Denon AVR-X2500H vs Denon AVR-X4000

AVR-X2500H vs AVR-X4000 comparison chart

Denon AVR-X2500H vs Denon AVR-X4000 review

Denon AVR-X2500H
vs
Denon AVR-X4000

An affordable AV receiver is always a good option to consider, so Denon AVR-X2500H vs Denon AVR-X4000 comparison definitely makes sense. Both have 7.2 channel amplifiers. Only the AVR-X2500H has a Dolby Atmos support. DTS:X is supported only by the AVR-X2500H. We have evaluated both AV receivers, AVR-X2500H has an overall score of 8 out of 10 vs 7.6 out of 10 for AVR-X4000.

Advantages Denon AVR-X2500H over Denon AVR-X4000

  • HDR compatible
  • Dolby Vision compatible

Advantages Denon AVR-X4000 over Denon AVR-X2500H

  • Delivers 125W/8Ohm (2 channel driven) vs 95W/8Ohm

Common strengths

  • Bi-amp capability
  • Pure direct/Straight decode mode is enabled
  • Phono (MM) input
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Rating 5 5
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Dec 13, 2019

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Common

Product

Denon AVR-X2500H
Denon AVR-X4000

Model

AVR-X2500H
AVR-X4000

Brand

Denon
Denon

Reviews

7
131

Amplifier

Channels

7.2
7.2

Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm

95/8, 125/6
125/8, 165/6

Output impedance, Ohm

8, 6
8, 6

Frequency response

10Hz-100KHz
10Hz-100KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.08
0.05

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

AK4490 384 KHz/32-bit
192 KHz/24-bit

Bi-amping

Pure direct (straight)

Auto speaker calibration

Audyssey MultEQ XT
Audyssey MultEQ XT32

Speaker A/B switching

Other audio features

Audyssey Dynamic Volume, Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Compressed Audio Restorer
Hi-Res audio, Audyssey Sub EQ HT, Audyssey LFC

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

USB

1 (USB 2.0)
1 (USB 2.0)

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

DLNA

MHL

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay, AirPlay 2
AirPlay

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, Napster, SiriusXM, TuneIn Radio, iHeart Radio, Sound Cloud
Pandora, Sirius XM

Extensive connection

HDMI input/output

8/2
7/3

HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)

HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)

HDMI CEC

Digital content protection (HDCP)

HDCP 2.2
HDCP 2.2

Subwoofer output (LFE)

2
2

Headphone output

1 x 6.3
1 x 6.3

Optical digital input

2
2

Coaxial digital input

1
2

Composite input

2
3

Component input/output

2/1
2/1

Phono (MM) input

Front panel connectors

USB, HDMI, phones, setup mic
USB, HDMI, phones, setup mic, AUX

Multi channel preamp output

Video features

HDR (High Dynamic Range)

HDR10

4K signal pass-through

4K/60Hz
4K/60Hz

8K signal pass-through

HDMI signal pass-through

3D signal pass-through

HDMI pass-through in standby mode

Video conversion

analog to HDMI

Analog to HDMI scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling

Dolby Vision

Other video features

BT.2020, HLG
DeepColor, x.v.Color

Additional features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Josh.AI

App control

iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android, Amazon Kindle
iPhone, iPad, Mac, Android

Display

colour OSD
fluorescent

Tuner

AM, FM
AM, FM

Sleep timer

Auto power off

ECO mode

Graphical user interface (GUI)

Setup assistant

Firmware update

network, USB
network, USB

Other additional features

IP Control, Web Control
IP Control

Multi-room

Multi-room zones

2
3

Zone audio output

speaker, preout
speaker, preout

Zone HDMI output

Multi-room control

HEOS App
Denon Remote App

RS-232

1
1

Remote control input/output (IR)

1/1
1/1

DC trigger output (12V)

0
2

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby TrueHD

Dolby Surround

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Digital Plus

DTS:X

DTS HD Master

DTS Virtual:X

DTS Neural:X

DTS (other)

DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS, DTS-Surround
DTS 96/24, DTS-EXPRESS, DTS NEO:X

Auro-3D

IMAX Enhanced

Multichannel stereo

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

AAC

WAV

FLAC

ALAC

Other audio file formats

has not
has not

Power

Operational power consumption, W

500
670

Standby consumption, W

0.1
0.1

Removable power cord

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

43.5 x 15.2 x 33/17 x 6.6 x 13.3
43.4 x 16.7 x 38/17 x 6.3 x 15

Weight, kg/lbs

9/20.7
12.3/26.4

Other

Release year

2018
2014
Denon AVR-X2500H
Denon AVR-X4000
Denon AVR-X2500H
Denon AVR-X4000

AV receivers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8
  • 7.6
  • 8Denon AVR-X2500H
  • 7.6Denon AVR-X4000