Eight HDMI inputs and three HDMI outputs let you connect your PS3 system, Blu-ray player, set top box, plus another 5 HDMI-capable devices for high definition video and audio. Improve the image quality of non-HD content such as your DVD’s to near high definition thanks to 4K video up-scaling for component devices. The STRDA2800ES also includes a dedicated HDMI output for 2nd zone video.
Hear more detail with high-res sound
Enjoy your favourite music in better than CD quality thanks to high-resolution audio codec support (192kHz/24bits). Play high fidelity FLAC or WAV files and hear music as the artist intended, in pristine high-res quality.
Berlin Philharmonic Hall Mode
Now the sound field of the world famous Berliner Philharmoniker hall can be simulated in your living room so you can experience beautiful music performed in the ideal acoustics of a vineyard-type hall. In addition, when you access the Berliner Philharmoniker Digital Concert Hall subscription service to enjoy live concerts and archived recordings, the receiver will automatically switch on this sound mode.
HD digital cinema sound
Reproduce the sound experiences of a state of the art theatre in your own home with HD digital cinema sound mode. Engineers measured the Sony Pictures sound stage where all the blockbuster films are mixed, and then designed the receiver to reproduce this auditory feel. The result is experiencing movies in surround sound just as the director had intended.
The Sony STRDA2800ES receiver has the capability to stream Movies, TV shows, Catch-up TV and music services straight from the internet.