Enjoy spectacular images on your home theater with Ultra HD (4K/60p/4:4:4) upscaling/pass-through, with HDCP 2.2 and support for the latest video standards HDR and BT.2020. Listen to Hi-Res Audio via USB or network. In addition to internet radio and various network streaming services, with Google Cast™ built-in you can use your mobile device to cast your favorite music to your receiver.
Ultra HD (4K/60p/4:4:4/24-bit) Upscaling/Pass-Through with HDCP 2.2
The feature lets you take advantage of the highest-quality video source for viewing on a 4K TV. With support for HDCP 2.2, you can enjoy premium content such as 4K videos with digital copy protection on a compatible display. * Supports up to 4K/60p/4:4:4/24-bit with HDCP 2.2 on HDMI IN (1/2/3), and HDMI OUT.
Next Generation Video Standard Ready
The VSX-831 is ready for the next generation video standard HDR (High Dynamic Range) and BT.2020, which were 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. BT.2020 is a new color-recording technology allowing a much wider gamut than the current BT.709 standard, enabling vividly rich coloration.
The VSX-831 has Google Cast, the same technology behind Chromecast builtin, so you can use your mobile device to cast your favorite music, radio, or podcasts to your speaker. Works with iOS, Android, and Chrome web browser. Discover Cast-enabled apps at g.co/cast/audioapps.
MCACC Auto Room Tuning
Create the optimum acoustic environment with Pioneer’s MCACC (Multi-Channel Acoustic Calibration System), developed with the expertise of professional recording studios. With the custom microphone, the system automatically compensates for differences in speaker size, level and distance, and equalizes
Synchronized Sound with Phase Control
As an innovative solution for the phase lag between the subwoofer and the main channel speakers caused by the network filter, Phase Control compensates the delayed bass to improve sound synchronization.
Internet Radio & Online Music
Enjoy a limitless flow of music, sports, talk, and news entertainment from internet radio stations and online music services, including Pandora, Spotify, TuneIn, TIDAL, and Deezer.
New User-friendly GUI
The newly developed GUI offers smooth operation with advanced features and design. You can easily set up the AV receiver straight out of the box by following the step-by-step guidance. The network setup and MCACC menus are also available on the GUI.
Built-in Dual Band Wi-Fi
Enjoy network features such as Hi-Res Audio streaming via wireless LAN connection. The built-in Wi-Fi is dual band,
supporting both 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz frequency channels. By using the 5 GHz band, you can enjoy steady and uninterrupted streaming of large Hi-Res Audio files.
Built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology
With the built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology (ver. 2.1 + EDR), you can easily stream songs from compatible devices. The VSX-831 features A2DP and AVRCP profiles, with support for SBC and AAC codecs.
›› USB 1 In for USB Drive
›› MCACC Setup MIC In
›› Audio 1 In (Mini Stereo Jack)
›› Phones 1 Out
›› HDMI 6 In (4 Assignable)
›› HDMI 1 Out
›› Ethernet 1 In
›› AV (Composite) 2 In (Assignable)
›› Audio 2 In (Assignable)
›› Phono (MM) 1 In
›› Digital Coaxial 1 In (Assignable)
›› Digital Optical 1 In (Assignable)
›› Subwoofer 2 Pre Out
›› Speaker 5 ch Out (FRONT, CENTER,
›› FM/AM Antenna
›› Power Requirements: AC 120 V, 60 Hz
›› Power Consumption/Standby: 380 W/0.1 W
›› Dimensions (W x H x D): 17-1/8 x 6-13/16 x
14-9/16 inches (435 x 173 x 370.5 mm)
›› Weight: 19.8 lbs. (9 kg)