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Integra 9.2 Network THX Rcvr HDBaseT Output, Chromecast Works with Sonos

Product Code: IS-DRX-4.2B

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Integra DRX-4.2B 9.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver


Take the plunge into a head-to-toe immersive world like nothing you've seen, heard, or felt before. The DRX-4.2 boasts high-grade componentry, state-of-the-art connectivity, and the Integra stamp of quality. THX certification merely confirms the superb value being offered.

Integra Power

The DRX-4.2 combines accurate, noise-free signal processing with high-current power for dynamic speaker control. The result is pure, rich and authentic sound. Integra's dynamic audio amplification continuously delivers 100 Watts per channel (8 Ohms, 20 Hz-20 kHz, 0.08% THD, 2 Channels Driven) with 35 amps of high instantaneous current capability.

THX® Certified Select™

The DRX-4.2 is Certified Select by THX. THX spends 40-60 hours testing over 2000 data points ensuring that the DRX-4.2 is capable of meeting rigorous audio and video performance standards for reference level, distortion free playback and includes THX Loudness Plus technology to bring out intricate details at lower listening levels.

Smooth Analog Signal

Vector Linear Shaping Circuitry (VLSC) removes pulse noise generated in D/A conversion and allows the sound wave to be reproduced with extremely high fidelity for a smooth analog signal. This is applied to the front left and right channels, which are also bi-ampable.

Powered Zones 2 & 3 with Zone 2/3 Pre-/Line Outs

The DRX-4.2 features Powered Zones 2 and 3 with Zone 2/3 Pre-/Line Output speaker selections to bring audio to speakers connected to the receiver into a second room or third room. Zone 2/3 Pre/Line Out, for HDMI Inputs 1 through 3, can be used with an outboard amp. Also featured are a Zone 2 DAC (supporting all HDMI inputs), Coax and Optical Inputs (2-CH PCM), Network (including Pandora and Spotify), and USB audio sources. There are maximum power and power on volume settings for the Main Zone, as well as bass/treble and balance controls to further customize your listening experience and help get the best performance out of your speakers.

HDBaseT Port for Multimedia Distribution

HDBaseT transmitts audio and video signals clearly up to 328 feet utilizing cat5e/cat6 cable to any certified third party HDBaseT receiver or device that has its own power supply. This makes long distance runs to projectors or a second zone easy and reliable.

Object-Based Sound Up to 7.2.4 Channels
Supports Dolby Atmos and DTS:X for an immersive three-dimensional sound-space through 7.2.2 or 5.2.4 channels. Connect an outboard power amp via 11.2-multichannel pre-outs and enjoy seamless top-to-bottom, side-to-side, and front-back coverage with four in-ceiling speakers and seven floor-standers. Individual sounds aren't tied to channels and move naturally around your audience.

Additionally, the Dolby surround up-mixer processes content not mixed for Dolby Atmos to fill the flexible speaker layouts of a Dolby Atmos system.

UltraHD / HDR Connectivity
The DRX-4.2's HDMI specifications and HDCP 2.2 compatibility support the latest formats being released by Hollywood. The latest HDMI specs offer a significant increase in bandwidth (up to 18Gbps) to for full UltraHD support of features such as 4:4:4 color space and 4K@50/60 (2160p), which is 4 times the clarity of 1080p/60 video resolution. The DRX-4.2 enables transmission of Dolby Vision, High Dynamic Range (HDR) formats, with BT.2020 support, and provides enhanced picture quality by simultaneously enabling greater detail for both the dark and bright parts of an image.

Further, front HDMI is available for easy connection of a video camera or game console, while a rear Sub/Zone 2 Output is ideal for connecting a projector.

Works with Sonos

Once the receiver is connected to Sonos Connect, any music or source can be sent from the Sonos app to the receiver. The receiver can be grouped to other Sonos devices on the network or it can be used independently.

Chromecast built-in with the Google Assistant
Chromecast built-in makes it super easy to stream music from your smartphone, tablet, Mac® or Windows® laptop, or Chromebook™ to the Integra DRX-4.2. Control playback, create party modes and connect with other Chromecast bulit-in devices by simply using your voice via Google Home or the Google Home App to share and control content throughout the home with ease.

Furthermore, devices with the Google Assistant built-in, can control music on the DRX-4.2 by voice as well.

Stream It Easy
The DRX-4.2 has Chromecast built-in for Audio and Airplay technologies built in. Stream virtually any audio from a smartphone, tablet or PC to your home theater for powerful sound.

With Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, Deezer and TuneIn built-in, you can select a station and search for music available on these services via the Integra Control Pro & Integra Music Control app (for Amazon Music) on your phone. The free apps puts a range of streaming options at your fingertips, from universal hi-res audio via network-attached devices to internet streaming services to music on your smartphone and tablet.

App Control

The Integra Control Pro app for iPod touch®/iPhone,® Android, and Kindle devices is a convenient way to control your home entertainment from anywhere within wireless range. The app has a clear graphical interface to control playback, adjust settings and handle content across multiple zones. The app serves hi-res, lossless, and compressed audio files (including 192 kHz/24-bit FLAC, DSD, Apple Lossless, Dolby® TrueHD and more) to the DRX-4.2 from your mobile devices, and gives it stunning sound.

384 kHz/32-bit Hi-Grade DAC

No matter what you're listening to, it will sound powerfully full, clean and clear. A premium-quality AK4458 digital-to-analog converter from Asahi Kasei implements unique low-distortion filtering technologies for clear sound, and unlocks the full potential of any audio format, including compressed, lossless, and hi-res audio (MP3, WMA, FLAC, WAV, AAC, Apple Lossless, AIFF, DSD 11.2 MHz, and Dolby TrueHD).

AccuEQ Advance
AccuEQ Advance conducts two measurements- one to set the level, the other to set the distance and crossover for ALL speakers, including the subwoofer. In the second round of measurements, your room’s sonic characteristics are evaluated. Using this information, AccuEQ is able to prevent standing waves from forming by adjusting frequency response. The technology also detects and compensates for background noise, such as the hum from an HVAC, to ensure accurate equalization.

Choose to include or bypass EQ measurement for front left and right speakers, and choose to automatically or manually set the EQ. Further, you can save your own manual EQ settings into three available presets.

AccuReflex technology aligns the phase of upfiring "height" speakers with the sound coming directly from your
other speakers. Any delay is resolved so that everything arrives at your ears at the same time. The result is cohesive
reproduction of object-based soundtracks.

Perfect for Custom Installation

Integra products are designed and engineered to meet the demands of custom audio/video systems installers. Besides Recall with Lock / Unlock and PC Software Support, the DRX-4.2 includes system integration connectivity such as RS232 and IP control with support for 2-way communication with 3rd party home automation systems. A pair of infrared (IR) inputs and an IR output make for a clean, reliable installation and allow pass-through of IR signals to control other devices connected to the DRX-4.2, such as a TV or Blu-ray player. Three fully programmable 12 volt triggers can be used to raise/lower a projection screen, power on/off an external amplifier and open/close the drapes all with the touch of a button. Optional rack mount kits for all full size models provide a clean, finished look when installed in racks and cabinets, especially with the unit's aluminum faceplate. Integra works closely with control systems partners such as Savant, Crestron, URC, RTI, and Ihiji and supports Control4 Simple Device Discovery Protocol (SDDP) and AMX Device Discovery for simplified system integration.


Advanced Features

  • THX® Certified Select™ for Theater Reference Sound
  • Enhanced HDBaseT™ LAN Connection Supporting HDCP 2.2-compliant 4 K / 60 Hz Video Transmission and POC (Power Over Cable) in Combination with Optional HDB-RX1 HDBaseT Receiver, IR and RS-232C Control
  • Supports Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X™ Formats Up to 5.2.4 or 7.2.2 Channels (7.2.4-ch with external amp)
  • 7 HDMI Inputs (1 Front*1) / Main Out, and Zone2 Out*2 Supporting 4 K / 60 Hz, Dolby Vision™, HDR10, and BT.2020 Pass-through with HDCP 2.2
  • AccuEQ Advance Room-Acoustic Calibration with Standing Wave Correction
  • AccuReflex™ Phase Alignment Technology for Dolby Atmos-enabled Speakers
  • Works with Sonos enabling integration into the Sonos Home Sound System via the Sonos app (requires a free firmware update and Sonos Connect)
  • Chromecast built-in Wireless Audio Streaming Platform that Works with the Google Assistant
  • Supports Music Streaming from DTS Play-Fi®-enabled Applications
  • AirPlay Audio Streaming from iTunes and iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch
  • Amazon Music, Spotify®, TIDAL, TuneIn, and Deezer On-demand Services*3
  • FlareConnect™ Multi-room Network and Analog*4 Wireless Audio Distribution to Compatible Components and Speakers
  • Integra Control Pro App for iOS and Android™ Devices*5 Enables Easy Initial Setup, Multi-room Management, and System Control
  • Hi-Res Audio Playback Including DSD 5.6 MHz / 2.8 MHz*6, 192 kHz / 24-bit FLAC*7, WAV (RIFF)*7, AIFF, ALAC*7, and Dolby TrueHD*8 via Network and USB Input
  • Hand-selected Audio-tuned Parts
  • Thick, Low-Impedance Copper Bus Bars for Perfect Ground Potential
  • Low-Impedance Amplification System for Dynamic and Powerful Performance
  • Discrete Output Stage Circuitry, Massive Transformer, and Custom-made Capacitors
  • Non-Phase-Shift Amp Design for Realistic Sound Imaging
  • Hi-Grade AKM AK4458 384 kHz / 32-bit DAC
  • VLSC™ (Vector Linear Shaping Circuitry) High-frequency Noise Filtering (Front L / R Channels)
  • PLL (Phase Locked Loop) Jitter-cleaning Circuitry for S/PDIF Audio
  • Advanced Music Optimizer Compressed Audio Enhancement Mode
  • 480i to 480p Video De-interlacing via HDMI
  • Graphical User Interface Over HDMI
  • A/V Sync Control (Up to 500 ms in 5 ms Steps at 48 kHz)
  • Crossover Adjustment (40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100 / 110 / 120 / 130 / 150 / 180 / 200 Hz)
  • Zone 2 & 3 Powered Speaker Outputs and Zone 2 & 3 Pre- / Line Output
  • Front-channel Bi-amping Capability in 5.1-Channel Configuration
  • 2 Subwoofer Pre Outs
Other Features
  • 175 W/Ch at 6 Ω, 1 kHz 1 %, 1 Ch Driven, IEC 185 W/Ch at 6 Ω, 1 kHz 10 %, 1 Ch Driven, JEITA
  • 3 Digital Audio Inputs (2 Optical and 1 Coaxial)
  • 7 Gold-plated Assignable Analog Audio Inputs (1 Front, RCA)
  • Phono Input (MM) for Turntable Connection
  • USB Input (5 A / 1 V) for Audio Playback
  • Gold-plated 11.2-Multichannel Pre Outs
  • 3 Gold-plated Composite Video Inputs (1 Front)
  • 2 Gold-plated Component Video Inputs
  • Gold-plated Quarter-inch Headphone Jack
  • Banana Plug-Compatible Speaker Posts
  • Aluminum Front Panel, Volume Control, and Anti-Resonant Metal Chassis
  • Independent Bass, Treble, and Balance Controls
  • 3-Mode Display Dimmer (Normal / Dim / Dimmer)
  • 40 FM / AM and Internet Radio Random Presets
  • Preset Station Naming (Up to 10 Characters)
  • Sleep Timer, HDMI Passthrough, and Network Standby
  • Full-Function RI Remote Control
Custom Integration Features
  • Bi-directional Ethernet with IP Control for Home Automation
  • RS232 Port for Control
  • Zone 2 & 3 Pre- / Line Out for Distributed Audio Playback in Another Room
  • Zone 2 DAC for S/PDIF, NET, and Analog Sources (Zone 3 Only USB / Network & Analog)
  • Independent Zone 2 Bass / Treble / Balance Control
  • Dealer Settings Memory Store and Recall
  • 2 IR Inputs and 1 Output
  • 12 V Trigger Outs (A: 100 mA, B: 25 mA, C: 25 mA, Adjustable Delay)
  • Optional Rack-Mount Kit Available (IRK-155-3C or IRK-155-3D)
*1 Front HDMI Input does not support 4 K / 60 Hz / RGB / 4:4:4 / 4:2. *2 HDMI Sub Out does not support ARC or CEC. *3 Availability of services may vary with region. Please confirm before purchase. Subscription may also be required. *4 Sampling rates of 44.1 kHz and 48 kHz are supported. *5 For iOS and Android™ devices. Please check App Store or Google Play™ for device and OS requirements. *6 Converted to PCM, Playback not guaranteed via wireless LAN. *7 Playback not guaranteed via wireless LAN. Supported sampling rate via wireless LAN depends on network environment. *8 Playback not guaranteed via wireless LAN.

Specifications

  • Amplifier Section
    • Power Output
      • Front L / R : 175 W/Ch at 6 Ω, 1 kHz 1 %, 1 Ch Driven, IEC 185 W/Ch at 6 Ω, 1 kHz 10 %, 1 Ch Driven, JEITA
  • Dynamic Power :
    • 250 W (3 Ω, Front)
    • 220 W (4 Ω, Front)
    • 130 W (8 Ω, Front)
  • Input Sensitivity and Impedance :
    • 200 mV / 47 kΩ (Line / Unbalance)
    • 3.5 mV / 47 kΩ (Phono MM)
  • Rated RCA Output Level and Impedance :
    • 1 V / 200 mV / 470 Ω (Zone Pre / Line Out)
    • 1 V / 470 Ω (Subwoofer Pre Out)
  • Phono Overload : 70 mV (MM 1 kHz, 1 %)
  • Frequency Response : 5 Hz–100 kHz / +1 dB, -3 dB
  • Tone Control
    • Main : ±10 dB, 20 Hz (Bass) , ±10 dB, 20 kHz (Treble)
    • Zone 2 : ±10 dB, 100 Hz (Bass) , ±10 dB, 10 kHz (Treble)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio :
    • 106 dB (IHF-A, LINE)
    • 80 dB (IHF-A, PHONO)
  • Speaker Impedance : 4 Ω–16 Ω
  • Headphone Output Impedance : 330 Ω
  • Headphone Rated Output : 85 mV (32 Ω 1 kHz 10 %THD)
Tuner Section
  • Tuning Frequency Range : FM 87.5 MHz–108.0 MHz
  • AM 522 / 530 kHz–1,611 / 1,710 kHz
  • FM / AM Preset Memory : 40 stations
General
  • Power Supply : AC 220–240 V, 50 / 60 Hz
  • Power Consumption : 760 W
  • Stand-by Power Consumption : 0.15 W
  • Dimensions (W x H x D) : 435 x 174 x 376.5 mm
  • Weight : 11.2 kg
Carton
  • Dimensions (W x H x D) : 570 x 298 x 469 mm
  • Weight : 14.0 kg

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