7702 vs 7701:
Originally Posted by JaremyP
Anyone have a concise list of advantages the AV7702 will have over the AV7701?
Also, what happens historically with outgoing Marantz models? Will the 7701 end up available at good discounts soon?
11CH processing vs only 7CH
XT32 (32x higher speaker filter resolution / 4x higher sub filter resolution) vs. XT
Sub EQ HT (dual subs) vs simply dual sub pre-outs (ie. "Y" splitter)
Independent HDMI/digital/analog audio to Zone 2 and digital/analog to Zone 3 vs analog only
HDMI 2.0 4k/60Hz upscaling/pass through vs. HDMI 1.4 4k/30Hz upscaling/pass through
HDMI Standby Pass through dedicated setting vs. HDMI Control
Airplay to Zones 2/3 only vs. having to leave main zone on
Remote (Info) shows input/output signals vs input only
DTS Neo:X (11CH)
Dolby Atmos (11CH)
All Zone stereo (any source)
Analog input assignment
Listen to USB/Network source while watching HDMI video source
New & improved iDevice/Android apps coming later this fall
Also, AV7701 has been discounted since March/April.