Onkyo TX-RZ70 vs. Denon AVR-S970H

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TX-RZ70 vs AVR-S970H comparison chart

TX-RZ70 vs AVR-S970H comparison

Onkyo TX-RZ70
Onkyo TX-RZ70
Denon AVR-S970H
Denon AVR-S970H

Amplifier

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Channels 11.2 7.2
Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm 140/8 90/8, 125/6
Output impedance, Ohm 8 8, 6
Frequency response 10Hz-100KHz 10Hz-100KHz
THD in stereo, % 0.08 0.08

Audio features

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Digital to analog converter (DAC) 384 KHz/32-bit 192 KHz/32-bit
Bi-amping
Pure direct (straight)
Auto speaker calibration AccuEQ Audyssey MultEQ
Speaker A/B switching
Other audio features Advanced Music Optimizer, Hi-Res audio, Dynamic Audio Amplification, CinemaFILTER Audyssey Dynamic Volume, Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Audyssey Dynamic LFC, Compressed Audio Enhancer(MDAX2), Hi-Res audio

Connectivity

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Wi-Fi 2.4/5GHz 2.4/5GHz
USB 2 (USB 2.0) 2 (USB 2.0)
Bluetooth
Ethernet (RJ45) 1 1
DLNA
MHL

Streaming services

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Apple Music (AirPlay) AirPlay, AirPlay 2 AirPlay, AirPlay 2
Amazon Music
Spotify
Other streaming services Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, SiriusXM, Napster, SoundCloud, Amazon Music, Amazon Music HD, MOOD:Mix Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, SiriusXM, Napster, SoundCloud, Amazon Music, Amazon Music HD, MOOD:Mix

Extensive connection

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
HDMI input/output 7/3 6/2
HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)
HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)
HDMI CEC
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 2 1
Composite input 2 0
Component input/output 1/0 0/0
Phono (MM) input
Front panel connectors phones, setup mic USB, phones, setup mic
Multi channel preamp output

Video features

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
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 x.v.Color, HLG, BT.2020, LipSync

Additional features

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
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

Multi-room

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Multi-room zones 3 2
Zone audio output speaker, preout speaker
Zone HDMI output
Multi-room control FlareConnect HEOS App, Denon 2016 AVR Remote
RS-232 1 0
Remote control input/output (IR) 1/0 0/0
DC trigger output (12V) 1 0

Multichannel surround

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Dolby Atmos
Dolby TrueHD
Dolby Surround
Dolby (other) DSD, LPCM Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization
DTS:X
DTS HD Master
DTS Virtual:X
DTS Neural:X
DTS (other) DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS
Auro-3D
IMAX Enhanced
Multichannel stereo

Audio file formats

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
MP3
WMA
AAC
WAV
FLAC
ALAC
Other audio file formats AIFF, DSD AIFF, DSD

Power

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Operational power consumption, W 1095 500
Standby consumption, W 0.1 0.1
Removable power cord

Dimensions

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Size W x H x D, cm/inches 17.2 x 7.5 x 18.7 / 43.5 x 20.1 x 48 43.3 x 34 x 16.7/17.1 x 13.4 x 6.6
Weight, kg/lbs 22/48.5 9.5/21

Other

TX-RZ70 AVR-S970H
Release year 2023 2022
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