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Sony - 260W 9.2-Ch. Network-Ready 4K Ultra HD and 3D Pass-Through A/V Home Theater Receiver - Black

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Magnolia Home Theater

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Magnolia Home Theater
This Sony home theater 4K audio-video receiver perfectly complements the UHD Blu-ray format and supports surround sound, including Dolby. Achieve visual confirmation of system setup with or without the supplied remote. A 32-bit processor optimizes the signal and reduces digital noise interference. Enjoy optimal performance with this Sony home theater 4K audio-video receiver.
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Overview

What's Included


  • Sony STR-ZA5000ES - AV receiver - 9.2 channel

Ratings & Reviews


Overall Customer Rating:
100% of customers would recommend this product to a friend (5 out of 5)

Features


Smart Enabled

Get access to a world of instant entertainment with this product. Just connect to the Internet and stream movies, listen to music, and access a wide variety of other content.

Connect to the Internet

Access a variety of online streaming services, as well as music and photos over your home network.

Surround sound decoders

Include Dolby Pro Logic, DTS-ES decoder, Dolby Pro Logic II, DTS-ES Matrix 6.1, DTS-ES Discrete 6.1, DTS 96/24 and more for crystal surround sound.

Zone 2 line-out

Supports distributed audio playback in another room, so you can enjoy music throughout your home.

Speaker A/B switching

Lets you switch between 2 sets of speakers to expand your listening environment.

x.v.Color and Deep Color technology

Produce vibrant hues for a lifelike picture.

3D and 4K pass-through

Enables 3D and 4K video signals to pass-through to 3D- and 4K-capable TVs and projectors, so you can enjoy lifelike, ultrarealistic visuals.

0.09% total harmonic distortion

Ensures clear audio.

Remote

Lets you control the receiver from afar.

AM/FM tuner

With 60 station presets lets you program your favorites for simple one-touch recall.

USB port

Enables simple connection of a variety of USB-enabled devices.

Auxiliary input

Makes it easy to connect a variety of devices.

5 HDMI inputs, 2 HDMI outputs

HDMI cable not included. High-speed HDMI cable is the only connection that can deliver a full high-definition experience with a full 1080p picture and digital surround sound.


Customer rating

5.0
100%
would recommend to a friend

Pros

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  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Amazing sound quality and Dolby Vision Compatible

    Posted
    Khaled
    • My Best Buy® Elite MemberElite Member

    I was in between getting this receiver and Marantz SR7012, but ultimately decided to get this. I paired this receiver with Bowers & Wilkins 700 series (HTM72, 704 S2, 707 S2 and DB4S) and it can drive them without a sweat! The level of detail, clarity and warmth is very impressive. Coming from a STR-ZA1100ES, it's a big step up! The receiver uses a huge power supply weighing about 8 lbs, Usually you can tell a receiver's quality if it weighs a lot and this receiver is not light! close to 40 lbs! The only downside I had is the lack of Bluetooth and Google cast feature, but all of this can be achieved whether you cast to the TV, Blu Ray player or a streaming device such as Apple TV if you use Airplay feature. Dolby Vision compatibility has been added to the receiver via a firmware update back in Sept 2017. I've tested the compatibility using Apple TV 4K and works like a charm! Colors are vivid, amazing contrast and brightness levels. if you are looking for a powerful receiver with amazing sound quality, compatible with Dolby Atmos, Dolby Vision and Custom Installation look no farther. Plus the 11 preouts will make it future proof, if you needed an upgrade in performance and sound quality. Pros -Amazing Sound quality! can also handle (120W @ 8 ohms, 20 Hz to 20 kHz, THD 0.09%, 2ch driven) -9 powered channels with 11 pre-outs plus two subs -Impressive build quality, built like a tank! -Dolby Atmos and DTS-X -Phantom Surround mode -4K HDR10 and Dolby Vision Compatible* *(via firmware update) -Clean modern design -8 port Gigabit Ethernet Switch -Music Connect feature (compatible with Sonos Connect) -Control 4 and CI -Very clean and easy to operate GUI Cons- -Lack of Bluetooth and Wifi -No Audio Jack out

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    You want the Best In Sight & Sound - You Got It

    Posted
    RockInVegas
    • My Best Buy® Elite MemberElite Member

    I LOVE this receiver ! I have gone thru 3 different Brands and Models before getting my hands on this Unit - Wow, Not only is the customizing of your exact settings easy, but makes it so you can tweak each speaker to your exact choice all the way to the treble and bass of each speaker. All input devices can then each be set to your exact setting choice. The Networking of this unit is more than most will ever take full advantage of, but has the ability to be part of a smart home with multi room selection of Video and Audio. Can be networked with a High Res Media Player, I set it up to network with my home PC to share media files (Music & Movie) to my Home Theater. You can monitor this unit via web from any where in the world. There is no Blu-tooth or WiFi built in to this but nothing I miss, my Blu-Ray Player as well as my Sony X940 TV have Blu-tooth screen mirroring already. I just plugged it into my AC WiFi Extender into the 9 port Network Switch built into this unit and all and more of my needs wants and hopes have been covered !

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Your search ends right here.

    Posted
    Tony
    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
    • My Best Buy® MemberMember

    No reason to spend more than this receiver. Having previously had a garbage arcam that broke after 3 years (I don't care what arcam fixed now, theres NO excuse for a $4,000 receiver to break and so many people have problems. So its not just an isolated incident) Having the same exact setup, this Sony blows its socks off. With Sony's 5 year warranty shows they have supreme confidence in this receivers build quality. If its in your budget look no further and pick this thing up. You won't be disappointed. The recent $600 price cut definitely makes this a no brainer!

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Amazing

    Posted
    Matt
    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
    • My Best Buy® Elite Plus MemberElite Plus Member

    This machine provides the best in current audio and video technology for your home theater, I feel like I've gone to the movies but in the comfort of my own home.

    I would recommend this to a friend

  • Rating: 5 out of 5 stars

    Options

    Posted
    Applehead
    • Verified PurchaserVerified Purchase
    • My Best Buy® Elite Plus MemberElite Plus Member

    This Sony receiver provides endless options and future upgrades with home networking built in.

    I would recommend this to a friend




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