Jan 10, 2020
Pioneer & Onkyo Europe Introduces the VSX-LX503 Network AV Receiver. This is a 9.2-channel unit with Multi-Room Audio, which provides the ability to distribute the signal from different sources. ...Read More
This model can work in configuration 7.2.2 or 7.2.4 with an additional external amplifier. The receiver has a high power of 120 W/channel at 8 Ohm. The integrated AK4458 DAC handles Hi-Res audio (ALAC, FLAC decoding). Users can listen to music from home wireless (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth) or wired (Ethernet) source, as well as from streaming services Spotify, Tidal, Deezer. There is support for wireless technologies ChromeCast, AirPlay, Play-Fi, and multi-room FlareConnect. The list of surround sound technology supported by the model includes Dolby Atmos, DTS: X and DTS Neural: X. The AV receiver has an MCACC multi-channel speaker calibration system.
The Pioneer SC-LX502 has the power of 220 W/channel at 4 Ohm. There are object-oriented audio formats Dolby Atmos and DTS: X. The device supports popular streaming services: Deezer, Spotify, and TIDAL. Thanks to the integrated technology of Chromecast, AirPlay, and Bluetooth, the unit connected with mobile devices. The MCACC Auto-Calibration System can adapt the sound to any speaker's characteristics. However, compared to the VSX-LX503, this model doesn't support work in the Third Zone. A clear difference between the devices in the Pioneer VSX-LX503 vs Pioneer SC-LX502 comparison is the ability to work with two sets of speakers in the SC-LX502.
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