Upgrade your home theatre with the Denon AVR-S960H. With 145W per channel, the performance-tuned Denon AV receiver delivers an amazing 3D audio experience. The Denon AVR-S960H supports the latest in 3D sound formats such as Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X, and DTS Virtual:X. The AVR-S960H also supports the latest video technologies such as 8K/60Hz and 4K/120Hz** pass-through, Dolby Vision, HDR10, HDR10+, Dynamic HDR, HLG, as well as 8K upscaling and HDCP 2.3 support on all HDMI inputs (6 in/2 out).
The front-panel USB offers convenient audio playback of MP3 and Hi-Res audio formats (WAV, FLAC, ALAC and DSD 2.8/5.6MHz files). Stream popular music services like Spotify, Amazon Music HD, TIDAL and more wirelessly via Bluetooth, Apple AirPlay 2 and Wi-Fi with HEOS Built-in. The new Denon AVR-S960H also works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Siri for effortless voice control.
By visually guiding you through each step in the setup process, the award-winning Denon Setup Assistant ensures a fast, simple onboarding experience. Because the acoustics of every home theatre are different, the AVR-S960H features premium room calibration technology from Audyssey to automatically measure and optimize your AV receiver, providing a truly immersive 3D audio experience.
ULTIMATE HOME THEATRE EXPERIENCE – 8K READY
The AVR-S960H enables a superior movie experience with 8K/60Hz pass-through, as well as elevated gaming with 4K/120Hz** pass-through and support for the latest HDMI specifications. With support for the highest quality 3D audio formats, experience your entertainment in more detail than ever. The new AVR-S960H lets you build the best 4K home theatre today and gives you the comfort of knowing that your AV receiver is 8K ready when you are.
FULL 3D AUDIO SUPPORT
Immerse yourself in 3D audio with Dolby Atmos®, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X® and DTS Virtual:X™.
- DOLBY ATMOS®
DRIVE IMMERSIVE SURROUND SOUND
Set up Dolby Atmos with a 5.1.2 surround sound speaker system using Dolby Atmos elevation speakers or dedicated overhead speakers for the ultimate home theatre experience.
Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology provides immersive audio without height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 7.1, 5.1 or 2.1 speaker arrangement.
GEARED UP FOR 8K ULTRA HD
With the new AVR-S960H, enjoy all your entertainment with latest technology available and watch your movies in unrivaled clarity. Enjoy your movies in 8K with 8K/60Hz pass-through and upscaling, as well advanced technologies like Dynamic HDR and Quick Media Switching (QMS), which is used in movies to eliminate video delay.
- 8K HDMI SPECS WITH EARC
- ADVANCED VIDEO SECTION
- HDR / DOLBY VISION
8K HDMI VIDEO SECTION WITH EARC
The main HDMI output of the AVR-S960H supports eARC (enhanced Audio Return Channel) to enable uncompressed and object-based audio transmission directly from your smart TV apps to your AV receiver.
Enjoy your favourite movies, shows and games with the best picture quality available. The AVR-S960H features an advanced HDMI section (6 in/2 out) with a dedicated 8K input that will support 8K/60Hz and 4K/120Hz** video pass-through and upscaling. All HDMI inputs feature 4:4:4 Pure Color sub sampling, Dolby Vision, HDR10, HDR10+, Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG), Dynamic HDR, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support for exceptional colour, clarity and contrast. Available on all HDMI ports, enjoy 8K upscaling, as well as HDCP 2.3, letting you enjoy copy-protected content uninhibited. The AVR-S960H also adopts eARC (enhanced Audio Return Channel) to support 3D audio formats directly from your smart TV apps to your AV receiver.
THE NEXT GENERATION IN GAMING
With the new AVR-S960H, enjoy gaming to its fullest potential. The AVR-S960H supports 4K/120Hz** pass-through as well as Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), Quick Frame Transport (QFT), and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM), which reduced or eliminates lag and frame tearing to offer a smoother, lag-free gaming experience.
** Available via a future update.
WORKS WITH LATEST VOICE ASSISTANTS
Enjoy effortless voice control and total flexibility from the leading voice services. Using a smart speaker or your phone, speak commands with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Siri. Ask to play your favourite music, turn the volume up, skip to the next track, switch inputs and more. Switch between voice services or pick a favourite to use — the choice is yours. Functionality varies by voice agent.Service availability varies by region.
- GOOGLE ASSISTANT
- APPLE SIRI
WORKS WITH AMAZON ALEXA
Control the AVR-S960H hands-free with Amazon Alexa and your voice. Adjust the volume, skip to the next track, switch inputs for your different media players and more — “Just Ask.” Download the HEOS Home Entertainment Skill to enable Amazon Alexa voice commands for your AVR-S960H, HEOS devices and other select Denon products. Requires Alexa app and Amazon Echo, Dot or equivalent.
HIGH-RESOLUTION AUDIO SUPPORT
Enjoy superb audio fidelity with your favourite high-resolution audio tracks. The AVR-S960H with AKM 32-bit D/A converters features high-resolution audio decoding with multiple lossless file types, including ALAC, FLAC and WAV at up to 192kHz/24bit. It is also compatible with 2.8/5.6-MHz DSD files (DSD is the audio coding format of SACD). Play them from memory devices via the front panel USB, or over network sources. The AVR-S960H also supports other file types such as MP3 and WMA to consistently give an exceptional listening experience.
- PHONO INPUT
- DUAL SUB OUTPUTS
- ROON TESTED
PHONO INPUT FOR TURNTABLE/VINYL SUPPORT
Featuring a built-in phono input, the AVR-S960H lets you connect your turntable and play vinyl records. Enjoy your vintage collection with exceptional quality and sound.
ADVANCED SOUND PROCESSING
Experience extraordinary sound quality from both music and movies.
- ALL ZONE TV AUDIO
With the Denon AVR-S960H, it’s possible to enjoy multi-channel surround sound in one room and a separate source or music stream in another. Watch a movie in one room while another family member listens to music in a different zone without interruption. Make use of the internal amps to power the speakers.
BLUETOOTH AUDIO TRANSMISSION
Enjoy your favourite audio without waking your whole home by transmitting the audio coming from your AV receiver to your Bluetooth headphones. The AVR-S960H even allows you to play the audio on both Bluetooth headphones and connected speakers simultaneously. If you have a family member or a friend who is hearing impaired, we recommend this setup.
EASY SETUP EXPERIENCE
The included AVR-S960H Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the AVR-S960H via HDMI, the award winning Denon Setup Assistant appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step by step. A row of colour-coded speaker connections is laid out horizontally, making organizing and connecting speaker wires simple.
- QUICK SELECT
- SMART TV
- APP CONTROL
- AUDYSSEY PRESETS
QUICK SELECTS FOR USER-FRIENDLY AUDIO TUNING
The Denon AVR-S960H front panel features four Quick Select buttons that store your preferred audio settings for each source. Switch between TV audio, Blu-ray, media players and more, and the AVR-S960H adjusts the EQ settings to your preferences for that media source. Use the buttons on the front panel or opt for the same Quick Selects on the AV receiver remote for faster control. Now allows for one-push all zone stereo mode via Quick Select.
HEOS BUILT-IN FOR WIRELESS MUSIC STREAMING
Enjoy your favourite music in any room of your home wirelessly with HEOS Built-in technology. Play the same song in every room or select a different song for each connected room — the choice is yours. Also works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Apple Siri to provide cutting-edge voice control and incredible sound for all your home entertainment. Connect your Denon Home speakers for a whole-home audio experience.
HEOS supports free and premium Spotify, Amazon Music HD, TuneIn, SoundCloud, TIDAL and more.
(Not all music services available in all regions.)
|DTS HD Master / DTS:X / DTS:X Pro||Yes / Yes / No|
|DTS Neo:X / DTS Neural:X||No / Yes|
|Dolby TrueHD / Dolby Atmos/Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization||Yes / Yes / Yes|
|Dolby ProLogic Ilz / Dolby Surround||No / Yes|
|Max Number of Processing (Preamp) Channels||7.1|
|Discrete Power Amplifier||Yes|
|Audyssey Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume||Yes / Yes|
|Compressed Audio Restorer||Yes|
|HEOS Wireless Multi-Room Technology||Yes|
|Bluetooth Re-transmit for Bluetooth headphones||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 192/24 / WAV 192/24 / ALAC 192/24||Yes / Yes / Yes|
|DSD Audio Streaming||Yes (2.8/5.6MHz)|
|FLAC HD 192/24||Yes|
|Gapless playback||Yes (FLAC, WAV, ALAC ,DSD)|
|AirPlay Audio Streaming||Yes (AirPlay2)|
|Internet Radio||Yes (TuneIn)|
|Other Streaming Services||Amazon Music HD/
Amazon Music / TIDAL / Deezer / iHeart Radio / Napster / Soundcloud / Mood Mix
|HEOS App Control||Yes|
|Compatible with Remote APP for Smart Phones||Denon 2016 AVR Remote|
|Compatible with Remote APP for Tablets||Android / iOS / Amazon Kindle|
|HDMI Inputs: Back / Front||6 / No|
|HDMI Outputs: Main / Zone||2 / No|
|HDMI to HDMI Scaling||up to 8K 60/50|
|GUI Overlay on HDMI||Yes|
|ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode) Pass-through for gaming||Yes|
|3D Signal Pass-through||Yes|
|8K signal pass-through / scaling / GUI overlay||Yes / Yes / Yes|
|4K Signal Pass-through / Scaling / GUI Overlay||Yes / Yes / Yes|
|HDMI pass-though in standby mode||Yes|
|Picture Adjust / Noise Reduction||Yes / Yes|
|Audio Return Channel||Yes|
|Zone Audio Source: HDMI / Opt, Coax / Network, USB / Analog||Yes (2ch) / Yes (2ch) / Yes / Yes|
|Zone Audio Output: Speaker / Preout||Yes / No|
|IP Control / RS232 Control / Web Control / App Control||Yes / No / Yes / Yes|
|Remote In / Out||No / No|
|Auto Speaker Setup by Microphone||Audyssey MultEQ|
|FL Display||1 line|
|Graphic User Interface – GUI||Advanced|
|Quick Select Plus / Quick Select||Yes / No|
|Firmware Update by: Network / USB||Yes / Yes|
|Variable Cross Over||Yes|
|Optimized Bass Redirection||Yes|
|Auto Power Off||Yes|
|Composite In / Out||2 / 1|
|Component In / Out||2 / 2|
|HDMI In / Out||6 / 2|
|Multi-room Video Out: Video / HDMI||No / No|
|Analogue In/out||4 / No|
|Phono (MM) In||Yes|
|Digital In: Optical / Coaxial||2 / 1|
|Multi-room Out: Analog / Digital||No / No|
|Multichannel Preout||Yes (0.2)|
|Speaker Terminal: Gold Plated Screw / Regular Screw||No / Yes|
|Number of Speaker Terminals||7|
|Multi-Room Speaker Terminal||assignable|
|Front Inputs: Audio / Composite / Digital (Opt) / HDMI / USB||No / No / No / No / Yes|
|USB Audio / Made for iPod / Made for iPhone||Yes / No / No|
|Number of Power Amps||7|
|Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz – 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive)||90 W|
|Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive)||125 W|
|Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 10% 1ch Drive)||185 W|
|System Remote Control||RC-1239|
|Pre-programmed / Learnable / LCD Display||No / No / No|
|Power Consumption in W||500|
|Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off) in W||35 W / 75 W|
|Standby Consumption in W||0.1|
|CEC Standby Consumption in W||0.5|
|Network Standby Consumption in W||2.7|
Antenna: Horizontal: (W x D x H) in Inches
Antenna: Vertical: (W x D x H) in Inches
W/O Antenna: (W x D x H) in Inches
17.1 x 13.4 x 6.6
( 17.1 x 13.4 x 9.3 )
【 17.1 x 13.0 x 6.6 】
|Carton Dimensions (Packaging) (W x D x H) in Inches)||20.5 x 16.9 x 9.6 (in) (TBD)|
|Weight in LBS||21.0 (TBD)|
|Weight in LBS (Packaging)||25.4 (TBD)|
|Power Supply||AC 120 V, 60 Hz|
|Speaker impedance||4 -16Ω/ohms|