Immerse yourself in the 5.2.2ch surround sound created by Dolby Atmos® or DTS:X® and optimally adjusted by MCACC, while the spectacle of Ultra HD video, HDR10, HLG, and Dolby Vision™ unfolds before your eyes. FlareConnect™ lets you enjoy wireless multi-room audio with smooth control on the Pioneer Remote App, from various sources including vinyl records. With Chromecast built-in and DTS Play-Fi®, you can play music from internet radio and network streaming services on the VSX-933 using your smartphone.



Amplifier Design Discrete Direct Energy
Power Output: Watts per Channel (20Hz-20kHz,.08%THD@8ohm 2ch Driven) 80 W/ch
Estimated Power Consumption/Network Standby of 460 W/0.15 W
Channels 7.2
Power Output: Watts per Channel (1kHz,10%THD@6ohm 1ch Driven) 165 W/ch

Handheld and Internet

AirPlay Yes
Made for iPhone and iPod -
Chromecast built-in Yes
TIDAL Music Streaming Service Ready Yes
Streaming Audio From PC/Network Yes
Internet Radio Yes
HTC Connect -
iOS/Android Remote Control APP Pioneer Remote App
Spotify Connect Yes
Amazon Music Yes
Pandora Internet Radio Yes

Decoders & Formats

Digital Quad-Core 32-bit DSP (Cirrus Logic) Digital Quad-Core 32-bit DSP (Cirrus Logic)
Audio Processing -
Music File Playback 192 kHz/24-bit ALAC, AIFF, FLAC, WAV Via USB
Dolby Atmos Yes
Dolby Digital Plus Yes
DTS-HD Master Audio Yes
DTS Neo:X -
Audio DACs 384 kHz/32-bit D/A Conversion with AK4458 (AKM)
iPod Digital Audio -
High-Definition Copy Protection (HDCP) 2.2
Dolby TrueHD Yes
DTS Neural:X Yes
HDMI SACD Transfer 2 Channel

Soundfield Calibration

Phase Control Yes
MCACC Memory 1
EQ Bands 9-band
X-Curve -
Polarity Check -
Standing Wave Control -
Symmetric EQ Yes
Distance Adjustment 0.1 feet
Auto Subwoofer Crossover Yes

Listening Modes

Auto Surround Yes
Advanced Surround 10+1
Front Stage Surround Advance Yes
Virtual Speakers -
Stream Direct Yes (Direct, Pure Direct)
Wide Surround -
Headphone Surround -

Audio Features

Dialog Enhancement -
DSD Music File 2ch:2.8MHz/5.6MHz Multi:2.8MHz
Digital Noise Reduction -
Sound Delay (Lip Sync) Yes
Bi-Amp Yes
Advanced Sound Retriever Yes
Sound Retriever AIR -
Tone Control Multi
Speaker A/B -

Video Processing

4K Ultra HD Pass-Through Yes (HDR10, HLG and BT.2020 Wide Color Gamut Signal Pass-through)
3-D Ready Yes
HDMI Standby Through Yes with Input Switch / Last Memory
HDMI x.v. Color Yes
Video Converter to HDMI Yes
Component Video Scaler -
Pure Cinema I/P Converter -
3D Noise Reduction -
4K Ultra HD Video Scaler Ultra HD Upscaling
Audio Return Channel Yes
HDMI 36-bit Deep Color Yes
Video Processor -
HDMI to HDMI Video Scaler 480i to 480p
Composite Video Scaler -
Advanced Video Adjustment -
Super Resolution Yes


HDMI Input / Output 6 In (Rear) / 1 Out
Wi-Fi Built-In Yes (Dual Band 5 GHz/2.4 GHz)
Wireless Adapter Port -
Component Video Input / Output 1 In
iPhone / iPod / USB Memory Input -
Ethernet Input Yes
Digital Audio Inputs / Output 2 In (Optical 1, Coaxial 1)
Headphone Output Yes
AM/FM Presets AM/FM Tuner 40 Presets
MHL 2 -
Bluetooth Built-In Yes (Version: 4.1 + LE, Profile: A2DP 1.2/ AVRCP 1.3, Codec: SBC/AAC)
Bluetooth Adapter Port -
Composite A/V Input / Output 2 In
USB Terminal Front and Rear
Analog Audio Inputs / Output 2 in / 0 out
Pre-Amp Output 0.2 ch.
Front A/V Inputs USB / 3.5mm stereo mini jack


On-Screen Display GUI with System/Network Setup Menu
Multi-Room and Source Output -
Multi-Zone On-Screen Display -
Function Rename -
Sleep Timer Yes
Auto Power Down Yes
IR Serial Remote In/Out -
FL Dimmer Yes
Remote Yes


Front Panel Brushed
Speaker Terminals 9 large


Warranty 1 Year Parts & Labor


W x H x D (inches) Wi-Fi Antenna's Up -
Weight 20.7
W x H x D (inches) 17.13 x 6.81 x 14.56


Product Manuals

Download the Product Manuals for VSX-933 here: 29403368 , SN29403368 VSX 933 Es 180302 web , SN29403368 VSX 933 Fr 180302 web .

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