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2017 Marantz AVR Owner's thread (NR1508, NR1608, SR5012, SR6012, SR7012)

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The new 2017 "slimline" NR1508 and NR1608 models have been released and now available for purchase.  Call for pricing and to discuss whether these models are appropriate for your setup.  The SR series should be released on the following schedule: SR5012 - June/July; SR6012 - August; SR7012 - September.

New features added:
- Bluetooth Version 3.0, Class 1 - up to 98ft/30m
- Audyssey iOS/Android phone app ($20) - using the Audyssey mic, provides the ability to customize target curves, save them on the phone/tablet and send back to the AVR
- A built-in HEOS module which will allow streaming the (currently) 12 music services using the HEOS iOS/Android app to the AVR as well as allow streaming 2CH sources from the AVR (analog only on NR1508/NR1608, SR5012; analog + digital on SR6012/SR7012) to one or up ro 21 HEOS wireless speakers placed around the home
- Auto Update - (default - OFF), allows for firmware updates while the unit is in Standby
- 4K Signal Format (Standard (default)/Enhanced; Note: Enhanced setting must be used when passing 4K60,4:4:4, 10 bit video)
- SAVE & LOAD (to USB; replaces Web Control SAVE/LOAD)
- Disable Zone 2 operations using remote control
- Restart - (pressing/holding the power on button in lieu of having to pull power cable)
- Network Reset (excludes resetting “Amp Assign”, “Speaker Config.” and “Video” settings)
- DTS:X & DTS Neural:X pre-loaded at factory
- HDMI Diagnostics (installer troubleshooting)
- TV Sound Grouping (fixes 1 second audio delay experienced when playing cable/sat box audio to the surround speakers and HEOS speakers in other rooms) - April 12, 2017 firmware update
- Dolby Vision HDR (installed at factory)
- Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG) - via future firmware update
« Last Edit: June 05, 2017, 04:24:06 PM by AVSjd »
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AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

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Marantz NR1508 Ultra-Slim 5.2 Channel Full 4K Ultra HD Network AV Receiver with HEOS

Webpage
http://us.marantz.com/us/Products/Pages/ProductDetails.aspx?CatId=AVReceivers&SubCatId=&ProductId=NR1508

Owner's Manual
http://manuals.marantz.com/NR1508/NA/EN/index.php

Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
Email: jd@avscience.com

AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

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Marantz NR1608 Ultra-Slim 7.2 Channel Full 4K Ultra HD Network AV Receiver with HEOS

Webpage
http://us.marantz.com/us/Products/Pages/ProductDetails.aspx?CatId=AVReceivers&SubCatId=&ProductId=NR1608

Owner's Manual
http://manuals.marantz.com/NR1608/NA/EN/index.php
Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
Email: jd@avscience.com

AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

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Marantz SR5012 7.2 Channel Full 4k Ultra HD Network AV Receiver with HEOS
« Last Edit: June 01, 2017, 04:17:27 AM by AVSjd »
Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
Email: jd@avscience.com

AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

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Marantz SR6012 9.2 Channel Full 4k Ultra HD Network AV Receiver with HEOS
Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
Email: jd@avscience.com

AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

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Marantz SR7012 9.2 Channel Full 4k Ultra HD Network AV Receiver with HEOS
Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
Email: jd@avscience.com

AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

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Firmware update change log:
Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
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AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

AVSjd

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The latest firmware update to the HEOS app now allows for Network Sharing in which you can stream audio from a PC, MAC, or NAS Drive to HEOS speakers or to the HEOS AVR.  :)
Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
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AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

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The SR5012 and SR6012 should be in stock by the end of next week.   Call for pricing and to get on our pre-order list.

We also have the NR1508/NR1608 slim-line models available as well.
« Last Edit: July 27, 2017, 05:09:39 AM by AVSjd »
Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
Email: jd@avscience.com

AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).

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Re: 2017 Marantz AVR Owner's thread (NR1508, NR1608, SR5012, SR6012, SR7012)
« Reply #9 on: September 15, 2017, 12:32:32 PM »
The new Marantz SR7012's and AV7704's have shipped to us !  :)
Direct (585) 671-2972   craig@avscience.com
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We carry projectors, screens, speakers, receivers etc. !!
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Re: 2017 Marantz AVR Owner's thread (NR1508, NR1608, SR5012, SR6012, SR7012)
« Reply #10 on: September 24, 2017, 01:49:07 AM »
The SR7012 and AV7704 pre/pro units are now available for purchase.  Look for the new SR8012 (11CH) likely closer to November.
Call me for pricing and availability at (585) 645-1006 from 8am - 8pm EST daily to include Sat/Sun
Email: jd@avscience.com

AVScience is an authorized dealer for Denon, Marantz, Yamaha, and Onkyo as well as various speaker mfr's (Def Tech, Polk, Martin Logan, Atlantic Tech, etc.).