• Advanced Direct Energy Amplifier Design
  • DTS-HD® Master Audio & Dolby® TrueHD Decoders
  • 3 HDMI® Inputs


Open your eyes to the very best in HD sight and sound. Surrender your heart to a passion for new and higher resolution multi-channel acoustic accuracy, uncompromised HD video processing, and intuitive home theater system control. Experience the unprecedented performance of the new VSX-1018AH-K receiver.

Discover a receiver unlike any other. A receiver that utilizes DTS®-HD Master Audio and Dolby® TrueHD surround sound decoders, the newest Dual-Core 400MIPS processing DSP by Freescale®, iPod® USB digital direct connection, and delivers both XM® and SIRIUS® Satellite Radio.

Loaded with the most advanced technology and exclusive innovations available today, in the new VSX-1018AH-K, our engineers have created an audio/video receiver unlike anything ever seen or heard before.

Delivering the most remarkable surround sound technology available today, the VSX-1018AH-K is a testament to pristine sound and pure digital enjoyment. Built with Advanced Direct Energy Power Amplifiers, Advanced MCACC room calibration with a 9-band Symmetric EQ, Phase Control, Advanced Sound Retriever, Auto Level Volume Control, and 13 Advanced Surround Mode options — this unbelievably powerful receiver delivers more ways to experience home theater sound than previously believed possible.

Experience the benefits of HD audio and video processing from engineers who simply could not be stopped - in a receiver built with full HDMI® connectivity including HDMI 1080p video scaling, digital video conversion to HDMI, Deep Color, xvYCC, HDMI CEC system control, and High-Bit Rate Audio Transmission. All of which will bring a new dimension of HD sight and sound quality to your home and deep into your soul.


PIONEER and the PIONEER logo is a registered trademark of Pioneer Corporation.
DTS is a registered trademark of Digital Theater Systems, Inc.
DOLBY and the double-D symbol are registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
iPod is a trademark of Apple, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
XM is a registered trademark of XM Satellite Radio Inc.
SIRIUS and the SIRIUS dog logo are registered trademarks of SIRIUS Satellite Radio, Inc.
HDMI and the HDMI logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.
Freescale is a trademark of Freescale Semiconductor Inc.

  • Direct Energy
  • 130 x 7
  • 7
  • 1kHz w/0.05% THD @ 8 ohm
Calibration Features
  • Advanced
  • 9
Digital Audio Processing
  • Freescale
Digital Video Processing
Sound Enhancements
  • Y
  • 13+1
  • (Focus/Wide)
  • Advanced
  • 3 A/V
  • Digital/USB
  • 3/1
  • 5/2
  • 2/1
  • 2
  • 3/1
  • 7
  • 7
  • A+B
  • Y
  • 30
Remote Control
  • Luminous Preset
  • Urushi
  • Large - All
  • 16-9/16 x 6-13/16 x 17-1/16 inches
  • 29 lbs. 1 oz.
  • 1 Year