7.2-Channel Network AV Receiver
Immerse in 3D surround sound of Dolby Atmos® or DTS:X in 5.2.2ch speaker layout, or you can still enjoy similar effects by Dolby Atmos Height Virtualizer and DTS Virtual:X even without height or surround speakers. Featuring Ultra HD, HDR10, HLG, and Dolby Vision™ pass through, offering evermore life-like images. Plus, the VSX-935 supports HDMI 2.1*1 for 8K, VRR, ALLM, QFT pass-through for next-generation video/gaming with HDCP 2.3. You can stream songs from various sources via Music Server, Bluetooth®, DTS Play-Fi, Sonos system and Apple AirPlay 2. It is Roon Tested, making music streaming easy from AV equipment. Other highlights include Powered Zone 2 feature with a dedicated DAC, Personal Preset buttons, 2 HDMI outputs, and it works with Alexa/Hey Google for voice control.
HDMI® 2.1 with 8K
HDMI® 2.1 is the most recent update of the HDMI® spec and supports a range of higher video resolutions and refresh rates including 8K60 and 4K120, as well as Dynamic HDR formats. 8K delivers a super-immersive viewing experience with 2x the horizontal and vertical resolution of 4K, and 4 times as many pixels; and combined with 60Hz refresh rate enables smooth and sharp viewing of content with high-speed action. HDMI 2.1 with 8K ensures your system is ready for the clearest and cleanest picture available both now and down the road.
Own your opponents with HDMI 2.1 enhancements for gamers: 4K/120Hz HDR pass-through enables ultra-fast motion -VRR (Variable Refresh Rate) eliminates lag, stutter, and frame-tearing for fluid gameplay. - ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode) optimizes latency from source to screen - QFT (Quick Frame Transport) limits lag for a smoother experience.
Immersive Sound from your TV Apps
E-ARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel) simplifies connectivity and supports the latest high-bitrate audio formats including Dolby Atmos®, DTS-HD Master Audio™, DTS:X®, Dolby® TrueHD.
Streaming Music Services and Faster Wifi
Works with Sonos, Chromecast built-in™, AirPlay 2, and DTS Play-Fi®; includes Spotify®, Amazon Music, Pandora®, TIDAL, Deezer, or TuneIn streaming services.
Bi-directional Bluetooth® Wireless Technology
This AVR can send and receive audio via Bluetooth wireless technology. Now, the Bluetooth connectivity between your streaming device and Pioneer AV Receiver is even better so you can easily connect to your device and control it wirelessly with ease. Stream from your device to the receiver using SBC or AAC codecs, or transmit audio playing through the AVR to compatible wireless headphones using SBC, aptX™️, or aptX HD codecs including 24-bit audio over aptX HD. The improved data transfer capabilities of the latest generation of Bluetooth ensure clear and reliable sound reproduction so you hear your favorite songs just as the recording engineer intended.
Dolby Atmos Height Virtualisation
Creating a virtual surround and height effect from traditional speaker layouts without employing additional surround or height speakers.
MCACC Auto Room Tuning featuring Auto Phase Control Plus
MCACC adjusts the sound according to the listening room and speakers, and also creates clearer sound by suppressing the standing waves that occur between walls or ceiling and floor. Measurement of up to nine positions can be saved for a wide listening area. Auto Phase Control Plus* makes real-time analysis of the phase difference, and automatically compensates the gap between the LFE and main signals, providing strong bass and clear high-frequency sound.
Roon plays to thousands of USB, Airplay, and Chromecast devices, but Roon-tested devices are profiled by the Roon team to ensure simple setup and effortless daily use. If you own a Roon-Tested device, you can have the confidence that you will enjoy the best possible experience with it.
Power Output per Channel
80 W at 8 Ohms / 20 Hz to 20 kHz / 0.08% THD
170 W at 6 Ohms / 1 kHz / 10% THD
DTS Neural:X, DTS Virtual:X, DTS-ES, DTS-HD Express, DTS-HD High Resolution, DTS-HD Master Audio, DTS:X
Dolby Atmos, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Surround, Dolby TrueHD
Auro 3D Support
DTS Virtual:X, Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization Technology
HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, Hybrid Log Gamma
1080p to 8K UHD
Rear A/V Inputs
3 x HDMI 2.1
3 x HDMI
1 x Digital Coaxial
1 x Optical TOSLINK
4 x Stereo RCA
1 x Stereo RCA (Phono) with Ground Screw
Rear A/V Outputs
1 x HDMI
1 x HDMI Zone 2
1 x Stereo RCA Zone 2 / Zone B
2 x RCA Subwoofer Pre-Out
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Setup Mic Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Aux Input
1 x 1/4" / 6.35 mm Headphone Output
1 x USB-A Input/Output
Other Rear I/O
1 x RJ45 (Ethernet) Input/Output
1 x FM Coaxial F-Type Input
1 x AM Block Input
9 x Binding Post Pair (Front, Center, Height, Rear, Rear Surround)
HDMI Compression Modes
Not Specified by Manufacturer
Audio Return Channel (ARC)
4.2 + LE
A2DP 1.2, AVRCP 1.3
Supported Audio Codecs
AAC, aptX, aptX HD, SBC
Wireless Audio Protocols
AirPlay 2, Chromecast built-in, DTS Play-Fi, Roon Ready
External Control Support
Android/iOS Control App
Works with Alexa, Works with Google Assistant
Yes: Android & iOS
App Name: Pioneer Controller
*As of November, 2022: Check with manufacturer for the most up-to-date compatibility
Number of Tuner Presets
Dimensions (W x H x D)
17.1 x 6.8 x 14.6" / 43.4 x 17.3 x 37.1 cm
20.7 lb / 9.4 kg
Different Pioneer products have different warranty periods:
- Pioneer Car Audio – 3 years
- Pioneer HiFi – 3 years – products with a disc tray have a 1 year warranty on the disc mechanism and associated parts, and 3 year warranty on other components
- Pioneer DJ – 3 years for personal / domestic use / 1 year for commercial use
Please contact our service team on (09) 415 6000 or email@example.com to obtain pricing and availability for your part.
Please check our list of Authorised Retailers [here]. Not all products are available from all locations, and some retailers specialize in certain products, eg. Car Audio, DJ.
No – Pioneer Carrozzeria is a Pioneer sub-brand manufactured specifically for the local Japanese domestic market. As such, there is no support for other languages or interfaces except for Japanese.
Possibly – all Pioneer mapping data is provided via a third party external website – Navi Extras. Visit www.naviextras.com and click on the page “Is my device supported?” to check the list of supported devices. Maps of Australia and New Zealand are available for certain devices via download from USD $129.99.
In the first instance, please contact the retailer or reseller that sold you the product. For additional support, please contact our service team on (09) 415 6000 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further advice.
Note the following troubleshooting tips may help for common issues:
- Is the product running the most recent firmware or software?
- Are any devices connected to the product running the lastest version of their firmware or software (ie. are there any outstanding updates to be installed for your connected device?)
- Are the correct drivers installed?
- Has the unit be reset or restarted?
Products requiring service can be sent to our Auckland service centre:
MONACO CORPORATION LTD
Attn: Service Department
231 Bush Road
Ph (09) 415 6000
Please be sure to include a summary of the issue, proof of purchase (if the product is under warranty) and your relevant contact details, including address and phone number.