ANTHEM – PURE PERFORMANCE, PURE VALUE
Anthem’s MRX A/V Receivers are about maximizing performance for the money. Building on the feature set of our previous models, we’ve added the newest version of ARC Genesis, a redesigned and more accurate calibration microphone, Anthem Web User Interface, integrated streaming support, object-oriented audio codecs with support for up to 15.2 channels and the clean power delivery Anthem is known for with up to 140 watts per channel.
The MRX 540, 740 and 1140 are a great way to bring premium audio to any home theater or media room. Seamlessly integrate your smart TV or projector with 7 HDMI inputs and 2 outputs, plus eARC. Ultra HD signals are passed through unaltered up to 18.2 Gbps with Dolby Vision, HDR and Hybrid Log Gamma support.
MRX 740 Features & Functions
MRX 740 11.2 Pre-Amplifier / 7 Amplifier Channel A/V Receiver
Anthem’s MRX A/V Receivers are about maximizing performance for the money. Building on the feature set of previous models, the MRX 740 now include:
New Electronics platform, up to 11.2 pre-amplifier channels with 7 amplifier channels, HDMI 2.0b HDCP 2.2, hardware upgradeable to HDMI 2.1 (8K)
On select models (MRX 1140, AVM 90 and AVM 70), object-oriented audio codecs have been updated to the latest version of DTS:X Pro.
All object-oriented audio codecs have been updated to the latest version of DTS:X and Dolby Atmos.
ARC Genesis now features a more precise microphone, ensuring better results in any listening environment.
Platform Agnostic Streaming with AirPlay2, Google Chromecast (Audio), Bluetooth v4.2, and Spotify Connect and Roon (coming soon!)
Reliable Networking Platform with web-based setup and over-the-air updates
Next-Generation DSP Platform
Modernized Design with high resolution front panel display
Amp matrixing with up to 6 re-assignable channels
Independent HDMI Zone 2 output.
11.2 pre-amplifier channels with 7 amplifier channels. 140 watts per channel continuous power into 8 ohms.
Amp matrixing with up to 6 re-assignable channels
Two paralleled subwoofer outputs
Auto Subwoofer Phase Adjustments (ARC Genesis)
Auto Subwoofer Polarity Adjustments (ARC Genesis)
Latest Implementation of ARC Genesis
Four Speaker Profile Memories
2” / 5 cm Speaker Distance Increments
0.5dB Level Increments
Super Sub Front Setting
HDMI & Video:
HDMI 2.0b & HDCP 2.2 (hardware upgradeable to HDMI 2.1 8K)
4:4:4 Subsampling @4K60 (18.2 Gbps)
High Dynamic Range (HDR)
Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG)
BT.2020 Color Gamut
4K 50/60 Switching
Zone 2 HDMI Output
Dual HDMI Outputs
DTS-HD Master Audio
Three 12V Trigger Outputs
Pre-made Control Drivers
Save and Load Settings
Import and Export Settings
Rackmount kit (sold separately)
Apple Airplay 2
Google Chromecast Audio
Spotify Connect (coming soon!)
Roon (coming soon!)
All Channel Stereo
All Channel Mono
Anthem Web User Interface
Advanced Load Monitoring (ALM)
30 Input Configurations
Input trim adjustments
Power-on Input Assignment
Auto Power Off
Eco Mode (standby)
Over-the-air Network updates
Beta updates (over-the-air)
Backlit Remote Control
MRX Series Receiver channels can be assigned in many ways. Unused amplifier channels can be re-assigned to Bi-Amplify demanding front speakers, power surrounds, presence speakers, or a second zone (Available on MRX 1140 and MRX 740).
Configure amplifier channels for your system’s needs, then perfect the presentation with ARC Genesis.
INTRODUCING ANTHEM WEB USER INTERFACE
Anthem Web User Interface is now built in to all MRX Receivers and AVM Processors. Using a phone, tablet or laptop, owners can easily access any function or setting and make changes on the fly. Power the main or second zone on and off, adjust volume, change audio modes or tweak channel trims for a perfect surround sound experience. Web UI can also be used to calibrate speaker delays and levels and configure network settings/control options. Source devices can be renamed, simplifying set up by enabling the elimination of unused inputs. Installers can import and export files to make remote management simple and convenient.
The Anthem MRX 740 features external control and IP control capabilities for easy customization and
compatibility with third-party integration solutions. It offers IP control capability for major third-party control devices including
At Anthem, we have one simple goal – to design, engineer and manufacture audio/video products that deliver premium performance and convenience at a reasonable price. We do this by spending thousands of hours selecting and testing components, carefully designing our own circuit topologies, and backing them with robust power supplies that ensure maximum long-term quality and reliability. We achieve this with our team at the Paradigm/Anthem Research Center and their decades of combined experience.
THE ANTHEM ADVANTAGE
Backed by over 35 years of home-grown,hands-on design, and innovative audio engineering experience, Anthem products provide an unprecedented level of reliability and functionality; delivering one of the industry’s highest performance/price ratios. This is just one reason why Anthem electronics are the choice of knowledgeable audiophiles, professional musicians and engineers the world over.