7.2 channel 8K Ultra HD AV receiver with 90W per channel, supports 3D audio with Dolby Atmos®, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X® and DTS Virtual:X™, as well as the latest HDMI specifications such as 8K/60Hz and 4K/120Hz pass-through. Features Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, HEOS® Built-in wireless multi-room music streaming and voice control compatibility.
HIGH-PERFORMANCE DISCRETE 7-CHANNEL AMPLIFIER
Delivers maximum performance and 90W per channel (8 ohms, 20Hz-20kHz, THD: 0.08%, 2 ch. driven) to provide a dynamic and precise Denon sound experience.
8K HDMI WITH eARC
The main HDMI output supports eARC (enhanced Audio Return Channel) to enable uncompressed and object-based audio transmission directly from your TV to the receiver. A dedicated 8K input supports 8K UHD/60 Hz and 4K UHD/120 Hz video pass-through and upscaling. All HDMI inputs support 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, Dolby Vision, HDR10, HDR10+, HLG, various dynamic HDR formats, and BT.2020 pass-through for augmented color, clarity, and contrast. 8K upscaling and HDCP 2.3 compatibility are available on all HDMI inputs. HDCP 2.3 processing lets you enjoy copy-protected content uninhibited. QMS (Quick Media Switching) is also supported.
ADVANCED VIDEO CONTROLS
HDCP 2.3 processing is available on all HDMI ports, letting you enjoy copy-protected content totally uninhibited. Certified by the Imaging Science Foundation, the AVR-S960H features a full suite of video calibration controls (for use by an ISF technician), along with ISF Day and ISF Night video modes. Enjoy seamless compatibility with the latest HD and Ultra HD TVs, Blu-ray players and game consoles.
The AVR-S960H supports High Dynamic Range video format, HDR10, Dolby Vision and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma). Dolby Vision transforms the viewing experience with astonishing brightness, contrast, and color. HLG offers HDR technology over broadcast content for an elevated experience. The AVR-S960H also supports HDR10+, which sends dynamic meta data to your TV to create a more realistic image, as well as Dynamic HDR.
THE NEXT GENERATION IN GAMING
With the new AVR-S960H, enjoy gaming to its fullest potential. The AVR-S960H supports 4K/120Hz pass-through as well as Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), Quick Frame Transport (QFT), and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM), which reduced or eliminates lag and frame tearing to offer a smoother, lag-free gaming experience.
WORKS WITH LATEST VOICE ASSISTANTS
Enjoy effortless voice control and total flexibility from the leading voice services. Using a smart speaker or your phone, speak commands with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple Siri and high-end smart home automation, Josh.ai. Ask to play your favorite music, turn the volume up, skip to the next track, switch inputs and more. Switch between voice services or pick a favorite to use — the choice is yours. Functionality varies by voice agent.
HIGH-RESOLUTION AUDIO SUPPORT
Enjoy superb audio fidelity with your favorite high-resolution audio tracks. The AVR-S960H with AKM 32-bit D/A converters features high-resolution audio decoding with multiple lossless file types, including ALAC, FLAC and WAV at up to 192kHz/24bit. It is also compatible with 2.8/5.6-MHz DSD files (DSD is the audio coding format of SACD). Play them from memory devices via the front panel USB, or over network sources. The AVR-S960H also supports other file types such as MP3 and WMA to consistently give an exceptional listening experience.
PHONO INPUT FOR TURNTABLE/VINYL SUPPORT
The onboard phono MM input lets you connect your turntable directly to the receiver. Enjoy your vintage collection with exceptional quality and sound.
DUAL SUBWOOFER OUTPUTS
Immerse yourself in evenly distributed, accurate bass. The AVR-S960H features two subwoofer outputs to smooth out low frequencies and provide better dispersion. No audible peaks or dips - just powerful, room-filling bass.
All new Denon AV receivers are now Roon Tested, including the AVR-S960H. Get more out of your digital music library with searchable, surfable information about your favorite artists and songs. Find lyrics, concert dates, photos, bios, reviews and more.
With the Denon AVR-S960H, it’s possible to enjoy multi-channel surround sound in one room and a separate source or music stream in another. Watch a movie in one room while another family member listens to music in a different zone without interruption. Make use of the internal amps to power the speaker.
ALL ZONE TV AUDIO
Play the audio from your TV to all zones. Enjoy full discrete audio such as Dolby Atmos in the main zone for a totally immersed experience while playing the same source in the second zone. Select “Source” for the second zone to share the main zone audio. The AVR-S960H supports both HDMI and digital sources for your second zone.
BLUETOOTH AUDIO TRANSMISSION
Enjoy your favorite audio without waking your whole home by transmitting the audio coming from your AV receiver to your Bluetooth headphones. The AVR-S960H even allows you to play the audio on both Bluetooth headphones and connected speakers simultaneously. If you have a family member or a friend who is hearing impaired, we recommend this setup.
Denon AVR-S960H 7.2 Channel 8K AV Receiver
- 7.2 Channels
- 185 watts per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD: 10%, 1 ch driven)
- 145 watts per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD: 0.7%, 1 ch driven)
- 125 watts per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD: 0.7%, 2 ch driven)
- 90 watts per channel (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, THD: 0.08%, 2ch driven)
Speaker Impedance : 4 - 16 ohms
Frequency Response: 10 Hz to 100 kHz +1/-3 dB (Direct Mode)
Rear A/V Inputs
- HDMI x 6
- 3RCA Component Video x 2
- RCA Composite x 2
- Optical TOSLINK x 2
- Digital Coaxial x 1
- Stereo RCA x 4
- Stereo RCA (Phono MM) with Ground Screw x 1
Rear A/V Outputs
- HDMI (eARC) x 2
- 3RCA Component Video x 1
- RCA Composite x 1
- RCA Subwoofer x 2
Front Inputs /Outputs
- USB Type-A Input x 1
- 1/4" / 6.35 mm Headphone Output x 1
- 1/8" / 3.5 mm Setup Mic Input x 1
Other Rear Inputs / Outputs
- Bluetooth/Wi-Fi Antenna Terminal Input x 2
- AM Antenna Terminal Input x 1
- FM Antenna Terminal Input x 1
- RJ45 (Ethernet) x 1
Speaker Connectors: Binding Post Pairs x 7
HDCP Support: Version 2.3
Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, DTS Virtual:X, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization
Audyssey MultEQ, Dynamic Volume/EQ
Voice control with Amazon Alexa, Siri (via AirPlay 2) and Google Assistant
AirPlay 2 / Bluetooth / HEOS® Built-in
Input Sensitivity: 200 mV
Signal to Noise Ratio: 100 dB (Direct Mode / IHF-A)
Antenna: Horizontal 17.1"W x 13.4"D x 6.6"H
Antenna: Vertical 17.1"W x 13.4"D x 9.3"H
Without Antenna: 17.1"W x 13.0"D x 6.6"H
Weight: 21 Lbs.
Specifications are subject to change without notice
EASY SETUP EXPERIENCE
The included AVR-S960H Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the AVR-S960H via HDMI, the award winning Denon Setup Assistant appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step by step. A row of color-coded speaker connections is laid out horizontally, making organizing and connecting speaker wires simple.
QUICK SELECTS FOR USER-FRIENDLY AUDIO TUNING
The Denon AVR-S960H 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-S960H 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 for faster control. Now allows for one-push all zone stereo mode via Quick Select.
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.
The app is available for both iOS and Android.
DUAL SPEAKER PRESET MEMORY
The new AVR-S960H allows storing of two Audyssey settings as well as switching between the two settings on the fly, giving you freedom to tweak your listening experience for the content or listening environment.
HEOS® BUILT-IN FOR 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. Also works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple Siri and Josh.ai to provide cutting-edge voice control and incredible sound for all your home entertainment. Connect your Denon Home speakers for a whole-home audio experience.
HEOS® supports free and premium Spotify, Pandora, Amazon Music HD, TuneIn, SoundCloud, SiriusXM, TIDAL and more.
(Not all music services available in all regions.)