Denon AVR-X540BT - 5.2 Channel AV Receiver
High-quality home theater sound with Bluetooth streaming convenience
Denon's AVR-S540BT delivers engaging surround sound for movies and TV, along with rich, full sound for your favorite music. This wallet-friendly receiver is fully compatible with the latest 4K TVs. Built-in Bluetooth gives you loads of music streaming options and lets you control your system from your phone or tablet.
Power and Processing:
- 5-channel amplifier
- 70 watts per channel into 8 ohms (20-20,000 Hz) at 0.08% THD, with 2 channels driven
- Dolby® and DTS® surround sound decoding
- Automatic speaker setup optimizes your speakers for your room and setup (Special Purpose For Setup Only - Microphone Included)
Digital and Streaming Music Options:
- Built-in Bluetooth for wireless music listening with smartphones, tablets, and compatible computers
- Denon 500 Series Remote App lets you control your system from your compatible mobile device
- Denon's Compressed Audio Restorer improves the sound quality of MP3s and other digital music files
- Plays high-resolution FLAC files from connected USB memory devices (up to 24-bit/96kHz)
- HDMI 2.0b audio/video switching: 5 in, 1 out
- HDCP 2.2 technology ensures compatibility with 4K Ultra HD sources and TVs (HDMI inputs 3, 4, 5, and monitor output only)
- HDR-compatible for extended picture contrast and brightness with compatible 4K TVs and HDR-encoded content
- Supports HDR10, Dolby Vision™, and HLG
- Composite video switching: 2 in, 1 out
- Digital audio inputs: 2 optical and 1 coaxial
- 2 analog stereo audio inputs
- Preamp outputs for two powered subwoofers
- Front-panel USB port for audio playback from USB flash drives
- Outputs for 5 speakers (Front L/R, Center, Surround L/R)
- Full-sized headphone jack
- 4K/60p and 3D video pass-through
- HDMI standby pass-through allows HDMI switching without powering up the receiver
- Intuitive on-screen guide
- AM/FM tuner
- Remote control
- 17-3/16"W x 5-5/16"H x 12-9/16"D
- Weight: 16.8 lbs.
- Denon Warranty: 1 year
Representing the perfect combination of high performance and high value, the Denon AVR-X540BT delivers superb sonic fidelity along with a host of advanced features including full 4K compatibility, HDR (High Dynamic Range), and ARC (Audio Return Channel) for the complete home cinema experience. Thanks to built-in Bluetooth, the AVR-X540BT receives your favorite music wirelessly from any compatible device, and the dedicated Denon 500 Series Bluetooth remote app offers unique control options from your smartphone.
Discrete Amplifier with Eco Mode
Featuring high current discrete power output devices on all channels, the AVR-X540BT delivers high power and is rated at a maximum of 130 watts per channel. The Eco mode adjusts the power amplifier's output according to the volume level to reduce power consumption, with an on-screen Eco meter providing real-time monitoring of the power-saving. For compatibility with the widest range of loudspeakers, the AVR-X540BT is equipped with low impedance drive capability that provides operational stability with 6-ohm speakers.
Advanced HDMI Video Section
Featuring 5 HDMI inputs, including 1 conveniently located on the front panel, the AVR-X540BT's video section features all you need for the full home cinema experience: Full 4K Ultra HD, HDCP 2.2, HDR (High Dymanic Range), BT.2020, Wide Color Gamut, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, as well as 21:9 and 3D video pass-through.
Thanks to built-in Bluetooth, you can easily stream your music from any compatible Bluetooth phone, tablet or computer. Simply select the AVR-X540BT from your device's Bluetooth menu to turn on the receiver and start playing your music. The AVR can remember up to 8 paired Bluetooth devices, so family and friends can listen to their favorite tracks.
Easy To Setup
For ease of setup, the AVR comes with a setup measuring microphone that adjusts critical system parameters for top audio fidelity custom-tailored for your speaker system and listening space. It has color-coded loudspeaker terminals, and comes with color-coded speaker labels that help ensure correct speaker cable hookups the very first time. With our exclusive Setup Assistant along with the Quick Start Guide, you can connect and configure your home cinema system quickly and easily. The Setup Assistant features clear on-screen text that quickly and easily guides you through the setup process, optimizing critical system settings for the best possible sound quality.
Easy To Use
The AVR's front panel features 4 Quick Select function buttons so you can quickly choose from the most popular sources and the system remembers your preferred audio settings for each one. The ergonomic remote control also features dedicated Quick Select buttons. And when you connect the AVR to your Smart TV you have the option of controlling the AVR via the TV's remote control which lets you select an input, adjust the volume and choose the surround sound mode.
Bluetooth Remote App
Download the 500 Series Denon Remote app and control your AVR-X540BT from your Bluetooth device. Functions include On/Off, Volume Up/Down, Mute and Source Selection. The app is available for iOS and Android versions.
Compatible with HEOS Link
Denon's HEOS wireless music streaming system delivers the ultimate in sound quality, ease-of-use and system flexibility. Sold separately, the HEOS Link enables the AVR-X540BT to playback nearly unlimited online music sources, like Internet Radio or popular music streaming services like Spotify, Deezer or TIDAL. Furthermore, once connected to the HEOS Link, the free HEOS app can control certain functions of the AVR most conveniently.
What's in the box:
Denon AVR-S540BT owner's manual
- 5.2ch AV receiver
- Remote control (RC-1216)
- 2 "AAA" batteries
- Sound calibration microphone
- FM wire antenna
- AM loop antenna
- Quick Start Guide
- Warranty Information
- Safety Instructions
- Notes on radio