Enjoy incredible 8K video and enveloping 3D audio from the AVR-S970H. Fill medium-size rooms with more refined sound from a 7.2 or 5.2.2 setup with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X. And with HEOS® Built-in, wirelessly stream online music and share with HEOS-enabled speakers in other rooms.
High-performance discrete 7-channel amplifier
Discrete high-current amplifiers on all channels to deliver up to 90W per channel (at 8 ohms, 20-20kHz, THD 0.08%)—enough power to drive any speaker.
Immersive audio experience
Get immersed in music and movies with Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X® plus Dolby Surround and DTS Neural:X upmixer to optimize older content.
Advanced 8K home theater
8K video is supported on three of six HDMI inputs and one of the two outputs. Enjoy easy video compatibility and great picture quality with HLG, HDR, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, and Dynamic HDR pass-through.
HEOS® Built-in technology
Stream music wirelessly to compatible HEOS-enabled components from a variety of streaming services. Add Denon Home speakers to more rooms and control it all with the HEOS app.
- Powerful sound: Fill a medium-size room with powerful, more refined sound.
- Immersive 3D audio: Feel fully immersed in your music or movie sound.
- Geared for 8K: Enjoy amazing video quality from the latest 8K technology available.
- Music streaming throughout your home: With HEOS® Built-in, easily access streaming music and share with HEOS-enabled speakers in other rooms.
- Multichannel Surround
- DTS HD Master, DTS:X, DTS:X Pro: Yes, Yes, No
- DTS Neo:X, DTS Neural:X: No, Yes
- DTS Virtual:X: Yes
- Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization, Dolby Atmos Music: Yes, Yes, Yes, Yes
- Dolby ProLogic Ilz, Dolby Surround: No, Yes
- Multichannel Stereo: Yes
- Max. Number of Processing (Pre-Amp) Channels: 7.1
- Sound Enhancements
- Discrete Power Amplifier: Yes
- Pure Direct: Yes
- Audyssey: MultEQ
- Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Dynamic Volume: Yes, Yes
- Compressed Audio Restorer: Yes
- Media Server: Yes
- HEOS Wireless Multi-Room Technology: Yes
- Alexa / Google Voice Assistant / Apple HomePod: Yes, Yes, Yes
- Lossy Formats: MP3, WMA, AAC: Yes, Yes, Yes
- Lossless Formats: FLAC, ALAC, WAV: Yes, Yes, Yes
- Lossless Formats: FLAC HD, WAV, ALAC (all 192kHz/24 bit): Yes, Yes, Yes
- DSD Audio Streaming: Yes (2.8/5.6MHz)
- AirPlay 2: Yes
- TuneIn: Yes
- Spotify Connect: Yes
- Pandora: Yes
- SiriusXM: Yes
- Roon Tested: Yes
- HEOS App Control: Yes
- HDMI Inputs: Back, Front: 6, No
- HDCP2.3 support: Yes
- HDMI Outputs: Main, Zone: 2 / No
- HDMI 2.1: 8K/60Hz AB, 4K/120Hz AB: Yes, Yes
- HDMI In, Out: 6, 2
- Multi-Room Video Out: Video, HDMI: No, No
- Analog In, Out: 4, No
- Phono (MM) In: Yes
- Digital In: Optical, Coaxial: 2, 1
- Subwoofer Out: 2
- Number of Power Amps: 7
- Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive): 90W
- Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive): 125W
- Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 10% 1ch Drive): 185W
- Power Consumption in W: 500
- Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off) in W: 35W/75W
- Standby Consumption in W: 0.1
- CEC Standby Consumption in W: 0.5
- Network Standby Consumption in W: Less than 2.0
- Maximum Dimensions: 17.1 x 13.4 x 6.6
- Weight in LBS: 21.0
WARNING: California Residents - Proposition 65. This product can expose you to chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov