HiFi Component System
HiFi Component System
30W + 30W Amplifier w/ Robust Power Circuit: The Denon D-M39S
is equipped with a 30 watt x 2-channel high power amplifier for serious HiFi quality
sound. The Denon D-M39S is also equipped with robust power supplies that feature dual
power transformers to provide a stable supply of electric current, resulting in lower
impedance handling and greater power output.
32-Bit/192kHz DAC: The Denon D-M39S HiFi Component System employs
high-precision 32-bit/192kHz digital-to-analog converters to reproduce high-definition
Simple & Straight Circuit Design: The Denon D-M39S gives
you high quality sound based on the "Simple & Straight" concept.
Circuitry is uncomplicated, signal paths are short, and all adverse influences
on sound quality have been minimized. The circuit design and the way the chassis
is built ensure the sound you hear is faithful to the original performance.
Triple Noise Reduction Design (T.N.R.D): In most electronic
audio component, various circuits, boards, and wire layouts can influence each
other and cause noise in your system. Denon eliminates these three sources of
noise to ensure that the sound is as clean as possible.
- Short signal paths, to optimize sound quality and
- Thorough separation of digital and analog sections
- Precision signal ground circuit, to preserve signal
FM Tuner: The D-M39S features a built-in FM tuner and comes
supplied with an FM wire antenna. The built-in FM tuner supports up to 40 station
presets in any combination. You can manually tune your presets or have the unit
automatically select your presets using the area's strongest stations. You can
label each preset station with an 8 character name.
Note: There is no AM tuner.
CD Player: The Denon D-M39S features a front-loading, single
tray CD player that supports playback of CD-Audio & CD-Text discs. The D-M39S
also supports playback of MP3 (32-320kbps) and WMA (64-192 kbps) files recorded
on CD-R and CD-RW discs in ISO 9660 level 1. The unit can support a maximum of
255 files and 255 folders. The unit also supports ID3-Tag (ver.1x, 2.x) information
so title, artist and album names can be displayed.
Note: This unit supports both 12cm and
8cm CD discs.
USB Port: The Denon D-M39S is equipped with a front-panel USB
(type-A) port for easy, direct connection of a USB mass storage class (MSC) device.
The front-panel USB port supports playback of MP3 (32-320 kbps) and WMA (64-192 kbps)
audio files recorded in FAT 16 or FAT 32 onto a USB mass storage device. The unit can
recognize up to 255 folders and 255 files per folder. When a USB device is connected,
playback will start automatically. You can control basic operations (Play, Pause,
Stop, Fast Forward, Rewind, Repeat, and Random) of your connected USB device. The
unit also supports ID3-Tag (ver.1x, 2.x) information so title, artist and album
names can be displayed. USB portable audio players that can be charged via USB
will be charged when plugged into the AV receiver's USB port (max. 1A); even in
Note: USB memory devices will not work
via a USB hub. It is not possible to connect and use a computer
via the unit's USB port using a USB cable.
iPod Direct: The unit's front-panel USB (type-A) port can
also be used to directly connect your Apple iPod or iPhone. You can listen to
music files from your iPod/iPhone by simply connecting the iPod/iPhone to the
D-M39S's front-panel USB port using the USB/Dock cable that came with your Apple
iPod/iPhone. The Denon D-M39S supports audio playback, music navigation, information
display, and charging of select iPod/iPhones. The system's direct play function
automatically detects the iPod/iPhone connection, and starts playback from the
last track you listened to. The connection features digital audio signal handling,
which routes the digital signal to the D-M39S's 32-bit/192kHz audiophile quality
D/A converters for optimum fidelity. You can choose to operate your connected
iPod/iPhone from the D-M39S's remote control or from your iPod/iPhone's
clickwheel/touchscreen. The Denon D-M39S is Made for iPod/iPhone compatible and
support the following iPod/iPhone model functions (as of 8/8/2012):
| iPod/iPhone Model || Generation || Tested Version || Media Type || Control Type || Display Type || Charge |
| Audio || Video || Remote || iPod/iPhone || Song/Artist Text || Track Info |
| dock connector || 3rd || N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
| clickwheel |
| 4th || N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
mini ||1st ||N/A || N || N || N || N || N || N || N |
|2nd ||N/A ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N ||N |
| 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 || 1.1 PC || 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 || 5.0.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| 4th || 5.1.1 || 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 || 4.3.5 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| 4 || 5.1.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| 4S || 5.1.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || Y |
| iPad || 1 || 5.1.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y || N |
| 2 || 5.1.1 || Y || N || Y || Y || Y || Y ||N |
Note: Apple iPod/iPhone software updates may change
functionality results. If you download a newer software version, you may
need to reset the receiver and your iPod/iPhone to regain functionality. If
this doesn't work, you may need to wait until a newer software update is
Playback Controls: The Denon D-M39S features Repeat
(Single/All/Folder), Random (All), and Program (up to 25 tracks) playback,
as well as direct track/folder access (using remote control).
Note: Program playback is not possible
with MP3/WMA files or connected Apple devices. Direct track
access is not available for iPod/iPhone/iPad.
Audio Adjustments: The Denon D-M39S offers various audio
adjustments to tailor the sound to your music taste:
- Optimizing Filter: An optimizing filter suited
specifically for the properties of the included loudspeakers (SC-M39)
can be activated.
- Tone Control: The D-M39S feature separate bass
and treble tone controls (-10 to +10dB) for adjusting the tone of the
system to your taste.
- Super Dynamic Bass: The Super Dynamic Bass (SDB)
circuit produces powerful bass sound even when the volume of the system
- Source Direct: The Source Direct feature is provided
for turning off the tone control and SDB circuitry to make the system's
response naturally flat.
Inputs/Outputs: The Denon D-M39S is fitted an analog audio
input (RCA), digital audio input (optical), mono-subwoofer output (RCA), and
headphone output (3.5mm).
- Analog Input: The Denon D-M39S is equipped with
a set of rear-panel RCA stereo audio inputs for connecting an external
home component audio source.
- Digital Input: The Denon D-M39S features an optical
(toslink) digital input for connection of your TV, satellite/cable box, or
Blu-ray/DVD player. The digital input will only accept a 2ch PCM signal
(not Dolby Digital/DTS).
- Speaker Outputs: The Denon D-M39S is fitted with
four binding-post speaker terminals that will accept pin-connectors,
single-banana plugs, and bar wire (up to 14-gauge).
- Subwoofer Output: The Denon D-M39S features a
mono-RCA subwoofer output for connecting a power subwoofer to the
system for additional bass.
- Headphone Output: The D-M39S is equipped with
a front-panel 3.5mm headphone output for private listening. Once a
headphone is connected, the system's speakers will automatically
FL Display: The front panel features a two line dot matrix
fluorescent display, which provides indications of source and function status.
The D-M39S's comprehensive FL display identifies source, music tracks, broadcast
stations, and 12-hour clock. The unit's display brightness can be adjusted in four
steps: 100%, 70%, 40%, or Off.
Timer: The unit is equipped with a convenient timer function,
which can be set up for Once, Daily, and Sleep modes.
- Everyday Timer: playback starts (the
power turns on) and stops (the power turns off) at the set
time each day; you can select the timer playback source
- Once Timer: playback starts (the power
turns on) and stops (the power turns off) only once at the
set time; you can select the timer playback source
- Sleep Timer: Use this function to
automatically switch the power to the standby mode after
as specific amount of time (minutes). The sleep timer can
be set up to 90 minutes, in 10 minute increments.
AC Power: The D-M39S is powered by standard household AC
current using the supplied 6.5' AC power cord. The power consumption of the unit
when in standby is approximately 0.3 watts.
Auto Standby: This unit will automatically enter the standby
mode after approximately 30 continuous minutes of stop mode with no operation.
Last Function Memory: This features stores the settings as
they were directly before the standby mode was set. When the power is turned
back on, the settings are restored to as they were directly before the standby
mode was set.
Matching Bookshelf Speakers: The Denon D-M39S HiFi Component
System includes a matching pair of compact, bookshelf loudspeakers (SC-M37). The
D.D.L cone and high definition tweeter with voice coil ventilation prevents the
woofer cone and teeter from swelling when the air inside heats up and maintains
uniform centering of the diaphragm. Together, with the newly developed crossover
network, the speakers reproduce a smooth and natural sound.
Two-Way Speaker Design: The D-M39S includes a pair of two-way
bookshelf loudspeakers rated at 6-ohm. Each loudspeaker features 1.0" soft-dome
silk tweeter and a 4.75" poly-cone woofer with rubber surround. They have a
frequency response of 45Hz to 40kHz. The speakers can handle up to 60 watts RMS
and 120 watts Peak.
- 1.0" Soft-Dome Tweeters: The 1.0"
soft-dome tweeters feature extended response to 40 kHz, along with
wide dispersion and high power handling thanks to the advanced coil
and dome air venting system.
- 4.75" Woofers: The powerful 4.75"
woofers feature Denon's Double Layer convex cone technology, which
provides deep bass and clear mid-range free of coloration caused by
cone flex distortion, and also features air venting for optimum
cooling during extended passages of high volume.
Bass Reflex Enclosure: The bookshelf loudspeakers employ a
bass reflex enclosure with a rear-firing port for greater efficiency and bass
response. Foam port inserts are supplied to seal the cabinet for tighter, more
accurate bass. The speakers feature a black wood-grain vinyl finish and a black
cloth removable grille.
Binding Post Terminals: Each speaker features two binding post
speaker terminals that will accommodate pin-connectors, single banana plugs, and
bare wire (up to 14-gauge). The speaker's binding posts are color-coded (red/black)
for easy identification between positive and negative.
Multi-Element Crossover Network: The speaker's multi-element
crossover network ensures a smooth wide-range tonal balance.
Mounting Options: The bookshelf loudspeakers can be simply placed on a
tablet-top, shelf, or stand. The optional PinPoint heavy duty side-grip wall-mounting bracket
sold separately) can be used to wall mount the speakers (the speakers do not feature
a keyhole slot or threaded insert).
IR Remote (RC-1162): The Denon D-M39S comes supplied with an
easy-to-use IR wireless remote control. The included remote control unit features
ergonomically designed buttons, with logical groupings for easy use. The keys of
the remote have been laid out so that various media can be easily played both
intuitively and visually. The buttons for the main operating sequences, such as
Play, Skip, Stop, or Volume Up/Down, have been placed near each other for smooth,
quick finger operation.
Note: The remote control has an
operating range of 23' at a 30° angle (left/right) of the unit's
front-panel IR eye.
Compact Size: The D-M39S's compact size lets you easily set
the system up on a bookshelf, table, or desk in your bedroom, office, den, or any
other room in your home.
- HiFi Component Unit: The HiFi component
unit measures 8.3125" (w) x 4.5" (h) x 13.0625"
- Bookshelf Speakers: The bookshelf loudspeakers
measure 5.75" (w) x 9.375" (h) x 9.25" (d)
- IR Remote: The included remote control
measures 2.0" (w) x 0.875" (h) x 8.8125" (d)