Full 3D audio support
Immerse yourself in 3D audio with Dolby Atmos®, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X®, and DTS Virtual:X™. Set up a 5.1.2 Dolby Atmos surround system using Dolby Atmos elevation speakers, or dedicated overhead speakers, for the ultimate home theatre experience. DTS:X gives your movies, games and music a realism unmatched by traditional 5.1 surround sound. Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology and DTS Virtual:X provide immersive audio without height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 7.1, 5.1, or 2.1 speaker arrangement.
Advanced 8K hdmi video section to support various HDR formats
For the best picture quality available, the AVR-X1700H features an advanced HDMI section (6 in/1 out) with three 8K inputs supporting 8K/60Hz and 4K/120Hz video pass-through sporting 40Gbps. All HDMI inputs feature 4:4:4 Pure Color sub sampling, HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG), Dynamic HDR, 3D, and BT.2020 pass-through support for exceptional picture quality. Enjoy 8K upscaling as well as HDCP 2.3 processing to play copy-protected content uninhibited.
HEOS® Built-In multi-room streaming
Enjoy your favorite music in any room of your home wirelessly with HEOS® Built-in technology. Play the same song in every room or select a different song for each connected room. Also works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Apple Siri to provide cutting-edge voice control for all your home entertainment. Connect your Denon Home speakers for a whole-home audio experience. HEOS also supports free and premium Spotify, Amazon Music HD, TuneIn, SoundCloud, TIDAL, and more. (Not all music services available in all regions.)
Easy setup and automatic HDMI rename
The included AVR-X1700H Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the AVR-X1700H via HDMI, the exclusive Denon Setup Assistant appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step by step. On the back of the AV receiver, a row of color-coded speaker connections is laid out horizontally, making organizing and connecting speaker wires simple. The AVR-X1700H renames HDMI inputs automatically when connected or you can rename manually for your convenience.
Audyssey room correction
Using the featured Audyssey MultEQ XT room acoustic measurement system and supplied microphone, the AVR-X1700H it precisely analyzes the output of each speaker to optimize every channel. Plus, the additional Audyssey MultEQ Editor app allows advanced users to go “under the hood” for further adjustment and customization of your audio environment. The app is available for both iOS and Android.
Apple AirPlay 2 built-in
Use AirPlay 2 to stream Apple music wirelessly to the AV receiver, or group with other AirPlay compatible speakers to fill your home with music.
Built-in bluetooth and Wi-Fi capability
The heart of your wireless network, the Denon AVR-X1700H is equipped with an advanced dual antenna transceiver system for robust Bluetooth and Wi-Fi wireless streaming even in congested urban environments. Enjoy listening to your favorite audio content wirelessly from your smart devices.
Phono input for turntable/vinyl support
With the built-in phono input, the AVR-X1700H lets you connect your turntable and play vinyl records. Enjoy your vintage collection with exceptional quality and sound.
Amazing sound built on 110 years of innovation
As Japan’s first audio electronics manufacturer with a deep legacy of firsts, Denon is the defining audio company of Japan. Founded in 1910, we enable the moments that matter through the relentless pursuit of quality, innovation, and audio performance. We innovate for a better experience.
Brilliant color–universal compatibility, HDR10+, and dynamic HDR
The AVR-X1700H supports High Dynamic Range video format, HDR10, Dolby Vision, and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma). Dolby Vision transforms the viewing experiences with astonishing brightness, contrast, and color. HLG offers HDR technology over broadcast content for a crisper, cleaner image. The AVR-X1700H also supports HDR10+, which sends dynamic meta data to TV for more realistic images, as well as Dynamic HDR. (Some technologies are not available on all televisions.)
Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC) support
The main output of the AVR-X1700H supports eARC (enhanced Audio Return Channel) to enable uncompressed and object-based audio transmission directly from your smart TV apps to your AV receiver.
The latest technology for enhanced movie experiences
With the new AVR-X1700H, enjoy all your entertainment with latest technology available and watch your movies in unrivaled clarity. Enjoy your movies in 8K with 8K/60Hz pass-through and upscaling, as well the latest in AV receiver technology like Dynamic HDR and Quick Media Switching (QMS), which eliminates video delay in movies.
The next generation in gaming
Enjoy gaming to its full potential with the new AVR-X1700H. Play with 4K/120Hz pass-through, as well as Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), Quick Frame Transport (QFT), and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM), which reduces or eliminates lag and frame tearing for a smoother, lag-free gaming experience.
Works with Amazon Alexa
Control the AVR-X1700H hands-free with Amazon Alexa and your voice. Adjust the volume, skip to the next track, switch inputs for your different media players, and more—“Just Ask.” Download the HEOS Home Entertainment Skill to enable Amazon Alexa voice commands for your AVR-X1700H, HEOS devices and other select Denon products.
Works with Google Assistant
Start music in the HEOS app, then ask your Google Assistant to control volume, play, pause, skip tracks, and more.
With the Denon AVR-X1700H, it’s possible to enjoy multi-channel surround sound in one room and a separate source or music stream in another. Watch a movie in one room while another family member listens to music in a different zone without interruption.
All zone TV audio
Play the audio from your TV to all zones. Enjoy full discrete audio such as Dolby Atmos in the main zone for a totally immersive experience while playing the same source in the second zone. The AVR-X1700H supports both HDMI and digital sources for your second zone when set to “Source.”