The Audio Return Channel enables a TV to send audio signals to a receiver, via a single HDMI cable.
Our DLNA Certified® devices connect with other DLNA devices to deliver your favorite media.
Dolby TrueHD™ delivers the high-resolution audio to match the digital-video quality of Blu-ray discs.
Our Remote App allows control of your entire system with your compatible smartphone or tablet.
Enjoy multiple options for audio and video playback by connecting via the USB™ port.
Built-in FM Tuner
A built-in tuner allows to listen to FM radio stations without the need for an external radio source.
Whether it’s your Blu-ray™ player, HD cable set-top box or game console, you want the best picture quality and sound. And you need one simple way to connect them all. The Harman Kardon® AVR 1510 is a 5.1-channel, networked audio/video receiver that provides you with four 3D-ready HDMI® inputs with 4K pass-through, which automatically upgrades your low-resolution media – plug them in once, and you’re all set. With DLNA® 1.5, you can stream audio from your networked devices, and built-in vTuner™ Internet radio connects you to a whole world of online audio entertainment. Versatile and muscular, the AVR 1510 can pump out up to 375 watts; with it, you’ll hear powerful audio with all the clarity you’ve come to love from Harman Kardon products. The receiver is lighter, too, thanks to HARMAN GreenEdge™ certification. You’ll experience serious power, only now in an environmentally friendly form factor. And if you’re one of those who enjoy even more control, the Harman Kardon Remote app is available for download – giving you the freedom to control your home theater experience from the comfort of your own device. Sleek, light and powerful, the Harman Kardon AVR 1510 is the perfect balance between versatility and beautiful sound.
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- 1 Harman Kardon AVR 1510 A/V receiver
- 1 programmable remote control
- 1 AM loop antenna with 2' (0.6m) cable
- 1 FM antenna with 6' (1.8m) cable
- 2 AAA batteries
- Quick-start guide
- Warranty card
- Safety sheet
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- Multichannel Power (all channels driven)
- 75W per channel, two channels driven @ 6/8 ohms, 1kSHz, less than 0.1% THD
- Transient intermodulation distortion (TIM):
- Power Consumption (full power/idle)
- less than 0.5W (standby); 410W maximum
- Frequency Range (kHz)
- 520kHz – 1510kHz
- Frequency Range (MHz)
- 87.5MHz – 108.0MHz
- Stereo Power
- 75W per channel, two channels driven @ 6/8 ohms, 1kHz, less than 0.1% THD
- Input Sensitivity/Impedence
- 250mV/27k ohms
- Signal-to-noise Ratio (IHF-A) (dB)
- Surround system adjacent-channel separation:
- Dolby Pro Logic®/DPLII: 40dB; Dolby Digital: 55dB; DTS®: 55dB
- Frequency Response
- 10Hz – 130kHz (+0dB/–3dB)
- High Instantaneous Current Capability
- ±25 amps
- Slew Rate
- Usable Sensitivity (IHF)
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Mono/Stereo dB)
- Distortion (Mono/Stereo)
- Stereo Separation @ 1kHz (dB)
- Selectivity (±400kHz):
- Signal-to-Noise Ratio (dB)
- Usable Sensitivity (Loop)
- Distortion (1kHz, 50% mod):
- Selectivity (±10kHz):
- Input Level/Impedence (ohm)
- 1Vp-p/75 ohms
- Output Level/Impedence (ohm)
- 1Vp-p/75 ohms
- Power Requirement
- 120V AC / 60Hz
- Image Rejection (dB)
- IF Rejection (dB)
- Television Format
- Video Frequency Response (Component Video)
- 10Hz – 8MHz (–3dB)
Five 75-watt-per-channel amplifiers with high-performance digital power supply
The AVR 1510 high-performance, audio/video receiver pumps out 75 watts per channel to power a full 5.1-channel surround sound system. It can also connect to powered subwoofers to provide enhanced low-frequency performance for your music, movies, HDTV shows, sports and video games. While the amplifier retains the time-tested Harman Kardon high-current-capacity (HCC), ultrawide-bandwidth amplifier design to ensure the most accurate, dynamic sound with enhanced clarity and realism, even at the highest listening levels, a digitally based power supply gives the amplifier all the muscle it needs without the weight of traditional power-supply designs and their heavy transformers. The net result is a great-sounding product in a smaller form factor that is friendly to the environment.
DLNA 1.5 network connectivity
The AVR 151 is DLNA 1.5 compliant, which gives you the option to deliver audio/video content over your home network via of compliant devices, such as smartphones, tablets and personal computers.
Built-in vTuner Internet radio
The AVR 1510 features vTuner Internet radio to connect you to a whole world of online audio entertainment. As soon as it’s out of the box, you can stream over-the-air radio stations from around the globe as well as stream from a wide range of Internet-only radio stations.
Four 3D-ready HDMI inputs
Four HDMI inputs with 3D and 30/36-bit Deep Color deliver high-definition digital video at resolutions up to 1080p with full-fidelity audio through a single cable. There is no loss of video or audio quality because of format conversion, just full-impact Hollywood excitement as its creators meant you to experience it. And because the AVR features 4K pass-through, your low-resolution videos will be upscaled to present you with the highest possible picture quality for your HDTV.
Front-panel USB port for connection to Apple products or USB sticks
The AVR 1510 gives you multiple options for audio playback with its front-panel USB port. Simply connect an iPhone, iPad or USB stick to play your stored tracks through your home entertainment system. The integrated USB port charges your iOS devices, too.
Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding
The AVR 1510 delivers high-resolution audio that matches the digital video quality of Blu-ray Disc™ formats, unlocking the full potential of movie soundtracks formatted with Dolby® TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio™ coding. No matter what mode or mood you are in, you’ll always hear audio playback at its finest
HARMAN GreenEdge certification
The HARMAN GreenEdge logo assures you that the AVR 1510’s design is environmentally friendly without compromising the premium performance for which HARMAN products are known. Thanks to an advanced power supply, the AVR 1510 can deliver high-quality audio in a small, light chassis that uses less metal and plastic. The small design means that less fuel is used in transportation, with the end result being a lower carbon footprint.
New, compact design
The AVR 1510 takes the award-winning Harman Kardon design look to a new level with a flush volume control and more compact design. Thanks to the light weight made possible by an advanced digital power supply, the unit weighs less without sacrificing performance so that it is the perfect match for the thin glass shelves of today’s open TV/entertainment furniture.
Color-coded connectors and speaker terminals
All connections on the AVR 1510 are color-coded to simplify hookup and reduce errors. What could be easier?
Multidevice, programmable remote control
The AVR 1510 simplifies your life with a programmable, infrared (IR) remote control. Its design works seamlessly with the receiver’s multilingual on-screen display, guiding you through system setup and operation with consummate ease. The multidevice remote can also control your TV, cable boxes, satellite tuners and other playback sources. For further installation flexibility, there is a 12-volt trigger output and a remote IR sensor input.
Harman Kardon remote app for compatible iOS and Android smartphones and tablets
Taking control to the next level, the Harman Kardon Remote app is available from the iTunes App Store for iOS® devices and the Google Play™ service for compatible Android™ products. It will let you use your compatible smartphone or tablet to drive the AVR 1510 without picking up the remote.
Warranty 2 Year Electronic
Products purchased online or from an authorized local retailer and under warranty may qualify for an exchange with a valid receipt.
Purchases made from an unauthorized dealer will not be elibible for exchange.