Denon AVR X1400 7 Channel A/V Receiver - Futureproof Features
The Denon AVRX1400 A/V receiver packs a lot of useful features into what is essentially a home theatre surround receiver.It includes extra features over its successful predecessor the AVRX1300 which certainly was renowned for its performance and features.
Denon is a Japanese electronics company that was involved in the early stages of digital audio,while specializing in the manufacture of high fidelity professional and consumer audio equipment.Established in 1910,Denon was originally a manufacturer of records and gramophones.Today Denon specializes in professional and consumer home cinema and audio equipment including A/V receivers,Bluray players,Tuners,headphones and wireless music systems.
User friendly features abound in the AVR X1400 receiver.Not only has it a reputation for great sonic credentials but it also has excellent connectivity including all the HDMI inputs 4K/60p HDCP2.2,HDR10,Dolby Vision and HLG.One of the most exciting features on this new receiver is the addition of Denon'd own streaming service,Heos.Heos is a high resolution streaming format which can stream the large FLAC and WAV files from the high resolution streaming services such as Tidal and Deezer. 40 million songs at the highest resolution will provide choice and sound quality not experienced before. Heos multi room support allows you to play through the AVRX1400 and an entire network of Denon speakers around your home.
Denon has switched to a new 32 Bit DAC for this receiver which offers improved resolution and dynamic range.The Denon can also play Hi-Res audio via network and USB inputs.Airplay,Bluetooth and Spotify Connect provide other streaming options.Denon has provided 2 Smartphone Apps to control the AVRX1400.The App is split into 3 parts;Rooms to control your multi room system,Music which lets you select a streaming source,and Now Playing where you'll find playback and volume controls.
HiFi press reviews speak highly of the AVRX1400 with comments from Trusted Reviews such as......."As I've come to expect from Denon,it's a refined insightful performer,imbuing movie soundtracks with plenty of crystal clear detail.......This keen attention to detail makes the onscreen action believable.....With its comprehensive feature list,polished performance and affordable price tag,the Denon AVRX1400 is another must buy from a brand operating at the top of their game."