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Sony STR-DG820

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Sony STR-DG820 is a 7.1 channel Home Theater A/V Receiver which provider users a full HD 1080p experience. This  A/V Receiver uses HDMI combined with “Active Intelligence” and its 1080/24p capability makes it compatible with Blu-ray Disc Players.

The STR-DG820 is also equipped with a DIGITAL MEDIA PORT (DMP) connection which allows users to play music directly from iPods, PC and other music players like Walkman which may require additional accessories(sold separately).  Its Digital Cinema Auto Cali…

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Sony STR-DG820 is a 7.1 channel Home Theater A/V Receiver which provider users a full HD 1080p experience. This  A/V Receiver uses HDMI combined with “Active Intelligence” and its 1080/24p capability makes it compatible with Blu-ray Disc Players.

The STR-DG820 is also equipped with a DIGITAL MEDIA PORT (DMP) connection which allows users to play music directly from iPods, PC and other music players like Walkman which may require additional accessories(sold separately).  Its Digital Cinema Auto Calibration technology automatically calibrates 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.   Sony STR-DG820 also 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. This device measures (W x D x H) : 16 15/16 x 6 1/4 x 12 1/4“ (430 x 157.5 x 310mm) (Approx.) and weighs 17 lbs 10 oz. Sony STR-DG820 has AM/FM Memory Presets from 30 FM - 30 AM.

The Sony STR-DG820 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. This AV Receiver also consists of a remote control and has power requirements of : AC120V, 60 Hz. It provides users with 3 HD Component Video Input(s), 1 HD Component Video Output, 4 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 Sony STR-DG820 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, Size AA Batteries: 2 and a Remote Commander® Remote Control.

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  • sony strdg920? vs yamaha rxv3800

    I SEE NO REVIEW FOR THE SONY STRDG920? Both it and the yamaha rxv3800 have similar funcion but big difference in price -does the yamaha sound a lot better/perform better?

    (No answers yet. Write an answer!) 2009-02-04

  • Speaker and Sub Woofer Config for Sony STR DG-820 AV Receiver

    I'm a novice in AV Receivers, I bought a Sony STR DG-820 from U.S. and now I have it in my home here in Chennai, India. Could any one of please help me in getting the Speaker and Sub woofer configuration that I have to purchase and what are the specs I have to look while buying those. I have PS3 and 32" LG LCD TV(1080i) to be connected with Sony STR DG-820. Thanks in Advance.

    Answered by Leoarokiaraj 2009-05-06:

    Yes I

    Answered by raj 2009-07-24:

    i have 3500 watt pmpo mini hifi system i want to this system is connect to sub

    Answered by MrRobert 2009-07-24:

    Any compatible Sony speaker and subwoofer will

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