Marantz NR1710 vs Denon AVR-X2600H

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Marantz NR1710 review

Comparing these 7.2-channelled receivers Marantz NR1710 vs Denon AVR-X2600H we can see that the first has 50/8 while his opponent boasts 95/8 W/Ohm. The Marantz NR1710 receiver can be used as a streamer that allows you to listen to audio (including the Hi-Res formats ALAC, FLAC and WAV up to 24 bit / 192 kHz and DSD up to 5.6 MHz) from computers / servers on the local network or via the USB port located on the front. If you have a web connection, you can access the streaming services Deezer, Spotify Connect, Tidal, TuneIn, etc. The model is equipped with dual-band Bluetooth and Wi-Fi circuits, which allows the Marantz NR1710 to feel confident even in busy Wi-Fi networks. Marantz NR1710

Denon AVR-X2600H review

Denon AVR-X2600H has a configuration of 7.2, while the amplifiers of all its channels are made on discrete elements and develop a high output current. The device is equipped with eight HDMI inputs, one of which is located on the front panel, and two outputs. This model provides support for the latest HDCP 2.3 video encryption standard, as well as the ability to transmit 4K signal with HDR10 and Dolby Vision. Also, Denon AVR-X2600H can upscale the signal supplied to HDMI, up to 4K. Another feature of HDMI in this model is eARC technology, which provides a return audio channel with HD and 3D sound. Denon AVR-X2600H

Marantz NR1710 pros & cons

Pros

  • The microphone provided made setup easy
  • To control the Marantz NR1710 provides a full-time remote, proprietary application and even personal assistant Amazon Alexa

Cons

  • Needs a lot of tweaking to be optimized on high end system

Denon AVR-X2600H pros & cons

Pros

  • Of fundamentally important, this is a new board for HDMI switching and video processing. It meets the latest standards
  • "Weighty" and expressive sound

Cons

  • It is hard to be optimized on high end system

Votes 4 4
Rating 4.8 4.8

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Product

Marantz NR1710
Denon AVR-X2600H

Model

NR1710
AVR-X2600H

Brand

Marantz
Denon

Reviews

12
59

Amplifier

Channels

7.2
7.2

Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm

50/8 20Hz-20KHz, 70/6 1KHz
95/8 20Hz-20KHz, 125/6 1KHz

Output impedance, Ohm

8, 6
8, 6

Frequency response

10Hz-100KHz
10Hz-100KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.08
0.08

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

192KHz/32-bit
192KHz/32-bit

Bi-amping

Pure direct (straight)

Auto speaker calibration

Audyssey MultEQ
Audyssey MultEQ XT32

Speaker A/B switching

Other audio features

Audyssey Dynamic Volume, Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Compressed Audio Enhancer, Hi-Res audio
Audyssey Dynamic Volume, Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Audyssey LFC

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 2
AirPlay, AirPlay 2

Google Play Music

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, Napster, SiriusXM, TuneIn Radio
Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, Napster, SiriusXM, TuneIn Radio, iHeart Radio, Sound Cloud, Mood Mix

Extensive connection

HDMI input/output

8/1
8/2

HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)

HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)

HDMI CEC

Digital content protection (HDCP)

HDCP 2.3
HDCP 2.3

Subwoofer output (LFE)

2
2

Headphone output

1 x 6.3
1 x 6.3

Optical digital input

1
2

Coaxial digital input

1
1

Composite input

3
2

Component input/output

2/1
2/1

Phono (MM) input

Front panel connectors

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

Multi channel preamp output

Video features

HDR (High Dynamic Range)

HDR10
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 scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling

Dolby Vision

Other video features

HLG, BT.2020
HLG, BT.2020

Additional features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Josh.AI
Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Josh.AI

App control

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

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

IP Control, Web Control
IP Control, Web Control

Multi-room

Multi-room zones

2
2

Zone audio output

speaker, preout
speaker

Zone HDMI output

Multi-room control

Marantz AVR Remote App, HEOS App
HEOS App

RS-232

0
0

Remote control input/output (IR)

1/0
0/0

DC trigger output (12V)

1
0

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby TrueHD

Dolby Surround

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization
Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization

DTS:X

DTS HD Master

DTS Virtual:X

DTS Neural:X

DTS (other)

DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS
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

250
500

Standby consumption, W

0.2
0.1

Removable power cord

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

43.5 x 10.1 x 35.5/17 x 4.1 x 14.9
43.5 x 15.2 x 33/17 x 6.6 x 13.4

Weight, kg/lbs

8.1/18.3
9.4/20.7
Marantz NR1710
Denon AVR-X2600H
Marantz NR1710
Denon AVR-X2600H

AV receivers CHooseratoR comparison rating

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  • 8.3
  • 8.1
  • 8.3Marantz NR1710
  • 8.1Denon AVR-X2600H

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