Pioneer Elite SCLX701 9.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver


Pioneer Elite SCLX701 9.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver

  • Up to 135W per Channel at 8 Ohms
  • Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
  • MCACC Sound Optimization
  • Dolby Atmos and DTS:X Support
  • 4K Ultra HD Upscaling and Pass-Through
  • 8x HDMI-In / 2x HDMI-Out
  • Apple AirPlay Connectivity
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Frequently Bought Together

Pioneer Elite SCLX701+
Price for both:   $2,079.98

Product Description

Pioneer Elite SCLX701 9.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver

Pioneer Elite SCLX701 has Bluetooth and Apple AirPlay built-in for wireless connection to your compatible smart devices. The receiver outputs up to 135W per channel at 8 Ohms and features MCACC sound optimization to tailor the sound to your environment. It supports Dolby Atmos and DTS:X object-based audio formats to create a more 3-dimensional sound space.

In addition to Bluetooth and AirPlay, the Pioneer Elite SCLX701 has eight HDMI inputs and two outputs, and supports 4K, 3D, and ARC. It also has a USB port on the front for the playback of files stored on flash and hard drives. Built-in Wi-Fi will allow you to wirelessly connect to your computer or NAS for playback of your stored files. A GUI on-screen display will help simplify the set-up process.

Class D3 Amplifier (Direct Energy HD Amplifier)

With the Class D3 (Direct Energy High Fidelity class D) amplifier and MOSFET, the Direct Power FET, this receiver is ready to meet many A/V entertainment standards.

High-Power Simultaneous Multi-Channel Drive

Pioneer Elite SCLX701 Class D3 amplifier has the ability to simultaneously drive nine channels at 760 W power output while managing to deliver dynamic content more efficiently.

Quick-Response Sound

The Direct Power FET is directly connected to the printed circuit board without any additional wiring. This simple structure maximizes audio performance with reduced noise and enhanced switching, offering a quick-responding sound suitable for digital content playback.

Designed for High Efficiency

The Class D3 Amplifier has been designed with a simple structure to take a straight and short signal path, resulting in improved sound quality.

Multi-Dimensional Listening with Dolby Atmos

The Pioneer Elite SCLX701 is compatible with 7.2.2-channel/5.2.4-channel configurations of Dolby Atmos. It can reproduce object-oriented compatible movies and music in three-dimensional movement overhead by utilizing Dolby Atmos-enabled and/or in-ceiling speakers.


DTS:X is the audio codec from DTS that leverages object-based audio to enable immersive and interactive audio experiences. Since DTS:X can automatically adapt the audio to the existing channels and speaker system, no specific speaker layout is required.

Google Cast Ready

The Pioneer Elite SCLX701 will feature Google Cast via a future firmware update. It is the same technology behind Chromecast, so you can use your mobile device to cast your favorite music, radio, or podcasts to the SCLX701. You can control the audio from anywhere in the house using Cast-enabled apps running on your smartphone, tablet, computer, or Chromebook.

Ultra HD (4K/60p/4:4:4/24-bit) Upscaling/Pass-Through with HDCP 2.2

With support for HDCP 2.2, you can enjoy premium content such as 4K videos with digital copy protection on a compatible display. What’s more, the SC-LX701 is ready for the HDR (High Dynamic Range) and BT.2020 video standards. Supports up to 4K/60p/4:4:4/24-bit with HDCP 2.2 on HDMI inputs 1-5 and both HDMI outputs (main/sub).

MCACC Pro Auto Room Tuning

MCACC Pro technology analyzes the phase and group delay characteristics to control phase differences between speakers in all ranges and on all channels, from phase differences in the original audio material to the sound emitted from the speakers. The required microphone is included in box.

Advanced Sound Retriever

The Advanced Sound Retriever is designed to restore the output of compressed audio – such as WMA, AAC, and MP3 – to the level of CD sound. The technology creates new signals to restore the minor details left out during the compression process. Advanced Sound Retriever for multi-surround sound is compatible with DVD soundtracks featuring Dolby Digital or DTS.

Additional Information

Weight15 kg

– Channels: 9.2
– Power Output 135 W per channel @ 8 Ohms, 1 kHz, 0.08% THD, – 2-channel driven FTC
– 220 W per channel @ 4 Ohms, 1 kHz, 1% THD, 2-channel driven
– 760 W @ 8 Ohms, 1 kHz, 1% THD, multi-channel simultaneous drive
– Amplifier Type Class D³ (Direct Energy HD)

– Formats Supported Dolby Atmos, Dolby Surround, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS:X, DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS Neural:X
– DSP: 1 x Cirrus Logic Quad Core
– Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC) ESS SABRE32 Ultra DAC (ES9016S)
– File Support Via USB: MP3, WMA, AAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, DSD
– High-Resolution Audio Format Apple Lossless, WAV, FLAC, and AIFF for 192 kHz/24-bit
– 11.2 / 5.6 / 2.8 MHz DSD playback via USB or wired network
– Dolby TrueHD Playback via USB only

– Pass-Through Up to 4K/60p
– Upscaling From 1080p to near-4K 60p
– 3D Support: Yes
– Deep Color / x.v. Color Support Yes / Yes

– ARC (Audio Return Channel): Yes
– Bluetooth Version: 4.1
– Profile: A2DP, AVRCP
– Codec: SBC, AAC
– Wi-Fi: Yes, dual-band 2.4 / 5 GHz
– AirPlay: Yes
– Streaming Capability TuneIn Internet radio

– Google Cast, with a future firmware update
– Tidal, with a future firmware update
– Deezer, with a future firmware update

– 8 x HDMI (1 front)
– 2 x Component video
– 2 x Composite video
– 1 x USB (front)
– 6 x Stereo RCA
– 1 x Stereo RCA phono
– 3 x Optical TOSLINK
– 2 x Digital coaxial

– 2 x HDMI
– 1 x Component video
– 1 x 1/4″ (6.35 mm) headphone (front)
– 2 x Subwoofer pre-outs
– 1 x 11-channel pre-out
– 1 x Zone 2 pre-out
– 1 x Zone 3 pre-out

Other Ports
– 1 x Ethernet
– 1 x Calibration microphone (front) in
– 1 x AM antenna in
– 1 x FM antenna in
– 1 x Ground
– 1 x RS-232C in
– 2 x IR in
– 1 x IR out
– 2 x 12 V trigger out
– 1 x Power cord
– Speaker Connectors 11 x Binding post pairs
– Bi-Amp Capability: Yes
– A/B Speaker Selection: Yes
– AM/FM Presets 40

– Power Requirements: 120 VAC, 60 Hz
– Power Consumption: Active: 310 W
– Standby: 0.15 W
– Dimensions (W x H x D: 17.1 x 7.3 x 17.33″ (435 x 185 x 440.27 mm)
– Weight: 33.1 lb / 15 kg

Speaker Channels


Watts Per Channel

51 to 150w

Receivers - Features

Dolby Atmos, AirPlay, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth

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