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AV SURROUND RECEIVER
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AVR-791
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Owners Manual
Manuel de lUtilisateur
Manual del usuario

Part names and functions


Information (vpage65)
Informations
v 64 Nomenclature et fonctions
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Informacin
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ESPAOL FRANCAIS ENGLISH

n SAFETY PRECAUTIONS IMPORTANT SAFETY FCC INFORMATION (For US customers)

CAUTION INSTRUCTIONS 1. PRODUCT


This product complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject
1. Read these instructions.
RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK 2. Keep these instructions. to the following two conditions: (1) this product may not cause harmful
DO NOT OPEN 3. Heed all warnings. interference, and (2) this product must accept any interference received,
4. Follow all instructions. including interference that may cause undesired operation.
CAUTION: 5. Do not use this apparatus near water.
6. Clean only with dry cloth. 2. IMPORTANT NOTICE: DO NOT MODIFY THIS PRODUCT
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE
7. Do not block any ventilation openings. This product, when installed as indicated in the instructions contained
COVER (OR BACK). NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. in this manual, meets FCC requirements. Modification not expressly
Install in accordance with the manufacturers instructions.
REFER SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSONNEL. approved by DENON may void your authority, granted by the FCC, to use
8. Do not install near any heat sources such as radiators, heat registers,
The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral stoves, or other apparatus (including amplifiers) that produce heat. the product.
triangle, is intended to alert the user to the presence of 9. Do not defeat the safety purpose of the polarized or grounding-type plug. A
uninsulated dangerous voltage within the products enclosure 3. NOTE
polarized plug has two blades with one wider than the other. A grounding
that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of This product has been tested and found to comply with the limits for
type plug has two blades and a third grounding prong. The wide blade or the
electric shock to persons. a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These
third prong are provided for your safety. If the provided plug does not fit into
limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful
The exclamation point within an equilateral triangle is intended your outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of the obsolete outlet.
interference in a residential installation.
to alert the user to the presence of important operating 10. Protect the power cord from being walked on or pinched particularly at
This product generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and,
and maintenance (servicing) instructions in the literature plugs, convenience receptacles, and the point where they exit from the
if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause
accompanying the appliance. apparatus.
harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no
11. Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufacturer.
WARNING: 12. Use only with the cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or table
guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this
product does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception,
TO REDUCE THE RISK OF FIRE OR ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT specified by the manufacturer, or sold with the apparatus.
which can be determined by turning the product OFF and ON, the user
EXPOSE THIS APPLIANCE TO RAIN OR MOISTURE. When a cart is used, use caution when moving the cart/
is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the
apparatus combination to avoid injury from tip-over.
following measures:
13. Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
unused for long periods of time.
CAUTION: Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
HOT SURFACE. DO NOT TOUCH. 14. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Connect the product into an outlet on a circuit different from that to
The top surface over the internal heat sink may become hot Servicing is required when the apparatus has been damaged in any way, which the receiver is connected.
when operating this product continuously. such as power-supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been spilled or Consult the local retailer authorized to distribute this type of product or
objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
Hot Do not touch hot areas, especially around the Hot surface
mark and the top panel. rain or moisture, does not operate normally, or has been dropped.
surface
15. Batteries shall not be exposed to excessive heat such as sunshine, fire or For Canadian customers:
mark PRECAUTION: the like. This Class B digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.
SURFACE CHAUDE. NE PAS TOUCHER. Cet appareil numrique de la classe B est conforme la norme NMB-003 du
La surface suprieure du dissipateur de chaleur peut devenir Canada.
chaude si vous utilisez ce produit en continu. CAUTION:
Ne touchez pas les zones chaudes, tout particulirement vers To completely disconnect this product from the mains, disconnect the plug
linscription Hot surface mark et le panneau suprieur. from the wall socket outlet.
The mains plug is used to completely interrupt the power supply to the unit
PRECAUCIN: and must be within easy access by the user.
SUPERFICIE CALIENTE. NO TOCAR.
La superficie superior sobre el disipador de calor interno PRECAUTION:
podra llegar a calentarse al operar este producto de forma Pour dconnecter compltement ce produit du courant secteur, dbranchez
continua. la prise de la prise murale.
No toque las reas calientes, especialmente las situadas La prise secteur est utilise pour couper compltement lalimentation de
alrededor de la Hot surface mark y del panel superior. lappareil et lutilisateur doit pouvoir y accder facilement.

PRECAUCIN:
Para desconectar completamente este producto de la alimentacin elctrica,
desconecte el enchufe del enchufe de la pared.
El enchufe de la alimentacin elctrica se utiliza para interrumpir por completo
el suministro de alimentacin elctrica a la unidad y debe de encontrarse en
un lugar al que el usuario tenga fcil acceso.

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n NOTES ON USE / OBSERVATIONS RELATIVES A LUTILISATION / NOTAS SOBRE EL USO n CAUTIONS ON INSTALLATION
PRCAUTIONS DINSTALLATION
WARNINGS AVERTISSEMENTS ADVERTENCIAS EMPLAZAMIENTO DE LA INSTALACIN
Avoid high temperatures. Eviter des tempratures leves. Evite altas temperaturas.
Allow for sufficient heat dispersion when Tenir compte dune dispersion de chaleur Permite la suficiente dispersin del calor cuando
z
installed in a rack. suffisante lors de linstallation sur une tagre. est instalado en la consola.
Handle the power cord carefully. Manipuler le cordon dalimentation avec Maneje el cordn de energa con cuidado.
z z
Hold the plug when unplugging the cord. prcaution. Sostenga el enchufe cuando desconecte el
Keep the unit free from moisture, water, and Tenir la prise lors du dbranchement du cordon. cordn de energa.
dust. Protger lappareil contre lhumidit, leau et la Mantenga el equipo libre de humedad, agua y
Unplug the power cord when not using the unit poussire. polvo. z
for long periods of time. Dbrancher le cordon dalimentation lorsque Desconecte el cordn de energa cuando no
Do not obstruct the ventilation holes. lappareil nest pas utilis pendant de longues utilice el equipo por mucho tiempo. Wall
Paroi
Do not let foreign objects into the unit. priodes. No obstruya los orificios de ventilacin.
Pared
Do not let insecticides, benzene, and thinner Ne pas obstruer les trous daration. No deje objetos extraos dentro del equipo.
come in contact with the unit. Ne pas laisser des objets trangers dans No permita el contacto de insecticidas, gasolina
Never disassemble or modify the unit in any way. lappareil. y diluyentes con el equipo.
z
zFor proper heat dispersal, do not install this unit in a confined
Ventilation should not be impeded by covering Ne pas mettre en contact des insecticides, du Nunca desarme o modifique el equipo de
the ventilation openings with items, such as benzne et un diluant avec lappareil. ninguna manera. space, such as a bookcase or similar enclosure.
newspapers, tablecloths or curtains. Ne jamais dmonter ou modifier lappareil dune La ventilacin no debe quedar obstruida por More than 0.3 m (12 in.) is recommended.
Naked flame sources such as lighted candles manire ou dune autre. haberse cubierto las aperturas con objetos como Do not place any other equipment on this unit.
should not be placed on the unit. Ne pas recouvrir les orifices de ventilation avec peridicos, manteles o cortinas. z
zPour permettre la dissipation de chaleur requise, ninstallez
Observe and follow local regulations regarding des objets tels que des journaux, nappes ou No debern colocarse sobre el aparato fuentes pas cette unit dans un espace confin tel quune bibliothque
battery disposal. rideaux. Cela entraverait la ventilation. inflamables sin proteccin, como velas ou un endroit similaire.
Do not expose the unit to dripping or splashing Ne jamais placer de flamme nue sur lappareil, encendidas. Une distance de plus de 0.3 m (12 po) est recommande.
fluids. notamment des bougies allumes. A la hora de deshacerse de las pilas, respete la Ne placez aucun matriel sur cet appareil.
Do not place objects filled with liquids, such as Veillez respecter les lois en vigueur lorsque normativa para el cuidado del medio ambiente. z
zPara la dispersin del calor adecuadamente, no instale este
vases, on the unit. vous jetez les piles usages. No exponer el aparato al goteo o salpicaduras equipo en un lugar confinado tal como una librera o unidad
Do not handle the mains cord with wet hands. Lappareil ne doit pas tre expos leau ou cuando se utilice. similar.
When the switch is in the OFF position, the lhumidit. No colocar sobre el aparato objetos llenos de Se recomienda dejar ms de 0.3 m (12 pulg.) alrededor.
equipment is not completely switched off from Ne pas poser dobjet contenant du liquide, par lquido, como jarros. No coloque ningn otro equipo sobre la unidad.
MAINS. exemple un vase, sur lappareil. No maneje el cable de alimentacin con las
The equipment shall be installed near the Ne pas manipuler le cordon dalimentation avec manos mojadas.
power supply so that the power supply is easily les mains mouilles. Cuando el interruptor est en la posicin OFF, el
accessible. Lorsque linterrupteur est sur la position OFF, equipo no est completamente desconectado de
lappareil nest pas compltement dconnect du la alimentacin MAINS.
SECTEUR (MAINS). El equipo se instalar cerca de la fuente de
Lappareil sera install prs de la source alimentacin de manera que resulte fcil acceder
dalimentation, de sorte que cette dernire soit a ella.
facilement accessible.

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Getting started

Simple version
Thank you for purchasing this DENON product. To ensure proper operation, please read these owners manual carefully before using the product.
After reading them, be sure to keep them for future reference.

Contents Advanced version 29 Accessories


Getting started1
Speaker installation/connection (Other than 5.1-channel)30 Check that the following parts are supplied with the product.
Accessories1
Install30
About this manual1
Connect31
Features2 q Owners manual....................................................................... 1

Basic version
Set up speakers 33
Cautions on handling2 w Warranty (for North America model only)................................. 1
Playback (Advanced operation)34
e Service network list.................................................................. 1
Convenient functions34
r Remote control unit (RC-1146)................................................. 1
Simple version (Simple setup guide)3 Playback in ZONE2 (Separate room) 37
t R6/AA batteries........................................................................ 2
Audio output37
y Setup microphone
Playback37
(DM-A409, Cord length: Approx. 25 ft / 7.6 m)........................ 1
Basic version 12 Quick select function38
u AM loop antenna...................................................................... 1
How to make detailed settings39
Connections13 i FM indoor antenna................................................................... 1
Menu map39
Important information13
Examples of on-screen display and front display40 r y u i
Connecting an HDMI-compatible device14
Inputting characters 41
Connecting a TV16
Input Setup42
Connecting a Blu-ray Disc player / DVD player16
Audio Adjust47
Connecting a set-top box (Satellite tuner/cable TV)17

Advanced version
Manual Setup52
Connecting a digital camcorder17
Information59
Connecting a control dock for iPod18
Operating the connected devices by remote control unit60
Connecting an iPod or USB memory device to the USB Port18
Operating AV equipment60
Connecting a CD player19
Registering preset codes60
Connecting an antenna19
Playback (Basic operation)20
Operating components62 About this manual
Specifying the zone used with the remote control unit63
Important information20
Playing a Blu-ray Disc player/DVD player21
Resetting the remote control unit63 nnOperation buttons
Playing a CD player21 The operations described in this manual are based mainly on use of
Playing an iPod 21 the remote control unit buttons.
Tuning in radio stations24
Information 64
Playing a USB memory device25 Part names and functions65
nnSymbols
v This symbol indicates a reference page on which
Selecting a listening mode (Surround mode)26 Front panel65
related information is described.
Standard playback26 Display65
DENON original surround playback28 Rear panel66 This symbol indicates a supplementary information
Stereo playback28 Remote control unit67 and tips for operations.
Direct playback28 Other information69
This symbol indicates points to remember operations
Pure direct playback28 Trademark information69 NOTE
or function limitations.

Information
Surround70
Explanation of terms74
Troubleshooting76 nnIllustrations
Resetting the microprocessor78 Note that the illustrations in these instructions may differ from the
Specifications78 actual unit for explanation purposes.

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Features Cautions on handling


Before turning the power switch on
Fully Discrete, identical quality and power for all Auto setup function Check once again that all connections are correct and that there are
7 channels (125 W x 7ch) The unit is provided with an Auto setup function which no problems with the connection cables.
The unit is equipped with a power amplifier that plays back high- automatically makes speaker settings best suited for the listening
environment. The sound from the speakers is picked up with the Power is supplied to some of the circuitry even when the unit is
fidelity sound in surround mode with equal quality and power for all
supplied microphone. Reflecting sound and audio characteristics of set to the standby mode. When traveling or leaving home for long
channels, true to the original sound.
speakers are measured, and settings for an optimum sound field periods of time, be sure to unplug the power cord from the power
The power amplifier circuit adopts a discrete-circuit configuration
are automatically made. outlet.
that achieves high-quality surround sound play back.
About Condensation
If there is a major difference in temperature between the inside of
Supports HDMI 1.4 with 3D, ARC, Deep Color, All Sources are Up-Scaled to 1080p the unit and the surroundings, condensation (dew) may form on
The unit is provided with an HDMI video upscaling function that
x.v.Color , Auto Lipsync and HDMI control converts an analog video signal input to the unit to a 1080p (HD
the operating parts inside the unit, causing the unit not to operate
function properly.
resolution) signal and supplies it to a TV via the HDMI connector. If this happens, let the unit sit for an hour or two with the power
This unit can output 3D video signals input from a Blu-ray Disc This enables the unit and a TV connected with a single HDMI cable
player to a TV that supports a 3D system. This unit also supports turned off and wait until there is little difference in temperature
and any video source to be reproduced precisely with HD level of before using the unit.
the ARC (Audio Return Channel) function, which plays back TV quality.
sound with this unit via an HDMI cable used for connecting the Cautions on using mobile phones
unit and a TVz. Using a mobile phone near this unit may result in noise. If so, move
z
z The TV should support the ARC function. Direct Play for iPod and iPhone via USB the mobile phone away from this unit when it is in use.
Music data from an iPod can be played back if you connect the
Moving the unit
USB cable supplied with the iPod via the USB port of this unit, and
Turn off the power and unplug the power cord from the power
also an iPod can be controlled with the remote control unit for this
4-HDMI inputs and 1-output outlet. Next, disconnect the connection cables to other system units
unit.
The unit is equipped with 4 HDMI input connectors for connecting before moving the unit.
When an iPod is connected, merely pressing iPod PLAY on the
devices with HDMI connectors, such as a Blu-ray Disc player,
main unit or remote control unit starts playback of music from the About Care
game machine, HD video camera, etc.
iPod. Wipe the cabinet and control panel clean with a soft cloth.
Follow the instructions when using a chemical cleaner.
Benzene, paint thinner or other organic solvents as well as
High Definition Audio Support insecticide may cause material changes and discoloration if brought
The unit is equipped with a decoder which supports high-quality
into contact with the unit, and should, therefore, not be used.
digital audio format for Blu-ray Disc players such as Dolby TrueHD,
DTS-HD Master Audio, etc.

Dolby Pro Logicgz


The unit is provided with a Dolby Pro Logicgz decoder. When you
play back the sound in Dolby Pro Logicgz playback with front height
speakers connected to the unit, you can enjoy playback sound with
rich spacial expression.

Easy to use, On Screen Display


Simple settings are enabled with the setting menus displayed on
the TV screen. When you control the sound volume, the volume
level is displayed on the screen, and when you switch the input
source, the name of the input source is displayed.

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Simple version (Simple setup guide)


Simple
version

Simple version
Here, we explain the entire setup procedure, from unboxing the unit to using it in a home theater.
The Simple version describes the installation, connection and setup methods for 5.1-channel speakers.
See page 30 for the installation, connection and setup methods for speakers other than 5.1-channel speakers.
nnBefore connecting the unit, turn off the power to all devices.
nnFor operation of the connected devices, refer to the user manuals for each device.

Basic version
1 2 3 4 5
Install Connect Turn on Set up Play back
(vpage4) (vpage4)
power speakers disc
(vpage6) (vpage6) (vpage11)

Advanced version
Enjoy better audio, using Connect 5.1-channel Use the setup microphone Enjoy Blu-ray Disc and DVD
the correct install method. speakers, a TV and Blu- (DM-A409) included with in surround sound.
ray Disc player equipped the product, for automatic
with an HDMI connector. setup.

Information
Flow for speaker settings
Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5
Preparation Speaker Measurement Calculating Check Store Finish
Detection

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1 Install 1 2 3 4 5
2 Connect 1 2 3 4 5

NOTE
This unit can perform 2.0/2.1 to 7.1-channel surround playback. Speakers Connect so that the speaker cable core wires
Here, we explain setup using the example of 5.1-channel speaker do not protrude from the speaker terminal.
Carefully check the left (L) and right (R) The protection circuit may be activated if the
playback. core wires touch the rear panel or if the + and
channels and + (red) and (black) polarities
sides touch each other (vpage75 Protection
on the speakers being connected to the Circuit).
this unit, and be sure to interconnect the Never touch the speaker terminals while the
FL FR channels and polarities correctly. power supply is connected. Doing so could
result in electric shock.
SW Connecting the speaker cables Use speakers with the speaker impedances
Peel off about 0.03 ft/10 mm of sheathing from shown below.
C the tip of the speaker cable, then either twist the Speaker
core wire tightly or terminate it. Speaker terminals
impedance
22 30 FRONT
CENTER
6 16
SURROUND
120
SURR. BACK / AMP ASSIGN

SL SR
Listening position

FL Front speaker (L) Install the surround speakers in a position


FR Front speaker (R) 2 to 3 ft (60 to 90 cm) higher than ear
C Center speaker level.
SW Subwoofer When using a banana plug
SL Surround speaker (L) Surround Tighten the speaker terminal firmly before
SR Surround speaker (R) speaker
Front inserting the banana plug.
speaker
2 3 ft /
60 90 cm

GViewed from the sideH

4 The Simple version describes the installation, connection and setup methods for 5.1-channel speakers.
See page 30 for the installation, connection and setup methods for speakers other than 5.1-channel speakers.
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Simple version
Connect

Blu-ray Disc player and TV

Use only HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) cable that bears the HDMI logo
(genuine HDMI product). Using cable without the HDMI logo (non-genuine HDMI
product) may result in abnormal playback.
When outputting Deep Color or 1080p, etc., we recommend you use High Speed

Basic version
HDMI cable or High Speed HDMI cable with Ethernet for enhanced high-quality
playback.
TV

Blu-ray Disc player


Audio cable
(sold separately)

Advanced version
HDMI HDMI
OUT IN

HDMI cable HDMI cable


(sold separately) (sold separately)

FL FR
SW

C
Subwoofer
Speaker cables
with built-in
(sold separately)
amplifier

SL

Information
SR
To household power outlet Power cord
(AC 120 V, 60 Hz)

NOTE
Do not plug in the power cord until all connections have been completed.
Do not bundle power cords together with connection cables. Doing so can result in humming or noise.

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3 Turn on power 1 2 3 4 5
4 Set up speakers
(Audyssey Auto Setup) 1 2 3 4 5

1 Turn on the TV and subwoofer


power.
The acoustic characteristics of the connected speakers and listening room are
measured and the optimum settings are made automatically. This is called
Audyssey Auto Setup.
To perform measurement, place the setup microphone in multiple locations all
around the listening area. For best results, we recommend you measure in six
positions, as shown in the illustration (up to six positions).
When performing Audyssey Auto Setup, MultEQ/Dynamic EQ/Dynamic
Power on Volume functions become active (vpage49, 50).
To set up the speakers manually, use Speaker Setup (vpage52) on the menu.

2 Change the TV input to the input of


this unit. NOTE
Make the room as quiet as possible. Background noise can disrupt the room measurements. Close
3 Press POWER ON to turn on power
to the unit.
windows, silence cell phones, televisions, radios, air conditioners, fluorescent lights, home appliances,
light dimmers, or other devices as measurements may be affected by these sounds.
The power indicator flashes green and the Cell phones should be placed away from all audio electronics during the measurement process as Radio
power turns on. Frequency Interference (RFI) may cause measurement disruptions (even if the cell phone is not in use).
Do not unplug the setup microphone from the main unit until Audyssey Auto Setup is completed.
Power on Do not stand between the speakers and setup microphone or allow obstacles in the path while the
measurements are being made. This will cause inaccurate readings.
Loud test sounds may be played during Audyssey Auto setup. This is part of
normal operation. If there is background noise in room, these test signals will
increase in volume.
Operating VOL df during the measurements will cancel the measurements.
Measurement cannot be performed when headphones are connected.

Power on

6 The Simple version describes the installation, connection and setup methods for 5.1-channel speakers.
See page 30 for the installation, connection and setup methods for speakers other than 5.1-channel speakers.
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Set up speakers (Audyssey Auto Setup)

Simple version
About setup microphone placement
1 Set up
the microphone
2 Set up
the subwoofer
Measurements are performed by placing the setup microphone successively at multiple positions
throughout the entire listening area, as shown in GExample qH. For best results, we recommend you Mount the setup microphone on a If using a subwoofer capable of the
measure in six positions, as shown in the illustration (up to six positions).
tripod or stand and place it in the following adjustments, set up the
Even if the listening environment is small as shown in GExample wH, measuring at multiple points
throughout the listening environment results in more effective correction. main listening position. subwoofer as shown below.
When placing the setup microphone, adjust
nn When using a subwoofer with a direct

Basic version
GExample qH GExample wH the height of the sound receptor part to the
FL SW C FR level of the listeners ear. mode
FL SW C FR
Set the direct mode to On and disable the
Sound receptor volume adjustment and crossover frequency
Setup
microphone setting.
( : Measuring positions) ( : Measuring positions) nn When using a subwoofer without a
direct mode
Make the following settings:
Volume : 12 oclock position
Crossover frequency :
Maximum/Highest Frequency
Low pass filter : Off
SL
*M SR SL
*M SR
Standby mode : Off

Advanced version
FL Front speaker (L) SW Subwoofer
FR Front speaker (R) SL Surround speaker (L)
C Center speaker SR Surround speaker (R)
NOTE
About the main listening position (*M) Do not hold the setup microphone in your hand
during measurements.
The main listening position is the position where listeners would normally sit or where one would
Avoid placing the setup microphone close to a
normally sit alone within the listening environment. Before starting Audyssey Auto Setup, place the setup
seat back or wall as sound reflections may give
microphone in the main listening position. Audyssey MultEQ uses the measurements from this position
inaccurate results.
to calculate speaker distance, level, polarity, and the optimum crossover value for the subwoofer.

Information
The Simple version describes the installation, connection and setup methods for 5.1-channel speakers. 7
See page 30 for the installation, connection and setup methods for speakers other than 5.1-channel speakers.
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Set up speakers (Audyssey Auto Setup)

3 Set up
the remote control unit
Preparation
Step 1
Speaker Detection
Step 2
Measurement
nn Set up the zone mode
Press ZONE SELECT to switch the
zone mode to MAIN. 4 Connect the setup microphone to the
SETUP MIC jack of this unit. 6 The detected speakers are displayed. 8 Move the setup microphone to
position 2, use ui to select Next,
The MAIN indicator lights.
Step1:Speaker Detection
and then press ENTER.
MultEQ The measurement of the second position
Front Sp. :Yes starts. Measurements can be made in up to
Center Sp. :Yes
Subwoofer :Yes six positions.
Surround Sp. :Yes
Step2:Measurement
MultEQ
Next Please place microphone
Retry at ear height at
When the setup microphone is [ENT]:Next 2nd listening position.
connected, the following screen is
Next
displayed. NOTE Calculate
Cancel
If a connected speaker is not displayed, the
Press ZONE SELECT 3-1.Audyssey Auto Setup
speaker may not be connected correctly. Check [ENT]:Next
MultEQ
Please place microphone the speaker connection.
at ear height at
nn Set up the operation mode
7 press
main listening position.
Press AMP to set the remote control Use ui to select Next and then If you want to omit measurements from the next
Amp Assign: position onward, select Calculate.
unit to amplifier operation mode. ZONE2 ENTER.
Start (Go to Step 3 Calculating )
Cancel

9 Repeat step 8, measuring positions 3


[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back NOTE
Here, we explain setup using the example of If Caution is displayed: to 6.
5.1-channel speaker playback. Go to Error messages (vpage 10), check When measurement of position 6 is
For setting other than 5.1-channel surround, any related items, and perform the necessary completed, a All the measurements were
select Amp Assign and perform steps 3 to 4 of procedures. finished. message is displayed.
Set up speakers (vpage33). If the problem is resolved, return and restart
Step2:Measurement
Audyssey Auto Setup.

5
MultEQ
Use ui to select Start and then All the measurements
were finished.
Press AMP press ENTER. When performing Audyssey Auto
When measuring begins, a test tone is
output from each speaker.
Setup over again Calculate
Retry
Press ui to select Retry, and then press Cancel
Measuring requires several minutes. ENTER.
[ENT]:Calculate

If Cancel is selected When measuring has stopped


Cancel Auto Setup? is displayed on the TV q Press ui to select Cancel, then press
screen. If Yes is selected, Audyssey Auto ENTER.
Setup closes. w Press o p to select Yes, then press ENTER.

Setting up the speakers again


Repeat the operation from step 4 of Preparation
.

8 Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Set up speakers (Audyssey Auto Setup)

Simple version
Step 3 Step 4 Step 5
Calculating Check Store Finish

10 On the Step 2 screen, use ui


to select Calculate, and then press
11 Use ui to select the item you want
to check, and then press ENTER. 13 Use ui to select Store and then
press ENTER . 14 Unplug the setup microphone from
the units SETUP MIC jack.
Save the measuring results.
ENTER.
15 Set Dynamic Volume.

Basic version
Step4:Check
MultEQ
Measuring results are analyzed, and the Please check the results Step5:Store
MultEQ
frequency response of each speaker in the of the measured item.
Please select Store
listening room is determined. to store measurement Finish
Speaker Config.Check values. MultEQ
Distance Check Storing complete.
Step3:Calculating Channel Level Check Auto Setup is now
MultEQ Crossover Freq.Check
Calculating Store finished.
Next Cancel
Please wait... [ENT]:Select Turn on Dynamic Volume?
[ENT]:Store
Subwoofers may measure a greater reported Yes : No
distance than the actual distance due to added
[----------] [ ]:Select [ENT]:Exit
electrical delay common in subwoofers.
If you want to check another item, press For details of Dynamic Volume settings, see
RETURN. Step5:Store page 50.
Analysis takes several minutes to complete. The MultEQ

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time required for this analysis depends on the
Use ui to select Next and then
Storing
Please wait...
nn When turning Dynamic Volume on
number of speakers connected. Use o to select Yes, and then press ENTER.
The more connected speakers there are, the press ENTER. The unit automatically enters Evening mode.
longer it takes to perform analysis. nn When turning Dynamic Volume off
NOTE [----------]
Use p to select No, and then press ENTER.
If the result differs from the actual connection
status, or if Caution! is displayed, see Error Saving the results requires about 10 seconds. NOTE
messages (vpage10). Then carry out Audyssey If you do not want to save the measurement After performing Audyssey Auto Setup, do not
Auto Setup again. results, use ui to select Cancel, then select change the speaker connections or subwoofer
If the result still differs from the actual connection Yes using o p. All the measured Audyssey volume. In event of a change, perform Audyssey
status after remeasurement or the error message Auto Setup data will be erased. Auto Setup again.
still appears, it is possible that the speakers
are not connected properly. Turn this unit off, NOTE
check the speaker connections and repeat the During saving of measuring results, be sure not to
measurement process from the beginning. turn off the power.
If you change a speaker position or orientation,
perform Audyssey Auto Setup again to obtain
optimal equalizer correction.

Information
Remote control operation Move the cursor
Confirm the setting Return to previous menu 9
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Error messages Parameter Check


An error message is displayed if Audyssey Auto Setup could not be completed due to speaker placement, the measurement environment, etc. Enables you to check the measurement results and equalizer
If this happens, check the relevant items, be sure to take the necessary measures, then perform Audyssey Auto Setup over again. characteristics after Audyssey Auto Setup.

1 press
NOTE Use ui to select Parameter Check and then
Be sure to turn off the power before checking speaker connections. ENTER.

2 press
Examples Error details Measures Use ui to select the item you want to check, then
Caution The connected setup microphone is broken, or a Connect the included setup microphone to the ENTER.
MultEQ device other than the supplied setup microphone SETUP MIC jack of this unit.
FMicrophone:None 3-2.Parameter Check
or is connected.
Speaker :None Not all speakers could be detected. Speaker Config.Check
The front L speaker was not properly detected. Check the speaker connections. Distance Chenck
Channel Level Check
Retry Crossover Freq.Check
Cancel EQ Check
[ENT]:Retry Restore

Caution There is too much noise in the room for accurate Either turn off any device generating noise or [ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back
MultEQ measurements to be made. move it away.
FAmbient noise is
too high or Perform again when the surroundings are quieter. Speaker Config. Check Check the speaker configuration.
Level is too low. Speaker or subwoofer sound is too low for Check the speaker installation and the direction
Distance Check Check the distance.
accurate measurements to be made. in which the speakers are facing.
Retry Adjust the subwoofers volume. Channel Level Check Check the channel level.
Cancel
[ENT]:Retry Crossover Freq. Check Check the crossover frequency.

The displayed speaker could not be detected. Check the connections of the displayed speaker. EQ Check Check the equalizer.
Caution
MultEQ
Front
If EQ Check is selected in step 2, press ui to select equalizing
R :None curve (Audyssey or Audyssey Flat) to be checked.
Retry
Use o p to switch the display between the different speakers.
Cancel
[
Skip
]:Up/Down [ ]:CH
3 Press RETURN.
The confirmation screen reappears. Repeat steps 2 and 3.

Caution The displayed is connected with the polarities Check the polarities of the displayed speaker.
MultEQ reversed. For some speakers, this error message may Retrieving Audyssey Auto Setup settings
Front be displayed even if the speaker is properly If you set Restore to Yes, you can return to Audyssey Auto Setup
L :Phase connected. If you are sure the connection is measurement result (value calculated at the start by MultEQ) even
Retry correct, press ui to select Skip, then press when you have changed each setting manually.
Cancel ENTER.
Skip
[ ]:Up/Down [ ]:CH

10 Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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5 Play back disc 1 2 3 4 5

Simple version
When power is switched to standby
1 Press BD to switch an input source
for a player used for playback.
Press POWER OFF.

GPower indicator status in standby modeH

2 Play the component connected to Normal standby : Off


this unit. When HDMI Control is set to ON : Red

Basic version
Make the necessary settings on the
player (language setting, subtitles
setting, etc.) beforehand.
You can also switch the power to standby by
pressing ON/STANDBY on the main unit.

3 Adjust the sound volume.

VOL d Volume up
VOL f Volume down
MUTE Muting
NOTE

4 Set the listening mode.


During power standby, a slight amount of power is consumed. To
Set the listening mode according to the playback contents totally cut off the power, remove the power cord from the power

Advanced version
(cinema, music, etc.) or according to your liking (vpage26 outlet.
Selecting a listening mode (Surround mode)).

Information
Remote control operation Move the cursor
Confirm the setting Return to previous menu 11
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Basic
version

Basic version
Here, we explain the connections and basic operation methods for this unit.

F Connections
F Playback (Basic operation)
F Selecting a listening mode (Surround mode)

nnRefer to the pages indicated below for information on connecting and playing back the various
media and external devices.
Audio and video Connection Playback

TV vpage14, 16
Blu-ray Disc player vpage14, 16 vpage21
DVD player vpage14, 16 vpage21
Set-top box (Satellite tuner or cable TV) vpage14, 17
Game console vpage14
Digital camcorder vpage17
Control dock for iPod vpage18 vpage21
Audio Connection Playback

iPod vpage18 vpage22


USB memory device vpage18 vpage25
CD player vpage19 vpage21
Radio vpage19 vpage24
For speaker connections, see page 4.

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Connections

Simple version
Important information
Connect this unit as follows before using. Make connections according to the equipment you are
NOTE
connecting.
Some settings of this unit may be necessary depending on the connection method. Check each Do not plug in the power cord until all connections have been completed.
connection item for more information. When making connections, also refer to the operating instructions of the other components being
Select the cables (sold separately) according to the components being connected. connected.
Be sure to connect the left and right channels properly (left with left, right with right).

Basic version
Do not bundle power cords together with connection cables. Doing so can result in noise.

Converting input video signals for output (Video conversion function)


This unit is equipped with four types of video input connectors (HDMI, Component video, S-Video and
video) and two types of video output connectors (HDMI and video).
Use the connectors corresponding to the components to be connected. The video conversion function supports the NTSC, PAL, SECAM, NTSC 4.43, PAL-N, PAL-M and PAL-60
This function automatically converts various formats of video signals input to this unit into the formats used formats.
to output the video signals from this unit to a monitor. The resolution of the video signal input to this units HDMI connector is the resolution set at Resolution
(vpage45) (1080p HDMI signals and 1080p component signals are output at 1080p, regardless of the
GFlow of video signals for MAIN ZONEH setting).
This unit Resolutions of HDMI-compatible TVs can be checked at HDMI Monitor Information (vpage59).
Video device Monitor
NOTE

Advanced version
HDMI signals cannot be converted into analog signals.
When a non-standard video signal from a game machine or some other source is input, the video
Input Output conversion function might not operate.
Output (IN) (MONITOR OUT) Input Component video input signals cannot be converted into Video format.

HDMI connector HDMI connector HDMI HDMI connector


connector

Component video Component video


connectors connectors

S-Video connector S-Video connector

Information
Video connector Video connector Video connector Video connector

in Set as Necessary
Set when changing the resolution of the video signal.
Resolution (vpage45)

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Important information
Connecting an HDMI-compatible device
How the on-screen display is displayed depending on the video You can connect up to five HDMI-compatible devices to the unit.
input signal HDMI function
The way the on-screen display of the menus, status, etc., is displayed differs according to the type of video This unit supports the following HDMI functions:
signal input to this unit. High resolution video signal
3D
nnWhen video signals are input from the HDMI or component video Deep Color (vpage74)
connectors Auto Lip Sync (vpage55)
Menu: Switches to a screen with a black background and the menu is superimposedz. x.v.Color, sYCC601 color, Adobe RGB color, Adobe YCC601color (vpage74, 75)
Status display: Not displayed. High definition digital audio format
ARC (Audio Return Channel)
z you want to display the menus superimposed on the picture being played, input the same video
z If
Content Type
signals to the video connectors. When a menu is displayed, the picture switches to the one being input
CEC (HDMI control)
from the video connectors and the menu is displayed superimposed over this picture.
Copyright protection system
nnWhen video signals are being input from the S-Video or video Connectors
Menu: Menus are displayed superimposed over the picture being played. In order to play back digital video and audio such as BD-Video or DVD-Video via HDMI connection, both
Status display: Displayed. this unit and TV or the player need to support the copyright protection system known as HDCP (High-
bandwidth Digital Content Protection System). HDCP is copyright protection technology comprised of
Examples of on-screen display data encryption and authentication of the connected AV device. This unit supports HDCP.
If a device that does not support HDCP is connected, video and audio are not output correctly. Read
Menu screen Status display screen When the volume is adjusted the owners manual of your television or player for more information.
When the input source is
switched
About HDMI cables
MENU
When a device supporting Deep Color signal transfer is connected, use a cable compatible High Speed
1.Audio Adjust HDMI cable or High Speed HDMI cable with Ethernet
2.Information
3.Auto Setup When the ARC function is used, connect a device with a Standard HDMI cable with Ethernet or High
4.Manual Setup Speed HDMI cable with Ethernet for HDMI 1.4.
5.Input Setup
[Auto]
IN :DVD
MODE:STEREO
HDMI control function (vpage34)
[ENT]:Select Master Volume -80.0dB This function allows you to operate external devices from the receiver and operate the receiver from
Status display: The operating status is displayed temporarily on the external devices.
screen when the input source is switched or the
volume is adjusted.
NOTE
The HDMI control function may not work depending on the device it is connected to and its settings.
You cannot operate a TV or Blu-ray Disc player / DVD player that is not compatible with the HDMI control
function.

About 3D function
This unit supports input and output of 3D (3 dimensional) video signals of the HDMI 1.4 standards, For
playing the 3D video content, a player, and a TV that support the 3D function of the HDMI 1.4 standards
are required in addition to this unit.

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Connecting an HDMI-compatible device
About ARC (Audio return channel) function

Simple version
The Audio Return Channel in HDMI 1.4 enables a TV, via a single HDMI cable, to send audio data upstream
When this unit is connected to other devices with HDMI cables, also connect this unit and TV using an
to this unit, increasing user flexibility and eliminating the need for any separate S/PDIF audio connection.
HDMI cable.
NOTE When connecting a device that supports Deep Color transmission, please use a High Speed HDMI
cable or High Speed cable with Ethernet.
To enable the ARC function,set HDMI Control to ON (vpage55).
Video signals are not output if the input video signals do not match the monitors resolution. In this case,
About Content Type switch the Blu-ray Disc/DVD players resolution to a resolution with which the monitor is compatible.
When this unit and monitor are connected with an HDMI cable, if the monitor is not compatible with
The HDMI Specification Version 1.4 enables simple, automated picture setting selection with no user HDMI audio signal playback, only the video signals are output to the monitor.

Basic version
intervention.
The Content Type feature enables a display to auto-select the correct viewing mode to match the content NOTE
type it is currently receiving from a source device, and to switch modes when a new content source is The audio signal from the HDMI output connector (sampling frequency, number of channels, etc.) may be
selected. Content Type supports content profiles for gaming, movie, photograph, and text viewing modes. limited by the HDMI audio specifications of the connected device regarding permissible inputs.
NOTE
To enable the Content type, set Video Mode to Auto (vpage45). Connecting to a device equipped with a DVI-D connector
When an HDMI/DVI conversion cable (sold separately) is used, the HDMI video signals are converted to
Cables used for connections DVI signals, allowing connection to a device equipped with a DVI-D connector.
Audio and video cable (sold separately) NOTE
HDMI cable No sound is output when connected to a device equipped with a DVI-D connector. Make separate audio
connections.

Advanced version
This interface allows transfer of digital video signals and digital audio signals over a single HDMI cable. Signals cannot be output to DVI-D devices that do not support HDCP.
Depending on the combination of devices, the video signals may not be output.
Blu-ray Disc Game
player DVD player Set-top box console TV

HDMI
OUT
HDMI
OUT
HDMI
OUT
HDMI
OUT
HDMI
IN
nnSettings related to HDMI connections
Set as necessary. For details, see the respective reference pages.

Input Assign (vpage44)


Set this to change the HDMI input connector to which the input source is assigned.

HDMI Setup (vpage55)


Make settings for HDMI video/audio output.
Auto Lip Sync
HDMI Audio Out
HDMI Control
Standby Source
Power Off Control

Information
NOTE
The audio signals output from the HDMI connectors are only the HDMI input signals.

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Connecting a TV Connecting a Blu-ray Disc player / DVD player


Select the connector to use and connect the device. You can enjoy video and audio from a Blu-ray Disc or DVD.
For video connections, see Converting input video signals for output (Video conversion function) Select the connector to use and connect the device.
(vpage13). For instructions on HDMI connections, see Connecting an HDMI-compatible device (vpage14).
For instructions on HDMI connections, see Connecting an HDMI-compatible device (vpage14).
Cables used for connections
Video cable (sold separately)
To listen to TV audio through this device, use the optical digital connection.
Video cable (Yellow)
NOTE
Audio cable (sold separately)
This connection is not required when a TV compatible with the ARC function (Audio Return Channel (HDMI
1.4 standard function)) is connected to this unit via an HDMI connection. (White) L L
Audio cable
For details, see About ARC (Audio return channel) function (vpage15) or refer to the instruction manual (Red) R R
for your TV.

Cables used for connections Blu-ray Disc


player DVD player
Video cable (sold separately) AUDIO VIDEO AUDIO
AUDIO VIDEO AUDIO
Video cable (Yellow) OUT OUT OUT
L R L R
Audio cable (sold separately)
Optical cable
L R L R

TV
VIDEO AUDIO
VIDEO OPTICAL
IN OUT L R L R

in Set as Necessary
Set this to change the digital input connector to which the input source is assigned.
Input Assign (vpage44)

For HD audio (Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS Express) playback, connect with HDMI
(vpage14 Connecting an HDMI-compatible device).
in Set as Necessary
Set this to change the digital input connector to which the input source is assigned.
Input Assign (vpage44)

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Connecting a set-top box (Satellite tuner/cable TV) Connecting a digital camcorder

Simple version
You can watch satellite or cable TV. You can enjoy video and audio from a digital comcorder.
Select the connector to use and connect the device. For instructions on HDMI connections, see Connecting an HDMI-compatible device (vpage14).
For instructions on HDMI connections, see Connecting an HDMI-compatible device (vpage14).
Cables used for connections
Cables used for connections Video cable (sold separately)
Video cable (sold separately)
Video cable (Yellow)
Video cable (Yellow)
Audio cable (sold separately)
(Green)

Basic version
(White) L L
Component Audio cable
(Blue) (Red) R R
video cable
(Red)

Audio cables (sold separately) Digital camcorder


VIDEO AUDIO
(White) L L
VIDEO AUDIO
Audio cable OUT OUT
(Red) R R
L R

Coaxial
(Orange)
digital cable
L R

Satellite Tuner/Cable TV

Advanced version
VIDEO AUDIO
COMPONENT VIDEO VIDEO COAXIAL AUDIO
OUT OUT OUT OUT L R

Y PB PR L R

L R

L R
in Set as Necessary
Set this to change the digital input connector to which the input source is assigned.
Input Assign (vpage44)

You can enjoy games by connecting a game machine via the V.AUX input connector. In this case, set the
input source to V.AUX.

NOTE

Information
in Set as Necessary When a non-standard video signal from a game machine or some other source is input, the video conversion
Set this to change the digital input connector or component video input connector to which the input function might not operate. In this case, use the monitor output of the same connector as the input.
source is assigned.
Input Assign (vpage44)

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Connecting a control dock for iPod Connecting an iPod or USB memory device to the USB
Connect the control dock for iPod to the unit to enjoy video and music stored on an iPod.
For the control dock for iPod, use ASD-1R, ASD-11R, ASD-3N, ASD-3W, ASD-51N and ASD-51W made
Port
by DENON (sold separately). You can enjoy music, stored on the iPod or USB memory device.
For instructions on the control dock for iPod settings, refer to the control dock for iPods operating
instructions. Cables used for connections
To connect an iPod to this unit, use the USB cable supplied with the iPod.
Control dock for iPod
iPod
USB memory
device

ASD-51N
or

R L

Use the AV/Control


Cable supplied with
the DENON control
dock for iPod.
R L

When you want to playback a video file stored on an iPod, use the DENON control dock for iPod (ASD-1R,
ASD-11R, ASD-3N, ASD-3W, ASD-51N and ASD-51W, sold separately) (vpage18 Connecting a control
in Set as Necessary
dock for iPod).
Set this to change the digital input connector to which the input source is assigned. With iPods, playback is possible with iPhone, iPod touch, classic and nano released from the 5th-generation
Input Assign (vpage44) of iPods. For details, check the DENON web site or page 22.
DENON does not guarantee that all USB memory devices will operate or receive power. When using
a portable USB connection type HDD of the kind to which an AC adapter can be connected to supply
power, use the AC adapter.
You can also connect the iPod you are using directly to the USB port of this unit (vpage18 Connecting
an iPod or USB memory device to the USB Port). NOTE
USB memory devices will not work via a USB hub.
Do not use an extension cable when connecting a USB memory device. This may cause radio interference
with other devices.

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Connecting a CD player Connecting an antenna

Simple version
You can enjoy CD sound. Connect the FM antenna or AM loop antenna included with the unit to enjoy listening to radio broadcasts.
Select the connector to use and connect the device. After connecting the antenna and receiving a broadcast signal (vpage24 Listening to FM/AM broadcasts), use tape to fix the antenna in a
position where noise is the lowest.
Cables used for connections
Audio cable (sold separately) AM loop antenna
(supplied)
(White) L L FM outdoor q w e
Audio cable antenna
(Red) R R

75 Coaxial

Basic version
CD player cable
AUDIO
AUDIO
OUT
L R

Black
L R

FM indoor
antenna White
L R
(supplied)

Advanced version
nnUsing the AM loop antenna
To use suspended on a wall
AM outdoor
Ground Suspend directly on the wall without
antenna
assembling.
in Set as Necessary nnAM loop antenna assembly Nail, tack, etc.
Set this to change the digital input connector to which the input
source is assigned.
Input Assign (vpage44) 1 Put the stand section
through the bottom of the
Stand
Square
To use standing alone
Use the procedure below to assemble.
loop antenna from the hole
rear and bend it forward. Loop Projecting
antenna part
2 Insert the projecting part
into the square hole in NOTE
the stand. Do not connect two FM antennas simultaneously.
Even if an external AM antenna is used, do not disconnect the AM
loop antenna.

Information
Make sure the AM loop antenna lead terminals do not touch metal
parts of the panel.
If the signal has noise interference, connect the ground terminal
(GND) to reduce noise.
If you are unable to receive a good broadcast signal, we recommend
installing an outdoor antenna. Inquire at the retail store where you
purchased the unit for details.

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Playback (Basic operation)


nnUsing the Source Select menu Adjusting the master volume
nn Selecting the input source (vpage20) q Press SOURCE SELECT.
Display the Source Select menu. Use VOL df to adjust the volume.
nn Adjusting the master volume (vpage20)
nn Turning off the sound temporarily (vpage20) Source Select nn When the Volume Display setting
TUNER SAT/CBL (vpage57) is Relative
CD GAME GAdjustable rangeH
nn Playing a Blu-ray Disc player/DVD player BD V.AUX
80.5dB 18.0dB
DVD DOCK
(vpage21) TV
The currently selected input source
nn Playing a CD player (vpage21) nn When the Volume Display setting (vpage57) is
[ ]:Source is highlighted.
nn Playing an iPod (vpage21) [ENT]:Select Absolute
GAdjustable rangeH 0.0 99.0
nn Tuning in radio stations (vpage24) The variable range differs according to the input signal and channel
nn Playing a USB memory device (vpage25) w Use uio p to select the input source, level setting.
then press ENTER.
The input source is set and the source
Selecting a listening mode (Surround mode) selection menu is turned off.
(vpage26) You can also operate via the main unit.
In this case, perform the following
operations.
Playback (Advanced operation) (vpage34) Turn MASTER VOLUME to adjust the
volume.
When using with an iPod connected directly to the USB port of this
unit, select USB/iPod for the input source.
Important information Input sources that are not going to be used can be set ahead of time.
Make this setting at Source Delete (vpage57).
Before starting playback, make the connections between the different
components and the settings on the receiver.
To turn off the source selection menu without selecting an input Turning off the sound temporarily
source, press SOURCE SELECT again.
Press MUTE.
NOTE nnUsing the knob on the main unit
Also refer to the operating instructions of the connected components Turn SOURCE SELECT.
when playing them. Turning SOURCE SELECT switches
the input source, as shown below.
Selecting the input source
Press the input source select button
(NET/USB, iPod, DVD, BD, TUNER, The sound is reduced to the level set at Mute Level (vpage57).
DOCK, SAT/CBL, GAME, V.AUX, CD, To cancel, press MUTE again. Muting can also be canceled by
TV) to be played back. adjusting the master volume.
The desired input source can be selected BD DVD TV SAT/CBL GAME
directly. CD TUNER USB/iPod DOCK V.AUX
When iPod PLAY is pressed, the input
source of this unit is switched to DOCK
or USB/iPod and the connected iPod is
automatically played (vpage23 iPod play
function).

You can also use the following operation to select an input


source.
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Playing a Blu-ray Disc player/DVD Playing an iPod In Browse mode, the iPod display is as
shown at right.

Simple version
player There are two methods for iPod playback.
NOTE
The following describes the procedure for playing Blu-ray Disc player/
q Use the DENON Control dock for iPod to play back. If the connections screen is not displayed,
DVD player. OK to disconnect.
You can play back both video, photo and audio. the iPod may not be properly connected.

1 Prepare for playback.


w Connect the iPod directly to the USB port to play back. Reconnect it.
You can play back audio only.

4 more
q Turn on the power of the TV,
Press SEARCH and hold it down for 2 seconds or
subwoofer and player.
w Change the TV input to the input of to select the display mode.
this unit. q Use the DENON control dock for iPod to There are two modes for display the contents recorded on the iPod.

Basic version
e Load the disc in the player.
play back Browse mode Display iPod information on the TV screen.

2 power
Press POWER ON to turn on English letters, numbers and certain symbols are displayed.
DENON Control dock for iPod usable on this unit Incompatible characters are displayed as . (period).
to the unit. ASD-1R/ASD-11R/ASD-3N/ASD-3W/ASD-51N/ASD-51W
Remote mode Display iPod information on the iPod screen.

3 Press BD or DVD to switch an


input source for a player used for
nnListening to music on an iPod Remote iPod or Dock Remote is displayed on the display

1 Prepare for playback.


of this unit.
playback. q Connect the DENON control dock for iPod to this unit Display mode Browse mode Remote mode
(vpage18 Connecting a control dock for iPod).

4 Play the component connected to this unit.


Make the necessary settings on the player (language setting,
w Set the iPod in the DENON control dock for iPod.
Playable
Music file P P

2
Photo file P z2
subtitles setting, etc.) beforehand. Press POWER ON to turn on power to the unit. files

Advanced version
Video
Track
file Select
Pz1 P z2

3 Press DOCK to switch the input source to DOCK.


Remote
Playing a CD player Active control unit
(This unit)
P P
buttons
The following describes the procedure for playing CD player. If Browse mode is selected in step 4, the following screen is
iPod P
displayed on a TV screen, depending on the connected control

1 Prepare for playback.


q Turn on the power of the
subwoofer and player.
dock for iPod.
GWhen using an ASD-1RH GWhen using an ASD-11RH
z1 When using an ASD-11R, ASD-3N, ASD-
3W, ASD-51N or ASD-51W DENON
Music iPod control dock for iPod.
w Load the disc in the player.
Playlists Music
z2 Video may not be output, depending on

2
the combination of ASD-1R, ASD-11R,
Press POWER ON to turn on Artists
Albums
Videos
ASD-3N, ASD-3W, ASD-51N or ASD-
power to the unit. Songs
Genres 51W DENON control dock for iPod and
Composers

3 Press
iPod.
CD to switch the input [ 1/6 ] [ 1/2 ]
source to the CD player.
GWhen using an ASD-3N, ASD-3W, ASD-51N and ASD-51WH 5 press
Use ui to select the item, then
ENTER or p to select the
iPod file to be played.

Information
4 Play the component connected to this unit. 6 Press ENTER, p or 1.
Music
Video

Playback starts.

Up/Down Select

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Playing an iPod
nniPod operation NOTE
Press POWER OFF and set this units power TV Out at the iPods Slide show Settings or Video Settings
Operation buttons Function
to the standby mode before disconnecting must be set to On in order to display the iPods photo data or videos
MENU Amp menu
the iPod. Also switch the input source to on the monitor. For details, see the iPods operating instructions.
uio p Cursor operation DOCK before disconnecting the iPod.
ENTER Enter setting Depending on the type of iPod and the software version, some NOTE
SEARCH functions may not operate. Video may not be output, depending on the combination of ASD-1R,
Page search modez1
(Press and release) Note that DENON will accept no responsibility whatsoever for any ASD-11R, ASD-3N, ASD-3W, ASD-51N or ASD-51W and iPod.
SEARCH problems arising with the data on an iPod when using this unit in
Browse / Remote mode switching conjunction with the iPod.
(Press and hold)
w Connect the iPod directly to the USB port
RETURN Return nnViewing videos on an iPod in the Browse
6 7 Manual search
mode to play back
(Press and hold) (fast-reverse/fast-forward)
When an iPod equipped with a video function is connected to a You can use the USB cable provided with the iPod to connect the
1 Playback / Pause DENON ASD-11R, ASD-3N, ASD-3W, ASD-51N and ASD-51W iPod with the units USB port and enjoy music stored on the iPod.
8 9 Auto search (cue) control dock for iPod, image files can be played in the Browse This unit supports audio playback from the iPod (fifth generation
3 Pause mode. or later), iPod nano, iPod classic, iPod touch and iPhone (it is not
2 Stop

1 press
compatible with iPod shuffle).
RESTORER RESTORER Use ui to select Videos, then
ENTER or p. Connect the iPod to the USB port (vpage 18
1
MEMORY Store memoryz2

2 orUsefolder,
TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY) Connecting an iPod or USB memory device to the
ui to select the search item
TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY) USB Port).
then press ENTER or p.
Repeat playback (vpage46 Repeat)
Shuffling playback (vpage46 Shuffle)
z T
z1  his functions when an ASD-1R or ASD-11R is 3 Use ui to select the video file, then press ENTER, 2 power
Press POWER ON to turn on
to the unit.
p or 1.
3 Press
used.
Playback starts. NET/USB to switch the
z T
z2  his functions when an ASD-3N, ASD-3W, ASD-
51N or ASD-51W is used. input source to USB/iPod.
nnViewing photos and videos on an iPod in the Music

Remote mode Playlists


Artists
The time (default: 30 sec) for which the on-screen display are This unit can play back on a TV screen photos and data stored on an Albums
Songs
displayed can be set at menu iPod (vpage57). Press uio p to iPod equipped with a slide show or video function. Genres
return to the original screen. Composers
To play back compressed audio with extended bass or treble
reproduction, we recommend playback in RESTORER mode
(vpage51). The default setting is Mode 3.
1 Remote
Press and hold SEARCH to set the
mode.
[ 1/6 ]

Remote iPod or Dock Remote is NOTE


In Browse mode, press STATUS during displayed on the display of this unit. If the connections screen is not displayed,
playback to check the title name, artist the iPod may not be properly connected.
name, and album name. Reconnect it.

2 Photos
Watching the iPods screen, use ui to select
or Videos.
Depending on the iPod model, it may be necessary to operate the
iPod unit directly.

3 Press ENTER until the image you want to view is


displayed.

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Playing an iPod
nniPod operation iPod play function

Simple version
4 Press SEARCH and hold it down for 2 seconds or
more to select the display mode. Operation buttons Function If iPod PLAY is pressed when power of this unit is on standby and a
There are two modes for display the contents recorded on the iPod. MENU Amp menu control dock for iPod or an iPod is connected, the iPod starts playback.
uio p Cursor operation
Browse mode Display iPod information on the TV screen. Press iPod PLAY.
ENTER Enter setting
English letters, numbers and certain symbols are displayed. Power of this unit is turned on.
Incompatible characters are displayed as . (period). SEARCH This units input source switches to
Page search mode
(Press and release) DOCK or USB/iPod.
Remote mode Display iPod information on the iPod screen. SEARCH iPod playback starts.
Browse / Remote mode switching

Basic version
Remote iPod is displayed on the display of this unit. (Press and hold)
The Remote mode is not supported on fifth generation iPod or RETURN Return
first generation iPod nano.
6 7 Manual search
Display mode Browse mode Remote mode (Press and hold) (fast-reverse/fast-forward)
If iPod PLAY on the main unit is
1 Playback / Pause pressed, the same function as with the
Playable Music file P P
8 9 Auto search (cue) remote control unit can be obtained.
files Video file z 3 Pause
Remote 2 Stop
NOTE
Active control unit P P RESTORER RESTORER
(This unit) iPod play function does not function if a control dock for iPod
buttons TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY)
(DOCK) or an iPod (USB/iPod) is not connected.
iPod P TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY) If both a control dock for iPod (DOCK) and an iPod (USB/iPod)

Advanced version
Repeat playback (vpage46 Repeat) are connected, playback with control dock for iPod (DOCK) takes
z
z Only the sound is played.
priority.
Shuffling playback (vpage46 Shuffle)

5 Use ui to select the item, then press ENTER or p


to select the file to be played.

6 Press ENTER, p or 1.
Playback starts.
The time (default: 30 sec) for which the on-screen display are
displayed can be set at menu iPod (vpage57). Press uio p to
return to the original screen.
To play back compressed audio with extended bass or treble
reproduction, we recommend playback in RESTORER mode
(vpage51). The default setting is Mode 3.
In Browse mode, press STATUS during
playback to check the title name, artist
name, and album name.

NOTE

Information
Depending on the type of iPod and the software version, some
functions may not operate.
Note that DENON will accept no responsibility whatsoever for any
problems arising with the data on an iPod when using this unit in
conjunction with the iPod.

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Tuning in radio stations


Listening to FM/AM broadcasts nnPresetting radio stations (Manual preset) nnListening to preset stations
Your favorite broadcast stations can be preset so that you can tune

1 Press TUNER to switch the input


source to TUNER.
them in easily. Up to 56 stations can be preset.

Stations can be preset automatically at Auto Preset


1 block
Press SHIFT to select the memory
(A to G).

2 Press
AM.
BAND to select FM or (vpage43). If Auto Preset is performed after performing Manual
Preset, the Manual Preset settings will be overwritten. 2 Press CH +, CH or 1 8 to select
the desired preset channel.
FM

AM
When listening to an FM broadcast.

When listening to an AM broadcast.


1 Tune in the broadcast station you
want to preset.

3 Tune in the desired broadcast


station.
2 Press MEMORY.
q To tune in automatically
(Auto tuning)
3 toPressG) inSHIFT to select the block (A
which the channel (1 to 8
Press MODE to light the AUTO indicator on the display, then per a block) is to be preset, then
use TUNING d or TUNING f to select the station you want to press CH +, CH or 1 8 to select
hear. the preset number.
w To tune in manually (Manual tuning)

4 Press
Press MODE to turn off the displays AUTO indicator, then use MEMORY again to complete
TUNING d or TUNING f to select the station you want to hear. You can also operate via the main unit.
the setting.
In this case, perform the following
nnTuner (FM/AM) operation To preset other stations, repeat steps 1 to
operations.
Operation buttons Function 4.
Press TUNING PRESET, then turn SOURCE
CH +, Preset channel selection SELECT to select the preset radio station.
MENU Amp menu Default settings
uio p Cursor operation Block (A G)
ENTER Enter setting and Default Settings
SEARCH Direct frequency tuning Channel (1 8) nnDirect frequency tuning
You can enter the receiving frequency directly to tune in.
RETURN Return 87.5 / 89.1 / 98.1 / 107.9 / 90.1 / 90.1 / 90.1 /
A1 A8

1 Press SEARCH.
BAND FM/AM switching 90.1 MHz
MODE Switch search modes 520 / 600 / 1000 / 1400 / 1500 / 1710 kHz,
B1 B8
TUNING df Tuning (up/down) 90.1 / 90.1 MHz

09
Preset channel selection (1 8) /
Direct frequency tuning (0 9)
C1 C8
D1 D8
90.1 MHz
90.1 MHz 2 Input frequencies using the 0 9.
If o is pressed, the immediately preceding
SHIFT Preset channel block selection E1 E8 90.1 MHz
MEMORY Preset memory registration F1 F8 90.1 MHz input is cancelled.
TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY)

3 When
G1 G8 90.1 MHz
setting is completed, press
TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY)
ENTER.
Specify a name for the preset broadcast station The preset frequency is tuned in.
If the desired station cannot be tuned in with auto tuning, tune it in
manually.
(Preset Name) (vpage44)
When tuning in stations manually, press and hold TUNING d or
TUNING f to change frequencies continuously.
The time (default : 30 sec) for which the on-screen display are
displayed can be set at menu TUNER (vpage57). Press uio
p to return to the original screen.
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Playing a USB memory device

Simple version
Playing back music files recorded on a USB memory device.
Playing files stored on USB memory
Important information devices The time (default: 30 sec) for which the on-screen display are
displayed can be set at menu USB (vpage57). Press uio p
nnUSB memory devices
A USB memory device can be connected to the USB port of this
1 Connect the USB memory device
to the USB port (vpage 18
to return to the original screen.
To play back compressed audio with extended bass or treble
reproduction, we recommend playback in RESTORER mode
unit to play music files stored on the USB memory device. Connecting an iPod or USB
(vpage51). The default setting is Mode 3.
Only USB memory devices conforming to mass storage class can memory device to the USB
be played on this unit. If the USB memory device is divided into multiple partitions, only the
Port).

Basic version
This unit is compatible with USB memory devices in FAT16 or top partition can be selected.

2 input
This unit is compatible with MP3 files conforming to MPEG-1 Audio
FAT32 format. Press NET/USB to switch the Layer-3 standards.
GCompatible formatsH source to USB/iPod.
NOTE

3 item
USB memory devices z1
Press ui to select the search Note that DENON will accept no responsibility whatsoever for any
WMA (Windows Media Audio) Pz2
or folder, then press ENTER problems arising with the data on a USB memory device when using
MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3) P
or p. this unit in conjunction with the USB memory device.
MPEG-4 AAC Pz3 USB memory devices will not work via a USB hub.
z1 USB
This unit is compatible with MP3 ID3-Tag (Ver. 2) standards.
4 press
Press ui to select the file, then
ENTER, p or 1.
DENON does not guarantee that all USB memory devices will
operate or be supplied power. When using a USB portable hard disk
that can draw power from an AC adapter, we recommend using the
This unit is compatible with WMA META tags. Playback starts.
AC adapter.
z2 Copyright-protected files can not be played.

Advanced version
It is not possible to connect and use a computer via the USB port of
z3 Only files that are not protected by copyright can be played on
this unit using a USB cable.
this unit. nnUSB operation
Also, files encoded in WMA format when ripped from a CD, etc.
on a computer may be copyright protected, depending on the Operation buttons Function
computers settings. MENU Amp menu
uio p Cursor operation
GCompatible formatsH
ENTER Enter setting
Sampling
Bit rate Extension SEARCH Page Search
frequency
RETURN Return
WMA (Windows
32/44.1/48 kHz 48 192 kbps .wma 6 7 Manual search
Media Audio)
(Press and hold) (fast-reverse/fast-forward)
MP3 (MPEG-1
32/44.1/48 kHz 32 320 kbps .mp3 1 Playback
Audio Layer-3)
8 9 Auto search (cue)
MPEG-4 AAC 32/44.1/48 kHz 16 320 kbps .m4a
3 Pause
2 Stop
RESTORER RESTORER
TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY)

Information
TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY)
Repeat playback (vpage46 Repeat)
Shuffling playback (vpage46 Shuffle)

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Selecting a listening mode (Surround mode)


This unit can play input audio signals in multi-channel surround mode or in stereo mode.
Select a listening mode suitable for the playback contents (cinema, music, etc.) or according to your liking.
Standard playback
Listening Mode
Input audio nnSurround playback of 2-channel sources
Playback Listening mode

1 25).
signal
Playing the source (vpage21
For 2-channel signal input:
Surround-channel signals are created and played with surround playback.

2 Press
For multichannel signal input:
2-channel STANDARD to select the
Standard playback The surround signal recorded in source is played as surround playback.
Surround
(vpage26) (The sound is played according to the settings of the speaker size in surround decoder to play back
Multi channel Speaker Config. (vpage52).) multichannel sound.
Surround-back-channel or front-height-channel signals that are not
recorded in source can be created.
Each time STANDARD is pressed, the surround mode is switched.
2-channel DENON original The surround effects suitable for the source type or according to your Which decoder can be selected depends on the settings of Amp
Surround surround playback liking can be selected from the DENON original sound mode and is used Assign (vpage52) or Speaker Config. (vpage52).
Multi channel (vpage28) for playback.
z1 This mode is for 7.1-channel surround playback
DOLBY PLgz
2-channel If multichannel signals are input, they are mixed down to 2-channel audio using the front height speakers.
Stereo playback PLgz Height is displayed.
Stereo and are played.
(vpage28)
Multi channel Subwoofer signals are also output. z2 This mode is for 7.1-channel or 6.1-channel
DOLBY PLgx
surround playback using the surround back
Sound recorded in source is played as is.
speakers.
Surround back signals or front height signals are not created.
PLgx Cinema, PLgx Musicor PLgx Game
In this mode, the following items cannot be adjusted.
2-channel Stereo is displayed.
Direct playback Tone (vpage49) MultEQ (vpage49)
(vpage28) Dynamic EQ (vpage50) Dynamic Volume (vpage50) DOLBY PLg This mode is for 5.1-channel surround playback.
Multi channel Surround RESTORER (vpage51) Select this mode if no front height speaker nor
surround back speaker is to be used.
If a Small speaker is used, playback in Standard playback mode is PLg Cinema, PLg Music, PLg Game or
recommended. Pro Logic is displayed.
2-channel Stereo This mode is for playback in higher sound quality than in Direct playback This mode is for 7.1-channel, 6.1-channel or
Pure direct playback mode. The following circuits that affect sound quality are set to off. DTS NEO:6
5.1-channel surround playback using the surround
(vpage28) Main units display circuit (The display is turned off.) back speakers.
Multi channel Surround
Analog video input/output circuit DTS NEO:6 Cinema or DTS NEO:6 Music is
displayed.

Some listening modes cannot be selected, depending on the audio format or number of channels of the input z1 This can be selected when Amp Assign is set to Front
signal. For details, see Types of input signals, and corresponding surround modes (vpage72). Height or Speaker Config. Front Height is not set to
Adjust the sound field effect with the menu Surround Parameter (vpage47) to enjoy your favorite sound None.
mode. z2 This can be selected when Amp Assign is set to Normal or
You can select the listening mode by pressing SURROUND MODE 0 or SURROUND MODE 1 on the main unit. Speaker Config. S.Back is not set to None.
Press SURROUND MODE 0 or SURROUND MODE 1 and the modes are switched as shown below.
DIRECT STEREO STANDARD MULTI CH STEREO ROCK ARENA z
z Set the Pure direct mode using the
VIRTUAL MATRIX VIDEO GAME MONO MOVIE JAZZ CLUB remote control unit.

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Standard playback
Displaying the currently playing surround mode

Simple version
GViews on the displayH
3 Select the mode corresponding to the playback
contents with the menu Surround Parameter Input signal Surround mode
DOLBY DIGITAL
Display
Mode (vpage 47) to enjoy your favorite sound DOLBY DIGITAL
q w
DOLBY DIGITAL EX
mode. DOLBY DIGITAL DOLBY DIGITAL EX
DOLBY DIGITAL + PLgx
(other than 2ch) / DOLBY D PL x C q Shows a decoder to be used.
Cinema This mode is suited for movie sources. CINEMA
DOLBY DIGITAL EX A DOLBY DIGITAL Plus decoder is displayed
DOLBY DIGITAL + PLgx MUSIC DOLBY D PL x M
Music This mode is suited for music sources. More sound DOLBY DIGITAL + PLgz HEIGHT as DOLBY D +.
DOLBY D PL z
is sent to the front speakers than in Cinema DOLBY DIGITAL Plus DOLBY DIGITAL + w Shows a decoder that creates sound output
mode. from the surround back speakers.

Basic version
DOLBY DIGITAL Plus + EX DOLBY D + EX + PLgz indicates the front height sound
Game This mode is suited for games. DOLBY DIGITAL Plus + PLgx
DOLBY D + PL x C from front height speakers.
DOLBY DIGITAL Plus CINEMA
Pro Logic This mode is suitable for playback of 2-channel DOLBY DIGITAL Plus + PLgx
sources recorded with Dolby Pro Logic. MUSIC
DOLBY D + PL x M
Height z This mode is for the surround decoder Dolby DOLBY DIGITAL Plus + PLgz For an input signal that can be reproduced in
HEIGHT
DOLBY D + PL z each surround mode, see Surround modes and
PLgz. If the surround decoder is Dolby PLgz,
DOLBY TrueHD DOLBY TrueHD surround parameters (vpage70).
another mode cannot be selected.
DOLBY TrueHD + EX DOLBY HD EX
If the menu Surround Parameter Front Height (vpage48) is
DOLBY TrueHD DOLBY TrueHD + PLgx CINEMA DOLBY HD PL x C
set to ON, the mode is switched to Height mode.
DOLBY TrueHD + PLgx MUSIC DOLBY HD PL x M
DOLBY TrueHD + PLgz HEIGHT DOLBY HD PL z
nnSurround playback of multi-channel sources DTS SURROUND DTS SURROUND

Advanced version
DTS + PLgx CINEMA DTS PL x C
(Dolby Digital, DTS etc.) DTS (5.1ch) / DTS + PLgx MUSIC DTS PL x M

1 Playing the source (vpage21 DTS-ES Discrete 6.1 / DTS + PLgz HEIGHT DTS PL z
DTS-ES Matrix 6.1 / DTS + NEO:6
25). DTS NEO:6
DTS 96/24 DTS ES MTRX6.1z1 DTS ES MTRX6.1

2 Press STANDARD to select the DTS ES DSCRT6.1z2 DTS ES DSCRT6.1


DTS 96/24z3
surround decoder to play back DTS 96/24
DTS-HD HI RES DTS-HD HI RES
multichannel sound. DTS-HD MSTR DTS-HD MSTR
DTS-HD + NEO:6 DTS-HD NEO:6
Select the surround mode while viewing the display on the
DTS-HD DTS-HD + PLgx CINEMA DTS-HD PL x C
screen (vDisplaying The Currently Playing Surround Mode
DTS-HD + PLgx MUSIC DTS-HD PL x M
at right).
DTS-HD + PLgz HEIGHT DTS-HD PL z
Which decoder can be selected depends on the input signal,
DTS Express DTS Express
the settings of Amp Assign (vpage52) or Speaker Config.
MULTI CH IN MULTI CH IN
(vpage52).
MULTI IN + Dolby EX MULTI Dolby EX
MULTI IN + PLgx CINEMA MULTI IN PL x C
PCM (multi ch)
MULTI IN + PLgx MUSIC MULTI IN PL x M

Information
MULTI IN + PLgz HEIGHT MULTI IN PL z
MULTI CH IN 7.1 MULTI CH IN 7.1
z1 This is displayed when the input signal is DTS-ES Matrix 6.1 and this units AFDM
(vpage48) setting is ON.
z2 This is displayed when the input signal is DTS-ES Discrete 6.1.
z3 This is displayed when the input signal is DTS 96/24.

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DENON original surround playback Stereo playback


1 Playingthesource(vpage2125). 1 25).
Playing the source (vpage21

2 surround
Press SIMULATION to select the
mode. 2 Press D/ST to select STEREO.
Stereo playback begins.
Each time SIMULATION is pressed, the
surround mode is switched.
MULTI CH This mode is for enjoying stereo sound from all
STEREO
ROCK ARENA
speakers.
This mode is for enjoying the atmosphere of a live
Direct playback
1 25).
Playing the source (vpage21
concert in an arena.
JAZZ CLUB This mode is for enjoying the atmosphere of a live
concert in a jazz club.
MONO MOVIE z This mode is for playing monaural movie sources

VIDEO GAME
with surround sound.
This mode is suited for achieving surround sound
2 Press D/ST to select DIRECT.
Direct playback begins.

with video games.


MATRIX This mode lets you add a spacious feel to stereo
music sources.
VIRTUAL This mode is for enjoying surround effects using
only the front speakers or headphones.
Pure direct playback
z When playing sources recorded in monaural in the MONO
MOVIE mode, the sound will be off balance with a single
channel (left or right), so input to both channels.
1 25).
Playing the source (vpage21

2 Press PURE.
The display goes dark, and pure direct
playback begins.
Depending on the program source being played, it may not be possible
to achieve a satisfactory surround effect. In this case, try other modes
to achieve a sound field suited to your tastes.
To cancel, press PURE again.
NOTE Video signals are only output when HDMI signals are played in the
When the input signal is Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD PURE DIRECT mode.
or DTS Express, you cannot select DENON original surround mode.
NOTE
When in the PURE DIRECT mode, the menu screen is not displayed.

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Advanced

Simple version
version

Advanced version
Here, we explain functions and operations that let you make better use of this unit.

Basic version
F Speaker installation/connection (Other than 5.1-channel) vpage30
F Playback (Advanced operation) vpage34
F Playback in ZONE2 (Separate room) vpage37
F How to make detailed settings vpage39
F Operating the connected devices by remote control unit vpage60

Advanced version
Information
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Speaker installation/connection (Other than 5.1-channel)


Here we describe the installation, connection and setup methods for speakers other than 5.1-channel speakers. For the installation, connection and setup methods
for 5.1-channel speakers, see Simple version (Simple setup guide) (vpage3).
When 7.1ch (Front height speaker) installed When 6.1ch (Surround back speaker) installed
Procedure for speaker settings
Install FHL FHR

FL FR
FL SW FR SW

Connect (vpage31) C C
z2
z1 z2 z1
z3
Set up speakers (vpage33)
SL SR SL SR

Install Listening position


Listening position
SB
This unit is compatible with Dolby Pro Logic gz (vpage74),
which offers an even wider and deeper surround sensation. z1 22 30 z2 22 45 z3 90 110
When using Dolby Pro Logic gz, install front height speakers.
z1 22 30 z2 90 110

When 7.1ch (Surround back speaker) installed When Front A/B speakers installed
Install the surround back speakers in a position 2 to 3 ft (60 to 90 cm)
higher than ear level.
Surround
Front height
speaker
speaker
FL FR
Point slightly SW FL(B) FL(A) FR(A) FR(B)
downwards SW
C
At least
2 3 ft /
3.3 ft / 1 m z z1
60 90 cm z2
Surround back
speaker z3
Front
speaker Point slightly
downwards
SL SR Listening position
GViewed from the sideH
z
z Recommended for Dolby Pro Logic gz Listening
position FL Front speaker (L) SBL Surround back speaker (L)
NOTE SBL SBR FR Front speaker (R) SBR Surround back speaker (R)
C Center speaker FHL Front height speaker (L)
It is not possible to use the surround back speakers and front height SW Subwoofer FHR Front height speaker (R)
speakers simultaneously. SL Surround speaker (L)
z1 22 30 z2 90 110 z3 135 150 SR Surround speaker (R)

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7.1-channel/6.1-channel (Surround back speaker) connection
Connect For 7.1-channel (Surround back speaker) playback, set Amp Assign in Set up speakers (vpage33) to

Simple version
For the method of connecting 5.1-channel speakers, see page 4. Normal.
For the method of connecting the TV, see page 5.

7.1-channel (Front height speaker) connection


For 7.1-channel (Front height speaker) playback, set Amp Assign in Set up speakers (vpage33) to
Front Height.

Basic version
Advanced version
FL FR
SW

FHL FHR
FL FR
SW
SL SR
C

6.1-channel connection

Information
SBL SBR
SL SR If using just one surround back speaker
(with a 6.1-channel connection), connect
to the L side of the SURR. BACK/AMP
ASSIGN terminal.
For speaker settings in this case, see
When 6.1ch (Surround back speaker)
installed (vpage30).

For speaker impedance and speaker cable connections, see page 4. 31


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Connect
Front A/B connection 2.1-channel/2-channel connection Bi-amp connection
The second set of front speakers can be connected to the SURR. A bi-amp connection is to connect separate amplifiers to the tweeter
BACK/AMP ASSIGN terminals. terminals and woofer terminals of speakers compatible with the
In this case, set Amp Assign of Set up speakers (vpage33) to bi-amp function. This prevents the back electromotive force (returned
Front B. force without output) of the woofer sent to the tweeter, which affects
the sound quality of the tweeter, and you can enjoy playback with
higher-quality sound.
In this case, set Amp Assign of Set up speakers (vpage33) to
Front Bi-Amp.

FL FR

SW

q w q w

FL FR

(L) (R)

SW 2-channel connection
For 2-channel playback, disconnect the
subwoofers.
FL(B) FL(A) FR(A) FR(B)

When making a bi-amp connection, the same signal is output from the
front speaker terminal and the SURR.BACK/AMP ASSIGN terminal.
For surround playback of a multichannel source, if you connect the
For surround playback of a multichannel source, if you connect the center speaker, surround speakers and subwoofers, 5.1-channel
center speaker, surround speakers and subwoofers, 5.1-channel playback is available.
playback is available.
Front speakers can be used separately, depending on the speakers NOTE
specifications or playback source such as front speakers (A) for Use speakers compatible with bi-amp connections.
multichannel playback and front speakers (B) for 2-channel playback When making bi-amp connections, be sure to remove the short-
(vpage54 Front Speaker Setup). circuiting plate or wire between the speakers woofer and tweeter
terminals.

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Set up speakers around items indicate the settings.

Simple version
Here we describe how to set up speakers other than 5.1-channel speakers.
For the method of setting up 5.1-channel speakers, see Simple version, Set up speakers (Audyssey Auto Setup) (vpage6).

First install and connect the speakers to this unit.

1 Set up
the remote control unit
2 Connect the setup microphone. 4 Use o p to select the configuration
of the connected speakers. 6 Proceed to page 8
Preparation step 5.
Normal Set when using 7.1-channel
nn Set up the zone mode (Front/Center/Surround/Surround NOTE

Basic version
Press ZONE SELECT to switch the Back/Subwoofer) speakers. After performing Audyssey Auto Setup, do not
zone mode to MAIN. ZONE2 Set for connecting the speakers change the speaker connections or subwoofer
The MAIN indicator lights. for ZONE2 to the SURR. BACK/ volume. In event of a change, perform Audyssey
AMP ASSIGN terminals. Auto Setup again.
When the setup microphone is Set for connecting the front
Front Height
connected, the following screen is height speakers to the SURR.
displayed. BACK/AMP ASSIGN terminals.
Front Bi-Amp Set for connecting a tweeter
3-1.Audyssey Auto Setup
MultEQ of a front speaker to the SURR.
Please place microphone BACK/AMP ASSIGN terminals
at ear height at
main listening position. and a woofer of the front speaker
to the FRONT terminals.
Amp Assign:

Advanced version
ZONE2 Front B Set for connecting the second set
Press ZONE SELECT Start of front speakers to the SURR.
Cancel
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back BACK/AMP ASSIGN terminals. In
this case, go to step 6.
nn Set up the operation mode
Press AMP to set the remote control
unit to amplifier operation mode. 3 Use ui to select Amp Assign. 5 GWhen Front B is selected in
step 4H
3-1.Audyssey Auto Setup q Use ui to select Front Sp..
MultEQ
Please place microphone w Press o p to select a speaker.
at ear height at
main listening position. A Select this to use front speaker A.

Amp Assign: B Select this to use front speaker B.


ZONE2
Start A+B Select this to use front speakers A and B
Cancel simultaneously.
[RTN]:Back

Press AMP

Information
Remote control operation Move the cursor
Confirm the setting Return to previous menu 33
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Playback (Advanced operation)


Playback (Basic operation) (vpage20) Convenient functions 1 Set the HDMI output connector corresponding with
the HDMI control function.
Set HDMI Control (vpage55) to ON.
Selecting a listening mode (Surround mode) HDMI control function
(vpage26) When you make an HDMI connection with a TV or player compatible
with this unit and HDMI control functions, you can perform the 2 Turn the power on for all the equipment connected
by HDMI cable.
following operations by setting the HDMI control function of each
nn HDMI control function (vpage34)
nn Sleep timer function (vpage35)
device.
3 Set the HDMI control function for all equipment
connected by HDMI cable.
nn Adjusting the volume of the speakers (vpage35) nn This unit power off can be linked to the TV power off Please consult the operating instructions for the connected
step. equipment to check the settings.
nn Quick select function (vpage36) Carry out steps 1 and 2 should any of the equipment be unplugged.
nn You can switch audio output devices with a TV
nn Various memory functions (vpage36)
operation.
When you set Output audio from amp in the TV audio output
setup operation, you can switch the amp power on.
4 Switch the television input to the HDMI input
connected to this unit.

nn You can adjust this unit volume in the TV volume


adjustment operation. 5 Switch this unit input to the HDMI input source and
check if the picture from the player is ok.

6 When
nn You can switch this unit input sources through you turn the TVs power to standby, check
linkage to TV input switching. that the power of this unit also goes to standby.
nn When playing the player, this unit input source
switches to the source for that player.
If the HDMI control function does not operate properly, check the
NOTE following points.
When HDMI Control is set to ON, it consumes more Is the TV or player compatible with the HDMI control function?
standby power. Is HDMI Control (vpage55) set to ON?
The HDMI control function controls operations of a TV that is Is Power Off Control (vpage55) set to All or Video?
compatible with the HDMI control function. Make sure that the TV Are the HDMI control function settings of all equipment correct?
and HDMI are connected when you perform HDMI control.
Some functions may not operate depending on the connected TV NOTE
or player. Check the owners manual of each device for details Should any of the operations below be performed, the interlocking
beforehand. function may be reset, in which case, repeat steps 2 and 3.
When Power Off Control on the menu is set to OFF (vpage55), Input Assign HDMI (vpage44) setting has changed.
this unit is not set to standby even if the connected device is in the There is a change to the connection between the equipment and the
standby mode. HDMI, or an increase in equipment.
When connection changes are implemented, such as adding
connections to HDMI devices, linked operations may be initialized.
In this case, you will need to reconfigure the settings.
When HDMI Control is set to ON, it is not possible to assign an
HDMI connector to TV at Input Assign (vpage44).

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Convenient functions

Sleep timer function Adjusting the volume of the speakers nnAdjusting the volume of groups of speakers

Simple version
The power automatically goes into standby once the set time has You can adjust the channel level either according to the playback (Fader function)
elapsed. sources or to suit your taste, as described below. This function lets you adjust (fade) the sound all at once from the
This is convenient for playing sources while going to sleep. front (front speaker / front height speaker / center speaker) or rear
nnAdjusting the volume of the different speakers (surround speaker / surround back speaker).
Press SLEEP and display the time you
want to set.
The SLEEP indicator on the display lights.
1 zone
Press ZONE SELECT to switch the
mode to MAIN. 1 zone
Press ZONE SELECT to switch the
mode to MAIN.
The MAIN indicator lights. The MAIN indicator lights.

Basic version
The time switches as shown below each
time SLEEP is pressed.
2 control
Press AMP to set the remote
unit to amplifier operation 2 control
Press AMP to set the remote
unit to amplifier operation
OFF 10 min 20 30 40 50 mode. mode.
120 110 100 90 80 70 60
3 Press CH LEVEL. 3 Press CH LEVEL.
To cancel the sleep timer Channel Level Channel Level
Press SLEEP to set OFF. FL 0.0dB SR 0.0dB FL 0.0dB SR 0.0dB
C 0.0dB SBR 0.0dB
The SLEEP indicator on the display turns off. FR 0.0dB SBL 0.0dB
C 0.0dB SBR 0.0dB
FR 0.0dB SBL 0.0dB
SW 0.0dB SL 0.0dB SW 0.0dB SL 0.0dB

Advanced version
The sleep timer setting is canceled if this units power is set to Fader Fader
FRONT : REAR FRONT : REAR
standby or turned off. [ ]:CH Sel. [ ]:CH Sel.
When power to the main zone is

4 Use ui to select the speaker.


turned off with the sleep timer,
power in ZONE2 is also turned off.
If SLEEP on the main unit is pressed,
The speaker that can be set switches
each time one of the buttons is pressed.
4 Use i to select Fader, then
select the item to be adjusting
the same function as with the using o p.

5 Use o p to adjust the volume.


remote control unit can be obtained.

In the case of a subwoofer, pressing o when it is at 12 dB will


5 Use o p to adjust the volume of the speakers.
(o : front, p: rear)
change the setting to OFF.

The fader function does not affect the subwoofer.


The fader can be adjusted until the volume of the speaker adjusted
When a headphone jack is inserted, the headphone channel level can
to the lowest value is 12 dB.
be adjusted.

Information
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Convenient functions

Quick select function


All of the settings in step 1 can be memorized together. By memorizing The Quick Select function can be set separately for the different
frequently used settings, you can quickly access and enjoy a playback zones (vpage38 Quick select function).
environment that is consistently the same. If QUICK SELECT on the main unit
is pressed, the same function as
nnSaving the settings with the remote control unit can be

1 Set the items below to the settings you want to save.


obtained.
q Input source (vpage20)
w Volume (vpage20)
e Surround mode (vpage26) NOTE
r Video Select (vpage45) Input sources stored with the quick select function cannot be selected
t Audyssey Setting if they have been deleted at Source Delete (vpage57). In this case,
(MultEQ, Dynamic EQ, Dynamic store them again.
Volume) (vpage49)

2 Press and hold the desired QUICK SELECT until


Memory appears on the display.
Various memory functions
The current settings will be memorized. nnPersonal memory plus function
This function sets the settings (input mode, surround mode, HDMI
GQuick Select DefaultsH output mode, MultEQ, Dynamic EQ, Dynamic Volume, audio delay
Input Source Volume etc.) last selected for the individual input sources.
QUICK SELECT 1 BD 40 dB
QUICK SELECT 2 SAT/CBL 40 dB
QUICK SELECT 3 DOCK 40 dB The surround parameters, tone settings and the volumes of the
different speakers are stored for the individual surround modes.
nnRecalling the settings nnLast function memory
Press QUICK SELECT at which the This function stores the settings which were made before going
settings you want to call out are saved. into the standby mode.
The , or indicator illuminates on When the power is turned back on, the settings are restored.
the display.

Naming quick select settings


See Quick Select Name (vpage57).

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Playback in ZONE2 (Separate room)

Simple version
You can operate this unit so as to enjoy audio in a room (ZONE2) Adjust the volume
other than the MAIN ZONE (room where the unit is located). Playback Use VOL df to adjust the volume.
You can simultaneously play back the same source in both the MAIN
ZONE and ZONE2. You can also play back separate sources in the
MAIN ZONE and ZONE2. 1 Switch ZONE SELECT to ZONE2.
The remote control unit switches to the
operating mode for ZONE2.
GAdjustable rangeH 80dB 40dB 18dB
(When the Volume Display (vpage57) setting is Relative)
GAdjustable rangeH 0 41 99
Audio output 2 Press AMP.
(When the Volume Display (vpage57) setting is Absolute)
At time of purchase, Volume Limit (vpage56) is set to 10dB

Basic version
(71).
ZONE2 playback by speaker output
The ZONE2 audio signals are output from this units SURR. BACK/
3 Press ZONE/DEVICE ON to turn
on the ZONE2 power.
Turn MASTER VOLUME after pressing ZONE2 SELECT on the main
AMP ASSIGN speaker terminals using the amplifier assignment The indicator on the display lights.
unit to adjust the sound volume.
function. Also press input source select button when
nnConnecting and setting the speakers in standby mode, the power turns on. Input source Turning off the sound temporarily
When ZONE/DEVICE OFF is pressed, ZONE2 select buttons
Press MUTE.
Amp Assign setting turns off. The sound is reduced to the level set at Mute Level (vpage56) in
(vpage 52) and audio Connecting the speakers Power in ZONE2 can be turned on or off by the menu.
signals output pressing ZONE2 ON/OFF on the main unit. To cancel, either adjust the volume or press MUTE again.

4 Press the input source select button.


The setting is canceled when the zones power is turned off.
MAIN ZONE

Advanced version
The audio signal of the selected source is output to ZONE2.
Turn SOURCE SELECT after
pressing ZONE2 SELECT on
the main unit to select an input
This unit source.

ZONE2

Output signal : ZONE2


Stereo (L / R)

When power for both MAIN ZONE and ZONE2 is set to ON, power of
the MAIN ZONE only can be turned off. Select MAIN in step 1 then
press ZONE/DEVICE OFF.

Information
We recommend using high quality pin-plug cables for audio
connections in order to prevent noise.

NOTE
It is not possible to play the digital audio signals input from the HDMI,
COAXIAL or OPTICAL connectors in ZONE2.

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Quick select function


It is also possible to save three settings for ZONE2.

nnSaving the settings

1 Set the items below to the settings


you want to save.
q Input source (vpage37)
w Volume (vpage37)

2 Switch ZONE
ZONE2.
SELECT to

The remote control unit switches to the


operating mode for ZONE2.

3 Press and hold the desired QUICK SELECT button until


Memory appears on the display.
The current settings will be memorized.

GQuick select defaultsH


Input Source Volume
QUICK SELECT 1 BD 40dB
QUICK SELECT 2 SAT/CBL 40dB
QUICK SELECT 3 DOCK 40dB

nnRecalling the settings

1 Switch ZONE
ZONE2.
SELECT to

The remote control unit switches to the


operating mode for ZONE2.

2 Press QUICK SELECT at which the


settings you want to call out are
saved.

Naming quick select settings


See Quick Select Name (vpage57).

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How to make detailed settings

Simple version
Menu map Setting items
1. Audio Adjust
Number
1-1
Detailed items
Surround Parameter
Description
Adjust surround sound parameters.
Page
47
For menu operation, connect a TV to this unit and 1.Audio Adjust 1-2 Tone Adjust the tonal quality of the sound. 49
display the menu on the TV screen. For menu
operations, see the following page.
1.Surround Parameter 1-3 Audyssey Settings Makes MultEQ, Dynamic EQ and Dynamic Volume settings. 49
2.Tone
3.Audyssey Settings 1-4 Manual EQ Use the graphic equalizer to adjust the tone of each speaker. 51
4.Manual EQ
5.RESTORER 1-5 RESTORER Uncompress compressed sources and apply bass boost for richer 51
6.Audio Delay sound.

Basic version
1-6 Audio Delay Compensate for incorrect timing between video and audio. 51
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back
MENU
2. Information 2-1 Status Shows information about current settings. 59
1.Audio Adjust 2.Information 2-2 Audio Input Signal Shows information about audio input signals. 59
2.Information 1.Status 2-3 HDMI Information Displays the HDMI input/output signals and HDMI monitor 59
2.Audio Input Signal
3.Auto Setup 3.HDMI Information information.
4.Manual Setup 4.Auto Surround Mode 2-4 Auto Surround Mode Displays the settings stored for the auto surround mode. 59
5.Quick Select
5.Input Setup 6.Preset Channel 2-5 Quick Select Displays the settings stored for the Quick Select function. 59
2-6 Preset Channel Shows information about tuner preset channels. 59
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back

[ENT]:Select 3. Auto Setup 3-1 Audyssey Auto Setup Makes the optimum settings for the speakers being used 6

Advanced version
3.Auto Setup automatically.
1.Audyssey Auto Setup 3-2 Parameter Check Check Audyssey Auto Setup measurement results. 10
2.Parameter Check This item is only displayed after Audyssey Auto Setup procedure has
Items that only need to be set
once been performed.
Set these for example upon purchase.
Once these items are set, there is
no need to set them again unless [ENT]:Select
the speaker layout or the connected 4. Manual Setup 4-1 Speaker Setup Sets the speaker size and distance, the channel level, etc. 52
speakers have been changed. 4.Manual Setup 4-2 HDMI Setup Make settings for HDMI video/audio output. 55
1.Speaker Setup 4-3 Audio Setup Make settings for audio playback. 55
2.HDMI Setup
3.Audio Setup 4-4 ZONE2 Setup Make settings for audio playback in a ZONE2 system. 56
4.ZONE2 Setup
5.Option Setup 4-5 Option Setup Make various other settings. 57

[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back

5. Input Setup Auto Preset Use the auto preset function to program radio stations. 43
Preset Skip Set the preset memories that you do not want to display when 43

Information
tuning.
Preset Name Assign name to a preset memory. 44
Input Assign Change input connector assignment. 44

Video Makes the video settings. 45
Input Mode Sets the audio input mode and decode mode. 46
Rename Change the display name for this source. 46
Displayed items of the Input Setup menu differs, Source Level Adjust the playback level of the audio input. 46
depending on the selected input source. Playback Mode Make settings for iPod or USB memory device playback. 46

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Examples of on-screen display and front display


Below we describe typical examples of displays on the TV screen and on the sets display window.

On-screen Display Front Display Description


Top menu display MENU
q
q The menu items are displayed here.
w 1.Audio w The selected line is displayed here.
Adjust
2.Information e The currently selected item is displayed on the display.
3.Auto Setup
4.Manual Setup Use ui to move to the item you want to set.
5.Input Setup Audio Adjust
e The number of the current selected setting menu is displayed.
e w
[ENT]:Select

Display when changing settings qDefault


5-1.Input Assign
HDMI Digi Comp
q The number of the current selected setting menu is displayed.
w Use uio p to move to the item you want to set.
BD 1 e Press ENTER to set to the mode in which the setting can be made.
DVD 2
TV
SAT/CBL
w -
3
01
C1 1
GAME 4 q
V.AUX

e [ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back BD [HDMI1 ]


w
Press ENTER.
Press ENTER.

qDefault
5-1.Input Assign
HDMI Digi Comp
r 0 1 is displayed at the sides of items whose setting can be
changed. Use o p to change to the desired setting.
BD
DVD
1
2
BD HDMI1 r
TV
SAT/CBL
r -3 01
C1 1
GAME 4
V.AUX
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back

Display when inputting characters e 5-4.Rename


q When o p is pressed, the cursor moves to the left or right.
q w When ui is pressed at the position at which you want to input the
DVD : DVD character, the character is input.
e The number of the current selected setting menu is displayed.
DVD DVD
e
Default w q
[SFT]:a/A [SRCH]:KeyBD For inputting characters on a keyboard screen or with the number buttons
[ENT]:OK [RTN]:Cancel
on the remote control unit, see page 41.

Display when resetting w q Press i to select Default, then press ENTER to set.
w 5-4.Rename w The number of the current selected setting menu is displayed.
Default q
DVD :[DVD ]

Press ENTER.
q Default
[ ]:Up/Down
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back
w
Default? : No

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Inputting characters

Simple version
Preset Name (vpage44), Rename (vpage46), Zone Rename
(vpage58) and Quick Select Name (vpage57)can be changed as
Using the number buttons Example: For changing the input source from DVD to DENON
q Place the cursor at V. DVD

1
desired. Display the screen for inputting characters.
For inputting characters, there are three methods, as shown below.
(vpage39 Menu map) w Press twice. DED
Method for inputting characters
2 Place
V changes to E.
the cursor at the character to be changed with
Method Operations o p and press the number button (0 9) until the e Press twice.
DEN
Using the number
Operating with the remote control unit. desired character is displayed. E is automatically registered, and D changes
Multiple characters are assigned to The types of characters that can be input are as shown below. to N.

Basic version
buttons
a button, and each time the button is r Press p.
(normal screen) 1-./: MNOmno6 DEN
pressed, a character is switched. N is registered.
Operating with the remote control unit ABCabc2 PQRSpqrs7
t Press three times. DENO
Using the cursor buttons or the main unit. Input O.
DEFdef3 TUVtuv8
(normal screen) Use uio p and ENTER to input
GHIghi4 WXYZwxyz9 y Press p.
characters. DENO
O is registered.
Operating with the remote control unit. JKLjkl5 0 (Space) ( ) z + ; < = > ? [ ]
Using the keyboard u Press twice. DENON
Select a character on the TV screen to
screen Input N.
input characters. The input character type can be switched
by pressing SHIFT while the display name i Press ENTER to register the input source name.
is being changed.
Normal screen For entering the characters assigned to one Using the cursor buttons

Advanced version
number button continuously, press p to
nnDisplay of a normal input screen
5-4.Rename
move the cursor to the right after entering
a character then enter the next character.
For entering characters assigned to
1 Display the screen for inputting characters.
(vpage39 Menu map)

DVD : DVD
separate buttons, press the number button
continuously. The cursor automatically
moves to the next position, and the input
2 Use o p to set the cursor to the
character you want to change.

3 Use ui to change the character,


character is registered.
Default q then press ENTER.

[SFT]:a/A
w
[SRCH]:KeyBD
3 Repeat step 2 to change the name then press ENTER
to register it. The types of characters that can be input are
as shown below.
e [ENT]:OK [RTN]:Cancel GUpper case charactersH
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
q Cursor GLower case charactersH
w Character input section abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz
e Guide for operation buttons GSymbolsH ( ) * + . / : ; < = > ? [ ]
[SFT] SHIFT Switching upper- and lower-case characters GNumbersH 0123456789 (Space)

Information
[SRCH] SEARCH Switching to the keyboard screen input
method The input character type can be switched by pressing SHIFT while
the display name is being changed.
[ENT] ENTER Registering an input character

4 register
[RTN] RETURN Canceling an input character
Repeat steps 2 and 3 to rename then press ENTER to
it.

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Inputting characters
Input Setup
Keyboard screen
nnDisplay of a keyboard input screen
1 Display the screen for inputting characters.
(vpage39 Menu map)
Perform settings related to input source playback.
You do not have to change the settings to use the unit. Make
settings when needed.

q
5-4.Rename
2 Press SEARCH while a normal screen is displayed.
A keyboard screen is displayed.
Menu operation
w
e
[DVD
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRST
]
3 Select a character to be changed.
q Press uio p to select [ ] or [ ].
1 Press ZONE SELECT to switch the
zone mode to MAIN.
The MAIN indicator lights.
r UVWXYZ()*+-./:;<=>? w Press ENTER to place the cursor at the character

t
y
[a/A] [SP] [ ] [ ] [OK] u
i
to be changed.
Each time ENTER is pressed, the cursor moves by one
character.
2 Press
control
AMP to set the remote
unit to amplifier
[SFT]:a/A [SRCH]:Normal operation mode.

4
o Select a character to be input with
[ENT]:Input [RTN]:Cancel
q Cursor
w Character input section
uio p then press ENTER.
The types of characters that can be input are
3 Press MENU.
The menu is displayed on the TV screen.

e Cursor
r Keyboard section
as shown below.
GUpper case characters/SymbolsH 4 Press ui to select the menu to
be set or operated.

5 Press ENTER to enter the setting.


t Upper (Symbols)- / lower (Numbers)-case character switching key ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRST
y Space key UVWXYZ ( ) * + - . / : ; < = > ?
u OK key GLower case characters/NumbersH
i Cursor keys abcdefghijklmnopqrst To return to the previous item, press RETURN.
o Guide for operation buttons uvwxyz[ ]0123456789 Exiting the Menu, press MENU while the menu is displayed.
[SFT] SHIFT Switching upper- and lower-case characters The menu display disappears.
[SRCH] SEARCH For switching to the normal screen input

5 Repeat steps 3 and 4 to rename.


method
[ENT] ENTER For inputting a selected character
[RTN] RETURN Canceling an input character

6 Use uio p to select [OK], then press ENTER.

42 Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Input Setup
Items that can be set with the Input Setup procedure Important information

Simple version
Auto Preset (vpage43) Preset Skip (vpage43) Preset Name (vpage44)
5-1.Auto Preset 5-2.Preset Skip 5-3.Preset Name nnAbout the display of input sources
Block : A Block: A In this section, the configurable input sources for each item are shown as follows.
Auto Tuning A Block Presets: ON A1FM 87.50MHz:
Preset Station Memory A1 FM 87.50MHz : ON A2FM 89.10MHz: BD DVD TV SAT/CBL GAME V.AUX DOCK USB/iPod TUNER CD
Storing Preset Memory A2 FM 89.10MHz : ON A3FM 98.10MHz:
A3 FM 98.10MHz : ON A4FM107.90MHz:
Start A4 FM107.90MHz : ON A5FM 90.10MHz: NOTE
A5 FM 90.10MHz : ON A6FM 90.10MHz:
A6 FM 90.10MHz : ON A7FM 90.10MHz: Input sources that have been set to Delete at Source Delete (vpage57) cannot be selected.
A7 FM 90.10MHz : ON A8FM 90.10MHz:

Basic version
[ENT]:Start [RTN]:Back A8 FM 90.10MHz : ON [ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back

Input Assign (vpage44)


5-1.Input Assign
Video (vpage45)
5-2.Video
Input Mode (vpage46)
5-3.Input Mode
Auto Preset
Default HDMI Digi Comp Use the auto preset function to program radio stations.
Video Select: Source Input Mode : Auto
BD 1 Video Mode : Auto Decode Mode : Auto
DVD 2 i/p Scaler : Anlg/HDMI Setting items Setting details
TV O1 Resolution A: Auto
SAT/CBL 3 C1 1 Resolution H: Auto Start If an FM station cannot be preset automatically, select the desired
GAME 4 Progre.Mode : Auto Start the auto preset station by tuning it in manually, then preset it manually.
V.AUX Aspect : Full
process.
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back [RTN]:Back [RTN]:Back
TUNER
Rename (vpage46) Source Level (vpage46) Playback Mode (vpage46)
5-4.Rename 5-5.Source Level 5-4.Playback Mode
Preset Skip

Advanced version
Source Level(A): 0dB Repeat Mode : OFF Default settings are underlined.
BD : BD Source Level(D): 0dB Shuffle Mode : OFF
Set preset ch to be skipped when selecting.
Default
Setting items Setting details
[ ]:Up/Down [ ]:Rename AG 1 8 : Set by individual preset channels in the currently selected preset
[RTN]:Back [RTN]:Back [RTN]:Back Set the preset channels you memory block.
do not want to display. You ON : Display the selected preset channel.
can set by preset memory Skip : Do not display the selected preset channel.
block (A to G) or by preset
If you set Block Presets to Skip, you can skip the preset memory
channel (1 to 8).
blocks (A to G).
TUNER

Information
Remote control operation Move the cursor
Confirm the setting Return to previous menu 43
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Input Setup

Preset Name Setting items Setting details


Assign name to a preset memory. HDMI HDMI 1 / HDMI 2 / HDMI 3 / HDMI 4
Set this to change the HDMI None : Do not assign an HDMI input connector to the selected input
Setting items Setting details input connectors assigned source.
A1 G8 Up to eight characters can be input. to the input sources.
At time of purchase, the settings of the different input sources are as
Select the preset channel. For character input, see page 41.
BD DVD TV shown below.
TUNER SAT/CBL GAME Input SAT/
BD DVD TV GAME V.AUX DOCK
Default No : Do not reset to the defaults. V.AUX DOCK source CBL
The changed preset name Yes : Reset to the defaults. Default HDMI HDMI HDMI HDMI
is returned to the default None None None
setting 1 2 3 4
setting.

Input Assign An input source to which an HDMI input connector cannot be assigned
is displayed as .
To play the video signal assigned at HDMI combined with the audio
Examples of input assign menu screen displays signal assigned at Input Assign Digital, select Digital at Input
Mode (vpage46).
q Input Source The audio signals input from the analog and digital connectors are not
5-1.Input Assign output to the monitor.
w HDMI input
Default HDMI Digi Comp e Digital audio input Even if HDMI input connector is assigned to the input source DOCK,
r Component video input DOCK is effective when a control dock for iPod is connected.
BD 1 When HDMI Control (vpage55) is set to ON, HDMI input connector
DVD 2 cannot be assigned to TV.
TV O1
q SAT/CBL 3 C1 1 Digital C1 (COAXIAL) / O1 (OPTICAL)
GAME 4 Set this to change the digital None : Do not assign a digital input connector to the selected input source.
V.AUX input connectors assigned
At time of purchase, the settings of the different input sources are as
w e r to the input sources.
shown below.
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back BD DVD TV
Input source BD DVD TV SAT/CBL GAME
SAT/CBL GAME
Input assignments menu operations V.AUX DOCK CD Default OPTICAL COAXIAL
None None None
setting 1 1
1 Use uio p to move the highlight to the item you want to set.
Input source V.AUX DOCK CD

2 assigned.
Press ENTER, then use o p to select the input connector to be
Default
setting
None None None

3 Press ENTER to enter the setting.


NOTE
If all HDMI, Digital and Component assignment of the Game source are set to None, Game
source cannot be selected with the input source selection.

44 Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Input Setup

Simple version
Setting items Setting details Setting items Setting details
Component Comp1 (Component video) Video Mode
Set this to change the None : Do not assign a component video input connector to the selected (Continued) If Video Mode is set to Auto, the mode is switched according to the
component video input input source. input contents.
connectors assigned to the If a source is played in both MAIN ZONE (audio and video) and ZONE2
input sources. At time of purchase, the settings of the different input sources are as (audio only) modes in the same room, audio in MAIN ZONE and ZONE2
shown below. modes may sound out of synchronization, but this is not malfunction.
BD DVD TV In this case, setting to Game mode may improve audio synchronization.
SAT/
SAT/CBL GAME Input source BD DVD TV GAME V.AUX DOCK i/p Scaler Analog : Use i/p scaler function for analog video signal.
CBL

Basic version
V.AUX DOCK Convert the input sources Analog & HDMI : Use i/p scaler function for analog and HDMI video signal.
Default Component resolution to the resolution HDMI : Use i/p scaler function for HDMI video signal.
None None None None None None
setting 1 set at Resolution. OFF : Do not use i/p scaler function.

BD z DVD TV z
An input source to which an component video input connector cannot be Analog & HDMI and HDMI can be set for input sources for which an
assigned is displayed as . SAT/CBL GAME z
HDMI input connector is assigned.
Even if a component input connector is assigned to the input source V.AUX DOCK Which items can be set depend on the input source assigned to each
DOCK, DOCK is effective when a control dock for iPod is connected. input connector.
Default Yes : Reset to the defaults. This function is not effective when the input signal is x.v.Color, 3D,
The Input Assign settings No : Do not reset to the defaults. sYCC601 color, Adobe RGB color, Adobe YCC601 color or computer
are returned to the default If you select Default and press ENTER, the message Default resolution.
settings. Setting? is displayed. Select Yes or No, and then press ENTER. Resolution Auto : The number of pixels the TV connected to the HDMI output
Set the output resolution. connector supports is detected automatically and the appropriate output

Advanced version
Resolution A : Analog Video resolution is set.
Video Default settings are underlined. Resolution H : HDMI 480p / 576p / 1080i / 720p / 1080p : Set the output resolution.
Set the source video. BD z DVD TV z
z
zBD, TV or GAME can be set when HDMI (vpage44) or Component (vpage45) has been This item can be set when i/p Scaler is set to anything other than
SAT/CBL GAME z
assigned. OFF.
V.AUX DOCK When i/p Scaler is set to Analog & HDMI, the resolution of both the
Setting items Setting details
analog video input signal and HDMI input signal can be set.
Video Select Source : Play the picture and sound of the input source.
Progressive Mode Auto : The video signal is automatically detected and the appropriate
Video of another input BD / DVD / TV / SAT/CBL / GAME / V.AUX / DOCK : Select video input
Set an appropriate mode is set.
source is played back source to view. This can be set for individual input sources.
progressive conversion Video1 : Select mode suitable for video playback
combined with the playing BD, TV and GAME can be selected only when a component mode for the source video Video2 : Select mode suitable for video and 30-frame film material
audio. video connector is assigned as an input source. signal. playback.
NOTE BD z DVD TV z This item can be set when i/p Scaler is set to anything other than
It is not possible to select HDMI input signals. SAT/CBL GAME z OFF.
Input sources for which Delete is selected at Source Delete
V.AUX DOCK
(vpage57) cannot be selected.
Video Mode Auto : Process video automatically based on the HDMI content Aspect Full : Output at 16:9 aspect ratio.

Information
Make settings for video information. Set the aspect ratio for the Normal : Output at 4:3 aspect ratio.
processing. Movie : Process video normally. video signals output to the
Aspect can be set when i/p Scaler is set to anything other than
Game : Always process video appropriate for game content. HDMI.
BD z DVD TV z OFF.
BD z DVD TV z
SAT/CBL GAME z
SAT/CBL GAME z
V.AUX DOCK
V.AUX DOCK

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Input Mode Default settings are underlined. Source Level Default settings are underlined.

The input modes available for selection may vary depending on the input source. This function corrects the playback level of the selected input sources audio input.
Make this setting if there are differences in the input volume levels between the different sources.
Setting items Setting details
Input Mode Auto : Automatically detect input signal and perform playback. Setting details
Set the audio input modes HDMI : Play only signals from HDMI input. 12dB +12dB (0dB)
for the different input Digital : Play only signals from digital input.
The analog input level and digital input level can be adjusted independently for input sources for
sources. Analog : Play only signals from analog input.
which HDMI or Digital is assigned at Input Assign (vpage44).

HDMI can be set for input sources for which HDMI is assigned at
Input Assign (vpage44).
Digital can be set for input sources for which Digital is assigned at
Playback Mode
Input Assign (vpage44). This item can be set when the input source is DOCK or USB/iPod.
If the input source is set to TV or Game, it cannot be set to Analog.
When digital signals are properly input, the indicator lights on Setting items Setting details
the display. If the indicator does not light, check the digital input Repeat nn For iPod playback
connector assignment and the connections. Make settings for repeat All : All files are played repeatedly.
If HDMI Control is set to ON and a TV compatible with the ARC is mode. One : A file being played is played repeatedly.
connected via the HDMI MONITOR connectors, the input mode whose OFF : Repeat playback mode is canceled.
input source is TV is fixed to ARC. nn For USB memory device playback
Decode Mode Auto : Detect type of digital input signal and decode and play automatically. All : All files are played repeatedly.
Set the decode mode for PCM : Decode and play only PCM input signals. One : A file being played is played repeatedly.
input source. DTS : Decode and play only DTS input signals. Folder : A file in the folder being played is played repeatedly.
Shuffle nn For iPod playback (When iPod (USB/iPod), DENON control dock for
BD DVD TV
This item can be set for input sources for which HDMI or Digital is Make settings for shuffle iPod ASD-1R or ASD-11R is connected)
SAT/CBL DOCK mode. Songs : All files are played in shuffle playback mode.
assigned at Input Assign (vpage44).
GAME V.AUX CD Normally set this mode to Auto. Set PCM and DTS when Albums : Files in the album are played in shuffle playback mode.
inputting the corresponding input signal. OFF : Shuffle playback mode is canceled.
nn For iPod playback (When DENON control dock for iPod ASD-3N, ASD-
3W, ASD-51N or ASD-51W is connected)
ON : Shuffle playback mode is enabled.
Rename OFF : Shuffle playback mode is canceled.
Change the display name of the selected input source. nn For USB memory device playback
ON : Shuffle playback mode is enabled.
Setting items Setting details OFF : Shuffle playback mode is canceled.
Rename Up to eight characters can be input.
Change the display name of For character input, see page 41.
the selected input source.
Default Yes : Reset to the defaults.
The input source name No : Do not reset to the defaults.
is returned to the default
setting.

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Audio Adjust Surround Parameter Default settings are underlined.

Simple version
The sound being played in the surround mode can be adjusted to your liking. Adjust surround sound parameters. It may not be possible to set this item depending on the input signal.
The items (parameters) that can be adjusted depend on the signal being input and the currently
Setting items Setting details
set surround mode. For details on the adjustable parameters, see Surround modes and surround
parameters (vpage70). Mode nn In the PLgx or PLg mode
Set the play modes for the Cinema : Surround sound mode optimized for movie sources.
Menu operation different surround modes. Music : Surround sound mode optimized for music sources.
Game : Surround sound mode optimized for games.

1 Press ZONE SELECT to switch the zone mode to MAIN.


The MAIN indicator lights.
Pro Logic : Dolby Pro Logic playback mode (PLg mode only).

nn In the PLgz mode

Basic version
2 Press
mode.
AMP to set the remote control unit to amplifier operation Height : Dolby PLgz Height playback mode.

nn In the DTS NEO:6 mode

3 Press MENU.
The menu is displayed on the TV screen.
Cinema : Surround sound mode optimized for movie sources.
Music : Surround sound mode optimized for music sources.

4 Press ui to select the menu to be set or operated. When Surround Parameter Front Height (vpage 48) is set to
ON, the Height mode is set automatically.

5 Press ENTER to enter the setting.


The Music mode is also effective for movie sources including a lot of
stereo music.
Cinema EQ OFF : Cinema EQ is not used.
To return to the previous item, press RETURN. Soften the treble range ON : Cinema EQ is used.

Advanced version
Exiting the Menu, press MENU while the menu is displayed. of movie soundtracks for
The menu display disappears. better understanding.
DRC Auto : Automatic dynamic range compression on/off control according to
Items that can be set with the Audio Adjust procedure Compress dynamic range source. This can be set in the Dolby TrueHD mode.
(difference between loud Low / Mid / High : These set the compression level.
and soft sounds). OFF : Dynamic range compression always off.
Surround Parameter (vpage47) D.Comp Low / Mid / High : These set the compression level.
Compress dynamic range OFF : Turn dynamic range compression off.
(difference between loud
Tone (vpage49)
and soft sounds).
LFE 10dB 0dB
Audyssey Settings (vpage49) Adjust the low-frequency
For proper playback of the different sources, we recommend setting
effects level (LFE).
to the values below.
Manual EQ (vpage51) Dolby Digital sources : 0dB
DTS movie sources : 0dB
DTS music sources : 10dB
RESTORER (vpage51) Center Image 0.0 1.0 (0.3)

Information
Assign center channel
signal to front left and right
Audio Delay (vpage51) channels for wider sound.

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Setting items Setting details Setting items Setting details


Panorama ON : Set. S.Back nn For 2-channel sources
Assign front L/R signal also OFF : Do not set. Sets the method of ON : The surround back channel is used.
to surround channels for generating of the surround OFF : No signal is played from the surround back channels.
wider sound. back channel.
Dimension 0 6 (3) nn For Multi-channel sources
Shift sound image center Set the decoding method for the surround back channel.
to front or rear to adjust DSCRT ON : Play the surround back signals included in the 7.1-channel
playback balance. source.
Center Width 0 7 (3) MTRX ON : Generate and play the surround back signals from the
Assign center channel surround channel signals.
signal to front left and right ES MTRXz1 : Generate and play the surround back signals from the
channels for wider sound. surround channel signals of the DTS source.
Delay Time 0ms 300ms (30ms) ES DSCRTz2 : Play the surround back signals included in the
Adjust delay time to control 6.1-channel DTS source.
sound stage size. PLgx CINEMAz3 : Generate and play the surround back signals by
decoding the signals in the Dolby Pro Logic gx Cinema mode.
Effect Lev. 1 15 (10)
PLgx MUSIC : Generate and play the surround back signals by
Adjust effect signal level.
Set to a lower level if the positioning and sense of phase of the decoding the signals in the Dolby Pro Logic gx Music mode.
surround signals seems unnatural. OFF : Do not play the surround back channel.
Room Size Small : Simulate acoustics of a small room. z1 This can be selected when playing DTS sources.
Determine size of acoustic Medium-S : Simulate acoustics of a medium-small room. z2 This can be selected when playing DTS sources including a signal to
environment. Medium : Simulate acoustics of a medium room. identify discrete 6.1-channel signals.
Medium-L : Simulate acoustics of a medium-large room. z3 This can be selected when Speaker Config. S.Back (vpage53)
Large : Simulate acoustics of a large room. is set to 2sp.
NOTE
Room Size does not indicate the size of the room in which sources are This can also be set by pressing STANDARD.
played. If the source being played contains a surround
AFDM ON : Set. back signal, the decoder type is automatically
(Auto flag detect mode) OFF : Do not set. selected by the AFDM function. Set AFDM to
Detect the sources OFF to switch to your preferred decoder.
[Example] Playing Dolby Digital software (with EX flag)
surround back channel
When AFDM is set to ON, the surround mode is automatically set NOTE
signal and set the
to the DOLBY D + PLgx C mode. If the setting in Speaker Config. S.Back (vpage53) is None,
optimum surround mode
To play in the DOLBY DIGITAL EX mode, set AFDM to OFF and S.Back is not displayed.
automatically.
Surround Parameter S.Back to MTRX ON. Front Height ON : Audio is output from the front height speaker.
Some Dolby Digital EX sources do not include EX flags. If the playback Determine whether to use OFF : Audio is not output from the front height speaker.
mode does not switch automatically even when AFDM is set to front height channel.
NOTE
ON, set Surround Parameter S.Back to MTRX ON or
PLgx CINEMA. Front Height is displayed with the settings listed below.
When Amp Assign (vpage52) is set to Front Height.
When the Speaker Config. Front Height setting (vpage53) is
set to other than None.
Front Height cannot be set if the HD Audio source being played
includes a front height channel. In this case, the Front height channel
is played back without decoding in PLgz mode, using the input signal.

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Simple version
Setting items Setting details Audyssey Settings Default settings are underlined.
Height Gain Low : Reduce the front height channel volume.
Control the front height Mid : Front height channel sound is output with standard sound volume. Set MultEQ, Dynamic EQ and Dynamic Volume. These can be selected after Audyssey Auto Setup
channel volume. High : Increase the front height channel volume. has been performed. For additional information on Audyssey technology, please see page 74.

NOTE NOTE
Height Gain is displayed for the following settings. If you have not performed Auto Setup, or if you change the speaker settings after performing Auto Setup,
When Amp Assign (vpage52) is set to Front Height. you may not be able to select Dynamic EQ/Dynamic Volume, and Run Audyssey may be displayed.
When the Speaker Config. Front Height setting (vpage53) is set In this case, either perform Audyssey Auto Setup over again or perform Restore (vpage10) to return to
the settings after Audyssey Auto Setup was run.

Basic version
to other than None.
When surround mode is PLgz or the PLgz decoder is used. Setting items Setting details
Subwoofer ON : The subwoofer is used. MultEQ Audyssey : Optimize the frequency response of all speakers.
Turn subwoofer output on OFF : The subwoofer is not used. Select one equalizer from Audyssey Byp.L/R : Optimize frequency response of speakers except
and off. three modes. MultEQ front L and R speakers.
Default No : Do not reset to the defaults. corrects both time and Audyssey Flat : Optimize frequency response of all speakers to flat
The Surround Parameter Yes : Reset to the defaults. frequency response response.
settings are returned to the problems in the listening Manual : Apply frequency response set with Manual EQ (vpage51).
default settings. area based on Audyssey OFF : Turn MultEQ equalizer off.
Auto Setup calibration. We
recommend Audyssey.
Tone Default settings are underlined. MultEQ is the prerequisite Audyssey, Audyssey Byp. L/R and
Audyssey Flat can be selected after Audyssey
function for Dynamic EQ

Advanced version
Adjust the tonal quality of the sound. and Dynamic Volume. Auto Setup has been performed. Audyssey is
automatically selected after performing Audyssey
Setting items Setting details Auto Setup. When Audyssey, Audyssey Byp.
Tone Control ON : Allow tone adjustment (bass, treble). L/R or Audyssey Flat is selected,
Set the tone control function OFF : Playback without tone adjustment. illuminates.
to ON and OFF. After running Audyssey Auto Setup, if the
Speaker Configuration, Distance, Channel
Tone Control can be set when Dynamic EQ (vpage50) is set to
Level, and Crossover Frequency have changed
OFF.
without increasing the number of speakers
NOTE measured, only illuminates.
Pressing MULTEQ on the remote control unit
Tone Control settings are not reflected to ZONE2.
or the main unit makes this setting.
The tone cannot be adjusted in the direct mode.
Bass 6dB +6dB (0dB) NOTE
Adjust low frequency range MultEQ and Manual cannot be selected when EQ Customize is
Bass can be set when Tone Control is set to ON.
(bass). set to Not Used (vpage56).
Treble 6dB +6dB (0dB) When using headphones, MultEQ is automatically set to OFF.
Adjust high frequency range
Treble can be set when Tone Control is set to ON.
(treble).

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Setting items Setting details Setting items Setting details


Dynamic EQ ON : Use Dynamic EQ. Dynamic Volume Midnight : Most adjustment to softest and loudest sounds.
Solve the problem of OFF : Do not use Dynamic EQ. Solve the problem of large Evening : Medium adjustment to loudest and softest sound.
deteriorating sound quality variations in volume level Day : Least adjustment to loudest and softest sounds.
as volume is decreased by between TV, movies and OFF : Do not use the Dynamic Volume.
taking into account human is displayed when set to ON. other content (between
perception and room Buttons on the remote control unit or main unit quiet passages and
acoustics. loud passages, etc.) by is displayed when set to ON.
can be used for operations.
GOperations with the remote control unitH automatically adjusting to If Dynamic Volume is set to Yes in Auto Setup (vpage 9), the
Press DYN EQ/VOL. the users preferred volume setting is automatically changed to Evening.
setting.
Each time DYN EQ/VOL is pressed, the setting is changed as shown Buttons on the remote control unit or main unit
below. can be used for operations.
Dynamic EQ : ON / Dynamic EQ : ON / GOperations with the remote control unitH
Dynamic Volume : Midnight Dynamic Volume : Evening Press DYN EQ/VOL.
Each time DYN EQ/VOL is pressed, the setting is
Dynamic EQ : OFF / Dynamic EQ : ON / Dynamic EQ : ON /
Dynamic Volume : OFF Dynamic Volume : OFF Dynamic Volume : Day changed as shown below.
GOperations with the main unitH Dynamic EQ : ON / Dynamic EQ : ON /
Press DYNAMIC EQ. Dynamic Volume : Midnight Dynamic Volume : Evening
Each time DYNAMIC EQ is pressed, Dynamic EQ : OFF / Dynamic EQ : ON / Dynamic EQ : ON /
the setting is changed as shown Dynamic Volume : OFF Dynamic Volume : OFF Dynamic Volume : Day
below.
GOperations with the main unitH
Dynamic EQ : ON Dynamic EQ : OFF
Press DYNAMIC VOLUME.
Reference Level Offset 0dB (Film Ref) : This is the default setting and should be used when Each time DYNAMIC VOLUME is
Audyssey Dynamic EQ is listening to movies. pressed, the setting is changed as
referenced to the standard 5dB : Select this setting for content that has a very wide dynamic range, shown below.
film mix level. It makes such as classical music.
adjustments to maintain 10dB : Select this setting for jazz or other music that has a wider dynamic Dynamic Volume : OFF Dynamic Volume : Midnight
the reference response range. This setting should also be selected for TV content as that is usually
Dynamic Volume : Day Dynamic Volume : Evening
and surround envelopment mixed at 10 dB below film reference.
when the volume is turned 15dB : Select this setting for pop/rock music or other program material
down from 0 dB. However, that is mixed at very high listening levels and has a compressed dynamic
film reference level is not range.
always used in music or
Setting is enabled when Dynamic EQ is ON (vpage50).
other non-film content.
Dynamic EQ Reference
Level Offset provides three
offsets from the film level
reference (5 dB, 10 dB, and
15 dB) that can be selected
when the mix level of the
content is not within the
standard.

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Simple version
Manual EQ RESTORER
Use the graphic equalizer to adjust the tone of each speaker. Compressed audio formats such as MP3, WMA (Windows Media Audio) and MPEG-4 AAC reduce the
Manual EQ can be set when MultEQ setting (vpage49) is Manual. amount of data by eliminating signal components that are hard for the human ear to hear. The RESTORER
function generates the signals eliminated upon compression, restoring the sound to conditions near those
Setting items Setting details
of the original sound before compression. It also corrects the sense of volume of the bass to obtain richer
Adjust CH q Select the speaker tone adjustment method. sound with compressed audio signals.
Correct the tone of each All CH : Adjust the tone of all speakers together.
speaker. L/R CH : Adjust the tone of left and right speakers together. Setting details
Each CH : Adjust the tone of each speaker. OFF : Do not use RESTORER.

Basic version
w Select the speaker. Mode 1 (RESTORER 64) : Optimized mode for compressed sources with very weak highs.
e Select the adjustment frequency band. Mode 2 (RESTORER 96) : Apply suitable bass and treble boost for all compressed sources.
63Hz / 125Hz / 250Hz / 500Hz / 1kHz / 2kHz / 4kHz / 8kHz / 16kHz Mode 3 (RESTORER HQ) : Optimized mode for compressed sources with normal highs.
Select the speakers you want to adjust when L/R or Each is
selected.
This item can be set with analog signals or when a PCM signal (fs = 44.1/48
r Adjust the level.
kHz) is input.
20.0dB +6.0dB (0.0dB)
This cannot be set when the surround mode is set to DIRECT or PURE
Base Curve Copy Yes : Copy. DIRECT.
Copy Audyssey Flat curve No : Do not copy. This item default setting for iPod and USB/iPod is Mode 3. All others are
from MultEQ. set to OFF.
Base Curve Copy is displayed after Audyssey Auto Setup has been
performed. When set to something other than OFF, is displayed.
Default No : Do not reset to the defaults. Pressing RESTORER on the remote control unit or the main unit makes this

Advanced version
The Manual EQ settings Yes : Reset to the defaults. setting.
are returned to the default OFF Mode 1 Mode 2
settings. (RESTORER 64) (RESTORER 96)
Mode 3
(RESTORER HQ)

Audio Delay Default settings are underlined.

While viewing video, manually adjust the time to delay audio output.
Setting details
0ms 200ms

This item can be set within the range of 0 to 100 ms when Auto Lip Sync is set to ON and when
a TV compatible with Auto Lip Sync is connected.
Store Audio Delay for each input source.

Information
Audio Delay for game mode can be set when Video Mode (vpage45) is set to Game.

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Manual Setup Speaker Setup Default settings are underlined.

Set when changing Audyssey Auto Setup settings, or when changing the audio, video, display Perform when setting the speakers manually or when changing settings made in Audyssey Auto Setup.
or other settings. If you change the speaker settings after performing Audyssey Auto Setup, it will not be possible to select
If you change the speaker settings after performing Audyssey Auto Setup, it will not be possible MultEQ, Dynamic EQ and Dynamic Volume (vpage49, 50).
to set MultEQ, Dynamic EQ and Dynamic Volume (vpage49, 50). Manual Setup can be used without changing the settings. Please set if necessary.
Can be used without changing the settings. Please set if necessary.
Setting items Setting details
Menu operation Amp Assign Normal : Set when using 7.1-channel (Front/Center/Surround/Surround
Set the speakers connected Back/Subwoofer) speakers.

1 Press ZONE SELECT to switch the zone mode to MAIN.


The MAIN indicator lights.
to this unit. ZONE2 : Set for connecting the speakers for ZONE2 to the SURR. BACK/
AMP ASSIGN terminals.
Front Height : Set for connecting the front height speakers to the SURR.

2 Press
mode.
AMP to set the remote control unit to amplifier operation BACK/AMP ASSIGN terminals.
Front Bi-Amp : Set for connecting a tweeter of a front speaker to the
SURR. BACK/AMP ASSIGN terminals and a woofer of the front speaker to

3 Press MENU.
The menu is displayed on the TV screen.
the FRONT terminals.
Front B : Set for connecting the second front speakers to the SURR.
BACK/AMP ASSIGN terminals. In this case, make settings for Front

4 Press ui to select the menu to be set or operated. Speaker Config.


Speaker Setup (vpage54).
Front : Set the front speaker size.
Select speaker configuration Large : Use a large speaker that can adequately play back low

5 Press ENTER to enter the setting. and size (bass reproduction


capability).
frequencies.
Small : Use a small speaker that has inadequate playback capacity for
To return to the previous item, press RETURN. low frequencies.
NOTE
Exiting the Menu, press MENU while the menu is displayed.
The menu display disappears. Do not use the outward
shape of the speaker to When Subwoofer is set to No, Front is automatically set to
determine selection of a Large.
When Front is set to Small, Center, Surround, Surround
Items that can be set with the Manual Setup procedure Large or Small speaker.
Back and Front Height can not be set to Large.
Instead, use the frequencies
Speaker Setup (vpage52) HDMI Setup (vpage55) Audio Setup (vpage55) Center : Set the presence and size of the center speaker.
set in Crossover
4-1.Speaker Setup 4-2.HDMI Setup 4-3.Audio Setup Frequency (vpage54) as Large : Use a large speaker that can adequately play back low
1.Amp Assign Auto Lipsync : ON 1.2ch Direct/Stereo the standard for determining frequencies.
2.Speaker Config. HDMI Audio Out : Amp 2.Auto Surround Mode bass reproduction capability. Small : Use a small speaker that has inadequate playback capacity for
3.Bass Setting HDMI Control : OFF 3.EQ Customize
4.Distance low frequencies.
5.Channel Level None : Select when a center speaker is not connected.
6.Crossover Freq.
Large is not displayed when Front is set to Small.
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back [RTN]:Back [ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back Subwoofer : Set the presence of a subwoofer.
Yes : Use a subwoofer.
ZONE2 Setup (vpage56) Option Setup (vpage57) No : Select when a subwoofer is not connected.
4-4.ZONE2 Setup 4-5.Option Setup
When Front is set to Small, Subwoofer is automatically set to
Level Lch : 0dB 1.Volume Control
Level Rch : 0dB 2.Source Delete Yes.
Vol.limit : OFF 3.On-Screen Display
Power On Lev: Last 4.Remote Preset Codes
Mute Lev. : Full 5.Quick Select Name
6.ZONE Rename
7.Display
[RTN]:Back [ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back

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Simple version
Setting items Setting details Setting items Setting details
Speaker Config. Surround : Set the presence and size of the surround speakers. Bass Setting Subwoofer Mode : Select low range signals to be reproduced by
(Continued) Large : Use a large speaker that can adequately play back low Set subwoofer and LFE subwoofer.
frequencies. signal range playback. LFE : The low range signal of the channel set to Small speaker size is
Small : Use a small speaker that has inadequate playback capacity for added to the LFE signal output from the subwoofer.
low frequencies. LFE+Main : The low range signal of all channels is added to the LFE
None : Select when the surround speakers are not connected. signal output from the subwoofer.

When Surround is set to Large, Surround Back and Front Subwoofer Mode can be set when Speaker Config. Subwoofer

Basic version
Height can be set to Large. (vpage52) is set to Yes.
When Surround is set to None, Surround Back and Front Play music or a movie source and select the mode offering the strongest
Height can automatically set to None. bass.
S.Back : Set the presence, size and number of surround back speakers. Select LFE+Main if you want the bass signals to always be produced
Large : Use a large speaker that can adequately play back low from the subwoofer.
frequencies.
NOTE
Small : Use a small speaker that has inadequate playback capacity for
low frequencies. If Front and Center for Speaker Config. are set to Large, and
None : Select when the surround back speakers are not connected. Subwoofer Mode is set to LFE, no sound may be output from the
subwoofers, depending on the input signal or selected surround mode.
2sp : Use two surround back speakers. LPF for LFE : Set LFE signal playback range.
1sp : Use only one surround back speaker. When you select this setting, 80Hz / 90Hz / 100Hz / 110Hz / 120Hz / 150Hz / 200Hz / 250Hz
connect the surround back speaker to the left (L) channel.
Distance Unit : Set the unit of distance.

Advanced version
Even when the S.Back setting is other than None, sound may Set distance from listening Feet / Meters
not be emitted from the surround back speaker, depending on the position to speakers. Step : Set the minimum variable width of the distance.
playback source. In this case, make Surround Parameter S.Back Measure beforehand the 1ft / 0.1ft
setting other than OFF (vpage48). distance from the listening 0.1m / 0.01m
position to each speaker. FL / FR / C / SW / SL / SR / SBLz / SBRz / FHL / FHR : Select the speaker.
NOTE
z
z When the Speaker Config. S.Back setting (vpage53) is set to
When the Amp Assign setting (vpage52) is other than Normal, you 1sp, S.Back is displayed.
cannot make the S.Back setting.
Front Height : Set the presence and size of the front height speakers. 0.0ft 60.0ft / 0.00m 18.00m : Set the distance.
Large : Use a large speaker that can adequately play back low
frequencies. The speakers that can be selected differ depending on the Amp Assign
Small : Use a small speaker that has inadequate playback capacity for (vpage52) and Speaker Config. (vpage52) settings.
low frequencies. Default settings :
None : Select when the front height speakers are not connected. FL / FR / C / SW / FHL / FHR : 12.0 ft (3.6 m)
NOTE SL / SR / SBL / SBR : 10.0 ft (3.0 m)
Set the difference in the distance between the speakers to less than 20
When the Amp Assign setting (vpage52) is other than Front Height, ft (6.0 m).
you cannot make the Front Height setting.

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NOTE
Speakers set to None in Speaker Config. (vpage52) are not displayed.
Default : The Distance settings are returned to the default settings.
Yes : Reset to the defaults.
No : Do not reset to the defaults.
When you select Default and press ENTER, the Default Setting?
prompt is displayed. Select either Yes or No, and press ENTER.

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Setting items Setting details Setting items Setting details


Channel Level Test Tone Start : Output test tone. Front Speaker Setup DIRECT/STEREO : The front speakers used in the direct, stereo and pure
Set the volume of the test FL / C / FR / SR / SBRz / SBLz / SL / FHL / FHR / SW : Select the Set the front speakers to direct play modes (2 channel) are set in advance.
tone to be the same when it speaker. use for every surround AFront speaker A is used.
is output from each speaker. z When
z the Speaker Config. S.Back setting (vpage53) is set to mode. BFront speaker B is used.
1sp, S.Back is displayed. A+BBoth front speakers A and B are used.
NOTE
MULTI CH : The front speakers used in modes other than the direct,
12.0dB +12.0dB (0.0dB) : Adjust the volume. This can be set when Amp stereo and pure direct play modes (2 channel) are set in advance.
Assign is set to Front B AFront speaker A is used.
When o is pressed while the subwoofer volume is set to 12 dB, the (vpage52). BFront speaker B is used.
Subwoofer setting switches to OFF. A+BBoth front speakers A and B are used.
When Channel Level is adjusted, the adjusted values are set for all the
surround modes. To adjust the channel level separately for the different
surround modes, use the operation see page 35.

NOTE
Speakers set to None in the Speaker Config. (vpage52) settings
are not displayed.
When a headphones jack is inserted in the PHONES jack of this unit, the
Channel Level is not displayed.
Default : The Channel Level settings are returned to the default settings.
No : Do not reset to the defaults.
Yes : Reset to the defaults.
Crossover Frequency Crossover : Set the crossover frequency.
Set the maximum frequency 40Hz / 60Hz / 80Hz / 90Hz / 100Hz / 110Hz / 120Hz / 150Hz / 200Hz /
of the bass signal output 250Hz
from each channel to
Advanced : Specify crossover frequency for each speaker.
the subwoofer. Set the
Front / Center / Surround / S.Back / Front Height : Select the speaker.
Crossover Frequency to
40Hz / 60Hz / 80Hz / 90Hz / 100Hz / 110Hz / 120Hz / 150Hz / 200Hz /
suit the bass reproduction
250Hz : Set the crossover frequency.
capability of the speaker
being used.
Crossover Frequency can be set when the Bass Setting
Subwoofer Mode (vpage53) setting is LFE+Main, or when you
have a speaker that is set to Small.
Always set the crossover frequency to 80Hz. When using small
speakers, however, we recommend setting the crossover frequency to
a higher frequency.
For speakers set to Small, sound below the crossover frequency
is cut from the sound output. The cut bass sound is output from the
subwoofer or front speakers.
The speakers that can be set when Advanced is selected differ
according to the Subwoofer Mode setting (vpage53).
When LFE is selected, speakers set to Small at Speaker Config.
can be set. If the speakers are set to Large, Full Band is displayed
and the setting cannot be made.
If set to LFE+Main, this setting can be made regardless of the
speaker size.

54 Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Manual Setup

Simple version
HDMI Setup Default settings are underlined. Audio Setup Default settings are underlined.

Make settings for HDMI video/audio output. Make settings for audio playback.
Setting items Setting details Setting items Setting details
Auto Lip Sync ON : Compensated. 2ch DIRECT/STEREO Setting : Select the method for setting the speakers used in the 2-channel
Make automatic OFF : Not compensated. Select the method for direct and stereo playback modes.
compensation for timing setting the speakers used Basic : The settings at Speaker Setup (vpage52) are applied.
shift in audio and video in the 2-channel direct and Custom : Make separate settings for 2-channel. Make the following
output. stereo playback modes. settings:

Basic version
HDMI Audio Out Amp : Play back through speakers connected to the receiver. Front : Set the front speaker size.
Select HDMI audio output TV : Play back through TV connected to the receiver. Large : Use a large speaker that can adequately play back low
device. frequencies.
When the HDMI control function is activated, priority is given to the TV
Small : Use a small speaker that has inadequate playback capacity for
audio setting (vpage34 HDMI control function).
low frequencies.
HDMI Control ON : Use HDMI control function.
You can link operations with OFF : Do not use HDMI control function. If Speaker Config. Subwoofer (vpage52) is set to No, the
devices connected to HDMI setting is automatically set to Large.
and compatible with HDMI Subwoofer : Set the presence of a subwoofer.
When a device that is not compatible with the HDMI control function is
Control. Yes : Use a subwoofer.
connected, set HDMI Control to OFF.
No : Select when a subwoofer is not connected.
Please consult the operating instructions for each connected component
to check the settings. If Speaker Config. Subwoofer (vpage52) is set to No, the

Advanced version
Refer to HDMI control function (vpage34) for more information about setting is automatically set to No. If the Front setting is Small,
the HDMI control function. the setting is automatically Yes.
Subwoofer Mode : Select low range signals to be reproduced by
NOTE
subwoofer.
When HDMI Control is set to ON, it consumes more standby LFE : When the 2ch DIRECT/STEREO Front setting is set to
power. If you are not using this unit for an extended period, it is Large, the LFE signal alone is output from the subwoofer. Also, when
recommended that you unplug the power cord from the power outlet. the 2ch DIRECT/STEREO Front setting is set to Small, the front
HDMI Control does not work when the power to the equipment is off. channel low range signal is added to the LFE signal output from the
Either turn power on or set to standby. subwoofer.
The HDMI control function controls operations of a TV that is compatible LFE+Main : The front channel low range signal is added to the LFE signal
with the HDMI control function. Make sure that the TV and HDMI are output from the subwoofer.
connected when you perform HDMI control.
If the HDMI Control settings have been changed, always reset the This setting can be set made 2ch DIRECT/STEREO Subwoofer
power to connected devices after the change. is set to Yes.
Standby Source Last : This item is set at the last-used input source. Crossover : Set the maximum frequency of the bass signal output from
Sets the HDMI input source HDMI1 / HDMI2 / HDMI3 / HDMI4 : Put the respective input source into each channel to the subwoofer.
to put into standby when standby. 40Hz / 60Hz / 80Hz / 90Hz / 100Hz / 110Hz / 120Hz / 150Hz / 200Hz /
the power is on. 250Hz
Standby Source can be set when HDMI Control is set to ON.

Information
Power Off Control All : If power to a connected TV is turned off independently of the input
Links the power standby source, power to this unit is automatically set to standby. This setting can be set made 2ch DIRECT/STEREO Subwoofer is
of this unit to external Video : If power to a connected TV is turned off when the input source set to Yes.
equipment. is BD / DVD / TV / SAT/CBL / GAME / V.AUX / DOCK, power to this unit is If the 2ch DIRECT/STEREO Front setting is Large and the
automatically set to standby. Subwoofer Mode setting is LFE, Full Band is displayed and the
OFF : This unit does not link with power to a TV. setting cannot be made.

Power Off Control can be set when HDMI Control is set to ON.

Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu 55
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Manual Setup

Setting items Setting details ZONE2 Setup Default settings are underlined.
2ch DIRECT/STEREO Distance FL / Distance FR : Select the speaker.
(Continued) 0.0ft 60.0ft (12.0ft) / 0.00m 18.00m (3.60m) : Set the distance to Set the audio to play back with ZONE2.
the speaker. ZONE2 Setup is displayed when ZONE2 is selected with Amp Assign.

Set so that the difference between the front left speaker and front Setting items Setting details
right speaker distances is 20.0 ft (6.0 m) or less. Level Lch 12dB +12dB (0dB)
Level FL / Level FR : Select the speaker. Adjust the left channel
12.0dB +12.0dB (0.0dB) : Adjust the level of each channel. output level.
Auto Surround Mode ON : Memorize settings. Automatically play with the last used surround Level Rch 12dB +12dB (0dB)
Make setting for mode. Adjust the right channel
memorizing surround mode OFF : Do not memorize settings. Surround mode does not change output level.
setting for each input signal according to input signal. Volume Limit OFF : Do not set a maximum volume.
type. Make a setting for 20dB (61) / 10dB (71) / 0dB (81)
maximum volume.
The auto surround mode function lets you store in the memory the This is displayed from 0 99 when Volume Display (vpage57) is
surround mode last used for playing the four types of input signals listed set to Absolute.
below. Power On Level Last : Use the memorized setting from the last session.
q Analog and PCM 2-channel signals Define the volume setting (0) : Always mute when power is turned on.
w Dolby Digital and DTS 2-channel signals that is active when the 80dB 18dB (1 99) : The volume is adjusted to the set level.
e Dolby Digital and DTS multi-channel signals power is turned on.
r LPCM Multi-channel signals This is displayed from 0 99 when Volume Display (vpage57) is
When playing in PURE DIRECT, the surround mode does not change set to Absolute.
even if the input signal is changed. Mute Level Full : The sound is muted entirely.
EQ Customize Audyssey Byp. L/R : Set when not using Audyssey Byp. L/R equalizer. Set the amount of 40dB : The sound is attenuated by 40 dB down.
Set so that unused equalizer Used : Use. attenuation when muting 20dB : The sound is attenuated by 20 dB down.
settings are not displayed Not Used : Do not use. is on.
when MULTEQ is pressed.
Set so that Audyssey Byp. L/R settings can be made when
Audyssey Auto Setup is performed.
Audyssey Flat : Set when not using Audyssey Flat equalizer.
Used : Use.
Not Used : Do not use.
Set so that Audyssey Flat settings can be made when Audyssey
Auto Setup is performed.
Manual : Set when not using the Manual equalizer.
Used : Use.
Not Used : Do not use.

The equalizer mode in which


Not Used is selected
cannot be stored and
recalled in the Quick Select
function.

56 Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Manual Setup

Simple version
Option Setup Default settings are underlined. Setting items Setting details
On-Screen Display Master Volume : Display the master volume during adjustment.
Make various other settings. (Continued) Bottom : Display at the bottom.
Setting items Setting details Top : Display at the top.
OFF : Turn display off.
Volume Control Volume Display : Set how volume is displayed.
Set the MAIN ZONE (room Relative : Display ---dB (Min), in the range 80.5 dB 18 dB. When the master volume display is hard to see when superimposed
where the unit is located) Absolute : Display in the range 0 (Min) 99. on movie subtitles, set to Top.
volume setting. USB : Set the USB screen display time when the input source is USB/

iPod.

Basic version
The Volume Display setting is applied also to the Volume Limit and
Power On Level display method. Always : Show display continuously.
The Volume Display setting applies to all zones. 30sec : Show display for 30 seconds after operation.
10sec : Show display for 10 seconds after operation.
Volume Limit : Make a setting for maximum volume.
OFF : Turn display off.
OFF : Do not set a maximum volume.
20dB (61) / 10dB (71) / 0dB (81) iPod : Set the iPod screen display time when the input source is DOCK
or USB/iPod.
Power On Level : Define the volume setting that is active when the
Always : Show display continuously.
power is turned on.
30sec : Show display for 30 seconds after operation.
Last : Use the memorized setting from the last session.
10sec : Show display for 10 seconds after operation.
(0) : Always use the muting on condition when power is turned on.
OFF : Turn display off.
80dB 18dB (1 99) : The volume is adjusted to the set level.
TUNER : Set the tuner screen display time when the input source is
Mute Level : Set the amount of attenuation when muting is on.
TUNER.
Full : The sound is muted entirely.

Advanced version
Always : Show display continuously.
40dB : The sound is attenuated by 40 dB down.
30sec : Show display for 30 seconds after operation.
20dB : The sound is attenuated by 20 dB down.
10sec : Show display for 10 seconds after operation.
Source Delete BD / DVD / TV / SAT/CBL / V.AUX / GAME / DOCK / USB/iPod / TUNER OFF : Turn display off.
Remove from the display / CD : Select input source that is not used.
Remote Preset Codes See Registering preset codes (vpage60).
input sources that are not ON : Use this source.
Search a preset code to
used. Delete : Do not use this source.
register in the remote
NOTE control unit.
Input sources being used in the various zones cannot be deleted. Quick Select Name Rename Label : Select this to change the displayed name for Quick
Input sources set to Delete cannot be selected using SOURCE SELECT. Change the Quick Select Select shown on the screen, as desired.
display title to one you Up to 16 characters can be input.
On-Screen Display Screensaver : Make screensaver settings.
prefer. For character input, see page 41.
Make the settings related to ON : The screen saver is activated during menu display, iPod, USB/iPod
displays on the TV screen. or TUNER screen display if no operation is performed for an approximately
3-minute continuous period. When you press uio p, the screensaver
is cancelled and the screen before that screen saver started is displayed.
OFF : Screensaver is not activated.
Text : Display the details of operation when switching surround mode,
input mode, etc.

Information
ON : Turn display on.
OFF : Turn display off.

Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu 57
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Manual Setup

Setting items Setting details Setting items Setting details


Quick Select Name Template : The display name can be changed by selecting Operation Setup Lock ON : Turn protection on.
(Continued) and Device Name from the previously set templates. Protect settings from OFF : Turn protection off.
1. Use ui to select the name of the Quick Select setting you want to inadvertent change.
When canceling the setting, set Setup Lock to OFF.
change, then press ENTER.
2. Use ui to select Template, then press ENTER. NOTE
3. Use ui to select Operation, then press ENTER. When Setup Lock is set to ON, the settings listed below can no
Watch / Listen to / Play / For longer be changed. Also, SETUP LOCKED! is displayed if you attempt
4. Use uio p to select Device Name, then press ENTER. to operate related settings.
BD / DVD / TV / Cable TV / Satellite / DVR / VCR / iPod / V.AUX Menu operations Dynamic Volume
/ LD / Movie (When Operation is selected to Watch.) RESTORER Channel Level
CD / TUNER / iPod / MD / Tape / Music (When Operation is MultEQ
selected to Listen to.) Dynamic EQ
PC / Game (When Operation is selected to Play.)
Father / Mother / Son / Daughter / Brother / Sister / Grandfather /
Grandmother / Me (When Operation is selected to For.)
Default : The changedQuick Select Name is returned to the default
setting.
No : Do not reset to the defaults.
Yes : Reset to the defaults.
Zone Rename Up to 10 characters can be input.
Change the display title of For character input, see page 41.
each zone to one you prefer. Default : The changed display names are reset to the defaults.
No : Do not reset to the defaults.
Yes : Reset to the defaults.
Display Bright : Normal display brightness.
Adjust the display Dim : Reduced display brightness.
brightness of this unit. Dark : Very low display brightness.
OFF : Turns the display off.

Buttons on the main unit can be used for


operations.
Each time DIMMER is pressed, the
setting is changed as shown below.

Bright Dim
OFF Dark

58 Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Information Items
Quick Select
Setting details
Quick Select 1 / Quick Select 2 / Quick Select 3 / ZONE2 Quick Select

Simple version
Show information about receiver settings, input signals, etc. Show information about 1 / ZONE2 Quick Select 2 / ZONE2 Quick Select 3
Items Setting details Quick select function Name / Input Source / Video Select / Volume Level / MultEQ /
Status nn MAIN ZONE (vpage36) settings. Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume / Analog/PCM / Digital 2ch /
Show information about This item shows information about settings for MAIN ZONE. Digital 5.1ch / Multi Ch
current settings. Select Source / Name / Surround Mode / Input Mode / ZONE2 Quick Select is displayed when Amp Assign is set to
Decode Mode / Video Select / Video Mode / Content Type / ZONE2.
NOTE Video Convert / i/p Scaler / Resolution / Progressive Mode /
Preset Channel A/B/C/D/E/F/G
The information displayed Aspect etc.
Show information about A1 A8 / B1 B8 / C1 C8 / D1 D8 / E1 E8 / F1 F8 / G1 G8
differs according to the
nn ZONE2

Basic version
preset channels.
input source.
This item shows information about settings for ZONE2.
Power / Select Source / Volume Level TUNER

Status for ZONE2 is displayed when Amp Assign is set to


ZONE2.
Audio Input Signal Surround Mode : The currently set surround mode.
Show information about Signal : The input signal type.
audio input signals. fs : The input signals sampling frequency.
Format : The number of channels in the input signal (front, surround, LFE).
Offset : The dialogue normalization correction value.
Flag : This is displayed when inputting signals including a surround back
channel. MATRIX is displayed with Dolby Digital EX and DTS-ES Matrix
signals, DISCRETE with DTS-ES Discrete signals.

Advanced version
Dialogue normalization function
This function is automatically activated when
playing Dolby Digital sources.
It automatically corrects the standard signal
level for individual program sources.
The correction value can be checked using
STATUS.
The figure is the corrected
value. This cannot be
changed.

HDMI Information HDMI Signal Information


Show information about Resolution / Color Space / Pixel Depth
HDMI input/output signals HDMI Monitor Information
and monitor. Interface / Suport Resolution
Auto Surround Mode Analog/PCM / Digital 2ch / Digital 5.1ch / Multi Ch
Show information about

Information
auto surround mode
settings.

Remote control operation Move the cursor


Confirm the setting Return to previous menu 59
buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
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Operating the connected devices by remote control unit


Registering the supplied preset codes in the remote control unit
enables you to operate devices made by other manufacturers. Input
Devices controllable with the remote Registering preset codes
source Input source
control unit When preset codes are registered in the included remote control unit,
select of this unit
Operating AV equipment buttons
(Operation mode) it can then be used to operate any devices you have, such as DVD
players or TVs made by different manufacturers.

1 zone
Press ZONE SELECT to select a This unit (amplifier operation) In this menu, you can search and display the preset codes that can be
for operation. z BD Device registered on the BD button preset in the included remote control unit.
The zone mode indicator corresponding z DVD Device registered on the DVD button nnButtons used for operating the devices
to the operating zone lights. q ZONE/DEVICE ON, ZONE/DEVICE OFF
z TV Device registered on the TV button
The mode switches each time ZONE For switching power of each device on or off.
z SAT/CBL Device registered on the SAT/CBL button
SELECT is pressed. w uio p, ENTER, RETURN
MAIN Select for the operations in z GAME Device registered on the GAME button For menu operation of each device.
MAIN ZONE. e MENU, SETUP, TOP MENU
z V.AUX Device registered on the V.AUX button For displaying the menu of each device.
ZONE2 Select for the operations in
z r 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9
ZONE2. CD Device registered on the CD button
t Number button (0 9, +10)
ZONE3 Not used. TUNER Radio of this unit y CH +, CH
If setting of Specifying the zone used with iPod or USB memory device connected u TV POWER, TV INPUT
the remote control unit (vpage63) is 2, USB/iPod For operating a TV
to the USB port
operations in MAIN ZONE and ZONE2 are USB/iPod or iPod connected to the USB port or This button is enabled in any mode.
enabled. DOCK control dock for iPod. For details on operation with the remote control unit, see pages 22
DOCK Control dock for iPod to 25, 62, and 63.

2 Press the input source select button (vpage20).


The input source for the zone selected in step 1 is switched.
The operation mode of the remote control unit is switched as
z a preset code is registered for this button, the remote control
z If
unit of this unit can control another devices. nnDefault settings for preset codes
The devices shown below are registered for each input source
shown in the table. NOTE button as default. Settings can be changed according to the
If the mode of the remote control unit is set to other than amp- devices to be used.
operation mode, press AMP to switch the remote control unit to the Input source
amp-operation mode to perform the following operations: select Category Brand Preset code
For menu operation by pressing MENU buttons
For setting the channel level of the unit by pressing CH LEVEL
For turning power in each zone on or off by pressing ZONE/DEVICE Blu-ray Disc player DENON 32258
ON or ZONE/DEVICE OFF. DVD player DENON 32134

3 Operate this unit or the device whose input source is Television SONY 10810
switched. Satellite set top box DirecTV 01377

For details, refer to the operating instructions for each device. Cable set top box Motorola 01376
For operations of iPod, TUNER, and USB, see the following pages. DVD player DENON 32134
iPod (vpage22, 23)
CD player DENON 42867
TUNER (vpage24)
USB memory device (vpage25) z Control dock for iPod DENON 42517
z a control dock for iPod is not to be used, the preset code for
zIf
another device can be set to DOCK.

NOTE
The preset code cannot be registered to TUNER or NET/USB.
Do not register the preset code to iPod.
60 This button also functions as the Play button for an iPod.
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Registering preset codes

Simple version
1 MAIN.
Press ZONE SELECT to switch the zone mode to
6 Pressing ui, select the first character of the brand
name. Then press ENTER. 9 Press the input source button on which the preset
code is to be registered (DVD, BD, SAT/CBL, DOCK,
The MAIN indicator lights.
Brand Search - DVD - V.AUX, GAME, CD or TV).
For TV, only the preset code for the categories TV, TV/DVD, or
2 control
Press AMP to set the remote
unit to amplifier operation
1
A
B
TV/VCR can be registered.
For TV, TV/DVD, or TV/VCR categories, only the preset
mode. C code for TV can be registered.
D

3 Press MENU. 10 simultaneously


E
Hold POWER ON and ZONE/DEVICE ON pressed

Basic version
The menu is displayed on the TV screen. [ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back for more than 3 seconds.
The first character is displayed as 1, A to Z. (Initials for the brand are The zone mode indicator flashes twice.

4 Use ui to select Manual


Setup Option Setup
displayed for each category.)
For brand names that start with numbers, select 1.
11 Enter a five-digit code using 0 9.
Remote Preset Codes and then Press the buttons with an interval less than 10 seconds.
press ENTER.
4-5.Option Setup
7 Pressing ui, select the brand name. Then press
ENTER. Category :DVD
Brand :DENON
Code[1/3]:30490
Brand[1/1] - DVD - Setup Remote
1.Volume Control 1.Press [Source]button.
2.Source Delete Daewoo 2.Press and Hold 3sec.
3.On-Screen Display Dantax both[PowerON][DeviceON]
4.Remote Preset Codes Denon 3.Input Code with [0-9]
5.Quick Select Name Disney 4.Press any key to check
6.Zone Rename DSE device[e.g.DeviceON]

Advanced version
7.Display Durabrand [QUICK1]:OK [QUICK2]:NG
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back When the code is registered.
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back
The zone mode indicator flashes twice.

5 Pressing ui, select the category


of device for preset registration.
When there are several pages of brand names, the pages can be
switched by pressing the remote control units CH + or CH .
When the code is not registered correctly
The mode indicator slowly flashes once. Perform from step 9
again.
Then press ENTER. NOTE When an input number is not correct
4-5-4.RC Preset Codes If the desired brand name is not listed, the supplied remote control Press POWER ON once then perform the operations from Step
Category Search unit cannot control the device. Use the remote control unit supplied 9 again.
Blu-ray with the device to be used.

12 Operate the device being used to check the operation.


CD

8
CD Recorder
CABLE The procedures for registering remote control codes If the device is operating, press QUICK SELECT 1.
CABLE/PVR
DVD and remote control preset registration are displayed. Go to step 13.
If the device is not operating, press QUICK SELECT 2.
[ENT]:Select [RTN]:Back Category :DVD
Brand :DENON Go to step 14.
Code[1/3]:30490
Setup Remote
1.Press [Source]button.
2.Press and Hold 3sec.
both[PowerON][DeviceON]

Information
3.Input Code with [0-9]
4.Press any key to check
device[e.g.DeviceON]
[QUICK1]:OK [QUICK2]:NG

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Registering preset codes
Operating components
13 The screen shown below is displayed, and registration
of the preset code is completed.
The supplied remote control unit can control a component other than
this unit.
nnCD player / CD recorder operation
Operation buttons Function

Remote Preset Codes


1 Switch the input source
(vpage20).
ZONE/DEVICE ON
ZONE/DEVICE OFF
Power onz
Power standbyz
setup is finished.

2 Operate the component.


uio p Cursor operation
Press [AMP]button. ENTER Enter setting
And Press [Enter]button
to return MENU. Manual search
For details, refer to the components 6 7
(fast-reverse/fast-forward)
[ENT]:OK operating instructions.
1 Playback
The menu screen is retrieved. Press AMP then ENTER.
8 9 Auto search (cue)

14 Either of the screens below is displayed.


q w
nnBlu-ray Disc player / HD-DVD player /
3
2
0 9, +10
Pause
Stop
Track selection
DVD player / DVD recorder operation TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY)
Sorry. your remote is
not supported. Operation buttons Function TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY)
Selected code is not This function can not
matched. be used for your device ZONE/DEVICE ON Power onz
Please try other codes Press [AMP]button. ZONE/DEVICE OFF Power standbyz
And Press [Enter]button CH +, Switch channels (up/down)
to return MENU.
MENU (Popup) Menu
[ENT]:OK
TOP MENU Top menu
The screen is displayed for 3 uio p Cursor operation
seconds, then the next preset
ENTER Enter setting nnDigital video recorder (PVR) /
registration screen is displayed
automatically.
SETUP Setup video cassette recorder (VCR) operation
RETURN Return
GIf screen q is displayedH Operation buttons Function
Manual search
The device may be operating with the preset code displayed next. 6 7 ZONE/DEVICE ON Power onz
(fast-reverse/fast-forward)
The preset registration screen is displayed. Repeat steps 9 to 12. ZONE/DEVICE OFF Power standbyz
1 Playback
GIf screen w is displayedH CH +, Switch channels (up/down)
8 9 Auto search (cue)
The device cannot be controlled with the remote control unit supplied MENU Menu
3 Pause
with this unit. Use the remote control unit supplied with the device uio p Cursor operation
2 Stop
to be used. The menu screen is retrieved. Press AMP then ENTER. ENTER Enter setting
Select title, chapter or channel
0 9, +10 SETUP Setup
selection
RETURN Return
TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY)
Some manufacturers use more than one type of remote control code. Manual search
TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY) 6 7
Preset codes to change the number and verify correct operation. (fast-reverse/fast-forward)
1 Playback
NOTE 8 9 Auto search (cue)
Depending on the model and year of manufacture of your equipment, 3 Pause
some buttons may not operate. 2 Stop
Select title, chapter or channel
0 9, +10
selection
TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY)
z
zThis may power some devices on/standby. TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY)

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Operating components
Specifying the zone used with the Resetting the remote control unit
nnTV operation

Simple version
remote control unit Settings for the remote control unit are returned to the default setting.
Operation buttons Function

1 Press
When the ZONE SELECT button is pressed, only the set zone can be and hold POWER ON and
ZONE/DEVICE ON Power onz operated with the remote control unit.
ZONE/DEVICE OFF Power standbyz ZONE/DEVICE ON for at least 3

1 Press
CH +, Switch channels (up/down) and hold POWER ON and seconds.
The zone mode indicator flashes twice.
MENU Menu ZONE/DEVICE ON for at least 3
seconds.
2 Press 9, 8 and 1, in that order.
uio p Cursor operation
SETUP Setup The zone mode indicator flashes twice. MAIN indicator flashes four times.

Basic version
ENTER Enter setting All the settings are restored to their
RETURN

6 7
Return
Manual search
2 Press ZONE SELECT.
The zone mode indicator flashes twice.
defaults.

3 Press 1 3 to set.
(fast-reverse/fast-forward)
1 Playback The zone mode indicator flashes twice.
8 9 Auto search (cue)
3 Pause
2 Stop
0 9, +10 Channel selection
TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY)
TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY)
[Settable items]

Advanced version
1 When only using MAIN ZONE
2 When using MAIN ZONE / ZONE2
nnSet top box for satellite (SAT) / cable (CBL) / IP 3 When using MAIN ZONE / ZONE2 / ZONE3 (Default)
TV operation
Operation buttons Function
ZONE/DEVICE ON Power onz
ZONE/DEVICE OFF Power standbyz
CH +, Switch channels (up/down)
MENU Menu
uio p Cursor operation
ENTER Enter setting
SETUP Guide
RETURN Return
Manual search
6 7
(fast-reverse/fast-forward)
1 Playback
8 9 Auto search (cue)

Information
3 Pause
2 Stop
0 9, +10 Channel selection
TV POWER TV power on/standby (Default : SONY)
TV INPUT Switch TV input (Default : SONY)

z
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Information

Information
Here, we list various information related to this unit.
Please refer to this information as needed.

F Part names and functions vpage65


F Other information vpage69
F Troubleshooting vpage76
F Specifications vpage78
F Index vpage79

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Part names and functions

Simple version
Front panel Display
For buttons not explained here, see the page indicated in parentheses ( ).
Q5 Q4 Q3 Q2 Q1 Q0 o i u
Q9 Q8 Q7 Q6 Q5 Q4 Q3 Q2

Basic version
q w e r t y
W0 W1 W2 W3 W4 W5 W6 W7 W8 q Decoder indicators Q0 AUDYSSEY MULTEQ indicators
These light when the respective decoders are Lighting is as follows, depending on the setting
operating. of Dynamic EQ (vpage 50) and Dynamic
w Input signal indicators Volume (vpage50).
e Information display When Dynamic EQ and
The input source name, surround mode, setting Dynamic Volume are ON.

q w e r t y u io Q0 Q1 values and other information are displayed here. When Dynamic EQ is ON and
Dynamic Volume is OFF.

Advanced version
r Front speaker indicator
q Power operation button Q3 V.AUX INPUT connectors (17) Lights when audio signals are being output from When Dynamic EQ and
(ON/STANDBY) (6, 11) Remove the cap covering the connectors when the speakers. Dynamic Volume are OFF.
Turns power to this unit on and off (standby). you want to use them. t QUICK SELECT indicators Q1 Surround back indicator
w Power indicator (11) The indicator corresponding to the memory for Lights when audio signals are being output from
e Headphones jack which Quick Select functionis set, lights (Quick the surround back speakers (vpage53).
When the headphones are plugged into this select function (vpage36)).
Q2 Input mode indicators
jack, audio will no longer be output from the y ZONE2 indicator Set the audio input modes for the different input
connected speakers or from the PRE OUT This lights up when ZONE2 (separate room) sources (vpage46).
connectors. Q4 Master volume indicator power is turned on (vpage37).
Q5 Display (65) Q3 RESTORER indicator
NOTE u Master volume indicator This lights when the RESTORER mode is
To prevent hearing loss, do not raise the volume
Q6 Remote control sensor (68) When performing setting operations, displays selected (vpage51).
Q7 TUNING PRESET button (24) the menu number.
level excessively when using headphones. Q4 HDMI indicator
r QUICK SELECT buttons (36, 38) Q8 SOURCE SELECT knob (20, 37) i Sleep timer indicator This lights when playing using HDMI connections.
This lights when the sleep mode is selected
t MENU button (42) Q9 ZONE2 SELECT button (37) Q5 Tuner reception mode indicators
(vpage35).
y Cursor buttons (uio p) (40 42) W0 ZONE2 ON/OFF button (37) These light according to the reception conditions
o MUTE indicator when the input source is set to TUNER.
u ENTER button (40 42) W1 iPod PLAY button (23)

Information
This lights when the mute mode is selected STEREO: In the FM mode, this light when
i RETURN button (40 42) W2 Sleep timer button (SLEEP) (35) (vpage20). receiving analog stereo broadcasts.
o SURROUND MODE buttons (26, 78) W3 RESTORER button (51) TUNED: Lights when the broadcast is properly
W4 DYNAMIC EQ button (50) tuned in.
Q0 SETUP MIC jack (8, 33)
AUTO: This light when in the auto tuning mode.
Q1 USB/iPod port (18) W5 DYNAMIC VOLUME button (50)
Q2 MASTER VOLUME control knob (20) W6 MULTEQ button (49, 56)
W7 DIMMER button (58)
W8 STATUS button (58)
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See the page indicated in parentheses ( ).

Q1 Q0 o i

q w e rt y u
q FM/AM antenna terminals (19) u Speaker terminals (5, 31, 32) NOTE
w Analog audio connectors(16 19) i Power cord (5) Do not touch the inner pins of the connectors on the rear panel.
e PRE OUT connector (5, 31, 32) o HDMI connectors (15) Electrostatic discharge may cause permanent damage to the unit.
r S-VIDEO connector (18) Q0 Digital audio connectors (16, 17) Do not put your finger or foreign object in the fan opening. Doing so
could cause injury or unit failure.
t VIDEO connectors (16, 17) Q1 DOCK CONTROL jack (18)
y COMPONENT VIDEO connectors (17)

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Simple version
For buttons not explained here, see the page indicated in parentheses ( ).

Q6 q ZONE/DEVICE power buttons (37, 60) W1 ENTER button (40 42)


w Zone mode indicators (37, 60) W2 RESTORER button (51)
q Q7 e Input source select buttons (20, 37) W3 Pure direct button (PURE) (28)
r QUICK SELECT buttons (36, 38) W4 Number buttons (24, 62, 63)
w t Muting button (MUTE) (20, 37) W5 Character buttons (41)
y Channel buttons (CH) (24, 62) W6 MEMORY button (24)

Basic version
u SOURCE SELECT button (20, 37) W7 Sleep timer button (SLEEP) (35)
e i MENU button (42) NOTE
o Cursor buttons (uio p) (40 42) NET/USB switches to the source of an iPod or
Q0 SEARCH button (21, 42) USB memory device connected via the USB port
Q1 System buttons (21 23, 62) of this unit. For network connection of this unit,
Skip button (8, 9) connect a control dock for iPod ASD-3N/ASD-3W/
Play button (1) ASD-51N/ASD-51W (sold separately) to this unit
r Search button (6, 7) to use the network function of the control dock
Pause button (3) for iPod.
t Stop button (2) The SAT TU, PHONO, DVR, MONITOR SELECT,
Tuner system buttons (24)
A-DSX and PARTY buttons cannot be used.
y Q8 FM/AM band switching button (BAND)

Advanced version
Tuning mode button (MODE)
u Tuning down / Tuning up button (TUNING df)
i Q9 Q2 Audyssey buttons (49, 50, 56)
MULTEQ button
o Dynamic EQ/Dynamic Volume button
(DYN EQ/VOL)
Q0 W0 Q3 Surround mode buttons (26)
W1 STANDARD button
Direct / Stereo button (D/ST)
Q1 DSP simulation button (SIMULATION)
Q4 SHIFT button (24, 41)
Q2 W2 Q5 TV operation buttons
(TV POWER / INPUT) (63)
Q3 W3
Q6 Remote control signal transmitter (68)
W4 Q7 Power buttons (POWER ON / OFF) (6, 11)
W5
Q8 Master volume control buttons (VOL) (20)

Information
Q4 W6 Q9 Channel level button (CH LEVEL) (35)
W0 RETURN button (40 42)
Q5
W7

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Inserting the batteries Operating range of the remote control unit


Point the remote control unit at the remote sensor when operating it.
q Slide the rear lid in the w Load the two batteries
direction of the arrow and properly as indicated by
remove it. the marks in the battery
compartment.

R6/AA

30
30

Approx. 23 ft /7 m

e Put the rear cover back on.

NOTE NOTE
The set may function improperly or the remote control unit may not
Insert the specified batteries in the remote control unit.
operate if the remote control sensor is exposed to direct sunlight,
Replace the batteries with new ones if the set does not operate
strong artificial light from an inverter type fluorescent lamp or infrared
even when the remote control unit is operated close to the unit. (The
light.
supplied batteries are only for verifying operation.)
When inserting the batteries, be sure to do so in the proper direction,
following the q and w marks in the battery compartment.
To prevent damage or leakage of battery fluid:
Do not use a new battery together with an old one.
Do not use two different types of batteries.
Do not attempt to charge dry batteries.
Do not short-circuit, disassemble, heat or dispose of batteries in
flames.
If the battery fluid should leak, carefully wipe the fluid off the inside
of the battery compartment and insert new batteries.
Remove the batteries from the remote control unit if it will not be in
use for long periods.
Used batteries should be disposed of in accordance with the local
regulations regarding battery disposal.

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Other information

Simple version
nn Trademark information (vpage69)
Trademark information Made for iPod means that an electronic
accessory has been designed to connect
This product uses the following technologies: specifically to iPod and has been
nn Surround (vpage70)
certified by the developer to meet Apple
nn Explanation of terms (vpage74) Manufactured under license from Dolby performance standards.
Laboratories. Dolby, Pro Logic and Works with iPhone means that an
the double-D symbol are trademarks of electronic accessory has been designed

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Dolby Laboratories. to connect specifically to iPhone and has
been certified by the developer to meet
Manufactured under license under Apple performance standards.
U.S. Patent #s: 5,451,942; 5,956,674; Apple is not responsible for the operation
5,974,380; 5,978,762; 6,226,616; of this device or its compliance with
6,487,535; 7,212,872; 7,333,929; safety and regulatory standards.
7,392,195; 7,272,567 & other U.S. and iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc.,
worldwide patents issued & pending. registered in the U.S. and other countries.
DTS and the Symbol are registered iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc.
trademarks, & DTS-HD, DTS-HD Master The iPod may only be used to copy or
Audio, and the DTS logos are trademarks play content that are not copyrighted or
of DTS, Inc. Product includes software. content for which copying or playback
DTS, Inc. All Rights Reserved. is legally permitted for your private use

Advanced version
HDMI, the HDMI logo and High- as an individual. Be sure to comply with
Definition Multimedia Interface are applicable copyright legislation.
trademarks or registered trademarks of
HDMI Licensing LLC in the United States
and other countries.
Manufactured under license from
Audyssey Laboratories. U.S. and
foreign patents pending. Audyssey
MultEQ is a registered trademark
of Audyssey Laboratories. Audyssey
Dynamic EQ is a registered trademark
of Audyssey Laboratories. Audyssey
Dynamic Volume is a trademark of
Audyssey Laboratories.

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Surround
This unit is equipped with a digital signal processing circuit that lets you play program sources in the surround mode to achieve the same sense of presence as in a movie theater.

Surround modes and surround parameters


This table shows the speakers that can be used in each surround mode and the surround parameters adjustable in each surround mode.

Symbols in the table


S This indicates the audio output channels or surround parameters that can be set.
D This indicates the audio output channels. The output channels depend on the settings of Speaker Config. (vpage52).
Channel output Surround Parameter (vpage47)
Surround mode (vpage26) Cinema EQ. DRC D. Comp LFE
Front Surround Surround Back Mode Delay Time Effect Lev. Room Size
Center Front Height L/R Subwoofer z5 z9 z10 z11
L/R L/R L/R (vpage47) (vpage48) (vpage48) (vpage48)
(vpage47) (vpage47) (vpage47) (vpage47)
PURE DIRECT S Dz3 S S S
DIRECT (2channel) S Dz3 S S
DIRECT (Multi-channel) S D D Dz1 Dz1 D S S S
STEREO S D S S S
MULTI CH IN S D D D Dz2 D S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC gz S D D D D Sz4 S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC gx S D D D D S Sz6 S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC g S D D D S Sz7 S S
DTS NEO:6 S D D D D S Sz6 S S
DOLBY DIGITAL S D D D Dz2 D Sz8 S S
DOLBY DIGITAL Plus S D D D Dz2 D Sz8 S S
DOLBY TrueHD S D D D Dz2 D Sz8 S S
DTS SURROUND S D D D Dz2 D Sz8 S S
DTS 96/24 S D D D Dz2 D Sz8 S S
DTS-HD S D D D Dz2 D Sz8 S S
DTS Express S D D D Dz2 D Sz8 S S
MULTI CH STEREO S D D D Dz2 D S S
ROCK ARENA S D D D Dz2 D S S S S
JAZZ CLUB S D D D Dz2 D S S S S
MONO MOVIE S D D D Dz2 D S S S S
VIDEO GAME S D D D Dz2 D S S S S
MATRIX S D D D Dz2 D S S S
VIRTUAL S Dz3 S S
z1 A signal for each channel contained in an input signal is output as audio.
z2 If Surround Parameter Front Height (vpage48)is set to ON, sound is output from the front height speakers.
z3 Only when Subwoofer Mode is set to LFE+Main (vpage53), sound is output from the subwoofer.
z4 If this surround mode is selected, only the Height mode setting is available for Surround Parameter Mode (vpage47).
z5 For HD Audio whose sampling frequency of an input signal is more than 96kHz, this sound parameter cannot be set.
z6 This item can be selected when Surround Parameter Mode (vpage47) is set to Cinema.
z7 This item can be selected when Surround Parameter Mode (vpage47) is set to Cinema or Pro Logic.
z8 This item cannot be set when Surround Parameter S.Back (vpage48) is set to PLgx Music.
z9 This item can be selected when a Dolby TrueHD signal is played.
z10 This item can be selected when a Dolby Digital or DTS signal is played.
z11 This item can be selected when a Dolby Digital or DTS signal or DVD-Audio is played.

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Surround Parameter (vpage47)
NEO:6 Music Audyssey Settingsz20 (vpage49)
PRO LOGIC g/gx Music mode only
mode only Tone RESTORER
Surround mode (vpage26) AFDM Front Height z15 z19
S.Back Height Gain Subwoofer Dynamic
z12 z13 (vpage49) Dynamic EQ (vpage51)
(vpage48)
(vpage48)
(vpage48)
(vpage49) (vpage49) Panorama Dimension Center Width Center Image MultEQ Volume
z17
(vpage48) (vpage48) (vpage48) (vpage47) (vpage49) z18
(vpage50)
(vpage50)
PURE DIRECT Sz3
DIRECT (2 channel) Sz3
DIRECT (Multi-channel)

Basic version
STEREO S S S S S
MULTI CH IN S S S Sz14 S S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC gz S S S S S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC gx S S S S S S S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC g S S S S S S S S S S
DTS NEO:6 S S S S S S S
DOLBY DIGITAL S S S Sz14 S S S S
DOLBY DIGITAL Plus S S S Sz14 S S S S
DOLBY TrueHD S S S Sz14 S S S S
DTS SURROUND S S S Sz14 S S S S
DTS 96/24 S S S Sz14 S S S S
DTS-HD S S S Sz14 S S S S

Advanced version
DTS Express S S S Sz14 S S S S
MULTI CH STEREO S S S S S S S
ROCK ARENA S S Sz16 S S S S
JAZZ CLUB S S S S S S S
MONO MOVIE S S S S S S S
VIDEO GAME S S S S S S S
MATRIX S S S S S S S
VIRTUAL S S S S S
z3 Only when Subwoofer Mode is set to LFE+Main (vpage53), sound is output from the subwoofer.
z12 This item can be selected when a Dolby Digital or DTS or DVD-Audio signal is played.
z13 If Speaker Config. Front Height (vpage53) is set to None, this item cannot be selected.
z14 This item can be selected when Surround Parameter Front Height (vpage48) is set to ON.
z15 This item cannot be set when Dynamic EQ (vpage50) is set to ON.
z16 In this surround mode, bass is +6 dB, and treble is +4 dB. (Default)
z17 This item cannot be set when MultEQ (vpage49) is set to OFF or Manual.
z18 This item cannot be set when Dynamic EQ (vpage50) is set to OFF.
z19 This item can be set when the input signal is analog, PCM 48 kHz or 44.1 kHz.
z20 For HD Audio whose sampling frequency of an input signal is more than 96 kHz, this sound parameter cannot be set.

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Surround
nnTypes of input signals, and corresponding surround modes
This table shows the input signal that can be played in each surround mode. Check the audio signal of the input source then select the surround mode.

Symbols in the table


F This indicates the default surround mode.
D This indicates the surround mode that is fixed when AFDM (vpage48) is set to ON.
S This indicates the selectable surround mode.
Input signal types and formats
PCM DTS-HD DTS DOLBY DOLBY DIGITAL
Surround mode (vpage26) NOTE DTS-HD DOLBY
ANALOG DTS-HD DTS ES DTS ES DOLBY DOLBY DOLBY DOLBY
LINEAR PCM LINEAR PCM High DTS DTS DOLBY DOLBY DIGITAL EX
Master DSCRT MTRX DTS 96/24 DIGITAL EX DIGITAL DIGITAL DIGITAL
(multi ch) (2ch) Resolution EXPRESS (5.1ch) TrueHD DIGITAL Plus (With no
Audio (With Flag) (With Flag) (With Flag) (5.1/5/4ch) (4/3ch) (2ch)
Audio Flag)
DTS SURROUND
DTS-HD MSTR F
DTS-HD HI RES F
DTS ES DSCRT6.1 z1z3 FD
DTS ES MTRX6.1 z1z3 FD
DTS SURROUND S S F
DTS 96/24 F
DTS (HD) + PLgx CINEMA z2z3 S S S S S S S
DTS (HD) + PLgx MUSIC z1z3 S S S S S S S
DTS (HD) + PLgz z4 S S S S S S S
DTS EXPRESS F
DTS (HD) + NEO:6 z1z3 S S S S S S
DTS NEO:6 CINEMA S S S
DTS NEO:6 MUSIC S S S
DOLBY SURROUND
DOLBY TrueHD F
DOLBY DIGITAL+ F
DOLBY DIGITAL EX z1z3 S S S S
DOLBY (D+) (HD) +EX z1z3 S S
DOLBY DIGITAL S F F F
DOLBY (D) (D+) (HD) +PLgx CINEMA z2z3 S S FD S S S
DOLBY (D) (D+) (HD) +PLgx MUSIC z1z3 S S S S S S
DOLBY (D) (D+) (HD) +PLgz z4 S S S S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC gx CINEMA z1z3 S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC gx MUSIC z1z3 S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC gx GAME z1z3 S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC gz z4 S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC g CINEMA S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC g MUSIC S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC g GAME S S S
DOLBY PRO LOGIC S S S
z1 If Speaker Config. S.Back (vpage53) is set to None, this surround mode cannot be selected.
z2 If Speaker Config. S.Back (vpage53) is set to 1sp or None, this surround mode cannot be selected.
z3 This surround mode can be selected when Amp Assign (vpage52) is set to Normal.
z4 If Speaker Config. Front Height (vpage53) is set to None, this surround mode cannot be selected.

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Input signal types and formats
PCM DTS-HD DTS DOLBY DOLBY DIGITAL
Surround mode (vpage26) NOTE DTS-HD DOLBY
ANALOG DTS-HD DTS ES DTS ES DOLBY DOLBY DOLBY DOLBY
LINEAR PCM LINEAR PCM High DTS DTS DOLBY DOLBY DIGITAL EX
Master DSCRT MTRX DTS 96/24 DIGITAL EX DIGITAL DIGITAL DIGITAL
(multi ch) (2ch) Resolution EXPRESS (5.1ch) TrueHD DIGITAL Plus (With no
Audio (With Flag) (With Flag) (With Flag) (5.1/5/4ch) (4/3ch) (2ch)
Audio Flag)
MULTI CH IN
MULTI CH IN F
MULTI CH IN + PLgx CINEMA z2z3 S
MULTI CH IN + PLgx MUSIC z1z3 S

Basic version
MULTI CH IN + PLgz z4 S
MULTI CH IN + Dolby EX z1z3 S
MULTI CH IN 7.1 z3 F D (7.1)
DIRECT
DIRECT S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
PURE DIRECT
PURE DIRECT S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
DSP SIMULATION
MULTI CH STEREO S S S S S S S S S S S S
ROCK ARENA S S S S S S S S S S S S
JAZZ CLUB S S S S S S S S S S S S
MONO MOVIE S S S S S S S S S S S S
VIDEO GAME S S S S S S S S S S S S
MATRIX

Advanced version
S S S S S S S S S S S S
VIRTUAL S S S S S S S S S S S S
STEREO
STEREO F S F S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
z1 If Speaker Config. S.Back (vpage53) is set to None, this surround mode cannot be selected.
z2 If Speaker Config. S.Back (vpage53) is set to 1sp or None, this surround mode cannot be selected.
z3 This surround mode can be selected when Amp Assign (vpage52) is set to Normal.
z4 If Speaker Config. Front Height (vpage53) is set to None, this surround mode cannot be selected.

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Explanation of terms
A Dolby Digital Dolby Pro Logic gx DTS Digital Surround
Dolby Digital is a multi-channel digital signal format Dolby Pro Logic gx is a further improved version of DTS Digital Surround is the standard digital surround
Adobe RGB color / Adobe YCC601 color
developed by Dolby Laboratories. the Dolby Pro Logic g matrix decoding technology. format of DTS, Inc., compatible with a sampling
Like x.v.Color, each of these color spaces defines
A total of 5.1 channels are played: 3 front channels Audio signals recorded in 2 channels are decoded frequency of 44.1 or 48 kHz and up to 5.1 channels
a palette of available colors that is larger than the
(FL , FR and C), 2 surround channels to achieve a natural sound with up to 7.1 channels. of digital discrete surround sound.
traditional RGB color model, and closer to the full
(SL and SR) and the LFE channel for low There are three modes: Music suited for playing DTS-ES Discrete 6.1
range of colors perceptible to the human eye.
frequencies. music, Cinema suited for playing movies, and DTS-ES Discrete 6.1 is a 6.1-channel discrete
Audyssey Dynamic EQ
Because of this, there is no crosstalk between Game which is optimized for playing games. digital audio format adding a surround back (SB)
Audyssey Dynamic EQ solves the problem of
channels and a realistic sound field with a three- Dolby Pro Logic gz channel to the DTS digital surround sound.
deteriorating sound quality as volume is decreased
dimensional feeling (sense of distance, movement Dolby Pro Logic gz introduces a new dimension to Decoding of conventional 5.1-channel audio signals
by taking into account human perception and room
and positioning) is achieved. Home Entertainment through the addition of a pair is also possible according to the decoder.
acoustics. Audyssey Dynamic EQ works in tandem
A realistic, powerful sense of presence is achieved of front height channels. Compatible with stereo, DTS-ES Matrix 6.1
with Audyssey MultEQ to provide well-balanced
when playing movie sources in AV rooms as well. 5.1-channel and 7.1-channel content, Dolby Pro DTS-ES Matrix 6.1 is a 6.1-channel discrete digital
sound for every listener at any volume level.
Dolby Digital EX Logic gz provides enhanced spaciousness, depth audio format inserting a surround back (SB) channel
Audyssey Dynamic Volume
Dolby Digital EX is a 6.1-channel surround format and dimension to movies, concert video and video to the DTS digital surround sound through matrix
Audyssey Dynamic Volume solves the problem of
proposed by Dolby Laboratories that allows users game playback while maintaining the full integrity encoding. Decoding of conventional 5.1-channel
large variations in volume level between television
to enjoy in their homes the DOLBY DIGITAL of the source mix. audio signals is also possible according to the
programs, commercials, and between the soft and
SURROUND EX audio format jointly developed by Dolby Pro Logic gz identifies and decodes spatial decoder.
loud passages of movies. Audyssey Dynamic EQ
Dolby Laboratories and Lucas Films. cues that occur naturally in all content, directing DTS Express
is integrated into Dynamic Volume so that as the
The 6.1 channels of sound, including surround back this information to the front height channels, DTS Express is an audio format supporting low bit
playback volume is adjusted automatically, the
channels, provide improved sound positioning and complementing the performance of left and right rates (max. 5.1 channels, 24 to 256 kbps).
perceived bass response, tonal balance, surround
expression of space. surround sound speakers. Content that is encoded DTS-HD
impression, and dialog clarity remain the same.
Dolby Digital Plus with Dolby Pro Logic gz height channel information This audio technology provides higher sound quality
Audyssey MultEQ
Dolby Digital Plus is an improved Dolby Digital signal can be even more revealing, with perceptually and enhanced functionality than the conventional
Audyssey MultEQ is a room equalization solution
format that is compatible with up to 7.1 channels discrete height channel information bringing an DTS and is adopted as an optional audio for Blu-ray
that calibrates any audio system so that it can
of discrete digital sound and also improves sound exciting new dimension to home entertainment. Disc. This technology supports multi-channel, high
achieve optimum performance for every listener
quality thanks to extra data bit rate performance. Dolby Pro Logic gz, with front height channels is data transfer speed, high sampling frequency, and
in a large listening area. Based on several room
It is upwardly compatible with conventional Dolby also an ideal alternative for households that cannot lossless audio playback. Maximum 7.1-channels are
measurements, MultEQ calculates an equalization
Digital, so it offers greater flexibility in response to support the placement of back surround speakers supported in Blu-ray Disc.
solution that corrects for both time and frequency
the source signal and the conditions of the playback of a typical 7.1-channel system but may have DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
response problems in the listening area and also
equipment. bookshelf space available to support the addition of DTS-HD High Resolution Audio is an improved
performs a fully automated surround system setup.
Dolby TrueHD height speakers. version of the conventional DTS, DTS-ES and
Auto Lip Sync
Dolby TrueHD is a high definition audio technology Downmix DTS 96/24 signals formats, compatible with
If you connect the receiver to a TV that supports the
developed by Dolby Laboratories, using lossless This function converts the number of channels of sampling frequencies of 96 or 48 kHz and up to
Auto Lip Sync function, it can automatically correct
coding technology to faithfully reproduce the sound surround audio to less number of channels and 7.1 channels of discrete digital sound. High data
delay between the audio and video.
of the studio master. plays back. bit rate performance provides high quality sound.
D This format is compatible with a maximum sampling DTS This format is fully compatible with conventional
Deep Color frequency of 96 kHz and up to 7.1 channels, so it is This is an abbreviation of Digital Theater System, products, including conventional DTS digital
This technology allows expression of more number used for applications particularly prioritizing sound which is a digital audio system developed by DTS. surround 5.1-channel data.
of colors than the conventional 8 bits and can quality. When playing back audio by connecting this system DTS-HD Master Audio
reproduce colors close to natural ones without color Dolby Pro Logic g with a device such as DTS amplifier, accurate sound DTS-HD Master Audio is DTS, Incs lossless audio
streak. Dolby Pro Logic g is a matrix decoding technology field position and realistic sound effect as if you are format compatible with up to 96 kHz/7.1 channels.
developed by Dolby Laboratories. in a movie theater can be obtained. The lossless audio coding technology faithfully
Regular music such as that on CDs is encoded into DTS 96/24 reproduces the sound of the studio master. It is fully
5 channels to achieve an excellent surround effect. DTS 96/24 is a digital audio format enabling high compatible with conventional products, including
The surround channel signals are converted into sound quality playback in 5.1 channels with a conventional DTS digital surround 5.1-channel data.
stereo and full band signals (with a frequency sampling frequency of 96 kHz and 24 bit quantization
response of 20 Hz to 20 kHz or greater) to create on DVD-Video.
a three-dimensional sound image offering a rich
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Explanation of terms

Simple version
DTS NEO:6 Surround P X
DTS NEO:6 is a matrix decoding technology Progressive (sequential scanning) x.v.Color
for achieving 6.1-channel surround playback This is a scanning system of video signal that This function lets HDTVs display colors more
with 2-channel sources. It includes DTS NEO:6 displays 1 frame of video as one image. Compared accurately. It enables display with natural, vivid
Cinema suited for playing movies and DTS to the interlace system, this system provides colors. x.v.Color is a Sony registered trademark.
NEO:6 Music suited for playing music. images with less flickering and bleeding.
Dynamic range Z
Protection Circuit
The difference between the maximum undistorted This is a function to prevent damage to components ZONE2
sound level and the minimum sound level that is within the power supply when an abnormality This unit can operate in a room other than the room
discernible above the noise emitted by the device. such as an overload, excess voltage occurs or where this unit is placed (MAIN ZONE) (ZONE2

Basic version
temperature for any reason. playback). The room for ZONE2 playback is called
H ZONE2.
HDCP In this unit, the power indicator blinks and the unit
When transmitting digital signals between devices, enters standby mode when an abnormality occurs.
this copyright protection technology encrypts S
the signals to prevent content from being copied Sampling frequency
without authorization. Sampling involves taking a reading of a sound wave
HDMI (analog signal) at regular intervals and expressing
This is an abbreviation of High-Definition Multimedia the height of the wave at each reading in digitized
Interface, which is an AV digital interface that can format (producing a digital signal).
be connected to a TV or amplifier. Video signal and The number of readings taken in one second is
audio signal can be connected using 1 cable. called the sampling frequency. The larger the
L value, the closer the reproduced sound is to the

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LFE original.
This is an abbreviation of Low Frequency Effect, S/PDIF
which is an output channel that emphasizes One of the standards for digital transmission of
low frequency effect sound. Surround audio is audio signals.
intensified by outputting 20 Hz to 120 Hz deep Speaker impedance
bass. This is an AC resistance value, indicated in
(ohms). Greater power can be obtained with this
M value smaller.
MAIN ZONE sYCC601 color
The room where this unit is placed is called the Like x.v.Color, each of these color spaces defines
MAIN ZONE. a palette of available colors that is larger than the
MP3 (MPEG Audio Player 3) traditional RGB color model, and closer to the full
This is an internationally standardized audio data range of colors perceptible to the human eye.
compression scheme, using the MPEG-1 video
W
compression standard. It compresses the data
volume to about one eleventh its original size while WMA (Windows Media Audio)
maintaining sound quality equivalent to a music CD. This is audio compression technology developed by
MPEG (Moving Picture Experts Group), MPEG-2, Microsoft Corporation.
MPEG-4 WMA data can be encoded using Windows

Information
These are the names for digital compression format Media Player Ver.7, 7.1, Windows MediaPlayer
standards used for the encoding of video and audio. for Windows XP and Windows Media Player 9
Video standards include MPEG-1 Video, MPEG- Series.
2 Video, MPEG-4 Visual, MPEG-4 AVC. Audio To encode WMA files, only use applications
standards include MPEG-1 Audio, MPEG-2 authorized by Microsoft Corporation. If you use
Audio, MPEG-4 AAC. an unauthorized application, the file may not work
properly.

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Troubleshooting
If a problem should arise, first check the following: GAudioH
1. Are the connections correct? Symptom Cause/Solution Page
2. Is the set being operated as described in the owners manual?
3. Are the other components operating properly? Audio is not output. Check the connections for all devices. 5, 15 19
If this unit does not operate properly, check the items listed in the table below. Should the problem persist, Check the speaker connections. 5, 31, 32
there may be a malfunction. Check whether the audio device power is turned on. 6
In this case, disconnect the power immediately and contact your store of purchase. Adjust the master volume. 20, 37
Cancel the mute mode. 20, 37
GGeneralH Select a suitable input source. 20, 37
Select a suitable input mode. 46
Symptom Cause/Solution Page Disconnect the headphones. No sound is output from the speakers 65
Power does not turn Check whether the power plug is correctly inserted into the power 5 or the PRE OUT connectors when headphones are connected.
on. outlet. No sound is Check if the surround speakers are connected to the SURROUND
The protection circuit is active. Disconnect the power plug from 5, 75 produced from terminals.
the electric outlet, wait 5 to 10 seconds and then insert it back surround speaker.
into the outlet.
No sound is Set Amp Assign on the menu to Normal. 52
Display is off. Set Display on the menu to something other than OFF. 58 produced from Set Speaker Config. S.Back on the menu to something 53
surround back other than None.
The power indicator The temperature inside the unit has risen. Please turn off power
speaker. Set Surround Parameter S.Back on the menu to something 48
is blinking red once, and re-apply the power after the temperature has fallen
other than OFF.
in intervals of sufficiently.
Set the surround mode to something other than STEREO. 26
approximately 2 Please re-install this unit in a place having good ventilation.
seconds. No sound is Set Surround Parameter Front Height on the menu to 48
produced from front ON.
The power indicator Please use speakers which have the specified impedance. 4
height speaker. Set Amp Assign on the menu to Front Height. 52
is blinking red The speaker cable has shorted (is touching). Firmly twist the core 4
Set Speaker Config. Surround on the menu to something
in intervals of wire in the speaker cable, and then re-connect it to the speaker
other than OFF.
approximately 0.5 terminal.
seconds. No sound is Check the subwoofer connections. 5, 31, 32
produced from Turn on the subwoofers power. 6
After turning on the This unit amplifier circuit has failed. Turn off the power and please
subwoofer. Set Speaker Config. Subwoofer on the menu to Yes. 52
power, the power contact the DENON service adviser.
If Front and Center for Speaker Config. are set to Large, 53
indicator is blinking
and Subwoofer Mode is set to LFE, no sound may be output
red in intervals of
from the subwoofers, depending on the input signal or selected
approximately 0.5
surround mode.
seconds.
DTS sound is not Set Decode Mode on the menu to Auto or DTS. 46
Set does not operate Reset the microprocessor. 78
output.
properly.
Dolby TrueHD, DTS- Make HDMI connections. 14
GVideoH HD, Dolby Digital
Symptom Cause/Solution Page Plus audio is not
output.
No picture appears. Check the TV connection. 5
Set the TV input correctly. 6

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GHDMIH GUSB memory deviceH
Symptom Cause/Solution Page Symptom Cause/Solution Page

Simple version
No audio is Check the connection of the HDMI connectors. 14 When a USB The set cannot recognize a USB memory device. Check the 18
output with HDMI When outputting HDMI audio from the speakers, set HDMI 55 memory device is connection.
connection. Audio Out on the menu to Amp. connected, USB is A USB memory device not conforming to mass storage class is
When outputting HDMI audio from a TV, set HDMI Audio Out 55 not displayed on the connected. Connect a USB memory device conforming to mass
on the menu to TV. menu. storage class.
No video is Check the connection of the HDMI connectors. 14 A USB memory device cannot be connected via a USB hub. 18
output with HDMI Set the input source to match the connected HDMI connector. 14, 20 Files on a USB Set the USB memory device format to FAT16 or FAT32. For
connection. Check whether the TV is compatible with copyright protection 14 memory device details, refer to the USB memory devices operating instructions.
(HDCP). If connected to a device not compatible with HDCP, video cannot be played. If the USB memory device is divided into multiple partitions, only

Basic version
will not be output correctly. files stored in the top partition can be played.
When the following Set HDMI Control on the menu to OFF. To operate power 34, 55 The file is recorded in an incompatible format. Please record it in
operations are only for each device, set Power Off Control to OFF. a compatible format.
performed on This unit cannot play back files covered by copyright protection.
devices compatible The file names Characters that cannot be displayed on this unit are replaced by 21, 23
with HDMI control, are not displayed . (period).
the same operations properly (..., etc.).
occur on this unit. The sound quality is The file being played back has a low bit rate.
Power ON/OFF poor or there is noise
Switching audio during playback.
output devices
Connection Error Unable to communicate properly. Turn off the power to this unit,
Adjust volume
is displayed. unplug the USB memory device and then plug it back in.
Switch input source

Advanced version
The USB memory device is not responding. Turn off the power to
GRadioH this unit, unplug the USB memory device and then plug it back in.
Symptom Cause/Solution Page Overcurrent is The USB memory device is consuming too much power. When
displayed. using a USB portable hard disk that can be powered by an AC
Reception fails, or Change the antenna orientation or position. 19
adapter, connect its AC adapter.
there is a lot of noise Separate the AM loop antenna from the unit. 19
or distortion. Use an FM outdoor antenna. 19 GRemote control unitH
Separate the antenna from other connection cables. 19 Symptom Cause/Solution Page
GiPodH The set cannot be Batteries are worn out. Replace with new batteries. 68
Symptom Cause/Solution Page operated with the Operate the remote control unit within a distance of about 23 ft / 68
remote control unit. 7 m from this unit and at an angle of within 30.
iPod cannot be Check the iPod connections. 18
Remove any obstacle between this unit and the remote control 68
played. Plug the control dock for iPods AC adapter into a power outlet.
unit.
Switch the input source to DOCK. 20
Insert the batteries in the proper direction, checking the q and 68
If using an iPod connected to the USB port, incompatible iPod 22
w marks.
types cannot be played back.
The sets remote control sensor is exposed to strong light (direct 68
Connection Error Unable to communicate properly. Turn off the power to this unit, sunlight, inverter type fluorescent bulb light, etc.). Move the set
is displayed. disconnect the iPod and then reconnect it. to a place in which the remote control sensor will not be exposed

Information
Not Support is The iPod connected to the unit is not compatible. Please make 22 to strong light.
displayed. sure the iPod you are connecting is compatible.
The software version of the connected iPod is an old one. Please
update to the latest version.
Connection Error The iPod is not responding. Turn off the power to this unit,
is displayed. disconnect the iPod and then reconnect it.

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Resetting the microprocessor Specifications


Perform this procedure if the display is abnormal or if operations cannot be performed.
When the microprocessor is reset, all the settings are reset to their default values.
nn Audio section
ON/STANDBY SURROUND MODE 1 Power amplifier
Rated output: Front:
90 W + 90 W (8 , 20 Hz 20 kHz with 0.08 % T.H.D.)
125 W + 125 W (6 , 1 kHz with 0.7 % T.H.D.)
Center:
90 W (8 , 20 Hz 20 kHz with 0.08 % T.H.D.)
125 W (6 , 1 kHz with 0.7 % T.H.D.)
Surround:
90 W + 90 W (8 , 20 Hz 20 kHz with 0.08 % T.H.D.)
125 W + 125 W (6 , 1 kHz with 0.7 % T.H.D.)
Surround back:
90 W + 90 W (8 , 20 Hz 20 kHz with 0.08 % T.H.D.)
125 W + 125 W (6 , 1 kHz with 0.7 % T.H.D.)
SURROUND MODE 0 Output connectors: 6 16
Analog
Input sensitivity/Input impedance: 200 mV/47 k

1 Turn off the power using ON/STANDBY. Frequency response:


S/N:
10 Hz 100 kHz +1, 3 dB (DIRECT mode)
100 dB (IHFA weighted, DIRECT mode)

2 Press ON/STANDBY while simultaneously pressing SURROUND MODE 0 and


SURROUND MODE 1.
nn Video section
Standard video connectors
Input/output level and impedance: 1 Vp-p, 75

3 Once the display starts flashing at intervals of about 1 second, release the two Frequency response: 5 Hz 10 MHz +1, 3 dB
Color component video connector
buttons. Input/output level and impedance: Y (brightness) signal 1 Vp-p, 75
PB / CB signal 0.7 Vp-p, 75
PR / CR signal 0.7 Vp-p, 75
Frequency response: 5 Hz 60 MHz +0, 3 dB
If in step 3 the display does not flash at intervals of about 1 second, start over from step 1.
nn Tuner section [FM] [AM]
(Note: V at 75 , 0 dBf = 1 x 1015 W)
Receiving Range: 87.5 MHz 107.9 MHz 520 kHz 1710 kHz
Usable Sensitivity: 1.2 V (12.8 dBf) 18 V
50 dB Quieting Sensitivity: MONO 2.8 V (20.2 dBf)
S/N (IHF-A): MONO 70 dB
STEREO 67 dB
Total harmonic Distortion (at 1 kHz): MONO 0.7 %
STEREO 1.0 %
nn General
Power supply: AC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power consumption: 460 W
0.1 W (Standby)
3 W (CEC standby)
Maximum external dimensions: 434 (W) x 171 (H) x 381 (D) mm (17-3/32 x 6-47/64 x 15)
Weight: 10.2 kg (22 lbs 7.8 oz)

nn Remote Control Unit (RC-1146)


Batteries: R6/AA Type (two batteries)
Maximum external dimensions: 53 (W) x 224 (H) x 28 (D) mm (2-3/32 x 8-13/16 x 1-7/64)
Weight: 160 g (5.6 oz, including batteries)

For purposes of improvement, specifications and design are subject to change without notice.

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Index Channel Level 54 Dynamic EQ 50 Manual EQ 51
Characters 41 Dynamic range 75 Manual Setup 52

Simple version
Cinema EQ 47 Dynamic Volume 50 Master volume display 57
vvNumerics
Coaxial digital cable 17 Menu map 39
2.1-channel 32 Component video cable 17 vvE Mode 47
2ch DIRECT/STEREO 55 Condensation 2 MP3 75
Effect Lev. 48
3D 14 Connection MPEG 75
EQ Customize 56
5.1-channel 4 Antenna 19 MultEQ 49
Error messages (Auto Setup) 10
6.1-channel 30, 31 Blu-ray Disc player 15, 16 Mute Level 56, 57
7.1-channel 30, 31 Cable TV 17 vvF
CD player 19 FM indoor antenna 19
vvO
vvA Control dock for iPod 18 Front A/B (connection) 30, 32 On-Screen Display 57

Basic version
Accessories 1 Digital camcorder 17 Optical cable 16
Front Height 48, 53
Adjust CH 51 DVD player 15, 16 Option Setup 57
Front height speaker 30, 31
Adobe RGB color / Adobe YCC601 color 74 Game console 15 Display 58
Front Panel 65
AFDM 48 HDMI 14 On-Screen Display 57
Front Speaker Setup 54
AM loop antenna 19 iPod (USB) 18 Quick Select Name 57
Amp Assign 52 Power cord 5 vvH Remote Preset Codes 57
ARC 15 Satellite tuner 17 Setup Lock 58
HDCP 14, 75
Aspect 45 Set-top box15, 17 Source Delete 57
HDMI 14, 75
Audio Adjust 47 Speaker 4, 31 Volume Control 57
HDMI 1.4 14, 15
Audio cable 5, 16, 17, 19 TV 5, 15, 16 Zone Rename 58
HDMI Audio Out 55
Audio Delay 51 USB memory device 18
HDMI cable 5, 15
Audio Setup 55 Crossover Frequency 54 vvP
HDMI Control 34, 55
Audyssey Auto Setup 6, 33

Advanced version
HDMI Setup 55 Panorama 48
Audyssey Dynamic EQ 50, 74 vvD Parameter Check 10
Headphones 65
Audyssey Dynamic Volume 50, 74 D.Comp 47 Height Gain 49 Playback
Audyssey MultEQ 49, 65, 74 Decode Mode 46 Blu-ray Disc player 21
Audyssey Settings 49 Deep Color 14, 74 vvI CD player 21
Auto Lip Sync 55, 74 DENON original surround mode 28
Information 59 Direct 28
Auto Preset 43 Dimension 48
Audio Input Signal 59 DVD player 21
Auto Setup 6, 33 Display 58, 65
Auto Surround Mode 59 FM/AM broadcasts 24
Auto Surround Mode 56 Distance 53
HDMI Information 59 iPod (Control dock for iPod) 21
Dolby iPod (USB) 22
vvB Preset Channel 59
Dolby Digital 27, 74 MP3 25
Quick Select 59
Banana plug 4 Dolby Digital EX 27, 74 Pure direct 28
Status 59
Base Curve Copy 51 Dolby Digital Plus 27, 74 Standard 26
Input Assign 44
Bass 49 Dolby Pro Logic II74 Stereo 28
Input Mode 46
Bass Setting 53 Dolby Pro Logic IIx74 USB memory device 25
Input Setup 42
Bi-amp 32 Dolby Pro Logic IIz30, 74 WMA 25
Input signal 27, 72
Browse mode 21, 23 Dolby TrueHD 27, 74 ZONE2 37
iPod PLAY 23
Downmix 74 Playback Mode (Control dock for iPod) 46
vvC i/p Scaler 45
DRC 47 Playback Mode (USB) 46

Information
Cable DTS 27, 74 vvL Power Off Control 55
Audio cable 5, 16, 17, 19 DTS 96/24 27, 74 Power On Level 56, 57
Level Lch 56
Coaxial digital cable 17 DTS-ES Discrete 6.1 27, 74 Preset codes 57, 60
Level Rch 56
Component video cable 17 DTS-ES Matrix 6.1 27, 74 Preset Name 44
LFE 47, 75
HDMI cable 5, 15 DTS-HD 27, 74 Preset Skip 43
Listening mode 26
Optical cable 16 DTS-HD High Resolution Audio74 Presetting radio stations 24
Listening position 7
Speaker cable 5 DTS-HD Master Audio74 Progressive 75
Video cable16, 17 DTS Digital Surround74 Progressive Mode 45
vvM
Center Image 47 DTS Express74 Protection circuit 75
Center Width 48 DTS NEO:6 Surround 26, 75 MAIN ZONE 37, 75
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vvQ Treble 49
Turn off power (standby) 11
Quick select 36, 38 Turn on power 6
Quick Select Name 57
vvV
vvR
Video 45
Rear panel 66 Video cable 16, 17
Reference Level Offset 50 Video conversion 13
Remote control unit 60, 67 Video Mode 45
Inserting the batteries 68 Video Select 45
Operating components 62 Volume Control 57
Registering Preset Codes 60 Volume Limit 56, 57
Remote mode 21, 23
Remote Preset Codes 57 vvW
Rename 46
WMA 75
Repeat 46
Resetting the microprocessor 78 vvX
Resolution 45
RESTORER 51 x.v.Color 75
Room Size 48
vvZ
vvS ZONE2 37, 65, 75
Sampling frequency 75 ZONE2 Setup 56
S.Back 48, 53 Zone Rename 58
Screensaver 57
Selecting the input source 20
Setup Lock 58
Shuffle 46
Sleep timer 35
Source Delete 57
Source Level 46
S/PDIF 75
Speaker
Connect 4, 31
Install 4, 30
Set up 6, 33
Speaker cable 5
Speaker Config. 52
Speaker impedance 4, 75
Speaker Setup 52
Standby Source 55
Subwoofer 49
Subwoofer setting 7
Surround back speaker 30, 31
Surround Mode 26, 70
Surround Parameter 47
sYCC601 color 75

vvT
Tone 49
Tone Control 49
Trademark 69

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