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Rotel® Black 7.1 Surround Processor/Preamplifier

Model #: RSP-1576-BK
At a Glance
A surround sound processor with classic Rotel audiophile quality for exceptional theater performance. 7 HDMI 2.0a inputs capable of 4K/UHD video passthrough. 7 HDMI inputs and both HDMI outputs support HDCP 2.2
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Get to know this product.

  • 10 channel Parametric EQ for optimizing room acoustics
  • Balanced XLR inputs
  • 6 x Wolfson premium 24-bit/192kHz Digital to Analog Converters
  • Supports Dolby Atmos
  • Decodes DTS:X
  • PC-USB input supporting 24-bit/192kHz audio
  • Bluetooth with aptX
  • Moving Magnet Phono Input

Engineered With Care

  • Dimensions: (W × H × D)431 × 144 × 348mm 17" × 5.7" × 13.7"
  • Front Panel Height: 3U / 132.6mm (5.25")
  • Power Requirements: 120V, 60Hz
  • Power Consumption: 60W
  • Standby Power Consumption: <0.5W
  • Net Weight: 8.8kg (19lbs.)
  • BTU Rating: 114 BTU/h
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: Analog Bypass: 0.0006% / Digital Inputs: 0.003%
  • Frequency Response: Analog Bypass: 10Hz - 100kHz ±1dB; Digital Inputs: 20Hz - 20kHz ±0.5dB; Phono Input: 20Hz - 20kHz ±0.5dB
  • S/N Ratio: (IHF "A" Weighted) Analog Bypass: 112dB; Digital Inputs: 112dB

The Rotel RSP-1576 has been custom designed and engineered for music and movie lovers alike. This Surround Sound Processor includes the latest in audio and video technology including HDMI 2.0 4K/UHD 60Hz HDR video, Audio Return Channel, aptX CD quality wireless streaming and dual Texas Instruments DSPs supporting Dolby Atmos and DTS:X.

Leveraging over 55 years of design experience the Rotel engineers designed a multi-channel preamplifier capable of decoding all popular audio formats. The 2 DSPs and array of 6 Wolfson 24-bit/192kHz audiophile grade DACs support configuration options from 5.1 to a complete Dolby Atmos 7.1.4 home theater. There are 12 channels of RCA audio outputs for a fully customized installation.

The architecture of the RSP-1576 includes individual audio and video processing circuits with careful attention to signal routing ensuring the highest in class performance. The sonic circuits were tuned in the UK by the acoustic engineering team to further ensure the RSP-1576 accurately reproduces audio from the dynamics of blockbuster movies to the subtle nuances buried deep with an orchestral concerto.

The array of source inputs include coaxial (3), optical (3), PC-USB (24-bit/192kHz), iPod, aptX Bluetooth, RCA Analog and Moving Magnet phono input for vinyl enthusiasts. The RSP-1576 comes replete with a full array of custom installation options include RS232 and IP control, IR remote receiver input, IR remote repeater outputs, 10 band parametric EQ for room equalization and software updates available via the front USB or over the internet. The setup menu is available on both the HDMI output and on the integrated VFD display providing easy access to all configuration options.

Supported by a full lineup of Rotel Class AB amplifiers ranging from 120 Watts to 350 Watts in 2 Chanel and 5 Channel options, the RSP-1576 is sure provide countless hours of entertainment.


More Specifications

Intermodulation Distortion(60Hz:7kHz, 4:1) <0.005%
Input SensitivityLine Level Inputs (RCA): 270mV, LLine Level Inputs (XLR): 500mV, Phono Input (MM): 3.5mV
Input ImpedanceLine Level Inputs (RCA): 100kΩ Line Level Inputs (XLR): 100kΩ Phono Input (MM): 47kΩ
Preout LevelUnbalanced (RCA): 1V
Video Input Resolutions480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p, 1080p/24Hz, 3D, 4K, UHD, 4K 60Hz, 4K HDR10
Video Output Resolutions480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p, 1080i, 1080p, 1080p/24Hz, 3D, 4K, UHD, 4K 60Hz, 4K HDR10
Color Space SupportsRGB, YCbCr 4:2:2, YCbCr 4:4:4
Deep Color Support24-bit, 30-bit, 36-bit
Digital AudioLPCM (up to 192kHz, 24-bit), Dolby Surround, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby ATMOS, DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS:X
HDMI Inputs/Outputs7 inputs supporting HDCP 2.2, HDMI 2.0a, 2 outputs supporting HDCP 2.2, HDMI 2.0a, Audio Return Channel
Channel Separation>75dB

Misc. Specs

Product Weight (lbs.)19
Depth (in.)13.7
Width (in.)17
Height (in.)5.7
Bluetooth CapableYes
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