Marantz SR7012 vs. Onkyo TX-NR656

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Marantz SR7012
Onkyo TX-NR656

Common

Model

SR7012
TX-NR656

Brand

Marantz
Onkyo

Rating

3.7 of 5
4.1 of 5

Reviews

7
251

Functions

Digital player

Internet radio

Network audio player

Amplifier class

D

Audio formats

AAC

AIFF

Apple lossless

DSD

FLAC

MP3

WAV

WMA

Built-in decoders

DTS neural:X

DTS-HD master audio

DTS:X

Dolby atmos

Dolby digital plus

Dolby surround

Dolby true HD

Power device

Operational power consumption

710 W
580 W

Standby power consumption

0.2 W
0.1 W

Built-in display

Type

fluorescent
fluorescent

Colour

black
black

Amplifier

Total output power

950 W
690 W

Output power per channel

125 Watt
100 W, 170 W

Output impedance per channel

8 Ohm
6 Ohm, 8 Ohm

Frequency response

20 Hz-20 kHz
20 Hz-20 kHz

Total harmonic distortion

0.05 %
0.08 %

Number of channels

9
7

Signal-to-noise ratio

105 dB
106 dB

Connectivity interfaces

Bluetooth

Wi-Fi

IEEE 802.3

IEEE 802.3u

Signal processing

HDMI pass-through

up to 4K
up to 4K

Video conversion/scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling, analog to HDMI up conversion

3D pass-through

Upscaling via HDMI

up to 4K
up to 4K

Connector type

AV inputs

2
2

Optical digital inputs

2
2

Coaxial digital inputs

2
1

HDMI inputs

8
8

HDMI outputs

3
2

Optical digital outputs

has not
has not

Coaxial digital outputs

has not
has not

Subwoofer outputs

2
2

USB

1
1

Phones

1
1

Media content source

Bluetooth

Network

USB-host

Radio

Tuner type

digital
digital

Tuner bands

AM/FM
AM/FM

Preset station qty

40
40

Additional features

A-B speaker switch

AIR Studios monitor certification

Three-zone capability

X.v.Color

Advanced sound retriever (ASR) technology

Apple air-play support

Audio return channel (ARC)

Bi-amplifying

Deep color

MCACC Pro

Auto power off

Pure direct mode

Dual-zone capability

Smartphone remote control

Sound features

Sound output mode

Surround Sound
Surround Sound

Audio D/A converter

32bit / 192kHz
32bit / 384kHz

Surround sound effects

Theater-Dimensional Virtual Surround
Neural Surround. Theater-Dimensional Virtual Surround

Surround system class

9.2 channel
7.2 channel

Digital sound processor (DSP)

DSP preset qty

8

Digital content protection

HDCP 2.2
HDCP 2.2

Clock

Built-in clock

Sleep timer

Dimensions

Shipping size

15.8 x 17.3 x 7.3 inches
22.5 x 18 x 11 inches

Product weight

31.1 pounds
22 pounds

Marantz SR7012 overview

Onkyo TX-NR656 overview

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