As technology in the home entertainment space continues to progress
quickly, Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. ensures its products meet the
demands of these rapid changes, and today introduced three Pioneer®
branded home theater receivers designed to support the most
up-to-date high quality audio and video formats. The VSX-824 5.2-channel
and VSX-1024 and VSX-1124 7.2-channel receivers offer the latest
connectivity and performance features to make any home theater listening
and viewing experience truly exceptional, including the recently
announced HDMI 2.0 specification for the highest video signal transfer,
Roku Ready® certification, ESS SABRE® Premier
Audio DAC™, multi-channel high resolution playback, and
Pioneer's proprietary iControlAV5 App.
Pioneer Electronics VSX-1124 AV Receiver (Photo: Business Wire)
"We're incorporating the latest technologies into our products, like
HDMI 2.0, so consumers are always prepared for the next big buzz in home
video entertainment," said Chris Walker, director of AV product planning
and marketing for the Home Electronics Division of Pioneer Electronics
(USA) Inc. "The new HDMI format is a new spec that passes high frame
rate, high resolution video playable on 4K televisions, and we're ready
for it with these new receivers."
The new Pioneer receivers will be available at the end of March with
suggested prices of $399 (VSX-824), $499 (VSX-1024) and $599 (VSX-1124).
Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc. is headquartered in Long Beach, Calif.,
and its U.S. Web address is www.pioneerelectronics.com.
Its parent company, Pioneer Corporation, is a preeminent manufacturer of
high-performance audio, video and computer equipment for the home, car
and business markets.
14K60p 4:4:4 color support requires a future firmware update
(Summer 2014) and is available only with a 4K60p 4:4:4 color compatible
source and display.
PIONEER, the PIONEER logo, and MCACC are registered trademarks of
Pioneer Corporation.MHL, the MHL Logo, and Mobile
High-Definition Link are trademarks or registered trademarks of MHL LLC
in the United States and other countries.HDMI, the HDMI
logo and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or
registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.Roku and Roku
Ready are registered trademarks and Roku TV is a trademark of Roku, Inc.
in the U.S. and in other countries.ANDROID and Google Play
are trademarks of Google Inc.SABRE is a registered
trademark of ESS Technology, Inc.Control4 is a registered
trademark of Control4 Corporation.Crestron is a registered
trademark of Crestron Electronics, Inc.Connect is a
trademark of Spotify AB.HTC, the HTC logo, and HTC Connect
are trademarks of HTC Corporation.
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