Arcam AVR20 AV Receiver
Arcam AVR20 AV Receiver
Arcam AVR20 AV Receiver

Arcam AVR20 AV Receiver


Arcam AVR20 AV Receiver 

The design of the HDA range draws upon all of Arcam’s experience as one of the UK’s most respected audio companies, to produce Arcam’s best performing range of audio products yet – using the best quality components and engineering practices, the HDA range is designed and built to give you years of listening enjoyment.

Stunning Realism, Immersive Sound

The AVR20 is a high-performance audio/visual receiver that delivers stunning realism for the ultimate home cinema experience. With an impressive 16-channel surround solution and featuring all the latest CODECs from Dolby, DTS, Auro-3D and IMAX Enhanced, the AVR20 exemplifies sound quality and engineering excellence.

The AVR20 features the efficient class AB amplification for a level of transparency that delivers the most captivating sound. Audiophile listening experiences are optimised with full 16-channel Dirac calibration on board as well as simple streaming with a mobile device using the native app of choice via Apple AirPlay2 or Google Chromecast.


  • Dolby Atmos , IMAX Enhanced, Auro-3D & DTS:X 9.1.6 decoding
  • 4K (UHD) HDMI2.0b with HDCP2.2
  • 7 HDMI inputs, 3 HDMI outputs, eARC compatible
  • Dirac Live® for Arcam room correction
  • ESS 9026PRO audiophile DAC
  • Class AB power amplification - Uses toroidal transformer
  • Wifi / Ethernet, RS232 and IR control
  • Google Cast/UPnP capability for streaming audio
  • Bluetooth
  • Free MusicLife iOS UPnP and control app

Continuous power output, per channel, 8Ω/4Ω


2 channels driven, 20Hz - 20kHz, <0.02% THD 2 channels driven, 1kHz, 0.2% THD


7 channels driven, 1kHz, 0.2% THD


Residual noise & hum (A-wtd)


Stereo Line Inputs

Maximum input

4.5V rms

Nominal sensitivity

1V, 2V, 4V (user adjustable)

Input impedance


Signal/noise ratio (A-wtd ref 100W) normal/stereo direct Frequency response


Frequency response

20Hz—20kHz ± 0.2dB

Preamplifier Outputs

Nominal output level

1V RMS (max. 5V RMS)

Output impedance


THD+N (20Hz—20kHz) Headphone Output Maximum output level into 32Ω Output impedance



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. 340 BTU/hour)

Power consumption (standby)


Dimensions W x D (including speaker terminals) x H (including feet) Weight (net)

433 x 425 x 171mm

Weight (net)


Weight (packed)