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Denon AVR-S540BT

5.2-channel home theatre receiver with Bluetooth®

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Item # 033AVS540B

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About the Denon AVR-S540BT

High-quality home theater sound with Bluetooth streaming convenience

Denon's AVR-S540BT delivers engaging 5.1-channel 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.

Product highlights:

    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 (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 sound quality of MP3s and other digital music files
    • plays high-resolution FLAC files from connected USB memory devices (up to 24-bit/96kHz)
    Connections:
    • 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
    • no phono input — to connect a turntable you'll need to add a phono preamp
    • 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
    General Features:
    • 4K/60p and 3D video pass-through
    • HDMI standby pass-through allows HDMI switching without powering up 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.
    • warranty: 2 years
    • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
    • MFR # AVR-S540BT

    What's in the box:

    • 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

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    Crutchfield customer from Jordan, NY on 8/18/2019

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    Love the item for the price. Still trying to get the Apple TV remote to control the tv, receiver and Apple TV but not the fault of the receiver. I'm happy!

    Pros: Excellent product for the price.

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    Crutchfield customer from Midlothian, VA on 8/11/2019

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    Beautiful piece of equipment

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    Unbeatable entry level HTR

    Crutchfield customer from Clifton Park, NY on 7/31/2019

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    This is a very good entry level home theater receiver. It has decent power, good features, and 4k HDMI (why I bought it). Kids like to use the Bluetooth connection for music. I even connected my phonograph! All the functionality I needed for our living room 4K TV. The price was unbeatable as well. Hope it last as long as my still working 20 year old Denon receiver I am replacing it with. Note... this new receiver weighs less than half of my old one...

    Pros: 4K HDMI, BlueTooth

    Cons: Push clip speaker connections are terrible!

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    Crutchfield customer from Fargo, ND on 7/8/2019

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    awesome

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    Crutchfield customer from Palatka, FL on 6/27/2019

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    This is what I need for a simple 5.1 surround system. The receiver have all the power that is needed. It sound good and music can be streamed from my phone. It is easy to set up. I would recommend this receiver.

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    Best available

    Crutchfield customer from Albuquerque, NM on 6/23/2019

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    Amazing unit and even better price!!! Best unit for the $$ extremely satisfied.

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    Crutchfield customer from San Jose, CA on 6/10/2019

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    Love this receiver. It replaced my on Denon that should have been replaced a long time ago. I can now listen to FM with no static. The only issue is the setup is a little complicated. For setup should have TV and speakers in same room, however, I don't have that as my TV is in the bedroom and speakers in living room. Took it to friends house and he set it up and then brought it home and connected everything and wow got great sound coming from my Klipsch speakers. Thanks Crutchfield for recommending this receiver.

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    Great deck

    Crutchfield customer from Windsor, CO on 6/8/2019

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    Awesome

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    Crutchfield customer from Levittown, NY on 5/27/2019

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    Excellent product, easy to shop online, prompt free delivery, Perfect.

    Pros: fast & secure

    Cons: none

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    Perfect for my needs

    Crutchfield customer from Fallbrook, CA on 5/26/2019

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    Very easy to set up, sounds awesome and honestly, the picture on the TV is much improved over the receiver that I replaced. So glad I got this one!

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    Crutchfield customer from Blackshear, GA on 5/10/2019

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    works great, easy install

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    Excellent value!

    David from Temescal Valley, CA on 5/1/2019

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    Excellent value! I ordered this AV receiver to replace a perfectly functional, but outdated Pioneer. For me, one of the key selling points was the numerous HDMI ports which would allow me to connect this to a newer TV. This did the trick for sure. I found it super easy to set up, and the tool that Denon includes to help get the EQ set up for my room was awesome. This unit sounds amazing with my older JBL speakers and a powered sub. My new Center Channel speaker will be arriving soon too so I'm excited to see what that does. Overall, this is an excellent receiver for the price paid!

    Pros: Easy to use Lots of HDMI ports Easy to set up Sounds awesome

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    Great Receiver

    Crutchfield customer from Irondale, AL on 4/16/2019

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    Is a great update from my previous receiver. Needed/wanted 4K scaling and Bluetooth (was behind the times). Sound is great and setup was painless.

    Pros: Value Easy setup Audio calibration included Quality

    Cons: None

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    Hayward R from Cincinnati, OH on 4/16/2019

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    So far this receiver has worked very well. Easy to set up and good value for the price.

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    Crutchfield customer from Chickasha, OK on 4/6/2019

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    For the money this unit is good but it could use a little more power. I know, I know, I could have bought a more powerful one but I didn't want to spend the extra money. It had the features that I needed and the name stands on it's own. I tried the microphone system to set up the 5.1 surround but it left one rear speaker much louder than the rest so I set up myself. All in all I say this unit is well worth the money if you want an entry level sound system.

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    Rene from Vancouver, WA on 3/13/2019

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    Very easy to set up. Product has performed excellently. Service from Crutchfield was outstanding. Product shipped promptly.

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    Cons: Need to determine how best to connect old VCR to product.

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    Good Receiver

    Crutchfield customer from Mount Arlington, NJ on 1/20/2019

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    Great little receiver. Everything seems to be working good after 2 weeks of having it hooked up with my Kef speakers. Not as powerful as I hoped but still plenty loud if I crank the volume past half way.

    Pros: Easy to hook up and straight forward.

    Cons: Perhaps a lack of power but not too much. Though I might be spoiled and asking for too much.

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    Good Value For The Money

    Gary from Greensboro, NC on 1/12/2019

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    A good all around AV receiver for the money.

    Pros: Easy setup

    Cons: No printed manual comes with it

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    Brad from Smolan, KS on 1/9/2019

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    It's an awesome receiver. Great quality.

    Pros: Clean and easy bto hook up.

    Cons: It doesn't link up like my onkio did. I have to have two remotes for operation unlike before when TV, DVD and receiver would all run off one remote.

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    Awesome Receiver!

    Tick from Genoa, IL on 1/4/2019

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    Awesome receiver!

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    Crutchfield customer from Cincinnati, OH on 12/24/2018

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    Huge bang for the buck. Thrilled

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    Crutchfield customer from Destin, FL on 12/21/2018

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    Works Great! Replaced a Yamaha unit that went out after about 8 years of constant use. I hope this one last as long

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    Jeffrey A from Charleston, SC on 12/19/2018

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    Although this can accommodate 5.2 audio I bought this receiver for a stereo system in my bedroom. I also bought a pair of Polk Audio Signature S15 speakers and it's a match made in Heaven. Denon and Polk are two names that have earned their place in the AV industry. It works great with my smartphone's music library.

    Pros: Good price, great name, nice features

    Cons: It's not much of a minus, but I'd prefer screw terminals/banana jacks for speakers instead of the spring catch type.

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    Mark from Cheektowaga, NY on 12/18/2018

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    Very nice receiver and plenty of inputs for various equipment

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    has major glitch

    Steve from Catonsville, MD on 12/14/2018

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    This was easy to set up. I chose it over a Sony because the front panel looked easier to use, but likes to send the sound to the TV speakers (not the speakers attached to the AVR). There is no situation where I want this to happen. It turns out that the way to correct it is to 1)get the TV ready, 2) Chose the input source on the AVR, and 3) turn the AVR off and back on. I haven't had the time to call the company yet and I don't feel like returning it. At least I don't have to whack it on the side. Come to think of it, I haven't tried whacking on the side yet.

    Pros: Easy to set up

    Cons: Doesn't work properly

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    Great features and price

    Peter from Maggie Valley, NC on 12/12/2018

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    It has some of the best features for the price. It works well with my new 4K TV and the setup was really easy with the on screen instructions. It works well with our new TV, blu ray player, and my old analog CD player.

    Pros: Price and feature

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    Crutchfield customer from Pueblo West, CO on 12/9/2018

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    Great kind, simple and easy setup of unit.

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    Crutchfield customer from Greenwood, IN on 12/6/2018

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    This receiver is hands down a great dedvice. I had a Denon tape deck years ago ... this "box" showed the same quality..!!! Amazing!!! My wife is impressed with the ease of using her phone for musc as well as the USB port..

    Pros: Ease of operation and Denon qauality...!!

    Cons: have not found any!! Except no manual, but printed off 50 pages .. to get a start.

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    Crutchfield customer from Panorama City, CA on 12/4/2018

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    I give a 4 star rating because volume is low for movies but playing music is louder, it's working good so far also price is great.

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    Cons: Volume low for movies

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    Crutchfield customer from Moro, IL on 12/2/2018

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    Excellent receiver for surround sound for our main tv. Easy setup. Might even buy another for our enclosed porch/back deck system!

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    Anthony from Stafford, VA on 11/25/2018

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    Needed a replacement receiver that would be compatible with my wireless LG wide screen TV and home theater system setup. Set everything up with no problems at all. The receiver has lots of power and sounds great.

    Pros: Powerful receiver

    Cons: None

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    Crutchfield customer from Santa Cruz, CA on 11/22/2018

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    Easy setup, Sounds great.

    Pros: Easy setup

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    Crutchfield customer from salesville oh on 10/29/2018

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    good product and as always great service

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    Easy to operate

    Lee from Colorado Springs on 10/29/2018

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    Great value for the money. Easy to hook up.

    Pros: Great value for the money. Nice looks and easy to operate.

    Cons: No owners manual included with the unit

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    Crutchfield customer from Battleground, WA on 10/19/2018

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    Great small powered receiver. Perfect for my living room. Easy to set up. Great price for the features and extras I needed.

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    Crutchfield customer from Daniels, WV on 10/15/2018

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    Im a newbie to the home theater world i was looking for someyhing that would be 1. Easy to hook up. 2. Compatible with dvd player 3. Use me existing box home theater speakers 4. Ability to expand on This is a great unit. It hits all of the requests I was wanting. Glad I did a little research before pulling the trigger on a unit.

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    Terrific FM & AUDIO

    Dave from Holden, MA on 10/3/2018

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    Fm section better than i hoped for, clear low distortion audi with all inputs.. Setting Fm stations more complicated than need be. Bluetooth has 30 foot range. If you have never done Hdmi , ARC &CEC its is not easy, but worth it.

    Pros: Lots of connection options and low distortion,clear sound

    Cons: Initial setup needs the 140 page manual open

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    Crutchfield customer from De Pere, WI on 10/1/2018

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    Very Happy with my new Denon Avr-s540BT. Just a minor glitch, notch enough install instructions when setting up home speakers.

    Pros: So far outstanding

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    Poor initial setup

    Aubrey from Littleton, CO on 9/24/2018

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    The review from John about 'no instruction manual' is correct. And frustrating as well. I bought this receiver to use outside for outdoor speakers and an occasional projector. My first install was just to run the speakers to listen to music from my phone. That stopped the install process all together. It is not a plug in, turn on and go. You HAVE to connect it to a video source first and go through the setup screens. Most of which were irrelevant to my install and use. Another thing with this receiver is that it says you can control it via the app. I downloaded the Android app and it couldn't find the receiver on my 'network'. I'm not sure what to do to fix that, but it's not important enough to me at the moment to spend the extra time on it. Just saying it wasn't as easy and intuitive as you might think / hope. My third issue is the volume via Bluetooth. I haven't connected the FM antenna to see if there's a difference. I'm only connected with my phone and playing Pandora. But I have to crank up the volume into the 60s to get a little sound. I'm not sure how high the number goes (only assume 100), but I wouldn't think I'd need to pump that much power to these little outdoor speakers just to hear it. That's pretty much as far as I've gotten so far. It would be really really helpful if you could move through the on-screen setup via the front panel just to do anything at all.

    Pros: Price Simplicity of front panel and back connections

    Cons: Needs video connection for initial setup Phone app connectivity difficulty Low volume output on Bluetooth / Pandora

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    Packed with features for a low price

    Pablo from Carolina, PR on 8/30/2018

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    I'm very happy with the performance of this receiver! I got it for a steal and it goes beyond my expectations! I'm currently using it with some Sony speakers salvaged from a dead home theater, and the sound I get out of it is amazing. Of course I plan to upgrade those speakers in a near future, but with the different sound profiles it provides, this receiver went the extra mile! Very easy to setup too! I installed it with both HDMI and optical cables and works beautifully! Of course if you want more features or power go for the more expensive ones. This is my first Denon product and I'm very satisfied. For starters, I absolutely recommend this receiver!

    Pros: Asequible price. Lots of features. Very powerful. Looks.

    Cons: None so far.

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    Crutchfield customer from Fort Covington, NY on 8/29/2018

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    So far so good! Initial testing went awesome missing some separate controls but haven't hooked it into the TV yet.

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    David from Greybull, WY on 8/23/2018

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    hard to follow setup and optical input did not work

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    Once we saw this review, our Tech Support team reached out to David to help him further. We'll either help him get the receiver working the way it should, or help him return it for an exchange or refund.

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    Excellent Value in AV Reciever

    Crutchfield customer from Middletown, CT on 8/20/2018

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    This receiver is a base model with exceptional value. The sound is crisp and dynamic and loud enough for a small to medium room. As a basic AV receiver, it handles 5.1 speakers and multiple HDMI input connections. The manual could use a little work but most of the operations are pretty self explanatory.

    Pros: Great value, excellent sound, decent usability.

    Cons: Could use a bit more power for larger rooms. Obviously if you want more speakers you will need a higher end unit.

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    Crutchfield customer from San Diego, CA on 8/18/2018

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    I actually wanted a Denon high end home theater receiver,but I will settle for this one for now, until I decide to upgrade to a Denon high grade model. I am loyal to Denon products and Cruchfied has given me that opportunity to purchase these items from them.

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    add use to your old stereo speakers

    Dr. Dennis from Saint Louis, MO on 8/14/2018

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    great receiver for the extra power for my floor speakers for TV and music. Now can I use my great speakers as part of my TV sound system.

    Pros: plenty of power

    Cons: need to replace the old clamp jacks & use banana plugs. Really this is important

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    No instruction manual? How odd is that?

    John from Whittier, CA on 8/1/2018

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    PRO's Sounds great, looks great. Almost fantastic on screen step by step set up guide* *Con's Setup struggles. No instruction manual provided by Denon. Customer Support had to email me a pdf version. There is a quick start guide however it contains misleading information. The Quickstart Guide shows what they provide in the box and what you need to get started. However, once you get to step 4 of the onscreen setup guide it asks "How do you want to set up the TV to Receiver Audio "Optical cable" or "Digital cable"? (What? - that was not listed as something I need to get started?) No "Skip" option so it was obviously important. So I had to shut down the installation process and go a buy an optional cable to complete the installation.

    Pros: On-screen step by step installation instructions.

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    Great receiver a small price

    DANIEL COLON from San Juan, PR on 8/1/2018

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    Tremendous receiver at a great price. The application works perfect with the receiver.

    Pros: Easy to program, nice receiver.

    Cons: Nothing

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    Great entry level powerful sound

    Toim from Gilbert, AZ on 7/29/2018

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    I wanted simple but it had to do the job. This one did it for me in my appartment. So easy to set up.

    Pros: Cost

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    Crutchfield customer from Pierre, SD on 7/21/2018

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    East set up from speakers to blue tooth. Using with older existing speakers, sounds great.

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    Nice Receiver

    George from Clanton, AL on 7/18/2018

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    Set up was very easy. I was looking for a basic receiver to replace another Onkyo that failed me. I'll see how the Denon does long term. So far so good.

    Pros: Easy setup, great sound.

    Cons: None

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    Crutchfield customer from Midland, MI on 7/18/2018

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    Great Sound and Easy Setup.....love that it detects the best sound functions for the source you are playing. Also love that it has Bluetooth! A great price for great gear!

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    Awesome receiver and service !!!

    scott from Virginia Beach, VA on 7/17/2018

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    Just received this Denon surround sound receiver.Took about 2 hours to install because it is in a shelf on my tv credenza . Plug it into your tv and watch the step by step install screens. Comes with the speaker setup microphone, makes adjustments easy. Had one question and called Crutchfield tech and less than 5 minutes had it up and running. Love Crutchfield and this receiver both 5 stars !!

    Pros: Nice product at the best price I could find.

    Cons: None

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    Crutchfield customer from Sanger, TX on 7/16/2018

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    Great full featured receiver. Using with Dish Hopper3, got remote codes to work easily ( just picked any 500 series receiver from list). On screen setup is pretty simple. Downloaded the app (android) and it works great, and because it's bluetooth, no line of sight need to adjust volume, etc. I only needed 5.2 for my setup, sound is great. Connected to 2 old Ohm towers, Polk sub, and Kenwood surrounds

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    Denon AVR-S540BT

    Crutchfield customer from Orient, OH on 6/27/2018

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    This receiver exceeded my expectations. Very easy to set up and great sound. I hooked it up to my existing surround speakers and a new Polk audio PSW10. It sounds great with more than enough bass. Great price!

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    Features & specs

    Amplification
    Number Of Channels 5
    Stereo RMS Power (watts) 70
    THD in Stereo 0.08 %
    Frequency Bandwidth (stereo) 20-20k Hz
    Minimum Impedance L/R 6 ohms
    Minimum Impedance Center 6 ohms
    Minimum Impedance Surround 6 ohms
    General Features
    Internet-ready No
    Bluetooth Built-in
    Apple AirPlay No
    Alexa-compatible No
    Google Assistant-compatible No
    Chromecast built-in No
    DTS Play-Fi No
    App Remote Control Yes
    USB port for iPod/iPhone No
    FM Sensitivity 12.8 dBf
    HD Radio Tuner No
    On-Screen Display Thru HDMI
    Auto Speaker Calibration Y
    Plays Copy-protected 4K Yes
    HDR-compatible HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG
    HDMI Standby Pass-through Yes
    4K Video Upscaling No
    HDMI to HDMI Upconversion No
    DLNA Certified
    MHL-compatible No
    Multibrand Remote Control No
    Learning Remote No
    LCD Remote
    Width (inches) 17-3/16
    Height (inches) 5-15/16
    Depth (inches) 13-7/16
    Weight (pounds) 16.8
    Parts Warranty 2 Years
    Labor Warranty 2 Years
    Multi-room Audio/Video
    Powered Multi-room Audio Output No
    Preamp Multi-room Audio Output No
    Multi-room HDMI Output No
    Playback from Digital Audio Inputs No
    Playback from Streaming Sources No
    Surround Processing
    Dolby Digital DD, TrueHD, DD+
    Dolby Atmos No
    DTS DTS, HD, HDMA, 96/24
    DTS:X No
    Inputs & Outputs
    Phono Input No
    Audio-Video Inputs 5
    Audio-only Inputs 1
    Component Video Inputs None
    Component Video Monitor Outputs None
    Optical Digital Inputs 2
    Coaxial Digital Inputs 1
    Optical Digital Outputs None
    Coaxial Digital Outputs None
    HDMI Inputs 5
    HDMI Monitor Outputs 1
    Subwoofer Outputs 2
    Discrete Subwoofer Outputs No
    Multi-Channel Analog Input No
    Multi-channel Preamp Output No
    Main Speaker Output Pairs 1
    Main Speaker Terminals Clips
    Ethernet Port None
    USB Connections 1 Front
    Removable Power Cord No

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    Audio Section
    Video Section
    USB/Bluetooth/HEOS/Tuner Functions
    Remote & Convenience Features

    Audio Section

    Discrete Amplification: The Denon AVR-S540BT AV receiver features a powerful Class AB power amplifier section equipped with discrete high current power transistors. This discrete amplifier design delivers optimum realism and stunning dynamic range. By using high current, high power discrete power devices, the amplifier is able to easily drive high quality speakers. The AV receiver's five channel Class AB amplifier is rated at 70-watts (into 8, at 20-20kHz, with 0.08% THD, driving 2 channels).

    Compatible Digital Audio Formats: The AV receiver supports the following stereo & multichannel digital audio formats through its HDMI jacks and optical/coax digital inputs.

    Digital Audio Connector Audio Signal Type Audio Signal Format
    HDMI (5 Inputs/1 Output) High Definition Audio Bitstream Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS-HD High Resolution, DTS Express
    Bitstream Dolby Digital, DTS, DTS 96/24
     PCM 2ch to 8ch (32-192kHz, 16/20/24-bit)
    Optical/Coaxial (2 Optical Inputs/1 Coaxial Input) Bitstream Dolby Digital, DTS, DTS 96/24
    PCM 2ch to 6ch, (32-96kHz, 16/20/24-bit)

    Note: Even though the AV receiver will decode 7.1ch surround sound via HDMI, it will only output 5.1ch surround because it lacks Surround Back channel speaker outputs.

    Post Decoding Formats: The Denon AV receiver supports Dolby Pro Logic II (Movie/Music/Game) and DTS Neo: 6 (Music/Cinema) to enhance 2-channel and multichannel decoding formats. The receiver offers the additional Dolby Pro Logic II and DTS NEO:6 audio adjustments.

    • Dolby Pro Logic II Settings: You can adjust the following parameters in Pro Logic II Music modes: Panorama (sends stereo signals to the surround speakers as well as the front speakers for a wraparound effect), Dimension (adjusts the soundfield either towards the front or towards the rear of the room), and Center Width (moves the center channel output completely towards the center speaker or towards the front left and right speakers).
    • Center Image (DTS NEO: 6 Music): This parameter adjusts the front left and right channel output relative to the center channel to make the center channel more or less dominant as necessary.

    Other Listening Modes: You can also choose from the one of the following Listening Modes.

    • Virtual Surround: Enjoy surround effects using only the front speakers or set of headphones.
    • Multichannel Stereo: Left and right stereo channels are distributed to all the speakers so that stereo sound can be heard from all directions at any listening position.
    • Stereo Playback: Sound is output from the front left and right speakers, as well as the powered subwoofer. If multichannel signals are input, they are mixed down to 2-channel audio. The tone settings can be adjusted.
    • Direct Mode: The Denon AVR-S540BT offers a Direct Listening Mode which bypass the receiver's tone & DSP processing for higher sound quality performance. Direct Mode provides playback of 2ch or Multichannel audio in its original form, without any surround or tone processing.

    Auto Room EQ: During the auto speaker setup process (known as "Auto Room EQ"), the included measuring microphone determines the right combination of optimum settings for the receiver to deliver the best possible sound quality from your particular speaker system and room. You can also choose to manually adjust the AV receiver's speaker settings.

    Audio Enhancements: The Denon AVR-S540BT receiver provides various audio enhancements to deliver a high-quality listening experience every time.

    • Bass & Treble: You can independently adjust the system's overall Bass and Treble settings from -6 to +6 dB.
    • Restorer: Compressed audio formats such as MP3, WMA (Windows Media Audio), and MPEG-4 AAC reduce the amount of data by eliminating signal components that are hard for the human ear to hear. The Restorer function generates the signals eliminated upon compression, restoring the sound to conditions near those of the original sound before compression. It also corrects the sense of volume of the bass to obtain richer sound with compressed audio signals.
    • Dynamic Compression: Motion picture soundtracks have tremendous dynamic range (the contrast between very soft and very loud sounds). For listening late at night, or whenever the maximum sound level is lower than usual, Compressing the dynamic range allows you to hear all of the sounds in the soundtrack with reduced dynamic range.
    • Night Mode: The Night Mode optimizes sound for late night listening. This function can be set to Low, Mid, High, or Off.
    • Audio Delay: If needed, the audio signal can be manually delayed to match the video signal; adjust from 0-200ms.

    Volume & Level Settings: The AVR-S540BT offers the following volume & level settings.

    • Volume Settings: You can choose to display an Absolute volume scale (0-98) or Relative volume scale (-79.5 to 18dB). You can also set a maximum volume level of 0 (80), -10 (70), or -20 (60) dB to limit the receiver's total volume output. In addition, you can define the volume setting that is active when the power is turned on; select "Mute", -79 to +18dB (1-98), or Last.
    • Mute Level: You can set the amount of attenuation for the audio muting circuit; -40dB or -20dB below current volume, or full mute (sound turned off entirely).
    • Channel & LFE Level: The volume level (-12 to 12dB) of each channel can be changed while listening to audio; you can set this for each input source. You can also adjust the low frequency effects level (LFE); adjustable from -10 to +10 dB.
    • Source Level: This function adjusts the playback level of the currently selected input source's audio input. Use this feature if there are differences in the input volume levels between different sources. You can correct the playback level of the audio input from -12 to +12dB.

    Audio Outputs: The Denon AVR-S540BT AV receiver features spring-clip speaker terminals, dual sub outputs, and a front-panel headphone jack.

    • Spring-Clip Speaker Terminals: The receiver has spring-clip terminals for all speaker connections. The spring-clip terminals can accept bare wire and pin connectors. The receiver will accept speaker impedances of 6 to 16-ohm.
    • Dual Sub Outputs: For compatibility with dual subwoofer home theater systems, the AVR-S540BT features two non-discrete subwoofer outputs. With dual subwoofers, which can be placed in different parts of the room, you'll benefit from response averaging, which helps provide smoother and more detailed deep bass, compared to a conventional single subwoofer speaker system. The same signal is output from each sub output.
    • Headphone Jack: When headphones are plugged into the full-size 1/4" jack on the front panel, all the speakers are automatically muted.

    Video Section

    HDMI 2.0b: Featuring five HDMI inputs and one HDMI output, the AVR-S540BT incorporates an advanced video section that features the latest HDMI 2.0b specification, including support for 4K/60 Hz Ultra-HD video, BT.2020 Wide Color Gamut, High Dynamic Range (HDR), & 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, along with support for 3D content. The AVR-S540BT also features HDCP 2.2 compatibility, a requirement for 4K Ultra HD copy-protected content.

    • 4K/60Hz Pass-Through: The AVR-S540BT's HDMI (3-4-5) inputs and monitor output support up to 4K (3840x2160 pixels) video @ 60 frames per second. It will also pass a 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, or 1080p video signals via HDMI. HDMI 1-2 inputs do not support 4K.
    • HDCP 2.2: The HDMI (3-4-5) inputs and monitor output of the Denon AV receiver support HDCP 2.2, which fully complies with the latest copyright protection standard for 4K video transmission. HDMI 1-2 inputs are not HDCP 2.2 compliant.
    • 4:4:4 Color Subsampling: The HDMI (3-4-5) inputs and monitor output support RGB, YCbCr 4:4:4, YCbCr 4:2:2, and YCbCr 4:2:0 color subsampling (@ 60Hz or 50Hz). With 4:4:4 color subsampling, luminance (brightness) and chroma (color) are sampled at the same rate; resulting in an RGB color palette as big as the video sampling rate for a video image with more colors, plus greater color accuracy and detail.
    • Wide Color Gamut (BT.2020): The BT.2020 color standard delivers a much wider color gamut and represents about 75% of the total visual color spectrum, while the current Rec. 709 color standard selected as the color space for HDTVs and early generation 4K Ultra HDTVs covers only 35% of the total visual color spectrum.
    Note: Use a premium high-speed 18Gbps HDMI cable for the best 4K/HDR performance.

    HDR (High Dynamic Range): The Denon AVR-S540BT supports HDR (high dynamic range) Video - including HDR 10, Dolby Vision, and Hybrid Log-Gamma. HDR provides enhanced picture quality by simultaneously enabling greater detail for both the dark and bright parts of an image. HDR reproduces a greater dynamic range of luminosity or brightness levels, creating greater contrast. This increased contrast reveals the subtle nuances of the image, from detailed blacks and shadows to the brightest whites and colors, plus greater depth.

    • HDR 10: HDR 10 is an open standard and currently the most popular HDR format on the market. It uses static metadata at the start of a movie to tell the receiver and your TV that the video content is encoded using HDR.
    • Hybrid-Log Gamma: HLG (Hybrid-Log Gamma) is primarily designed for live video feed and over-the-air broadcasts. It uses no pre-encoded metadata and is backwards compatible with SDR. HLG's native compatibility allows much of today's existing SDR infrastructure to be re-used for HDR in the future.
    • Dolby Vision: Unlike HDR 10 which contains static metadata and HLG which uses no metadata, Dolby Vision uses dynamic metadata technology which sets individual color and brightness levels for each and every scene. Dolby works directly with filmmakers at major Hollywood studios to create superior HDR video masters of blockbuster movies.

    Other HDMI Features: The Denon AVR-S540BT AV receiver's HDMI connectivity also offers 3D video pass-through, ARC (Audio Return Channel), Deep Color & x.v.Color support, as well as an auto LipSync function.

    • ARC (Audio Return Channel): This feature of the AVR-S540BT's HDMI monitor output allows audio to be sent from your compatible HDTV to the receiver through the same HDMI cable already being used to send audio and video to your HDTV. This eliminates the need for extra cables connected to your television.
    • 3D Ready: The AVR-S540BT AV receiver supports 3D video pass-through (720p/1080p only) from connected 3D-compatible Blu-ray, games and broadcast devices to 3D-compatible HDTVs (all 3D components must be connected via HDMI). Special eyewear will be required for viewing 3D content.
    • Deep Color & x.v.Color Support: The AV receiver supports Deep Color and x.v.Color content, which can display a larger color range than standard-definition schemes. The result is a more lifelike, vibrant picture
    • LipSync: This function adjusts the delay between audio and video output. You can do this manually or have the receiver set the LipSync function automatically. When connected to a TV via HDMI the receiver automatically adjusts audio output timing (0-200ms) if the TV supports an automatic LipSync function. You can also manually delay the sound output up to 200ms to synchronize it with the video image.

    HDMI Standby Pass-Through: When the AV receiver is in "Standby" mode and the HDMI Standby Pass-Through function is enabled, both audio/video streams from the receivers HDMI input will be output to your television, via the AV receiver's HDMI monitor output. Once the receiver is turned "On", only video will pass through the monitor output to your TV and the audio is directed to the receiver's speaker outputs.

    • HDMI Input: Selects the HDMI Input for which the HDMI Standby Pass-Through function is enabled.
    • Last: The HDMI Standby-Through function is activated on the input source selected at the time of setting the AV receiver to the "Standby" mode.
    • Off: The HDMI Standby Pass-Through function is disabled.

    Composite Video Inputs/Output: The receiver features two composite video inputs and one composite video monitor output. You must connect the receiver to your TV via composite video to view incoming video from the receiver's composite inputs (there is no HDMI upconversion).

    Video Select Function: This receiver can display video from a different source on your connected TV during audio playback from Tuner, USB, or Bluetooth.

    USB/Bluetooth/HEOS/Tuner Functions

    Front-Panel USB Port: The Denon receiver is equipped with a front-panel USB (type-A) port that allows you to enjoy a variety of music files from a USB mass storage class memory device; such as a USB thumbdrive or portable HDD (up to 2TB); a portable hard disk drive will require an external power supply. Compatible USB storage devices must be formatted in FAT 16 or FAT32. The unit can recognize up to 99 folders/999 files. You can use the receiver's on-screen menu (via HDMI) and remote control to navigate your stored music files on your connected USB memory device. Song/artist information will display on your HDMI-connected TV and the receivers front-panel display. USB devices that can be charged via USB will be charged when plugged into the AV receiver's USB port (5V/1A); even in standby mode.

    Compatible Audio Formats Sampling Frequencies Bit-Rate or Bit-Depth Extension
    WMA (Windows Media Audio) 32/44.1/48 kHz 48-192 kbps .wma
    MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3) 32/44.1/48 kHz 32-320 kbps .mp3
    WAV 32/44.1/48 kHz 16-bit .wav
    MPEG-4 AAC 32/44.1/48 kHz 48-320 kbps .aac/.m4a
    FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) 32/44.1/48/88.2/96 kHz 24-bit .flac

    Note: The receiver's USB port is not compatible with Apple iPod/iPhone/iPad, Android OS devices, USB hubs, and computers.

    Built-in Bluetooth: The Denon AVR-S540BT features built-in Bluetooth (version 3.0) with a 32' wireless range for music streaming (A2DP 1.2) and control (AVRCP 1.5). You'll be able to wirelessly connect to smartphones (including iPhone & Android), tablets (including iPad & Android), laptops (including Microsoft Surface & Macbook), computers (including Windows PC & Mac), and other Bluetooth-enabled devices. Up to eight Bluetooth devices can be remembered by the AVR-S540BT, so family members as well as friends can enjoy their favorite tracks (only one device can be used at a time).

    • Wireless Music Streaming: You'll be able to wirelessly stream stored music and music apps from your Bluetooth-enabled source device to the Denon receiver. In addition to support for the standard SBC Bluetooth audio codec, the AVR-S540BT offers support of AAC. By supporting AAC, the Denon receiver offers better audio performance of the music streamed from your Apple iPod/iPhone/Pad.
    • Wireless Music Control: You will also be able to control basic playback functions (Play/Pause, FF/RW, Skip) using the receiver's remote control. Advanced music operation will still need to be handled from your Bluetooth-enable device. There is no song/artist information display on the receiver or connected TV. Continue to use your Bluetooth device's screen to view song/artist info.
    • Auto On & Select: The receiver can be setup to automatically re-connect with previously paired devices, as well as turn on automatically when you start streaming audio from a Bluetooth source device.

    Notes:
    • Bluetooth hands-free communication for making and answering phone calls is not supported.
    • Due to the differences in Bluetooth technology, some Bluetooth enabled devices may be incompatible, function improperly, or may not support all features when used with the Denon AV receiver.

    Optional HEOS Link: Connect the AVR-S540BT to the Denon HEOS Link (sold separately) for wireless music streaming and multiroom audio capability. The HEOS Link enables the AVR-S540BT to play back online streaming services like Spotify, TIDAL, Pandora and more. With the HEOS Link you can add HEOS multiroom audio to your home theater audio system, and play different songs in different rooms or the same song in every room. Once connected, use the HEOS app on your Apple iOS or Android device to control your music remotely. Also available is is ability to control HEOS with Amazon Alexa voice commands through an Alexa Echo device (sold separately).

    AM/FM Tuner: The Denon AV receiver features a built-in AM/FM tuner with 56 station auto-preset memory tuning. You can also set your presets manually.

    Remote & Convenience Features

    Bluetooth Remote App: Download the 500 Series Denon Remote app (for Apple iOS 9.0 and Android OS 4.0+) to control the AVR-S540BT from your Bluetooth-enabled Apple iOS or Android OS device. Functions include -

    • Power on/off, Volume up/down, & Mute on/off
    • Input selection & Sound mode selection
    • Tuner control (including Band selection, Tune up/down, & Preset up/down)
    • Music Player for internal music files of your Android or Apple iOS mobile device
    • Browse & playback control for a connected USB mass storage class device

    IR Remote: The Denon AVR-S540BT comes with an IR remote for wireless operation of the AV receiver. It also supports HDMI-CEC and Smart TV Control.

    • HDMI CEC: HDMI CEC allows you to link operation of the receiver with other audio/video components (like your TV, Blu-ray player, or satellite/cable box) that are connected via HDMI. Linked functions include TV Audio Switching, which automatically switches the receiver to the TV input when you turn on your television, and Power Off Control, which automatically turns the receiver off when your TV, Blu-ray player, or satellite/cable box is turned off. The HDMI CEC function can be disabled, if your prefer.
    • Smart TV Control: You can even control the Denon AVR-S540BT with your Smart TV remote via an HDMI connection and the HDMI CEC functionality associated with your Smart TV. Simply set "HDMI Control" to ON in the receiver, then set "Smart Menu" to ON and begin controlling the AVR-S540BT with your TV's remote. The Smart Menu home screen provides you quick access to source and surround mode selections, the AVR's setup menu and four Smart Selects (or "Quick Selects").

    OSD w/ Setup Assistant (via HDMI): Once you connect your TV to the AVR-S540BT via HDMI, the exclusive Denon Setup Assistant appears on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step-by-step. With Denon's on-screen menu and setup assistant, you can connect, configure, and use your home theater system with ease. The OSD and setup assistant features clear on-screen graphics and text that optimizes critical system settings for your particular home theater setup.

    Notes:
    • The on-screen menu and setup assistant is required for initial setup and is only available through the receiver's HDMI output.
    • The on-screen menu and setup assistant does not support video overlay.

    Quick Select: On the AVR-S540BT's front-panel and remote, you'll find four Quick Select buttons that let you quickly choose from the most popular input sources. With Quick Select, the AVR-S540BT remembers not only your preferred inputs but also your preferred audio settings, so you can enjoy precisely tailored sound with each one.

    Timers: The Denon AV receiver features a programmable Sleep Timer and Auto Standby function.

    • Sleep Timer: This function allows you to automatically set the power to standby after a predetermined amount of time has passed; set the sleep timer up to 120 minutes in 10 minute increments.
    • Auto Standby: The unit enters standby mode automatically when no commands are sent to the unit for the set time (15/30/60 minutes). Before it enters the standby mode, "Auto Standby" is displayed on the front-panel display of this unit and the on-screen menu.

    ECO Mode: This receiver is equipped with an ECO Mode function that allows you to enjoy music and movies while reducing the power consumption during use, Eco mode adjusts the maximum power available according to the volume level selected to reduce power consumption.

    Personal Memory Plus: For each input, the receiver automatically memorizes the settings for input mode, surround mode, HDMI output mode, audio delay, etc. When the input source is switched, the settings last used for that source are automatically recalled. The surround parameters, tone control settings, and playback levels for the different output channels are memorized for each surround mode.

    Protection Circuit: This is a function to prevent damage to components within the power supply when an abnormality such as an overload, excess voltage, or over-heating occurs. In this unit, the power indicator blinks and the unit enters standby mode when an abnormality occurs.

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    Customer Q&A

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    Crutchfield asked: Why did you buy this?
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    Trust the Denon brand [ Q  Aug 13, 2019 ]
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    Great price, on a respected company's product. [ Donald  Mar 11, 2019 ]
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    Ease of use [ S  Feb 23, 2019 ]
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    I researched many "hybrid" (Bluetooth, USB, HDMI) stereo receivers and this struck me as the best combination of value, features and quality. [ Ron  Feb 18, 2019 ]
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    Affordable [ JULIO  Dec 18, 2018 ]
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    Denon is a good brand and the receiver had the features I was looking for at an affordable price [ Patrick  Nov 30, 2018 ]
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    I love Denon receivers... they sound excellent. I was looking for one to use in my RV. Crutchfield had the model I wanted on sale and I was able to use reward points which sealed the deal! [ David  Nov 27, 2018 ]
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    Cheap [ Michael  Nov 25, 2018 ]
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    mine died. [ Matthew  Nov 25, 2018 ]
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    I have a pair of excellent, albeit old, JBL speakers that I never use anymore because I just don't want to deal with CD's and blah, blah, blah - so I saw this thought it was a great upgrade and went for it! Looking forward to giving my JBL's new life. [ Katiekates66  Nov 15, 2018 ]
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    on the advice of one of your associates [ Gary  Nov 10, 2018 ]
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    good price [ Ramon  Nov 06, 2018 ]
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    Price and Features [ Gary  Oct 31, 2018 ]
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    I wanted a receiver that is uncomplicated to use for a living room 5.1 set up. [ Michael Henry  Oct 29, 2018 ]
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    best price for quality [ Javier  Oct 13, 2018 ]
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    Great help from Norm. [ William  Oct 08, 2018 ]
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    I have other Denon equipment and this product appears to meet my needs [ Lee  Oct 02, 2018 ]
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    Price and perfectly met my simple needs and on sale [ Yolanda  Sep 30, 2018 ]
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    4K USB Passthrough, good value. [ JohnLa  Aug 19, 2018 ]
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    Only needed a basic home theater surround sound with 5 channels that included 4K and 3D capabilities for my relative's usage. I have had good experience with the Denon brand but they were higher end AVRs, hopefully their lower end equipment will be good as well. [ Ed  Aug 18, 2018 ]
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    Wanted a low cost, high function receiver for our vacation home. [ DANIEL  Jun 19, 2018 ]
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    8 questions already asked

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    How can I adjust the volume so it doesn't go higher than a certain level to protect my speakers? Thanks,
    [ Mo  Sep 12, 2019 ]
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    Check out page 75 of owner manual. First item on page. This should work.
    [ MICHAEL  Sep 13, 2019 ]
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    I control the volume with my iPhone. Down load the Sonos app
    [ Dale  Sep 12, 2019 ]
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    Will the audio still play on the receiver (powering my room speakers) if this is playing content off the Smart TV? Such as YouTube, or Netflix. Since the receiver and TV are connected via HDMI output.
    [ Bob  Jun 06, 2019 ]
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    I really do not know. Crutchfield set up my system. Ask them.
    [ BARRY  Jun 07, 2019 ]
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    Assuming your TV support supports ARC this will work. Love mine.
    [ MICHAEL  Jun 07, 2019 ]
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    Yes assuming your Smart TV has an HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC) and it is enabled. You might also have to enable complementary functionality in the receiver itself.
    [ Andrew  Jun 07, 2019 ]
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    Yes
    [ DENNIS  Jun 07, 2019 ]
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    I can't answer you question. We don't use the smarttv for streaming or playing Netflix , you tube , etc. we don't even have a smart phone!
    [ MARY R  Jun 06, 2019 ]
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    Can the front and rear surround channels be used at the same time to bi-amp some speakers?
    [ seanallnatural  Apr 25, 2019 ]
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    I don't believe this would work as there is no way with this model to bond two amplifiers to the same source channel. If you tried it you would end up with two source channels "playing" through the same speaker and I doubt the results would be what you are looking for.
    [ Andrew  May 06, 2019 ]
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    Sorry, Have never tried it. Suggest you contact the experts. Crutchfields. They are the ones I depend on and they have always been able to help,
    [ ROBERT  May 06, 2019 ]
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    can I use my sound bar instead of speakers thru the receiver or just the tv ?
    [ SUSAN  Dec 12, 2018 ]
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    If the soundbar is powered I would think tv and dvd would be connected to sound bar. With passive speakers you can run everything thru this great receiver. If sound bar is passive you could power it with receiver. I only have speakers so i suggest contact with Denon or the wonderful folks at Crutchfield. For tech support.. to me it is one or the other bar or passive speakers. Powered soundbars shouldnt need a receiver with direct input from tv or cable box. I am no expert .
    [ MICHAEL  Dec 12, 2018 ]
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    Can I uses my Bose Bluetooth headphones to listen to connected units like my DVR and AppleTV?
    [ AC  Nov 17, 2018 ]
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    I own a denon already for my home , I got the second one for my summer home and won't be using it to the spring. Since it was on sale and I was very happy with my other denon model.
    [ Rick  Nov 18, 2018 ]
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    Hi I,ve only used the denin to receive signals. If its critical, i could try to receive a feed. It does a good job receiving at the blue tooth limit.
    [ david  Nov 18, 2018 ]
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    The bluetooth is receive only for playing audio from a phone or other device. Also works with Deon App for controlling as a remote control. What you will need is a Bluetooth Transmitter that connects to the 1/4" Headphone Jack to use bluetooth headphones or speakers.
    [ William  Nov 17, 2018 ]
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    Does the "Avr-s540bt "have pandora?
    [ Grady  Oct 28, 2018 ]
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    Yes Enter an answer to this question.
    [ DENNIS  Aug 12, 2019 ]
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    This device has Bluetooth but lacks direct Internet connectivity. So no streaming services are native-ly available. This is easily remedied, however with a 30 dollar Chromecast or Firestick.
    [ Andrew  Nov 05, 2018 ]
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    is there a setting that will allow me to get the same sound out of all speakers at same time? I had a receiver once that allowed this but can't find if this is supported with this one. thanks
    [ treyson  Sep 04, 2018 ]
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    Enter an answer to this question.Danny, Rachel's husband, writes to you, I have been using the receiver for a short time, but you can use the speaker at the same volume, so that everyone sounds more or less the same, in addition, when you adjust the sounds in each input, they are independent in each of them, this allows you to have different settings for each audio input, I hope it helps you, I'm ready.
    [ RACHEL  Sep 10, 2018 ]
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    Im sorry but I couldn't find it.
    [ Tim  Sep 10, 2018 ]
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    Can't answer as speakers are plugged into tuner and we get the surround sound balanced very well.
    [ MARY R  Sep 09, 2018 ]
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    Denon AVR-S640H
    5.2-channel home theatre receiver with Wi-Fi®, Bluetooth®, Apple® AirPlay® 2, and Amazon Alexa compatibility
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    36 reviews

    C$549.99 Sale: -C$100.00 off

    C$449.99
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    Get Wi-Fi®, HEOS multi-room music, Amazon Alexa compatibility and a phono input

    The Denon AVR-S640H offers these features:
    • built-in Wi-Fi®
    • HEOS technology wirelessly connects compatible HEOS components for whole home audio
    • works with Amazon Alexa-compatible voice control assistants
    • moving magnet (MM) phono input for connecting a turntable
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