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Sony Atmos receiver overview

Sony Atmos receiver overview


Whether your passion is movies or music—or both—the Sony STRDN1080 7.2 Channel Atmos Network AV Receiver is designed to be the heart of your home theatre system.

Watching video is an ultra-realistic, fully immersive experience when the Sony STRDN1080 is driving the video and audio. It supports 4K 60p Ultra high definition video, with HDR. As a result, expect stunning image quality on your 4K TV, with razor sharp detail and spectacular colour reproduction. With Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X® object-based surround sound, the receiver puts you in the middle of a three-dimensional space, with cinematic audio moving realistically, all around you.

When listening to music, the Sony STRDN1080 also impresses. It has 165W of high powered performance, hi-res audio support, multi-room capability, wireless streaming options and nuanced music reproduction that sounds like the artist is performing a concert in your living room.


The Sony STRDN1080 7.2 Channel Atmos Network AV Receiver is equipped with the latest in advanced, multidimensional audio technology.

Dolby Atmos® delivers an unparalleled degree of audio realism, with 360-degree degree surround sound and uncanny positional accuracy. You’ll even hear sound coming from above you! DTS:X® object-based surround sound adapts the audio to the exact speaker configuration in your room, in real time. Employing nine speaker channels (including Phantom Surround speakers) ensures a level of precision you’ve never experienced in a home theatre system.

The results are breathtaking. You won’t just be watching a movie, you’ll feel as though you are inside the action. With the Sony STRDN1080’s cinematic audio, you’ll hear people, music and objects moving around you in three-dimensional space, bringing an extraordinary level of immersion to your viewing experience.


At the heart of the Sony STRDN1080 7.2 Channel Atmos Network AV Receiver is a dedication to stunning audio performance, whether you’re watching the latest Hollywood blockbuster or listening to your favourite artist’s new album.

The Sony STRDN1080 has a thundering 165W of power on tap (7 channels @ 6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 0.9%). It supports high-resolution audio formats including DSD and Linear PCM. It also supports LDAC, for wireless transmission of high-resolution audio. You’ll be able to enjoy studio quality music playback that sounds just the way the artist intended.

Eager to join the multi-room audio party? Sony’s STRDN1080 7.2 Channel Atmos Network AV Receiver lets you extend both audio and video to another room! Enjoy 5.2 channel audio in the main room, and share the remaining two channels in a powered 2nd zone. There’s even the option of expanding to 3rd zone connectivity and control.


If you’ve invested in the latest flatscreen TV technology, the Sony STRDN1080 7.2 Channel Atmos Network AV Receiver is the ideal companion for making the most of it.

Connected to a 4K Ultra HD TV and a 4K video player using high speed HDMI cables with Ethernet, the receiver is capable of 4K 60p 4:4:4 video for the ultimate in high resolution picture quality. In addition, it supports HDR (High Dynamic Range) content for unprecedented image contrast, brightness, improved picture detail and enhanced colour range.

The Sony STRDN1080 is also HDCP 2.2 compliant for compatibility with the latest 4K formats, and seamless data passthrough without compromising source picture quality. Watching 4K video doesn’t get any better than this!


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