Dolby's new Atmos surround sound technology dispenses with channel-based coding in favoir of more advanced object-based coding, giving the sound designer the ability to precisely place sounds anywhere in the 3-dimensional space. Now, you can enjoy this same award-winning technology at home with the AVR-X4200W, which features the ability to connect a 5.1 surround sound speaker system and 2 additional overhead speakers, or 2 additional Dolby Atmos elevation speakers, for the ultimate home theater experience. Thanks to the 9ch processing capability, you can just add an external 2-channel amplifier and even enjoy a thrilling 5.1.4 or 7.1.2 channel Atmos experience. Along with Dolby Atmos decoding and Dolby Surround Upmixing, the AVR-X4200W also features Dolby TrueHD lossless decoding and other Dolby Digital technologies.
The latest immersive surround sound system, DTS:X, features object-based audio coding that lets the sound designer place sonic elements anywhere in the 3D acoustic soundspace, and provides for overhead speakers to deliver a stunning surround sound experience. The AVR-X4200W also features DTS-HD Master Audio and other DTS technologies. DTS:X and DTS Neural:X Upmixer will be enabled through a future online firmware update. For more info, please visit www.denon.com/dtsx.
Immerse yourself in thrilling 3D surround sound with the Denon AVR-X4200W A/V receiver, which features Dolby Atmos surround decoding for the ultimate home theater listening experience with today's blockbuster soundtracks. Via a future firmware update, the AVR-X4200W will also be able to decode forthcoming DTS:X immersive surround soundtracks. Both Dolby Atmos and DTS:X feature object-based surround sound with the ability to drive overhead speakers to deliver the ultimate immersive 3D audio experience. Featuring an advanced video processing and switching section, the AVR-X4200W features full 4K Ultra HD connectivity and HDCP 2.2 compliance.
Equipped with built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth with dual diversity antennas, the AVR-X4200W lets you listen to your favourite music from streaming services such as Spotify Connect, and you can listen to any of thousands of internet radio stations. You can also stream your favourite tracks wirelessly from your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad via AirPlay.
The powerful amplifier section features discrete high current output devices on all channels, and all amp channels are configured identically. Rated at 125 watts per channel (8 ohms, .05%, 20Hz~20kHz), the AVR-X4200W has the ability to drive lower impedance 4 ohm speakers on all channels.
By fully immersing the listener in a cocoon of life-like sound, Auro-3D puts you right in the middle of the action. Auro-3D provides an immersive surround sound experience thanks to dedicated height and overhead channels, in addition to the regular channels. The height information, captured in recording or created during the mixing process, is mixed into a standard 5.1 PCM stream that comes with a regular Blu-ray. Moreover, the Auro-3D Engine combines different technologies to guarantee an optimum 3D sound experience generated both natively and from existing audio content. It recognizes mono, stereo, 5.1 surround or an Auro-encoded signal and transforms them into 3D audio. Once upgraded with the Auro-Codec decoder, the Denon AVR-X4200W is capable of decoding the original Auro-3D mix and playing back an Auro-3D 9.1 channel configuration (with external 2-channel amplifier). Auro-3D upgrade availability and pricing to be announced.
When connected to a compatible Denon Blu-ray player, our exclusive Denon Link HD system provides a dedicated pathway for the critical timing data to eliminate distortion caused by jitter errors in the main data stream. Denon's exclusive AL24 Processing Plus provides ultra high resolution digital audio filtering and precision tailoring of the main (L/R) audio channels, to deliver shimmering detail in the highs, along with smooth natural midrange and a broad soundstage with improved imaging.
In order to properly handle the multitude of advanced digital audio decoding and processing functions, the AVR-X4200W features a sophisticated DSP audio processing system that incorporates no less than 4 powerful high speed fourth generation SHARC DSP processors. Together these have a combined continuous processing capability of 10 GFLOPS (10 billion floating point numerical computations per second).
Denon was the very first audio company to introduce components featuring SHARC DSP processors (in fact, we were the original co-development partner and launch customer), and Denon has more experience with more models powered with SHARC processors than any other audio manufacturer.
Featuring Bluetooth & Wi-Fi wireless streaming connectivity, the AVR-X4200W is equipped with an advanced dual diversity antenna transceiver system, for robust and error-free streaming, even in congested RF environments. Connect to the internet through your home Wi-Fi network (or with a hard-wired connection via the RJ-45 Ethernet LAN port), and enjoy your favorite tracks from streaming music services such as Spotify Connect, as well as from thousands of internet radio stations around the world.
With AirPlay, you can enjoy listing to your favourite tracks wirelessly from your iOS device, including the iPod touch, iPhone and iPad, and the AVR-X4200W is also DLNA 1.5 certified for compatibility with your home PC or Mac.
The Denon AVR Remote App lets you easily control the AVR-X4200W with your favorite portable device and it's available for both iOS and Android devices.
Prepared for the future, the AVR-X4200W features an advanced video section that's fully compatible with the latest HDMI 2.0a and HDCP 2.2 specifications on all 8 HDMI inputs. With 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Colour sub-sampling, High Dynamic Range (HDR) and 21:9 video, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support on every input, the AVR-X4200W is ready for the next generation of Blu-ray disc players, set-top boxes and other 4K Ultra HD sources. Certified by the Imaging Science Foundation, the AVR-X4200W features a full suite of video calibration controls (for use by an ISF technician), along with ISF Day and ISF Night video modes.
The video processor also has the ability to transcode and upconvert standard definition and high definition analog and digital video content to 4K Ultra HD, breathing new life into your favorite legacy sources.
The AVR-X4200W features 8 HDMI inputs, including 1 conveniently located on the front panel, and 3 HDMI outputs - 2 for the main zone, and 1 for the 2nd zone.
The AVR-X4200W features a sophisticated power amplifier section with all 7 channels configured identically, employing discrete high current capable power transistors. Each channel is rated at 125 watts (8 ohms, 20Hz~20kHz, .05%THD), and all channels are able to safely drive lower impedance speakers (down to 4 ohms). Our new advanced Eco amplifier mode adjusts power consumption according to signal level, and there's an on-screen Eco Mode display that lets you see the power consumption reduction in real time.
Via the HDMI CEC (consumer electronics control) functionality in your Smart TV, you may be able to control your Denon AVR with the Smart TV's remote control. With “HDMI control” set to ON in your receiver, you can set “Smart Menu” to ON to start controlling your Denon AVR with your Smart TV's remote. The Smart Menu home screen provides you quick access to source and surround mode selections, the AVR’s setup menu, and 4 Quick Selects.
Featuring a clear, easy to understand graphical on-screen display, the AVR-X4200W guides you through the setup process that ensures the right configuration the very first time. Our exclusive Setup Assistant and the included Quick Start guide together provide easy setup guidance, optimising critical settings for the best possible sound quality with your particular equipment configuration.
Equipped with the full Audyssey Platinum suite of advanced DSP algorithms, the AVR-X4200W features Audyssey MultEQ XT32 automatic room acoustic correction. With the supplied measurement microphone, MultEQ XT32 analyzes each speaker's output (including the subwoofers) at up to 8 measurement locations and generates precision digital filters that optimize each channel for the correct frequency and time domain response. The AVR-X4200W is also Audyssey Pro Installer ready.
Audyssey Dynamic Volume smoothes out annoying jumps in volume (such as TV commercials), letting you listen at lower levels and still enjoy clear dialog, music and sound effects. Audyssey Dynamic EQ provides precision tonal tailoring, for full range clarity at any listening level.
Audyssey Low Frequency Containment uses advanced psychoacoustic algorithms to deliver a full range tonal balance, including deep bass, but without disturbing close-by neighbors or family members in other rooms, and features a multi-step adjustment that lets you dial in the amount of containment to your preference.
Audyssey Sub EQ HT provides individual DSP tailoring of each subwoofer in a dual subwoofer setup, for deeper bass with improved definition, compared to a single subwoofer configuration. Audyssey Dynamic Surround Expansion dramatically broadens the surround soundstage for the ultimate surround sound experience with the option of connecting front height and/or front wide speakers.
You can enjoy your favourite movie in the main room, while others enjoy stereo sound from different sources in 2 other rooms. The AVR-X4200W is equipped with speaker connections for a 2nd stereo zone, and pre-amp outputs for a 3rd stereo zone. There's also a dedicated HDMI output for 2nd zone audio and video meaning you can watch, and enjoy, 2 different video sources at the same time.
With a single subwoofer, optimum placement within the room for the best bass response isn't always possible. Depending on the location, bass response at the main listening position can be uneven with audible peaks and dips. With 2 subwoofers positioned in different locations, response averaging evens out the low bass range for more accurate bass anywhere in the listening area.
The high quality speaker terminals feature multi-way connection capability to handle a number of speaker cable terminations, including banana plugs. They're also colour coded for correct hookup the very first time, and colour coded speaker cable labels are included.
The convenient front panel USB port stream tunes directly from your iPod touch, iPhone and iPad and charge your device at the same time.
You can also connect a USB drive and listen to MP3 and WAV files. The AVR-X4200W features high resolution audio file compatibility, including DSD (2.8 MHz) and FLAC lossless decoding up to 24-bit/192-kHz.
There are 4 Quick Select function buttons on the front panel and the remote control. These let you choose your favourite sources, and each one remembers your preferred sound mode for that source.
Denon's acclaimed HEOS whole home audio system features advanced multi-room, multi-source audio streaming, and the AVR-X4200W features IP control capability with the HEOS Link, so you can control the receiver with the HEOS app.
As part of Denon's IN·Command series of custom integration friendly A/V components, the AVR-X4200W is equipped with a range of features that provide enhanced control capabilities, and compatibility with 3rd party and custom integration solutions.
For remote control compatibility with other components in your home theater system, the AVR-X4200W features an IR (infrared) remote control input and remote control output on the rear panel, along with dual 12V trigger outputs.
The AVR-X4200W can also be set up and operated by a home computer on the network via IP control, either via wired LAN connection or via Wi-Fi wireless connection. For direct connection to external home automation and control equipment, the AVR-X4200W is equipped with an RS-232C serial port.
The AVR-X4200W also features Control4 SDDP (Simple Device Detection Protocol) and Crestron Connected certification for quick and easy integration with Control4 and Crestron home automation equipment.
DTS HD Master / DTS:X / (update)
DTS Neo:X / DTS Neural:X / (9ch) (update)
Dolby TrueHD / Dolby Atmos /
Dolby ProLogic Ilz / Dolby Surround /
Auro 3D (upgrade)
Max Number of Processing (Preamp) Channels9.2
Mono Block Power Amp Construction
Discrete Power Amplifier
D.D.S.C. HD Digital
Copper plated chassis
Power Transformer: Toroidal / EIEI
Current Feedback Topology
Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Modules (HDAM)
High Grade Audio Components
Gold Plated RCA Terminals
Clock Jitter Reducer
Alpha ProcessingAL24 Processing Plus
Denon Link HD
AudysseyMultEQ XT32 (PRO)
Audyssey Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume /
Compressed Audio Restorer
Compressed audio Enhancer: MDAX2
DLNA Certified (v1.5)
Lossy Formats: MP3 / WMA / AAC / /
Lossless Formats: FLAC / ALAC / WAV / /
Lossless Formats: FLAC HD 192/24 / WAV 192/24 / ALAC 96/24 / /
DSD Audio Streaming
FLAC HD 192/24
Gapless Playback (FLAC, WAV)
Photo Streaming (JPEG)
AirPlay Audio Streaming
Windows PlayTo / Windows8 Certified /
Internet Radio (vTuner)
Compatible with Remote APP for Smart PhonesAndroid / iOS
Compatible with Remote APP for TabletsAndroid / iOS
HDMI Inputs: Back / Front7 / 1
HDCP 2.2 support
HDMI Outputs: Main / Zone2 / 1
Video Conversion Analog -> HDMI
Analog to HDMI Scalingup to 4K 60/50
HDMI to HDMI Scalingup to 4K 60/50
GUI Overlay on HDMI
HDMI: 3D / 4K / CEC / ARC / InstaPrevue / / / /
3D Signal Pass-through
4K Signal Pass-through / Scaling / GUI Overlay / /
HDMI pass-though in standby mode
Picture Adjust / Noise Reduction /
DSD Audio Capability
Audio Return Channel
Zone Audio Source: HDMI / Opt, Coax / Network, USB / Analog (2ch) / (2ch) / /
Zone Audio Output: Speaker / Preout /
Zone HDMI Output from HDMI Source
IP Control / RS232 Control / Web Control / App Control / / /
Remote In / Out /
IR Flasher In
Marantz remote bus
DC Trigger Output2
Auto Speaker Setup by MicrophoneAudyssey MultEQ XT32 + PRO
FL Display2 lines
Graphic User Interface - GUIAdvanced
Quick Select Plus / Quick Select /
Firmware Update by Network / USB /
Variable Cross Over
Optimized Bass Redirection
Auto Power Off
Composite In / Out3+1 / 2
Component In / Out2 / 1
HDMI In / Out7+1 / 3
Multi-room Video Out: Video / HDMI /
Analogue In / Out5+1 /
Phono (MM) In
Digital In: Optical / Coaxial2 / 2
Multi-room Out: Analog / Digital2 /
Multichannel Preout (13.2) /
Subwoofer Out2 (independent)
7.1 Multichannel Input
Speaker Terminal: Gold Plated Screw / Regular Screw /
Number of Speaker Terminals11
Speaker A/B / Bi-amp Drive / Multi-Room Speakerassignable
Speaker A / Bassignable
Multi-Room Speaker Terminalassignable
Front Inputs: Audio / Composite / Digital (Opt) / HDMI / USB / / / /
USB Audio / Made for iPod / Made for iPhone / /
FM Tuner with RDS
Number of Poweramps7
Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive)
Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.05% 2ch Drive)125 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive)165 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 1% 1ch Drive)200 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 10% 1ch Drive)235W
Available Colours: Gold / Silver / Black / Silver-Gold
Available Colours: Black / Premium Silver /
Metal Front Panel
System Remote ControlRC-1193
Pre-programmed / Learnable / LCD Display / /
Power Consumption in W670
Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off) in W55 W / 85 W
Standby Consumption in W0.1
CEC Standby Consumption in W0.5
Network Standby Consumption in W2.7
Antenna:Horizontal: (W x D x H) in mm
Antenna:Vertical: (W x D x H) in mm
W/O Antenna: (W x D x H) in mm434 x 389 x 167
( 434 x 389 x 236 )
434 x 379x 167
Weight in kg12.6
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