Sony STR-DN1080 vs Pioneer VSX-934

Sony STR-DN1080

Sony STR-DN1080 review

May 10, 2019

The STRDN1080 is a flagship receiver from Sony’s line. However, by requiring under $600 for the product, the company tries to prove that it’s not necessary to break the bank to get everyt...

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Product

Sony STR-DN1080
Pioneer VSX-934

Model

STR-DN1080
VSX-934

Brand

Sony
Pioneer

Rating

3.8 of 5
0

Reviews

280
0

Amplifier

Total output power

1155 W
1155 W

Output power per channel

165 W
165

Output impedance per channel

6 Ohm
6 Ohm

Frequency response

20 Hz-20 kHz
20 Hz - 20 kHz

Total harmonic distortion

0.09 %
0,1

Number of channels

7
7

Signal-to-noise ratio

108 dB
106 dB

Functions

Digital player

Internet radio

Network audio player

Audio formats

AAC

AIFF

Apple lossless

FLAC

MP3

WAV

WMA

Built-in decoders

DTS:X

Dolby Atmos

Dolby digital plus

Dolby surround

Dolby true HD

Built-in display

Type

fluorescent
fluorescent

Colour

black
black

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
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

1
has not

Optical digital inputs

1
1

Coaxial digital inputs

1
1

HDMI inputs

6
6

HDMI outputs

2
2

Optical digital outputs

has not
has not

Coaxial digital outputs

has not
has not

Subwoofer outputs

2
2

USB

1
2

Phones

1
1

Media content source

Bluetooth

Network

USB-host

Radio

Tuner type

digital
digital

Tuner bands

AM/FM
AM/FM

Preset station

30
11

Additional features

A-B speaker switch

Three-zone capability

Advanced sound retriever (ASR) technology

Apple air-play support

Audio return channel (ARC)

Bi-amplifying

Auto power off

Pure direct mode

Dual-zone capability

Smartphone remote control

Sound features

Audio D/A converter

24bit / 192kHz
32bit / 384kHz

Surround sound effects

S-FORCE Pro Front Surround Sound
Dolby Digital

Surround system class

7.2 channel
7.2 channel

Digital content protection

HDCP 2.2
HDCP 2.2

Clock

Built-in clock

Sleep timer

Power device

Operational power consumption

240 W
460 W

Standby power consumption

0.4 W
0.1 W

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Dimensions

19 x 15 x 8.4 inches
12.6 x 17.1 x 6.8 inches

Weight

23 pounds
24.4 x pounds
Sony STR-DN1080
Pioneer VSX-934
Sony STR-DN1080
Pioneer VSX-934

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