This home theater receiver from JVC gives you your money's worth, and then some. Built-in processing for Dolby Digital and DTS lets you take advantage of the discrete digital multichannel soundtracks from thousands of DVDs, select DBS programs and an ever-growing number of digital TV broadcasts. Built-in Dolby Pro Logic decoding gives you surround sound from your non-digital home theater sources (such as a HiFi VCR or stereo TV).

Rated at 100 watts x 5 channels in surround mode and 100 x 2 in stereo, the RX-6000V delivers rich, detailed sound both for movies and music. And you get plenty of inputs for your A/V components: 1 optical and 1 coaxial input for digital sources; plus 3 audio and 3 A/V inputs (including 1 S-video jack) for analog sources. A dedicated preamp output lets you add a powered subwoofer for heavy home theater impact.


  • Dolby Digital/DTS inputs (1 optical, 1 coaxial)
  • 100 watts x 2 (stereo) into 8 ohms (40-20,000 Hz) at 0.8% THD — or 100 x 5 in Surround mode (Dolby Digital, DTS, Pro Logic)
  • 3 audio and 3 A/V (including 1 S-video) inputs
  • preamp-level subwoofer output
  • A/V remote
  • Enhanced JVC CompuLink
  • 30 FM/15 AM presets
  • 17-3/16"W x 5-13/16"H x 16-15/16"D
  • warranty: 2 years

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What's in the box?

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  • AM/FM/Dolby Digital/DTS receiver
  • RM-SRX6000J remote
  • 2 "AA" batteries
  • AM Loop antenna
  • FM wire antenna
  • Owner's Manual
  • Product registration card
  • Safety Guide
  • Errata Sheet

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Inputs and Outputs


This unit has built-in Dolby Digital, Dolby Prologic and DTS decoding.

Bass Management:

  • Subwoofer: You can select YES or NO.
  • Front Speakers: You can select LARGE or SMALL (note: if subwoofer is set to NO, you can only select LARGE front speakers).
  • Center speaker: You can select LARGE, SMALL, or NONE (note: if front speakers are set to SMALL, you cannot select LARGE for the center speaker).
  • Rear speaker: You can select SMALL, LARGE, or NONE (note: if front speakers are set to SMALL, you cannot select LARGE for the rear speakers).
  • Center delay: 0 to 5 msec in 1 msec increments
  • Rear delay: 0 to 15 msec in 1 msec increments
  • Crossover: You can select a crossover point of 80, 100 or 120 Hz (operates in Dolby Digital, DTS and Dolby Pro Logic mode only).
  • LFE Att.: You can lower LFE bass by 10dB.
  • Comp: (Dynamic range compression): You can select OFF, MID or MAX.  (note: mode operates only in Dolby Digital Mode)

One touch operation:  Assigns and stores different sound settings for each source. You can store the volume level, bass boost, bass and treble settings, input attenuator mode, subwoofer level, balance and DSP modes.

Digital Surround Processor: Has 3 types of modes: 

  • 3D Phonic Effect Levels: You can vary the level from 1 to 5.  (note: This mode can be used even if you only have front speakers connected to the unit.  You can select 3D Action (for action and war movies), or 3D Theater (simulates a large theater)) 
  • DAP Mode: allows you to select Live Club, Dance Club, Hall, Pavilion, Head Phone or OFF. The DAP effect levels can be varied from 1 to 5.
  • Surround Mode: This unit has standard Dolby Pro Logic, DTS and Dolby Digital surround modes. Besides these modes you can also select JVC Theater Surround which "enhances" Dolby Pro Logic.

          (Note: Two DSP modes cannot be used simultaneously.)

Test Tones: Covers all speakers except subwoofer.

Level Control:  Center, left and right surround, and subwoofer.

Compu Link: This unit has A/V CompuLink and  Compu Link 3 Synchro for use with compatible JVC A/V products (one touch operation).

Attentuator: You can attenuate an analog input signal if it is too high and causes distortion.

Digital Input Registration: When you use either of the digital inputs, you must register which source is connected to which digital input (unit only). This only needs to be done one time, and afterwards, the unit will automatically be able to select the proper source in both digital and analog mode.

Sleep Timer:  This unit is equipped with a sleep timer that will automatically turn the unit off after 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80 or 90 minutes.

Remote Control Functions

The remote controls JVC audio/video components only.  Besides this unit it will control compatible JVC turntables, CD Players, Cassette decks, MD recorders, VCRs and DVD players.

Inputs and Outputs

Front panel:

  • Gold plated standard headphone output

Rear panel:

  • Phono in
  • CD in
  • Tape/MD in and out
  • DVD audio/video input (RCA and S-video)
  • TV/DBS audio/video input (RCA only)
  • VCR audio/video input and output (RCA only)
  • Subwoofer preamp output: mono RCA
  • Monitor out (RCA and S-video)
  • Digital inputs: one Toslink with cover (Digital 2) and 1 coax
  • AM input: Spring clips
  • FM antenna input: slip on (non-threaded) F-Type connector
  • Two Compu Link 3 (Synchro) inputs
  • Two AV Compu Link inputs
  • TV Compu Link input
  • Spring clip outputs for center and surround speakers
  • Spring clip outputs for both sets of front speakers.  (note: the second set of front speakers, front speakers 2, are automatically cut off when a surround mode is selected.

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