Denon DRA-800H Network Receiver

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    Denon DRA800H Receiver Description: 



    • Enjoy Denon DRA800H two-channel Hi-Fi network receivers with high-quality audio performance listening to analogue and digital sources. With FM/DAB+ radio, and a wide array of connectivity including Phono input, network integration, and HDMI you will upgrade your listening and home theatre experience.
    • Featuring an advanced custom amplifier design and a strong power supply, the DRA800H ensures your loudspeakers drive detailed, precise imaging and impactful sound. With 4K Ultra HD HDMI and the latest wireless music streaming technologies (Wi-Fi, AirPlay 2, Bluetooth, and HEOS Built-in), the DRA800H integrates seamlessly with your TV, music services, and Hi-Fi system.
    • Enjoy network streaming and USB front-panel audio playback of MP3, WAV, FLAC, ALAC, and DSD (2.8/5.6MHz) files. Equipped with A/B speaker terminals, dual subwoofer pre-outs, three digital and two analogue inputs, one phono (MM) input, and ARC for TV audio, the DRA-800H delivers a premium stereo listening experience for your music collection and home theatre viewing.


    Expert Sound Engineering:

    • Denon sound engineers use carefully selected Hi-Fi parts, including custom resistors and audio-grade capacitors, to tune the stereo receiver. Using the design principles found in Denon award-winning amplifiers, the DRA800H features an asymmetrical layout, double differential DAC circuit, and analogue preamp circuits that don’t interfere with the power supply. The dedicated circuitry with its short, straight paths between the power supply, signal, and amplification ensure your loudspeakers drive detailed and precise imaging.


    Music Streaming:

    • Enjoy a wide array of music streaming services including Spotify free and premium, Deezer, tidal, amazon music, and many more. Explore the world of internet radio with TuneIn and enjoy distortion-free radio from all over the globe.


    High-Resolution Audio:

    • Enjoy superb audio fidelity with your favourite high-resolution audio tracks. The DRA800H 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 24-bit/196-kHz.
    • It’s 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 DRA800H also supports other file types such as MP3 and WMA.


    Speaker A/B And Zone 2 Pre-Out:

    • Connect two pairs of speakers for easy A/B switching. Or, extend your system to a second room and listen to a different source in Zone 2 via pre-outs.


    Phono Input For Turntable/Vinyl Support:

    • For nearly 50 years, Denon has been developing turntables, cartridges, and phono pre-amps. With the included phono input, the DRA800H lets you connect your turntable and play vinyl records. Enjoy your collection with exceptional quality and sound.


    Dual DAC Differential Circuit:

    • The DRA800H utilizes an eight-channel premium DAC to deliver amazing stereo imaging and detail. By assigning two DACs per channel including the subwoofer output, hear the increased dynamic range and improved signal to noise (s/n).


    Advanced HDMI Video Section:

    • Enjoy your favourite movies, shows, and games with the best picture quality available.


    Advanced HDMI Video Section With ARC:

    • The DRA800H features 5 HDMI inputs and 1 output — that support full 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, High Dynamic Range (HDR10), Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG), ARC, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support for exceptional colour, clarity, and contrast. Audio Return Channel (ARC) support enables the transmission of audio directly from the smart TV to the receiver through the connected HDMI cable.


    Advanced Video Controls:

    • HDCP 2.3 processing is available on all HDMI ports, letting you enjoy copy-protected content uninhibited. Enjoy seamless compatibility with the latest HD and Ultra HD TVs, Blu-ray players, and game consoles.


    Easy Setup Experience:

    • The included DRA800H Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the DRA800H via HDMI, the exclusive Denon Setup Assistant appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step-by-step.


    Built-In Bluetooth And WI-FI Connectivity:

    • The heart of your wireless network. For Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and AirPlay 2 wireless streaming connectivity, the Denon DRA800H is equipped with an advanced dual antenna transceiver system for robust streaming even in congested urban environments. Enjoy listening to your favourite audio content wirelessly from your smart devices.
    • 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. HEOS works with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, providing effortless voice control.
    • HEOS supports free and premium Spotify, Amazon Music, Deezer, TuneIn, Sound Cloud, Tidal, and more.


    Quick Selects For User-Friendly Audio Tuning:

    • The Denon DRA800H 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 DRA800H 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 receiver remote for faster control. Now allows for one-push all-zone stereo mode via Quick Select.


    Auto Low Latency Mode:

    • Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM) ensures Xbox One users have a more responsive and immersive gaming experience when connected with select TV models that also support ALLM.


    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, or Apple Siri. Ask to play your favourite music, turn the volume up, skip to the next track, switch inputs, and more.
    • Switch between voice services or pick a favourite to use — the choice is yours. Functionality varies by voice agent.


    Works With Amazon Alexa:

    • Control the DRA800H hands-free with Amazon Alexa and your voice. Adjust the volume, skip to the next track, switch inputs for your different media players, and more — “Just Ask.” Download the free HEOS Home Entertainment Skill to enable Amazon Alexa voice commands for your DRA800H, HEOS devices, and other Denon products with HEOS built-in. Requires Alexa app and Amazon Echo, Dot, or equivalent.


    Works With Google Assistant:

    • Start music in the HEOS app, then ask your Google Assistant to control volume, play, pause, skip tracks, and more.


    Airplay 2 + Apple Siri Voice Control:

    • Use AirPlay 2 to stream music wirelessly to the AV receiver, or group with other AirPlay-compatible speakers to fill your home with music.
    • Stream audio from your favourite music services like Apple Music and Spotify or watch videos from services like YouTube and Netflix from any iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Apple TV and hear the audio perfectly synced to your speaker's AirPlay 2 sources.


    HEOS Built-In For Wireless Music Streaming:

    • Stream your favourite music from anywhere and everywhere around your home with HEOS Built-in technology. Enjoy high-quality music from a wide range of streaming services including Spotify®, TuneIn, Amazon Prime Music, Soundcloud®, Tidal, Napster, Deezer, or local music sources. Control it all seamlessly with the free HEOS app.


    Specifications of the Denon DRA800H:


    • Channels: 2
    • Wi-Fi / Wired LAN: Yes/Yes
    • DSD-Audio network streaming: Yes
    • Digital in: USB-B / optical / coaxial / USB-A: No/2/1/1
    • Internet radio: Yes
    • Lossy Formats: MP3 / WMA / AAC: Yes/Yes/Yes
    • Sample Rate digital In: 192kHz / 24-bit
    • AirPlay 2: Yes
    • Lossless Formats: DSD / FLAC HD 192/24 / ALAC 96/24 / WAV 192/24 / AIFF: Yes/Yes/Yes/Yes/No
    • USB-A: DSD / WAV / FLAC / AIFF / ALAC  <=5.6/192/192/No/192
    • Spotify Connect* / Tidal* / Deezer* / others *:  Yes/Yes/Yes/Yes
    • Gapless Playback: Yes
    • DAC chip: AK4458
    • Amazon Prime Music* / Pandora*: Yes/No
    • Remote APP: iDevice / Android: Yes/Yes
    • Tuner: DAB / DAB+ / FM (RDS): Yes/Yes
    • HEOS Multiroom and Streaming: Yes
    • Wide range amplifier: Yes
    • Bluetooth / aptX / NFC: Yes/No/No
    • Voice Control - Works with Amazon Alexa: Yes
    • Power amp discrete construction: Yes
    • Streaming audio from PC: Yes
    • Voice Control - Google Assist / Apple Siri: Yes
    • Balance / Bass / Treble / Loudness: Yes/Yes/Yes/No



    • Source Direct: Yes
    • Inputs/Outputs:
    • Audio Inputs: 5
    • HDMI: inputs/outputs: 5/1
    • Remote Control Bus in/out: Yes/No
    • Digital in: USB-B / optical / coaxial / USB-A: No/2/1/1
    • Gold Plated Cinch: Yes/No
    • HEOS Link compatibility: IR / IP  Yes
    • Phono Input: MM / MC  Yes/No
    • Speaker A/B: Yes
    • Headphone Out: Yes
    • Pre-Out/Main-In: Subwoofer/Zone2
    • Number of Terminals: 4



    • Output power 8 Ohm (20 Hz - 20 kHz, T.H.D. 0.07%): 100 W (0.08%)
    • Signal to Noise Ratio: MM/MC: 74dB/No
    • Treble Control:  ± 6 dB at 20kHz
    • Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.01%
    • Input Sensitivity: High level: 200mV / 47k ohm
    • Bass Control: ± 6 dB at 20Hz
    • Input Sensitivity: MM 2.5 mV / 47 kohm
    • Signal to Noise Ratio: High level 98dB



    • Available Colours: Black / Premium Silver: Yes/Yes
    • Auto Power Off: Yes
    • Maximum Dimensions (W x D x H) in mm: 434 mm x 339 mm x 151 mm
    • Metal Front Panel: Yes
    • Detachable Power Cable: Yes
    • Weight in kg: 8.6 kg
    • Power Consumption in W: 220 W
    • Remote Control: RC-1235
    • Carton Maximum Dimensions (W x D x H) in mm 523 mm x 435 mm x 232 mm
    • Standby Consumption in W: 0.1 W
    • System Remote Function: Yes
    • Carton Weight (inc. product) in kg: 10.3 kg


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    1 review for Denon DRA-800H Network Receiver

    1. Nokulunga Moyo

      I didn’t understand stereo until I listened to this monster! The DRA 800 is an awesome masterpiece delivering impactful audio. Now this is great audio equipment 😀

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