Marantz SR 6011 9 channel AV Receiver
Marantz’s brand new 9 channel sr 6011 avr is available now and in stock, try and beat this feature packed AVR for the money and i think you’ll struggle to find anything as good never mind better at this price point
In stock as of Saturday 17th 2016, this AVR from Marantz is a fabulous receiver and as spec’d up as you can get with HDMI2 & HDCP 2.2 4k input
9 Channel x 185W Network AV Receiver with Bluetooth and built-in Wi-Fi
Immerse yourself in stunning 3D surround sound with the SR6011 AV receiver featuring Dolby Atmos and DTS:X surround decoding. Both Dolby Atmos and DTS:X feature object-based surround sound with the ability to drive overhead speakers to deliver the ultimate immersive 3D audio experience.
To enjoy the immersive 3D sound with all ease the SR6011 is equipped with 9 channel amplification, which means you can setup a 7.1.2 or 5.1.4 3D experience without the need of external amplifier. By the use of an external amplifier the setup can get extended to 7.1.4 as the SR6011 features 11.2channel processing. If not in use for 3D audio the integrated amplifiers can get assigned to drive another pair of speakers in a second audio zone running a different source than the main room.
Prepared for the future, the SR6011 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), 21:9 video, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support on every input, the SR6011 is ready for 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc players, set-top boxes and other 4K Ultra HD sources. In addition, the SR6011 can upscale standard and high definition analog and digital video content to 4K Ultra HD, breathing new life into your favorite legacy sources.
Full wireless connectivity is provided by both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, with dual antennas that help ensure robust signal transmission and reception. Stream your favourite music through AirPlay, Spotify Connect or local network storage drives. High resolution audio formats and playback are fully supported for incredible fidelity.
The SR6011 features high grade audio components that have been carefully selected. The whole internal circuit further enhances audio quality by delicately handling all signals via the Marantz-own HDAMs (Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Module) in Current Feedback topology before passing them on to the power stage to fire up the connected speakers.
The powerful amplifier section features discrete high current output devices on all 9 channels, and all amp channels are configured identically. Rated at 185 watts per channel, the SR6011 has the ability to drive lower impedance 4 ohm speakers on all channels.
Powerful 9 Channel Discrete Amplifier, and Eco Mode
The SR6011’s power amp section features discrete high-current output devices for superb sound with both music and movies, with, identical power on all 9 channels for precision sound. Rated at 185 watts per channel, the SR6011 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. To enjoy the immersive 3D sound with all ease the SR6011 is equipped with 9 channel amplification, which means you can setup a 7.1.2 or 5.1.4 3D experience without the need of external amplifier. By the use of an external amplifier the setup can get extended to 7.1.4 as the SR6011 features 11.2channel processing. If not in use for 3D audio the integrated amplifiers can get assigned to drive another pair of speakers in a second audio zone running a different source than the main room.
Latest HDMI 2.0a Connectivity; HDCP 2.2 Compatible
With 8 HDMI inputs, including one conveniently located on the front pane for quick connection of video sources, the SR6011 has an advanced video section supporting the latest HDMI 2.0a specification, including 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.
It also features HDCP 2.2 compatibility, for 4K Ultra HD copy-protected content, making it ready for the next generation of Blu-ray disc players, set-top boxes and 4K Ultra HD streams and downloads. The video processor can also upscale SD and HD video to 4K Ultra HD. Certified by the Imaging Science Foundation, the SR6011 features a full suite of video calibration controls (for use by an ISF technician), along with ISF Day/Night video modes.
Built-in Bluetooth & Wi-Fi
Featuring Bluetooth & Wi-Fi (2.4/5GHz) wireless streaming connectivity, the SR6011 uses with an advanced dual antenna RF transceiver system for robust, error-free streaming even in congested urban environments. Connect to the internet through your home Wi-Fi network (or with a hard-wired connection via the Ethernet port) and enjoy your favourite music from streaming services such as Spotify Connect (depending on availability in your country), or choose from thousands of internet radio stations around the world. AirPlay provides an instant wireless connection to your iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad, Mac OSX computers and other devices running iTunes, and the SR6011 is also able to stream your music from home computers and NAS devices via your home network The free Marantz 2016 AVR Remote App, available for Android and iOS and the Kindle Fire, lets you control the SR6011 with your smartphone or tablet.
High Resolution Audio support
Discover the incredible fidelity of high-resolution audio tracks: the SR6011 can decode AIFF, FLAC and WAV lossless files at up to 24-bit/192-kHz, plus ALAC/Apple Lossless at up to 96kHz/24bit, as well as SACD-quality DSD2.8MHz and ‘Double DSD’ 5.6MHz. You can play these files via the front panel USB port or stream them to the SR6011 from network sources. You can also listen to other popular file types such as MP3, and the SR6011 supports gapless playback, for seamless replay of everything from dance mixes to opera.
Dolby Atmos / DTS:X
Dolby Atmos: Dolby’s revolutionary Atmos surround sound technology dispenses with the channel-based coding used for decades, in favour of more advanced object-based coding, giving the sound designer the ability to precisely place sounds anywhere in the three-dimensional space. Now, you can enjoy this same award-winning technology at home with the SR6011, which features the ability to connect a 5.1 surround sound speaker system plus four additional overhead or Dolby Atmos-certified upward-firing speakers for the ultimate home theatre experience. Along with Dolby Atmos decoding, the SR6011 also features Dolby TrueHD lossless decoding and other Dolby Digital technologies, and of course also supports conventional 5.1- or 7.1-channel speaker set-ups.
DTS:X also features object-based audio coding, and provides for overhead speakers to deliver a stunning surround sound experience. Along with DTS:X decoding, the SR6011 features DTS-HD Master Audio decoding and other DTS audio technologies. DTS:X will be enabled via future firmware update. For more info, contact your dealer or check the Marantz website.
In addition, the SR6011 offers both Dolby Surround and Neural:X upmixing, enabling users with a full ‘3D’ sound speaker set-up to get an enhanced experience from conventional Dolby- or DTS-encoded content, or even from music in stereo.