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Arcam AVR21 AV Receiver | 16 Channel, HDR10+, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X

SKU 82897
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Original price £4,199.00
Original price £4,199.00 - Original price £4,199.00
Original price £4,199.00
Current price £3,499.00
£3,499.00 - £3,499.00
Current price £3,499.00

  • Free & Next-Day Delivery Available

    Free & Next-Day Delivery Available

  • Hassle-Free Returns Within 30 Days

    Hassle-Free Returns Within 30 Days

  • 1 Year Warranty

    1 Year Warranty for Peaceful Ownership

Effortless Power for Cinematic Sound: With a substantial increase in power, the AVR21 delivers smooth and effortless power, ranging from 60 watts per channel (AVR11) to a mighty 90 watts. This 50% power boost enhances music and soundtrack dynamics, making it ideal for larger rooms and less efficient speakers.

Processing for up to 16 Channels: A significant upgrade is the AVR21's capability to process up to 16 channels, supporting Dolby Atmos and DTS:X signals up to 9.1.6. Pairing with Arcam PA410, PA240, or PA720 power amps further enhances the immersive sound experience.

Unique Dirac Systems for Room Tailoring: Dirac Live room correction ensures the perfect sound for your room by using a microphone and dedicated software. It takes multiple readings around your room, providing a bespoke response. Additionally, Dirac Live Bass Control can be upgraded for an even more refined setup.

Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, DTS Virtual:X, and Auro-3D: Supporting key digital surround sound formats, the AVR21 offers Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, and DTS Virtual:X for 3D sound without additional speakers. Auro-3D provides immersive 3D sound for various formats, including TV, gaming, and music.

Ready for 8K TV and Next-Gen Gaming: Equipped with 8K compliant HDMI sockets, the AVR21 supports 8K/60Hz signals and is ready for the next generation of TV and gaming. The HDMI ports are also compatible with 4K/120Hz signals, reducing lag for smoother gameplay.

Supports Dolby Vision and HDR10+: The AVR21 supports a wide range of High Dynamic Range video formats, including Dolby Vision, HDR10, and HLG. It also supports HDR10+, providing dynamic metadata for enhanced picture realism.

Audiophile Components for Class-Leading Sound: Featuring a toroidal power supply, Dual ESS 9026PRO DACs, and ESS reference voltage regulators, the AVR21 delivers audiophile-grade sound quality. It supports High-Resolution music, including MQA, and is ROON Ready for seamless integration with the ROON music player.

Full Networking Control: With Ethernet, Wi-Fi, and UPnP, the AVR21 connects to your network for streaming content. It supports Google Chromecast, Apple AirPlay 2, and UPnP for versatile streaming options.

Built-in Chromecast: The AVR21 features Google Chromecast, allowing easy music streaming from compatible services like Spotify, Google Play, and Deezer. TuneIn provides access to a wide range of Internet radio and podcasts.

MusicLife Control App: The MusicLife control app offers full control of streaming music to the AVR21. It supports streaming from various sources, including TIDAL and Qobuz, and provides advanced features such as library searching, sorting, shuffle, and repeat playback.

High-Quality Bluetooth aptX HD: Bluetooth aptX HD delivers premium sound quality for wireless audio streaming, providing an excellent solution for casual listening or entertaining guests.

Internet, DAB, and FM Radio: The AVR21 includes Internet radio access, DAB, and FM tuners, offering a diverse range of radio stations from around the world.

Connects to the Most Complex Systems: With seven HDMI inputs and three outputs, the AVR21 accommodates complex AV systems. HDMI 2.1 sockets support HDCP2.3 and eARC for compatibility with the latest TVs and video sources. Multiple digital and analog inputs, along with HDMI Zone 2 output, make it versatile for various setups.

The AVR21 is a feature-packed AV receiver designed to deliver uncompromising audio and video performance, making it an ideal centerpiece for your home entertainment system.

  1. Immersive Theater-Like Audio: Dolby Atmos, AURO-3D, and DTS:X 16-channel decoding create a captivating and immersive theater-like audio experience, elevating your home entertainment.
  2. High-Resolution Video Support: Inputs that support 8K@60fps and 4K@120fps ensure compatibility with the latest high-resolution video formats, delivering stunning visuals.
  3. Versatile HDMI Connectivity: With 7 HDMI inputs, 3 HDMI outputs (including Zone 2), and eARC compatibility, this receiver offers versatile source options for a flexible and comprehensive setup.
  4. Room Optimization with Dirac Live Bass Control: Ready for Dirac Live Bass Control room correction optimizes sound in your space, providing a tailored and optimized audio experience.
  5. Premium Audiophile DACs: ESS 9026PRO audiophile DACs ensure premium file conversion, delivering high-fidelity audio for a detailed and accurate listening experience.
  6. Class AB Amplification: 7 channels of Class AB amplification provide powerful and high-quality sound reproduction, enhancing the audio performance across all channels.
  7. Multiple Control Options: WiFi, Ethernet, RS232, and IR controls offer simple and flexible control options, accommodating various user preferences and setups.
  8. Wireless Audio Streaming: Apple Airplay2 and Google Chromecast support enable seamless streaming of audio from compatible devices, adding convenience to your audio setup.
  9. High-Definition Wireless Audio: Bluetooth aptX®HD support ensures high-definition wireless audio streaming, maintaining audio quality even in wireless setups.
  10. User-Friendly Streaming App: The free MusicLife iOS and Android UPnP streaming app enhances convenience, allowing easy control and playback of your favorite audio content.
  11. MQA File Decoding: Supports MQA file decoding, enabling high-resolution streaming for a superior audio experience.
  12. Ultimate Network Capabilities with Roon Read: Roon Read provides ultimate network capabilities, enhancing your networked audio experience for optimal performance.

Tuner RadioFM, Internet
Smart Features
App Control: Yes

Apple AirPlay: Yes

Smartphone control: Yes
Analogue RCA Inputs: 6

ARC - Audio Return Channel: Yes - eARC

Audio Outputs: 1

Bluetooth: Yes

Coaxial Inputs: 4

Headphone Output: Yes

AUX Front Input: Yes

Optical Digital Inputs: 2

Pre Output: Yes - Up to 16 channels

Sub Output: 2 (Note: Duplicate entry, please verify if correct)

Surround Sound Channels: 9.1.6

USB: 1

Wi-Fi Built In: Yes
Manufacturer's Warranty: 2 years
DTS:X: Yes

Frequency Response (Hz): 20 - 20,000

Power Output: 90 x 7

Power Output - Watts per CH: 60 - 99
Dolby Atmos: Yes

Dolby ProLogic Surround: Dolby Surround

Internet Radio Services: Yes

Multiroom: Yes - Zone 2 (Active/Passive)

Tuner Radio: Internet/DAB/FM
Energy Consumption
Power Consumption - Normal Use (W): 1500 (Max)

Power Consumption - Standby: 0.5
Dimensions WxHxD (mm): 433 x 171 x 425
Weight (KG): 16.6

  • Mains lead
  • Remote control with 2 x AAA batteries
  • Manual
  • DAB/FM aerial
  • 3 x Wi-Fi/Bluetooth antennas
  • Calibration microphone
  • USB cable

Delivery is made by common carrier next working day. Delivery is FREE for orders in-stock and over £100 or £9.99 for orders less than £100 or special delivery items.

Statutory Cancellation Right

You have the statutory right to cancel your order for any reason within 14 days beginning with the day you receive the item (please see clause 2 of our Conditions of Sale for the full instructions on cancellation and further information on your right of cancellation). We only accept cancellations via phone - 0115 975 8613, email - or post - Superfi Returns, DB House, Rani Drive, Nottingham, NG5 1RF, United Kingdom.

Our Voluntary Returns Policy

As well as your statutory cancellation rights described above, you can return most products within 30 days of receipt of the products if the products are complete and are in an unused and undamaged condition. We only accept returns via phone - 0115 975 8613 or post - Superfi Returns, DB House, Rani Drive, Nottingham, NG5 1RF, United Kingdom.

Please note that this returns policy doesn't affect your statutory rights and therefore doesn't affect your right of cancellation as described above.

Please note that you must return each item in the same condition in which you received it. This means that new items must be returned new, unused and complete (including all accessories). Refunds for returned items that are not received in this condition, may be reduced.

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