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Sony STR-DG720

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Sony STR-DG720

Sony STR-DG720 is a 7.1 channel Home Theater A/V Receiver which provides users a full HD 1080p experience. This A/V Receiver uses the HDMI combined with “Active Intelligence” and its 1080/24p capability makes it compatible with Blu-ray Disc Players. The STR-DG720 has three High Definition Media Interface™ (HDMI) inputs.

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The Sony STR-DG720 is featured with a DIGITAL MEDIA PORT (DMP) connection which allows users to play music directly from iPods, PC and other music player…

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Sony STR-DG720

Sony STR-DG720 is a 7.1 channel Home Theater A/V Receiver which provides users a full HD 1080p experience. This A/V Receiver uses the HDMI combined with “Active Intelligence” and its 1080/24p capability makes it compatible with Blu-ray Disc Players. The STR-DG720 has three High Definition Media Interface™ (HDMI) inputs.

Features

The Sony STR-DG720 is featured with a DIGITAL MEDIA PORT (DMP) connection which allows users to play music directly from iPods, PC and other music players such as Walkman which may require additional accessories (sold separately). It has a Digital Cinema Auto Calibration technology automatically regulates speaker placements, distance, and delays. The XM® Connect and Play Ready with 5.1 Neural Decoding feature allows users to listen to several digital radio channels upon connecting an optional Connect-and-Play antenna and signing up for XM service. BRAVIA® Sync option provides a one button operation (via HDMI) with a select number of BRAVIA televisions. This AV Receiver also uses special Digital Signal Processing which allows for lip sync delay thereby adjusting the refresh rates of advanced flat panel televisions and microdisplays. Sony STR-DG720 features Digital Cinema Sound technology which uses exclusive DSP technology in order to recreate the precise environment of three Hollywood Dubbing Stages where movies are created. The device has a measure of 16 15/16 x 6 1/4 x 12 1/4“ (W x D x H) (430 x 157.5 x 310mm) (Approx.) and weighs 17 lbs 10 oz. It also has AM/FM Memory Presets from 30 FM - 30 AM. It is equipped with 3 HD Component Video Input(s), 1 HD Component Video Output, 3 HDMI Connection Input(s), 1 HDMI Connection Output, 4 Composite Video Input(s), 1 Composite Video Output, 1 Headphone Output and 1 Subwoofer Output. The STR-DG720 has a 7.1 Channel Power Rating: 110W x 7 Amp Power (8 ohms, THD 1.0%) and consists of tuner types such as Auto Tuning, Direct Tuning, and Station Name. It provides its users with several accessories and softwares such as Instruction Manual, FM Wire Antenna, AM Loop Antenna, 2 AA Batteries and a Remote Commander® Remote Control. The STR-DG720 comes with several audio features such as Digital Cinema Sound Technology, Dolby® Digital Decoding, Dolby® Digital EX Decoding, Dolby Pro Logic Decoding, Dolby Pro Logic II Decoding, Dolby Pro Logic IIX Decoding, dts 96/24 Decoding, dts Decoding, dts NEO:6 Decoding and dts-ES Decoding. Besides that, it also consists of a remote control and has power requirements of AC120V (60 Hz).

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  • Sony str-dg720 picture but no audio with hdmi

    I have a Sony str-dg720 receiver which gives me picture but no sound from the receiver/speakers when connected with hdmi from the cable box to the SAT input. The DVD works fine with the hdmi connection in and then out to the tv- get picture and audio from the speakers. I've tried it with two different tv/cable box combinations and have the same problem. Any ideas? the reveiver manual wasn't much help.

    Answered by fasteddy 2013-02-14:

    I have the same problem. However my SAT/Catv HDMI input terminal was working fine until I turned it on one day. Im hoping it has somsething to with the special audio program (SAP)adjustment. But have not been able to locate the adjustment for the system. I found it easier just to switch to the video 1 HDMI input. I will be contacting Sony soon to see if they have a fix or a defective product. But if there is a simple fx I sure would like to here about

  • WILL THIS RECEIVER OUTPUT ANY INPUT THRU HDMI

    Answered by nilufer 2009-05-10:

    yes, it will.

    Answered by jclement 2010-02-01:

    How do i get the component or composite inputs to output to the

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