Denon DN-500AV 7.1-Channel A/V Pre-Amplifier

Denon DN-500AV 7.1-Channel A/V Pre-Amplifier

Denon DN-500AV 7.1-Channel A/V Pre-Amplifier

B&H # DEDN500AV MFR # DN-500AV
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Product Highlights

  • HDMI with 3D and Audio Return Channel
  • 6 HDMI Inputs / 1 HDMI Output
  • Front Panel USB and HDMI Connectivity
  • Advanced GUI On-Screen Display

Denon DN-500AV overview

  • 1Description

The DN-500AV 7.1-Channel A/V Pre-Amplifier by Denon offers a one-stop solution for routing professional-level AV installations. It can connect a wide variety of audio and video inputs to a balanced 7.1 set of XLRs and an HDMI output. The front panel features HDMI, USB, and composite audio/video inputs for quick connections. The rear panel features a wealth of audio and video connection options, both digital and analog. Music and pictures can be accessed from network appliances via DLNA streaming devices.

The DN-500AV is compliant with HDMI version 1.4a, which features 4K and 3D video pass-through, and is ready to handle audio technologies and surround sound formats such as Dolby Pro Logic IIz, Dolby True HD, and DTS HD Master Audio. HDMI ARC is also supported, for retrieving audio from your TV's built-in apps such as Netflix and YouTube.

Ethernet connectivity provides access to a network server or an IP-based remote control system. Additionally, the DN-500AV can be controlled via RS-232c, the included remote, or an iOS device utilizing the free Denon control app. With a bright VFD display, the DN-500AV is easy-to-use and features convenient access to Zone Control, Source Select, and Quick Select buttons.

HDMI version 1.4a with 3D and ARC support
6 HDMI inputs and 1 HDMI output
2 assignable component video inputs and 1 component video output
Direct play for portable audio devices and flash drives via USB port
XLR analog input pair
7.1ch XLR outputs
Zone 2 output
Streams audio / photos over network connection (PC, NAS) via DLNA 1.5
Supports WMA, MP3, WAV, MPEG-4 AAC, FLAC, JPEG files
VFD display with English and Spanish modes
Front-panel key lock feature
Headphone output
RS-232c serial / IP controllable
Included remote control
Controllable via Denon CE's iDevice remote app
In the Box
Denon DN-500AV 7.1-Channel A/V Pre-Amplifier
  • Remote Control with Batteries
  • 2 x Power Cords
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
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    Denon DN-500AV specs

    Front Panel Connections
    Connection Type 1 x USB type A input

    1 x HDMI input
    1 x RCA composite video input
    1 x RCA L/R audio
    1 x ¼" Headphone output
    Audio Section
    Balanced Input 2 x XLR (1 x L/R), Switchable -10 dBV / +4 dBu
    Standard Inputs 4 x RCA L/R pairs
    Digital Input Connectors 1 x RCA digital coaxial
    1 x TOSLink optical
    Input Impedances XLR connectors @ -10 dBu: 4.3 kOhms
    XLR connectors @ +4 dBu: 4.3 kOhms
    RCA connectors: 47 kOhms
    Input Sensitivity XLR connectors @ -10 dBu: 100 mV
    XLR connectors @ +4 dBu: 400 mV
    RCA connectors: 200 mV
    Outputs Globally Switchable -10 dBV / +4 dBu:
    8 x XLR balanced 7.1 (1 per channel)
    Preamp Output 1 x Subwoofer RCA
    Zone Feature 1 x RCA L/R Zone 2 Out
    Output Sensitivity 80 mV @ -10 dbV
    318 mV @ 4 dBu
    Frequency Response 10 Hz to 100 kHz (+1 /-3 dB) in DIRECT mode
    S/N 100 dB (IHF-A weighted, DIRECT mode)
    THD 0.01%
    Video Section
    HDMI Input Connectors 6 x HDMI-in (1 x front)
    HDMI Output Connector 1 x HDMI Monitor ARC
    Component (Y/Pb/Pr) 3 x RCA Y/Pb/Pr component in
    S-Video 1 x S-Video / iPod Dock input
    Composite Video 3 x RCA composite video in
    Input / Output Connectors Level: 1 Vp-p
    Impedance: 75 Ohms
    Frequency Response 5 Hz to 10 MHz (0~ /-3 dB)
    Other Connectors 1 x RJ45 - Ethernet
    1 x ⅛" (3.5 mm) TRS - Remote Control input
    1 x ⅛" (3.5 mm) TRS - Remote Control output
    1 x ⅛" (3.5 mm) TRS - iPod Dock Control
    1 x RS-232C - Straight Cable
    Power Supply Voltage Selector:
    120 VAC, 60 Hz or 230 VAC, 50/60 Hz
    Power Consumption 35 W
    0.2 W (Standby)
    3 W (CEC Standby)
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 17.4 x 6.7 x 13.6" (434.0 x 177.0 x 345.0 mm)
    Weight 22.5 lb (10.2 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 25.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 22.1 x 18.8 x 10.4"

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