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Arcam AVR21 AV Receiver


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Ex VAT: £2,829.17

RRP: £4,199.00


AVR21 replaces and improves upon the AVR20 and sits above AVR11, at a more attractive price point compared to AVR31.

Available. To discuss, call 0121 224 7300/7401

Condition: Brand new in original retail packaging

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Warranty length 5 Years
Colour Black
Brand Arcam

Tech Specs

- Continuous power output, per channel, 8Ω/4Ω
...2 channels driven, 20Hz - 20kHz, <0.02% THD 110W/175W
...2 channels driven, 1kHz, 0.2% THD 125W/190W
...7 channels driven, 1kHz, 0.2% THD 90W/110W
...Residual noise & hum (A-wtd) <0.15mV
- Stereo Line Inputs
...Maximum input 4.5V rms
...Nominal sensitivity 1V, 2V, 4V (user adjustable)
...Input impedance 47kΩ
...Signal/noise ratio (A-wtd ref 100W) normal/stereo direct 100dB/110dB
...Frequency response 20Hz—20kHz ± 0.2dB
- Preamplifier Outputs
...Nominal output level 1V RMS (max. 5V RMS)
...Output impedance 560Ω
...THD+N (20Hz—20kHz) –100dB
- Headphone Output
...Maximum output level into 32Ω 5Vrms
...Output impedance <100Ω
- General
...Mains voltage 110–120V or 220–240V, 50–60Hz
...Power consumption (maximum) 1.5kW (Thermal dissipation approx. 5200 BTU/hour)
...Power consumption (idle, typical) 100W (Thermal dissipation approx. 350 BTU/hour)
...Power consumption (standby) <0.5W
- Dimensions W x D (including speaker terminals) x H (including feet) 433 x 425 x 171mm
- Weight (net) 16.6kg
- Weight (packed) 19.9kg

Supplied accessories
- Mains lead
- Remote control with 2 x AAA batteries
- Quick Start Guide (full manual online)
- DAB/FM aerial
- 3 x Wi-Fi/Bluetooth antennas
- Calibration microphone
- USB cable

Product Description

Arcam AVR21 AV receiver replaces the AVR20 and improves on the prior model to deliver the very best possible audio performance with both music and multi channel soundtracks alike, at a more attractive price vs the AVR31. 

Loves Music & Movies

The AVR21 is designed with 16 channels of decoding to deliver the ultimate in listening or viewing across the 7 channels of AB amplification. Like its predecessor its designed for fantastic sound quality no matter what you throw at it and is impressive with all types of music as well as multi-channel content.

Giving The Power

AVR21 has an over-engineered power supply and transformer that can deliver the power required to ensure a smooth and seamless experience that once combined with the Dirac room optimisation gives you a perfect harmony of power to strength.


The AVR21 delivers musicality on a whole new level thanks to the power delivery and codecs that integrate with Bluetooth with aptXHD, Spotify Connect, Tidal Connect, Chromecast as well as Apple Airplay 2 meaning you are never short of options to connect to for your listening or viewing pleasure.  

Key Features

- 16 Channels of Dolby Atmos, DTS:X & AURO-3D decoding
- 7 HDMI inputs, 3 HDMI outputs inc Zone 2, eARC compatible
- HDMI 2.1 with HDCP2.3
- All inputs support 8K@60fps and 4K@120fps
- Supports Dolby Vision, HDR10+, HDR10 and HLG
- Includes Dirac Live® room correction
- Ready for Dirac Live Bass Control*
- Dual ESS 9026PRO audiophile DACs with ESS reference voltage regulators
- 7 Channels of high power Class AB amplification
- Wi-Fi / Ethernet, RS232 and IR control
- Google Chromecast® built-in for streaming audio
- Apple® Airplay2
- Bluetooth aptX®HD
- Free MusicLife iOS and Android UPnP app
- Supports MQA
- Roon Ready

What does AVR21 include that AVR11 doesn't?

- 9.1.6 Decoding
- Toroidal Transformer
- Higher Power 2 CH = 2 x 125 Watts
- Higher Power 7 CH = 7 x 90 Watts
- 3 x HDMI Outputs

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0121 224 7350/7351

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