AVR 161S


425-watt, 5.1-channel, networked AVR with Bluetooth connectivity

Item# AVR 161S/230

General Specifications

Power Requirement 220V - 240V AC, 50Hz/60Hz
Dimensions (H x W x D – Metric/English) 121mm x 440mm x 300mm (4-3/4” x 17-5/16” x 11-13/16”)
Weight (Metric/English) 4.6kg (10 lb)

Audio Specifications

Stereo Power 85W per channel, two channels driven @ 6/8 ohms, 20Hz – 20kHz,
Multichannel Power (one channel driven) 85W per channel, two channels driven @ 6/8 ohms, 20Hz – 20kHz,
High Instantaneous Current Capability 29 Amps
Signal-to-noise Ratio (IHF-A) 100 dB
Slew Rate 40V/sec
Input Sensitivity/Impedance 250mV/27k ohms

Video Specifications

Television Format PAL
Input Level/Impedance 1Vp-p/75 ohms
Output Level/Impedance 1Vp-p/75 ohms
Video Frequency Response (Component Video) 10Hz – 8MHz (–3dB)
10Hz – 8MHz (–3dB) 2.0 + 3D ready
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Spec Sheet (EN)

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  • 1 Harman Kardon® AVR 161S A/V receiver
  • 1 programmable remote control
  • 1 EzSet/EQ III microphone with 22' (6.7m) cable
  • 1 AM loop antenna with 2' (0.6m) cable
  • 1 FM antenna with 6' (1.8m) cable
  • 2 AAA batteries
AVR 161S is rated 1.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Very poor support. Start working on it ! Read the questions !! No one gives answers... Where is customers support when you need them !!
Date published: 2018-11-20
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i have connected my ethernet cable of rj45 to the avr...how to get started using the internet?

Asked by: rajiv26
did you also have the hdmi to tv connected? you can go through the settings on the tv
Answered by: iammikeg
Date published: 2019-01-06

Where can I find the latest firmware update for AVR 161?

Asked by: catastrat
Same question here cause the HDMI TV OUT CEC device function is not detected on my TCL 55R615 TV ? Thx
Answered by: JeffG
Date published: 2018-12-01

My AVR 161S has a problem, whenever I turn it on, it displays "DEVICE SLEEP", I've already done the RESET and Power thing but it always ends up with the same "device sleep" and blinking orange power light, can anyone help me here?

Asked by: Marvin

My AVR 1610 is not getting ON. The power light is just blinking... what may be the problem?

Asked by: KSG2017

Why all questions are without answers? I believe that a representative of the company must provide customers with answers. strange thing

Asked by: figaro

Is there an up grade for AVR 161 and 171? If so send me the link please. ZOOKS

Asked by: Zooks

How to connect fm...iam not getting fm...am is playing but no fm..

Asked by: Vinitha

USB says that the flash drive is empty. Checked the flash drive on other devices and it works perfectly.

Asked by: Colin
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