Onkyo TX-RZ710 vs Pioneer Elite SC-LX704

Onkyo TX-RZ710
vs
Pioneer Elite SC-LX704

In this article, we will talk about Onkyo TX-RZ710 vs Pioneer Elite SC-LX704 comparison. The TX-RZ710 has 7.2 channels amplifier and the Elite SC-LX704 9.2 channels. Both receivers have support for Dolby Atmos multichannel audio format. The surround sound technology DTS:X is supported by devices. We have evaluated both AV receivers, TX-RZ710 has an overall score of 7.5 out of 10 vs 8.8 out of 10 for Elite SC-LX704.

Advantages Pioneer Elite SC-LX704 over Onkyo TX-RZ710

  • Has an A/B switch for the front speakers
  • Dolby Vision compatible
  • Has a GUI (Graphic User Interface)
  • Setup assistant
  • IMAX Enhanced certification

Common strengths

  • Bi-amp capability
  • Pure direct/Straight decode mode is enabled
  • Phono (MM) input
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

AV receivers comparison chart

Pioneer Elite SC-LX704

Pioneer Elite SC-LX704 review

Dec 27, 2019

In 2019 Pioneer Corporation presented its new network AV receiver: Pioneer SC-LX704 for those looking for a high-end home theater. Check out Pioneer Elite SC-LX704 specs as well as additional informat...

Read More
Add receiver to comparison
We didn't find anything to show here

Common

Product

Onkyo TX-RZ710
Pioneer Elite SC-LX704

Model

TX-RZ710
Elite SC-LX704

Brand

Onkyo
Pioneer

Reviews

72
4

Amplifier

Channels

7.2
9.2

Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm

175/6 1KHz
135/8 1KHz

Output impedance, Ohm

6
8

Frequency response

20Hz-20KHz
10Hz-100KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.08
0.08

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

AK4458 384 KHz/32-bit
ES9026PRO 384 KHz/32-bit

Bi-amping

Pure direct (straight)

Auto speaker calibration

AccuEQ
MCACC

Speaker A/B switching

Other audio features

Double Bass Function, Hi-Res audio
Advanced Sound Retriever, Hi-Res audio

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

2.4/5GHz

USB

1 (USB 2.0)
1 (USB 2.0)

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

DLNA

MHL

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay
AirPlay, AirPlay 2

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, Tunein Radio
Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora

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 2.3

Subwoofer output (LFE)

2
2

Headphone output

1 x 6.3
1 x 6.3

Optical digital input

2
3

Coaxial digital input

1
2

Composite input

2
2

Component input/output

2/0
2/0

Phono (MM) input

Front panel connectors

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

Multi channel preamp output

Video features

HDR (High Dynamic Range)

HDR10

4K signal pass-through

4K 60p
4K 60p

HDMI signal pass-through

3D signal pass-through

HDMI pass-through in standby mode

Video conversion

analog to HDMI
analog to HDMI

Analog to HDMI scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling

Dolby Vision

Other video features

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

Additional features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa

App control

iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android
iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android

Display

colour OSD
colour OSD

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

has not
has not

Multi-room

Multi-room zones

2
3

Zone audio output

speaker, preout
speaker, preout

Zone HDMI output

Multi-room control

Onkyo Remote App, FlareConnect
Pioneer Control App, FlareConnect

RS-232

1
1

Remote control input/output (IR)

1/0
1/1

DC trigger output (12V)

1
2

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby TrueHD

Dolby Surround

Dolby (other)

has not
Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization

DTS:X

DTS HD Master

DTS Virtual:X

DTS Neural:X

DTS (other)

has not
DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS

Auro-3D

IMAX Enhanced

Multichannel stereo

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

AAC

WAV

FLAC

ALAC

Other audio file formats

has not
AIFF

Power

Operational power consumption, W

600
310

Standby consumption, W

0.1
0.2

Removable power cord

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

43.5 x 17.7 x 37.8/ 17 x 6.6 x 14.5
43.5 x 18.5 x 44/17 x 7 x 17.3

Weight, kg/lbs

10.5/23.1
15.5/34.2
Onkyo TX-RZ710
Pioneer Elite SC-LX704
Onkyo TX-RZ710
Pioneer Elite SC-LX704

AV receivers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.5
  • 8.8
  • 7.5Onkyo TX-RZ710
  • 8.8Pioneer Elite SC-LX704

The Pioneer Elite SC-LX704 is better receiver in this comparison - check Pioneer Elite SC-LX704 price.