Upgrade your home entertainment to the next level with Pioneer’s VSX-832, the first 5ch AV receiver supporting Dolby Atmos®*1. Enjoy a wide, enveloping soundscape with the Surround Enhancer*1. Ultra HD video, HDR10, and Dolby Vision present life-like images, while FlareConnect™*1, Chromecast*1 built-in, and DTS Play-Fi®*1 let you stream music anywhere in the house. Limitless songs on internet radio and network streaming services are just a few taps away with the Pioneer Remote App.



Amplifier Design Discrete Direct Energy
Power Output: Watts per Channel (20Hz-20kHz,.08%THD@8ohm 2ch Driven) 80 W/ch
Estimated Power Consumption/Network Standby off 400 W/0.1 W
Channels 5
Power Output: Watts per Channel (1kHz,10%THD@6ohm 1ch Driven) 165 W/ch

Handheld and Internet

AirPlay Yes
Made for iPhone and iPod -
Chromecast built-in Yes (with future firmware)
Streaming Audio From PC/Network -
Internet Radio Yes
HTC Connect -
iOS/Android Remote Control APP Pioneer Remote App
TIDAL Music Streaming Service Ready Yes
Pandora Internet Radio Yes

Decoders & Formats

Digital Core DSP Engine Digital Core Engine with Cirrus Logic (Quad Core) x1
Audio Processing -
Music File Playback 192 kHz/24-bit ALAC, AIFF, FLAC, WAV Via USB
Dolby Atmos Yes (with future firmware)
Dolby Digital Plus Yes
DTS-HD Master Audio Yes
DTS Neo:X -
Audio DACs 384 kHz/32-bit DAC (AK4438)
iPod Digital Audio -
High-Definition Copy Protection (HDCP) 2.2
Dolby TrueHD Yes
DTS Neural:X Yes
HDMI SACD Transfer 2 Channel

Soundfield Calibration

Phase Control Yes
MCACC Memory 1
EQ Bands -
X-Curve -
Polarity Check -
Standing Wave Control -
Symmetric EQ Yes
Distance Adjustment -
Auto Subwoofer Crossover Yes

Listening Modes

Auto Surround Yes
Advanced Surround 10+1
Front Stage Surround Advance Yes
Virtual Speakers -
Stream Direct Yes (Direct, Pure Direct)
Wide Surround -
Headphone Surround -

Audio Features

Dialog Enhancement -
DSD Music File Yes (2ch)
Digital Noise Reduction -
Sound Delay (Lip Sync) Yes (500ms)
Bi-Amp -
Advanced Sound Retriever Yes
Sound Retriever AIR -
Tone Control 2 Channel
Speaker A/B -

Video Processing

4K Ultra HD Pass-Through Yes (HDR10, Dolby Vision Compatible)
3-D Ready Yes
HDMI Standby Through Yes with Input Switch / Last Memory
HDMI x.v. Color Yes
Video Converter to HDMI -
Component Video Scaler -
Pure Cinema I/P Converter -
3D Noise Reduction -
4K Ultra HD Video Scaler Ultra HD Upscaling
Audio Return Channel Yes
HDMI 36-bit Deep Color Yes
Video Processor -
HDMI to HDMI Video Scaler 4K Ultra HD (for 1080p)
Composite Video Scaler -
Advanced Video Adjustment -
Super Resolution Yes


HDMI Input / Output 4 In (Rear) / 1 Out
Wi-Fi Built-In Yes (Dual Band 5 GHz/2.4 GHz)
Wireless Adapter Port -
Component Video Input / Output -
iPhone / iPod / USB Memory Input -
Ethernet Input Yes
Digital Audio Inputs / Output 2 In (Optical 1, Coaxial 1)
Headphone Output Yes
AM/FM Presets AM/FM Tuner 40 Presets
MHL 2 -
Bluetooth Built-In Yes (Version: 4.1, Profile: A2DP/AVRCP, Codec: SBC/AAC)
Bluetooth Adapter Port -
Composite A/V Input / Output 2 In
USB Terminal Front USB
Analog Audio Inputs / Output 2 In
Pre-Amp Output 0.1 Ch
Front A/V Inputs USB


On-Screen Display GUI with System/Network Setup Menu
Multi-Room and Source Output -
Multi-Zone On-Screen Display -
Function Rename -
Sleep Timer Yes
Auto Power Down Yes
IR Serial Remote In/Out -
FL Dimmer Yes
Remote Yes
Versatile Speaker Configuration (FRONT, CENTER, SURROUND)


Front Panel Brushed
Speaker Terminals 5 large


Warranty 1 Year Parts & Labor


W x H x D (inches) Wi-Fi Antenna's Up -
Weight 19
W x H x D (inches) 17.13 x 6.81 x 12.63


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