What In The Box
- Onkyo A/V Receiver
- Indoor FM antenna
- AM loop antenna
- Speaker setup microphone
- Instruction manual
- Remote controller
- AAA (R03) batteries* x 2
• 7 x 175 Watts per channel @ 6 ohm (JEITA)
• 8 HDMI Input & 2 Output, 3 Digital audio Input
• Phono Input, 2 USB, 2 Parallel subwoofer Pre-Outs
• Dynamic audio amplification for Realistic Sound
• Bluetooth & WiFi for streaming audio, Google Cast & AirPlay
• FireConnectTM Multi-Room Technology, Phono Input and Hi-Res Audio Playback
• Support Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 Channels, DTS:X ready, 384 kHz/32-bit Hi-Grade DAC, Powered Zone 2 for audio playback in second room and more
Meet The Unbeatable Sound State-Of-The-Art A/V Powerhouse
Unbeatable features meet unbeatable sound in the TX-NR656, a state-of-the-art A/V powerhouse that revolutionizes entertainment. Check it out: DTS:X™* and Dolby Atmos® decoding with advanced AccuReflex phase calibration for crystal-clear object-based audio; Google Cast™*, AirPlay, and Wi-Fi® with Spotify and Tidal* for music on demand; and FireConnect™ multi-room audio that sends any A/V receiver source to a wireless speaker in another room* **. Select HDMI® terminals support 4K/60 Hz/HDR/HDCP 2.2, while the 32-bit DAC extracts all the depth and detail of Hi-Res Audio.
Unlike other products, the TX-NR656 has high-current Dynamic Audio Amplification to accurately control and drive your speakers with phenomenal clarity. Whether it’s pulling you deep into Middle Earth, waking the neighbors with Fallout 4, or pumping out the latest on Spotify, the TX-NR656 rekindles passion for the things you love.
* Firmware update / ** optional Onkyo wireless speaker required
Discover the best in object-based surround-sound with Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X™. Free from the traditional channel-based audio bed, sound flows above and around you in three dimensions for a movie and gaming experience that will take your breath away.
* Firmware update required
TX-NR656, now with Google Cast™* and AirPlay, frees your music from your smartphone. You can stream your music stored in your phone or using Google Cast™ / AirPlay Compatible apps.
* Google Cast™ enabled via future firmware update. Please consult the Onkyo website for firmware update scheduling information.
In addition to Google Cast™ and AirPlay, stream virtually any audio from your smartphone, tablet, or PC to your home cinema for clear and powerful sound. Available internet radio and music subscription services include Pandora, Spotify and more.
* Support for some services including TIDAL and Deezer will be enabled via future firmware update. Please consult the Onkyo website for scheduling information as it becomes available.
A firmware update enables any audio source connected to the receiver—from vinyl to streaming audio—to be sent wirelessly via FireConnect™ to an optional speaker* placed anywhere in your home. Stable, fast, and easy to control with a mobile, it’s the smart way to set audio free.
* Unavailable at press time. Release date TBA. FireConnect™ by Blackfire Research Corp. is a stable wireless protocol that mirrors any audio source connected to the receiver—from vinyl to streaming audio—. Firmware update required.
Select HDMI terminals support 4K/60 Hz, as well as HDCP 2.2 and HDR for next-generation UltraHD streaming and broadcasting.
Power your speakers like never before with Onkyo’s Dynamic Audio Amplification. Sound comes alive thanks to accurate, noise-free signal processing and hi-current power that dynamically controls your speakers for precise, authentic audio reproduction.
TX-NR656 has Powered Zone 2 capability to bring audio to a second room connected to your A/V Receiver. Now with dedicated Zone 2 DAC, you can bring Digital Audio input sources such as Spotify to a second room.
Onkyo A/V receivers feature a dedicated Phono input for turntable connection as well as universal Hi-Res compatibility for ease of use. Use the remote app to locate your 192/24 and 96/24 albums (including 5.6 MHz DSD playback) on PC or NAS and bask in the clarity, depth, and detail of high-resolution music.
A premium-quality AK4458 digital-to-analog converter from AKM unlocks the full potential of any audio format with unique low-distortion filtering technologies for clear sound.
AccuEQ equalizes the surround-sound to suit the room acoustics for crisply focused sound, while AccuReflex 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.
With its clean and intuitive interface, the Onkyo Remote 3 app grants easy control of your compatible Onkyo network component using an iPod touch/iPhone. As well as offering comprehensive playback functionality (including volume control), you can use Remote 3 to stream audio from your handset to your entertainment system; select and stream Hi-Res PCM and DSD audio from media server; and browse the internet streaming services included with your Onkyo product. For owners of compatible Onkyo network A/V receivers, the app also provides a simple graphical interface for switching sound programs, tweaking speakers in your surround setup, and controlling playback across multiple zones within your home. Remote 3 is also compatible with Onkyo’s Remote Interactive (RI) technology to allow remote control of other components within the system.
Note: Remote App is compatible with iPod touch (5th generation or later) and iPhone 4 or later. All models require iOS 7.0 or later.
Android OS 2.1 or later.
Remote Control & Proprietary AccuEQ Room Calibration with Mic Included