Designed for custom integration professionals, the Denon HEOS Drive is a unique 4 zone whole-home audio distribution system with a Class D, 8-channel amplifier, plus Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital+ decoding with stereo downmixing.
Rated at 60 watts per channel into each of the 8 channels (20Hz~20kHz, .05% THD, 8 ohms, All Channels Driven), 1 or 2 stereo amp pairs can be bridged for single channel high power output (130 watts).
Each zone in this multi-room amplifier features a stereo pair of pre-amp outputs, and each zone can be configured for stereo or mixed mono output. The matrix switching system features 2 optical digital inputs, 2 coaxial digital inputs and 4 analog stereo inputs, any of which can be assigned to any zone.
Equipped to handle virtually any combination of speaker configurations, Denon HEOS Drive features built-in DSP high pass/low pass filters. Set any output to full range, subwoofer or satellite speaker modes, with adjustable crossover points.
The speaker outputs feature 4-way binding posts that are compatible with banana plug terminations, and there are 4 12V trigger outputs. The chassis features quiet fan cooling for long term stability and operational reliability.
With advanced acoustic hardware Denon HEOS Amp delivers amazing, room-filling sound to any pair of speakers for your music streaming and hi-resolution music files.
Stream your favorite music from Spotify, Amazon Music HD, Pandora, TIDAL, TuneIn, iHeartRadio, Sirius XM, Deezer and more.
Enjoy music with superior detail and precision. With HEOS Built-in, the Denon HEOS Drive supports Hi-Res ALAC, FLAC and WAV files up to 192kHz/24-bit, as well as DSD 2.8MHz and 5.6MHz tracks. Listen to your Hi-Res collection with the accuracy and attention to detail your music deserves.
Use the HEOS app to effortlessly set up the Denon HEOS Drive on your home Wi-Fi network.
Enjoy effortless voice control and total flexibility from the leading voice services. Using a smart speaker or your phone, speak commands with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant. Ask to play your favorite music, turn the volume up, skip to the next track and more. Switch between voice services or pick a favorite to use — the choice is yours. Functionality varies by voice agent.
Control the Denon HEOS Drive hands-free with Amazon Alexa and your voice. Adjust the volume, skip to the next track, and more — “Just Ask.” Download the free HEOS Home Entertainment skill to enable Amazon Alexa voice commands. Requires Alexa app and Amazon Echo, Dot or equivalent (sold separately).Learn More
Ask your Google Assistant speaker or phone to stream your favorite songs. Control volume, play, pause, skip tracks and more.Learn More
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Play your favorite music wirelessly throughout your home for a seamless, multi-room listening experience. Whether you want to listen to the same song or play different songs in each room, the Denon HEOS Drive lets you enjoy your music how you want it, with the Hi-Fi quality sound you expect from Denon.
With HEOS Built-in, play the same song in every room or select a different song for each connected room — the choice is yours. With additional Denon Home speakers, sound bars, networks player or AV receivers with HEOS Built-in, easily play all your music in multiple rooms from your favorite music service or source.
Play music from your library with the additional USB port. Connect to enjoy MP3, WAV, AAC and WMA files, Hi-Res files like FLAC and ALAC (192kHz/24-bit), as well as DSD 2.8MHz and 5.6MHz tracks.
From Japan’s first audio electronics manufacturer, to producing the world’s first commercial CD player and Dolby Atmos AV receiver — Denon is the defining audio company of Japan. Founded in 1910, we enable the moments that matter through the relentless pursuit of quality, innovation and audio performance.
8 Channels Class D Digital Amplification 60 watts per channel (20Hz~20kHz, .05%THD, 8 ohms, All channels driven) Bridged Amplifier Mode130 watts per channel
4 Pairs Stereo Pre-amp Outputs Drive external power amplifiers 4 USB Ports 1 for each zone
The HEOS app lets you choose from popular subscription streaming services including Deezer, TIDAL, Napster, SoundCloud, Amazon Music, Pandora, Spotify, TuneIn, iHeartRadio, SiriusXM, Mood:Mix and from other services that offer DRM-free tracks. More services will be added soon.
Choose from your favorite internet radio stations and listen to MP3, AAC and WMA streaming audio tracks.
WMA: Up to and including 192kbps AAC and MP3: Up to and including 320kbps ALAC: Up to and including 24-bit/96kHz WAV and FLAC: Up to and including 24-bit/192kHz. DSD: 2.8MHz, 5.6MHz
HEOS Drive supports JPG, PNG, BMP and GIF album art picture formats.
HEOS Drive supports USB thumb drives via the built-in USB port. Music content on a USB drive can be played back locally, or on any or all HEOS players on your network.
**Availability of music services may vary by region. Not all services may be available at time of purchase. Some services may be added or discontinued from time to time based on decisions of the music service providers or others. Visit usa.denon.com/us/heos for announcements and details.**
Connect to the network using 1 of the 2 RJ-45 wired LAN ports.
100~240 Volts AC, 50~60 Hz auto-switching
HEOS Drive, AC power cord x 4, Ethernet Cable, Quick Start Guide, 2 rack ears
Power/standby; Ethernet status 1/2; Zones 1~4 active status
English, French, Spanish
3.5 x 17 x 15.6 inches (without rack ears)3.5 x 19.125 x 15.6 inches (with rack ears)