Sony STR-AZ7000ES vs. Marantz SR5015

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STR-AZ7000ES vs SR5015 comparison chart

STR-AZ7000ES vs SR5015 comparison

Sony STR-AZ7000ES
Sony STR-AZ7000ES
Marantz SR5015
Marantz SR5015


STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Channels 13.2 7.2
Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm 150/8 100/8, 200/6
Output impedance, Ohm 8 8, 6
Frequency response 10Hz-100KHz 20Hz-20KHz
THD in stereo, % 0.09 0.08

Audio features

STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Digital to analog converter (DAC) 192 KHz/32-bit N/A
Pure direct (straight)
Auto speaker calibration DCAC Audyssey MultEQ XT
Speaker A/B switching
Other audio features Acoustic Center Sync, DSEE Ultimate, DSD Native Playback, Pure Direct, In-Ceiling Speaker Mode, Center Speaker Lift Up Audyssey Dynamic Volume, Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Compressed Audio Enhancer(MDAX2), Hi-Res audio


STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Wi-Fi 2.4/5GHz
USB 1 (USB 2.0) 1 (USB 2.0)
Ethernet (RJ45) 1 1

Streaming services

STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Apple Music (AirPlay) AirPlay, AirPlay 2 AirPlay, AirPlay 2
Amazon Music
Other streaming services Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, SiriusXM, Napster, SoundCloud, Amazon Music, Amazon Music HD, MOOD:Mix Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, SiriusXM, Napster, SoundCloud

Extensive connection

STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
HDMI input/output 6/2 6/2
HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)
HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)
Digital content protection (HDCP) HDCP 2.3 HDCP 2.3
Subwoofer output (LFE) 2 2
Headphone output 1 x 6.3 1 x 6.3
Optical digital input 2 2
Coaxial digital input 1 2
Composite input 2 3
Component input/output 0/0 2/1
Phono (MM) input
Front panel connectors USB, phones, setup mic USB, phones, setup mic
Multi channel preamp output

Video features

STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
HDR (High Dynamic Range) HDR10 HDR10+
4K signal pass-through 4K/120Hz 4K/120Hz
8K signal pass-through 8K/60Hz 8K/60Hz
HDMI signal pass-through
3D signal pass-through
HDMI pass-through in standby mode
Video conversion analog to HDMI analog to HDMI
Analog to HDMI scaling
HDMI to HDMI scaling
Dolby Vision
Other video features Variable Refresh Rate, Auto Low Latency Mode HLG, BT.2020, Dynamic HDR

Additional features

STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Voice control Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Josh.AI Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Josh.AI
App control iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android
Display colour OSD colour OSD
Tuner AM, FM AM, FM
Sleep timer
Auto power off
ECO mode
Graphical user interface (GUI)
Setup assistant
Firmware update network, USB network, USB
Other additional features IP Control, Web Control, App Control IP Control, Web Control, App Control, RS232 Control


STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Multi-room zones 3 2
Zone audio output speaker, preout speaker, preout
Zone HDMI output
Multi-room control has not Marantz AVR Remote app, HEOS App
RS-232 1 0
Remote control input/output (IR) 1/2 0/0
DC trigger output (12V) 3 1

Multichannel surround

STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Dolby Atmos
Dolby TrueHD
Dolby Surround
Dolby (other) DSD, LPCM Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization
DTS HD Master
DTS Virtual:X
DTS Neural:X
IMAX Enhanced
Multichannel stereo

Audio file formats

STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Other audio file formats AIFF, DSD FLAC HD


STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Operational power consumption, W 540 650
Standby consumption, W 0.1 0.2
Removable power cord


STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Size W x H x D, cm/inches 17 x 7.3 x 17.3 / 43 x 19.4 x 44 43.9 x 34.7 x 23.1/17.3 x 13.7 x 9.1
Weight, kg/lbs 9.5/21 10.1/22.3


STR-AZ7000ES SR5015
Release year 2023 2020
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