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Pioneer VSX-521-K 5.1 Home Theater Receiver, Glossy Black (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

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  • Bluetooth-ready
  • 110 watts x 5 direct energy amplification
  • Dolby True-HD and DTS-HD master audio decoders
  • HDMI 1.4a 3D-ready with Audio Return Channel
  • Pioneer MCACC room calibration
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Color GlossyBlack Black Black Black Black
Connectivity Technology HDMI Bluetooth USB Port, SD Memory Card Slot, RCA Selector Wired Bluetooth;Parallel Port
Item Dimensions 17.2 x 14.3 x 6.6 in 13 x 17 x 6.3 in 17.31 x 11.81 x 4.75 in 7.5 x 15.75 x 19.5 in 10.9 x 16.9 x 5.2 in 21.57 x 15.2 x 5.5 in
Item Weight 19.8 lbs 16 lbs 10 lbs 18.58 lbs 14 lbs 17.75 lbs
Output Wattage 110 watts 200 watts 85 watts 350 watts 270 watts 2,000
Additional Features Sleep Timer;3D Compatiblity Integrated Green Edge technology, Bluetooth technology and DLNA 1.5 compliance, Built-in vTuner (Internet radio) streaming, Front-panel USB port, EzSet/EQ III auto-calibration DC in Jack 2 Channel, 5 analog audio inputs, AM/FM tuner, Auto standby Ipod docking station (Ipod not included), Powers 4 loudspeakers, Separate gain control for preamp and subwoofer, AM/FM Quartz Synthesized Tuner, 110-220V Switchable
Warranty 1 Year Parts and Labor 2 years warranty on parts and labor 1 year limited warranty 2 year coverage for parts, 2 year coverage for labor 1 year warranty

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With clean, compelling lines, the VSX-521 has been streamlined to look as elegant, modern and state-of-the-art as the technology inside. Technology designed to serve one singular purpose: to get you closer than ever before to the artist's true intent.

The VSX-521 is fully ready for wireless Bluetooth audio from virtually any A2DP profile Bluetooth device, including iPod, iPhone, iPad, Smartphones, laptops, etc. With the Pioneer AS-BT200 Bluetooth adapter, you can untether yourself from cables and inputs. And you'll enjoy near CD-quality with Sound Retriever AIR technology, created specifically to enhance Bluetooth audio.

Of course the VSX-521 supports the latest high-definition audio formats, Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio to give your Blu-ray Disc soundtracks unsurpassed audio quality. But Pioneer also includes all of the Dolby and DTS surround formats best suited for the wide variety of entertainment sources, including the newest Dolby Pro Logic IIz height channel.

All of Pioneer's newest receivers support the latest HDMI 1.4a specification. So not only do you get the most out of your existing movies and music, with the VSX-521 you're prepared for the next generation of 3D video content. With 4 HDMI inputs, you've got plenty of connectivity options for the growing number of high-definition sources available. All Pioneer receivers also offer advanced HDMI conveniences like Audio Return Channel and HDMI Standby Through.

Audio Codecs Supported - Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio Video Modes Supported - 1080p and below Digital Formats Supported - WMA, MP3, and AAC In the box - Microphone (for Auto MCACC Setup) Remote Control Two (2) AAA Batteries AM Loop Antenna FM Wire Antenna Operating Instructions Unit Dimensions - Product W x H x D (inches) 17.16 W x 6.6 H x 14.27 D, Weight 19.8 lbs Manufacturer's 1-year warranty

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Watts/Channel 110 x 5 100 x 5 75 x 5 60 x 5 100 x 7
Manufacturer Warranty 1 year 2 years 2 years 2 years 2 years
3D Pass-through Ready? Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Remote Included Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Subwoofer Pre-Out Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Radio Antenna (FM/AM) Input Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
GUI/Onscreen Display Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Auto Calibration Microphone No No No No No
Video Upconversion No No No No No
Smartphone App Control No No No No No
Network Connected No No No No No
Zone Control No No No No No
Advanced Audio Formats:
  • Dolby TrueHD
  • DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Dolby TrueHD
  • DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Dolby Digital Plus
  • DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
  • Dolby TrueHD
  • DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Dolby TrueHD
  • DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Dolby TrueHD
  • Pro logic IIz
  • and DTS HD enhanced audio codecs
HDMI Inputs 4 4 4 3 4
Composite AV Inputs 4 4 3 4 3
Analog Audio Inputs 2 4 4 5 2
Digital Optical Audio Inputs 2 2 1 2 2
Digital Coaxial Audio Inputs 1 2 1 1 1
Stereo Mini Jack Input 0 1 1 0 0
USB Inputs 0 0 0 1 0
Headphone Jack Output 0 1 0 1 0


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