Pioneer VSX1131 7.2 Channel AV Receiver with MCAA® Built-in Bluetooth® and Wi-Fi®
Sound that goes further! The Pioneer VSX1131 doesn’t just enhance the sound of home theater systems, it completely changes them. Featuring Dolby ATMOS and DTS:X Ready audio formats, this 7.2 Channel AV Receiver provides a fully immersive experience. Users can connect all their favorite music to all their favorite sources with support from the latest dual-band Wi-Fi network connections to stream: Google Cast®, TuneIn®, DEEZER®, and TIDAL. It also provides superior playback of all resolutions from MP#s to Hi-Res audio files.
Dolby Atmos and DTS:X
Compatible with 5.52ch/5.1.2ch configurations of the latest platforms, the VSX1131 is Dolby Atmos and DTS:X ready. The Receiver utilizes object-based data as opposed to traditional channel based data, and creates a three dimensional sphere of sound from all directions (including overhead) to create astonishing clarity, richness, and depth. Specific sounds of people, music, and action can be placed and moved around in three-dimensional space, so users feel like they’re inside the scene.
Tune your room with Pioneer’s MCACC (Multi-Channel Calibration System)! It allows users to create the optimum acoustic environment. Developed with professional recording studio expertise, MCACC transforms entertainment environments. A custom microphone allows the system to automatically compensate for differences in speaker size and level and distance, while equalizing response. Whether watching the latest blockbuster or enjoying high resolution music, MCACC provides the best home theater audio.
Music with Power
Upgraded with a robust 7.2-channe; receiver, the Pioneer VSX1131 delivers up to 179 watts/channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0%, 1ch Driver). This ensures that users receive the highest fidelity for the ultimate home-theater experience.
The Pioneer VSX1131 incorporates the most innovative solution for phase lag between the subwoofer and main L+R speakers. Phase Control compensates for delayed bass and improves sound synchronization. This feature enables high-grade sound reproduction in a specific environment by improving phase matching for each of the components that make LFE more dynamic, achieving clearer reproduction of sound in mid and high frequency bands.
Deliver delicate, crystal-clear audio reproduction through the unique filter of the Pioneer VSX1131. This provides extremely low distortion with a high grade 384kHz/32bit DAC (digital to analog convert AK4458) that is produced by AKM.
It’s never been easier to enjoy music wirelessly. The Pioneer VSX1131 is compatible with iPhone®, BlackBerry®, Android™, PC, Laptop, and any other capable sources via built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technology. Two antennas provide Dual Band Wi-Fi (2.4GHz and 5GHz) to ensure a much greater network range and throughput. Limitless streams from online music favorites such as: Spotify®, TuneIn, TIDAL, and DEEZER as well.
For the very first time, Pioneer is featuring Chromecast Built-in (the underlying technology behind Chromecast). User can play back their favorite music, radio, or podcasts through the Pioneer VSX1131, controlling the audio from anywhere in the house with Cast-enabled apps available for iPhone, iPad, Android phones and tablets, Mac and Windows PCS and Chromebook.
The Pioneer VSX1131 supports FireConnect™ powered by Blackfire with a future firmware update. FireConnect™ is a stable wireless protocol that streams audio from a compatible Pioneer AV Receiver to a compatible Pioneer wireless speaker. Users can enjoy Bluetooth audio, front USB audio files, internet radio from the FireConnect™ compatible Pioneer AV receiver to an optional FireConnect compatible Pioneer wireless speaker(s) located in another room(s).
Ultra 4K and HDR Compatibility
Supporting full bandwidth HDMI 4K/60p:4:4 24-bit video signal transmission with HDCP 2.2 (High-bandwidth Digital Copy Protection) technology, the Pioneer VSX1131 ensures compatibility with the many upcoming UltraHD, 4K sources, and television sets, ready for the next generation HDR (High Dynamic Range) and BT.2020 video standards. As if this weren’t enough. Super Resolution Ultra high-resolution 4K upscaling technologies have been incorporated to upscale “standard” HD-quality content to the quality of a 4K video signal.
Hi-Res Audio Support
The Hi-Res audio revolution is becoming mainstream, and the VSX1131 now supports those emerging standards. This includes: 192kHz / 24-bit high-resolution FLAC, AIFF, and Apple lossless file formats as well as DSD (2.8 / 5.6 MHz) *8files.
Uncompressed HD Audio
Pioneer’s VSX1131 supports a wide range of high-definition audio formats, including: Dolby®, TrueHD®, and DTS-HD®. These ensure that listeners get the audio experience that the artist intended.