Pioneer SX-S30 Stereo Network Receiver
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HDMI ARC Equipped Stereo Network Receiver
80 Watts Per Channel, Optical & Digital Inputs
MM Phono, Subwoofer Out, FM Tuner
Music Streaming Services Support & TuneIn Internet Radio
About The Pioneer SX-S30 Stereo Network Receiver
The Pioneer SX-S30 allows you to enjoy a wide variety of audio options including Hi-Res Audio files, music streaming services, internet radio, CDs and vinyl records. Bluetooth Wireless Technology, FlareConnect, Chromecast built-in, DTS Play-Fi, AirPlay and built-in Wi-Fi let you wirelessly stream songs. If you have Chromecast or Apple TV, you can also enjoy music videos by plugging them into the HDMI terminal. Just connect the speaker of your choice and play and listen the way you like.
Streaming Services & Internet Radio: Enjoy listening to whatever music you like with streaming services such as Amazon Music*, Spotify, TIDAL and Deezer. The unit is also preset with TuneIn for enjoying internet radio. With over 100,000 radio stations, you can listen to free broadcasts of music, sports, news and talk shows from around the world. *Function available with firmware update
Connect with Chromecast Built-In, AirPlay & Wi-Fi: With this Chromecast built-in* network stereo receiver, you can use your mobile device to stream your favourite music, radio, or podcasts to the receiver. You can control the audio from anywhere in the house using Chromecast-enabled apps. You can also stream songs from your music library with AirPlay or enjoy network features via dual band (5 GHz/2.4 GHz) Wi-Fi. *Chromecast built-in will be available with firmware update.
DTS Play-Fi: DTS Play-Fi* wirelessly streams any audio content from any compatible mobile device to the SX-S30 and DTS Play-Fi compatible audio systems, creating a multi-room system in your home. You can stream different sources to different speakers at the same time from the Pioneer Music Control App. *DTS Play-Fi will be available with firmware update.
Versatile Connectivity: The SX-S30 is equipped with a phono MM input so you can connect a turntable and play records. It also has optical and coaxial digital inputs for connecting other audio sources. The HDMI terminal lets you plug your Chromecast or Apple TV and enjoy streaming songs 7 movies in stereo.
Hi-Res Audio File Playback via USB/ Network: You can play up to 5.6 MHz DSD (Direct Stream Digital) files, and up to 192 kHz/24-bit WAV, FLAC, AIFF and Apple Lossless files from a USB device or via a wired or wireless network.
MCACC Auto Room Tuning: Create the optimum acoustic environment with Pioneer’s MCACC, developed with the expertise of professional recording studios. With the custom microphone, the system automatically compensates for differences in speaker size, level and distance, and equalizes response. As an innovative solution for the phase lag between the subwoofer and the main channel speakers caused by the network filter, Phase Control compensates for the delayed bass to improve sound synchronization.
Multi-Room Audio Offers a Variety of Ways to Enjoy Music: FlareConnect* shares audio from network and external audio input sources between compatible components. Enjoy effortless multi-room playback of LP records, CDs, network music services, and more with supported components and speaker systems. Music selection, speaker grouping, and playback management across the home are built into the Pioneer Remote App. *Sharing audio from external inputs is enabled with a future firmware update. External audio inputs supporting FlareConnect may differ depending on model. Please consult individual product specification for more information.
Intuitive Control with Pioneer Remote App (iOS/Android): Enjoy smooth control with album artwork using your beloved device. With the free Pioneer Remote app, you can use your iPad/iPhone or Android smartphone or tablet for operating the network audio player or play back tunes stored on your device. You can also select internet radio stations and play songs from your media server.
Pioneer is a Japanese multinational corporation based in Tokyo, that specializes in digital entertainment products. The company was founded by Nozomu Matsumoto in 1938 in Tokyo as a radio and speaker repair shop.
Pioneer played a role in the development of many cutting-edge technologies including interactive cable TV, the Laser Disc player, the first automotive CD player, the first detachable face car stereo, Supertuner technology, DVD and DVD recording, the first AV receiver with Dolby Digital, Plasma display and Organic LED display (OLED).
Today Pioneer is a world leader in electronics products for the car, home and business markets and continues to develop and manufactures innovative and high-tech entertainment and electronic products. Their current range of audio visual components offer fine performance combined with excellent value for money.
Our Take On The Pioneer SX-S30 Stereo Network Receiver
In a home theatre world where soundbars dominate many setups, it’s comforting to see that manufactures continue to cater to those who want far more from their setup. Pioneer has long been at the forefront at crafting devices of exceptional quality and value, and their latest line of receivers is no exception.
Where stereo is all that is required, the Pioneer SX-S30 Network Stereo Receiver does a fine job at providing great music and movie soundtrack playback for people looking to go beyond a soundbar solution. It’s easy to see the SX-S30 becoming the heart of your stereo home theatre setup, and thanks to its ease of operation and robust functionality including music streaming and multi-room capabilities, you’re sure to get many years of enjoyment out of this capable product.
Main Features & Specifications
- Design: Stereo Network Receiver with HDMI ARC
- Channels: 2
- Amplification Type: Class D
- 85 Watts per Channel (4 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0 %, 1ch Driven)
- Network Features
- FlareConnect™ for Multi-room Audio (available with firmware update)
- Chromecast Built-In (available with firmware update, Chromecast-enabled apps required)
- DTS Play-Fi (available with firmware update)
- Apple AirPlay Certified
- Spotify, TIDAL and Deezer Music Streaming Services Ready (subscriptions required)
- Internet Radio via TuneIn
- Audio Features
- MCACC Auto Room Tuning
- Phase Control
- Subwoofer EQ (4 Band)
- DSD Playback via Network/USB (5.6 MHz/2.8 MHz)
- DSD Disc (SACD) Playback via HDMI (2.8 MHz)
- Digital Core Engine with Cirrus Logic (Quad Core) x1
- Advanced Sound Retriever
- MCACC Auto Room Tuning
- Connectivity & Control
- HDMI 4 In/1 Out
- Plug and Play External HDD and USB Memory via Front USB
- Works with Pioneer Remote App (iOS/Android)
- Built-in Wi-Fi (Dual Band 5 GHz/2.4 GHz)
- Built-in Bluetooth Wireless Technology (Version: 4.1, Profile: A2DP/ AVRCP, Codec: SBC/AAC)
- FM Tuner with 40 Station Presets
- Firmware Update (USB/Network)
- Front Terminals
- USB: 1 In for USB Drive
- Headphones: 1 Out
- Rear Terminals
- HDMI: 4 In
- HDMI: 1 Out (ARC)
- Ethernet: 1 In
- Audio: 2 In (Assignable)
- Phono (MM): 1 In
- MCACC Setup MIC In
- Digital Coaxial: 1 In (Assignable)
- Digital Optical: 1 In (Assignable)
- Subwoofer: 1 Pre Out
- Speaker Out: Left & Right
- Tuner Antenna: FM
- Power Consumption: 55 W
- Power Consumption During Standby: 0.38 W (2 W Network Standby On)
- Dimensions (WxHxD): 435 x 78 x 330 mm
- Weight: 4.0 kg
- Manufacturer’s Warranty: 2 Years
Note: Features & Specifications Subject To Change Without Notice. E&OE.