Dec 27, 2019Read More
Sony STR-DN1080 has the ability to play Dolby Atmos audio tracks in up to 5.1.2 speaker configuration, and also supports the new DTS: X format. The 6 rear HDMI inputs are compatible with HDCP 2.2 and support full playback of 4K HDR content. The amplifier is also equipped with the most popular streaming features - Bluetooth, AirPlay, and Chromecast. And let's not forget about the multiroom in our Sony STR-DN1080 vs Denon AVR-X2500H comparison: you can connect the STR-DN1080 to other compatible Sony products using the Music Center app to stream music around the house.
The AVR-X2500H is a 7.2 channel unit, with Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X audio codecs alongside features such as Dolby Vision, HDR and, of course, 4K video upscaling, besides, the amp’s 8 HDMIs are HDCP 2.2 equipped. The main difference between these two models is the power per channel, which is 165 W at 6 Ohm versus 95 W at 8 Ohm. Part of the HEOS multi-room range, the AVR-X2500H will also stream music from music streaming services with any similarly able products around the house.