Pioneer HTB-921 bundle (VSX-921 with BDP-140) | Pioneer Home Cinema

By: Audio T  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Remote Control, Surround Sound, Internet Radio

Pioneer VSX-921


Output Power per Channel 150W

Impedance at Output Level 6O

Number of Channels 7

Signal / Noise Ratio 100 dB

Input Connections• 4 x HDMI (1080p upscaling)

5 x Composite

2 x Component

1 x Coaxial

2 x Optical

2 x USB host

1 x iPod/iPhone Digital via USB (cable included)

1 x Ethernet

1 x Bluetooth adapter port for AS-BT200

Output Connections• 1 x HDMI

1 x Composite

1 x Component

AM/FM Tuner with RDS

Tuner Pre-set Stations 30

PlaysLPCM, MP3, WAV, AAC, WMA Lossless, Apple Lossless, FLAC

HD Audio FormatsDolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio

Audio Return Channel

Stand-by Pass Through

Control with HDMI

HDMI Repeater

On-Screen Display (GUI) Easy-to-use GUI, available in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Dutch and Russian

Firmware updates (via Internet or USB)


Internet Radio


DLNA Certified (v1.5)

Remote Control Glow-key, preset remote control

Weight 9.9 kg

Dimensions (W x H x D) 435 x 168 x 362.5 mm

Inputs/Outputs Connections

AV Front Input


Bluetooth Adapter Port

Component Video Input/Output 2/1 (assignable)

Composite Input/Output 4/1

Digital Optical Input/Output 2/- (assignable)

Digital Coaxial Input 1/-

Ethernet 1

HDMI Input/Output 4 (assignable)/1

HDMI version 1.4a

Headphone Input

IR In/Out 1/1

Large speaker terminals

Pre-amp Output (SW)

USB Host (Front)

Apple Compatibility

Works with iPod Yes (cable included)

Works with iPhone Yes

Works with iPad Yes

AirPlay Yes

Air Jam Yes

iControl AV2 Yes

iPhone Control Button Yes

Compatible Generations iPod: 5th Generation, Nano and above

iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4>

iPad, iPad 2

Supported Functions Audio & video playback

On-screen album art


Network Features

With optional AS-WL300 adapter

Surround Sound Formats

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital EX

Dolby Digital Plus

Dolby Pro Logic II

Dolby Pro Logic IIx Yes Dolby Pro Logic IIz

Dolby True HD



DTS Neo: 6

DTS 96/24


DTS-HD High Resolution Audio

DTS-HD Master Audio

Surround Modes 15 + 1 (Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Mono Film, Entertainment Show, Expanded Theater, TV Surround, Advanced Game, Sports, Classical, Rock/Pop, Unplugged, Extended Stereo, Front Stage Surround Focus, Front Stage Surround Wide + Phones Surround)

Audio Features

Auto Level Control (Multi-channel)

Auto Surround

Dialogue Enhancement

Digital Noise Reduction

DSD-to-PCM Convertor (Multi-channel)

Dynamic Range Control

Headphone Surround

Front Stage Surround Advance

Multizone Function (2)

Phase Control

MCACC (Advanced, 9-band)

PQLS (Multi-channel)

Sound Delay (LipSync)

Advanced Sound Retriever (Multi-channel)

Sound Retriever AIR

Standing Wave Control

Stream Direct

Symmetric EQ

Virtual Surround Back

Virtual Height


Video Features

Deep Colour

3D Ready


HD Digital Film Direct 24

Upscaling to 1080p

Advanced Video Adjust


Power Output

Power output per channel 150W

Condition 1kHz, 1% THD, 6O

Rated Power Output 150W per channel

Input (Sensitivity/Imp.): LINE 315 mV / 47kO

Frequency Response: LINE 5 Hz - 100 kHz +0/-3 dB

Signal-to-Noise Ratio: LINE (DIN) 100 dB

Power Requirements AC 220 - 230 V / 50/60 Hz

Power Consumption (in use / standby) 550 W / 0.30 W

Auto Power Down


Design: Discrete Amplification Type

Digital Signal Processor: Freescale

Amplifier Specifications

D/A Converter 192 kHz / 24-bit

A/D Converter 96 kHz / 24-bit

Pioneer BDP–140

Main Features

HD Audio Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS-HD High Resolution Audio


1 x HDMI

1 x Ethernet

1 x Optical out

2ch Analogue Audio out

1 x Composite out

2 x USB (Front & Rear)

Blu-ray Profile: Blu-ray 3D

Control with HDMI

Wireless LAN Optional WiFi converter available


SACD Multi Decoder

Video Signal D/A Converter 148.5 MHz / 12-bit

Dimensions (W x H x D)435 x 58 x 249 mm

Power Consumption (in use/standby)  23 W / 0,3 Watt


SACD discs

Blu-ray disc (BD-ROM, BD-R, BD-RE, BD-9)





DivX (DivX Plus HD)

JPEG Playback (USB, DVD, CD, LAN)

JPEG + MP3/WMA simultaneous Play






Other File Playback.ts, .avi, .m2ts, .m4v, .flv, .mov, LPCM (.wav), .3gp

Audio Features

192 kHz/24-bit D/A Converter

Dolby Digital

Dolby Digital Plus

Dolby TrueHD

Dolby Digital EX


DTS CD Capability

DTS Digital Surround

DTS-HD High Resolution Audio

DTS 96/24


Dynamic Range Control

Sound Retriever Link

Stream Smoother Link

Video Features

PureCinema Progressive Scan: PAL/NTSC

Deep Colour 36-bit

x.v. Colour

Network Features

IP Control

Playable Networks/Channels: YouTube Picasa

Network Streaming

DTCP over IP

Wake on LAN (on/off)


Quick Start

Remote Control Unit Preset

Auto Power-Off

Power Requirements AC 220-240 V / 50/60 Hz

Keywords: Bluetooth Adapter, Component Video, Control Button, Internet Radio, On-Screen Display, Output Power, Remote Control, Surround Sound, Video Playback,

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