Onkyo TX-SR444

Onkyo TX-SR444
Brand Onkyo Updated_at 2024-02-02 04:44:16 Number Of Channels 7 Signal-to-Noise Ratio 105 dB Weight 17 pounds USB 1
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Connectivity Options

Audio Quality

Ease Of Setup And Use

Power Output (Watts)

Connectivity Options

The Onkyo TX-SR444 offers a variety of connectivity options, including four HDMI inputs and one output that supports up to 4K pass-through. It also has two optical digital inputs for connecting external audio sources such as CD players or gaming consoles. Moreover, it offers one coaxial digital input and one USB port for further connection possibilities. However, the receiver does not have any optical or coaxial outputs nor support Wi-Fi or IEEE 802 standards like 3u/3x. Along with that, it is equipped with a subwoofer output which allows you to connect an additional speaker system if desired.

Audio Quality

The Onkyo TX-SR444 is a 7.2 channel AV receiver that offers outstanding audio quality with its 105 dB signal-to-noise ratio and 0.08% total harmonic distortion, making it ideal for home theater applications. It has an amazing 700 W of total output power which can be distributed to each individual speaker at up to 100 W per channel thanks to the 6 Ohm impedance rating on each one. The frequency response range covers 20 Hz - 20 kHz, ensuring accurate sound replication across all frequencies while Dolby Atmos support adds extra depth and realism when playing back compatible content sources such as Blu Ray discs or streaming services like Netflix or Amazon Prime Video in surround sound mode. However, this model supports various digital formats including AAC, FLAC, MP3 and more so you'll have plenty of options when choosing your music library source material too!

Ease Of Setup And Use

The Onkyo TX-SR444 is an easy to set up and use AV receiver. It has 5 AV inputs, 4 HDMI inputs, 1 HDMI output and a subwoofer output for connecting your audio/video components. The Audio Return Channel (ARC) allows you to easily connect the TV with just one cable while Dual Zone capability lets you enjoy two different sources in separate rooms at once. Additionally, it provides Auto Power Off which automatically turns off the unit when not in use as well as Sleep Timer that can be used to turn off after a certain amount of time passes by. Due to its 32bit / 384kHz Audio D/A converter providing Theater-Dimensional Virtual Surround sound effects this product offers great ease of setup and usage experience making it perfect for any home theater system enthusiast looking for quality performance without having too much technical knowledge about setting up their equipment.

Power Output (Watts)

The Onkyo TX-SR444 is a powerful AV receiver with an amazing total output power of 700 Watts. It provides 100 Watts per channel, making it ideal for larger rooms and more demanding audio setups. The 6 Ohm impedance ensures that the sound quality remains consistent even at higher volumes or when connected to multiple speakers simultaneously. This makes the Onkyo TX-SR444 perfect for those who want high performance from their home theater system without sacrificing clarity or fidelity in any way.

Pros & Cons

Pros

  • The quality of the voice in the video is very clear (it is not entirely clear why, but it is easier to understand the dialogue).
  • HDMI with latest standards support.

Cons

  • The quality of the voice in the video is very clear (it is not entirely clear why, but it is easier to understand the dialogue).
  • HDMI with latest standards support.

Specification

Amplifier

Total Harmonic Distortion

0.08 %

Frequency Response

20 Hz-20 kHz

Output Impedance Per Channel

6 Ohm

Output Power Per Channel

100 W

Total Output Power

700 W

Signal-to-Noise Ratio

105 dB

Number Of Channels

7

Sound Features

Surround System Class

7.2 channel

Surround Sound Effects

Theater-Dimensional Virtual Surround

Audio D/A Converter

32bit / 384kHz

Digital Content Protection

HDCP 2.2

Audio Formats

Apple Lossless

AIFF

AAC

WMA

WAV

MP3

FLAC

Built-in Decoders

Dolby Surround

Dolby Digital Plus

Dolby Atmos

DTS:X

Dolby True HD

Signal Processing

HDMI Pass-through

up to 4K

Upscaling Via HDMI

has not

3D Pass-through

Video Conversion/scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling, analog to HDMI up conversion

Connector Type

HDMI Outputs

1

HDMI Inputs

4

Coaxial Digital Inputs

1

Optical Digital Inputs

2

Phones

1

AV Inputs

5

USB

1

Subwoofer Outputs

1

Coaxial Digital Outputs

has not

Optical Digital Outputs

has not

Media Content Source

USB-host

Network

Bluetooth

Additional Features

Audio Return Channel (ARC)

Apple Air-play Support

Advanced Sound Retriever (ASR) Technology

Smartphone Remote Control

Three-zone Capability

Dual-zone Capability

A-B Speaker Switch

Pure Direct Mode

Auto Power Off

Bi-amplifying

Dimensions

Weight

17 pounds

Dimensions

13 x 17 x 6 inches

Connectivity Interfaces

IEEE 802.3u

IEEE 802.3

WI-FI

Bluetooth

Functions

Network Audio Player

Internet Radio

Digital Player

Power Device

Standby Power Consumption

0.3 W

Operational Power Consumption

420 W

Clock

Sleep Timer

Built-in Clock

Built-in Display

Colour

black

Type

fluorescent

Radio

Preset Station

40

Tuner Bands

AM/FM

Tuner Type

digital

General

Brand

Onkyo