HEOS by Denon Drive HS2
HEOS is a wireless music system from renowned audio company Denon. It allows you to control all your music effortlessly and wirelessly from anywhere in your home. All you need is one or more HEOS components and the free app for any mobile device and you can enjoy your music at high quality throughout your home.
The HEOS Drive HS2 is designed to offer high-quality whole home multi-zone audio from a single compact chassis.
Designed by custom integration specialists for custom integration professionals, HEOS Drive is a unique 4 zone whole home audio distribution system with 8 channels of Class D amplification, all in a 2RU single chassis that features both Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital+ decoding with stereo downmixing, as well as high resolution music support.
Rated at 60 watts per channel into each of the 8 channels (20Hz~20kHz, .05% THD, 8 ohms, All Channels Driven), 1 or 2 stereo amp pairs can be bridged for single channel high power output (130 watts), and the HEOS Drive features low impedance drive capability (4 ohms).
Each zone features a stereo pair of pre-amp outputs, and each zone can be configured for stereo or mixed mono output. The matrix switching system features 2 optical digital inputs, 2 coaxial digital inputs and 4 analog stereo inputs, any of which can be assigned to any zone, and every zone features a dedicated USB port for connection to an external USB drive.
Equipped to handle virtually any combination of speaker configurations, HEOS Drive features built-in DSP high pass/low pass filters - set any output to full range, subwoofer or satellite speaker modes, with adjustable crossover points.
The speaker outputs feature 4-way binding posts that are compatible with banana plug terminations, and there are 4 x 12V trigger outputs. The chassis features quiet fan cooling for long term stability and operational reliability.
- Amplification: 8 x 60 Watts (20Hz-20kHz, .05% THD) of Class D digital amplification provide high efficiency, low distortion and wide dynamic range.
- Auxiliary Analog Line Input: The 4 stereo analog auxiliary line input lets users connect devices with analog stereo outputs directly to the HEOS Drive.
- 4 Digital Inputs: The 2 optical and 2 coaxial line inputs lets users connect devices with an optical or coaxial digital output directly to the HEOS Drive.
- Subwoofer Pre-out: Connect up to 4 powered subwoofers to the HEOS Drive for additional bass.
- USB Storage: HEOS Drive supports USB hard disc drives via the 4 USB ports. Music content on a USB drive can be played back locally, or on any or all HEOS players on the network.
- Wired Connectivity: Dual RJ-45 jack for connection to wired Ethernet
- Music Downloads: DRM-free downloads from any service** Internet Radio Supported: Streaming MP3, AAC and WMA
- Audio Formats Supported: HEOS Drive supports MP3 and WMA music files, as well as AAC (MPEG4) and FLAC (lossless) file types, along with WAV files from compatible music servers.
- Album Art Supported: JPG, PNG, BMP and GIF picture formats
- Music Services Supported: The HEOS app lets you choose from popular subscription streaming services including Rhapsody, Pandora, Tidal, iHeartRadio, SiriusXM, Spotify, Deezer, TuneIn, Napster, SoundCloud, Rdio and Tidal with more coming soon*. Music Stored On Phone/Tablet: iTunes music stored locally on your iOS device, music files on your Android or Kindle FireTM device.
- Dimensions (H x W x D): 88mm x 430mm x 402 mm (without rack ears) 88mm x 483mm x 402 mm (with rack ears)
- Weight: 7.2 kg Operating Temperature: 5°C~35°C
*Subject to availability in your area
**Subject to audio format support