Sony STR-DH590 vs Onkyo TX-RZ820

STR-DH590 vs TX-RZ820 comparison chart

Sony STR-DH590 vs Onkyo TX-RZ820 review

Sony STR-DH590
vs
Onkyo TX-RZ820

Here we show you our detailed AV receiver comparison of the Sony STR-DH590 versus the Onkyo TX-RZ820. The STR-DH590 has 5.2 channels amplifier and the TX-RZ820 7.2 channels. Only the TX-RZ820 has a Dolby Atmos support. DTS:X is supported only by the TX-RZ820. We have evaluated both AV receivers, STR-DH590 has an overall score of 4.2 out of 10 vs 7.7 out of 10 for TX-RZ820.

Advantages Onkyo TX-RZ820 over Sony STR-DH590

  • Bi-amp connection of front speakers
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • AirPlay support
  • Built-in phono (MM) input
  • Has a GUI (Graphic User Interface)
  • Setup assistant
  • Multi-zone

Common strengths

  • Pure direct/Straight decode mode is enabled
  • Dolby Vision compatible
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
Sony STR-DH590

Dec 06, 2019

By adding the STR-DH590 to your home theater, you can enjoy a larger and sharper picture. With support for 4K HDR, Dolby Vision technology and customizable surround sound with a 5.2-channel AV receiv...

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Onkyo TX-RZ820

Dec 06, 2019

The flagship THX-certified TX-RZ820 AV receiver delivers truly stunning audio performance. Proprietary dynamic audio amplification system delivers instantaneous power with high currents for swinging ...

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Common

Product

Sony STR-DH590
Onkyo TX-RZ820

Model

STR-DH590
TX-RZ820

Brand

Sony
Onkyo

Reviews

1374
376

Amplifier

Channels

5.2
7.2

Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm

145/6
160/8

Output impedance, Ohm

6
8

Frequency response

10Hz-100KHz
5Hz-100KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.09
0.08

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

192 KHz/32-bit
AK4458 384 KHz/32-bit

Bi-amping

Pure direct (straight)

Auto speaker calibration

DCAC
AccuEQ

Speaker A/B switching

Other audio features

has not
has not

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

2.4/5GHz

USB

1 (USB 2.0)
1 (USB 2.0)

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1

DLNA

MHL

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

has not
Deezer, TIDAL

Extensive connection

HDMI input/output

4/1
7/2

HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)

HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)

HDMI CEC

Digital content protection (HDCP)

HDCP 2.2
HDCP 2.2

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

0
2

Component input/output

0/0
2/0

Phono (MM) input

Front panel connectors

phones, setup mic
HDMI, phones, setup mic

Multi channel preamp output

Video features

HDR (High Dynamic Range)

HDR10
HDR10

4K signal pass-through

4K/60Hz
4K/60Hz

8K signal pass-through

HDMI signal pass-through

3D signal pass-through

HDMI pass-through in standby mode

Video conversion

Analog to HDMI scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling

Dolby Vision

Other video features

HLG
HLG, BT.2020

Additional features

Voice control

App control

iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android

Display

fluorescent
fluorescent

Tuner

AM, FM
AM, FM

Sleep timer

Auto power off

ECO mode

Graphical user interface (GUI)

Setup assistant

Firmware update

USB
network, USB

Other additional features

has not
IP Control

Multi-room

Multi-room zones

has not
2

Zone audio output

has not
speaker, preout

Zone HDMI output

has not

Multi-room control

has not
FlareConnect

RS-232

0
1

Remote control input/output (IR)

0/0
1/0

DC trigger output (12V)

0
1

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby TrueHD

Dolby Surround

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital Plus

DTS:X

DTS HD Master

DTS Virtual:X

DTS Neural:X

DTS (other)

DTS 96/24
has not

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

200
650

Standby consumption, W

0.3
0.15

Removable power cord

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

43 x 13.3 x 29.7/ 17 x 5.3 x 11.4
43.5 x 20.1 x 39.5/17 x 7.8 x 15.4

Weight, kg/lbs

7.1/16.4
17/37.4

Other

Release year

2018
2017
Sony STR-DH590
Onkyo TX-RZ820
Sony STR-DH590
Onkyo TX-RZ820

AV receivers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 4.2
  • 7.7
  • 4.2Sony STR-DH590
  • 7.7Onkyo TX-RZ820

The Onkyo TX-RZ820 is better receiver in this comparison - check Onkyo TX-RZ820 price.