The flagship STR-DN1020 7.2 Channel 3D A/V Receiver from Sony offers a powerful foundation for any home theater system, providing exceptional compatibility with the Blu-ray A/V format as well as 3D pass through, ample HD connections, analog to 1080p upscaling and compatibility with your iPod or iPhone. Reaching beyond your library of music and movies, this receiver can also stream internet radio from services like Slacker and vTuner, and can also play music from your home network PC to really widen your entertainment options.
Since Blu-ray is capable of producing stunning full HD 1080p resolution and high resolution lossless audio formats Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio, the STR-DN1020 is ready to process these audio and video signals and pump them into your home theater system to provide you with some of the best sights and sounds that are available. Audio is fine tuned with advanced Digital Cinema Auto Calibration with automatic phase matching and sound optimizer technologies. This receiver also upscales analog sources to near HD quality with a Faroudja DCDi Edge video chip so you can enjoy optimal quality from any source materials.
If you're like us and you have a pile of remotes for all your gear, you might enjoy controlling your new STR-DN1020 directly through your iPhone or iPod touch, which just requires a free download from the App Store. You can also play music and videos from your iPod or iPhone with the included dock, and it's compatible with most models. Operation is further simplified with the advanced on-screen GUI that's easy to navigate for easy system adjustments. All of this versatility and advanced A/V processing is housed in a sleek black chassis that brings an elegant presence to any setup.
7 HD Inputs
Get versatile HD connection options with 7 HD inputs. Four HDMI inputs (1080p/24 capable) let you connect additional components like your Blu-ray disc player, Playstation 3 or any other HDMI-enabled device for high definition video and audio. Three component inputs (1080/60i capable) provide added HD compatibility.
3D Pass Through
Join the 3D entertainment wave by connecting your 3D-ready HDTV or home theater projector to this receiver with a 3D-ready cable and slipping on a pair of 3D glasses. Along with these additional accessories you can enjoy the realistic, wraparound visuals of 3D movies, video games and other content right in your own living room.
BRAVIA Internet Audio Streaming
Enjoy BRAVIA internet audio channels streamed through this receiver with access to services like Slacker, vTuner and more with an ever-growing list of providers. In addition, this receiver is DLNA certified and allows you to listen to music stored on your PC through your home network.
Upconverts/Upscales Video to Near HD via HDMI
Improve the image quality of analog connected devices to near HD. Analog connected device signals are converted to digital output via HDMI for a single cable connection from the receiver to your HDMI enabled TV.
Advanced Blu-ray Disc Audio Decoding
Experience sound closer to the way it was captured with advanced Blu-ray disc audio decoding. This receiver can process many advanced formats including LPCM, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Pro Logic IIz, and DTS-HD Master Audio.
Audio Return Channel Support
Eliminate the need for extra cables connected to your TV. Support for Audio Return Channel (ARC) allows audio to be sent from your compatible TV the STR-DN1020 through the same HDMI cable already being used to send audio and video to your TV.
iPod/iPhone Remote Control App
By downloading the free "AV Receiver Remote" app to your iPhone or iPod touch, you can transform your favorite portable device into a system remote for the STR-DN1020. This way you can make adjustments to your movies and music in between taking phone calls or scrolling through playlists for effortless, streamlined control.
iPod/iPhone Playback via Included Dock
Providing further integration of your portable media files into your network, the STR-DN1020 comes with a dock for your iPod or iPhone so you can stream your favorite music and movies. It's compatible with most models including iPhone 4 and iPod touch.
HD Digital Cinema Sound (HD DCS)
Optimize your receiver to minic the sound characteristics of Sony Pictures.
Digital Legato Linear Sound Processing
Digital Legato Linear (D.L.L.) advanced sound processing technology improves audio fidelity. It improves audio performance when you're listening to internet radio stations and portable audio devices, adding warmth and clarity.
Second Zone Audio and Video
This receiver is equipped with second zone pre-outputs so you can expand your audio and video sources to multiple zones of your home.
Sync with Sony HomeShare network speakers, Blu-ray disc home theater systems and Blu-ray disc players to enjoy music throughout your home. Music from the Blu-ray disc system can play on the HomeShare speaker to provide you with expanded sound for your favorite music.
Dual Subwoofer Preouts
Add additional bass to your musical passages and movie soundtracks, increasing the dynamic effects of your entertainment.
Advanced On-Screen GUI
Set up and control the receiver with the intuitive on-screen graphical user interface (GUI).
BRAVIA Sync Capable
Conveniently operate and control all your HDMI connected BRAVIA Sync devices with one remote including: Blu-ray Disc players, BRAVIA HDTVs, home theater products, Handycam camcorders and Cyber-shot digital cameras. Connect to select Sony 2011 TVs to experience an integrated user interface on-screen, enabling on-screen feedback and control.