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KAM-1 Power Amplifier Circuitry:
This exclusive Kenwood modular amplifier circuit doubles electrical efficiency,
producing more power while generating less heat. KAM-1 offers superior sound
quality and reliability.
Surround Modes: This receiver
incorporates a wide variety of surround modes to bring you maximum enjoyment
from your audio and video software. The surround modes include:
- Dolby Digital
- Dolby Pro Logic
- Dolby Pro Logic II (Movie and
- Jazz Club
Midnight Mode (Dolby Digital Mode
Only): Anytime you don't want to experience the loud and soft volume
extremes of recorded sound, use the Midnight Mode to reduce volume extremes.
This feature keeps loud, dramatic sound from being too loud while ensuring that
you can still hear whispered dialogue or other soft sounds.
Panorama Mode (Pro Logic II Music
mode only): When listening to music, you can enjoy the
"wraparound" sound effect when you adjust the Panorama Mode.
Dimension Mode (Pro Logic II Music
mode only): When listening to music with certain recordings, you will be
able to achieve a suitable balance from all the speakers by adjusting the
Center Width Mode (Pro Logic II
Music mode only): The Center Width Mode allows you to adjust the position of
the center image.
Active EQ: You can enjoy a more
impressive sound effect when Active EQ is turned on during Dolby Digital and DTS
playback, and when in PCM and analog stereo modes. There are 3 Active EQ modes:
Music, Cinema and TV.
Display Dimmer: The
display brightness may be set to one of three available settings.
RC-R0626 IR Unified Remote: The
supplied remote communicates with the receiver via infrared transmission. It is
pre-programmed to operate this unit and a number of functions on other Kenwood
components, including cassette decks, CD players, MD recorders/players, and DVD
System Control: This receiver
is equipped with two Kenwood SL16 system control jacks. Certain Kenwood CD
players, cassette decks and MiniDisc recorders that are connected to this
receiver through the SL16 control jacks can utilize the following system control
- Automatic Operation: When
you start playback from a source component, the input selector on the
receiver switches to that component automatically.
- Remote Control: You can
operate the connected component with the receiver's remote control.
- Synchronized Recording: You
can synchronize recording with the start of playback when recording from CD,
MD or analog discs.