More than 60 years of audiophile experience
Founded in 1953, Marantz has a long history and extensive experience in designing audio components that are popular with discerning music lovers worldwide. Because music is so important to us, the NR1509 continues our long tradition of not only making listening to music a delight, but also fulfilling all the requirements for a unique home theater experience: Because Music Matters.
Powerful discrete 5-channel amplifier
A discrete high-current power amplifier section gives you exceptional sound and the latest film and music formats with equal power on all five channels, with the ability to optimally drive even low impedance speakers. Supports surround formats such as Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD for an immersive home theater experience. The slim design, which is half the size of a standard AVR, delivers exceptional performance and sound quality, as Marantz has come to expect.
Simple Smart Select functions
There are 4 Smart Select function keys on the front panel and on the remote control. For each of these buttons, you can save preferred settings - input, volume, and Audyssey configuration - for a specific source. Then press a single button to perfectly configure the NR1509 for auxiliary devices such as Blu-ray players, set-top boxes or your favourite Internet radio station.
Voice control from Amazon Alexa
Control the NR1509 with your voice thanks to the Amazon Alexa feature. Adjust the volume, skip to the next track, change the input for your different playback devices and much more - "Just ask". Download the HEOS Home Entertainment Skill to enable Amazon Alexa voice control for your NR1509, HEOS devices and other selected Marantz products.
HEOS: the perfect solution for wireless multiroom music streaming
Thanks to integrated HEOS technology, the NR1509 becomes a key component of your multiroom wireless system. Add more HEOS speakers and enjoy your favorite music anywhere in your home with the free HEOS App. Play the same title everywhere or a different title in each room.
Marantz 2016 AVR Remote
The Marantz 2016 AVR Remote app for smartphones and tablets with iOS and Android provides you with extensive control options for operating the latest generation of network-compatible Marantz AV receivers. Not only were many functions added, but also the graphic design and the user interface were completely revised. Control the basic functions of your Marantz product such as on/off, volume control, inputs and settings. Immediately switch to the HEOS app to access your music content and streaming services and take control of the entire HEOS wireless multiroom control.
With the NR1509, you can discover the incredible fidelity of high-definition audio tracks. The files can be played back via the USB port on the front panel or from network sources. The NR1509 decodes lossless files in ALAC, FLAC and WAV formats up to 24 bit / 192 kHz and DSD 2.8 MHz and 5.6 MHz (audiophile SACD format). In addition, popular formats such as MP3 can be played back.
Audyssey MultEQ for easy setup and room calibration
Audyssey MultEQ measures all speakers and the subwoofer using the supplied calibration microphone during setup of your home theater system and generates several high-precision DSP room acoustic correction filters. These ensure an even and particularly natural sound balance for all loudspeaker brands and models used.…more