment Show, Drama, Advanced Game, Action, Rock/Pop, Sports, Extended Stereo, Extended Mono, Front Stage Surround, Auto Surround
Ultra HD Pass-through with HDCP 2.2 (4K/60p/4:4:4/24-bit, 4K/24p/4:4:4/36-bit, 4K/60p/4:2:0/36-bit): yes
HDR and BT.2020 Support: yes
Ultra HD Upscaling (1080p 4K): yes
3D Ready (Blu-ray Disc™, Broadcast, and Games): yes
Deep Colour (36-bit), "x.v.Colour": yes
FireConnect™*1 for Multi-room Audio: yes
Google Cast*1*2: yes
Apple AirPlay Certified: yes
Spotify®, Tidal*1, and Deezer*1 Music Streaming Services Ready*3: yes
Internet Radio (TuneIn): yes
Hi-Res Audio File Playback via USB/Network: Up to 192 kHz/24-bit ALAC, AIFF, FLAC, WAV 11.2/5.6/2.8 MHz DSD Playback
Dolby® TrueHD Playback (USB only): yes
Built-in Wi-Fi® (Dual Band 5 GHz/2.4 GHz): yes
Built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology (Version: 4.1, Profile: A2DP/AVRCP, Codec: SBC/AAC): yes
Pioneer Remote App Ready (iOS/Android)*4: yes
iControlAV5 Remote Control App Ready (iOS/Android)*4: yes
New GUI with System/Network Setup Menu: yes
Auto Power Off in HDMI Standby Through: yes
AM/FM Tuner 40 Presets: yes
Sleep Timer: yes
User-Friendly Simple Remote Control: yes
HDMI 7 In (4 Assignable): yes
HDMI 2 Out (1 for MAIN, 1 for SUB): yes
Ethernet 1 In: yes
AV (Component) 2 In (Assignable): yes
AV (Composite) 2 In (Assignable): yes
Audio 2 In (Assignable1): yes
Phono (MM) 1 In: yes
Digital Coaxial 2 In (Assignable): yes
Digital Optical 3 In (Assignable): yes
Subwoofer 2 Pre Out: yes
Zone 2/ZONE 3 Pre/Line Out: yes
IR 1 In/1 Out: yes
12 V Trigger 2 Out/RS-232C: yes
FM/AM Antenna: yes
Power Requirements: AC 220-230 V, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption/Standby: 310 W/0.15 W
Dimensions (W x H x D): 435 x 185 x 441 mm
Weight: 15.3 kg
HDMI 1 In: yes
USB 1 In for USB Drive: yes
MCACC Setup MIC In: yes
Phones 1 Out: yes