SX-N30AE Network Stereo Receiver
Enjoy a multitude of audio entertainment from various sources, including Hi-Res Audio files, internet radio, network streaming services, and even vinyl records with the SX-N30AE network stereo receiver, equipped with a discrete high-output amplifier.
With a powerful 2 x 135 watt stereo output stage optimised for the best sound, sophisticated connection options for conventional and modern music sources, and complete streaming features, the SX-N30AE is the ideal core for a high-end and future-proof hi-fi system.
Even if you do not connect additional equipment nor have an extensive music library, you already have a virtually unlimited music universe at your fingertips with the streaming services TIDAL, Spotify and Deezer as well as free, premium TuneIn Internet radio – intuitively accessible via the Pioneer Remote App on your iOS or Android mobile device. Naturally you can also stream directly from your smartphone or tablet to the SX-N30AE: with AirPlay, Bluetooth, integrated Chromecast technology and DTS PlayFi, the receiver meets your personal preferences exactly.
The SX-N30AE features analogue and digital inputs for sound from the television, game console or satellite receiver. Even a record player with MM pickup can be easily connected to the integrated phono input. And since you never know exactly what the future will bring, the SX-N30AE can be kept state-of-the-art with free updates.
Amplification & Design
- Application Type: Direct Energy
- Analogue Discrete 2ch Amplifier
- Large EI Transformer
- Two Large Custom 8,200 μF Capacitors
- 135 W/ch (6 ohms, 1 kHz, THD 1.0 %, 1ch Driven)
- Screw Type Speaker Terminals Compatible with Thick Cables
Audio & Home Network Features
- Direct Mode
- Music File Playback via Network/USB: MP3, WMA, WAV, AIFF, AAC, FLAC, and Apple Lossless
- 192 kHz/24-bit Audio Playback (WAV*1, FLAC*1)
- DSD Direct Playback (2ch, 5.6 MHz)
- Spotify®, TIDAL, and Deezer Digital Music-Streaming Services Ready*2
- Internet Radio with TuneIn
- FireConnect™ for Multi-room Audio
- Chromecast built-in
- DTS Play-Fi Ready*3
- Dual Band Wi-Fi (5 GHz/2.4 GHz)
- Bluetooth® Wireless Technology (Ver. 4.1 + LE, Profile: A2DP/AVRCP/HOGP-Host/HOGP-HID Device/HID Service, Codec: SBC/AAC)
- Works with Pioneer Remote App (iOS/Android)*4
- Works with the Google Assistant
- AM/FM (RDS) Tuner with 40 Station Presets
- Preset Station Naming (Up to 10 Characters)
- Auto Standby
- SR Remote Control
- Front USB 1 in
- Phones 1 out
- Ethernet 1 in
- Analogue Audio in (Phono MM, SACD/CD, TV, Game, Aux, Sat/Cbl, BD/DVD)
- Line 2 out
- Digital Coaxial 1 in
- Digital Optical 1 in
- Subwoofer Preout
*1 Up to 96 kHz/24-bit WAV/FLAC via USB. *2 Service availability depends on region. *3 Firmware update required. *4 Available for free download from the App Store/the Google Play™ Store.
Streaming Services & Internet Radio
Enjoy listening to whatever music you like with streaming services such as Spotify, TIDAL, and Deezer. The unit is also preset with TuneIn for enjoying internet radio. With over 100,000 radio stations, you can listen to free broadcasts of music, sports, news and talk shows from around the world.
* Service availability depends on region
The SX-N30AE is equipped with the phono MM input for a vinyl record player, as well as optical and coaxial digital inputs for connecting other audio sources.
Enjoy radio broadcasts in crystal clear sound, free of interference. A DAB/DAB+ adapter lets you listen to various programmes by automatically tuning in to available stations.
Multi-room Audio Offers a Variety of Ways to Enjoy Music
FireConnect™ mirrors network audio and external analogue sources connected to the master component—from streaming services to vinyl records—on FireConnect™-compatible speakers in other rooms. Music selection, speaker grouping, and playback management across the home are built into Pioneer Remote App for iOS and Android.
* Sharing of audio from external inputs depends on the model and is enabled with a future firmware update. Sampling rates of 44.1 kHz and 48 kHz are supported. FireConnect is a technology based on Blackfire provided by Blackfire Research Corp., USA.
The SX-N30AE comes with Chromecast built-in, so you can use your mobile device to stream your favourite music, radio, or podcasts to your speaker. You can control the audio from anywhere in the house using Chromecast-enabled apps running on your personal device— iPhone, iPad, Android phone and tablet, Mac and Windows laptop, and Chromebook™. Discover Chromecast-enabled apps at google.com/cast/apps.
DTS Play-Fi* wirelessly streams any audio content from any compatible mobile device to the SX-N30AE and DTS Play-Fi compatible audio systems, creating a multi-room system in your home. You can stream different sources to different speakers at the same time from the DTS Play-Fi App.
* DTS Play-Fi will be available with future firmware update.
Intuitive Control with New Pioneer Remote App (iOS/Android)
Enjoy smooth control with album artwork using your beloved device. With the free Pioneer Remote App, you can use your iPad/iPhone/iPod touch or Android smartphone for operating the network audio player, or play back tunes stored on your device. You can also select internet radio stations, and play songs from your media server.
* Receiver needs to be connected to a home LAN network in a wireless LAN environment.
Bluetooth® Wireless Technology
With the built-in Bluetooth Wireless Technology (ver. 4.1 + LE), you can easily stream songs from compatible devices. The SX-N30AE features A2DP, AVRCP, HOGP-Host, HOGP-HID Device, and HID Service profiles, with support for SBC and AAC codec.
Dual Band Wi-Fi
Enjoy network features via wireless LAN connection. The built-in Wi-Fi is dual band, supporting both 5 GHz and 2.4 GHz frequency channels. By using the 5 GHz band, you can enjoy steady and uninterrupted audio streaming.
Supports MQA High Quality Audio
SX-N30AE supports MQA, which fully authenticates and captures 100% of the original studio performance, while being compact size suitable for streaming and downloads. Enjoy high-quality MQA Audio via External HDD, NAS, and USB memory. MQA encoded music is available from various music streaming services such as TIDAL, and music download sites.
|Power Requirements||220-230 V, 50/60 Hz|
|Power Consumption||220 W|
|Power Consumption During Standby||0.1 W|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||435 x 149 x 327 mm|
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