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Pioneer VSX-524-K 5.1 Channel AV Receiver with Ultra HD Pass-Through

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The Pioneer VSX-5244-K is a value monster: the perfect 5.1 solution for the customer that needs cutting-edge performance at an affordable price. Featuring big 80 W x 5 output and ample HDMI connectivity, the 524 is all the receiver most folks will ever need.
  • 5 x 80 watts (20-20,000 Hz, THD 0.08% @ 8 ohms)
  • Four HDMI inputs, includes 3D and ultra HD pass-through
  • Pioneer MCACC room calibration tunes the sound to your listening space
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Pioneer VSX-524-K 5.1 Channel AV Receiver with Ultra HD Pass-Through

The VSX-524-K is the very best example of an entry-level home theater receiver. Features are limited to the bare essentials and a few select creature comforts, with the engineering emphasis on high performance and a great user experience. For customers on a budget, or just uninterested in a lot of bells and whistles, the VSX-524-K is the gateway to Pioneer quality.

Top Notch Audio
Even at its low price point the VSX-524-K has the latest sound reproduction features like Dolby TrueHD, Pro Logic II, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD, and DTS Neo:6. Feel confident with all these audio settings that your digital sound experience will be amazing. This Pioneer receiver sends a powerful 80 watts to each of the five channels for maximum listening levels. Fine tune your home theater with the MCACC room calibration system. By measuring your speakers connection, size and distance from listening point the multi-channel acoustic calibration system (MCACC) will optimize your listening experience for maximum performance. Plug your portable music device or thumb drive into the front USB port to play your favorite music through the 524; supported files are MP3, WMA, and ACC.

Visual Mastery
With four HDMI 2.0 inputs and one output the VSX-524-K can handle more than enough video sources for a moderate home theater setup. 4K Ultra HD is the most current high-definition video format with four times the resolution of 1080p. Supporting 4K Ultra HD and 3D means this Pioneer receiver displays your Blu-ray videos at peak performance through all four HDMI inputs.

Specifications: • Power output: 140 watts per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 1% THD, 1 channel driven), 80 watts x 5 (20-20,000 Hz, 0.08% THD @ 8 ohms FTC) • Supported home theater audio: Dolby® TrueHD®, Pro Logic® II, Dolby Digital® Plus, DTS-HD®, DTS Neo:6 • HDMI: 4-in / 1-out • D/A Converter 192 kHz / 24-bit • 3D ready • 4K Ultra HD pass-through • Dimensions: 17-18" W x 6-5/8" H x 13-1/16" D.

Product Specifications
  • Power Output Per Channel80 Watts
  • Receiver Type5.1 Channel Surround
Pioneer VSX-524-K 5.1 Channel AV Receiver with Ultra HD Pass-Through
  • BrandPioneer Electronics
  • ModelVSX-524-K
  • Part Number250-628
  • UPC884938257961
  • Product CategoryHome Theater Receivers & Stereo Receivers
  • Unit of MeasureEA
  • Product Rating
    (1 Reviews)
  • Weight20.8500 lbs.
  • California Prop 65

    Warning: California residents only. Please note per Proposition 65 that this product may contain chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm.

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Pioneer VSX-524-K 5.1 Channel AV Receiver with Ultra HD Pass-Through
Pioneer VSX-524-K 5.1 Channel AV Receiver with Ultra HD Pass-Through is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Receiver!Brought about two weeks ago to go along with the Dayton Audio surround sound (12" subwoofer) system. Fantastic combo! High quality sound, crisp, clear, beautiful. The Pioneer receiver is much more than I had expected.
Date published: 2015-03-07
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Pioneer VSX-524-K 5.1 Channel AV Receiver with Ultra HD Pass-Through

Does it have an Optical port?

Asked by: Ecramz
This model has 1 optical port.
Answered by: GregT
Date published: 2015-04-28

can this receiver safely power 6 ohm speakers. I.e. overnight sensation MTMs

Asked by: Heavy B
Yes, this receiver is indeed rated to drive 6 ohm loads safely.
Answered by: Chrisf
Date published: 2015-04-01

Does this receiver support Airplay?

Asked by: Bini
The VSX-524-K does not directly support Apple AirPlay but it can play via the app through a supported device and used through the analog inputs.
Answered by: TomI
Date published: 2014-09-30
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