The Marantz AV8805A preamplifier sets the standard for an audiophile home theater with 13.2 channel processing and full 8K pass-through capabilities. Designed with passion and attention to detail, this versatile preamp takes the audiophile home theater and music listening experience to the next level. A masterpiece of audio architecture
The high-resolution preamp uses a total of 17 to 15 single HDAM plates for industry-leading audio performance.
Breathtakingly Natural 3D Audio
Surround yourself with the sound of movies and TV shows for a lifelike, cinematic experience.
From high-resolution stereo to 13.2-channel surround sound, experience pure Marantz sound in any setup.
Tuned For Optimal Listening Enjoyment
No matter what you listen to or watch, the AV8805A is carefully tuned for the best music and movie experiences.
Advanced 13.2 Channel Preamp
The Marantz AV8805A Processor/Preamplifier is designed for the most advanced home theater enthusiast. 13.2 channel processing with 15.2 channel XLR and RCA outputs and flexible preamp stages. Ideal for the advanced home cinema enthusiast.
The AV8805A is for home cinema enthusiasts who want it all: versatility, flexibility and musicality. The AV8805A has been carefully tuned by the world's best-known sound engineers and is based on decades of hi-fi experience. All your entertainment is therefore provided with exceptional surround sound of audiophile quality.
Advanced 8K HDMI connectivity with eARC support
Enjoy exceptional video quality thanks to the latest HDMI technologies. The Marantz AV8805A features eight HDMI inputs and three outputs for all your favorite sources. One dedicated 8K input supports 8K/60Hz or 4K/120Hz pass-through and Dolby Vision, HLG, HDR10+, 21:9 video, 3D, BT.2020 pass-through and the latest HDCP 2.3 copy protection standard are supported by all HDMI inputs.
Full 3D audio support
Immerse yourself in multi-dimensional sound with the latest surround formats, such as Dolby Atmos®, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology, DTS:X®, DTS Virtual:X™, IMAX® Enhanced and Auro-3D®.
The next step in movie entertainment
The new AV8805A offers a high-quality, crystal-clear viewing experience. Enjoy movies in 8K with 8K/60Hz passthrough and upscaling, as well as the latest HDMI technologies, such as Dynamic HDR and Quick Media Switching (QMS), which are applied in movies to avoid lag.
Marantz's HDAM and Current Feedback Topology
The AV8805A features the exclusive Marantz Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Modules (HDAM) technology. The technology delivers ultra-fast slew rate, true wideband performance and maximum dynamic range for optimal sound quality.
More than 60 years of audiophile heritage
Founded in 1953, Marantz has a long and rich history of designing audio components that are warmly welcomed by music lovers and discerning listeners worldwide. Because music is so important in our lives, the AV8805A continues our tradition of delivering the best sound experience for music and movies.