Rotel RSP-1572

Rotel RSP-1572 is a 7 channel AV-processor

Audio features
RSP-1572 supports many audio formats. Below you find a list of the most important audio formats with a short description of each format.

Dolby DigitalDolby Digital is the most used audio format on DVD and is transfered to the amplifier through HDMI or optical/coaxial digital inputs.

Dolby TrueHDDolby TrueHD is a High-Definition audio format developed for HD-formats like Blu-Ray and can only be transferred through HDMI to the amplifier.

Dolby Pro Logic IIDolby Pro Logic II is the audio system from Dolby that the amplifier will use for analog or two channels Digital sources like TV- broadcasts.

Dolby Pro Logic IIx Dolby Pro Logic IIx is a secondary audio format that makes it possible to transform 5-channel audio to 7-channel audio. This can be a useful feature since most Blu-Ray and DVD only have 5-channel sound.

DTS-HD Master Audio DTS HD Master Audio is a lossless HD audio formats from DTS. This format offers up to 7.1 channels and used on a variety of Blu-Ray films.

DTS DTS is an audio format that is used on a some DVD movies and offers up to 5 discrete channels + subwoofer.

RSP-1572 is not equipped with automatic room correction, but you have the option to adjust the size of the speakers, level of speakers and the distance between the speakers manually. As one of the few products on the market RSP-1572 have also manual adjustment of the frequency response of the speakers using similar to automatic room correction. The manual EQ adjustment on RSP-1572 is 10 bånds (parametrisk) for regular channels and 10 bånds (parametrisk) for subwooferchannel(s).

To get the best possible bass reproduction in your home theater setup RSP-1572 has individual bass handling of the different channels. That means you can set different value for lowpass filter for each speaker group. The low pass filter can be set to a wide range of frequencies. The available frequencies are Hz.

Video features
If you have analog sources which must be connected to a TV or projector through the amplifier, the amplifier has video conversion from composite, s-video and component to digital HDMI signal. This ensures that it is enough with a single HDMI cable to the projector/TV.The Video signal can be upscaled to HD format so that it fits with the TV / projectors resolution if you want to make this transformation in amplifier instead of TV / Projector. The amplifier can upscale to 720p, 1080i and 1080p signal.

RSP-1572 is equipped with Faroudja DCDi Cinema video processor which is an relative advanced video processing circuit. This takes care of converting interlaced signal to high resolution progressive signal.

RSP-1572 is equipped with a wide range of connection option for video sources. It has 6 HDMI, 2 component and 2 composite inputs.It also has 8 RCA inputs for analog audio connection and 3 optical digital inputs and 4 coaxial digital inputs.For connection of equipment that has its own decoding of multichannel audio RSP-1572 is equipped with 1 x 7.1 RCA multichannel input.

The amplifier is equipped with 2 HDMI- 1 component, and 1 composite monitor outputs.The amplifier supports HDMI Arc (Audio Return Channel), which means it can receive audio from a TV from the same cable that transmits image from amplifier to TV. This keeps you from having a seperate digital cable or RCA cable from the TV to the amplifier. Requires that the TV supports HDMI Arc.

The amplifier is equipped with 7.1 RCA preout output so that it is possible for connecting power amplifiers to achieve full 7 channel setup in addition to active subwoofer.

Multi Zone
RSP-1572 allows for playback in multiple rooms, with different sources for each room.

Possible speaker configurations
With processing for 7 channels and purchase of necessary power amplifiers you have the following possible speaker setup with this amplifier.

By acquiring power amplifiers for 7 channels supports 7.1 speaker configuration that allow for front, center, surround and rear surroundøyttalere in addition to a subwoofer.

For a more detailed explanation of the possible speaker configurations you should read speaker configuration section of our home theater amplifier guide.

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RSP-1572 is in sale and the lowest price that is observed is kr 17,995,-. Use the links to price engines on the right side to find the cheapest stores.

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