In this article, we will talk about Denon AVR-X8500HSP vs Sony STRZA5000ES comparison. The AVR-X8500HSP has 13.2 channels amplifier and the STRZA5000ES 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, AVR-X8500HSP has an overall score of 9.6 out of 10 vs 7.3 out of 10 for STRZA5000ES.