Sony STR-DN1080 7.2 AV Receiver / Home Cinema Amplifier
STR-DN1080, What Hi-Fi? Product of the Year. Best home cinema amplifier
- Supporting the latest audio and video format: Dolby ATMOS and DTS:X support, High-Resolution Audio compatible
- Built for sound: Improved auto-calibration with stereo microphone, speaker relocation for the optimum sound reproduction
- Phantom surround back to simulate 2 extra rear channels thus providing a 7.1.2ch set-up
- Versatile solution: Playback your content from a wide range of sources thanks to HDMI in/out (6/2), USB, Bluetooth/NFC, Chromecast Built-in, Spotify Connect, Multi-room
- Maintain 4K quality from source to screen - the 4K pass-through feature allows data to pass through the receiver without compromising image quality, and is HDCP 2.2 compatible
- Play DSD through DLNA network connected devices, or connected to USB with support for up to 24 bit/192 kHz High-Resolution Audio playback
- Network Connectivity: Bluetooth Receiver, Bluetooth Transmitter, NFC, Wi-Fi, Airplay, Mobile Control Application, Wireless Multi Room
Versatile. Sophisticated. Powerful.
Featuring flexible speaker solutions, DTS:X and Dolby Atmos support, the STR-DN1080 delivers mighty, cinematic surround sound that perfectly adapts to you, and your environment.
Discover Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos delivers breathtaking realism with 360° surround sound, accurately positioning sound within your environment so that the 7.1.2 speaker channels (including Phantom Surround Back) completely envelop you in sound – even from above.
Discover DTS: X
DTS-X decoding delivers multi-dimensional surround sound that adapts to your speaker configuration in real time. Sounds can be positioned precisely around and above you thanks to 9 speaker channels (including Phantom Surround speakers) and object-based audio decoding.
Your ideal home audio arrangement
The STR-DN1080 has been designed with flexible speaker solutions that work around your environment, so that you get the best audio experience whatever your setup.
Discover flexible speakers
The new flexible speaker solution ‘relocates’ sound to simulate the optimal position and angle for the best audio experience, working around any physical space restrictions.
Discover Phantom Surround Back
The Phantom Surround Back speaker setting replicates the immersive sound of physical surround back speakers, enabling you to enjoy a 7 channel surround sound experience with only a 5 channel speaker setup.
Virtual surround with S-Force PRO Front Surround
Ideal for smaller rooms, S-Force PRO front surround delivers a virtual surround acoustic field using only 2 speakers. No need to place rear speakers behind you.
Experience full cinematic quality
Pioneering sound field technology combines advanced auto calibration with seamless speaker relocation, producing breathtaking cinematic sound unlike anything you've experienced at home.
Seamless auto calibration
Combining auto calibration technology with virtual speaker relocation, D.C.A.C EX automatically optimises speaker frequencies, phases and delays, delivering a sound field perfectly suited to your room.
See clearly with High Dynamic Range
By supporting High Dynamic Range (HDR) signal pass-through, you can enjoy the incredible jump in image contrast and brightness it brings—and the additional shadow detail and highlights further enhance picture detail and brings colours to life.
Enjoy consistent 4K quality
Maintain 4K quality from source to screen – the 4K pass-through feature allows data to pass through the receiver without compromising image quality, and is HDCP 2.2 compatible.
DSD native playback
DSD (Direct Stream Digital) native playback means DSD content can be fully enjoyed without losing any of its original purity. Also enjoy multi-channel 5.1ch surround (up to DSD 5.6 MHz).
DSEE HX upscaling
DSEE HX™ technology upscales your existing music to near high-resolution sound quality, and makes you feel as if you are really at the recording studio or concert.
High-Resolution Audio file formats
The STR-DN1080 supports a wide variety of High-Resolution Audio formats, including both DSD and Linear PCM. What’s more, playback is possible with USB, HDMI and DLNA connectivity, and multi-channel capabilities let you incorporate the high quality sound into an immersive surround system.
Stream music, online radio and podcasts from your smartphone, tablet or laptop to your audio device. Just tap the Cast button.
Play Spotify through your audio device using the Spotify app as a remote.
For a truly dynamic home entertainment setup, there are six HDMI inputs and two outputs, a front USB port, optical digital and analogue AV connections. So you can connect your TV, Blu-ray Disc™ player, smartphone and more, quickly and easily.
Six HDMI inputs and two outputs
With six HDMI inputs and two HDMI outputs—including one second zone HDMI output—there’s space for your current equipment and scope to expand.
DSD native playback via DLNA, HDMI or USB
Play DSD through DLNA network connected devices, or connect via a USB with support for up to 24 bit/192 kHz High-Resolution Audio playback.
LDAC™: for the transmission of High-Resolution Audio content
LDAC transmits approximately three times more data (at the maximum transfer rate of 990 kbps) than conventional Bluetooth® Audio, which allows you to enjoy High-Resolution Audio content in exceptional sound quality near to High-Resolution Audio.
Touch, connect, and play
Enjoy simple wireless listening with One-touch NFC. Just touch a compatible smartphone to the receiver for Bluetooth audio.
Enjoy music from AirPlay-enabled devices.
Play music from internet services as well as your home network.
Stream music throughout the house with SongPal Link
Listen to the same great song all around the house with multi-room listening, controlled via the SongPal app. Use SongPal Link to group compatible Sony sound systems, then stream music in multiple rooms.
Quality parts for superior sound
Every component in the STR-DN1080 has been designed for optimal sound quality.