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Onkyo HT-S9100THX 7.1 Channel Receiver and Speaker Package: A THX Certified Package for Awesome Amplification and Precise Processing
If you thought our first THX Integrated System Certified receiver/speaker package was a great concept, then this power-packed follow-up will be sure to please. The HT-S9100THX is the first THX I/S Plus Certified system to handle full high-definition processing of 1080p video and the master quality of Dolby® TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio. Whatever input you choose--whether gaming, movies, broadcasts, or music--the HT-S9100THX draws on a reservoir of precise amplification power to create a breathtaking home entertainment experience. With video upscaling, revolutionary audio equalization and acoustic treatment technologies, and integrated control with leading display brands, the HT-S9100THX is a fail-safe solution for most home environments. Choose the Right System For Your Home
The HT-S9100THX is the first THX I/S Plus
Certified system to handle full HD processing
Choosing the right home theater system is often challenging and frustrating. This Home Theater System eliminates the confusion associated with making a sound choice. With exquisite high-definition surround sound reproduction, HDMI 1080p Deep Color Processing, and 1200W of earth moving power, the Onkyo HT-S9100THX 7.1-Channel Home Theater System will take your home theater experience to new heights. Designed and built with both professional audio pundits and home theater enthusiasts in mind, it combines unsurpassed clarity and functionality by utilizing THX Integrated Systems Plus Certification. It features four HDMI (Ver. 1.3a) inputs, and two HD component inputs, enabling an effortless, high-bandwidth transfer of video signals to the latest HDTV displays. It features 1080i HD video upconversion with Faroudja DCDi Edge Technology, regardless of the connection. Superior Audio Processing
This system combines style and clarity with an impressive A/V (130W-Per Channel) digital receiver. It offers 192KHz/24-bit audio processing technology to create a wider, more enveloping surround-sound experience. It features Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio, and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio decoding. In addition, Onkyo also includes a sophisticated 7.1-Channel speaker system capable of delivering a full, clear, and tight sound response. It consists of two (2-Way) front satellite speakers, four (2-Way) surround speakers, one (2-Way) center speaker, and a powerful 290W down-firing 12-inch subwoofer.
Moreover, it presents superb audio processing that will be hard to match. Onkyo exclusives like Wide Range Amplifier Technology (WRAT), All Discrete Circuitry, Optimum Gain Volume Circuitry, High Current Power Supply (H.C.P.S.), and Audyssey 2EQ Room Calibration offer the cleanest signal on the market. With HDTV component switching, Blu-ray/PlayStation 3 compatibility, RIHD System Control, 7.1-CH Discrete Input, AM/FM tuner, and connectivity to virtually any A/V source or playback component you can imagine, your entertainment choices are endless with the HT-S9100THX.
The dynamic range of this system is so well balanced and matched, that the center, front and rear channels blend effortlessly into a surreal home theater experience. It's capable of processing Dolby Pro Logic IIx, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby True HD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS, DTS-ES, DTS Neo:6, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD Master Audio, and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio. More Key Features
This powerful THX certification is designed to address the growing needs of the newest generation of home entertainment enthusiasts with smaller home theater environments. It's an ideal amplification solution for superb processing of gaming, movie soundtracks, music, and HDTV broadcasting. THX I/S Plus includes THX Cinema Mode, THX Music Mode, THX Games Mode, and THX Surround EX. In addition, it features THX Loudness Plus, which improves how you experience movies at lower volume levels; to counteract the loss or distortion of ambient and bass sounds at lower volumes.
This system features a high-bandwidth processor capable of transferring 1080p (Ver. 1.3a/Deep Color, x.v. Color) through the HDMI output; and 1080i HD upconversion is achieved with a powerful Faroudja DCDi processing chip. HDMI supports standard, enhanced, or high-definition video, plus multi-channel digital audio on a single cable. With playback specifications that meet the standards of professionals, it features HD component video (2x inputs/1x output) switching for high-resolution low-distortion video reproduction.
Remote Interactive (RI) capability enables you to simply connect your iPod to your receiver through Onkyo's RI Dock option for the iPod. Your iPod effectively becomes another Onkyo component flowing through the receiver.
- Power Output: 130 W/Channel (8 ohms, 1 kHz)
- THD (Total Harmonic Distortion): 0.08 % (1 kHz 1 W)
- Frequency Response: 5Hz - 100kHz
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 106 dB (Line, IHF-A)
- Speaker Impedance: 8 ohms–16 ohms
- Speaker Front/Center: 2-way, acoustic-suspension
- Speaker Full-range, bass reflex: 2-way, acoustic-suspension
- Speaker Subwoofer: Acoustic-suspension/Powered
- Tuner: AM/FM, 40 station preset
- DOLBY Decoders: TrueHD, PLIIx
- DTS Decoders: DTS-HS, NEO6
- Music Optimizer: Yes
- Audyssey Dynamic EQ: Yes
- Audio I/O: 6/2
- Digital Audio IN (OPT/COAX): 2/2
- Composite I/O: 4/1
- S-Video I/O: 3/1
- Component Video/Bandwidth: 2/50MHz
- HDMI I/O: 4/1
- HDMI Version: V1.3 Repeater
- HDMI Bandwidth: 1080p
- Analog to HDMI Upconversion: X (DCDi)
- Multi-Channel Input: 7.1
- iPod Ready: (optional Dock)
Choosing an Onkyo A/V 7.1 Channel Receiver and Speaker Package for Your Home
Onkyo offers a couple of quality A/V receiver system and speaker packages that are just right for your home. Which A/V receiver system and speaker you choose depends on how much you are willing to spend and which features you prioritize in a home theater environment. Here is a quick breakdown of these A/V receiver system and speaker packages..
| || The HT-S7100B: The launch of the HT-S7100 marks another milestone for Onkyo: the company's first receiver/speaker package to simultaneously handle 1080p video and bit-for-bit audio processing. The HT-S7100 anchors your home theater by integrating the full potential of high-definition media (think Blu-ray Disc) and high-definition displays. With an HDMI platform as good as it gets (integrating up to four sources), you have every reason to be impressed. But the HT-S7100 is also going to take analog sources (from component video, S-video and composite video) and upscale them to HD-friendly 1080i resolution for HDMI output. Featuring some valuable options--single-cable dock connectivity for iPod, Audyssey room acoustic correction technologies, and integrated control with other leading brand-name devices--this receiver/speaker package puts the emphasis on value for money. |
| || The HT-S9100THX: If you thought our first THX Integrated System Certified receiver/speaker package was a great concept, then this power-packed follow-up will be sure to please. The HT-S9100THX is the first THX I/S Plus Certified system to handle full high-definition processing of 1080p video and the master quality of Dolby® TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio. Whatever input you choose--whether gaming, movies, broadcasts, or music--the HT-S9100THX draws on a reservoir of precise amplification power to create a breathtaking home entertainment experience. With video upscaling, revolutionary audio equalization and acoustic treatment technologies, and integrated control with leading display brands, the HT-S9100THX is a fail-safe solution for most home environments. |