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It is a top-line home theater audio-video reciever capable of 7.1 channels of audio and video in up to two rooms.

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Pros

upscales SD content

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120W per chanel

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PC streaming and networked upgrades

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XM/Serius ready

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Upscales analog inputs to 1080p

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Cons

No HD radio

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HDMI inputs are not upscaled

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upscales to 1080i only

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Audio streaming requires TV on (no display of audio tracks etc on AMP front panel)

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Expensive

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Changing the volume sometimes takes a full second before OSD is updated!

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The STR-DA6400ES from Sony is a top-line home theater audio-video reciever capable of 7.1 channels of audio and video in up to two rooms. The STR-DA6400ES is Elevated Standard (ES) and features dual Faroudja DCDi Cinema chips which enable standard definition content to be upscaled to 1080i in up to two rooms. Each of the model's 7 channels carries 120 watts of power, and the unit is capable of decoding a vast amount of different audio formats, includig HD audio formats, such as Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS HD Master Audio, and DTS-High Resolution Audio. The Sony STR-DA6400ES features an ethernet port, allowing you to stream content from a PC, and also recieve network upgrades. The unit also has dual Digital Media Ports, allowing you to hook up your Ipod or Walkman, and has a unique Quick-Click feature to allow simple, on-screen remote control usage. The STR-DA6400ES also features Bravia Sync for synchronising with compatible home theater products, and is SAT-ready for XM and Serius satellite radio.

Features
  • 7.1 channels x 120 watts
  • Display HD content in up to two rooms
  • Dual Faroudja DCDi Cinema chips for 1080i upscaling
  • Bravia Sync
  • SAT-ready for XM and Serius satellite radio
  •  Capable of decoding HD audio: Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS HD Master Audio, and DTS-High Resolution Audio
  • Ethernet port enables streaming content from a PC, network upgrades
  • Dual Digital Media Ports
  • Quick-Click feature
  • 2 HDMI outputs and 6 HDMI inputs
  • I/O: Coaxial Audio Digital Input(s) : 3 (Rear). Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr ) Input(s) : 3 (Rear). Component Video (Y/Pb/Pr) Output(s) : 2 (Rear). Composite Video Output(s) : 3 (Rear-1 Monitor Output, 2 Video Outputs). Control S : Connections (yes). DIGITAL MEDIA PORT : Yes. Headphone Output(s) : 1 (Front- Gold). Multi-Channel Input(s) : Intelligent A/V Selector. Optical Audio Input(s) : 5 (1 Front/4 Rear). Optical Audio Output(s) : 2 (Rear). Phono Input(s) : 1 (Rear).
     
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