The Way The Artists Truly Intended
Enjoy the subtlest nuances of studio-quality sound in higher than CD quality with High-Resolution Audio. Passion for music unites every component from signal to speaker so it feels like the artist is performing right in front of you.
Hear every note, see every detail
7.2 channel Home Theater AV receiver with NFC One-touch connectivity
Think you know home theater? Think again. The STR-DN850 AV receiver features 4K Ultra HD video pass-through for movies in bright, lifelike detail, while High-Resolution Audio lets you hear the nuances of live music.
Immerse yourself in room-filling audio with seven audio channels and two subwoofers ? delivering 150 W of power output per channel.
HDMI inputs and outputs
There?s space to connect video and audio equipment with five HDMI inputs and one HDMI output.
Stream music and videos wirelessly to your receiver via NFC One-touch, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.
Hear your music at its best
Whether it?s High-Resolution Audio, CDs, or MP3s, ? listen to your music in the highest possible sound quality. The STR-DN850 supports High-Resolution Audio formats such as DSD, FLAC, WAV, and ALAC, as well as formats like MP3, Apple AAC, ATRAC, and Windows WMA ? restoring their quality closer to that of the original.
How High-Resolution Audio works
Listen like you?re in the recording studio
High-Resolution Audio works by converting analog sound to digital at a higher and more precise rate than CDs. High-Resolution Audio can sample sound at a rate greater than 24 bit/96 Hz, capturing more details and subtleties, resulting in music that is as real as it gets.
7.2 channels for dynamic surround sound
A 7.2 channel AV receiver enables truly dynamic surround sound, while Digital Cinema Automatic Calibration (DCAC) optimizes audio performance ? so you can position your speakers where you like, and still experience well balanced sound.
Enhanced cinematic sound
Experience rich, multi-channel audio with Dolby True HD ? engineered to deliver 100 percent lossless sound across movies and music.
Hear the action all around you
For expansive cinema surround sound, DTS-HD Master Audio reproduces near studio-quality lossless audio.
Upscale picture quality closer to 4K Ultra HD3
The STR-DN850 upscales Full HD movies and TV programs closer to 4K Ultra HD quality. See up to four times the resolution of Full HD ? 4K Ultra HD brings lifelike detail to whatever you?re watching.
For a dynamic home entertainment setup, there are five HDMI inputs and one HMDI output, optical digital and analog AV connections. There?s room for your current equipment ? including your TV, Blu-ray Disc player, and speakers ? and there?s scope to expand.
Premium construction. Optimum sound.
The STR-DN850 Home Theater receiver uses the highest quality components and design ? including improved circuitry and a reinforced frame and beam chassis for optimum audio visual performance.
Fine-tune every note
Simulate the acoustics of world-renowned performance venues in your home
With Sony?s Sound Field Technologies you can emulate the acoustics of the Cary Grant Theatre, or three world-renowned concert halls including the Berlin Philharmoniker, Concertgebouw Amsterdam and Musikverein Wien.
Touch, connect, and play
Simply touch your NFC smartphone or tablet against the STR-DN850 to make a connection and stream music wirelessly.
Connect to the internet with built-in Wi-Fi to stream audio or browse online music services.
Listen to music and charge your smartphone while you listen with a rear MHL port.
Unite your music
Easy streaming control with the new SongPal app
The SongPal app allows you to easily and intuitively manage your listening experience. Simply install it on your mobile phone to take control of music playback, device settings and more-all through one app.
In control of your listening
Choose what you listen to and how thanks to a combination of apps, online music services and an easy-to-use interface.
Graphic user interface
A home menu makes it easy to navigate your receiver?s settings control what you watch and how you listen with preset sound modes.