Designed by custom integration specialists for custom integration professionals, HEOS Drive is a unique 4 zone whole home audio distribution system with a Class D, 8 channel amplifier, 8 channels of Class D amplification, all in a 2RU chassis that features both Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital+ decoding with stereo downmixing.
Rated at 60 watts per channel into each of the 8 channels (20Hz~20kHz, .05% THD, 8 ohms, All Channels Driven), 1 or 2 stereo amp pairs can be bridged for single channel high power output (130 watts), and the HEOS Drive features low impedance drive capability (4 ohms). Each zone in this multi-room amplifier features a stereo pair of pre-amp outputs, and each zone can be configured for stereo or mixed mono output. The matrix switching system features 2 optical digital inputs, 2 coaxial digital inputs and 4 analog stereo inputs, any of which can be assigned to any zone, and every zone features a dedicated USB port for connection to an external USB drive.
Equipped to handle virtually any combination of speaker configurations, HEOS Drive features built-in DSP high pass/low pass filters – set any output to full range, subwoofer or satellite speaker modes, with adjustable crossover points. The speaker outputs feature 4-way binding posts that are compatible with banana plug terminations, and there are 4 12V trigger outputs. The chassis features quiet fan cooling for long term stability and operational reliability.
Supported streaming services
Denon HEOS supports subscription streaming services including Spotify, Pandora, TuneIn, Amazon Music, iHeart Radio, SiriusXM, SoundCloud, TIDAL and Rhapsody. More services will be added soon.
Clare Controls supports auto-discovery for all Denon HEOS audio products. After providing the device with power and internet, setup using the Denon Heos App and let ClareHome do the rest. Your new HEOS products will be added to your system automatically! Zero configuration needed – simple and efficient.
At a Glance
- ClareHome supports auto-discovery of all Heos products (no configuration needed)
- 8 Channels of Class-D amplification, 60 W per channel
- Pre-amp outputs for each zone
- Dual RJ-45 ethernet LAN ports
- Shelf or rack mountable
- Only 2RU high, rack ears included
- Bluetooth integrated
- Dolby Digital/Dolby Digital + down mixing to stereo
- Supports dual band wireless networks including 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- Easy setup
Denon HEOS products feature a 1-year warranty. The warranty covers parts and labor for all components found to be defective. This warranty does not cover product damage due to surge damage, water damage or product mis-use. It does not cover products that have been altered or modified. Products to be repaired under this warranty must be returned to a Clare Controls service center and must have an authorized RMA number issued from Clare Controls.