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Pioneer Elite SC-82 7.2-Channel Class D3 Network A/V Receiver

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Original price $1,287.00
Original price $1,287.00 - Original price $1,287.00
Original price $1,287.00
Current price $890.00
$890.00 - $890.00
Current price $890.00



The fully equipped 7.2-channel Elite SC-82 AV receiver delivers advanced Pioneer connectivity in a multi-zone receiver with features tomatch its performance. Perfect for custom home entertainment installations, the robust aluminum front panel and insulated dual chassis house the powerand finesse of Elite Class D3 amplification.

Powerful, Efficient Class D3 Amplification.

The Elite SC-82 delivers seven channels of cutting-edge Elite Class D3 amplification for a total of 660 Watts multi-channel simultaneousdrive. Rated at 130 watts x 7 channels (8 Ohms, 1kHz, 0.08% THD 2 Ch), this is significantly more simultaneous multi-channel power than the Class ABcompetition, the SC-82 reproduces music and soundtracks with uncompromising authority and realism, exploiting the full dynamics from any media source.And Elite Class D3 amplifiers are 4-ohm certified, so they safely power low-impedance speakers that other receivers arent made to handle.And they run cooler than conventional Class AB designs, using just a fraction of the energy while delivering more power with all channels driven. Infact, the SC-82 is so efficient, it proudly wears ENERGY STAR label.

HDMI 2.0 for 4K.

The Elite SC-82 features HDMI 2.0, the newest version of the HDMI standard which offers increased bandwidth, resolution and frame-rate capability,supporting 4K resolution at 60 frames per second. With 7 HDMI inputs and 2 outputs, you've got plenty of connectivity options for the growing number ofhigh-definition sources available.

Ultimate Sound Control with Advanced MCACC.

Imagine having your own sound engineer precision-tuning your system to your living room thats what Advanced Multi-Channel Acoustic Calibrationsystem (MCACC) is like. With the push of a button, the Elite SC-82 calibrates your room sound using a microphone to monitor the sound environment andan equalizer to optimize and precision-tune each speaker to the room.


4K Pass-Through.

4K Ultra HD Pass-through is the recognized standard of ultra-high video resolution, boasting 3,840 x 2,160 (24 Hz/25 Hz/30 Hz) pixels or 4,096 x 2,160(24 Hz) pixels. Every Elite AV receiver can pass through 4K video signals to any compatible display, offering the highest-quality image available afull four times the current HD standard!

Get the Big Picture with Qdeo Video Processing

Experience an exceptional, virtually noise-free picture regardless of the source. Qdeo video processing technology by Marvell and a 4K Scaler allowsyou to up-scale any video source to 4K Ultra HD resolution for improved picture quality and compatibility with next generation TVs, and makes Blu-rayDisc and DVD content look more detailed and cinematic than ever before.

Fits With Your Lifestyle.

The Elite SC-82 is right at home with Apple devices, thanks to Made for iPod and iPhone certification. Each is easily connectedand charges your device with your normal charging cable and without the need for a dock. Enjoy music enhanced with album art, and when you receive acall, your iPhone will mute the music so you can talk.

ROKU Ready.

An MHL 2.0 port supports the small but mighty Roku Streaming Stick, which lets you stream more than 1,000 channels of TV, tens of thousands of moviesand other programming options for a limitless streaming experience.


AirPlay Easy.

Enjoy effortless AirPlay connectivity through your compatible iPhone, iPad and iPod. Stream your favorite artists straight from your PC or Mac with Pandora Internet Radio, or listen to a world of content with vTuner Internet Radio. Up front, plug a memory audio deviceinto the USB port for music or photos. And of course, this Elite receiver is Bluetooth- and Wi-Fi-ready with Pioneers optionalAS-BT200 Bluetooth adapter and AS-WL-300 Wi-Fi adapter.


Spotify Connect.

Spotify Connect lets you play and control Spotify on your devices. Choose music on one device and listen on another. At home, hit Play on your mobiledevice and hear high fidelity sound through the Elite SC-82. You can also control the music from your mobile phone.

Windows 8 Certified.

Don't limit your media experience to your laptop speakers. Windows 8 Play To feature makes it easy to stream music stored on your PC to the EliteSC-82, so you can enjoy your entire media library on the biggest speakers in the house.

HTC Connect for Android.

With HTC Connect, audiophiles who demand serious sound can enjoy their music with CD-quality resolution using their HTC smartphone, streaminghigh-quality, audio, video and photo streaming for an effortless, out-of-the-box audiophile experience, all with the swipe of a finger.

Precision Playback in Multiple Formats.

Supporting high-resolution digital file formats such as AIFF, WAV, FLAC and Apple Lossless lets audiophiles hear their favorite music as it wasoriginally intended. Apple Lossless reconstructs exact data from compressed data, with no discernible loss in audio quality. MP3, AAC, WMA, WAV andFLAC music files can be streamed from a compatible PC, laptop, tablet, DLNA Server or smartphone.

Pioneers Ultimate Control App

Pioneers free of charge iControlAV5 turns your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or select Android device into a powerful wireless remote that controlseverything from volume and input selections to advanced features like EQ adjustments and Internet Radio, and even streams music stored on your phonethrough the Elite SC-82 using the new Push Player feature.

Easy Setup with AVNavigator Built In.

Imagine an owners manual that actually communicates with your receiver, then walks you through the set-up process as you do it. Pioneer's AVNavigatoris an interactive owners manual that uses your networked PC, MAC or iPad device to communicate directly with the Elite SC-82, walking youthrough speaker set-up, Advanced MCACC room calibration, sound optimization, firmware updates and more.

A Perfect Solution for Your Home Theater.

The Elite SC-82 is built to last and offers versatile custom-installation solutions for home entertainment, with Multi-Zone capability that lets youset up three great systems. And because Pioneer is dedicated to custom installation, our relationships with custom-control providers like AMX , Control4, Crestron and other leading brands makes the SC-82 the perfect centerpiece for whole-house systems.

Item Includes

  • 7.2ch AV receiver
  • 6.5' AC power cord
  • Remote control (AXD7723)
  • 2 "AAA" batteries
  • Auto-calibration microphone
  • FM wire antenna
  • AM loop antenna
  • Operating Instructions on CD-ROM
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty Card
  • Safety Brochure
  • "Preventing Shorting of Speaker Cords" note
  • "For 4K/60p-compatible TV Users" note
  • Firmware Update Notice


Amplifier DesignClass D3 (Direct Energy HD)
Power Output: Watts per Channel (20 Hz 20 kHz, THD 0.08 % @ 8 ohms FTC)VSX Model Power Rating Only
Power Output: Watts per Channel (6 ohms 1 kHz 1 % 1ch Driven)VSX Model Power Rating Only
Power Output: Watts per Channel (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.08 %, 2 ch Driven FTC)130 Watts x 7
Power Output: Watts per Channel (4 ohms, 1 kHz, 1 %, 2 ch Driven)210 Watts x 7
Power Output: Watts Multi ch Simultaneous Drive (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 1 %)660 Watts
4 OHM Speaker"Yes"/
Estimated Power Consumption/Standby with HDMI Control off290 W/0.1 W (standby)
ENERGY STAR 3.0 Certified"Yes"/
HTC Connect"Yes"/
Made for iPhone and iPod"Yes"/
iOS/Android Remote Control APPiControlAV5
vTuner Internet Radio"Yes"/
Pandora Internet Radio"Yes"/
DLNA 1.5 (DMR)"Yes"/
Music Playback via USB NetworkMP3, WMA, AAC, Apple Lossless, 192kHz / 24-Bit WAV, FLAC, AIFF, DSD
Hi-Res AudioApple Lossless, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, DSD
Digital Core DSP EngineTexas Instruments Aureus
Air Studios Certification-
iPod Digital Audio"Yes"/
192K/24-Bit DACsESS SABRE Premier Audio DAC
High-Definition Copy Protection (HDCP)1.4
Dolby True HD"Yes"/
Dolby Digital plus"Yes"/
DTS-HD Master Audio"Yes"/
HDMI SACD TransferMulti- Channel
Phase ControlAuto / Plus
Manual MCACC"Yes"/
MCACC Memory6
Standing Wave Control"Yes"/
EQ Bands9-Band (Advanced)
Symmetric EQ"Yes"/
Distance Adjustment1/2 Inch
Polarity Check"Yes"/
Auto Subwoofer Crossover"Yes"/
Auto Surround"Yes"/
Auto Level ControlMulti-Channel
Stream DirectDirect / Pure Direct
Advanced Surround11 + 1
Wide Surround"Yes"/
Front Stage Surround AdvanceYes (Focus/Wide)
Headphone Surround"Yes"/
Virtual SpeakersYes (Surround Back/Height/Wide)
Virtual Depth"Yes"/
DSD Music File2 Ch
Audio ProcessingHi-bit24
PQLS Jitter ReductionHDMI Bitstream/ Multi
Dialog Enhancement"Yes"/
Advanced Sound RetrieverMulti-Channel / Auto with ARC
Sound Retriever AIR"Yes"/
Digital Noise Reduction"Yes"/
Tone Control2 Channel
Sound Delay (Lip Sync)Yes (800 ms)
Speaker A/B"Yes"/
Bi-AmpFront Channel
4K 60p Ultra HD Passthrough"Yes"/
4K 60p Ultra HD Video Scaler"Yes"/
3-D Ready"Yes"/
Audio Return Channel"Yes"/
HDMI 36-bit Deep Color"Yes"/
HDMI x.v. Color"Yes"/
Video Converter to HDMI"Yes"/
Video ScalerMarvell Qdeo
Stream Smoother"Yes"/
Pure Cinema"Yes"/
Video Parameter AdjustmentsYNR, CNR, BNR, MNR, Detail, Brightness, Contrast, Hue, Chroma, Black Level
HDMI Input / Output7 In (6 Rear, 1 Front) / 2 Out
MHL 2.0 Input1 (Rear)
Wireless Adapter PortAS-WL300
Bluetooth Adapter PortAS-BT200
Component Video Input / Output2 In (Assignable)
iPhone / iPodFront USB
USB Memory Input1 (Front)
Ethernet Input"Yes"/
Composite A/V Input / Output2 In / 1 Out
Analog Audio Inputs / Output1 In
Digital Inputs / Output2 In
Pre-Amp OutputsPreout 7.1 ch (9.2 ch terminals)
Headphone Output"Yes"/
Front A/V InputsUSB & HDMI
AM/FM Presets63
On-Screen DisplayGraphical User Interface (GUI) with Album Artwork (HDMI only)
Multi-Room and Source OutputHDZONE Audio & Video (HDMI and Powered) / Powered ZONE2 Audio
Zone 2 SourcesAll Audio Sources
Zone 3 SourcesAll Audio Sources
ECO ModeEco Mode 1/Eco Mode 2
12 Volt Trigger (Assignable)2
IR Serial Remote In/Out2 In / 1 Out
Network Firmware UpdateYes
AVNavigatorAVNavigator Built-in
PC Set-Up-
IP Control for CI"Yes"/
Versatile Speaker ConfigurationSurround Back/ Front Height/ Front Wide/ Front Bi-Amp/ Zone 2/ B-Speaker/ Powered HD Zone
FL Dimmer"Yes"/
Function Rename"Yes"/
RemoteLearning Remote Control (Luminous)
Sleep Timer"Yes"/
Detachable Power Cord"Yes"/
Front PanelBrushed
Transformer Stabilizer"Yes"/
Advanced Direct Construction"Yes"/
Large Speaker TerminalsAll
Warranty2 Years Parts & Labor
W x H x D (inches)17.13 x 7.31 x 17.38
Weight32.16 lbs