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VSX-1131 AV Receiver


  • $1,39900


7.2-channel receiver with 7x160 Watt, full-range streaming, Dolby Atmos, dts:X, 4K Ultra HD, video scaler, 7 HDMI ports, HDCP 2.2, hi-res audio playback, dual band WiFi & Bluetooth.

The VSX-1131 is fully-equipped for the latest multi-dimensional surround sound formats, DTS:X™ and Dolby Atmos®, featuring the Reflex Optimizer for enabled speakers. With Ultra HD (4K/60p/4:4:4) upscaling and passthrough and support for the latest video standards HDR and BT.2020, images are ever more impressive. In addition to internet radio and various network streaming services, with Google Cast™ built-in you can use your mobile device to cast your favourite music to your receiver.

Audio Features

  • Channels: 7
  • Amplification Type: Direct Energy
  • 160 W/ch (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0 %, 1 ch Driven)
  • 175 W/ch (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0 %, 1 ch Driven JEITA)
  • Dolby Atmos®/Dolby Surround
  • DTS-HD Master Audio/DTS-HD High Resolution Audio/DTS 96/24/DTS-ES/DTS-HD Express
  • DSD Playback via Network/USB (5.6 MHz/2ch 2.8 MHz/2ch)
  • DSD Disc (SACD) Playback via HDMI (2.8 MHz/5.1 ch, 2 ch)
  • Digital Core Engine with Cirrus Logic (Quad Core) x1
  • 384 kHz/32-bit DAC (AK4458)
  • HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC)
  • MCACC Auto Room Tuning
    • Phase Control
    • Subwoofer EQ (4 Band)
  • Advanced Sound Retriever (2ch)
  • Advanced Surround Modes (Classical, Unplugged, Entertainment Show, Drama, Advanced Game, Action, Rock/Pop, Sports, Extended Stereo, Extended Mono, Front Stage Surround, Auto Surround)

Video Features

  • Ultra HD Pass-through with HDCP 2.2 (4K/60p/4:4:4/24-bit, 4K/24p/4:4:4/36-bit, 4K/60p/4:2:2/36-bit)
  • HDR and BT.2020 Support
  • Ultra HD Upscaling (1080p > 4K)
  • 3D Ready (Blu-Ray Disc™, Broadcast and Games)
  • Deep Colour (36-bit), "x.v.Colour"

Network Features

  • Google Cast*1*2
  • Apple AirPlay Certified
  • Pandora®*3
  • Spotify® Digital Music-Streaming Service Ready*3
  • Internet Radio with TuneIn
  • TIDAL Music Streaming Service Ready*1*3
  • Deezer*1*3
  • Hi-Res Audio File Playback via USB/Network
    • Up to 192 kHz/24-bit ALAC, AIFF, FLAC, WAV
    • 5,6/2.8 MHz DSD Playback
    • Dolby® TrueHD Playback (USB only)

*1 Available with future firmware update

*2 Compatible apps required

*3 Service availability may vary depending on country/region

Operating Features

  • Built-in Wi-Fi® (Dual Band 5 GHz/2.4 GHz)
  • Built-in Bluetooth® Wireless Technology (Version: 4.1, Profile: A2DP/AVRCP, Codec: SBC/AAC)
  • iControlAV5 Remote Control App Ready (iOS/Android)*1
  • New GUI with System/Network Setup Menu
  • Auto Power Off in HDMI Standby Through
  • AM/FM Tuner 40 Presets
  • Sleep Timer
  • User-Friendly Simple Remote Control

*1 Available for free download from the App Store/Google Play™

Connections

Front Terminals

  • HDMI 1 In
  • USB 1 in for USB drive
  • MCACC Setup MIC In
  • Audio 1 In (Mini Stereo Jack)
  • Phones 1 Out

Rear Terminals

  • HDMI 6 In (4 Assignable)
  • HDMI 2 Out (1 for MAIN, 1 for SUB)
  • Ethernet 1 In
  • AV (Component) 1 In (Assignable)
  • AV (Composite) 2 In (Assignable)
  • Audio 1 In (Assignable)
  • Phono (MM) 1 In
  • Digital Coaxial 1 In (Assignable)
  • Digital Optical 1 In (Assignable)
  • Subwoofer Pre Out
  • Zone 2 Line Out
  • Speaker 9 ch Out (FRONT , CENTRE, SURROUND, SURROUND BACK/ZONE 2/Bi-AMP, HEIGHT/SP B)
  • FM/AM Antenna

Dimensions & Weight

Dimensions (W x H x D): 435 x 173 x 370 mm - Weight: 10 kg

Dolby Atmos, DTS:X

This device supports the newest Dolby Atmos and (after a free update) DTS:X surround-sound formats. With their object-oriented designs these formats facilitate a perfect wraparound sound with precisely placed effects and realistic movement sequences in all three spatial axes. In this respect loudspeaker arrangements of up to 11.2 channels are supported.

Streaming and AirPlay

As a network player with integrated WLAN, this device plays music files in all of the relevant formats from the home network including high-resolution DSD and FLAC files, naturally gapless and with a convenient app control. Tablets and Smartphones can be seamlessly and wirelessly integrated via AirPlay or without a network via Bluetooth.

Hi-Res Sound

Experience audiophile sounds in full Sound Master resolution, with HighRes downloads of your favourite albums in WAV, ALAC, FLAC and AIFF formats as well as in DSD. For the ultimate realism there is HiRes audio, now also with multiple channels in WAV and FLAC formats.

Music Streaming with Google Cast

Google Cast uses the same technology as Chromecast and enables uncomplicated music streaming to compatible Pioneer devices. Google Cast-capable apps can be used with Android tablets & smart phones, iPhone, iPad, Chromebook, Mac or Windows computers.

Multi-Room Audio with FireConnect

The new Pioneer AV receivers with FireConnect enable the concurrent playback of every audio source connected to the AV receiver via an optional wireless speaker. Conveniently control the multiroom playback with track selection and volume via smart phone and tablet.

Spotify, Deezer & Tidal

Enjoy maximum musical variety – this AV receiver natively supports Spotify, Deezer and TIDAL. With the current largest music services, you have direct access to millions of songs in the best CD and HD quality.

Unlimited Choice of Radio Stations

With more than 100,000 channels, TuneIn has the largest selection of free Internet radio stations covering sports, music, talk and news from around the world.

Full System Control, One App

With the convenient "iControlAV5" app you can then easily control all important receiver functions via smart phone or tablet. Thanks to the now built-in AVNavigators you no longer need to install any software.

MCACC for Dolby Atmos & DTS:X

This AV receiver for the first time enables precise acoustic room calibration for object-based audio formats. Not only the horizontal but also the vertical axis is included in the complex calculation of the room acoustics for the perfect calibration of amplifiers and speakers.

New GUI and Remote Control

The GUI (Graphical User Interface) of the receiver has been completely overhauled. Simplified structures, a modern font and new graphics enable faster, intuitive navigation and improved interaction with the user.

4K with HDR and BT.2020

Experience four times the HD resolution with 4K UltraHD in the best possible quality according to the most current BT.2020 standard for UHDTV. The built-in video optimisation scales to 4K resolution at up to 60p and the high dynamic range produces an extremely high-contrast, sharp image.

Dual Band Wi-Fi & Bluetooth Built-In

The built-in Wi-Fi is dual band, supporting both 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz frequency channels, for steady and uninterrupted streaming even of Hi-Res Audio files. Easily stream songs from compatible devices using the built-in Bluetooth wireless technology. This AV receiver features A2DP and Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP). Supported codecs include SBC and AAC.

Manual Type Issue Date Languages
User Manual 21-07-2016 English Download
Description
VSX-1131 Datasheet Download

Currently no Firmware available.