The heart of your system.
Stream crisp, powerful audio with built-in Wi-Fi, Bluetoothand Airplay. With 7.2 channels and 150 watts of power, it’s legendary Sony sound that really connects. Featuring 4K resolution pass-through, high-res audio compatibility, 6 HD inputs and a new intuitive graphical interface, this receiver brings out the best in your music, Blu-ray movies, games and more.
Built for sound.
Borrowing construction and circuitry design cues from our ES line, it all begins with a rigid chassis based on the legendary frame and beam concept. To this structure, we then mount the various components: a high capacity power transformer, custom heat sink, and other specially selected audio-grade components that together add up to class-leading sound quality. For purists, Pure Direct mode preserves signal clarity and detail by switching off unnecessary signal processing circuitry to provide the cleanest possible signal path with minimized electronic interference.
Not only powerful, to deliver impressive multi-channel sound performance. (145W x 7 @ 6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9% THD), the STR-DN850 features the best audio technology from both Sony Music and Sony Pictures and can even support Hi-Resolution audio playback (bit rates up to 192k/24-bit WAV/FLAC). Added amplifier functionality allows for configuration flexibility including: speakers A or B, speakers A and B, in addition to Bi-Amp should the scenario call for it.
Wirelessly connect to your home network and via the integrated DLNA support access music stored on: your computer, network storage device, or even your smartphone. Via built-in music service support13, you can access and enjoy music streaming at its very best-the latest from Pandora, Spotify, Music Unlimited, and tunein. Also AirPlay compatible, you can easily stream your music and music apps from your iPhone/iPod/ iPad or
Connect it all
The STR-DN850 receiver effortlessly streams music from your smartphone or tablet so nothing is out of reach. Now anyone can be the DJ-no wires, no problem. Bluetoothstreaming can even wake the receiver from standby mode to get the party started. Built-in AAC and aptX codec support avoids signal quality loss when streaming music wirelessly.
Enjoy versatile HD connectivity with six HDMI inputs (5 in front, 1 in back – up to 4K capable) and connect a Sony PlayStation entertainment system, Blu-ray Discplayer, or any other HDMI-capable devices. Two supplied analog component inputs provide connectivity to legacy devices (1080/60i capable). Via MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link), easily connect a smartphone and enjoy video clips, music, and more on the big screen complete with big sound. A front-mounted USB input even allows for easy connectivity and charging of compatible devices.
Advanced on-screen display.
Class-leading performance demands a powerful user experience. Via an advanced on-screen user interface, the STR-DN850 affords comprehensive system control, settings adjustment, input selection, and the like with seamless visual confirmation on your TV screen.
Easy setup, optimized use...
Proper system setup and optimization shouldn’t be an ordeal. Easy Setup using the simplified remote in comjunction with an intuitive, on-screen interface, leverages the power of Digital Cinema Auto Calibration (D.C.A.C.) and a supplied microphone to optimize settings based upon room charachteristics and speaker distance and placement.
Handy remote control.
Easily and intuitively control the receiver via SongPal and your Bluetooth-enabled smartphone. Simply download the free SongPal app from iTunes or Google Play Store, install it on your smart device and take control of your receiver and your favorite movie and music content, including receiver settings, media metadata, and more – all through one.