Designed to serve as the heart and brain of your connected
home theater system, the AVR-X3000
IN-Command 7.2 Network
Home Theater Receiver is packed
with connectivity, system configuration and control options. The powerful amplifier
section features 7 discrete output stages with identical circuit topology, with
each channel rated at 105 watts, easily able to drive today’s quality loudspeakers.
Featuring 7 HDMI inputs (including 1 conveniently located on the front panel), the
AVR-X3000 also features dual HDMI outputs, including one for the main room and one
for another room. For the ultimate
surround sound experience, the
AVR-X3000 features Audyssey DSX, Dolby Pro Logic IIz and DTS Neo:X decoders, which
lets you add front height or wide speakers to dramatically expand the front soundstage,
along with dual subwoofer outputs for systems with two subs.
The AVR-X3000 comes equipped with our Audyssey Gold package which includes Audyssey
MultEQ XT, Audyssey Dynamic Volume, Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Audyssey DSX, and Audyssey
Audyssey MultEQ XT calibrates the system for up to eight different
and it uses more and higher quality filters for better results, especially in the
bass region, i.e., frequencies below 200Hz. As a result, bass is more impactful
and is more evenly distributed throughout the room.
offers the option of front wide and front height speakers
which are placed to the left and right or above the main front speakers to broaden
the width and height of the soundstage, making the audio experience more impressive,
engaging, and believable. Audyssey
senses the impending arrival of very loud sounds and
automatically reduces the difference between normal and extra-loud programming.
Audyssey Dynamic EQ automatically adjusts subwoofer and surround speaker levels
for maximum performance at any playback volume. The AVR-X3000 is also Audyssey Pro
Sophisticated Video Processing
The powerful video processor section features high resolution upconversion that
transforms standard definition (SD) video content to high definition (HD), and provides
upscaling of 1080p HD to 4K Ultra HD (3840x2160 pixels) for compatibility with the
latest high resolution displays, along with 3D pass-through. The InstaPrevue function
lets you view multiple windows for all of the connected HDMI sources, letting you
pick your favorite content at the touch of a button.
Handles Multiple Video Formats
The sophisticated video processor also provides for compatibility with legacy analog
video sources, and features 3 composite video (SD) inputs, and 2 component video
inputs that can accept both SD and HD video signals. These inputs are assignable
as well, letting you continue to enjoy all of your favorite content for years to
come. Since these sources are internally converted to digital video, you only need
a single HDMI cable run to your HDTV, minimizing cable costs and installation hassle.
Expanded Surround Sound Processing
In addition to the latest high resolution decoders, including Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD
Master Audio, the AVR-X3000
7.2 receiver also features Audyssey
DSX, Dolby Pro Logic IIz and DTS Neo:X decoding, which lets you connect an additional
pair of front height or wide speakers to dramatically expand the front soundstage,
transforming your home theater room into a large venue cinema space.
IN-Command Control Sophistication
In addition to conventional remote control, the AVR-X3000 is equipped with a range
of additional control options, including the “Denon Remote App”, which is available
in iOS and Android versions, which lets you control the unit with your favorite
smartphone or tablet. You can also control the AVR-X3000 via the web control function,
which you can access via your PC or Mac web browser. Equipped with both LAN and
RS-232C serial port connections, the AVR-X3000 is compatible with a broad range
of home automation control systems from companies including AMX, Control4, Crestron,
RTI, Savant and URC. The IR remote input and output jacks provide even more control
options, and the unit features a 12V assignable trigger output for external device
control, such as a motorized projection screen or motorized drapes control.
Audyssey Room Acoustic Measurement and Correction
Audyssey MultEQ XT automatic room acoustic measurement and correction harnesses
the power of sophisticated DSP processing, measuring the acoustic output of the
speakers and subwoofers and generating multiple digital EQ filters that provide
the smoothest, most natural tonal balance in virtually any room. The AVR-X3000 is
also Audyssey Pro Installer ready.
Enjoy Music & Video in Two Rooms
You can set up the AVR-X3000 to enjoy music and video in the main room, while others
can enjoy music and video from a different source in a second room. A second zone
HDMI output lets others enjoy a different program in another room, and the Amp Assign
function lets you use two of the amplifier channels to drive stereo speakers in
the second room.
Connection & Installation Ease
Setup is both quick and easy thanks to the Denon Setup Assistant, an intuitive on-screen
graphical interface that walks you through the setup process. The newly designed
rear panel features logically arranged blocks of connector groups, and includes
horizontally arranged speaker binding posts with a “12 o’clock” speaker wire input
orientation, and the speaker connectors can accept multiple termination types. For
further ease of installation, the speaker connectors are color-coded, and the supplied
color-coded speaker wire labels will ensure proper connections the very first time.
The power cord is detachable, which provides additional installation flexibility.
Ethernet Connectivity with Internet Radio, Streaming Services and AirPlay
Connect the AVR-X3000 to your home network via an Ethernet cable or an affordable WIFI adaptor or wireless Ethernet bridge and open up a whole new world of listening
enjoyment. You can enjoy music and audio programs from a vast range of internet
radio stations, as well as enjoying music from streaming services including SiriusXM,
Spotify and Pandora (subscriptions required).
Equipped with Apple’s AirPlay function, the AVR-X3000 lets you stream your favorite
tracks from your iPod touch, iPhone and iPad via your wireless home network. You
can also access your favorite iTunes tracks from your computer or connect your portable
device directly via the front panel USB port. The unit is also DLNA 1.5 compliant
for connection to your multimedia PC and is Windows 8 / RT certified.
Compressed Audio Restorer
Breathe new life into your favorite MP3 tracks with Denon’s Compressed Audio Restorer
feature, which analyzes compressed MP3 tracks and actually restores important music
detail for a higher fidelity listening experience.
7 HDMI Inputs; 2 HDMI Outputs
For connection to a broad range of digital sources, the AVR-X3000 features 7 HDMI
inputs, including 1 on the front panel that lets you quickly and conveniently connect
a camcorder, game console or other HDMI-equipped device. There’s an HDMI output
for the main room, and a second HDMI output for another room.
The HDMI functionality is further expanded with HDMI Standby Pass-through, which
lets you view a source (such as a cable or satellite box) on your HDTV when the
AVR-X3000 is in standby mode, which is ideal for casual viewing.
Product Feature Highlights
- Audyssey Gold Built-In for perfection in surround sound
- Fully discrete, Class A/B amplification for all 7 channels (105w x 7ch)
- DSX Neo:X & Audyssey DSX for front height or front wide speaker configurations
- 7 HDMI Inputs / 2 HDMI Outputs