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Marantz SR8012

Marantz

11.2 Channel Receiver With Wi-Fi, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and HEOS

Marantz SR-8012 Home Theatre Receiver - Front view.

Marantz SR-8012 Home Theatre Receiver - Front view.
 

Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Plus Support For Spotify & Internet Radio


Simultaneous Audio And Video Playback In Up To Two Rooms


Built-In Heos Technology Offers Music Streaming And Wireless Whole Home Audio With Compatible Components

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Delivery: Free Australia Wide Delivery
Your Price $5,990
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Product Description

The Marantz SR-8012 offers the most up-to-date audio and video technology currently available and is Made in Japan.  As one of the world's leading manufacturers of state-of-the-art home entertainment solutions, this flagship model is jam-packed full of the best features.

Overview

Experience the peak of Marantz AV expertise in the new flagship SR8012 – the first-ever 11.2-channel Marantz receiver that is about to set new standards. Surround yourself in thrilling immersive surround sound with Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, and Auro 3D, all three codecs able to drive overhead speakers for a true 3D sound experience. The receiver's 11 high-quality amplifier stages enhance audio quality via carefully selected high grade audio components including Marantz Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Modules, or HDAMs, used in Current Feedback topology. These pass the signal to the power stages, each providing 140 Watts RMS* of pure Marantz power and finesse to drive a full 7.1.4-channel home cinema setup without the need for additional external amplifiers. And the SR8012 uses advanced Marantz sound-tuning throughout, drawing in features from the company's Reference two-channel models, including a copper chassis and an oversized, shielded toroidal tranformer built to Marantz specification, plus high-current main power supply capacitors also made to the Marantz engineers' exacting standards.

With built-in HEOS technology, the SR8012 becomes a part of a HEOS wireless multi-room music network, enabling you to enjoy your favourite music anywhere around your home: explore, browse, and play music from your music library, online streaming music services, or thousands of internet radio stations, using the free HEOS app.

The Ultimate In Marantz Build And Sound Quality

With unparalleled Marantz performance, the new top-of-the-line SR8012 AV receiver is made for those wanting the ultimate audio and video experience. Its symmetrical monolithic amplifier design gives it 11 identical amplifier channels, each delivering 140 Watts per channel*, for seamless surround sound integration. The design also brings to the Marantz AV receiver line a large toroidal transformer, mounted centrally for mechanical balance, a copper plated chassis, selected audio components throughout and high-grade speaker terminals. The SR8012 opens a new chapter in the illustrious history of Marantz AV receivers.

High Grade Audio Components: Featuring exclusive Marantz HDAM (Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Module) technology found on our Reference Series components, the SR8012 incorporates multiple HDAM modules which provide superior low noise wide-band performance in an all-discrete configuration, compared to conventional op amp ICs. HDAM technology provides an ultra fast slew rate for true wide-band response and maximum dynamic range to deliver optimum sound quality with today’s high resolution audio formats. In addition to HDAM technology, the SR8012 also features Current Feedback instead of the typical voltage feedback configuration. A Marantz innovation introduced on our very first audiophile amplifiers more than 60 years ago, Current Feedback technology provides a wide closed-loop bandwidth and very high slew rate, delivering superior fidelity with wide-band audio sources.

Immersive Surround Sound

Dolby Atmos: Feel every dimension in Dolby Atmos. Dolby Atmos transports you into the story with moving audio that flows all around you with breathtaking realism. Enjoy a 5.1 or even 7.1 surround sound speaker system and 4 additional overhead speakers or 4 Dolby Atmos elevation speakers without the need for external amplification, for the ultimate home theatre experience - including Dolby Surround upmixer for legacy content.

DTS:X: Experience immersive audio places sound where it would occur naturally in space, creating a lifelike, multi-dimensional audio experience in the home. The improved immersion and heightened realism draw you into the world of your favourite movies. The included spatial remapping engine, DTS Neural:X, gives your movie, game and music collections a new lease on life! DTS:X brings the theatre home.

Auro 3D: Putting you in a cocoon of life-like sound. Auro-3D elevates the home theatre experience to amazing new levels by delivering the excitement of three-dimensional sound for music, games, broadcast, and films while enhancing your existing audio-visual collection, thanks to Auromatic up-mixing engine.

HDMI eARC Object-Based Audio Support: eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel) supports the transmission of 3D audio from your TV apps with a single HDMI connection for the simplest setup. This feature will be enabled via a future firmware update.

Other Outstanding Features

Built-in Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and AirPlay Capability: Featuring Bluetooth & Wi-Fi wireless streaming connectivity, the SR8012 is equipped with an advanced dual antenna transceiver system, for robust streaming even in congested urban environments. With Apple's AirPlay compatibility, you can enjoy listing to your favourite tracks wirelessly from your favourite iOS device such as iPhone and iPad.

Advanced 32-bit D/A Conversion On All Channels: For optimum fidelity and the widest dynamic range with lowest distortion, the SR8012 features advanced reference-class 32-bit AKM D/A converters on all channels. This ensures consistent high fidelity and precise channel matching across all channels for the ultimate listening experience.

Advanced Audyssey MultEQ XT32: Equipped with the flagship Audyssey suite of features, the SR8012 features Audyssey MultEQ XT32 automatic room acoustic correction using advanced DSP algorithms. With the supplied measurement microphone, it analyzes the output of each speaker (including the subwoofers) at up to 8 measurement locations, then generates precision digital filters that optimize each channel for the bets possible sound. Audyssey Dynamic Volume smoothes out annoying jumps in volume (such as TV commercials), letting you listen at lower levels while still enjoying clear dialogue, music and sound effects, while Audyssey Dynamic EQ provides full-range clarity at any listening level. Audyssey Low Frequency Containment uses advanced psychoacoustic algorithms to deliver a full-range balance, including deep bass, but without disturbing close-by neighbours or those in other rooms, and features a multi-step adjustment. Audyssey Sub EQ HT provides individual DSP tailoring of each subwoofer in a dual subwoofer setup, allowing deeper bass with improved definition when compared to a single subwoofer configuration.

External Control Capabilities: The SR8012 has a range of features to provide enhanced control and compatibility with 3rd party and custom integration solutions, including IP control, either via wired LAN connection or Wi-Fi. For compatibility with other components there's a remote control input and output on the rear panel, along with a flasher input and a 12V trigger output, while for direct connection to external home automation and control equipment, there's an RS-232C serial port. The SR8012 also features Crestron Connected for quick and easy integration with home automation equipment.

Multi-Room Audio And Built-In Heos Technology

Whatever your family's entertainment needs, the SR8012 delivers: you can enjoy 7.1-channel surround sound in the main room, and at the same time play stereo sound from another source in a different part of the house. Simply connect a pair of stereo speakers to the multi-room amplified outputs, or hook up a separate stereo amp and speakers to the Zone 2 pre-outs.

Enjoy your music anywhere in your home. This is no longer difficult or expensive to do. With built-in HEOS technology, the SR8012 can be easily integrated into a superb wireless multi-room audio system. Stream music to any of the various HEOS wireless speakers in different rooms and control each room's speakers independently with the free HEOS app. The HEOS app for Apple iOS (7.0+) & Android OS (2.3+) lets you control playback, browse music sources, and select which rooms you want to use. Play the same music throughout your home, or listen to something different in each room. You can play music from your own personal library, internet radio, and popular streaming services like Deezer, Pandora, Spotify and Tidal, just to name a few. 

  • Design: 11.2-channel amplifier with surround sound and radio tuner
  • Stereo Power Output: 140 Watts RMS* per channel into 8 Ohms (20-20kHz) at 0.08% THD
  • Surround Sound Power Output: Lower depending on how many and specifications of additional speakers
  • Dolby and DTS Surround Sound Decoding:
    • Dolby Atmos and DTS:X for more enveloping home theatre sound
    • Supports 5.1.2, 5.1.4 and 7.1.2 Atmos installations
  • Dolby Vision: Also decodes HDR 10
  • Video Upconversion: Up to 1080p and 4K for analogue and HDMI sources
  • Audyssey "Platinum" Speaker Calibration And System Optimization Includes:
    • MultEQ XT32 auto setup and room calibration delivers balanced, dynamic sound with enhanced surround performance for as many as eight seating positions (expandable to 32 seating positions with a professional installer)
    • Audyssey Dynamic Volume mode to keep listening levels steady
    • Audyssey Dynamic EQ for fuller sound at lower listening levels
    • Audyssey Low Frequency Containment reduces the amount of bass that bleeds into other rooms
    • Audyssey Sub EQ HT provides individual calibration for dual subwoofers, for even bass response throughout the room
    • Audyssey MultEQ app for further audio customisation (paid app; not free or included)
  • HEOS Whole Home Audio: Built-in HEOS technology wirelessly connects compatible HEOS components for whole home audio
    • Free HEOS app offers easy Wi-Fi control, settings adjustments, and music selection and playback

Digital Music Features

  • Wi-Fi: Built-in Wi-Fi for listening to music from a networked PC, free internet radio, and music services
    • Includes support for Pandora and free internet radio streams with vTuner (subscription required for some services)
    • Spotify Connect lets you play Spotify's streaming music library through the receiver via your smartphone or tablet (requires Spotify app and a premium subscription)
  • Apple AirPlay: Enjoy streaming music from an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch or computer running iTunes
  • Bluetooth: Built-in Bluetooth for wireless music listening with smartphones, tablets, and compatible computers
  • USB Port: Front-panel USB input for connecting an iPod, iPhone or thumb drive
    • Direct digital connection for iPod or iPhone bypasses the device's digital-to-analogue converter for better sound
  • Digital Music: Plays high-resolution digital music files via USB storage device or a networked computer (PCM up to 24-bit/192kHz resolution; DSD up to 5.6MHz .dsf files)
  • MDAX2 (Marantz Dynamic Audio eXpander): Delivers better sound from MP3s and other digital music files

Multi-Room Audio/Video Features

  • Dual-Room/Dual-Source Output
    • Amplifier assign function lets you use Height 1 and Height 2 speaker outputs for Zone 2, Front B, or bi-amping front speakers
  • Line-Level & Powered Output For Zone 2: Connect an additional receiver, amplifier, powered speakers and have either 5.2 or 7.2 in Zone 1
  • HDMI Dual-Zone Switching: Watch video content from different sources in two zones simultaneously
  • Zone 2 Output: Supports 2nd zone output from digital sources

Audio Performance Features

  • Marantz's Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Module (HDAM): This offers improved dynamic range and detail while reducing noise
  • Current Feedback Circuit: Excellent for accurate, natural sound at all volume levels
  • Pure Direct Mode: This turns off unused circuitry for cleaner audio signals
  • Bi-Amp Capability: For use with compatible front speakers by reassigning "height" channels

Connectivity

  • HDMI 2.0a A/V Switching: 8 x inputs (includes 1 front-panel input), 2 x outputs
    • HDCP 2.2 Technology: Ensures compatibility with 4K Ultra HD sources and TVs (all HDMI inputs and outputs)
    • HDR-Compatible: Delivers extended picture contrast and brightness with compatible 4K TVs and HDR-encoded content
  • Component Video Switching: 2 x inputs, 1 x output
  • Composite Video Switching: 4 x inputs, 1 x output (includes front-panel input)
  • Digital Audio Inputs: 2 x Optical and 2 x Coaxial
  • Analogue Inputs: 5 stereo RCA audio inputs
  • Phono Input: Connect a turntable with Moving Magnet cartridge
  • Preamplifier Inputs: 7.1 channel
  • Preamplifier Outputs: 11.2-channel preamp outputs include outputs for 2 powered subwoofers
  • USB Port: Front-panel USB 
  • Speaker Outputs: Terminals for 11 speakers (Front L/R, Centre, Surround L/R, Surround Back L/R, Height 1 L/R, Height 2 L/R)
    • Note, the Receiver can only power a maximum of 9 channels at once
    • Height speakers can be reassigned for Zone 2 or bi-amping compatible front speakers
  • Ethernet Port: Allows wired network connection
  • Control Systems Input: Connect to Control4, Crestron and other home automation systems
  • Headphone Jack: Full size 6.3mm on front panel
  • Power Cord: Detachable power cord allows for easy upgrade

Other Features

  • 4K/60p And 3D Video Pass-Through: Yes
  • Marantz Remote App: Lets you use your Apple or Android device as a Wi-Fi remote
  • Setup Assistant: Guides you through the initial connection process and settings
  • OSD: Intuitive, full-colour on-screen guide
  • Smart Select Function: Four buttons for one-touch power-up, source selection and recall of volume and Audyssey configuration
  • Video Select: Lets you listen to music while watching video from a different source
  • HDMI Standby Pass-Through: Allows HDMI switching without powering up receiver
  • Radio: AM/FM Tuner built in. Reception and quality variable depending on location. You may need an external antenna (sold separately)
  • Remote Control: System type included (RC038SR)
  • Power Consumption: Not Stated
  • Network Standby Consumption: 2.7 Watts
  • Dimensions (WxHxD): 440 x 185 x 460 (440 x 248 x 460 with antenna vertical)
  • Nett Weight: Not Stated
  • Manufacturer's Warranty: 3 years

Note: Features & Specifications Subject To Change Without Notice. E&OE *Maximum 140 Watts per channel with two 8 Ohm speakers connected.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Name 11.2 Channel Receiver With Wi-Fi, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and HEOS
Brand Marantz
Colour Black
Power Output Per Channel 101 Watts - 150 Watts RMS
Channels 11 Channels
Other Features Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital/DTS, DTS-X, HDMI Standby Passthrough, Bi-Amp Capable, DLNA Certified, System Remote
HDMI Video Conversion From HDMI
HDCP 2.2 For 4K Video Yes
Multi-Room Audio/Video Multi-Room HDMI Output, Multi-Room Video, Multi-Room Powered Output, Multi-Room Preamp Audio Output
HDMI Inputs 7
Internet Ready Built-In Wi-Fi/Wired Ethernet
App Control Android, Apple iPad
Apple AirPlay Yes
Supported Streaming Services Deezer, Internet Radio, SoundCloud, Spotify, Tidal
Shipping Weight (kg) 18.0000
Price Range $5,990

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