AVX-290 5.1-Channel Home Theater Package
 

YA Spectacular Blend of Quality and Value

Onkyo’s AVX-290 combines the convenience of a full-featured A/V receiver and surround-speaker set with the quality assurance of one of home theater’s leading brands. Four HDMI® inputs on the receiver deliver music, movies, and games in better-than ever resolution. As well as handling high-def audio from DTS and Dolby, these HDMI inputs let you enjoy 3D video and an Audio Return Channel from your compatible HDTV. Front-side on the receiver are handy analog audio and video inputs for fuss-free connection of your game console or camcorder. And on the back is a Universal Port that allows you to hook up peripherals such as an optional iPod®/iPhone® dock. The system packs Audyssey audio filters to optimize the sound for your living room, and user-friendly on-screen menus so you can easily adjust settings without interrupting the action. Rounding out the package are five precision-matched surround speakers and a powerful subwoofer for deep-impact bass and low-frequency effects.

Special Features

  • Four1080p capable HDMI inputs (V1.4a) supporting 3D video and Audio Return Channel
  • Over 650W with a Powerfull 8-inch Subwoofer
  • Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD Master Audio and DTS-HD High-Resolution Audio Decoding
  • 4 DSP Gaming Modes: Rock, Sports, Action, and Role Playing

Amplifier
# Channels 5.1
Total System Power 660W
Power (6 ohms, 1kHz, 1%)/Ch 110W/ch x 5ch
Sub Power 130W (Passive)
THX Certified -
All Discrete Amplifier Circuitry -
Speaker A/+B
Processing
DOLBY Decoder DD Plus, True HD
DTS Decoder DTS Master Audio
Dolby PLIIz -
ONKYO GAME Surround Modes
Audyssey Dynamic EQ
Audyssey Dynamic Volume
Music Optimizer
Connectivity
Audio I/O 6 / 1
Digital Audio IN (OPT/COAX) 2 / 1
Digital Audio OUT (OPT/COAX) -
Composite I/O 5 / 1
S-Video I/O - / -
Component Video I/O 2 / 1
Front-Panel Portable input (stereo mini jack) -
HDMI I/O 4 / 1
HDMI Version V1.4a (supporting 3D video and Audio Return Channel)
Component Video Upconversion -
Analog To HDMI UpConversion -
Multi-Channel Input -
Powered Zone2 -
U-Port
iPod Ready ✓ (Optional UP-A1)
HD Radio Ready ✓ (Optional UP-HT1)
XM Radio Ready -
SIRIUS Radio Ready -
DVD Player
DVD Player Type -
Analog Audio Output -
Digital Audio Output (OPT/COAX) -
Composite Output -
S-Video Output -
Component Video Output -
HDMI Output -
720p / 1080i Upscaling -
1080p Upscaling -
Speaker
Front Speaker Full Range, Bass reflex
Center Speaker Full Range, Bass reflex
Surround Speaker Full Range, Bass reflex
Subwoofer 8" Down Firing, Bass reflex
Cabinet Type Wood, Plastic
Miscellaneous
Pre-Pro/Learning Remote - / -
On Screen Remote Programming -
Free HDMI Cable Included -
Free iPod Dock Included -
Color-Coded Speaker Terminals
Auto Speaker Calibration W/Mic. -
OSD Out ✓ (basic overlay) via HDMI
Warranty 2 YEARS
Receiver Section
Amplifier Section
Power Output
Front L/R110 W/Channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, FTC)
Center110 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, FTC)
Surround L/R110 W/Channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, FTC)
Surround Back L/R-
Dynamic Power160 W (3 ohms)
125 W (4 ohms)
85 W (8 ohms)
THD + Noise (Total Harmonic Distortion)0.08% (20 Hz–20 kHz, half power)
Damping Factor60 (Front, 1 kHz, 8 ohms)
Input Sensitivity and Impedance200 mV/47 k-ohms (Line)
Output Level and Impedance200 mV/470 ohms (Rec out)
Frequency Response20 Hz–50 kHz/ +1 dB, -3 dB (Direct mode)
Tone Control±10 dB, 50 Hz (Bass)
±10 dB, 20 kHz (Treble)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio100 dB (Line, IHF-A)
Speaker Impedance6 ohms–16 ohms
Video Section
Input Sensitivity/Output Level and Impedance
Video1.0 Vp-p/75 ohms (Component)
0.7 Vp-p/75 ohms (Component PB/CB, PR/CR)
1.0 Vp-p/75 ohms (Composite)
Component Video Frequency Response5 Hz–100 MHz/0 dB, -3 dB
Tuner Section
Tuning Frequency Range
FM87.5 MHz–107.9 MHz
AM530 kHz–1,710 kHz
FM/AM Preset Memory40 stations
General
Weight
Front1.8 lbs. (0.8 kg)
Center1.8 lbs. (0.8 kg)
Surround1.5 lbs. (0.7 kg)
Surround Back L/R -
Subwoofer14.1 lbs. (6.9 kg)
Surround Back-
Speaker Section
Input Sensitivity/Impedance
Front/Center80 Hz–20 kHz
Surround80 dB/W/m
Subwoofer-
Front81 dB/W/m
Center81 dB/W/m
Surround Back-
Front/Center/Surround6 ohms