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Denon AVR-X2500H Black 7.2 Channel AV Receiver


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"The AVR-X2500H builds upon its predecessor’s all-round excellence and puts extra muscle on its bones....Five-star products don’t take long to reveal themselves, and our decision on the Denon AVR-X2500H was straightforward in the end."

Denon AVR-X2500H features Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X, plus an HDMI section with HDCP 2.2 support and advanced video processing with 4K upscaling for HDMI sources. The latest video technologies; 4K Ultra HD, Dolby Vision, HDR10 and HLG. Stream Spotify, Amazon Music, Deezer, Tidal and more with HEOS built-in. Now Amazon Alexa compatibility.

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.

Dolby Atmos

Dolby Atmos

Feel every dimension, be transported into the story with moving audio that flows all around you with breathtaking realism. Enjoy a 5.2.2 surround sound speaker system including 2 overhead speakers or 2 Dolby Atmos elevation speakers for the ultimate home theater experience - including Dolby Surround upmixer for legacy content.



Immersive audio that places sound where it would occur naturally in space, creating a lifelike, multi-dimensional audio experience in the home. The improved immersion and heightened realism draw you into the world of your favourite movies. The included DTS Neural:X gives your movies, games and music a realism unmatched by traditional 5.1.

Hi-Res Audio

Hi-Res Audio

Discover 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.

HDR & Dolby Vision

HDR & Dolby Vision

The AVR-X2500H supports High Dynamic Range (HDR) video format. It is even ready for Dolby Vision and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma). Dolby Vision transforms the viewing experiences with astonishing brightness, contrast, and colour. HLG offers HDR technology over broadcast content.

Latest HDMI Specs

Latest HDMI Specs

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.

DTS Virtual:X

DTS Virtual:X

Now users can enjoy lifelike sound without additional height channels. DTS Virtual:X provides immersive audio without height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 5.1, 7.1 or 2.1 speaker arrangement.

Built-In Bluetooth, Wi-Fi & 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 favourite audio content wirelessly from your smart devices.

Audyssey MultEQ XT

Audyssey MultEQ XT

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.

Experience HEOS

Experience HEOS

Enjoy your favourite 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. Stream music stored on your home network, connect to HEOS wireless speakers or even other HEOS-enabled receivers and listen throughout the whole house.

Amazon Alexa

Amazon Alexa

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 select Denon products.

Inputs / Outputs

Inputs / Outputs

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. The AVR-X2500H features two subwoofer outputs to smooth out low frequencies and provide better dispersion. Immerse yourself in evenly distributed, accurate bass.

Quick Select

Quick Select

The 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 source. Use the buttons on the front panel or on the AVR remote for faster control.

App Control

App Control

Better control in your back pocket. The free Denon AVR Remote app 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. Download the free Denon Remote app to your smartphone today.

  • Tick 7.2 channel AV receiver with 150W power per channel - 7 powerful amplifiers tuned to provide the dynamic Denon sound experience
  • Tick Supports Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X - Enjoy an immersive, three-dimensional audio experience
  • Tick Amazon Alexa voice control compatibility - Hands-free control of you AVR-X2500H and online music services
  • Tick 8 HDMI inputs with full HDCP 2.2 support and 2 HDMI outputs - Connect up to eight of your favorite media devices and output to two displays
  • Tick 4K/60 Hz, Dolby Vision, HDR10, HLG, 4:4:4 color resolution, BT.2020 - Provides the greatest picture quality
  • Tick Award-winning Denon guided setup assistant & graphical user interface - Easy and intuitive out-of-box and setup experience
  • Tick Spotify, Amazon Music, TuneIn, Deezer & more plus AirPlay, Bluetooth, Internet Radio, & Network Audio Streaming - Access to a wide array of unlimited online and offline music sources
  • Tick Built-in HEOS wireless multi-room audio technology - Listen from any room of your home
  • Tick Audyssey MultEQ XT, Dynamic Volume and Dynamic EQ - Delivering perfect equalization for your individual room
  • Tick Audio playback of lossless files WAV, FLAC, ALAC and DSD (2.8/5.6MHz) files - Listen to the highest quality music files available
  • Tick Smart TV connectivity via HDMI CEC - Easily connect and control the AVR-X2500H with your TV remote
  • Tick Dedicated Phono input - Connect your turntable and play vinyl records

While we do our best to keep this information up to date, please be aware that all specifications are subject to change by the manufacturer at any time.

Multichannel Surround

Multichannel Stereo Yes
Max Number of Processing (Preamp) Channels 7.1
DTS Neo:X / DTS Neural:X No / Yes (update)
Dolby TrueHD / Dolby Atmos Yes / Yes
Dolby ProLogic Il / Dolby Surround No / Yes
DTS Virtual:X Yes (update)
DTS HD Master / DTS:X Yes / Yes

Sound Enhancements

Discrete Power Amplifier 7
Pure Direct Yes
High Grade Audio Components Yes
Audyssey MultEQ XT
Audyssey Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume Yes / Yes
Audyssey LFC No
Compressed Audio Restorer Yes
Audyssey APP support Yes


Lossy Formats MP3 / WMA / AAC
Lossless Formats FLAC / ALAC / WAV
DSD Audio Streaming Up to DSD5.6
FLAC HD 192/24 Yes
WAV 192/24 Yes
Gapless Playback Yes (FLAC, WAV, AIFF, ALAC, DSD)
AirPlay Audio Streaming Yes
Compatible with Remote APP for Smart Phones Android / iOS
Compatible with Remote APP for Tablets Android / iOS/Amazon Kindle
Ethernet Ports Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth Yes
HEOS Multiroom and Streaming Yes
Internet Radio TuneIn
Spotify Connect / Tidal / Deezer / Others Yes
Lossless Formats FLAC HD 192/24 / WAV 192/24 / ALAC 192/24
ALAC 192/24 Yes
Airplay 2 Yes (update)


HDMI Inputs: Back / Front 7 / 1
HDMI Outputs: Main / Zone 2 / 0
Video Conversion Analogue -> HDMI No
Analogue to HDMI Scaling No
HDMI to HDMI Scaling Up to 4K 30/25/24
GUI Overlay on HDMI Yes
4K Signal Pass-through / Scaling / GUI Overlay Yes
HDMI Pass-Though in Standby Mode Yes
Picture Adjust / Noise Reduction Yes / Yes
DSD Audio Capability No
Audio Return Channel Yes
Auto LipSync Yes
HDCP 2.2 Support Yes
HDMI 3D / 4K / CEC / ARC
Enhanced ARC No
Dolby Vision / HLG Yes / Yes

Multi-room / CI

Multi-Room Zones 2
Zone Audio Source Network, USB / Analogue
Zone Audio Output Speaker / Preout
Zone HDMI Output from HDMI Source No
IP Control / RS232 Control / Web Control / App Control Yes / No / No / Yes
Remote In / Out No / No
DC Trigger Output No
HEOS Multiroom Integrated Yes
TV Sound Grouping Yes
Webbrowser User Interface Yes
Smart Remote Management Yes


Auto Speaker Setup by Microphone Audyssey MultEQ XT
FL Display 1 Line
Graphic User Interface - GUI Advanced
ISF Certification Yes
GUI Languages 9
Setup Assistant Yes
Quick Select Plus / Quick Select Yes / No
Variable Cross Over Yes
Optimized Bass Redirection Yes
ECO Mode Yes
Auto Power Off Yes
Sleep Timer Yes
Firmware Update By Network / USB
Voice Control Works with Amazon Alexa (update)

Inputs / Outputs

Composite In / Out 2 / 1
Component In / Out 2 / 1
HDMI In / Out 7+1 / 2
Multi-room Video Out: Video / HDMI No
Analogue In / Out 4 / 0
Phono (MM) In Yes
Digital In: Optical / Coaxial 2 / 0
Multi-room Out: Analogue / Digital 1 / 0
Multichannel Preout Yes (0.2)
Subwoofer Out 2
Speaker Terminal Regular Screw
Number of Speaker Terminals 7
Speaker A/B / Bi-amp Drive / Multi-Room Speaker Assignable
Speaker A / B Assignable
Bi-amp Drive Assignable
Multi-Room Speaker Terminal Assignable
Front Inputs HDMI / USB
USB Audio / Made for iPod / Made for iPhone Yes / AirPlay / AirPlay
FM Tuner with RDS Yes


Number of Poweramps 7
Power Output (8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive) 95 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive) 125 W
Power Output (6 ohm, 1 kHz, 1% 1ch Drive) 150 W


Power Consumption in W 500
Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO On / Off) in W 35 W / 75 W
Standby Consumption in W 0.1
CEC Standby Consumption in W 0.5
Network Control On Consumption in W 3.7
Dimensions W434mm x D339mm x H167mm
Dimensions w/ Antenna Vertical W434mm x D339mm x H235mm
Available Colours Black
Weight 9.4kg

While we do our best to keep this information up to date, please be aware that all specifications are subject to change by the manufacturer at any time.

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Reviews for this product.

21 January 2019

- County Durham

Excellent versatile AV Receiver with up to date features which include,4K upscale,Dolby Atmos, Ethernet WiFi. Bluetooth , Network Media player, Amazon Alexa voice control, HDMI 2.2 support,Apple Airplay.


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