Concert AVR-8 Premium 4K Ultra HD Home Theater Receiver

New 4K Receiver Delivers Stunning Movie Experience!

AudioControl’s new Concert AVR-8 home theater receiver delivers the high-end audiophile AV entertainment experience that movie lovers crave! Designed by a company with nearly 40 years of making some of the best audio and video products in the world, the Concert AVR-8 delivers a visually stunning entertainment experience. The new Concert AVR-8 delivers an incredible audiophile experience, combined with the latest in 4K Ultra HD video processing, that results in the ultimate viewing and listening experience for movie lovers, not prepared to compromise on their passion for the highest quality entertainment experience.

Behind the striking contemporary visual design, the Concert AVR-8 benefits from the high-end audio performance that AudioControl is renowned for. Its powerful high-current 7 x 200 watts per channel theater amplifier creates a truly incredible audio platform that turns watching a movie in your living room, media space or theater into a movie lover’s ‘nirvana’.

High Power Delivers Dynamic Audio Experience

To properly complete the signal path, the Concert AVR-8 utilizes AudioControl’s legendary Class H amplifier topology to powerfully drive even the most demanding speaker systems. Known for pristine sonics, cool operating temperatures, and ultra reliability, this highly efficient design literally "sips" current, which helps it to satisfy even the "greenest" of customers. Despite it’s minimal current draw, the Class H design is powerful enough to drive 120 watts per channel (840 watts total), with all channels being driven into 8 ohms or 200 watts per channel into 4 ohms. 

ISE 2014 Coverage of the AVR-8


The Facts and Features
  • 7.1 Home Theater 4K Ultra HD and 3D advanced surround sound receiver
  • Specialist high-performance receiver for the Custom Install market
  • 7 HDMI inputs; COAX SPDIF x 4; Toslink x 2; RCA Phono x 6; USB Input, Ethernet Client
  • HDMI Ultra HD 4K and 3D video pass-through and up-scaling capability with compatible components
  • Seven channels of ‘cool running’ Class H amplification reducing the need for rack fans
  • High current amplification delivers 120 watts per channel into 8 ohms or 200 watts per channel into 4 ohms, all channels driven
  • Ability to be configured as a full 7.1 system, or as a 5.1 system with the 2 remaining channels serving a second zone
    Dual HDMI outputs (ARC compatible), Component x 3, Composite x 4
  • ARC (Audio Return Channel) compatible
  • Zone 2 audio output
  • Proprietary auto room set-up and room correction with equalization
  • Surround modes include Dolby True HD; Dolby Digital Plus; Dolby Digital EX; Dolby Digital 5.1; Dolby Pro Logic IIx; DTS-HD Master Audio; DTS-ES 6.1 Discrete; DTS-ES 6.1 Matrix; DTS 5.1
  • Ability to scale to any resolution standard or high definition sources where required
  • Compatibility and integration with leading control systems including Crestron, Control 4, Savant and RTI
  • Custom Install control ready with Ethernet, RS232, 12 volt trigger and IR control options
  • AudioControl iOS Control App available free on the iTunes Store (& streaming control Apps)
  • Internet radio and music streaming services including fully integrated FM/DAB/DAB+ in appropriate markets
  • USB supports memory devices and digital audio from iPod®, iPad® and iPhone® devices
  • Programmable Remote control provided