Harman-Kardon AVR 1565 Stereo Receiver User Manual

HARMAN Consumer, Inc.
8500 Balboa Boulevard, Northridge, CA 91329 USA www.harmankardon.com
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Harman Kardon and Logic 7 are trademarks of HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated, registered in the United States and/or other countries. Dolby and Pro Logic are registered
trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. DTS is a registered trademark of DTS, Inc. DTS-HD Master Audio is a trademark of DTS, Inc. HDMI is a registered trademark of HDMI Licensing LLC.
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Features, specifications and appearance are subject to change without notice.
5.1-channel, 70-watt audio/video receiver with HDMI v.1.4a with 3-D
Key Features
Powers a 5.1-channel surround-sound system
70 watts of power per channel
High-current-capability (HCC), ultrawide-bandwidth amplifier
design for accurate, dynamic sound and emotional impact
HDMI v.1.4a with 3-D and Deep Color for playing 3-D content
such as movies, TV shows and sporting events
Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding for high-
resolution sound that matches high-resolution video
Logic 7 processing turns conventional stereo sources into
5.1-channel surround sound
FM/AM tuner with 30 station presets
Surround-sound decoding for all popular Dolby and DTS
Lip-sync adjustment delays the audio signal to match the
video signal
Three HDMI outputs provide extensive video connectivity
One component and three composite video inputs
Three digital audio inputs and six analog audio inputs
Front-panel analog audio input makes it easy to connect to
portable sources
Subwoofer pre-out allows for connecting to a powered subwoofer
Color-coded binding-post speaker connectors for secure
Headphone jack with HARMAN headphone surround mode for
stereo headphones
Subwoofer trigger output for compatible subwoofers
Upgradeable firmware via USB port to keep receiver’s
performance up to date
Detachable IEC power cord makes installation easier
Ease of Use
■ On-screen display (OSD) makes setting up the receiver easy
■ Programmable IR remote can control your entire audio/video
■ Two-line dot-matrix information display for listening to
music – without turning on the TV
■ 30 FM/AM radio-station presets make it easy to find your
favorite station
Key Specications
Audio Section
Stereo mode, continuous average power: 70 watts/channel,
1kHz, <0.9% THD, both channels driven @ 8 ohms
Multichannel power: 70 watts/channel, 1kHz,
<0.9% THD, two channels driven @ 8 ohms
Bandwidth @ 1W (+0dB/–3dB): 10Hz – 100kHz
Input sensitivity/impedance (line-in): 200mV/47k ohms
Signal-to-noise ratio (IHF-A): 100dB
Adjacent channel separation – Dolby Pro Logic
I/II: 40dB,
Dolby Digital: 55dB, DTS: 55dB
High instantaneous-current capability (HCC): ±25 amps
Transient intermodulation distortion (TIM): unmeasurable
Slew rate: 40V/µsec
FM Tuner Section
■ Frequency range: 87.5MHz – 108.0Mhz
■ Usable sensitivity (IHF): 1.3
■ Signal-to-noise ratio (mono/stereo): 70dB/65dB
■ Distortion (mono/stereo): 0.15%/0.3%
■ Stereo separation: 40dB @ 1kHz
■ Selectivity (±400kHz): 70dB
■ Image rejection: 80dB
IF rejection: 90dB
AM Tuner Section
■ Frequency range: 520kHz – 1720kHz
■ Signal-to-noise ratio: 45dB
■ Usable sensitivity (loop): 500
■ Distortion (1kHz): 50%, mod 0.8%
■ Selectivity (±10kHz): 30dB
Video Section
Television format: NTSC
Input level/impedance: 1Vp-p/75 ohms
Output level/impedance: 1Vp-p/75 ohms
Video frequency response (composite video): 10Hz – 8MHz (–3dB)
HDMI v.1.4a with 3-D and Deep Color
Power requirement: AC 120V/60Hz
Power consumption: 65W idle; 540W maximum
(five channels driven)
Dimensions: 17-5/16" x 6-1/2" x 15"
(442mm x 165mm x 381mm)
Weight: 20.5 lb (9.3kg)
AVR 1565