The VSX-531 is an ideal center piece for creating your own home theater system. Featuring 4 HDMI inputs and Ultra HD (4K/60p/4:4:4) pass-through with HDCP 2.2, the AV receiver supports the latest video standards HDR. Enjoy audio streaming from compatible devices with the built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology. Pioneer’s signature Phase Control technology provides synchronized sound for a realistic and dynamic performance.
See More Detail with 4K/60p Passthrough
The feature lets you take advantage of the highest-quality video source, by passing through 4K/60p /4:4:4 signals for viewing on a compatible display. The VSX-531 supports HDCP 2.2, so by connecting to a compatible device, you can enjoy premium content such as 4K videos with digital copy protection.
Built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology
With the built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology (ver. 3.0), you can easily stream songs from compatible devices. The VSX-531 features A2DP profile, with support for SBC and AAC codecs.
Front USB Input
The front panel USB input terminal allows straightforward connection to a USB memory stick. This plug and play connectivity enables you to easily play music files or watch JPEG pictures.
Next Generation Video Standard Ready
The VSX-531 is ready for the next generation video standard HDR (High Dynamic Range), which was adopted by Ultra HD Blu-ray™. HDR is a technology that drastically expands the brightness peak, providing a higher contrast between light and dark images, which creates even more life-like pictures.
Synchronized Sound with Phase Control
When amplifying multi-channel audio signals, receivers use a Low Pass Filter (LPF) to process low-frequency signals for subwoofer output. This causes phase shift of the low-frequency signals compared to the main channel signals, and the delayed bass makes
the sound lack synchronization. Pioneer’s Phase Control technology effectively eliminates phase lag and reproduces clearer mid- and high-range sound. You can feel the bass vibrating the air and deeper voices in films, and the groove of the performer in
Hear Every Detail with Dolby TrueHD/DTS-HD Master Audio
The VSX-531 supports Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio surround soundtracks, letting you experience the world of true high-definition entertainment from Bluray Discs. The lossless codecs are bit-for-bit
identical to the studio master.
Enjoy Quality Sound from Compressed Audio
The Advanced Sound Retriever restores the output of compressed audio such as WMA, AAC, and MP3, to the level of CD sound. The technology creates new signals to restore the minor
›› USB 1 In for USB Drive
›› Audio 1 In (Mini Stereo Jack)
›› Phones 1 Out
›› HDMI 4 In
›› HDMI 1 Out
›› AV (Composite) 2 In
›› Audio 1 In (Assignable)
›› Digital Coaxial 1 In (Assignable)
›› Digital Optical 1 In (Assignable)
›› Monitor Composite 1 Out
›› Subwoofer 1 Pre Out
›› Speaker 5 ch Out (FRONT, CENTER,
›› FM/AM Antenna
›› Power Requirements: AC 120 V, 60 Hz
›› Power Consumption/Standby: 210 W/0.45 W
›› Dimensions (W x H x D): 17-1/8 x 6-5/8 x 12-5/8
inches (435 x 168 x 320.5 mm)
›› Weight: 17.6 lbs. (8 kg)