Harman Kardon AVR 170 specifications

Harman Kardon AVR 170
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Harman Kardon AVR 170 specifications

Below you will find the product specifications and the manual specifications of the Harman Kardon AVR 170.

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Brand Harman Kardon
Model AVR 170
Product Receiver
EAN 282922608728, 0282922608728
Language English
Filetype PDF
Power output per channel (20-20KHz@8 Ohm) 100 W
Audio output channels 5.1 channels
Input sensitivity 250 mV
Input impedance 27000 Ω
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR) 100 dB
Frequency range 10 - 100000 Hz
Receiver type Surround
HDMI in 6
Composite video in 2
Audio (L/R) in 3
Digital audio optical in 2
Remote (IR) input 1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports 1
USB ports quantity 1
Number of HDMI outputs 1
Composite video out 1
Audio (L/R) out 1
Headphone outputs 1
Headphone connectivity 3.5 mm
Ports & interfaces
Speakers connectivity type Clamp terminals
Connectivity technology Wired
FM antenna ports quantity 1
RS-232 ports 1
Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi -
Supported radio bands AM,FM
AM band range 522 - 1710 kHz
FM band range 87.5 - 108 MHz
Optical drive
Optical drive included
Card reader integrated
Analog signal format system NTSC,PAL
Technical details
Display -
Audio decoders Dolby Digital,Dolby Digital EX,Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Pro Logic,Dolby Pro Logic II,Dolby TrueHD,DTS Neo:6,DTS-HD,DTS-HD Master Audio
Remote control included
Product colour Black
Apple docking compatibility Not supported
Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified
AC input voltage 220-240 V
AC input frequency 50 Hz
Power consumption (typical) 240 W
Power consumption (standby) 0.5 W
Weight & dimensions
Width 440 mm
Depth 377 mm
Height 165 mm
Weight 5800 g
Packaging content
User guide
Batteries included
FM antenna
AM antenna
The Harman Kardon® AVR 170 has virtually everything that you want in an audio/video receiver. Do you want sheer power? The AVR 170 provides 100 watts per channel thanks to a new, eco-friendly, digital power supply that delivers superior performance without the heavy transformers in conventional designs. Want a variety of entertainment sources? The receiver includes vTuner® Internet radio, DLNA® 1.5 and AirPlay for streaming and HDMI® inputs for HDTV, Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD discs and video games. How about a system that’s easy to use? A mobile app, remote control and intuitive menu system offer sheer simplicity.

Powerful and versatile yet easy to use.

You don’t live in a mansion – yet. Still, that’s no reason for you not to enjoy the same level of home entertainment as a person who does. We’ve designed the Harman Kardon® AVR 170 audio/video receiver to handle a remarkable number of high-definition sources and to output audio at levels that will blow your mind yet not blow out your windows. Six HDMI® inputs ensure connectivity to all your HDTV, Blu-ray Disc™, DVD and video-game sources, while built-in AirPlay and DLNA® 1.5 certified connectivity enable you to play audio files from compatible computers, tablets and mobile devices – with quality that you wouldn’t have thought was possible. There’s even vTuner® Internet radio. To top it all off, a programmable remote control, an intuitive menu system and available mobile apps make operation and setup easy for a device this advanced. Powered by an eco-friendly, digital power supply that delivers superior performance and 100 watts per channel without the weight of conventional designs, this receiver will fill your room with crisp, clear Harman Kardon sound that you can feel even as it reduces its carbon footprint.

5.1-channel sound at 100 watts per channel

Harman Kardon engineers have built the AVR 170 audio/video receiver for a premium home theater experience, with the ability to fill the air with astonishing sound at 100 watts per channel. Speaking of the channels: With 5.1 of them, plus connections for a subwoofer, the AVR 170 immerses you in a true surround-sound environment.

DLNA 1.5 certified connectivity

Hear your networked audio sources as never before in pitch-perfect surround sound. DLNA 1.5 enables the AVR 170 to stream audio content from compatible devices on your home network via Ethernet connection, allowing you to enjoy them at a quality that you would not have thought possible.


Hear how truly amazing your streaming music can sound. AirPlay allows you to stream music from your iOS® devices and from the iTunes service through your AVR 170 for superb sound.

Eco-friendly design

Lighter. Greener. Louder. The AVR 170 uses a custom-designed digital power supply that delivers the amplifier power and superior sound that you expect from Harman Kardon products, without requiring hefty transformers. The result is the same power as conventional designs with a lower overall carbon footprint impact.

EzSet/EQ calibration

The Harman Kardon EzSet/EQ™ system automatically sets key system parameters and fine-tunes the AVR 170’s sound to your specific listening room with the press of a few buttons.

USB port for music-file playback and system upgrades

Your AVR 170 doesn’t need a docking station. Instead, its front-panel USB port allows an easy-access connection point for iOS devices and USB drives or music stored on a flash drive. Furthermore, the included AVR remote gives you a convenient way to control most connected devices.

vTuner Internet radio

Enjoy your favorite radio stations, podcasts and Internet-only programming from around the globe in outstanding surround sound on your AVR 170. vTuner Internet radio gives you quick, easy access to radio stations, podcasts and internet-only programming from around the world.

HK remote control app

Downloadable from the iTunes store for Apple products and the Google Play market for Android, the free Harman Kardon remote control app allows you to transform your smartphone or tablet into an easy-to-use remote control. Compatible with most iOS and Android™ devices, the app’s high-definition graphical user interface gives you full control of your AVR 170 through the convenience of your favorite portable device.

HDMI inputs with 3D, CEC and Deep Color

3D movies play as vividly and realistically in your home as they would in a movie theater, thanks to the AVR 170’s advanced HDMI connectivity. Experience everything from a 3D TV to a 3D Blu-ray Disc recording with an astonishing level of realism.

Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding

Hear films on your AVR 170 the way the filmmakers intended you to hear them – no matter which spot you get on the couch. Dolby® TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio™ decoding create an immersive, high-resolution sound environment that matches the high-resolution HDMI video from HD sources such as Blu-ray Disc recordings.