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Denon AVC-X3800H

Denon AVC-X3800H

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Features – AVC-X3800H

8K video and 3D audio experience from a 9.4 channel receiver


With nine channels of amplification, up to four independent subwoofers, Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, plus IMAX Enhanced and Auro 3D, the AVC-X3800H envelops larger living spaces in theater-quality sound. Enjoy amazing 8K video quality and with HEOS® Built-in, wirelessly stream and share online music between rooms.

Main Features

  • Enveloping 3D audio: Feel like you're in the center of the action with enveloping 3D sound.
  • Expert ready: You'll be amazed at the available configuration options to best fit your space.
  • Geared for 8K: Enjoy amazing video quality from the latest 8K technology available.
  • Optimize for your room: Enhance performance with room correction options from Audyssey (installed) or Dirac Live (optional upgrade available with future SW update).

Dolby Atmos

Feel every dimension in Dolby Atmos. Upgrade your home theater with height speakers to unleash a fully immersive 3D audio experience from Dolby Atmos content. Dolby Surround upmixer engages all speakers to create 3D audio sensation from legacy content. Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology creates the sensation of overhead sound even without height speakers. You can also enjoy Dolby Atmos music tracks available from Apple Music, Amazon HD andTIDAL and a compatible streaming device.



DTS:X immersive audio sound where it would naturally occur in space, creating lifelike, multi dimensional audio. DTS Neural:X upmixer offers improved immersion and heightened realism for legacy content. DTS Virtual:X provides immersive audio without height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 7.1, 5.1, or 2.1speaker setup.


IMAX Enhanced

Get the most premium at-homeentertainment experience withIMAX Enhanced?the latesttechnology from DTS that sets anew standard for home theaterimaging, sound, scale, andclarity. See clearer pictures andbrighter images. Feelimmersive, heart-poundingaudio and experience premiumcontent digitally remastered byIMAX. You can enjoy IMAX Enhancedexperience starting from 5.1.4speaker setup. IMAX Enhancedcompatible TV or projector isrequired.


Auro 3D

Auro 3D elevates the hometheater experience to amazingnew levels by delivering theexcitement of threedimensionalsound for music,games, broadcast, and films,putting you in a cocoon of lifelikesound. Turn your existingaudio-visual collection into anAuro 3D experience, thanks tothe Auro-Matic upmixingengine. Supports up to 7.1.4.Auro 3D speaker configurationwith an external 2 channelamplifier.


360 Reality Audio

360 Reality Audio is a new immersive music experience that uses Sony‘s 360 Spatial Sound technology. Individual Sounds such as vocals, chorus, piano, guitar, bass and even the sounds of the live audience can be placed in a 360 spherical sound field. With 360 Reality Audio, music has never been so immersive and so real.Select Denon AV receivers are capable of 360 Reality Audio playback by connecting a 360RA streaming device via HDMI. Stay tuned for further updates!


HDMI Connectivity with ARC/eARC

Supports the latest technologyon all HDMI inputs and output.ARC (Audio Return Channel) oreARC (Enhanced Audio ReturnChannel) makes playing TVaudio through your AV receiversimple, with just a single HDMIconnection.eARC provides HD and 3D audiotransmission such as DolbyTrueHD, DTS HD Master Audioand Dolby Atmos while ARC islimited to conventional 5.1chaudio formats or PCM.


8K / HDCP 2.3

Enjoy pristine 8K picture qualityon your 8K TV or projector.Supports both 8K pass-throughand 8K upscaling of 4K content.Supports HDCP 2.3, the latestcopy protection standard, forpeace of mind when streamingcopy protected content.


Brilliant color from HDR 10+

Supports HDR (High DynamicRange), HLG (Hybrid LogGamma), as well as DynamicHDR and HDR10+ pass-through.HLG offers HDR technology overbroadcast content. BothDynamic HDR and HDR10+ usedynamic metadata to optimizeshadows and highlights asscreens change.


Dolby Vision

Dolby Vision is a stunning HDRimaging technology that bringsextraordinary color, contrast,and brightness to the screen.Compatible with Dolby Vision soyou can enjoy Dolby Visioncontent from a compatiblesource device and TV.


Next-generation gaming

Supports Variable Refresh Rate(VRR), Quick Frame Transport(QFT) and Auto Low LatencyMode (ALLM) for smooth, lagfreegaming experience whenconnected with the compatiblegaming devices.


HEOS Built-in

With HEOSR Built-in, your AVreceiver can stream musicwirelessly across compatibleHEOS components from avariety of free and premiumstreaming services. Consumerscan also enjoy their favoritemusic in any room of the homewirelessly. Play the same songin every room or select adifferent song for eachconnected room via a variety ofstreaming sources. Add DenonHome speakers to more roomsand control it all with the HEOSapp.


High-resolution audio

Discover the incredible fidelityof high-resolution audio tracksand enjoy music as the artistintended. A front USB portsupports up to 24bit/192kHz hiresaudio playback from a USBdrive. Supported audio formatsare MP3, WMA, WAV, MPEG-4/AAC, FLAC, and ALAC.


Denon Setup Assistant

Award-winning guide DenonSetup Assistant supplies simple,clear instructions to get started.Just connect your AV receiver toyour TV and follow theinstructions on the TV screen toconnect your speakers, performspeaker measurements, andconnect source devices. Foradditional convenience, the AVreceiver renames HDMI inputsautomatically when connectedor you can rename manually atyour convenience.


Audyssey MultEQ Editor app

You can go even further withthe Audyssey MultEQ Editorapp, going “under the hood” toview and adjust settings fordetailed tuning?allowing youto customize the sound moreprecisely to the specificproblems in your room, andtailor the sound to yourpersonal preferences. With thiscomprehensive app, you canharness the power of AudysseyMultEQ to take total control ofthe way your home cinemasounds. The app is available forpurchase in iOS and Google Playstores.


11-channel processing, 9- channel amplification

9-channel amplification doesnot mean you need to stop atmax 11 channel speakerconfiguration. With external 2-channel amplification that canbe assigned to either Front,Left, and Right, or a pair ofheight channels, you can setupan 11-channel speakerconfiguration such as 7.1.4,allowing you even moreflexibility and an engulfingaudio experience.


Subwoofer outputs & settings

Blanket yourself in evenlydistributed, accurate bass.Featuring up to four subwooferoutputs to smooth out lowfrequencies and provide betterdispersion. No audible peaks ordips ? just powerful, roomfillingbass.Tweak your subwoofer settingsto your preference when morethan two subwoofers areconnected. Select "Standard" ifyou want evenly distributedbass performance. Select"Directional" if you want moredirectional bass performanceseamlessly integrated into thespeaker channel closest to eachsubwoofer in the room.


Pre-Amplifier Mode

Your Denon AV amplifier can work as a perfect AV preamplifierwith the latest HDMIconnectivity. Pre-AmplifierMode provides a cleaner signalpath and more tolerance inclipping level by disconnectinginternal amplifiers.Add the flexibility to disconnectselect speaker channels so thatyou can use the AV receiver'sbuilt-in amplification to drivenon-critical channels to get aclearer signal path for thechannels driven by externalamplification.

Dirac Live upgradeability

The interaction between your sound system and the physical layout of your room has a huge impact on sound quality. Dirac Live® Room Correction applies state-of-the-art, patented algorithms to analyze and digitally reduce room impact and enhance speaker performance. Select Denon AV receivers support Dirac Live Upgradability. You can purchase a Dirac Live license key to unlock the functionality. Visit for more information. Upgradability will be supported via a future firmware update.

Model Number AVC-X3800H

Number of Power Amps: 9
Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive): 105W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive): 135W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 10% 1ch Drive): 180W

Multichannel Surround
DTS HD Master, DTS:X, DTS:X Pro: Yes, Yes, No
DTS Neo:X, DTS Neural:X: No, Yes
DTS Virtual:X: Yes
IMAX Enhanced: Yes
Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization, Dolby Atmos Music: Yes, Yes, Yes, Yes
Dolby ProLogic Ilz, Dolby Surround: No, Yes
Auro 3D: Yes
360 Reality Audio / MPEG H: Yes, Yes
Multichannel Stereo: Yes
Max. Number of Processing (Pre-Amp) Channels: 11.4


Sound Enhancements
Discrete Power Amplifier: Yes
Pure Direct: Yes
Audyssey: MultEQ XT32
Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Dynamic Volume: Yes, Yes
Audyssey LFC: Yes
Dirac Live Upgradability: Yes
Compressed Audio Restorer: Yes


Media Server: Yes
HEOS Wireless Multi-Room Technology: Yes
Alexa / Google Voice Assistant / Apple HomePod: Yes, Yes, Yes
Lossy Formats: MP3, WMA, AAC: Yes, Yes, Yes
Lossless Formats: FLAC, ALAC, WAV: Yes, Yes, Yes
Lossless Formats: FLAC HD, WAV, ALAC (all 192kHz/24 bit): Yes, Yes, Yes
DSD Audio Streaming: Yes (2.8/5.6MHz)
AirPlay 2: Yes
TuneIn: Yes
Spotify Connect: Yes
Roon Tested: Yes
HEOS App Control: Yes
Compatible with Remote APP for Smart Phones: Denon 2016 AVR Remote
Ethernet Ports: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Bluetooth: Yes


Inputs Outputs
HDMI In, Out: 6, 3
Multi-Room Video Out: Video, HDMI: No, Yes
Analog In, Out: 6 / No
Phono (MM) In: Yes
Digital In: Optical, Coaxial: 2 / 2
Multi-Room Out: Analog, Digital: 1 / No
Multichannel Preout: Yes (11.4)
Subwoofer Out: 4 (independent)
Speaker Terminal: Gold-Plated Screw, Regular Screw: No, Yes
Number of Speaker Terminals: 11
Speaker A / B: Assignable
Bi-amp Drive: Assignable
Multi-Room Speaker Terminal: Assignable
Front Inputs: Audio, Composite, Digital (Opt), HDMI, USB: No, No, No, No, Yes
USB Audio, Made for iPod, Made for iPhone: Yes, No, No
AM/FM Tuner: No


HDMI Inputs: Back, Front: 6, No
HDCP2.3 support: Yes
HDMI Outputs: Main, Zone: 2, 1
HDMI 2.1: 8K/60Hz AB, 4K/120Hz AB: Yes, Yes
HDR, HLG, Dolby Vision, HDR10+, Dynamic HDR: Yes, Yes, Yes, Yes, Yes
ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode) Pass-through for gaming: Yes
Variable Refresh Rate, Quick Flame Transport, Quick Media Switching: Yes, Yes, No
3D Signal Pass-through: Yes
8K Signal Pass-Through, Scaling, GUI Overlay: Yes, Yes, Yes
DSD Audio Capability: Yes
Audio Return Channel (ARC), Enhanced ARC: Yes, Yes
Auto LipSync: Yes


Multi-room CI
Multi-Room Zones: 2
Zone Audio Source: HDMI; Optical, Coax, Network, USB; Analog: Yes (2ch), Yes (2ch), Yes, Yes
Zone Audio Output: Speaker, Pre-Out: Yes, Yes
Zone HDMI Output from HDMI Source: Yes
IP Control, RS232 Control, Web Control, App Control: Yes, Yes /Yes, Yes
Remote In / Out: Yes, Yes
DC Trigger Output: 1
HDMI Diagnostics: Yes


Auto Speaker Setup by Microphone: Audyssey MultEQ XT32, Dirac Live (upgrade)
Front Display: 1-Line FLD
GUI Languages: 3
Setup Assistant: Yes
Quick Select Plus, Quick Select: Yes, No
Variable Crossover: Yes
Optimized Bass Redirection: Yes
Bass Sync: Yes
ECO Mode: Yes
Auto Power Off: Yes
Sleep Timer: Yes

System Remote Control: RC-1253
Pre-Programmed, Learnable, LCD Display: No, No, No
Power Consumption: 660W
Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off): 60W/100W
Standby Consumption: 0.1W
CEC Standby Consumption: 0.5W
Network Standby Consumption: Less than 2.0W

Maximum Dimensions
Antenna:Horizontal:(W x D x H): 434 x 389 x 167 mm
Antenna:Vertical :(W x D x H): 434 x 389 x 236 mm
w/o Antenna :(W x D x H): 434 x 379x 167 mm

Weight: 12.5kg
Carton Weight (inc. product): 15.1kg

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