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Despite the quite obvious similarity in appearance these models have many differences. The LX303 boasts 9.2 channels, his opponent has 7.2. The power per channel is 100W vs 80W at 8 Ohms. This device supports DTS:X and Dolby Atmos. The model can work with audio systems in configurations 5.2.4 and 7.2.2. In addition, the VSX-LX303 features DTS Neural:X and Dolby Surround upmix functionality. Altitude / surround channels, if you do not use them in the main surround sound system, can be used to connect two pairs of speakers in other zones.
The model is ready to work with video format 4K / 60Hz, as well as with HDR10, Dolby Vision and HLG, but differs in the absence of connectors for automation. To connect the sources on the rear panel of the Pioneer VSX-933 posted six HDMI-inputs. There is an upscaling function to UHD. The VSX-933 model is suitable for listening to Hi-Res music: it supports FLAC, WAV, AIFF, ALAC up to 24 bit / 192 kHz and DSD (2.8 / 5.6 MHz). To fine-tune the receiver and audio system, Pioneer developers equipped the device with the MCACC calibration system, which allows you to customize the sound to the characteristics of the room.
The Pioneer VSX-LX303 is better receiver in this comparison - check Pioneer VSX-LX303 price.