For the music lover there’s Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal support built-in plus you can stream your music anywhere else in the house using Heos multi-room technology. Plus use your voice as the control with Amazon Alexa voice compatibility.
Building on the heritage and success of recent Denon AV receivers this latest model offers an incredible array of features and value for money.
Powerful 7-Channel Amplifier with the Latest Home Cinema Specs
Featuring discrete high-current amplifiers on all channels, the AVR-X2500H delivers high-power performance at 95 watts per channel (8ohms, 20Hz-20kHz, 0.08% THD). Low impedance drivers provide operational stability for a wide range of speakers and create balanced, tonal sound. The AVR-X2500H features threedimensional sound formats Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X, plus an HDMI section with HDCP 2.2 support and advanced video processing with 4K scaling for HDMI sources.
Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X
Immerse yourself in multi-dimensional audio with Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X. Set up Dolby Atmos with a 5.2.2 surround sound speaker system using Dolby Atmos elevation speakers, or dedicated overhead speakers, for the ultimate home theater experience. DTS:X gives your movies, games and music a realism unmatched by traditional 5.1 surround sound. DTS Virtual:X provides immersive audio without height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 5.1, 7.1 or 2.1 speaker arrangement.
Amazon Alexa Voice Control
Control the AVR hands-free with Amazon Alexa and your voice. Adjust the volume, skip to the next track, switch inputs for your different media players and more — “Just Ask.” Download the HEOS Home Entertainment Skill to enable Amazon Alexa voice commands for your AVR-X2500H, HEOS devices and other selected Denon products.
Advanced HDMI Video Section
The latest HDMI specs for the best home theater experience. All eight HDMI inputs — and two HDMI outputs — feature HDCP 2.2 support that lets you enjoy copy-protected content uninhibited. Watch movies and shows with 4K Ultra HD 60Hz video, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, Dolby Vision, High Dynamic Range (HDR10), Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) and 21:9 video, 3D, and BT.2020 passthrough support for exceptional color, clarity and contrast.
Easy Setup Experience
The included AVR-X2500H Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the AVR-X2500H 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.
Built-in Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and AirPlay Capability
The heart of your wireless network. With Bluetooth and Wi-Fi wireless streaming connectivity, the Denon AVR-X2500H is equipped with an advanced dual antenna transceiver system for robust streaming even in congested urban environments. Enjoy listening to your favorite audio content wirelessly from your smart devices.
HEOS Multi-room Streaming
Enjoy your favorite music in any room of your home wirelessly with built-in HEOS technology. Play the same song in every room, or select a different song for each connected room — the choice is yours. Also works with Amazon Alexa providing cutting-edge voice control and incredible sound for all of your home entertainment.
Custom Install Ready
The Denon AVR-X2500H features external control and IP control capabilities for easy customization and compatibility with thirdparty integration solutions. It offers IP control capability for major thirdparty control devices, as well as Control4 SDPP (Simple Device Detection Protocol) certification for seamless integration with Control4 home automation equipment.
Remote Monitoring Capability
In today’s custom install environment, it’s critical for integrators to provide quick, reliable assistance and service to their clients, even after the install is complete. To support this effort, the Denon AVR-X2500H AV receiver features “ihiji Invision” remote system management technology and “Domotz Pro” remote monitoring and management technology. These programs allow custom integrators to monitor the status of connected products and troubleshoot remotely from the office or on the go, radically reducing the time it takes to address the issue.
High-resolution Audio Decoding
Discover the incredible fidelity of high-resolution audio tracks and enjoy music as the artist intended. The AVR-X2500H has the ability to decode multiple lossless file types, including ALAC, FLAC, WAV (up to 24-bit/196-kHz) as well as DSD 2.8MHz and 5.6MHz tracks (the audiophile format of SACD). Listen to high-resolution audio through network connected devices like your PC or NAS, or from a USB connected device.
DSP Power Processing
Incredible power for your music and movie needs. The AVR-X2500H includes an advanced DSP (Digital Sound Processor) chip for tremendous power processing. With four 300MHz DSP cores that are capable of processing over one billion computations per second, the AVR-X2500H supports the latest video, sound and processing needs.
With the Denon AVR-X2500H, it’s possible to enjoy 5.1 channel surround sound in one room and a separate source or music stream in another. Watch a movie in one room while another family member listens to a CD or music streaming service in a different zone without interruption.
Phono Input for Turntable / Vinyl Support
With the included phono input, the AVR-X2500H lets you connect your turntable and play vinyl records. Enjoy your vintage collection with exceptional quality and sound.
Control the Denon AVR-X2500H with your TV remote via the HDMI CEC functionality associated with your TV. Simply set “HDMI Control” to ON in your receiver, then set “Smart Menu” to ON and begin controlling the AVR-X2500H 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.
Denon AVR Remote for Seamless Control
Better control in your back pocket. The free Denon AVR Remote for iOS and Android makes using the AVR-X2500H even easier—adjust volume, turn it on or off, mute the music, select a source or switch to HEOS for music streaming services and multiroom. Download the free Denon Remote and HEOS app to your smartphone today.
Audyssey Room Correction
The AVR-X2500H features the Audyssey MultEQ XT room acoustic measurement system. With the supplied microphone, it precisely analyzes the output of each speaker to optimize every channel. Plus, the additional Audyssey MultEQ Editor app (available for purchase) allows advanced users to go “under the hood” for further adjustment and customization of your audio environment.
Quick Selects for User-friendly Audio Tuning
The Denon AVR-X2500H 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-X2500H 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.