Glossary

Numeric 7.2 Multichannel Pre-Outs The 7.2 multichannel pre-outs on selected Onkyo network A/V receivers allow a greater level of flexibility when it comes to customizing a home theater setup. The user could, for example, incorporate a seven-channel power amplifier and use their Onkyo A/V receiver exclusively as an advanced audio-video processor and video-switching hub. Multichannel outputs also facilitate the inclusion of compatible legacy equipment, such as stereo power amps and equalizers, to be incorporated into…

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Other

Ampifire Player speaker Other   Remote Interactive Dock for the iPod Onkyo’s family of RI Docks for the iPod/iPhone enables you to connect your iPod/iPhone with RI-compatible receivers, amplifiers, and systems.   Wireless Networking with UWF-1 LAN Adapter The UWF-1 LAN adapter helps you integrate your digital music—both online and on PC—as well as getting rid of unwanted cables by taking your Onkyo network-capable Onkyo A/V receivers and hi-fi components fully wireless. The unit plugs…

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Speaker

Ampifire Player speaker Other   OMF (Onkyo Micro Fiber) The OMF speaker diaphragm fibers provide a fast and accurate response. OMF is made from a pure cotton weave that helps absorb vibrations.   A-OMF Monocoque A-OMF Monocoque shares the same composition as A-OMF, but features a one-piece cone construction covering center cap. In some lower quality speaker cones, unwanted vibration can come from the center cap. With A-OMF Monocoque construction, the center cap and woofer…

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Player

Ampifire Player speaker Other   HDMI® (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) Transporting high-definition (HD) video, 3D encoded HD video, and multi-channel HD audio, HDMI is the most desirable connection for home entertainment. Onkyo’s HDMI-enabled A/V components send and receive HD signals, connecting components such as Blu-ray Disc players, DVD players, media streamers, and gaming consoles to compatible HDTVs. Recent versions of HDMI also incorporate an ARC (Audio Return Channel) for sending audio from the TV tuner through…

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Ampifire

Ampifire Player speaker Other   WRAT (Wide Range Amplifier Technology) WRAT is based around a low negative-feedback circuit topology that works to reduce signal noise and distortion across the frequency range. A “closed ground-loop circuit” design is employed, in which each circuit has a separate link to the power supply. This helps to cancel individual circuit noise and keep the ground potential free of distortion. High Instantaneous Current Capability (HICC) enables WRAT amplifiers to immediately…

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