Marantz NR1510 vs. Pioneer VSX-LX504

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NR1510 vs VSX-LX504 comparison chart

NR1510 vs VSX-LX504 comparison

Marantz NR1510
Marantz NR1510
Pioneer VSX-LX504
Pioneer VSX-LX504


NR1510 VSX-LX504
Channels 5.2 9.2
Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm 50/8, 60/6 120/8, 230/6
Output impedance, Ohm 8, 6 8, 6
Frequency response 10Hz-100KHz 10Hz-100KHz
THD in stereo, % 0.08 0.08

Audio features

NR1510 VSX-LX504
Digital to analog converter (DAC) 192 KHz/32-bit AK4458 384 KHz/32-bit
Pure direct (straight)
Auto speaker calibration Audyssey MultEQ MCACC
Speaker A/B switching
Other audio features Audyssey Dynamic Volume, Audyssey Dynamic EQ, Compressed Audio Enhancer, Hi-Res audio Advanced Sound Retriever, Hi-Res audio


NR1510 VSX-LX504
Wi-Fi 2.4/5GHz 2.4/5GHz
USB 1 (USB 2.0) 1 (USB 2.0)
Ethernet (RJ45) 1 1

Streaming services

NR1510 VSX-LX504
Apple Music (AirPlay) AirPlay, AirPlay 2 AirPlay, AirPlay 2
Amazon Music
Other streaming services Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, Napster, SiriusXM, TuneIn Radio Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora

Extensive connection

NR1510 VSX-LX504
HDMI input/output 8/1 7/2
HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)
HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)
Digital content protection (HDCP) HDCP 2.3 HDCP 2.2
Subwoofer output (LFE) 2 2
Headphone output 1 x 6.3 1 x 6.3
Optical digital input 1 1
Coaxial digital input 1 1
Composite input 3 2
Component input/output 2/1 1/0
Phono (MM) input
Front panel connectors USB, HDMI, phones, setup mic USB, HDMI, phones, setup mic
Multi channel preamp output

Video features

NR1510 VSX-LX504
HDR (High Dynamic Range) HDR10 HDR10
4K signal pass-through 4K/60Hz 4K/60Hz
8K signal pass-through
HDMI signal pass-through
3D signal pass-through
HDMI pass-through in standby mode
Video conversion analog to HDMI
Analog to HDMI scaling
HDMI to HDMI scaling
Dolby Vision
Other video features HLG, BT.2020 x.v.Color, HLG, BT.2020

Additional features

NR1510 VSX-LX504
Voice control Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Josh.AI Amazon Alexa
App control iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android, Amazon Kindle 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 has not


NR1510 VSX-LX504
Multi-room zones has not 3
Zone audio output has not speaker, preout
Zone HDMI output has not
Multi-room control has not Pioneer Control App, FlareConnect
RS-232 0 1
Remote control input/output (IR) 1/0 1/1
DC trigger output (12V) 1 2

Multichannel surround

NR1510 VSX-LX504
Dolby Atmos
Dolby TrueHD
Dolby Surround
Dolby (other) Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization
DTS HD Master
DTS Virtual:X
DTS Neural:X
DTS (other) DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS, DTS-Surround, DTS-Neo:6 DTS-ES, DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS
IMAX Enhanced
Multichannel stereo

Audio file formats

NR1510 VSX-LX504
Other audio file formats has not AIFF


NR1510 VSX-LX504
Operational power consumption, W 180 850
Standby consumption, W 0.2 0.15
Removable power cord


NR1510 VSX-LX504
Size W x H x D, cm/inches 43.5 x 10.1 x 35.5/17 x 4.1 x 14.9 43.5 x 18.5 x 38.6/17 x 7 x 14.9
Weight, kg/lbs 8.1/18.1 13/28.7


NR1510 VSX-LX504
Release year 2019 2019
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