AVR-X550BT

At 130W of power per channel, the 5.2 channel Denon AVR-X550BT AV receiver delivers quality home theater at an accessible price. Enjoy movies and shows with Full 4k Ultra HD and Dolby Vision, and five HDMI inputs (and one output) to support your media players. Plus, the AVR-X550BT supports Bluetooth for seamless music streaming.

FEATURES – AVR-X550BT

5.2 Ch. AV Receiver with Bluetooth

Overview

The 5.2 channel Denon AXR-X550BT AV receiver delivers quality home theater at an accessible price. Watch your favorite movies and shows with exceptional picture clarity thanks to Full 4k Ultra HD, Dolby Vision and HDCP 2.2 (supported on three of the five HDMI inputs). Stream music with built-in Bluetooth or play back MP3, WMA, FLAC and MPEG-4/AAC tracks via the front panel USB port. A guided Setup Assistant and measuring microphone make getting started as simple as possible. And with a more than 100-year history steeped in audio technology, the Denon AVR-X550BT is guaranteed to provide audio fidelity and picture clarity to vastly improve every aspect of your home theater.

 

Powerful 5-Channel Amplifier With ECO Mode

Featuring discrete high-current amplifiers on all channels, the AVR-X550BT delivers high-power performance at 130 Watts per channel (6 Ohms, 1kHz, 1% 1 Ch. Drive). Low impedance drivers provide operational stability for a wide range of speakers and create balanced, tonal sound. The AVR-X550BT features a five-input HDMI section with 4K/60 Hz full-rate pass-through and HDCP 2.2 support on three inputs.

GEARED UP FOR 4K ULTRA HD

The advanced HDMI video section of the AVR-X550BT lets you enjoy your favorite movies and shows with the best picture quality available.

  • ADVANCED VIDEO SECTION
  • HDR / DOLBY VISION
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    BREATHE NEW LIFE INTO LEGACY SOURCES

    The AVR-X550BT features an advanced HDMI section with 5 inputs that offer full 4K Ultra HD, HDR (High Dynamic Range), BT.2020, Wide Color Gamut, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, as well as 21:9 and 3D video pass-through, Dolby Vision compatibility and HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) pass-through support. HDCP 2.2 is supported on 3 inputs for copy protected content.

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    NEXT GENERATION VIDEO FORMATS

    The AVR-X550BT supports High Dynamic Range (HDR) video format. It is even ready for Dolby Vision and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma). Dolby Vision transforms the viewing experiences with astonishing brightness, contrast, and color. HLG offers HDR technology over broadcast content.

SET-UP AND CONNECT WITH EASE

The included AVR-X550BT Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the AVR-X550BT via HDMI, the exclusive Denon Setup Assistant appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step by step. A row of color-coded speaker connections is laid out horizontally, making organizing and connecting speaker wires simple. Plus, the AVR-X550BT comes with a measuring microphone that adjusts critical system parameters for top audio fidelity, custom-tailored for your speaker system and listening space.

  • SMART TV
  • Bluetooth
  • App Control
  • Quick Select
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    SMART TV CONNECTIVITY

    Control the Denon AVR-X550BT with your Smart TV remote via the HDMI CEC functionality associated with your Smart TV. Simply set “HDMI Control” to ON in your receiver, then set “Smart Menu” to ON and begin controlling the AVR-X550BT with your TV remote. The Smart Menu home screen provides you quick access to source and surround mode selections, the AVR's setup menu and four Smart Selects.

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    BLUETOOTH BUILT-IN

    Your favorite tracks, at your fingertips. Stream music from your computer or smart devices with the AVR-X550BT and built-in Bluetooth. It remembers up to eight paired Bluetooth devices, so invite family and friends to share their music and enjoy the audio quality of the AVR-X550BT. To stream via Bluetooth, simply select the Denon AVR-X550BT from the Bluetooth menu on your smart device.

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    DENON AVR REMOTE APP FOR SEAMLESS CONTROL

    Better control in your back pocket. The Denon 500 Series Remote app for iOS and Android makes using the AVR-X550BT even easier —adjust volume, turn it on or off, mute the music, and select a source. Download the Denon 500 Series Remote app today.

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    QUICK SELECTS FOR USER-FRIENDLY AUDIO TUNING

    The Denon AVR-X550BT front panel features four Quick Select buttons that store your preferred audio settings for each source. Switch between TV audio, Blu-Ray, media players and more, and the AVR-X550BT adjusts the EQ settings to your preferences for that media source. Use the buttons on the front panel or opt for the same Quick Selects on the AVR remote for faster control.

FRONT USB PORT FOR HIGH-RESOLUTION AUDIO

In addition to numerous analog and digital AV connectors, the AVR-X550BT features a USB port on the front panel for convenient audio playback. It’s compatible with a wide range of portable USB devices and supports MP3, WMA, FLAC and MPEG-4/AAC tracks. Whether you want to listen to your latest MP3 download or soak in the fidelity of audiophile-quality FLAC recordings, you have quick access to your favorite songs.

COMPATIBLE WITH DENON HEOS LINK

Connect the AVR-X550BT to the Denon HEOS Link (sold separately) for wireless music streaming and the ultimate in sound quality. The HEOS Link enables the AVR-X550BT to play back nearly unlimited online streaming services like Spotify, TIDAL, and more. With the HEOS Link, you can also add HEOS multi-room audio to your home theater audio system, and play different songs in different rooms or the same song in every room. Also available is is ability to control your HEOS experience with Amazon Alexa voice commands. Once connected, use the HEOS app to control the AVR remotely. Enjoy more music and flexibility with the same great Denon quality.

 
 
 
 

Specifications

Model:
AVR-X550BT
Multichannel Surround
DTS HD Master / DTS:X
o / -
o / o
o / -
DTS Neo:X / DTS Neural:X
- / -
- / o (7ch) (update)
- / -
DTS Virtual:X
-
o (update)
-
Dolby TrueHD / Dolby Atmos
o / -
o / o
o / -
Dolby ProLogic Il / Dolby Surround
o / -
- / o
o / -
Multichannel Stereo
o
o
o
Max Number of Processing (Preamp) Channels
5.1
7.1
5.1
Sound Enhancements
Discrete Power Amplifier
5
7
5
Audyssey
-
MultEQ XT
-
Audyssey Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume
- / -
o / o
- / -
Audyssey APP support
-
o
-
Compressed Audio Restorer
o
o
o
Network
HEOS Multiroom and Streaming
-
o
-
Lossy Formats: MP3 / WMA / AAC
- / - / -
o / o / o
- / - / -
Lossless Formats: FLAC / ALAC / WAV
- / - / -
o / o / o
- / - / -
DSD Audio Streaming
-
up to DSD5.6
-
FLAC HD 192/24
-
o
-
WAV 192/24
-
o
-
ALAC 192/24
-
o
-
Gapless Playback
-
o (FLAC, WAV, ALAC, DSD)
-
AirPlay Audio Streaming
-
o
-
Internet Radio
-
TuneIn
-
Spotify Connect* / Tidal* / Deezer* / others *
- / - / - / -
o / o / o / o
- / - / - / -
Compatible with Remote APP for Smart Phones
Android / iOS
Android / iOS
-
Compatible with Remote APP for Tablets
Android / iOS / Amazon Kindle
Android / iOS/Amazon Kindle
-
Ethernet Ports
-
o
-
Wi-Fi
-
o
-
Bluetooth
o
o
o
AirPlay 2
-
o
-
HDMI
HDMI Inputs: Back / Front
5 / -
5 / 1
5 / -
HDCP 2.2 support
o
o
o
HDMI Outputs: Main / Zone
1 / -
1 / -
1 / -
GUI Overlay on HDMI
o
o
o
HDMI: 3D / 4K / CEC / ARC
o / o / o / o
o / o / o / o
o / o / o / o
Dolby Vision / HLG
o / o
o / o (update)
- / o
4K Signal Pass-through / Scaling / GUI Overlay
o / - / o
o / - / -
o / - / o
HDMI pass-though in standby mode
o
o
o
Picture Adjust / Noise Reduction
- / -
- / -
- / -
CEC
o
o
o
Audio Return Channel
o
o
o
Auto LipSync
-
o
-
Multiroom / CI
HEOS Multiroom integrated
-
o
-
TV Sound grouping
-
o
-
Multi-Room Zones
-
2
-
Zone Audio Source: HDMI / Opt, Coax / Network, USB / Analog
- / - / - / -
- / - / o / o
- / - / - / -
Zone Audio Output: Speaker / Preout
- / -
o / -
- / -
IP Control / RS232 Control / Web Control / App Control
- / - / - / -
o / - / - / o
- / - / - / -
Remote In / Out
- / -
- / -
- / -
Others
Auto Speaker Setup by Microphone
Audyssey MultEQ XT
-
FL Display
1 line
1 line
1 line
Graphic User Interface - GUI
GUI
Hybrid GUI
GUI
GUI Languages
3
9
3
Setup Assistant
o
o
o
Quick Select Plus / Quick Select
- / o
o / -
- / o
Firmware Update by Network / USB
- / o
o / o
- / -
Variable Cross Over
o
o
o
Optimized Bass Redirection
-
o
-
ECO Mode
o
o
o
Auto Power Off
o
o
o
Sleep Timer
o
o
o
Voice Control - Works with Amazon Alexa
-
o
-
Inputs/Outputs
Composite In / Out
2 / 1
2 / 1
2 / 1
Component In / Out
- / -
- / -
- / -
HDMI In / Out
5+0 / 1
5+1 / 1
5+0 / 1
Multi-room Video Out: Video / HDMI
- / -
- / -
- / -
Analogue In / Out
2 / -
2 / -
2 / -
Phono (MM) In
-
-
-
Digital In: Optical / Coaxial
2 / 0
2 / 0
2 / 0
Multi-room Out: Analog / Digital
- / -
- / -
- / -
Multichannel Preout
o (0.2)
o (0.2)
o (0.1)
Subwoofer Out
2
2
1
7.1 Multichannel Input
-
-
-
Speaker Terminal: Gold Plated Screw / Regular Screw
- / -
- / o
- / -
Number of Speaker Terminals
5
7
5
Speaker A/B / Bi-amp Drive / Multi-Room Speaker
-
assignable
-
Speaker A / B
-
assignable
-
Bi-amp Drive
-
assignable
-
Multi-Room Speaker Terminal
-
assignable
-
Front Inputs: Audio / Composite / Digital (Opt) / HDMI / USB
- / - / - / - / o
- / - / - / o / o
- / - / - / - / -
USB Audio / Made for iPod / Made for iPhone
o / o(for Bluetooth) / o(for Bluetooth)
o / AirPlay / AirPlay
-
FM Tuner with RDS
o
o
o
Specifications
Number of Poweramps
5
7
5
Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive)
70 W
80 W
70 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive)
90 W
120 W
90 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 1% 1ch Drive)
130 W
145 W
130 W
General
Available Colours: Black / Premium Silver
o / -
o / -
o / -
System Remote Control
RC-1216
RC-1217
RC-1225
Pre-programmed / Learnable / LCD Display
- / - / -
- / - / -
- / - / -
Power Consumption in W
310
430
300
Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off) in W
26W/35W
29 W / 39 W
26W/35W
Standby Consumption in W
0.1
0.1
0.1
CEC Standby Consumption in W
0.5
0.5
0.5
Network Control On Consumption in W
-
2.7
-
Maximum Dimensions
Antenna:Horizontal: (W x D x H) in mm
Antenna:Vertical: (W x D x H) in mm
W/O Antenna: (W x D x H) in mm
434 × 319 × 151
434× 339 × 151
( 434 x 339 x 215)
434 × 319 × 151
Weight in kg
7.5
8.5
7.5

Downloads

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  • AVR-X550BT Product Information Sheet
    07/05/2018
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