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Denon DNP-720AE

Network digital music player with built-in Apple AirPlay® and Wi-Fi®

Item # 033DNP720A

Many music fans find themselves in a quandary.

Many music fans find themselves in a quandary.

Discontinued item
4 questions - 29 answers

Item # 033DNP720A

About the Denon DNP-720AE

Unleash a world of digital music

Many music fans find themselves in a quandary. They have great-sounding systems that they don't want to replace, but feel like they're missing out on today's wide variety of digital music choices. Denon's DNP-720AE is an easy solution to this problem. This versatile component will expand your digital music library in no time at all. Connect the '720AE to your Ethernet or Wi-Fi® network and get ready for countless hours of entertainment.

Unleash a world of digital music

Many music fans find themselves in a quandary. They have great-sounding systems that they don't want to replace, but feel like they're missing out on today's wide variety of digital music choices. Denon's DNP-720AE is an easy solution to this problem. This versatile component will expand your digital music library in no time at all. Connect the '720AE to your Ethernet or Wi-Fi® network and get ready for countless hours of entertainment.

AirPlay® all day

Built-in Apple AirPlay technology lets you stream music from your iTunes® library for playback on your favorite home audio system. You can access your music either from a networked computer or directly from your iPhone®, iPad®, or iPod touch®. Not only do you get a fast and convenient way to listen to your favorites, but friends and family members can share music from their portable Apple devices, too. Your device can also double as a Wi-Fi® system remote so you can control the '720AE from any room in the house. Requires a wireless home network.

Internet radio and more

The '720AE streams online stations from around the world, as well as podcasts and music streaming services like PANDORA® Internet radio and Rhapsody®. The '720AE also accepts audio files from wherever they're stored on your network, like your computer, or networked hard drive.

High-res audio

Denon puts sound quality first

The '720AE has a built-in, audiophile-quality 192kHz/24-bit DAC (digital-to-analog converter) delivering clear, detailed sound with all of the music that comes through the player. It supports all the most popular digital formats — MP3, FLAC, FLAC-HD, WMA, WMA-lossless, WAV, and AAC. Plus, this tuner doesn't just make digital files sound great— your favorite AM and FM radio stations will come through clean and clear, too.

From our Denon DNP-720AE network music player review:

I had a lot of fun playing with the DNP-720AE and its many ways to connect with digital music. The wealth of tunes this player can add to a system is intoxicating. There are so many options to discover and enjoy a seemingly endless supply of artists, songs, and styles.

— David Brown, Crutchfield A/V Writer

Product highlights:

  • plays music from your computer, your iPod, and the Internet on your home audio system
  • built-in Wi-Fi® connects to your wired or wireless home network
  • Apple AirPlay®-ready with firmware upgrade from Denon — ultra-convenient iTunes® music playback
  • supports playback of WMA, MP3, AAC, WAV, and FLAC files
  • plays Internet radio stations
  • DLNA-certified — plays music stored on a DLNA-compatible Windows® PC
  • connections:
    • Ethernet port for a high-speed connection to a home network
    • front-panel USB input for iPod®, thumb drive, or portable hard disk drive
    • optical digital audio output
    • stereo RCA analog audio outputs for connecting to a receiver or amplifier
  • remote control
  • detachable power cord
  • 17-1/8"W x 2-7/8"H x 12-1/8"D
  • warranty: 2 years
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
  • Note: You might experience network dropouts when using AirPlay with an iPhone 4S. Apple is working to fix this software problem.
  • MFR # DNP720AE

What's in the box:

  • Network audio player
  • 6' AC power cord
  • Remote control (RC-1159)
  • 2 "AAA" batteries
  • W-LAN antenna
  • AM loop antenna
  • FM wire antenna
  • 47" Stereo audio cable
  • Owner's Manual (Eng/Fre/Spa)
  • Network Setup Guide (Eng/Fre/Spa)
  • Warranty Information
  • Denon Service Network sheet

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Network Functions
AirPlay Technology
USB/iPod Connectivity
Audio Section
AM/FM Tuner
Convenience Features
Remote Control

Network Functions

Overview: An ideal device for online music enthusiasts, the Denon DNP-720AE Network Audio Player allows you to access online audio content from any room in your house. This versatile player connects to your home network via Wi-Fi (WPS enabled) or Ethernet, allowing you to enjoy Internet Radio & online music services (such as Pandora, Rhapsody, & Napster) remotely. It also supports iTunes AirPlay technology, which lets you stream music wirelessly from your iTunes account (via your computer) or Apple mobile device. The Denon DNP-720AE also includes a built-in AM/FM tuner & front-panel USB port. And with its masterful sound engineering & Denon circuits, the Network Audio Player is capable of producing stunning sound performance. The Denon DNP-720AE Network Audio Player offers stereo analog & digital outputs to connect to virtually any home A/V component.

Network Connection: The Denon DNP-720AE is equipped with dual network connection methods. There's an RJ-45 LAN (Ethernet) port for direct wired connection to your home network, and there's also the built-in Wi-Fi feature that includes Wi-Fi Protected Setup for safe &secure connection to your wireless home network. When connected to the Internet, the device can stream free Internet Radio & music from online services (such as Pandora, Napster, & Rhapsody). It can also connect to your home network's own music library stored on your computer, giving you remote access to your entire music collection.

  • Ethernet Port: The Denon DNP-720AE Network Audio Player is fitted with a Ethernet (RJ-45) port for a hardwired Internet connection.
  • WiFi (with WPS): The Denon DNP-720AE Network Audio Player is equipped with a WLAN antenna, which allows it to communicate with your home network via WiFi (IEEE 802.1b/g).  Additionally, thanks to its Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), the DNP-720AE allows for easy & secure establishment of a wireless home network.

Note:  This unit's RJ-45 Ethernet port supports 10BASE-T/100BASE-TX and requires an Ethernet (LAN) category 5 or higher cable, Router, Modem, and Internet connection. When using a wireless LAN connection, your system must feature an wireless router/access-point.

DLNA Certified: The DNP-720AE is DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) 1.5 & Windows 7 compliant for audio networking. This means it's easier for you to access & enjoy digital music stored on your PC or smartphone (like Android). You can use your PC or smartphone to play high-bit rate music content through your audio system, or use the DNP-720AE to browse & play music files on your hard drive.

Music Server: The Denon DNP-720AE lets you play music files stored on your computer via a network connection. MP3, WMA, AAC , WAV, & FLAC audio files stored on your computer can be played through the DNP-720AE via its wired or wireless network connection. You can control playback of your streamed audio files from the DNP-720AE's remote control. The receiver also supports ID3-Tag (ver.2) & META tag information so song title, artist name, and album name can be displayed the unit's front-panel display. The Denon DNP-720AE supports the following audio formats, sampling frequencies, & bit rates via its wired or wireless network connection.

Compatible Formats Sampling Frequencies Bit rate Extension
WMA (Windows Media Audio) 32/44.1/48 kHz 48-192 kbps .wma
MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3) 32/44.1/48 kHz 32-320 kbps .mp3
WAV 32/44.1/48 kHz 16-bit .wav
MPEG-4 AAC 32/44.1/48 kHz 16-320 kbps .aac/.m4a/.mp4
FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) 32/44.1/48/96 kHz 16/20/24-bit .flac

Note: Your computer must meet the following system requirements - Windows Media Player Network Sharing Service or Windows Media DRM10. Album Art is only displayed when using Windows Media Player (ver.11)

Internet Radio: The Denon DNP-720AE lets you access Internet Radio stations from around the world. Internet Radio stations in MP3 & WMA format are supported. You can choose from approximately 12,000 Internet Radio stations & sort them by Keyword, Popularity, Local Stations, Recommended, Location, or Genre. You can store up to 3 Internet Radio stations as presets. The unit will automatically save up to 20 of the most recently played stations. This network audio player's Internet Radio Station list is created using a free radio station database service, known as "vTuner". This database service provides a list edited & created for this unit. Not available in all countries.

Online Music Services:  You can listen to your favorite music through the following online music services.

  • Napster: The monthly music subscription service Napster is accessible. You can search for particular tracks (by artist, album, or song) on Napster and register your favorite tracks to the "My Napster Library".
  • Pandora: Once the network audio player is registered with your Pandora account, you can listen to the automated music recommendation and Internet Radio service. You can create up to 100 personalized radio stations. You can sort tracks within these radio stations. You can skip up to 6 tracks that are being played back within 1 hour.
  • Rhapsody: Rhapsody is another paid music broadcast service accessible through the network audio player. You can search for particular tracks (by artist, album, or song) on Rhapsody and register your favorite tracks to "My Library". You can also search for similar music to the music you are currently listening to.

Favorites: The Favorite function allows you to register your favorite Internet Radio broadcast stations & computer audio files in the unit's Favorite List in advance so that you can select and listen to the stations or files right away, whenever you want. The contents that you can register & select are Internet Radio stations & music files stored on your PC. You can register up to 50 items in the Favorite List.

Note: When you attempt to register the 51st station or file in the Favorite List, the last station or file is automatically deleted.

Party Mode Function: The same network audio (Internet radio, Media Player, or iPod/iPhone) can be played on multiple Denon products equipped with the Party Mode function & connected to the same home network. The party mode consists of one organizer and up to 4 attendees. When one unit starts the party mode as the organizer, up to 4 devices on which the party mode function is activated automatically participate in the party as attendees.

Firmware Updates: Using the player's network/internet connection, you can check for & update the latest firmware from the online Denon server.

AirPlay Technology

AirPlay Certified: The Denon DNP-720AE Network Audio Player is compatible with iTunes' AirPlay technology. With AirPlay, the device can connect wirelessly to any AirPlay-enabled Apple device. This allows you to stream music wirelessly from your iPod touch, iPhone, iPad, or your computer's (Mac or PC) iTunes library; via your WiFi network.

Note: AirPlay requires iTunes 10.1 or later & iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad with iOS 4.3 or later. Wi-Fi network is also required.

iTunes Streaming: The DNP-720AE Network Audio Player is able to streaming audio from your computer's iTunes account AirPlay technology. When connected to the same network as a computer running iTunes, the DNP-720AE can appear as an output option in the pop-up menu at the bottom of the iTunes window. You can then browse your iTunes collection on your computer & stream music to the Denon Network Audio Player.

Note: To use the AirPlay feature you need a Mac or Windows-based PC running iTunes (10.1 or later) connected to the same wireless (WiFi) network.

Apple Device Streaming: AirPlay also lets you wirelessly stream music and music apps stored on your iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad to the Denon DNP-720AE. So there's no need to dock your Apple device, unless you want to charge it.

Note: The AirPlay feature works with iPod touch, iPhone, & iPad with iOS 4.3 or later - connected to the same wireless network.

Apple Remote App: Using the Apple Remote App (FREE download from iTunes) on your iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad and your wireless home network, you don't even need to be in the same room as the components or your computer to play, pause, skip, and stop the songs in your iTunes music library. You will even see the iTunes music information, including your track titles & artist info on your Apple device.

USB/iPod Connectivity

Front-Panel USB Port: The Denon DN-P720AE is equipped with a front-panel USB (type-A) port for easy, direct connection of a USB Mass Storage Class (MSC) device, USB Media Transfer Protocol (MTP) device, or external HDD (hard disk drive) with audio files. The front-panel USB (type-A) port supports playback of MP3, WMA, AAC, WAV, & FLAC audio files recorded in FAT 16 or FAT 32 onto a USB (MSC/MTP) device. You can control music playback from the network audio receiver & remote control. The unit also supports ID3-Tag (ver.2) and META tag information so song title, artist name, album name can be displayed the unit's front-panel display. The unit can recognize up to 1,000 files.

Compatible Formats Sampling Frequencies Bit rate Extension
WMA (Windows Media Audio) 32/44.1/48 kHz 48-192 kbps .wma
MP3 (MPEG-1 Audio Layer-3) 32/44.1/48 kHz 32-320 kbps .mp3
WAV 32/44.1/48 kHz 16-bit .wav
MPEG-4 AAC 32/44.1/48 kHz 16-320 kbps .aac/.m4a/.mp4
FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) 32/44.1/48/96 kHz 16/20/24-bit .flac

Note: Copyright-protected files cannot be played. USB memory devices will not work via a USB hub. It is not possible to connect and use a computer via the unit's front-panel USB port.

iPod/iPhone Direct: The Denon DNP-720AE's front-panel USB port can be used to connect your compatible iPod or iPhone for music playback. The DNP-720AE supports audio playback, music navigation, information display, & charging of select iPods/iPhones.

  • Audio Playback: You can listen to music files from your iPod/iPhone by simply connecting your iPod/iPhone to the DNP-720AE's front-panel USB port, using the USB/Dock cable that came with your Apple iPod/iPhone.
  • Music Navigation: You can choose to operate your connected iPod/iPhone from the DNP-720AE's front-panel controls, remote control, or from your iPod/iPhone's clickwheel or touchscreen. The Denon DNP-720AE lets you browse by Playlist, Artist, Album, Song, Podcast, Genre, Composer, or Audiobook. It also offers Play/Pause, Stop, Skip/Back, Repeat, & Random functions.
  • Music Information Display: The Denon network audio player will display Track #, Elapsed playing time; as well as Song, Artist, & Album name. You can also choose to view the music information on your iPod or iPhone.
  • Charging: The DNP-720A will charge your connected iPod or iPhone when the Network Audio Player is powered up.

iPod/iPhone Compatibility Chart: The Denon DNP-720AE is "Made for iPod/iPhone compatible" and supports the following specific iPod/iPhone models (as of 9/27/2013):

iPod/iPhone Model Generation Tested Version Media Type Control Type Display Type Charge
Audio Video Remote iPod/iPhone Artist/Song Text Track Info
video 5th 1.3 Y N Y N Y Y Y
classic 80GB 1.1.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
120GB 2.0.1 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
160GB 2.0.4 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
nano 1st 1.3.1 Y N Y N Y Y Y
2nd 1.1.3 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
3rd 1.1.3 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
4th 1.0.4 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
5th 1.0.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
6th 1.2 PC Y N Y Y Y Y Y
7th 1.2 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
touch 1st 2.2.1 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
2nd 4.2.1 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
3rd 5.1.1 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
4th 6.1.3 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
5th 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
iPhone 2G 3.1.3 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
3G 4.2.1 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
3GS 5.1.1 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
4 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
4S 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
5 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
5C 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
5S 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
iPad 1 5.1.1 Y N Y Y Y Y N
2 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y N
3 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y N
3 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y N
mini 7.0 Y N Y Y Y Y Y
Note: Apple iPod/iPhone software updates may change functionality results. If you download a newer software version, you may need to reset the head unit and your iPod/iPhone to regain functionality. If this doesn't work, you may need to wait until a newer software update is available.

Audio Section

Denon Sound Technologies: The DNP-720AE Network Audio Player is loaded with Denon's sound technologies. The receiver's "simple & straight" circuit design minimizes sound interference & helps eliminate noise & feedback, ensuring crisp &clear playback.

Digital Processing: The Denon DNP-720AE features full digital processing, which allows for a pure signal transfer & optimum audio performance from all sources.

24-Bit/192-kHz DAC: The Denon DNP-720AE Network Audio Player features a precise 24-bit/192-kHz DAC (digital-to-analog converter), which helps preserve the fidelity of your recordings. The result is richly textured, detailed sound reproduction that is faithful to its source.

Audio Outputs: The Denon DNP-720AE Network Audio Player is fitted with analog (stereo RCA) & digital (optical) audio outputs to connect to your home AV gear..

  • Analog Audio Outputs: The Denon DNP-720AE features a set of gold-plated stereo analog RCA outputs to connect your analog stereo receiver.
  • Digital Output: The DNP-720AE features an optical digital output to connect your digital A/V receiver.

Audio Specifications:

  • Frequency Response: 24-48,000 Hz (fs: 96 kHz) / 2-20,000 Hz (fs: 44.1 kHz)
  • Dynamic Range: 98 dB
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 110 dB
  • THD: 0.003% (1 kHz)
  • Output Level: 2Vrms (100k ohms)

AM/FM Tuner

AM/FM Tuner: The Denon DNP-720AE Network Audio Player features an AM/FM tuner, giving you access to traditional radio stations. The unit offers manual, seek, and preset tuning.

Preset Tuning: This unit can be preset with a total of 99 FM & AM broadcast stations, in any combination. You can choose to manual preset all your FM stations, or have the DNP-720AE automatically select your presets for you. AM stations can only be manually preset. Preset stations can be recalled, using the unit's remote control.

Preset Station Naming: You can give each preset station a custom 8-character name.

External Antennas: The Deon DNP-720A comes with an external FM wire antenna (coaxial) and an AM loop antenna (spring-clips).

Convenience Features

Easy-to-Operate Design: The DNP-720AE Network Audio Player was designed with ease of use in mind. It has a clean, uncluttered front-panel that gives you quick access to basic playback functions & volume control. For more complete control, you can use the included remote control, which allows you to seamlessly switch between songs, playlists, & devices. The receiver also sports a convenient OEL display.

3-Line OEL Display: The Denon Network Audio Player features a 3-line OEL (Organic Electroluminescence) display. The unit will display song information from its network, USB, and iPod/iPhone connection.

Note: There is no video monitor output for on-screen display.

Dimmer: The display brightness can be set to 100%, 75%, 50%, 25%, or Off.

Last Function Memory: This function stores the unit's settings as they were immediately before going into the standby mode. When the unit's power is turned back on, the settings are restored to where they were before going into the standby mode.

Auto Standby: This unit will automatically enter the standby mode after approximately 30 continuous minutes of stop mode with not operation.

Remote Control

Simple Remote Control: The Denon DNP-720AE includes an IR remote control for wireless operation of the network audio player, Internet Radio, online music services, stored music files on your computer, a connected USB device, & a connected iPod/iPhone.

Denon Remote App: The DNP-720AE supports the Denon Remote App, which offers iPod touch & iPhone users an additional way to control the Network Audio Player. This free-to-download app from iTunes allows you to operate the Network Audio Player using your Apple device's touchscreen, giving you complete control over volume, playback, & source selection. You can even search your source's music library using the convenient "search-by-character" function.

Note: Download the "Denon Remote App" from the iTunes App Store for FREE. The network audio player needs to be connected to your network & the iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad needs to be connected to the same network by Wi-Fi (wireless LAN).

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4 questions already asked

Does this device support spotify?
[ Jacque  Mar 24, 2014 ]
6 answers
Spotify plays on the DNP-720ae just fine--via AirPlay. This is better than integration as you have full control via the Spotify app on your device.
[ Douglas  Jul 23, 2015 ]
don't know what spottify is, but if this is the internet receiver, it is too difficult to program. Even Crutghfield advisor could not figure it out. returned it, IF IT IS THE INTERNET RECEIVER.
[ BOB  Mar 24, 2014 ]
I returned the unit - it was defective - but as I recall there was no Spotify support.
[ Anon  Mar 24, 2014 ]
Jacque: I really can't answer; I no longer have the unit.
[ JAMES  Mar 24, 2014 ]
No. Just Pandora, Napster and Rhapsody.
[ BENJAMIN  Mar 24, 2014 ]
I'm not sure. I use Pandora on it. But the device loses its internet connection frequently, which requires a hard boot. I'm not too happy with it, but there's not many options at this price point if you want third party control integration. Denon hasn't been much help either. If you aren't worried about third party control, then I'd pick another device.
[ JACOB R  Mar 24, 2014 ]
does the AM/FM tuner output via the digital audio output?
[ KMM0000  Mar 10, 2014 ]
3 answers
[ MARK  Mar 12, 2014 ]
I do not have a definative answer to that question but I would guess that it should.
[ CHRIS  Mar 11, 2014 ]
I do not believe so
[ WILLIAM E.  Mar 11, 2014 ]
Does this support Pandora One subscriptions? Newer Denon Receivers support Android. Does this device support Android Apps?
[ Charlie  Dec 29, 2013 ]
4 answers
Sorry this was in my spam folder, yes it does support Pandora 1
[ MICHAEL  Feb 26, 2014 ]
Pandora works well. I don't have Android.
[ CHRIS  Jan 07, 2014 ]
Yes for pandora Yes for android
[ Christopher  Dec 30, 2013 ]
Don't know about Android apps but the Denon works fine with my Pandora One subscription.
[ BRYAN D  Dec 30, 2013 ]
i dont have any Apple products is it still a good product for listening to Internet stations?
[ Robert  Dec 20, 2013 ]
16 answers
Denon DNP-720AE is this unit can recieve wifi WIRELESS N FROM MY THE ROUTER
[ RAMRUT  Feb 07, 2014 ]
Yes; I use it for Pandora and the sound is excellent.
[ JOHN  Dec 26, 2013 ]
This is a very good product for listening to internet stations. The selection is vast, it works great, and it sounds good. One important point: Do NOT, I repeat NOT, get the firmware upgrade under any circumstances! I usually do get firmware updates for electronics, but when I tried to download and install the update on this Denon, the installation stalled and turned the item into a brick! Crutchfield had to exchange it for a new one - there was no way to fix it. But other than that, I love this product.
[ JOHN L  Dec 23, 2013 ]
No Apple here either. The Denon is fine for internet radio, although I don't use it a lot for that. I have been listening to something called "" lately, mostly for Christmas music, and it sounds real nice. I don't know where it is and I've never checked the bit rate, but it sounds good to me.
[ JAMES  Dec 22, 2013 ]
I bought this in May 2013. It's a high quality internet radio. I love it. No need to hook up laptop to the system. Highly recommended.
[ JERRY  Dec 22, 2013 ]
Robert: Having Apple products or any computer has nothing to do with the Denon. It will depend on the download speed of your internet provider. I have TWC Road Runner turbo 20mbps with the router two rooms removed from the denon receiver and have no problems. There are only 3 presets for stations. Pandora is already programed in and does not need a preset. jw
[ JAMES W  Dec 21, 2013 ]
Yes, I listen to loads of Internet Radio using the DNP-720AE. Does not matter if you have Apple products, Internet Radio is separate from Apple / iTunes.
[ MICHAEL R  Dec 21, 2013 ]
Hi Robert, This is a great unit! If you don't have apple applications, you can still access a variety of internet music sources such as PANDORA. I have it connected to my vintage SANSUI receiver and it sounds great -- Just one thing -- if you are connecting it wirelesly you need a strong wi-fi signal. I ended up having to buy a wi-fi signal extender. Hope this helps! Paulo
[ PAULO  Dec 21, 2013 ]
Absolutely, all you need is an internet connection, wired or wireless. I use wireless and it works fine provided you have good download speeds. It is a great product and I recommend it highly. It also will notify you when you need to do software updates and it does them automatically.
[ MARK  Dec 20, 2013 ]
Yes, it is very good for listening to internet stations. The tuner organizes them by geographic location (ie by city) then you scroll through the list to find the one you want. I've only browsed stations at the receiver since I need to look at the display to choose one. It finds a whole lot of stations, so you'll probably find what you want. I use a wired internet connection and have no bandwidth problems, so I cannot comment on wireless connection. Also, for non-Apple products, any PC with iTunes on your network will also be able to play to the tuner. If you can stand using iTunes, it's a pretty cool feature.
[ CHRISTOPHER  Dec 20, 2013 ]
Robert I don't have any Apple products either. When I first received my Denon DNP-720AE, I unplugged my ethernet cable from my computer and plugged it into the Denon. After a short setup, it played internet stations beautifully. The search and organization was well done, not needing instructions to work my way through. That is not my primary use, but I did all that to make sure it worked.
[ PHILLIP J  Dec 20, 2013 ]
All you need is to connect it to your home computer network with an internet connection and you will get thousands of stations from all over the world
[ WILLIAM E.  Dec 20, 2013 ]
It's an excellent platform for internet and online listening (e.g. Pandora). My only complaint is that the device periodically looses the wifi connection which requires you to re-establish the connection. Denon does provide firmware upgrades intermittently that helps the user interface experience.
[ RON  Dec 20, 2013 ]
Yes! We have only used the iPod functions a couple of times. We use this for rhapsody primarily, but tuning in stations from around the world has been a great feature during gatherings. Setting this up was effortless and we have had no complaints. One other nice feature is the built in fm/am tuner, works exceptionally well and seems to have a nice range.
[ THOMAS  Dec 20, 2013 ]
I have not been totally pleased. I mainly use it for apple devices. No experience with internet stations.
[ GORDON  Dec 20, 2013 ]
absolutely, in fact I most likely use my Denon-720AE more frequently for internet radio than for iTunes over air-play. The unit also works well with any network media server or network storage drive. Hope this helps.
[ ROBERT E  Dec 20, 2013 ]

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