Roon-Tested Marantz SR5015 7.2-Channel Receiver Features 8K Ultra HD Support and Upscaling, Object-Based Audio Processing, 2x DSD, HEOS, HDMI eARC, and More
The world of 8K Ultra HD video is here and you don't need to spend a fortune to get it. Equipped with built-in HEOS for hi-fi multi-room streaming, Amazon Alexa, Apple Siri, and Google Assistant voice control, and built to serve as a 7.2-channel 8K Ultra HD hub, the Roon-tested Marantz SR5015 surround receiver changes the game in what's possible in a high-end AVR barely more than four figures. Out of the box, the 100Wpc SR5015 gives you thrilling object-based-audio surround-sound options. Immersive Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X, and DTS Virtual:X decoding come standard. Discrete, identically configured high-current output devices on all seven channels, Marantz Reference HDAM technology, and top-tier audio parts ensure spectacular sonics on music and movies.
Bolstered by AKM AK4458 32-bit DACs and a Hybrid PLL Clock Jitter Reducer, SR5015 handles DSD and 2x DSD as well 24-bit/192kHz files via a front-panel USB or streaming. Speaking of streaming, 2.4GHz/5GHz dual-band WiFi with dual antennas and built-in Bluetooth grant exceptional data transmission and help fuel defeatable Apple AirPlay2, Pandora, TIDAL, Internet radio, and Spotify provide a smorgasbord of network playback options. SR5015 also touts multi-room and multi-source capability, All Zone TV audio, dual subwoofer outputs, HDMI eARC for the transmission of immersive audio with a single cable, a phono preamplifier with HDAM EQ stage, and an out-of-this-world-good remote app. If you're into gaming, 4K/120Hz pass-through, Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM), and Quick Frame Transport (QFT) bring games alive with amazing imaging distinguished with reduced lag and smearing.
Continuing on the video side, SR5015 provides one dedicated 8K input for 8K/60Hz and 4k/120Hz pass-through – and it is fully compatible with HDCP 2.3 specs on all six HDMI inputs. In addition, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, HDR10, HDR10+, Dynamic HDR, and BT.2020 pass-through are also supported. SR5015 also upscales standard and high-definition analog and digital content to 8K, bringing new life to older source material. Audyssey MultEQ XT32 room correction, Audyssey Dynamic Volume, Smart TV connectivity, Simple Smart Select functions, and custom-integration control capabilities further take the value and feature set of SR5015 through the roof.
In terms of operation, SR5015 is a breeze to use, and touts intuitive on-screen display guides to assist with configuration. Marantz's three-year parts-and-labor warranty grants you bulletproof security. You have our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee on it.
High-Performance Discrete Seven-Channel Amplifier
Featuring discrete high-current power amplifiers on all channels, SR5015 delivers 100W of power per channel (8 Ohm, 20Hz-20kHz, THD: 0.08%, 2ch drive). With low impedance driver capability, it offers operational stability with a wide range of speakers for balanced, quality sound. Auto Eco Mode adjusts power output to speakers based on volume level and on-screen eco meter, providing power consumption reduction in real-time without sacrificing superb Marantz sound.
Masterful 8K HDMI Connectivity with eARC
SR5015 includes six HDMI inputs and two outputs for all your favorite sources. One dedicated 8K HDMI input supports 8K/60Hz and 4K/120Hz pass-through capability, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, Dolby Vision, HLG, HDR10, 21:9 video, 3D and BT.2020 pass-through. HDCP 2.3, the latest in copy protection standards, is supported on all HDMI inputs. Showcasing the latest HDMI technology and specifications, SR5015 kicks your home entertainment up a notch with HDR10+, Dynamic HDR, ALLM, VRR, QMS, and QFT support. The video processor is also capable of upscaling your native video source up to 8K quality.
Dolby Atmos and Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology
Feel every dimension in Dolby Atmos. Enjoy a 5.1 or 7.1 surround-sound speaker system and four additional overhead speakers or four Dolby Atmos elevation speakers for the ultimate home theater experience – including Dolby Surround upmixer for legacy content. For those without in-ceiling speakers, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology takes advantage of Dolby's deep understanding of human audio perception to create the sensation of overhead sound from listener-level speakers.
DTS:X and DTS Virtual:X
DTS:X immersive audio content places sound where it would naturally occur in space, creating life-like, multi-dimensional audio. The included spatial remapping engine of DTS Neural:X offers improved immersion and heightened realism in all your favorite movies. DTS Virtual:X provides immersive audio without height channels, creating virtual height effects in a 7.1, 5.1, or 2.1 speaker arrangement.
HDMI eARC Object-Based Audio Support
SR5015 also features HDMI eARC support, which supports 3D audio formats like Dolby Atmos and DTS:X in masterful quality from your TV source.
Experience the Next Chapter in Movie Entertainment
SR5015 lets you enjoy all your entertainment in its highest quality with crystal clear enjoyment. Enjoy your movies in 8K with 8K/60Hz pass-through or upscaling, as well the latest in HDMI technology like Dynamic HDR and Quick Media Switching (QMS), which is used in movies to eliminate video delay.
Experience the highest quality gaming thrills yet. Enjoy your gaming with 4K/120Hz pass-through, as well as Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), Quick Frame Transport (QFT), and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM), which reduces or eliminates lag and frame tearing to offer a smoother, lag-free gaming experience.
Dual Subwoofer Outputs
Surround yourself with even, accurate bass. SR5015 features two subwoofer outputs to smooth low frequencies and improve bass dispersion, avoiding peaks and audible dips. Connected subwoofers can be calibrated independently thanks to Audyssey Sub EQ HT technology for more seamless bass performance tailored to your room.
Amazon Alexa Voice Control
Use your voice to stream your favorite music services through Alexa to SR5015 with HEOS. Ask Alexa to play music from Spotify, Pandora, TIDAL, and more. Turn volume up or down, pause, mute and play the next song – all with your voice. To start streaming with Alexa voice commands, open the Alexa app and select "Skills." Add HEOS Home Entertainment to enable. Then, go to Smart Home in the Alexa app menu and choose Devices and Discover or say "Alexa, discover my devices."
Google Assistant Voice Control
Ask your Google Home, Google app, or other devices with Google Assistant built-in to control content across your listening environment. Start music in the HEOS app, then ask your Google Assistant to control volume, play, pause, skip tracks and more. "Works with the Google Assistant" feature is always improving.
Josh.ai Smart Home Voice Automation
An elevated voice agent for the high-end smart home, Josh.ai offers flexible voice control for nearly any aspect of your day-to-day experience and entertainment environment. Use voice commands to control the thermostat, lights, home appliances, speakers, AV receiver, and more. Josh.ai is installed by custom integrators and accessed through an app on your phone or tablet.
AirPlay 2 and Apple Siri Voice Control
Stream audio from your favorite music services like Apple Music and Spotify or watch videos from services like YouTube and Netflix from any iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Apple TV. Hear audio perfectly synced to your speakers from AirPlay 2 sources. AirPlay 2 also supports multi-room audio – wirelessly stream content to multiple AirPlay 2 compatible devices simultaneously with improved audio buffering to ensure smooth audio playback. AirPlay 2 provides control and grouping of compatible audio devices within the Apple Music or Home app. Use AirPlay 2 in-app or with your voice via Siri.
Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Wireless Streaming with Dual Diversity Antennas
Featuring dual diversity antennas, SR5015 lets you stream your favorite audio tracks wirelessly via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The dual diversity antenna system ensures stable streaming even in congested urban environments, and the Wi-Fi function features 2.4GHz (11b/g/n), 5GHz (11a/n) technology for compatibility with the widest range of smart devices. SR5015 offers quick and easy push button Wi-Fi protected setup and simple iOS Wi-Fi sharing.
Bluetooth Audio Transmission
Enjoy your favorite audio without waking your whole home by transmitting the audio coming from your AV receiver to a pair of Bluetooth headphones. SR5015 even allows you to play the audio on both Bluetooth headphones and connected speakers simultaneously. If you have a family member or a friend who is hearing impaired, we recommend this setup.
With HEOS technology, enjoy your favorite music in any room of your home for a wireless, whole-home audio experience. Play the same song in every room or select a different song for each connected room – the choice is yours. Enjoy music from Spotify, Pandora, TIDAL, and more or your local music file libraries. With additional HEOS components, like HEOS-capable speakers, play all your music in one room or many.
DSD and More: High-Res Audio Support
Ability to decode Hi-Res Audio ALAC, FLAC, and WAV lossless files up to 24-bit/192-kHz, as well as DSD 2.8MHz and 5.6MHz tracks, lets you enjoy each note exactly as the artist intended. Listen to your music via the front panel USB port or over network sources.
Advanced 32-Bit DACs on All Channels
Advanced reference-class 32-bit AKM AK4458 D/A converters on all channels for optimum fidelity and the widest dynamic range with the lowest distortion. This ensures consistent high-fidelity and precise channel matching across all channels for the ultimate listening experience.
Marantz HDAM and Current Feedback Topology
Features proprietary HDAM (Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Module) circuit boards, providing superior low-noise wideband performance and an ultra-fast slew rate for maximum dynamic range to support high-resolution audio formats. Plus, Current Feedback Topology technology, another proprietary Marantz innovation, delivers wide closed-loop bandwidth and very high slew rate for superior fidelity with wideband audio sources.
Spin Vinyl: Integrated Phono Input with HDAM EQ Stage
Easily connect your analog turntable to the receiver and enjoy the purity of each recording in your vinyl collection. The HDAM component of SR5015 outperforms op-amp solutions due to its high speed and maintains a clean audio signal for exceptional sound performance.
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Watch a movie in one room while another family member plays a song from Spotify in a different zone without interruption. Enjoy 7.1-channel surround sound in the main room and a separate source or music stream in another. Connect a pair of stereo speakers to the multi-room amplified outputs or hook up a separate stereo amp and speakers to the Zone 2 pre-outs.
All Zone TV Audio
Share the main zone TV audio in the second zone without losing fully discrete multi-channel playback in the main zone. Select "Source" for the second zone from the AVR remote app so that main zone audio will not switch to stereo PCM.
Smart TV Connectivity
Easily control SR5015 with your Smart TV remote via the HDMI CEC functionality associated with your Smart TV. Simply set "HDMI Control" to ON in your receiver, then set "Smart Menu" to ON to begin controlling the receiver with your TV remote. The Smart Menu home screen gives you quick access to source and surround mode selections, the AVR setup menu and four Smart Select options.
Convenient Smart Select Functions
Four Smart Select function buttons on the included remote allow you to store your preferred or frequently used settings and call up easily on the fly – including input source, volume level, sound mode, Audyssey configuration and even "All Zone Stereo" setting for party mode. With the push of a button, SR5015 instantly configures the receiver to your desired setting at any time.
Marantz AVR Remote App
The Marantz AVR Remote app for iOS and Android provides complete control over the latest Marantz network AV receivers. Use it to power on/off, adjust volume, input and settings, or switch instantly to the HEOS Built-in app.
Audyssey MultEQ XT32 For Simple Setup and Room Calibration
Optimize your audio experience with Audyssey MultEQ XT32 for seamless setup of your listening environment. With the supplied measurement microphone, MultEQ XT32 analyzes each speaker's output (including the subwoofers) at up to eight measurement locations and generates precision digital filters that optimize each channel for the correct frequency and time domain response. Audyssey Dynamic Volume smooths out disruptive jumps in volume (such as TV commercials), letting you listen at lower levels while still enjoying clear dialogue, music and sound. Audyssey Dynamic EQ provides full-range clarity at any listening level.
Audyssey MultEQ Editor App
SR5015 supports the Audyssey MultEQ Editor App. Go 'under the hood', view and adjust settings for detailed tuning and customize the sound more precisely to your room and tastes. The Audyssey MultEQ Editor app, for Android and iOS, is available for purchase from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.
Built-In Dual Speaker Preset Memory
SR5015 allows storing of two Audyssey settings as well as switching between the two settings on the fly, giving you freedom to tweak your listening experience for the content or listening environment.
External Control Capabilities
Features external RS232 and IP control capabilities for easy customization and compatibility with third-party integration solutions. SR5015 offers IP control capability for major third-party control devices, as well as Control4 SDPP (Simple Device Detection Protocol) certification for seamless integration with Control4 home automation equipment. IR (infrared) remote control input and output are included on the rear panel for remote control compatibility with other components in your home theater system.
Advanced Custom Installation Support
Marantz AV receivers offer extended support for easy custom install integration. Features OvrC and Domotz Pro, two major remote monitoring and management technologies along with dedicated web user interface to set up your AV receiver from a computer on the same network. Let your installer easily monitor the status of connected products and troubleshoot remotely from a separate location or on-the-go.
8 ohm, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.08% 2ch Drive: 100 W
6 ohm, 1 kHz, 0.7% 2ch Drive: 140 W
6 ohm, 1 kHz, 10% 1ch Drive: 200 W
System Remote Control: RC042SR
Power Consumption: 650 W
Power Consumption No-Sound (ECO on/off): 45 W / 75 W
Standby Consumption: 0.2 W
CEC Standby Consumption: 0.5 W
Network Standby Consumption: 2.7 W
Dimensions (WDH): 17.3" x 13.3" x 6.3"
Weight: 22.3 lbs.
User Manual (PDF, 14.2 MB)