Integra has announced several new reference-grade offerings geared at installers that will debut next week at CEDIA 2019, including the DRC-R1.3 11.2-Channel Network A/V Processor ($2,499) and the DRX-R1.3 11.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver ($3,299) from its flagship Research Series, along with the DRX-7.3 9.2-Channel Network A/V Receiver ($2,399).
Integra’s latest multi-channel A/V receivers and processor from the “Dot 3” series provide both high-end audio and custom integrator-oriented features. All three models are now IMAX Enhanced for IMAX digitally remastered content, and include 4K HDBaseT for 4K HDR video and control up to 100 meters away over Cat 5/6/7 wiring.
Additionally, all three units support Dolby Atmos and DTS:X formats up to 7.2.4 channels and feature multi-zone processing and wireless technologies including: Chromecast built-in with Google Assistant voice control; Works with Sonos, AirPlay2 multi-room synced audio with voice control via Siri-enabled devices;and DTS Play-Fi multi-room hi-fi music streaming. Each also includes pass-through support for 4K/60p, HDR10, Dolby Vision, HLG, BT.2020, WCG (Wide Color Gamut), 4:4:4/24-bit color, HDCP 2.3, and eARC as specified in HDMI 2.1.
All three models will be at the Integra/Onkyo booth during CEDIA at booth #3713, where visitors will also be invited to sit in on one of Integra’s brief Tech Talks with partners such as THX, IMAX, Domotz, Dolby and others, which will begin at 10:00 a.m. each day, with topics/presenters changing every 30 minutes.