DiVA AVP700 Preamp Processor

Original price was: $2,795.00.Current price is: $995.00.

Colour: Silver

Condition: NOSD

1 in stock


The AVP700 Preamp Processor enables you to create a truly spectacular multichannel sound system. Drawing heavily on the design work of the highly acclaimed FMJ AV8 and AV9 processors, the AVP700 offers the intensive feature set demanded by AV enthusiasts and custom installers alike. Video format up-conversion, HDMI digital video switching and full duplex RS-232 allow the AVP700 to simplify typical home systems and integrate into the most complex installations. World-class audio processing within the AVP700 delivers a sound quality that will enthrall even the most discerning listeners regardless of the source material or decoding mode required.

Analogue Audio

  • Toroidal power transformer ensures ample power reserves when playing even the most demanding programme material
  • Audiophile-grade components for best sound quality, including 1% metal film resistors, polypropylene film capacitors, OSCON electrolytic capacitors & double sided, through-plated fiberglass circuit boards
  • Balanced & Unbalanced preamp outputs for all 7 channels and subwoofer
  • Multi-channel 7.1 analogue input for DVD-A or SACD sources
  • Stereo direct switch bypasses and disables all digital processing for 2 channel analogue sources
  • 7 stereo analogue inputs (plus onboard tuner); 3 tape outputs (one a tape loop)
  • Zone 2 stereo audio, from stereo analogue inputs or internal tuner. Source and volume control independent from main outputs
  • Built in FM/AM RDS stereo tuner with 30 FM and 16 AM presets

Digital Audio

  • State of the art Crystal Semiconductors CS49400 DSP, with 24-bit fixed point double precision Dolby Digital and DTS decoding and 32-bit fixed point double precision bass management. 4 layer PCBs
  • Wolfson Microelectronics 24-bit 192kHz DACs, stereo ADC and precision electronic volume controls
  • Decodes Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Pro Logic IIx (including full music mode support), DTS 96/24, DTS-ES Discrete and Matrix 6.1, DTS Neo 6
  • 6 Arcam-optimized surround effects modes for 2 channel sources
  • Adjustable crossover switching from 40 – 130 Hz in 10 Hz steps
  • Separate subwoofer level settings for film and stereo listening
  • Bass and treble equalizers, both global and for each of 7 main channels
  • 6 fully assignable digital inputs, 3 co-axial, 3 optical; 1 coaxial & 1 optical output
  • Assignable global audio delay, adjustable from 0 – 220 milliseconds, to compensate for video processing delays in digital displays or DVD players


  • 2 way HDMI switching with….
  • 5 composite and 5 S-video inputs; 3 fully buffered outputs of each type
  • 3x HDTV compatible component video inputs and 1 monitor output (these may alternatively be configured to support RGB, with sync on composite video, for use in European TV systems
  • Video up-conversion – composite to S-video and vice versa via the monitor outputs; composite and S-video to interlaced component video
  • Video up-conversion to RGB with sync on composite (SCART compatible) for European TV displays. 12V triggers support S-video, RGB and widescreen switching for SCART equipped TVs.
  • Composite and S-video inputs assignable to “non-video” audio inputs
  • High quality (component / RGB) inputs each assignable to any audio input
  • Zone 2 composite video output, from composite video inputs

Custom Install features

  • Independent Zone 2 (audio + video), with fixed/variable volume & parental access control to sources
  • Duplex RS-232 control; also suitable for system software updates
  • RC-5 remote input jacks for both zones
  • IR pass-through for source components
  • Full suite of discrete IR RC-5 codes, including separate on / off etc
  • 12 Volt triggers, on/off for zones 1 and 2 and either SCART control (video in RGB mode) or on / off and video signal sensing (component video mode)


  • Supplied with back-lit CR80 learning remote control with support for up to 7 other components
  • Large, clear 12 character dimmable VFD front panel display
  • Ground lift switch ; User switchable between 120 and 230 Volt mains supplies
  • Size – 430mm wide, 433mm deep, 145mm high



Home Cinema 7.1 Preamplifier

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