The versatile Marantz AV8805A pre-amplifier redefines the audiophile home cinema and music listening experience with 13.2 channel processing capability, 8K pass-through, and support for the latest in surround sound audio formats, such as Dolby Atmos®, DTS:X®, DTS:X® Pro, IMAX Enhanced®, and Auro-3D®. Marantz’ proprietary technologies enhance any audio playback for the most demanding of listeners. Stream music throughout your home with HEOS® Built-in for a whole home audio experience from your favourite streaming services. With the new Marantz AV8805A, you get incredible fidelity and unparalleled audio precision.
- 8K/60Hz and 4K/120Hz pass-through support for every entertainment need: With the latest technology in HDMI support, enjoy 8K quality video from your 8K source devices or
with 8K upscaling from Full HD or 4K sources.
- Ideal for the most advanced home theatre enthusiast: With 13.2 channel processing and 15.2 channel XLR and RCA outputs, and flexible pre-amplifier stages, enjoy your movies with a system you deserve.
- Featuring the most advanced 3D audio formats: Dolby Atmos®, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X®, DTS Virtual:X™, DTS:X® Pro, IMAX® Enhanced and Auro-3D®
processing are all supported for total flexibility and compatibility.
- Enhanced Audio Return Channel (eARC) HDMI support: Through the main HDMI output, connect your TV via eARC HDMI to allow uncompressed and object-based audio formats
like Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X® directly from your smart TV app to your system.
- DTS:X® Pro support: DTS:X® Pro can process up to 13 channels, wowing listeners with the most cutting-edge DTS technology.
- Bringing you leading edge video compatibility: The latest High Dynamic Range format support including HDR10, HDR10+, HLG, Dolby Vision, 4:4:4 colour resolution and BT.2020,
as well as Dynamic HDR, to provide miraculous picture quality for brightness, clarity, and contrast.
- Experience the next chapter in movie entertainment: With 8K/60Hz pass-through or upscaling, Dynamic HDR and Quick Media Switching (QMS), enjoy the smoothest, most
crystal-clear picture quality available.
- The latest in gaming thrills: With 4K/120Hz pass-through, Variable Refresh Rate (VRR), Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM) and Quick Frame Transport (QFT), enjoy your gaming
experience with amazing imaging with reduced lag and tearing.
- Stream music from your favorite sources: Play songs from Spotify, Pandora, TIDAL, and more via AirPlay 2, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and the HEOS app. (Music streaming services may vary by region)
Advanced 13.2 channel pre-amplifier
The Marantz AV8805A processor/pre-amplifier was built for the most advanced home theatre enthusiast. With 13.2 channel processing, 15.2 channel XLR and RCA outputs, and flexible amplifier stages, enjoy your movies with a system you deserve.
The AV8805A is made for home cinema enthusiasts who want everything, versatility, flexibility, and musicality. Extensively tuned by world-renowned sound acousticians at the most state-of-the-art facilities, we leverage decades of experience in Hi-Fi to drive exceptional, audiophile-quality surround sound for all your entertainment.
Advanced 8K HDMI connectivity with eARC support
Enjoy exquisite video performance thanks to the latest HDMI technologies. The Marantz AV8805A includes 8 HDMI inputs and 3 outputs for all your favorite sources. One dedicated 8K input supports 8K/60Hz or 4K/120Hz pass-through capability, while Dolby Vision, HLG, HDR10+, 21:9 video, 3D, BT.2020 pass-through and HDCP 2.3 copy protection standard is supported on all HDMI inputs.
Full 3D audio support
Immerse yourself in multi-dimensional audio with the latest surround formats, including Dolby Atmos®, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualisation Technology, DTS:X®, DTS Virtual:X™, DTS:X® Pro, IMAX® Enhanced, and Auro-3D®.
The next chapter in movie entertainment
The new AV8805A offers the highest-quality, crystal-clear viewing experience. Enjoy your movies with 8K/60Hz pass-through or upscaling, as well the latest in HDMI technology like Dynamic HDR and Quick Media Switching (QMS), which is used in movies to eliminate video delay.
Marantz HDAM and Current Feedback topology
The AV8805A features exclusive Marantz Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Module (HDAM) technology that provide ultra-fast slew rate, true wideband performance, and maximum dynamic range for optimum sound quality.
More than 60 Years of audiophile heritage
Founded in 1953, Marantz has a rich history of designing audio components embraced by music lovers and critical listeners around the world. Because Music Matters, the AV8805A continues our long tradition of delivering a best-in-class listening experience for music and cinema.
Its high-resolution preamplifier uses in total 15 single Marantz HDAM boards for reference-setting audio performance.
Breathtakingly Natural 3D Audio
Movie and TV sound moves around you in space, emulating the finest movie theaters and the real world.
From high-resolution stereo to 13.2 channel surround sound, experience pure Marantz audio through any configuration you need.
Tuned For Pure Enjoyment
No matter how you listen or what you watch, the AV8805A is extensively tuned to deliver the most enjoyable music and movie experiences you can imagine.