7.2 Channels of Power
With 165W per channel, this powerhouse envelopes you in a new level of sound performance. (165W x 7 @ 8ohms 1kHz 0.9% THD with one channel driven)
Play your music out loud - stream it from your smart phone or tablet to the receiver.
New Advanced On-Screen Graphical User Interface
Set up and control the A/V receiver with a redesigned intuitive on-screen graphical user interface. Change inputs, adjust settings, and confirm volume levels on screen.
Up Convert/Upscales Video Signal to 4K via HDMI™
Improve image quality non-4K connected devices to near HD. Analog connected device signals are converted to digital and output via HDMI™, making one cable connection from the receiver to the HDMI-enabled TV possible.
iPod®/iPhone® Music and Video Playback via USB
Listen to music and watch video stored on your iPod® or iPhone® while charging your device through the receiver's front USB input.
Advanced Digital Cinema Auto Calibration - Quick Speaker Setup
Ensure you get the best sound experience from your A/V receiver and speakers. This advanced version offers auto phase matching. Simply place the included microphone where you will be seated, and the settings are automatically optimized based on the distance, delays, and placement of your speakers.
Assignable Digital Audio and Video Inputs
Get the most out of each audio and video input with the ability to reassign inputs to support connected devices.
Get connected to the Internet and your home network to access more music than you can imagine, including music stored on your computer, music services built-in, or AirPlay®.
Music streaming at its very best. Navigate and enjoy the latest from Pandora®, Music Unlimited, Slacker, and vTuner.
Easy Setup Wizard
Quickly set up the DN1040 with the easy-to-follow on-screen wizard. Get connected to the internet, set up your speakers, and get ready for action
HD Digital Cinema Sound and Front High Speakers
Optimize your receiver to mimic the sound characteristics of movie theaters. "Front Height" mode enables vocal height and 3D effects for better positioning of effects, giving added depth to visuals and concerts. Imagine as a helicopter comes from above and lands: you’ll hear the change in height as the effect unfolds on screen.
Compatible with Blu-ray 3D™ movies, video games, and other 3D content.
Audio Return Channel
Eliminate the need for extra cables connected to your TV. This feature allows audio to be sent from your compatible TV to your receiver through the same HDMI™ cable already being used to send audio and video to your TV.
BRAVIA® Sync Capable (HDMI CEC)
Conveniently operate and control select Sony® BRAVIA® Sync devices with one remote including: Sony Blu-ray Disc™ Players, BRAVIA® HDTVs, Sony home theater products.
Easily stream your music from your iPhone®/iPod® Touch, iPad® ,or iTunes®, along with compatible music Apps like Spotify and iHeart Radio. Simply touch the AirPlay® logo when it appears, and select the STRDN1040 to amplify your tunes.
Ten HD Inputs
Get versatile HD connection options with seven HD inputs. Eight HDMI™ inputs (up to 4K capable) let you connect a Sony® PlayStation®3 entertainment system, Blu-ray Disc™ player, any other two HDMI-capable devices for high-definition video and audio. Two component inputs (1080/60i capable) provide added HD-capable connectivity and versatility.
No longer do you have to miss out on the dynamic sound effects in films. When you need to keep the volume low, the sound optimizer enables you to hear the smallest sound effect at low volumes. This dynamic feature gives you the best reproduction of sound effects, while keeping the intended sound stage at high- or low volume levels.
Control with Your iPhone® or Android™ Devices with Free Apps
Download the free Sony TV SideView app from the iTunes® or Google® play app stores, and use your iPhone® or Android™ devices to control volume, inputs, receiver function, and control your network music.
Advanced Blu-ray Disc™ Audio Decoding
Experience sound closer to the way it was captured with LPCM, Dolby® trueHD, ProLogic® IIz, and dts®-HD master audio codecs.
Standby Pass-Through of Audio and Video
Conveniently access all your HDMI™ connected devices without having to power on the receiver.
24p True Cinema™ (Pass-Through)
Watch Blu-ray Disc™ movies in their native frame rate (24 frames per second), when paired with a 24p HDTV and playback device like a Blu-ray Disc™ Player or PlayStation®3 gaming console via HDMI™ cable.