With its continued excellence in Blu-ray 1080p compatibility and superb HD audio reproduction, Harman Kardon introduces the AVR-1600 7 x 50W 7.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver. Designed for the home entertainment enthusiasts this receiver offers the ability to switch between (3) HDMI 1080p Deep Color inputs, which provide an effortless, high-bandwidth transfer of video and audio signals to the latest HDTV 1080p displays. Its Cirrus CS 49700 32-bit DSP processing chip is the backbone to the unit's exceptional multi-channel audio conversion. Harman Kardon utilizes advanced DSP 192KHz/24-bit audio processing and built-in Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio and DTS-HD High-Resolution audio decoders to create a wider, more enveloping surround sound experience.
Further expand your music and cinema tracks with its Logic 7 Processing; it's capable of upconverting 2-channel stereo signals into 5- or 7-channel signals. Easily integrate your iPod or iPhone with the unit's rear-panel AUX mini-jack input connection. Moreover, it presents superb functionality and versatility that will be hard to match at this price point. It features 6 or 8-channel discrete audio inputs, (2) assignable HD component video inputs, heavy-duty binding posts, (3) optical/(3) coaxial digital audio inputs, and an AM/FM tuner. Also, its EzSet/EQ calibration enables a quick and easy system setup.
With convenient front-panel A/V inputs, USB port for future upgrades, programmable remote control, headphone and virtual speaker surround modes, on-screen interface and connectivity to virtually any A/V source or playback component you can imagine, your entertainment choices are endless with Harman Kardon's AVR-1600.