- Quality surround sound with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support
- 4in/1out HDMI connectivity with 4K/60p (4:4:4) pass-through, HDCP 2.2 support and HDR support
- Easy Bluetooth® connectivity
- Space-saving design to fit in media units
- High-Resolution Audio compatible
Bring home theater-worthy Dolby Atmos® & DTS:X™ sound
Give your home entertainment system a cinematic upgrade with the STR-DH790 7.2ch AV receiver. Experience the same all-encompassing surround sound you get in movie theaters at home with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support. Plus, superior picture quality to match with 4K HDR pass-through.
4K High Dynamic Range pass through
For stunning surround sound like in the latest theaters.
Enjoy superior picture quality with greater contrast, color and brightness.
Smooth auto calibration optimizes and aligns your speakers for an optimum setup.
The next step in surround sound
With support for Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, you get surround sound like they have in movie theaters. Rich, lifelike and all-encompassing.
Get lost in the action with Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos delivers breath-taking realism with 360º surround sound, by accurately positioning sound from every angle in your environment – even from above. The result is rich audio that completely envelops you.
Lifelike sound whatever the setup with DTS:X
DTS:X decoding delivers multi-dimensional surround sound that adapts to your speaker configuration in real time. Sound is positioned precisely around and above you, thanks to object-based audio decoding.
A flexible setup to suit any home
No matter what space or setup you’re working with, the flexible STR-DH790 works with your speakers to make sure you get all-round stunning sound.
Immersive 5.1.2ch sound from every angle
Put yourself at the heart of the action with an immersive 5.1.2 channel surround speaker system, delivering lifelike audio from every angle—even above.
7.1ch cinematic sound for large spaces
Get the real big screen experience with a fully-fledged 7.1 channel surround speaker system. The ideal way to close up any gaps in your sound space—even in bigger rooms.
All round virtual surround with S-Force PRO
Ideal for smaller rooms, S-Force PRO Front surround delivers a virtual surround acoustic field using only two speakers.
Superior audio with Advanced D.C.A.C.
If you’re working with different combinations of speakers, our seamless auto calibration technology will have them all delivering the same high-quality sound. Automatic Phase Matching aligns the phase characteristics of your speakers to the front left and right speaker channels, so they all work perfectly together to deliver a more effective surround sound experience.
A clearer picture with High Dynamic Range
By supporting High Dynamic Range (HDR) signal pass-through, you can enjoy the incredible jump in contrast and brightness it brings—and the additional shadow detail and highlights further enhance picture detail and brings color to life. Latest HDR standards such as HDR10, HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) and Dolby Vision™ are supported.
Consistently stunning 4K quality
Maintain 4K quality from source to screen. 4K passthrough allows a signal to pass through the receiver without compromising image quality and is HDCP 2.2 compatible.
Smarter Bluetooth® connectivity
Not only can you connect to the STR-DH790 through Bluetooth® and stream all your favorite tracks, but with Bluetooth® Standby, you can turn your receiver on straight from your paired smartphone or tablet.
The sleek, understated control panel will blend seamlessly with any décor.
Just plug in and press play. With four HDMI inputs and one output, optical/coaxial digital and analog Audio connections, you can connect your UHD Blu-ray Disc™ player, TV and games console easily.
Streamlined slim design
With a robust, space-saving design, the receiver can easily fit into your media unit. Plus, a rigid chassis reduces vibration to help maintain signal fidelity.
Designed with the environment in mind
Sony is committed not only to offering products, services and content that deliver exciting experiences but also to working towards our goal of a zero environmental footprint throughout our business activities.
Number of Amp. Channels
Number of Decodable Channels
145 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 1ch THD 0.9%)
2ch Stereo, Direct, Multi Ch Stereo, Dolby Surround, Neural: X, Front Surround, Audio Enhancer, Headphone 2ch
TV VOLUME OFFSET
Auto Speaker Calibration
Advanced D.C.A.C., Automatic Phase Matching, Calibration Mic (Mono)
Decoding Format for HDMI
Decoding Format for HDMI
DSD, Dolby Atmos®, Dolby® Digital, Dolby® Dual Mono, DTS: X™, DTS-HD Master Audio™, DTS HD High-Resolution Audio, DTS®, DTS-ES (Matrix6.1/Discrete6.1), DTS 96/24
GUI (Graphical User Interface)
AC 120 V 60 Hz
Input and Output Terminals
Audio Input Opt (1), Audio Input Coax (1), Analog Audio Input (4), Pre Out Subwoofer (2), Headphone Output (1), USB (for power supply only)
Speaker Output Terminals
Front A, Center, Surround, Surround Back, Height (Common with Surround Back), Front B (Common with Surround Back), Bi-AMP (Common with Surround Back)
- Interoperability and compatibility among Bluetooth devices vary.
- Requires HDMI® cable sold separately
- 4k pass-through requires a 4K projector or 4K TV.
- Available via network firmware update Fall 2018. TV must be eARC enabled.