The AVR-1612 is an entry level 5.1-channel AV receiver from Denon with HD audio and video capabilities with support for 3D video.
With 4 HDMI IN ports you can stream video and audio to your HD TV using the single HDMI out from multiple sources like the Blu-ray disc player, gaming consoles, DVD players, and other such sources with great ease while removing the headaches of changes cables every now and then when you want to connect a new source to the TV.
The AV receiver supports 3D video thus bringing cinema level experience right to your living room - thanks to the 3D pass-through technology and that too with powerful surround sound.
The AV receiver boasts of support for High definition audio, Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio. The AV receiver outputs fully discrete, identical quality and power for all 5 channels (120 W x 5 ch). Further in the audio departments, the receiver also features Compressed Audio Restorer that enhances digital music files.
The AVR-1612 is also equipped with a USB port through which you can connect an iPod, iPhone, or USB memory and directly play digital music tracks from those devices in the superior sound quality. User friendliness is the key here and setup is extremely easy - thanks to AVR-1612's Setup Wizard that guides you through the procedures for setting the language, speaker's connections and other items on your TV screen.
Some of the other features of the AV receivers are Audyssey Dynamic Volume for real-time volume adjustment, Audyssey MultEQ and Auto Setup, Sleep timer function, Auto surround mode, Audio level memory, capable of correcting different signal levels for each input device, etc. among others.
The Denon AVR-1612 5.1-channel AV Receiver is available from Amazon for £199.99.