AudioControl - CONCERT XR-8S - Dreamedia AV
AudioControl - CONCERT XR-8S - Dreamedia AV
AudioControl - CONCERT XR-8S - Dreamedia AV
AudioControl - CONCERT XR-8S - Dreamedia AV
Vendor: AudioControl

AudioControl Concert XR-8S AV Receiver

High-end A/V receiver with immersive audio and room correction

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AudioControl Concert XR-8S AV Receiver

Experience the Pinnacle of Home Cinema with AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S

Imagine a home theater that transcends the ordinary, where every chord, every explosion, every whisper comes alive with breathtaking clarity. The AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S is not just a component in your home theater system; it is the heart that pumps life into your cinematic experience. Designed for the discerning audiophile, this receiver offers a symphony of features that promise to immerse you in a soundscape as vast as the filmmakers' imagination.

Unmatched Immersive Sound Formats

The CONCERT XR-8S supports the most coveted surround sound formats, including:

  • Dolby Atmos: For a three-dimensional audio experience that envelops you.
  • Auro-3D: Placing you in the center of the action with natural, lifelike sound.
  • DTS:X: Providing flexible speaker configurations and audio that moves with the on-screen action.
  • IMAX Enhanced: Delivering heart-pounding audio that fills your room with theater-quality sound.

Unparalleled Audio Fidelity and Power

Equipped with 16 channels, the CONCERT XR-8S offers:

  • 7 channels of power with high-current Class H amplifiers.
  • A robust 120 watts per channel at 8 ohms and 200 watts per channel at 4 ohms.
  • ESS SABRE PRO DACs (ES9026PRO) offering 124 dB of dynamic range for audiophile-grade sound.
  • Dirac Live® room correction technology, which fine-tunes the sound to perfection, compensating for your room's acoustic anomalies.

Video Excellence and Support

With the CONCERT XR-8S, your visual experience will be as stunning as your auditory one, thanks to:

  • 7 HDMI 2.0b inputs that fully support 4K UHD and HDR playback.
  • Dolby Vision™ and HDR10/BT.2020 support, ensuring your screen displays the deepest blacks, brightest whites, and vibrant colors.

Connectivity and Control at Your Fingertips

This receiver is built for the modern smart home:

  • AirPlay 2 and Google Chromecast streaming support for effortless audio playback from your favorite devices.
  • IP, IR, RS232, and Wifi control options for seamless integration into your existing smart home system.

Design and Build – A Statement of Excellence

The AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S boasts:

  • A stunning industrial design that is as aesthetically pleasing as it is functional.
  • Real-world power ratings, ensuring the performance matches the specifications.
  • Made in the USA with a 5-year warranty, a testament to its unmatched quality and reliability.

Customization and Flexibility

Tailor your audio experience with:

  • User-configurable outputs for setting up your system exactly as you desire.
  • A comprehensive range of inputs for connecting all your audio/video components.
  • Flexible bass management capabilities, allowing for the perfect balance of low-frequency sounds.

The AudioControl Difference

  • The CONCERT XR-8S is a brand new, factory-sealed product, ensuring you receive a unit in pristine condition.
  • Free shipping in the contiguous U.S., making the purchase process as seamless as the receiver's integration into your home theater.
  • Support for high-resolution audio formats, delivering sound that's as true to the original recording as possible.

Streamlining Your Decision

When considering the AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S for your home theater, the benefits are clear:

  • Advanced engineering for optimal performance that satisfies even the most critical listener.
  • Compatibility with popular smart home platforms, making it a future-proof investment.
  • Extensive customization options, giving you the freedom to craft a personalized sound experience.

The Dreamedia Advantage

At Dreamedia, we understand that setting up a home theater is a journey, and we are here to guide you every step of the way. Our team of experts is available to design a home theater system that is tailored to your space, preferences, and the AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S's capabilities.

Embrace the Future of Home Entertainment

The AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S represents the pinnacle of home cinema technology. It's not just about watching movies; it's about experiencing them in a way that is closer to the director's vision than ever before. With this receiver, you are not just purchasing a piece of equipment; you are investing in an experience that will delight you, your family, and your guests for years to come.

Begin Your AudioControl Journey

To take the first step towards unparalleled audio and video excellence in your home theater, consider the AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S. With its combination of power, precision, and performance, it is the cornerstone of a premium cinematic experience. Contact Dreamedia today to explore how this extraordinary receiver can transform your entertainment space.

Your Satisfaction, Our Commitment

Dreamedia is committed to providing you with not only the best products but also the best service. When you choose the AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S, you choose a partner in Dreamedia that values your satisfaction above all else. We offer comprehensive support and advice to ensure that your home theater not only meets but exceeds your expectations.

Ready to Elevate Your Home Cinema?

The AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S is more than just a receiver; it's a gateway to a new realm of entertainment. With its extensive features, cutting-edge technology, and unparalleled performance, it stands ready to redefine what you thought possible in home cinema. Contact Dreamedia to embark on this transformative journey and bring the ultimate cinematic experience into your home.

Embrace the extraordinary. Immerse yourself in excellence. Choose the AudioControl CONCERT XR-8S.


  • 9.1.6 decoding for Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, IMAX Enhanced, and Auro-3D
  • 8K UHD / HDMI 2.1 and HDCP 2.3
  • All inputs support 8K/60P and 4K/120P
  • ES9026PRO SABRE audiophile DACs (124 dB of dynamic range)
  • Includes Dirac Live® & Dirac Live® Bass Control
  • 7 channels of high power Class H amplification
  • Supports Dolby Vision, HDR10+, HDR10, and HLG
  • 4 user-assignable output channels
  • 7 HDMI inputs / 3 HDMI outputs including Zone 2 (eARC compatible)
  • IP, IR, RS232, and Wifi control
  • Apple® AirPlay 2
  • Google Chromecast built-in streaming support
  • Bluetooth® with aptXHD® support
  • Roon Ready and supports MQA

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General Specifications

  • Model: CONCERT XR-8S
  • Type: 9.1.6 Immersive AV Receiver

Audio Specifications

  • Supported Immersive Surround Formats: Dolby Atmos, Auro-3D, DTS
  • Audio Processing Technology: Dirac Live room correction
  • Amplification: 7 channels of high power Class H amplification
  • Power Output (8 ohms): 120 watts per channel
  • Power Output (4 ohms): 200 watts per channel
  • Total Number of Zones: 3

Input/Output Specifications

  • Inputs: Full complement of inputs for connection to audio/video components
  • Outputs: 16 channels of unbalanced outputs including four user-configurable outputs
  • HDMI Support: 7 HDMI inputs / 3 HDMI outputs including Zone 2 (eARC compatible)
  • Input/Output Support: 8K UHD / HDMI 2.1 and HDCP 2.3

Video Specifications

  • Video Support: Supports Dolby Vision, HDR10+, HDR10, and HLG

Control Options

  • Control Options: IP, IR, RS232, and Wifi control

Streaming and Connectivity

  • Apple AirPlay: Yes
  • Google Chromecast: built-in
  • Bluetooth: Yes with aptXHD support
  • Roon Ready: Yes
  • Supports MQA: Yes

Additional Features

  • DOLBY ATMOS: Supports up to 16 channels for Dolby Atmos
  • DTS: X
  • IMAX ENHANCED: Optimized DTS
  • AURO-3D: Provides a realistic three-dimensional audio experience
  • DIRAC LIVE & DIRAC LIVE BASS CONTROL: Automatic loudspeaker setup and room equalization

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