Powerful 5-Channel Amplifier
Featuring discrete high-current amplifiers on all channels, the AVR-X550BT delivers high-power performance at 130 Watts per channel (6 Ohms, 1kHz, 1% 1 Ch. Drive). Low impedance drivers provide operational stability for a wide range of speakers and create balanced, tonal sound. The AVR-X550BT features a five-input HDMI section with 4K/60 Hz full-rate pass-through and HDCP 2.2 support on three inputs.
Advanced HDMI Video Section
The AVR-X550BT features an advanced HDMI section with 5 inputs that offer full 4K Ultra HD, HDR (High Dynamic Range), BT.2020, Wide Color Gamut, 4:4:4 Pure Color sub-sampling, as well as 21:9 and 3D video pass-through, Dolby Vision compatibility and HLG (Hybrid Log-Gamma) pass-through support for exceptional color, clarity and contrast. HDCP 2.2 is supported on 3 inputs for copy protected content.
Your favorite tracks, at your fingertips. Stream music from your computer or smart devices with the AVR-X550BT and built-in Bluetooth. It can remember up to eight paired Bluetooth devices, so invite family and friends to share their music and enjoy the audio quality of the AVR-X550BT. To stream via Bluetooth, simply select the Denon AVR-X550BT from the Bluetooth menu on your smart device.
Easy Setup Experience
The included AVR-X550BT Quick Start Guide provides simple, clear instructions for how to get started. Once you connect your TV to the
AVR-X550BT via HDMI, the exclusive Denon Setup Assistant will appear on your TV screen to walk you through setup, step by step. A row of color-coded speaker connections is laid out horizontally, making organizing and connecting speaker wires simple. Plus, the AVR-X550BT comes with a measuring microphone that adjusts critical system parameters for top audio fidelity, custom-tailored for your speaker system and listening space.
Quick Selects for User-friendly Audio Tuning
The Denon AVR-X550BT front panel features four Quick Select buttons that store your preferred audio settings for each source. Switch between television, Blu-ray, pre-amplifiers and more, and the AVR-X550BT will adjust the EQ settings to your preferences for that media source. Use the buttons on the front panel or opt for the same Quick Selects on the AVR remote for faster control.
Denon 500 Series Remote App
Better control in your back pocket. The Denon 500 Series Remote app for iOS and Android makes using the AVR-X550BT even easier — adjust volume, turn it on or off, mute the music, and select a source. Download the Denon 500 Series Remote app today.
Compatible with Denon HEOS Link
Connect the AVR-X550BT to the Denon HEOS Link (sold separately) for wireless music streaming and the ultimate in sound quality. The HEOS Link enables the AVR-X550BT to play back nearly unlimited online streaming services like Spotify, TIDAL, Amazon Music and more. Once connected, use the HEOS app to control the AVR remotely. Enjoy more music and flexibility with the same great Denon quality.
Front USB Port
In addition to numerous analog and digital AV connectors, the AVRX550BT features a USB port on the front panel for convenient audio playback. It’s compatible with a wide range of portable USB devices and supports MP3, WMA, FLAC and MPEG-4/AAC tracks. Whether you want to listen to your latest MP3 download or soak in the fidelity of audiophile-quality FLAC recordings, you have quick access to your favorite songs.
100+ Years of Firsts in Audio Technology
Founded in 1910, Denon has a deep heritage of “firsts” in audio technology — from Japan’s first audio electronics manufacturer, to producing the world’s first commercial CDs. This focused investment in audio R&D ensures you get the latest technology and highest quality with every listening experience.