TX-NR609 7.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver
 

Quality Home Theater Is Now Within Your Reach

Targeting the sweet spot where affordability meets superb functionality, the TX-NR609 looks set to be another Onkyo classic. This THX® Select2 Plus™ Certified A/V receiver handles content from all your favorite disc-based media, as well as networked audio content from the internet, iPod®/iPhone®, and PC. Six HDMI® inputs—including one on the front panel—provide support for 3D video and ultra-high resolution 4K video upscaling via Marvell Qdeo™. HDMI also carries master-quality audio formats from Dolby and DTS, as well as the expanded surround sound of Audyssey DSX™ and Dolby® Pro Logic® IIz. Three-stage inverted Darlington circuitry and Onkyo’s proprietary WRAT ensure a clean and compelling amplifier performance. And when audio signals are output, the 7.2-channel configuration includes twin subwoofer pre-outs for added bass impact. Meanwhile, a user-friendly on-screen display and GUI make it easy to adjust settings and navigate your content. All this and more makes the TX-NR609 an irresistible choice for the value-seeking home theater fan.

Special Features

  • HDMI Support for 3D Video and Audio Return Channel
  • Marvell Qdeo™ Video Chip for 4K Upscaling and Processing
  • Network Capability Delivers Internet Radio and Network Streaming
  • THX® Select2 Plus™ Certified
  • Direct Digital Connection of iPod/iPhone via Front-Panel USB Port
  • Audyssey DSX™ and Dolby® Pro Logic® IIz Add New Dimensions to Surround Sound

Amplifier
# Channels 7.2
Power (8ohms 20-20kHz, 0.08%, 2 Channels Driven, F 100W
Power (8ohms 20-20kHz 0.05%) /Ch -
THX Certified
Continuous 6ohms Rated
Certified 4ohms performance -
All Discrete Circuitry
3-Stage Inverted Darlington Circuitry
PUSH-PULL Design -
Independent Block Construction (Amp/Preprocessor) -
Toroidal Transformer -
Independent Power Supply -
Bi-amp Capability For Front -
BTL Capability For Front -
Processing
DOLBY Decoder True HD, DD Plus, PLIIz
DTS Decoder DTS-HD Master Audio
Dolby PLIIz
ONKYO GAME Surround Modes
DTS Surround Sensation Speaker / Headphone - / -
Neural Surround -
THX Processing Mode
Audyssey DSX ✓ (Front High)
Audyssey Dynamic EQ
Audyssey Dynamic Volume
Direct/Pure Mode - / ✓
Music Optimizer ✓ (Advanced)
192K/24 Bit DACs ✓ (Burr-Brown)
VLSC -
isf Certified Calibration Control -
Connectivity
Audio I/O 7 / 2
Phono Input -
Digital Audio IN (OPT/COAX) 2 / 2
Digital Audio OUT (OPT/COAX) -
Composite I/O 5 / 1
S-Video I/O - / -
Component Video I/O 2 / 1
Front-Panel A/V V
Front-Panel Optical -
Front-Panel USB Input (made for iPod/iPhone)
HDMI I/O 6 (5 + 1)/ 1
HDMI Version V1.4a (supports 3D video and Audio Return Channel)
Component Video Upconversion -
Analog To HDMI Upconversion
1080p Upscaling ✓ (Marvell Qdeo)
4K (3840 x 2160) Upscaling ✓ (Marvell Qdeo)
Multi-Channel Input -
Analog Pre-Outs Sub
Speaker A/+B -
Powered Zone2
Zone 2 Line Out
Zone 2 Video Out -
Zone 3 Line Out -
U-Port
iPod Ready ✓ (direct USB input, optional UP-A1)
HD Radio Ready ✓ (optional UP-HT1)
Internet Radio Capable ✓ (vTuner, Pandora, Rhapsody, Sirius/XM, Slacker, Mediafly, Aupeo!, Spotify)
Streaming Audio From PC ✓ (Windows 7 and DLNA compatible)
Streaming Audio From USB memory ✓ (Front; iPod/iPhone Support)
Wireless Network Ready via USB ✓ (optional UWF-1)
PC Input (15 pin D-sub)
Integration Access
RS-232 -
IR Input -
Ethernet
ONKYO-RI System Control
12V Trigger -
Miscellaneous
Pre-Pro/Learning Remote - / ✓
Back-Lit Remote -
On Screen Remote Programming
Bi-directional Remote Setup via GUI -
Activity Based Remote -
Color-Coded Speaker Terminals
Auto Speaker Calibration W/Mic. ✓ (Audyssey 2EQ)
OSD Out ✓ (advanced "Home" GUI)
Solid Aluminum Front -
Warranty 2 YEARS
Amplifier Section
Power Output
Front L/R100 W + 100 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.08%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
125 W + 125 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.1%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
Center100 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.08%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
125 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.1%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
Surround L/R100 W + 100 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.08%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
125 W + 125 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.1%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
Surround Back L/R100 W + 100 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.08%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
125 W + 125 W (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.1%, 2 channels driven, FTC)
Dynamic Power240 W (3 ohms, 1 ch)
210 W (4 ohms, 1 ch)
120 W (8 ohms, 1 ch)
THD (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/2.2 k-ohms (Rec out)
Phono Overload-
Frequency Response5 Hz-100 kHz/+1 dB, -3 dB (DSP bypass)
Tone Control±10 dB, 50 Hz (Bass)
±10 dB, 20 kHz (Treble)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio106 dB (Line, IHF-A)
Speaker Impedance6 ohms–16 ohms
Video Section
Input Sensitivity/Output Level and Impedance
Video1 Vp-p/75 ohms (Component)
0.7 Vp-p/75 ohms (Component PB/CB, PR/CR)
1 Vp-p/75 ohms (Composite)
Component Video Frequency Response5 Hz–100 MHz, -3dB
Tuner Section
Tuning Frequency Range
FM87.5 MHz–107.9 MHz
AM530 kHz–1,710 kHz
FM/AM Preset Memory40 stations
General
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power Consumption6.2 A
Dimensions (W x H x D)17 1/8" x 6 13/16" x 12 15/16" (435 x 173.5 x 328 mm)
Weight24.7 lbs (11.2 kg)

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