5.1-Channel Network A/V Receiver
Amplify Happiness with Tomorrow’s Entertainment Today
Built on a high-current amp system that effortlessly drives four-ohm speakers, the TX-NR474 has muscle to boost enjoyment of sound, whether it’s music, a movie soundtrack, or the Sunday football. Experience the magic of Dolby Atmos®* and DTS:X™ enhancing 4K movies encoded with HDR10 or Dolby Vision™ via compatible Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc™ players thanks to the receiver’s 4K HDR pass-through function. You can share any A/V receiver source to optional wireless speakers over FireConnect™* powered by Blackfire, while dual-band Wi-Fi® provides stability for Chromecast built-in*, DTS Play-Fi™*, AirPlay, and streaming services such as Spotify®. With a slick GUI and Onkyo Controller app, operation is simple. So sit back, relax, and let the sound of happiness wash over you.
Unlock Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X™ Playback
Object-based mixing lets sounds play through any speaker independently. Effects move above and around you as in real life. Enjoy movies and games with 3.1.2-channel Dolby Atmos* sound, and DTS:X through any speaker layout, and discover a new sonic dimension.
Surround Enhancer* Mode
Based on technology developed by Dolby Laboratories, Inc., Surround Enhancer Mode augments the object-based soundfield with virtual channels that emulate a 5.1.2-channel Dolby Atmos experience as delivered by a comparable 7.1-channel receiver. With Surround Enhancer Mode, you can enjoy a 5.1.2-channel 3D soundfield easily without need of rear speakers.
Music Made Easy with Chromecast built-in*
Stream any music from your smartphone, laptop, or PC to the TX-NR474 with ease. Control playback from Chromecast-enabled apps you know and love from your iPhone, iPad, Android™ phone or tablet, Mac® or Windows® laptop, or Chromebook.
Stream Anything with DTS Play-Fi®
DTS Play-Fi* is a wireless protocol that works with any app and smart device. Flick whatever’s playing to your home cinema, even different sources to different speakers at the same time.
Dual-band Wi-Fi®, AirPlay, and Spotify® Connect
A selectable 5 GHz Wi-Fi® channel assures stable streaming connectivity in areas with traffic congestion on the 2.4 GHz band. Enjoy smooth streaming over AirPlay, the Spotify Connect app, and other network audio services.
Internet Radio and Streaming Services
TIDAL, Deezer, and TuneIn are baked into the GUI, making it easy to select from a massive range of music and radio programs using Onkyo Controller.
FireConnect™ Wireless Multi-room Audio
FireConnect™ mirrors network audio and external analog sources connected to master component—from streaming services to vinyl records—on FireConnect™-compatible speakers in other rooms. Music selection, speaker grouping, and playback management across the home are built into Onkyo Controller app for iOS and Android™.
Note: FireConnect™ is enabled with a firmware update. Sharing audio from external inputs depends on the model and is enabled with a future firmware update. Sampling rates of 44.1 kHz and 48 kHz are supported. FireConnect™ is a technology based on Blackfire provided by Blackfire Research Corp., USA.
Onkyo Controller Supports Next Generation Network Audio
Onkyo Controller collects streaming services and network-attached audio into an intuitive smartphone app. Control playback, explore services, and distribute audio all over the home via FireConnect™ from one easy interface. Alternatively, you can use familiar music apps now supported within this next-generation network ecosystem.
Powerful Amplification for Dynamic Sound
High current power is proven by the TX-NR474’s ability to drive four-ohm speaker loads, which will severely test the strongest amp. Heaps of muscle means superior control for outstanding clarity and transient response, restoring energy to music and the surround-sound experience.
Supports 4K HDR and BT.2020 Standard
Connect four players to the receiver’s HDMI inputs. The inputs support passthrough of 4K/60 Hz video, High Dynamic Range in HDR10 or Dolby Vision™* formats, as well as the BT.2020 Ultra HD video standard. Enjoy the latest 4K movies untouched from source to screen.
Graphical Interface with Easy Setup
With your speakers and media players connected, plug in the AccuEQ mic and let the intuitive GUI guide you through initial setup, from speaker calibration to network connection. The interface eliminates frustration and makes everyday control simple and enjoyable.
* Requires a future firmware update.
*1 Requires future firmware update. *2 For iOS and Android™ devices. Check App Store or Google Play™ for OS and device requirements. *3 Available in Australia and New Zealand. *4 Availability of services may vary with region. Please confirm before purchase. Subscription may also be required.
* Requires firmware update.