Arcam AV40 16-Channel AV Surround Processor

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Model: ARC-AV40-US UPC: 050036353205 Item: 174552

Product Information

Product Highlights

  • Dolby Atmos & 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
  • 16 channel pro-grade XLR outputs
  • 16 channel single-ended RCA outputs
  • Pairs with PA240, PA720, and PA410 power amplifiers
  • Wifi / Ethernet, RS232 and IR control
  • Google Cast/UPnP capability for streaming audio
  • Bluetooth
  • Free MusicLife iOS UPnP and control app

Stunning Realism, Immersive Sound

The AV40 is a high-performance audio/visual processor that delivers stunning realism for the ultimate home cinema experience. With an impressive 16-channels of surround sound processing and featuring all the latest CODECs from Dolby, DTS and IMAX Enhanced, the AV40 exemplifies sound quality and engineering excellence.

The AV40 boasts XLR balanced outputs for every channel to deliver the highest quality analog connection to power amplifiers.

Audiophile listening experiences are optimized 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.




Stereo Line Inputs

  • Maximum input: 4.5V rms
  • Nominal Sensitivity: 1V, 2V, 4V (user adjustable)
  • Input Impedance: 47 kOhms
  • Signal/noise ratio (A-wtd ref 100W) normal/stereo direct: 100dB/110dB
  • Frequency Response: 20Hz-20kHz +/- 0.2dB

Preamplifier Outputs

  • Nominal output level: 1V RMS (Max 5V RMS)
  • Output Impedance: 560 ohms
  • THD+N (20Hz-20kHz): -100dB

Headphone Output

  • Maximum output level into 32 ohms: 5Vrms
  • Output impedance:<100 ohms


  • Mains voltage: 110-120V 50-60 Hz
  • Power consumption (maximum): 50W (Thermal dissipation approximately 170 BTU/hour)
  • Power consumption (idle, typical): 40W (Thermal dissipation approximately 170 BTU/hour)
  • Power consumption (standby): <0.5W
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 17.32" x 17" x 6.84"
  • Weight: 23.32 lbs

What's in the Box

What's in the Box

  • AV40 A/V Processor
  • Remote Control
  • Power Cable
  • Manual
  • DAB/FM Antenna
  • WiFi and Bluetooth Antennas
  • Calibration Microphone
  • USB Cable


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Do I need anything else to enhance its performance?
mainly need it to listen to music want to replace it for my fm/am Sony stereo receiver STR-V25
A shopper on Dec 10, 2021
  Thanks for your inquiry. The Arcam AV 40 is a surround processor preamplifer. You will need to connect it to an Arcam PA240, PA720, or PA410 multi-channel power amplifier. You may wish to contact one of our product specialists for more information and discuss your options upgrading from your Sony STR-V25.