Sony STR-DG820 7.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver

Sony STR-DG820 7.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver

Sony STR-DG820 7.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver

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Product Highlights

  • 1080/24p x.v.Color Pass-Through
  • Four HDMIs with Active Intelligence
  • HD Component
  • BRAVIA Theater Sync
  • DMP Port
  • XM Satellite Radio Ready
  • Dolby TrueHD/DTS-HD Decoders
  • Digital Cinema Sound
  • AM/FM Tuner
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Sony STR-DG820 overview

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With exceptional surround sound reproduction and high definition imagery the Sony STR-DG820 7.1-Channel A/V 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 770W of power. It offers you the same surround sound entertainment value you would expect from a night out at the movies. Its HDMI (1080/24p) Active Intelligence technology offers the ability to match the exquisite A/V quality produced by Blu-ray disc players, Playstation 3 gaming, and other HD components.

It features four HDMI inputs, DMP port, optical/coaxial audio inputs, Digital Cinema Sound, HD component video switching, BRAVIA Theater Sync, and XM-Satellite Radio ready. In addition, it offers built-in Dolby Digital, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD, and Dolby Pro-Logic IIx technology to create a wider, more enveloping surround-sound environment. If you want a unified, stylish, and easy-to-set-up A/V home theater receiver, look no further than the Sony STR-DG820.

High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) x4 Inputs
If you're looking to pump high-definition DVD playback into your home theater, this unit will do the job. It has an integrated digital processor capable of transferring 1080/24p x.v.Color HD video signals through the HDMI output.
7.1-Channel and Digital Audio Decoding
It uses specific Dolby Digital and DTS codecs to reproduce an enveloping 7.1-channel surround sound experience. The unit decodes Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, DTS, DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS Neo:6, DTS-HD, and Digital Cinema Sound Technology.
BRAVIA Theater Sync
Go beyond simple audio and video transmission with the "one-touch play" remote control feature that allows you to easily manage select BRAVIA televisions and Sony HDMI audio and video components with the included remote control.
Digital Media Port (DMP)
Integrate a wide variety of music with your home theater system. Add a DMP accessory (sold separately) to play music from a PC client device, Bluetooth receiver, or from a select Network Walkman or your iPod.
XM Satellite Radio Ready
A world of digital radio is at your fingertips. This receiver offers the ability to connect the optional Connect-and-Play antenna to enjoy the variety of (optional XM service) digital radio with the superior quality of surround sound.
Digital Cinema Auto Calibration
Enjoy better sound as the automatic calibration system adjusts for speaker placement, distance and delay. Just hold the included microphone at your listening position and Digital Signal Processing does the rest.
Digital Cinema Sound
Digital Cinema Sound uses exclusive DSP technology to recreate the precise environment of three Hollywood Dubbing Stages where movies are created. True theater sound in your home from the original source.
Built-In AM/FM Tuner
Enjoy your favorite radio broadcasts with surround-sound processing, with the built-in AM/FM wide-band tuner.
In the Box
Sony STR-DG820 7.1-Channel Home Theater Receiver
  • System Remote Control
  • AM Loop Antenna
  • FM Wire Antenna
  • 2 x AA Batteries
  • Optimizer Microphone
  • 2-Year Parts and Labor Warranty
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    Sony STR-DG820 specs

    Stereo RMS Power 110W per channel x 2, into 8 ohms
    Surround RMS Power 110W per channel x 7, into 8 ohms
    No. of Channels 7.1
    Audio Processing
    Dolby Digital Yes
    Dolby Digital EX Yes
    Dolby TrueHD Yes
    Dolby Pro Logic II Yes
    DTS Yes
    DTS ES Yes
    DTS Neo:6 Yes
    DTS-HD Yes
    THX Surround EX No
    THX Certified No
    Speaker Selector Yes
    Multi Room/Source No
    AM/FM Tuner Yes, 60 Presets
    FM Sensitivity Not Specified By Manufacturer
    Remote Control Yes
    Inputs Analog Audio: - RCA x3
    Optical Digital Audio: - x2
    Coaxial Digital Audio: - RCA x1
    Composite A/V: - RCA x4
    Component Video: - RCA x3
    HDMI: - x4
    FM Antenna: - Coaxial x1
    AM Loop Antenna: - x1
    Outputs Analog Audio: - RCA x1
    Optical Digital Audio: - x1
    Composite A/V: - RCA x1
    Composite Video: - RCA x1
    Component: - RCA x1
    HDMI: - x1
    Speaker: - Binding Post x7 Sets, Spring Clip x2 Sets
    Subwoofer: - RCA x1
    Headphone: - 1/4" Phone Plug
    Other Ports DMP Port: - x1
    XM Port: - x1
    Calibration Mic Input: - x1
    Video Input Conversion No
    HDMI Pass-Through Yes, 1080/24p
    Power Requirements 120VAC, 60Hz
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 17 x 6.1 x 12.3" (430 x 157.5 x 310mm)
    Weight 17.7 lbs (8kg)
    Color Black

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