Marantz NR1608 7.2 Channel Network AV Receiver with HEOS & Amazon Alexa Voice Commands
Discover a thrilling new dimension in sound from a high-quality AV receiver that occupies minimal space: that's the promise of the Marantz NR1608. High current discrete power amplifiers on all 7 channels deliver astonishing power and clarity, and it delivers immersive 3D surround sound thanks to both Dolby Atmos and DTS:X decoders. At just a little more than 3 inches tall it’s slim enough to slip into any TV cabinet. It’s fully compatible with the latest HDMI and HDCP 2.2 specifications on all 8 HDMI inputs, and will pass all the latest video formats - 4K 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, BT.2020, HDR and Dolby Vision - from Blu-ray players, set-top boxes, games consoles and streamed/download 4K Ultra HD content to an Ultra HD TV or projector.
Bluetooth and AirPlay can stream music directly from portable devices, while HEOS wireless multi-room music integration allows the Marantz NR1608 to become part of a complete home-wide music system. Explore and play your own music library, online streaming music services and thousands of Internet radio stations, using the free HEOS app.
1-year manufacturer's warranty
- 7-channel discrete power amplifier
- 8 HDMI inputs (incl. 1 front) with full HDCP 2.2 support
- 4K/60 Hz full-rate pass-through, 4:4:4 color resolution, HDR and BT.2020, plus Dolby Vision compatibility and Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG; via future firmware update)
- Dolby Atmos (up to 5.1.2) and DTS:X
- Built-in Wi-Fi with 2.4GHz/5GHz dual band support
- HEOS wireless multiroom integration
- AirPlay, Bluetooth, TuneIn Internet Radio, Pandora, Spotify, Tidal, Deezer, Amazon Prime Music, SiriusXM, Napster, iHeartRadio, Sound Cloud, Network Audio Streaming
- Audyssey MultEQ, Dynamic Volume and Dynamic EQ
- Color-coded speaker terminals, Setup Assistant, Advanced GUI, Marantz 2016 AVR Remote App
- Intelligent ECO mode with off/on/auto setting
Benefits of Marantz NR1608 AV Receiver:
Latest HDMI Connectivity; HDR, Dolby Vision, HLG, and HDCP 2.2 Compatible
Eight HDMI inputs - including one on the front panel for quick connections feed the NR1608's advanced video section, supporting the latest HDMI specification, including 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, BT.2020 and HDR pass-through support on every input. Dolby Vision compatibility is now supported, too, along with pass-through for new HDR broadcast format HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma) to be enabled via a future firmware update.
HDCP 2.2 compatibility on all HDMI inputs, for 4K Ultra HD copy-protected content, ensures the NR1608 is ready for the next generation of Blu-ray disc players, set-top boxes and 4K Ultra HD streams and downloads, while the video processor can also upscale SD and HD video to 4K Ultra HD. Certified by the Imaging Science Foundation, the Marantz NR1608 features a full suite of video calibration controls for use by an ISF technician, along with ISF Day/Night video modes.
Powerful 7 Channel Discrete Amplifier with Eco Mode
The power amp section of the Marantz NR1608 features discrete high-current output devices for superb sound with both music and movies, with, identical power on all 7 channels for precision sound. Rated at 50 watts per channel (8 ohm, 20 Hz – 20 kHz, 0.08% THD), the NR1608 features low-impedance drive capability, for excellent speaker control, and is compatible with 4 ohm speakers too. Meanwhile the Eco mode provides energy savings: it features an on-screen Eco meter, while it’s also possible to use the receiver in power-saving mode, either reducing the maximum output power or adopting low-power strategies at more modest settings and all without any effect on the superb sound quality.
Built-in Wi-Fi & Bluetooth
The NR1608 is equipped with an advanced dual antenna system for Bluetooth and Wi-Fi streaming, for a robust connection even in congested urban environments. Apple's AirPlay lets you listen to your favorite tracks wirelessly from iOS devices such as iPhones and iPads.
High Resolution Audio support
The NR1608 lets you discover the incredible fidelity of high resolution audio tracks via the front panel USB port or network sources, with the ability to decode ALAC, FLAC and WAV lossless files up to 24-bit/192-kHz, as well as DSD 2.8MHz and 5.6MHz tracks (the audiophile format of SACD). You can also listen to other popular file types, such as MP3.
HEOS: The Perfect Solution for Wireless Multi-Room Music Streaming
With built-in HEOS technology, the NR1608 becomes a key component of the HEOS wireless multi-room system. Add more HEOS speakers, and enjoy your music anywhere and everywhere around your home, all controlled via the free HEOS app. Play the same song in every room, or a different song in every room.
Smart TV connectivity & Simple Smart Select Functions
Via the HDMI CEC (consumer electronics control) functionality on some Smart TVs, it's possible to control the NR1608 with the TV's remote handset. With the receiver's "HDMI control" set to ON, set "Smart Menu" receiver control functions and the TV's Smart Menu home screen will provide you direct access to source and surround mode selections, the main setup menu, and Smart Select configuration presets. 4 Smart Select function buttons on the remote control will store your preferred setup - input, volume and Audyssey configuration - for particular sources. The push of just one button has the NR1608 perfectly configured for anything from Blu-ray or your TV set-top box to your favourite Internet radio station.Where to buy:
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Technical Specifications of Marantz NR1608 AV Receiver:
|No. of Channels||
|4K Ultra HD Pass-through||Yes|
|No. of HDMI Inputs||8|
|Maximum Power Output Per Channel||
|Rated Output Power (6 ohm, 1 kHz. 0.7%, 2ch Drive)||70 W|
Rated Output Power (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08%, 2ch Drive)
|Power Consumption||250 W|
|Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off)||30 W / 40 W|
|32-bit DSP Processor||Yes|
|DTS-HD Master Audio||Yes|
|HDMI 3D Pass-through||Yes|
|USB||Audio / iPod / iPhone|
|Front AV Input||HDMI / USB|
|Digital In: Optical / Coaxial||1 / 1|
|Component In / Out||2 / 1|
|HDMI In / Out||
7+1 / 1
|Multichannel Preout||Yes 2.2|
|FM / AM Tuner||Yes|
|Standby Consumption||0.2 W (with CEC 0.5)|
|Dimensions (W x D x H) in inches||
17.3 x 14.8 x 4.1
|Weight in lbs.||18.3|