Dec 13, 2019
Compact AV receiver appeared in the Marantz catalog - NR1609. The novelty, despite its small size, has not lost in functionality: it supports Hi-Res audio up to 24 bit / 192 kHz and DSD up to 5.6 MHz...Read More
Here's an outline of the key differences: Marantz NR1609 over the Pioneer SC-LX801 features. The NR1609 has 7.2 channels amplifier and the SC-LX801 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, NR1609 has an overall score of 8.2 out of 10 vs 8.4 out of 10 for SC-LX801.
The Pioneer SC-LX801 is better receiver in this comparison - check Pioneer SC-LX801 price.