Denon AVR-X4500H and AVR-X3500 Dolby Atmos AV receivers add Amazon Alexa to the mix

posted on Monday, 23rd July 2018 by Steve May

Denon  home cinema  Alexa  HEOS 

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Denon has announced two new Dolby Atmos AV receivers with Amazon Alexa integration and Heos multiroom support. The AVR-X4500H is the obvious star. It’s a nine channel design, suitable for 5.1.4, or 7.1.2 installations, with additional expansion potential. The AVR-X3500H is a seven channel model (5.1.2).

First seen at the brand’s European Dealer Conference, the AVR-X4500H features a 200W per channel power plant , but has eleven channel processing if you have additional amplification. The seven-channel AVR-X3500H is rated at 180W per channel.

Avr _x 4500H Crop

Both AVRs support Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, with the AVR-X4500H adding Auro-3D. They have eight HDMI inputs (including one front-mounted), with three outputs. All have 4K/60Hz full-rate pass-through, with HDR, Dolby Vision, HLG, ARC and eARC support.

In addition to Heos, there’s also onboard Wi-Fi, AirPlay 2 and Bluetooth. It also supports Crestron Connected, Ihiji and Domotz smart management. Room calibration is via Audyssey MultEQ XT32.

The AVR-X4500H and AVR-X3500H will retail for £1,499 and £899), and be available in September and August.

Steve May

Inside CI Editor Steve May is a freelance technology specialist who also writes for T3TechRadarHome Cinema Choice, Trusted Reviews and The Luxe Review.

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