Re-Engineered 9-Channel Form D3 Amplifiers Shine in SC-LX701 and SC-LX801 As Company Introduces Its First 11-Channel Amplifier for SC-LX901
LONG BEACH, CA, September xv, 2016
— Pioneer Home Entertainment United statesA. today introduced the Elite SC-LX701, SC-LX801 and SC-LX901 Network AV Receivers featuring Class D3 (Direct Energy Hard disk drive) amplifiers, allowing simultaneous output from all channels with no power loss. An 11-channel network flagship AV receiver, the SC-LX901 features Multi-Room Sound*i, which allows for the wireless distribution of a variety of sound sources — including LPs and streaming services — in different rooms, and the latest network streaming features such as Google Cast*2 and TIDAL. These 3 tiptop of the line Elite AV receivers also contain MCACC Pro*iii, an automatic room scale technology that adjusts specifically to your surround to deliver optimized object-based audio. It works in sync with the Reflex Optimizer, a characteristic that delivers an ideal object-based audio reproduction in an environs installing Dolby enabled speakers.
A new user friendly GUI, allows you lot quick admission to your network settings and simplifies the initial ready of the production with easy-to-empathize on-screen guidance.
- The SC-LX701 is scheduled to ship this month for a MSRP of $1,600.
- The SC-LX901 is scheduled to ship this month for a MSRP of $3,000.
The SC-LX801 is scheduled to ship this month for a MSRP of $2,000.
As announced previously, all 2016 Elite AV receivers will relish a three-yr warranty.
Features of the Elite SC-LX701, SC-LX801 and SC-LX901 include:
Superb Sound Quality via Re-Engineered Class D3 Amplifier
Based on a decade of grade D blueprint feel, Pioneer reengineered the class D3 amplifier from scratch in order to reach highest quality sound reproduction. They did so by optimizing the patterning and layout of the excursion board to create the shortest and straight signal path, thus reducing potential level of dissonance.
- SC-LX701: ix.one-aqueduct receiver with 760W multi-channel simultaneous drive (eight ohms, i kHz, THD i.0 %) / 185W/ch (6 ohms, one kHz, THD 1.0 %, 1ch Driven FTC) / 135W/ch (viii ohms, twenty Hz-20 kHz, THD 0.08 %, 2ch Driven FTC)
- SC-LX801: ix.1-channel receiver with 770W multi-channel simultaneous drive (8 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0 %) / 200W/ch (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD i.0 %, 1ch Driven FTC) / 140W/ch (8 ohms, twenty Hz-20 kHz, THD 0.08 %, 2ch Driven FTC)
- SC-LX901: xi.1-aqueduct receiver with 880W multi-aqueduct simultaneous drive (8 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0 %) / 200W/ch (6 ohms, ane kHz, THD i.0 %, 1ch Driven FTC) / 140W/ch (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, THD 0.08 %, 2ch Driven FTC)
Incorporates high course ESS SABRE32 Ultra DACs, so you can enjoy articulate, detailed audio thanks to the depression distortions achieved past this loftier-quality digital-analog converter.
Professional Calibration with MCACC Pro
MCACC (Multi-Channel Acoustic Calibration) Pro takes room calibration to a new level of precision. Farther enhancing the three-dimensional realism of the Elite’south Dolby Atmos-enabled system as well as all of your other audio sources, MCACC Pro calibrates your room’s sound using a microphone to monitor the acoustic environment and an equalizer to optimize and precision-tune each speaker to the room.
Pioneer’s Full-Band Phase Command technology eliminates stage lag betwixt speaker units within of chiffonier to precisely control sound locations for platonic stereo and multi-channel sound reproduction.
The new Reflex Optimizer feature was designed to maximize object-based audio reproduction with Dolby Atmos-enabled speakers and generate the best sound experience from stand up alone and/or improver speakers, allowing you to fully enjoy the latest 3D, immersive sound technologies.
Dolby Atmos and DTS:X™ Support
The SC-LX701, SC-LX801 and SC-LX901 support Dolby Atmos and DTS:Ten surround-sound formats. With their object-based designs these formats produce a perfect wrap-around sound with precisely placed effects and realistic movement sequences in all three spatial axes. Combination of Class D3 powerful distension and precise sound aligning by MCACC Pro effect in a perfect surroundings experience.
AIR Studios Sound Tuning
The SC-LX801 and SC-LX901 take been certified at London’s legendary AIR Studios, whose work is acknowledged worldwide for award-winning motion film soundtracks and peerless recording and mastering. Similar Pioneer, AIR Studios respects the artist’s intention and believes that faithfully reproducing what was originally created in the studio is the critical objective of the finest home theater systems.
Tremendous Visual Acuity
The SC-LX701, SC-LX801 and SC-LX901 support 4K/60p/4:4:4 24-scrap video signal transmission with HDCP 2.ii engineering, ensuring compatibility with the many upcoming UltraHD (4K) sources and televisions. So when you’re set up to upgrade your visual experience, your audio experience volition also be fix.
Pioneer’due south “Super Resolution” which was developed for the visitor’due south Aristocracy BDP-88FD Blu-ray actor has been integrated in the SC-LX701, SC-LX801 and SC-LX901 to allow the pic quality of a 4K video signals through the upscaling of HD-quality content.
In addition, these top of the line models are prepared for the next generation video standard HDR*4 (High Dynamic Range) and BT.2020*5.
The SC-LX701, SC-LX801 and SC-LX901 will back up Google Bandage with time to come firmware update so you lot tin use your mobile device to transport your favorite music, radio, or podcast to the receiver. You can command the audio from anywhere in the business firm using Google Cast-enabled apps running on your personal device.
The SC-LX701, SC-LX801 and SC-LX901 have a Powered Zone ii/3 and Zone 2/3 Line Out and will support FireConnect by BlackFire Research™, a stable wireless protocol that mirrors nigh sound sources connected to the receiver—from vinyl to streaming sound—on an optional FireConnect compatible speaker(s) in another room. The optional FireConnect compatible Wi-Fi speaker(south) are scheduled for release around December, 2016.
Internet Radio and Online Music
Savor a limitless flow of music, sports, talk, and news entertainment from internet radio stations and on-line music services, including Pandora®, Spotify®, TuneIn, TIDAL, and DEEZER.
Loftier-Fidelity Networked Audio
Through a Wi-Fi connectedness that supports dual ring 5 GHz (11a/north) and ii.4 GHz (11b/g/n), high-fidelity high-resolution sound sources can be accessed wirelessly. Music tin can besides hands be enjoyed through Bluetooth® wireless engineering science and AirPlay®.
Hello-Res Audio Support
In improver to high-resolution audio source (192 kHz / 24-bit) in FLAC, WAV, AIFF and Apple lossless file formats, DSD (2.8/5.6/11.2 MHz)*six and Dolby® TrueHD® files are supported, giving you the power to play a wide array of loftier-resolution sound sources.
No More Jitters for Network Audio
Pioneer has developed new jitter reduction system called Precision Quartz File-based Sound (PQFA) and incorporated into the SC-LX701, SC-LX801 and SC-LX901. PQFA applies high-accurateness clock command to drastically reduce “jitter” which occurs during network audio signal processing. PQFA is effective for every audio signal including sound via wired network; hi-res audio via USB; streaming audio via cyberspace and internet radio. Information technology’south likewise effective for wireless networks such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
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About Pioneer Home Entertainment U.Due south.A.
Headquartered in Long Beach, CA, Pioneer Home Entertainment U.s.A. is a leader in home amusement products under the Pioneer and Aristocracy brands. With an established reputation for innovation and quality, the visitor’southward products are embraced by high-finish custom installers and general music lovers akin.