With exceptional surround sound reproduction and dual HDMIs, the Onkyo TX-SR505 7 x 75W 7.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver will take your home theater experience to new heights. In the convenience of your own home, you can finally watch your favorite movies come alive with the TX-SR505. It offers you the same surround sound entertainment value you would expect from a night out at the movies.
The TX-SR505 offers dual HDMI inputs, enabling an effortless, high-bandwidth transfer of video and audio signals to the latest HDTV 1080p displays. In addition, Onkyo includes its 192KHz/24-bit audio processing technology to create a wider, more enveloping surround-sound experience. The TX-SR505 features built-in Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Pro-Logic IIx, DTS-ES, DTS Neo:6, and DTS 96/24.
Moreover, the Onkyo TX-SR505 presents superb functionality that will be hard to match. Onkyo exclusives like Wide Range Amplifier Technology (WRAT), AUDYSSEY 2EQ Room Correction, and Optimum Gain Volume Circuitry offer the cleanest signal on the market. With connectivity to virtually any A/V source or playback component you can imagine, your entertainment choices are endless.
7.1-Channel and Digital Audio Decoding
The TX-SR505 uses specific Dolby Digital and DTS codecs to reproduce an enveloping 7.1-Channel surround sound experience. The unit encodes Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, DTS, DTS 96/24, DTS-ES Discrete/Matrix, DTS Neo:6.
For enhanced room acoustics, Onkyo's AUDYSSEY 2EQ technology is included with the TX-SR505. AUDYSSEY 2EQ is designed to work with home theater systems to create a larger, fuller listening area without distorting the sound.
High Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI)
If you're looking to pump high-definition DVD playback into your HD displays or projectors, the TX-SR505 will do the job. It has a high-bandwidth processor capable of transferring 720p/1080i and 1080p through the HDMI output. HDMI supports standard, enhanced, or high-definition video, plus multi-channel digital audio on a single cable.
Wide Range Amplifier Technology (WRAT)
It's the Wide Range Amplifier Technology (WRAT) that will fill your room with noise-free, impressively powerful, true-to-life sound. With a broader frequency range and lower harmonic noise entering the signal path, the TX-SR505 is perfectly suited for new high resolution DVD-Audio and SACD formats.
Optimum Gain Control
This receiver has the ability to adjust the gain allowing for less noise contamination especially at lower volumes.
Onkyo's proprietary CinemaFILTER restores the correct tonal balance to movie soundtracks that can otherwise play to edgy and bright over home audio equipment since it's designed for large theaters.
With playback specifications that meet the standards of professionals, the TX-SR505 features component video outputs for high-resolution low-distortion video reproduction.
Remote Interactive (RI) Interface
Remote Interactive (RI) capability enables you to simply connect your iPod to your receiver through Onkyo's RI Dock option for the iPod (DS-A2). Your iPod effectively becomes another Onkyo component flowing through the TX-SR505.
Onkyo takes the guesswork out of the installation process with an easy-to-use surround-sound channel color-coding system.
In the Box
Onkyo TX-SR505 7 x 75W 7.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver - HDMI Pass-Through, AUDYSSEY 2EQ, All Discrete Circuitry, WRAT Processing, Optimum Gain Control, iPod Connection, AM/FM Tuner (Black)