An advanced novelty in 2016 in the assortment of Marantz was the SR6011 AV receiver. With the help of Denon and Boston Acoustic, the Japanese manufacturer has released a high-level 9.2-channel equipment designed to build a progressive multimedia zone. Want to see more about this unit? Follow Marantz SR6011 review.
Regarding Marantz SR6011 specs the 9.2-channel Marantz SR6011 receiver provides options for using object-oriented 3D sound formats DTS: X and Dolby Atmos. Thanks to 9 amplifiers, which are based on discrete HDAM modules with current feedback, 7.1.2 and 5.1.4-channel configurations are available without the use of additional amplification. The device is equipped with 11.2-channel Pre Out, which allows you to connect an additional stereo-power and build a 7.1.4-channel system. The receiver uses selected components, provides 185 W (6 Ohms) per channel and even copes with a 4-ohm load, and there is an eco-mode for rational power consumption.
The facade of the case consists of an aluminum center and plastic sidewalls. A round FL display is installed in the center, a volume knob on the right, and an input selector on the left. Under the cover there are function buttons, a headphone jack, an HDMI input, USB for external drives, a mini-jack for calibration microphone and a set of AV connectors.
There are eight HDMI 2.0a inputs that work with Ultra HD (60 Hz), 3D video, HDR, support HDCP 2.2 protection protocol, 4: 4: 4 Pure Color, 21: 9 video, BT.2020 color space and other functions. At the same time, the Marantz SR6011 can scale any video to 4K resolution. The model is equipped with a Bluetooth module, 2-band Wi-Fi and supports AirPlay, and their two antennas provide uninterrupted operation.
To control the Marantz SR6011 there is a remote control and proprietary application for devices with Android, iOS and Kindle Fire tablets. Bluetooth and Wi-Fi technology with AirPlay streaming support provide a convenient connection without wires to computer equipment or mobile devices. Thanks to the wireless modules and the proprietary Marantz Remote App, you can control the equipment using a smartphone or tablet.