Denon AVR-S950H 7.2ch. High-Power 4K AV Receiver with Dolby Atmos
7.2 channel Full 4K Ultra HD AV receiver with 185W per channel, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization, DTS:X™, DTS Virtual:X®, new eARC support, HDMI (8 inputs / 2 outputs), Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HEOS built-in wireless multi-room music streaming and voice control compatibility.
UPGRADE TO ADVANCED HOME THEATER
At 185W per channel, the 7.2 channel AVR-S950H supports the latest immersive 3D audio with Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, DTS Virtual:X and new Dolby Atmos Height
Virtualization Technology. Watch movies and shows with enhanced picture clarity with support for full 4K Ultra HD video content as well as 4K upscaling. Connect up to
eight media players via HDMI (8 inputs / 2 output). Enjoy Wi-Fi and Bluetooth music streaming with HEOS Built-in, or use your voice to control your music with Amazon Alexa, Apple AirPlay 2 or Google Assistant.
HIGHLIGHTS YOUR BENEFITS
High-performance discrete 7-channel amplifier Delivers maximum performance and 185W of power per channel
Dolby Atmos and DTS:X Enjoy an immersive, three-dimensional audio experience
Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology and DTS Virtual:X Experience three-dimensional audio without the need for height speakers
8 HDMI inputs with full HDCP 2.3 support, 2 outputs Connect up to eight of your favorite media devices with full 4K support, 4:4:4
color resolution and BT.2020
The latest picture/video technology available 4K Ultra HD/60 Hz full-rate pass through, HDR10, Dolby Vision compatibility and
Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG)
Award-winning Denon Setup Assistant Onscreen assistant ensures an easy and intuitive setup experience
Effortless Voice Control Works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant or Apple Siri for hands-free control
of your music
HEOS Built-in for multi-room music streaming Wirelessly stream your favorite music services including Spotify, Pandora and more.
High-Performance Discrete 7-Channel Amplifier
Featuring discrete high-current power amplifiers on all channels,
the AVR-S950H delivers maximum performance and 185W of
power per channel (6 Ohm, 1kHz, 1ch driven, 10% THD). With low
impedance driver capability, it offers operational stability with a
wide range of speakers for balanced, quality sound. Plus, auto
Eco Mode adjusts power output to speakers based on volume
level and on-screen eco meter, providing power consumption
reduction in real-time.
Advanced HDMI Video Section with eARC Support
Enjoy your favorite movies, shows and games with the best
picture quality available. The AVR-S950H features eight HDMI
inputs and two outputs — including one input on the front panel
— that support full 4K Ultra HD, HDR10 (High Dynamic Range),
BT.2020, Wide Color Gamut and 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling.
Dolby Vision compatibility and HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) provide
exceptional brightness, contrast and color. HDCP 2.3 processing is
available on all HDMI ports, and with two HDMI outputs, connecting
a TV and projector in parallel is possible. Enhanced Audio Return
Channel (eARC) support enables transmission of 3D audio directly
from the TV to the AV receiver through the connected HDMI cable.
Built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Connectivity
With Bluetooth and Wi-Fi wireless streaming connectivity, the Denon
AVR-S950H is equipped with an advanced dual antenna transceiver
system for robust streaming even in congested urban environments.
Enjoy listening to your favorite audio content wirelessly from your
Audyssey Suite of EQ Calibration Technology
Professional home theater audio tuning at your fingertips.
The latest Denon audio/video products use the Audyssey suite
of EQ software for simple, accurate set-up and calibration.
With the supplied measuring microphone, Audyssey measures
all the speakers in your home theater, and tunes the AV receiver
to provide the smoothest, most optimal overall listening experience
for your room. Audyssey Dynamic Volume and Audyssey Dynamic
EQ smooth out startling jumps in volume (such as TV commercials),
letting you listen at lower levels and still enjoy clear dialogue,
music, sound effects and precise tonal tailoring.
For the enthusiast, the Audyssey MultEQ Editor app lets you view
speaker detection data to check the before-and-after results of
the Audyssey calibration, making it easy to optimize individual
room acoustics to personal taste.
Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology,
DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X
Immerse yourself in multi-dimensional audio with Dolby Atmos,
DTS:X, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology and DTS
Virtual:X. Set up Dolby Atmos with a 5.1.2 surround sound
speaker system using Dolby Atmos elevation speakers or
dedicated overhead speakers for the ultimate home theater
experience. DTS:X™ immersive audio places sound where it
would occur naturally in space, creating a lifelike, multidimensional audio experience in the home. The improved
immersion and heightened realism draw you into the world of
your favorite movies. The included DTS Neural:X™ gives your
movies, games and music a realism unmatched by traditional
5.1 surround sound. Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization
Technology and DTS Virtual:X provides immersive audio without
height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 5.2, 7.2 or 2.2
Works with Amazon Alexa
Control the AV receiver hands-free with Amazon Alexa and your
voice. Adjust the volume, skip to the next track, switch inputs for
your different media players and more — “Just Ask.” Download
the free HEOS Home Entertainment Skill to enable Amazon Alexa
voice commands for your AVR-S950H. Requires Alexa app and
Amazon Echo, Dot or equivalent.
Easy Setup Experience
The included AVR-S950H Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear
instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to
the AVR-S950H via HDMI, the exclusive Denon Setup Assistant
appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step by
step. The AVR-S950H automatically renames input source per
HDMI info, and quick select offers one-push buttons for all zones.
Color-coded speaker connections are laid out horizontally, making
organizing and connecting speaker wires simple.
Smart TV Connectivity
Control the Denon AVR-S950H with your Smart TV remote via the
HDMI CEC functionality associated with your Smart TV. Simply set
“HDMI Control” to ON in your receiver, then set “Smart Menu” to ON
and begin controlling the AVR-S950H with your TV remote. The Smart
Menu home screen provides you quick access to source and surround
mode selections, the AV receiver setup menu and four Smart Selects.
Quick Selects for User-Friendly Audio Tuning
The Denon AVR-S950H front panel features four Quick Select
buttons that store your preferred audio settings for each source.
Switch between TV audio, Blu-ray, media players and more, and
the AVR-S950H adjusts the EQ settings to your preferences for
that media source. Use the buttons on the front panel or opt for
the same Quick Selects on the AV receiver remote control for
faster control. Now allows for one-push all zone stereo mode
via Quick Select.
HEOS Built-in: Wireless Music Streaming
Enjoy your favorite music in any room of your home wirelessly
with HEOS built-in technology. Play the same song in every room
or select a different song for each connected room — the choice
is yours. HEOS works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant,
providing effortless voice control.
Front USB Port for High-Resolution Audio
Discover the incredible fidelity of high-resolution audio tracks
with the ability to decode up to 24-bit/192-kHz ALAC, FLAC and
WAV lossless files as well as DSD 2.8MHz and 5.6MHz tracks
(the audiophile format of SACD) via the front panel USB port and
network sources. Or, listen to other popular file types such as MP3
and MPEG-H. Whether you want to listen to your latest download or
soak in the fidelity of audiophile-quality FLAC recordings, you have
quick access to your favorite songs.
Power Output 90W per channel
(8ohms, 20Hz-20kHz, THD 0.08%,
2 ch driven)
125W per channel
(6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 0.7%, 2 ch drive)
185W per channel
(6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 10%, 1 ch driven)
Speaker Impedance 4 - 16Ω/ohms
Frequency response 10 Hz - 100 kHz — +1, –3 dB
S/N Ratio 100 dB (IHF-A weighted, Direct mode)
Tuning frequency range 87.5 - 107.9 MHz
Tuning frequency range 520 kHz – 1710 kHz
Power supply AC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power consumption 500 W (Standby 0.1 W, CEC standby
35W (ECO Mode On)
75W (ECO Mode Off)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 17.1” x 6.6” x 13.4” in
Weight 20.7 lbs
IN HDMI (Front 1) x 7 + 1
Component (video) x 2
Composite (video) x 2
Phono x 1
Analog Audio x 4
Digital Optical x 2
USB (front) x 1
OUT HDMI Monitor x 1
Component (video) x 1
Audio Pre-out (SW) 2 ch
Phones x 1