$799.99 excluding tax
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Pioneer® Elite AV Receiver | 9.2 Channel x 225W
Designed for optimum IMAX® Enhanced and Dolby Atmos®/DTS:X movie playback in a seamless 7.2.2ch/5.2.4ch surround sound calibrated by Advanced MCACC, along with support for next-generation video standards, the VSX-LX304 brings multi-dimensional audio and video to your home entertainment installs. Dolby Atmos Height Virtualizer* can provide virtual sound effects without using height or surround speakers. Deliver multi-room audio streaming with SONOS system, FlareConnect™, Chromecast built-in, DTS Play-Fi®, and Apple AirPlay 2. *Available with future firmware update.
Next Generation Video Standard Ready
The VSX-LX304 supports pass-through for HDR10, HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma), and Dolby Vision signals. By connecting a compatible source device, your clients can enjoy all contemporary high-quality video standards on a separate display. All HDMI terminals also support 4K (60p/4:4:4/24-bit), Wide Color Gamut (BT.2020), and HDCP 2.2, streamlining the process of upgrading devices, allowing clients to enjoy premium content such as 4K videos with digital copy protection.
With Sonos Connect, the awesome home theater you’ve built around an Elite receiver can now be part of an existing Sonos Home Sound System, or the start of a new one. Instantly upgrade the music streaming capability of your client’s home theater with Sonos Connect and a free firmware update. After a simple set up, the Elite A/V receiver will seamlessly tie into Sonos, instantly waking, changing inputs and playing at the volume your client commands through the familiar Sonos app.
The VSX-LX304 is IMAX Enhanced, certified to deliver the powerful sound just as intended by the filmmaker, providing an immersive experience from your client’s home theater.
Dolby Atmos®/Dolby Surround Upmixing
The VSX-LX304 is compatible with 7.2.2ch/5.2.4ch configuration of the latest Dolby Atmos theater sound platform. Capable of reproducing object-oriented sound in smooth, curving movements, or the realistic three-dimensional movement overhead by the top speakers. Other audio codecs, including DTS formats, can now be upmixed using Dolby Surround for the ultimate 3D surround sound experience.Feature 4
DTS:X®/DTS Neural:X Upmixing
DTS:X is the next-generation audio codec from DTS, leveraging object-based audio to enable new immersive and interactive audio experiences. Deliver a seamless soundscape with 7.2.2ch/5.2.4ch surround system for maximum audio/video excitement. Other audio codecs such as PCM and DSD can be upmixed using DTS Neural:X for superb 3D surround sound.
Powered Zone 2 with Dedicated DAC
With this powered feature, the VSX-LX304 can directly drive speakers in another room, without the need for a separate amplifier. What’s more, the dedicated DAC for Zone 2 lets your client listen to all digital audio sources.
Zone B Output for Wireless Headphones
The VSX-LX304 is equipped with Zone B audio output terminals for expanding the Main Zone sound. Your client can listen to the sound playing in the living room via wireless headphones.
Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization*
When playing any Dolby format, engaging the Dolby Atmos Height Virtualizer enables a more immersive listening experience, creating a virtual surround and height effect from traditional speaker layouts without employing additional surround or height speakers. *Function available with future firmware update.
MCACC Auto Room Tuning
Optimize the acoustics of any environment with Pioneer’s MCACC (Multi-Channel Acoustic Calibration System), developed for meeting the high-quality audio demands of professional recording studios. With a custom-built microphone, the system automatically compensates for variations in speaker size, level, and distance, and equalizes itself automatically in response.
The VSX-LX304 comes with Chromecast built-in, allowing mobile devices to stream music, radio, or podcasts to the speakers. Clients can control audio from anywhere in the house using Chromecast enabled apps running on their mobile device—iPhone, iPad, Android phone and tablet, Mac and Windows laptop, and Chromebook™. The VSX-LX304 also works with Google Assistant, so your clients can use their voice to turn up the volume, skip tracks, or stop the music using a Google Assistant enabled device, like Google Home. Discover Chromecast enabled apps at google.com/cast.