TX-NR474

5.1-Channel Network A/V Receiver

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Amplify Happiness with Tomorrow’s Entertainment Today

Built on a high-current amp system that effortlessly drives four-ohm speakers, the TX-NR474 has muscle to boost enjoyment of sound, whether it’s music, a movie soundtrack, or the Sunday football. Experience the magic of Dolby Atmos®* and DTS:X® enhancing 4K movies encoded with HDR10 or Dolby Vision™ via compatible Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc™ players thanks to the receiver’s 4K HDR pass-through function. You can share your music to supported wireless speakers over FlareConnect™*, while dual-band Wi-Fi® provides stability for Chromecast built-in*, DTS Play-Fi®*, AirPlay, and streaming services such as Spotify®. With a slick GUI and Onkyo Controller app, operation is simple. So sit back, relax, and let the sound of happiness wash over you.

* Firmware update required.

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Unlock Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X® Playback

Object-based mixing lets sounds play through any speaker independently. Effects move above and around you as in real life. Enjoy movies and games with 3.1.2-channel Dolby Atmos* sound, and DTS:X through any speaker layout, and discover a new sonic dimension.

Music Made Easy with Chromecast built-in* Image

Music Made Easy with Chromecast built-in*

Stream any music from your smartphone, laptop, or PC to the TX-NR474 with ease. Control playback from Chromecast-enabled apps you know and love from your iPhone, iPad, Android™ phone or tablet, Mac® or Windows® laptop, or Chromebook.

Ready for DTS Play-Fi* Multi-room Audio Image

Ready for DTS Play-Fi®* Multi-room Audio

DTS Play-Fi allows you to enjoy high-quality music from connected online services, networked media servers, and your device library over Wi-Fi® to any number of compatible products using the Onkyo Music Control App for iPad, iPhone, and Android™ smartphones/tablets. DTS Play-Fi can synchronize the music in every room. Each member of your family can use their own device to listen to their own music in their room or group of rooms. DTS Play-Fi lets you easily structure a comprehensive multi-room ecosystem that satisfies virtually any need. For more information, visit www.play-fi.com.

* Enabled with a firmware update.

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Dual-band Wi-Fi®, AirPlay, and Spotify® Connect

A selectable 5 GHz Wi-Fi® channel assures stable streaming connectivity in areas with traffic congestion on the 2.4 GHz band. Enjoy smooth streaming over AirPlay, the Spotify Connect app, and other network audio services.

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Internet Radio and Streaming Services

TIDAL, Deezer(Deezer HiFi*), and TuneIn are baked into the GUI, making it easy to select from a massive range of music and radio programs using Onkyo Controller.

*Requires a free firmware update

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FlareConnect™ Wireless Multi-room Audio

FlareConnect* shares audio from network and external audio input sources between compatible components. Enjoy effortless multi-room playback of LP records, CDs, network music services, and more with supported components and speaker systems. Music selection, speaker grouping, and playback management across the home are built into the Onkyo Controller** app.
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* Sharing audio from external inputs is enabled with a firmware update. External audio inputs supporting FlareConnect may differ depending on model. Please consult individual product specification for more information. ** Download free from the App Store or Google Play.

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Onkyo Controller Supports Next Generation Network Audio

Onkyo Controller collects streaming services and network-attached audio into an intuitive smartphone app. Control playback, explore services, and distribute audio all over the home via FlareConnect from one easy interface. Alternatively, you can use familiar music apps now supported within this next-generation network ecosystem.

Supports 4K HDR and BT.2020 Standard Image

Supports 4K HDR and BT.2020 Standard

Connect four players to the receiver’s HDMI inputs. The inputs support passthrough of 4K/60 Hz video, High Dynamic Range in HDR10 or Dolby Vision™* formats, as well as the BT.2020 Ultra HD video standard. Enjoy the latest 4K movies untouched from source to screen.

Surround Enhancer* Mode

Based on technology developed by Dolby Laboratories, Inc., Surround Enhancer Mode augments the object-based soundfield with virtual channels that emulate a 5.1.2-channel Dolby Atmos experience as delivered by a comparable 7.1-channel receiver. With Surround Enhancer Mode, you can enjoy a 5.1.2-channel 3D soundfield easily without need of rear speakers.



Powerful Amplification for Dynamic Sound

High current power is proven by the TX-NR474’s ability to drive four-ohm speaker loads, which will severely test the strongest amp. Heaps of muscle means superior control for outstanding clarity and transient response, restoring energy to music and the surround-sound experience.

Graphical Interface with Easy Setup

With your speakers and media players connected, plug in the AccuEQ mic and let the intuitive GUI guide you through initial setup, from speaker calibration to network connection. The interface eliminates frustration and makes everyday control simple and enjoyable.

* Requires a firmware update.

Supplied Accessories

Firmware Updates: Released 11 Oct. 2018

HIGHLIGHTS

Supports 3.1.2-Channel Dolby Atmos®*1 and DTS:X®

135 W per Channel

HDMI® 4 In / 1 Out (4K/60 Hz / HDR10 / Dolby Vision™ / HDCP 2.2)

4 Ohms Speaker Driving Capability

5 GHz/2.4 GHz Wi-Fi®, Chromecast built-in*1, DTS Play-Fi®*1, and AirPlay

FlareConnect™*1 Wireless Multi-room Distribution

ADVANCED FEATURES

HDMI® Terminals Supporting HDR10, Dolby Vision, BT.2020, 4K/60 Hz, and HDCP 2.2

Supports 3.1.2-Channel Dolby Atmos*1 Playback and Dolby Surround Upmixing

Surround Enhancer*1 Mode Replicates 5.1.2-Channel Dolby Atmos Playback with Virtual Surround-field Creation

DTS:X Object-based Audio Reproduction and DTS Neural:X™ 3D Upmixing

Stable Dual-band 5 GHz/2.4 GHz Wi-Fi® Connectivity

Features Chromecast built-in*1 Wireless Audio Casting Technology

FlareConnect Multi-room Audio Distribution to Compatible Components and Speakers

Ready for Onkyo Controller*2 App Integrated Multi-room Intuitive Operation

DTS Play-Fi*1 Shares Music from Apps to Receiver and Wireless Speakers

AirPlay Audio Streaming from iTunes and iPad, iPhone, iPod touch

Bluetooth® Wireless Technology for Mobiles, Laptops, and PCs (Version 4.1 + LE, Profile: A2DP AVRCP)

Spotify®, TIDAL*4, TuneIn*4, and Deezer*4(Deezer HiFi*1)

AccuEQ Room Acoustic Calibration with AccuReflex Phase Alignment Technology for Dolby-enabled Speakers

Advanced Music Optimizer to Improve Compressed Digital Audio Quality, Including Bluetooth Audio

480i De-interlacing (480i to 480p) via HDMI

*1 Requires firmware update.

*2 For iOS and Android™ devices. Check App Store or Google Play™ for OS and device requirements.

*3 Available in Australia and New Zealand.

*4 Availability of services may vary with region. Please confirm before purchase. Subscription may also be required.

AMPLIFIER FEATURES

High Current Amplification System for Thrilling Stereo and Multichannel Performance

H.C.P.S. (High Current Power Supply) Transformer

Discrete Output Stage Circuitry for Low Distortion

Non-Phase-Shift Amplification Circuitry for Clarity and Detail

High Current Power to Drive Larger Speakers with 4 Ohms Resistance

PLL (Phase Locked Loop) Jitter-Cleaning Circuit Technology for S/PDIF Audio

PROCESSING FEATURES

Decodes Dolby Atmos* (3.1.2 Channels) and DTS:X Formats

HDMI Support for 4K/60 Hz, HDR10, Dolby Vision, 3D, Audio Return Channel, DeepColor™, x.v.Color™, LipSync, Dolby Atmos®*, Dolby® TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio™, DSD, DVD-Audio, Super Audio CD (SACD), Multichannel PCM, and CEC

Dolby® TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio™ Decoding

AKM (AK4438) 384 kHz/32-bit Multichannel DAC

32-bit Digital Signal Processing

DSP Modes for Gaming: Rock, Sports, Action, and RPG

Theater-Dimensional Virtual Surround Function

Pure Audio Mode with Easy Front Panel Button

Front Panel Tone Controls (Bass/Treble) for Front L/R Channels

* Requires firmware update.

CONNECTION FEATURES

4 HDMI Inputs and 1 Output

Powered Rear USB Port (5 V, 1 A)

2 Composite Video Inputs

3 Digital Audio Inputs (2 Optical and 1 Coaxial)

3 Analog Audio Inputs, 1 Stereo Analog Input (3.5 mm, Front)

Subwoofer Pre-Out

Headphone Jack (6.35 mm, Front)

Speaker Posts with Screw Knobs

Speaker Setup Mic Input (Front)

OTHER FEATURES

Playback of USB Audio

Crossover Adjustment for Each Channel (40 ⁄ 50 ⁄ 60 ⁄ 70 ⁄ 80 ⁄ 90 ⁄ 100 ⁄ 120 ⁄ 150 ⁄ 180 ⁄ 200 Hz)

A/V Sync Control (Up to 500 ms in 5 ms Steps at 48 kHz)

Graphical User Interface with Overlaid On-Screen Display (OSD) via HDMI

Quick Setup Guide via GUI and Easy Connection Diagram on Rear Panel

Large Input Buttons and Easy Sound Program Selection via Front Panel

HDMI Pass-through and Network Standby Functions

IP Control via LAN for Home Automation Systems

3-Mode Display Dimmer (Normal/Dim/Dimmer)

40 FM/AM Random Presets

Full-sized Simple Remote Control

GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS

Power Output: 135 W/Ch (6 Ohms, 1 kHz, 1% THD, 1 Channel Driven, IEC)

Frequency Response: 10 Hz–100 kHz/+1 dB, -3 dB (Direct Mode)

Dimensions (W x H x D): 435 x 160 x 328 mm

Weight: 8.6 kg

Due to a policy of continuous product improvement, Onkyo reserves the right to change specifications and appearance without notice.

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