Onkyo - TX-NR656 - 7.2-Channel Network AV Receiver

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    • SKU: TXNR656B
    • Number Of Channels: 7.2
    • Tuner Bands: FM/AM
    • Audio Processing: Dolby, DTS
    • Wireless : Yes
    • Bluetooth : Yes
    • HDMI Input: 8
    • HDMI Output: 2

    Unbeatable features meet unbeatable sound in the TX-NR656, a cutting-edge A/V powerhouse that revolutionizes the entertainment experience. There’s DTS:X™ and Dolby Atmos® decoding with advanced AccuReflex phase calibration for cohesive spatial audio; Chromecast built-in1, AirPlay, and Wi-Fi® with Spotify® and TIDAL for music on demand; and FlareConnect™ powered by Blackfire1 that sends network sources and audio input via external analog terminals to supported network speakers in other rooms2. Select HDMI® terminals support 4K/60 Hz/HDR/HDCP 2.2, while the 32-bit DAC extracts all the depth and detail of Hi-Res Audio. The TX-NR656 has Dynamic Audio Amplification to accurately control and drive your speakers with phenomenal clarity. Whether it’s pulling you into Middle Earth, waking the neighbors with Fallout 4, or pumping out the latest on Spotify®, the TX-NR656 rekindles passion for the content you love.

    DTS:X™ and Dolby Atmos® Ready

    DTS:X™ and Dolby Atmos® Ready

    Discover the best in object-based surround-sound with Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X™. Free from the traditional channel-based audio bed, sound flows above and around you in three dimensions for a movie and gaming experience that will take your breath away.

    Wireless Audio Playback with Chromecast built-in<sup>3</sup> and AirPlay

    Wireless Audio Playback with Chromecast built-in* and AirPlay

    TX-NR656, now with Chromecast built-in* and AirPlay, frees your music from your smartphone. You can stream your music stored in your phone or using Chromecast built-in3 / AirPlay Compatible apps.

    Bluetooth Audio / Wi-Fi® with Spotify and TIDAL*

    Bluetooth Audio / Wi-Fi® with Spotify and TIDAL4

    In addition to Chromecast built-in and AirPlay, stream virtually any audio from your smartphone, tablet, or PC to your home theater for clear and powerful sound. Available internet radio and music subscription services include Pandora, Spotify and more.

    FlareConnect™ Wireless Multi-room Audio

    FlareConnect™ Wireless Multi-room Audio

    FlareConnect5 shares audio from network and external audio input sources between compatible components. Enjoy effortless multi-room playback of LP records, CDs, network music services, and more with supported components and speaker systems. Music selection, speaker grouping, and playback management across the home are built into the Onkyo Controller6 app.

    Supports HDR10, Dolby Vision™*, BT.2020, 4K/60 Hz, and HDCP 2.2

    Supports HDR10, Dolby Vision™7, BT.2020, 4K/60 Hz, and HDCP 2.2

    Four HDMI inputs support pass-through of HDR10 and Dolby Vision, the BT.2020 4K video standard, 4K/60 Hz video, and HDCP 2.2-protected premium video content untouched from source to screen.

    Dynamic Audio Amplification for Clear and Realistic Sound Reproduction

    Dynamic Audio Amplification for Clear and Realistic Sound Reproduction

    Power your speakers like never before with Onkyo’s Dynamic Audio Amplification. Sound comes alive thanks to accurate, noise-free signal processing and hi-current power that dynamically controls your speakers for precise, authentic audio reproduction.

    Powered Zone 2 for Audio Playback in Second Room

    Powered Zone 2 for Audio Playback in Second Room

    TX-NR656 has Powered Zone 2 capability to bring audio to a second room connected to your A/V Receiver. Now with dedicated Zone 2 DAC, you can bring Digital Audio input sources such as Spotify to a second room.

    Play Everything from Vinyl to Hi-Res Audio

    Play Everything from Vinyl to Hi-Res Audio

    Onkyo A/V receivers feature a dedicated Phono input for turntable connection as well as universal Hi-Res compatibility for ease of use. Use the remote app to locate your 192/24 and 96/24 albums (including 5.6 MHz DSD playback) on PC or NAS and bask in the clarity, depth, and detail of high-resolution music.

    AccuEQ Calibration Featuring AccuReflex Technology

    AccuEQ Calibration Featuring AccuReflex Technology

    AccuEQ equalizes the surround-sound to suit the room acoustics for crisply focused sound, while AccuReflex aligns the phase of upfiring “height” speakers with the sound coming directly from your other speakers. Any delay is resolved so that everything arrives at your ears at the same time. The result is cohesive reproduction of object-based soundtracks.

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    1 Enabled with a firmware update.

    2 Enabled with a firmware update. Optional compatible speakers required.

    3 Chromecast built-in enabled via firmware update. Please consult the Onkyo website for firmware update scheduling information.

    4 Support for some services including TIDAL and Deezer enabled via firmware update.

    5 Sharing audio from external inputs is enabled with a firmware update. External audio inputs supporting FlareConnect may differ depending on model. Please consult individual product specification for more information.

    6 Download free from the App Store or Google Play.

    7 Dolby Vision enabled via firmware update.


    Additional Information

    SKU TXNR656B
    Number Of Channels 7.2
    Tuner Bands FM/AM
    Audio Processing Dolby, DTS
    Wireless Yes
    Bluetooth Yes
    HDMI Input 8
    HDMI Output 2
    USB 2
    Ethernet (LAN) Yes
    Width 435
    Height 173.5
    Depth 378
    Weight (kg) Approx. 10kg
    Manufacturer Warranty (Years) 3

    Manufacturer Specs

    Dolby Atmos®
    HDCP 2.2
    Hi-Res (High-Resolution Audio)
    Wi-Fi Certified
    Bluetooth Wireless Streaming Technology
    Spotify Connect
    Google Cast™
    TuneIn Radio
    VLSC (Vector Linear Shaping Circuitry)
    Dynamic Audio Amplification
    384 kHz/32-Bit Audio DAC
    AccuEQ Room Calibration
    FireConnect™ Multi-room Audio
    Made for iPod/iPhone/iPad

    Power Output: All Channels; 160 W/Ch (6 O, 1 kHz, 1% THD, 1 Channel Driven, IEC) 175 W/Ch (6 O, 1 kHz, 10% THD, 1 Channel Driven, JEITA)
    Dynamic Power: 240 W (3 O Front), 210 W (4 O, Front), 120 W (8 O, Front)
    THD+N (Total Harmonic Distortion + Noise): 0.08% (20 Hz–20 kHz, Half Power)
    Input Sensitivity and Impedance: 200 mV/47 kO (Line), 3.5 mV/47 kO (Phono MM)
    Rated RCA Output Level and Impedance: 200 mV/2.3 kO (Zone 2 Line Out), 1 V/470 O (Subwoofer Pre Out)
    Phono Overload: 70 mV (MM, 1 kHz, 0.5%)
    Frequency Response: 10 Hz–100 kHz/+1 dB, -3 dB , (Direct/Pure Audio)
    Tone Control: ±10 dB, 90 Hz (Bass), ±10 dB, 7.5 kHz (Treble)
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 106 dB (Line, IHF-A), 80 dB (Phono MM, IHF-A)
    Speaker Impedance: 6 O–16 O

    Input Sensitivity/Output Level and Impedance: Video: 1.0 Vp–p/75 O (Component Y) 0.7 Vp–p/75 O (Component PB/CB, PR/CR)1.0 Vp–p/75 O (Composite)
    Component Video Frequency Response: +0 dB, -3 dB

    Tuning Frequency Range; FM: 87.5 MHz–108 MHz; AM: 530 kHz–1,710 kHz, 522 kHz–1,611 kHz, 522 kHz–1,611 kHz (Taiwan Model)
    FM/AM Preset Memory: 40 Stations

    Power Supply: AC 220–240 V~, 50/60 Hz, AC 120 V~, 60 Hz (Taiwan Model)
    Power Consumption: 570 W
    No-Sound Power Consumption: 65 W
    Standby Power Consumption: 0.15 W

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