Pioneer VSX-830-K 5.2 Channel AV Receiver With Bluetooth/WiFi

Model: VSX-830-K UPC: 884938290838 Item: 164106

Product Information

VSX-830-K 5.2 Channel A/V Receiver With Built-in Bluetooth/WiFi - We’re Taking Next-level Audio Up a Notch

Pioneer’s innovative approach to the networked home theater experience starts with the VSX-830-K. Offering a host of new features, the VSX-830-K is one of the most versatile AV receivers, letting you stream your favorite content and control it all from the palm of your hand. For 2015, they’ve added many advanced new features, including High-Definition Copy Protection (HDCP 2.2), built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, a seven-Language icon-based Graphical User Interface (GUI), an Apple iOS/Android Wi-Fi Setup App, and much more.


VSX-830-K Highlights:

  • Full Bandwidth HDMI (4K UltraHD 60P/4:4:4) and HDCP 2.2
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
  • AVNavigator Built-in
  • Wi-Fi Connection App


VSX-830-K Features:

Go Wireless - Built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

  • The VSX-830-K gives you two ways to enjoy your music wirelessly from your iPhone, BlackBerry, Android, PC, laptop or any other compatible sources. All 2015 models offer built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technology. Plus, the VSX-830-K is equipped with dual antennas providing Dual Band Wi-Fi (2.4GHZ and 5.8GHZ) for a much greater network range and throughput.
  • Connecting the VSX-830-K to your home Wi-Fi network is easy with a new Apple iOS and Android App. Simply download the app to your compatible smartphone and walk through the simple connection process. The app transfers all your Wi-Fi settings from the smartphone to the AV receiver.

Join the Resolution Revolution - HDMI

  • Offering six HDMI inputs, the VSX-830-K can handle 4K Ultra HD video at 60 frames per second, 4:4:4 color sampling, and up to 24-Bit depth. 4K Ultra HD is the latest and most advanced high-definition video display format, with four times the resolution of 1080p. Ready to deliver a 4K Ultra HD video signal to any compatible display, the VSX-830-K is designed to support home theater systems that deliver the highest quality picture available today.

Upgrade in Advance - HDCP 2.2 Copy Protection

  • All new 2015 Pioneer AV Receivers support full bandwidth HDMI and feature HDCP 2.2 HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Copy Protection) technology ensures your receiver’s compatibility with the many upcoming 4K UltraHD sources and televisions. So when you decide to upgrade your visual experience, your audio experience will already be there.

Multiple Music Options - DSD File Playback

  • In addition to playback of most high-resolution formats, such as FLAC, WAV, AIFF, and Apple Lossless, the VSX-830-K enables playback of DSD files from a networked DLNA computer or connected USB drive.

Easy Setup - Start-up Navi App and Built-In AVNavigator

  • The VSX-830-K features AVNavigator, a built-in system that simplifies the setup process. Unlike other systems that required an app download or the installation of a CD-ROM, AVNavigator helps you easily connect the VSX-830-K to your network and launch your favorite web browser on virtually any device. The AVNavigator will walk you through the connection and setup of your new receiver. You can even explore new features of your AV Receiver using the Interactive Contents section. Just push a button on the virtual remote control and AVNavigator will activate the feature and explain what it does.
  • The Start-up Navi App is special app to help you easily set up the AV receiver via Wi-Fi with your smartphone. After opening the package, scan the QR code on the Quick Start Guide with your iPod touch/iPhone/iPad or Android device connected to your home network, and download the Start-up Navi app. As you proceed with the wizard, the network set-up for your AV receiver will be completed smoothly. Then, in coordination with the AVNavigator, the app lets you do all the initial settings of the AV receiver.

Iconic Assistance - Updated Icon-Based GUI

  • The VSX-830-K features an updated icon-based Graphical User Interface (GUI) that makes setup, navigating Internet radio and iPod or iPhone contents more intuitive and universal. Not only are the words on navigation screens accompanied by icons, they can also be set in any of seven different languages.

Setup Simplicity - Redesigned Rear Panel

  • To help make the setup process easier, we’ve improved the design of the rear panel on all 2015 receiver models. The layout is simpler, the spacing is better, the text is easier to read, and the speaker connections are more clearly labeled.

Dial In Your Bass - Subwoofer EQ/Dual Subwoofer Output

  • Along with the addition of independent dual subwoofer output, the VSX-830-K offers a built-in 4-band Subwoofer Equalizer. The Subwoofer EQ determines the location and characteristics of the subwoofer and makes adjustments using four different frequency parameters and an extremely low-latency DSP to reduce phase and timing errors that are often experienced with lesser room calibration systems.

Pro Sound for Your Home Theater - Advanced Multi-Channel Acoustic Calibration (MCACC)

  • Pioneer’s Advanced MCACC helps you create the optimum acoustic environment in any room in the house. Developed over a decade ago with the help of professional recording studios, this technology compensates for differences in speaker size, level, and distance, and automatically equalizes the response. Whether you’re watching the latest Hollywood blockbuster or enjoying high-resolution music, Advanced MCACC will make sure your home theater sounds its best.

Well-Connected - Apple AirPlay, HTC Connect, and DLNA 1.5 certified

  • The VSX-830-K gives you instant access to your favorite content and allows you to control it with your smartphone or tablet. As a networked receiver, it supports Apple’s AirPlay wireless music streaming technology, allowing you to enjoy your favorite music with your iPhone, iPod or iTunes anywhere in the house.
  • Additionally, the VSX-830-K supports HTC Connect, the only unified approach for streaming music wirelessly from select compatible Android smartphones. HTC Connect is built right into your phone’s music player, making it easy to wirelessly stream your favorite music to your receiver — no separate app required.
  • The VSX-830-K also supports DLNA 1.5 media streaming, which lets you access your favorite music from a DLNA server or computer connected to the same home network. Not only are compressed music files, such as MP3, WMA, and AAC supported, but also high-resolution files, such as FLAC, WAV, AIFF, DSD, and Apple Lossless.

Endless Entertainment - Internet Radio, Pandora, vTuner and Spotify Connect

  • With the power of Internet Radio, the VSX-830-K gives you nearly unlimited listening options. Enjoy thousands of Internet radio stations around the world with vTuner and access all your favorite tunes from Pandora and Spotify Connect — complete with on-screen album art and music information. Spotify Connect is a premium subscription feature that lets you play and control Spotify with your compatible smart devices.

Fidelity Support - High Resolution Playback

  • The Pioneer VSX-830-K delivers the high-resolution music playback you demand with support for 192 kHz 24-bit AIFF, WAV, and FLAC, Apple Lossless up to 96kHz 24-Bit and DSD (SACD) files at 2.8 MHz. Compressed formats, such as MP3, WMA, and AAC are also supported. Stream files from your home network, smartphone device, tablet, or even the front USB.

Mobile Control - iControlAV5

  • Whether switching inputs, controlling volume, or exploring all of the new features of the VSX-830-K, our iControlAV5 iOS and Android remote control App offers full control from your smartphone. You can even playback music stored on your phone using our PushPlay feature.


VSX-830-K Specifications:


  • Amplifier Design: Discrete Direct Energy
  • Channels: 5.2
  • Power Output: Watts per Channel (20Hz-20kHz,.08%THD@8ohm): 80 Watts
  • Power Output: Watts per Channel (1kHz,1%THD@6ohm): 140 Watts
  • Estimated Power Consumption/Standby with HDMI Control off: 450 W/0.1 W (standby)

Handheld and Internet

  • AirPlay: Yes
  • HTC Connect: Yes
  • Made for iPhone and iPod: Yes
  • Supported Apple Devices: iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPhone5c, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s, iPhone4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 5G/4G, iPod nano 7G/6G/5G/4G (Audio Only)
  • iOS/Android Remote Control APP: iControlAV5
  • DLNA 1.5: Yes
  • Pandora Internet Radio: Yes
  • vTuner Internet Radio: Yes

Decoders and Formats

  • Digital Core DSP Engine: Texas Instruments Aureus
  • Audio DACs: ESS SABRE Premier, 192K/24Bit
  • iPod Digital Audio: Yes
  • Music File Playback: MP3, WMA, AAC, Apple Lossless*, WAV*, FLAC*, AIFF, DSD via USB and Network (*up to 192kHz/24-bit)
  • High-Definition Copy Protection (HDCP): 2.2
  • Dolby True HD: Yes with Loudness Management
  • Dolby Digital Plus: Yes
  • DTS-HD Master Audio: Yes
  • DTS Neo: DTS Neo:6
  • HDMI SACD Transfer: Multi-Channel

Soundfield Calibration

  • Phase Control: Auto Phase Control Plus
  • MCACC: Advanced
  • MCACC Memory: 6
  • Standing Wave Control: Yes
  • EQ Bands: 9-Band
  • Symmetric EQ: Yes
  • X-Curve: Yes
  • Distance Adjustment: 1/2 inch
  • Polarity Check: Yes
  • Auto Subwoofer Crossover: Yes

Listening Modes

  • Auto Surround: Yes
  • Stream Direct: Yes (Direct, Pure Direct)
  • Advanced Surround: 10 + 1
  • Front Stage Surround Advance: Yes
  • Headphone Surround: Yes
  • Virtual Speakers: Surround Back / Height / Wide

Audio Features

  • DSD to PCM Converter: Multi-Channel
  • Auto Level Control: Multi-Channel
  • Dialog Enhancement: Yes
  • Auto Sound Retriever: Yes
  • Sound Retriever AIR: Yes
  • Digital Noise Reduction: Yes
  • Tone Control: 2 Channel
  • Sound Delay (Lip Sync): Yes (800 ms)
  • Bi-Amp: Yes (Front Channel)

Video Processing

  • 4K Ultra HD Pass-Through: Yes
  • 4K Ultra HD Video Scaler: Yes
  • 3-D Ready: Yes
  • Audio Return Channel: Yes
  • HDMI Standby Through: Yes with Input Switch / Last Memory
  • HDMI 36-bit Deep Color: Yes
  • HDMI x.v. Color: Yes
  • Video Converter to HDMI: Yes
  • HDMI to HDMI Video Scaler: 4K Ultra HD (for 1080p)
  • Super Resolution: Yes


  • HDMI Input / Output: 6 In (5 Rear, 1 Front) / 1 Out
  • MHL2: 1 (Rear)
  • Wi-Fi Built-In: Yes
  • Bluetooth Built-In: Yes
  • Composite A/V Input / Output: 2 In
  • iPod/ iPhone: Front USB
  • USB Terminal: Front USB
  • Ethernet Input: Yes
  • Analog Audio Inputs / Output: 2 In
  • Digital Audio Inputs / Output: 2 In
  • Pre-Amp Output: 0.2 Ch
  • Headphone Output: Yes
  • Front A/V Inputs: USB
  • Power Save for HDMI Stand-by Through: Yes
  • AM/FM Presets: 63 Preset AM / FM Tuner


  • AVNavigator: Built-In
  • On-Screen Display: Icon-based Graphical User Interface (GUI)
  • Auto Power Down: Yes
  • ECO Mode: Yes
  • FL Dimmer: Yes
  • Function Rename: Yes
  • Remote: System Remote Control
  • Sleep Timer: 30, 60, 90 min.
  • Speaker Configuration: Front Bi-amp


  • Front Panel: Brushed
  • Speaker Terminals: 5 Large


  • Warranty: 1 Year Parts & Labor


  • W x H x D (inches) Wi-Fi Antenna's Up: 17.1 x 9.4 x 13.1
  • W x H x D (inches): 17.1 x 6.6 x 13.1
  • Weight: 19.2 lbs


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