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The 7.2 channel unit delivers 135W at 6 ohms. For automatic surround sound tuning, the Onkyo TX-SR494 features AccuEQ technology with extensions for the subwoofer channel, as well as 3D formats. The AV receiver uses high-quality DACs with 32-bit / 384 kHz parameters from AKM. You can use the Direct mode to turn off all additional audio processing. Onkyo TX-SR494 is equipped with four HDMI inputs with support for 4K video, Dolby Vision and HDR10. When applying a signal with 1080p parameters to the HDMI input, it can be upscaled to 4K. The device also has a good set of digital and analog inputs for connecting various signal sources. Also in this model provides Bluetooth with support for High Quality Audio.
In addition to the main 7.2 channels - the last two of which can be used both for the rear and for the speakers of the “upper” channels in the Dolby Atmos or DTS setup: X - TX-NR686 is equipped with additional amplification channels for connecting a pair of speakers in the second zone. And given the receiver's output power, which is 165 watts per channel (6 ohm), even with fairly demanding acoustics, it should not have any problems. The device has a good set of physical inputs, it has seven HDMI connectors with HDCP 2.2 support.