Carver Sound and Audio

Carver Amplifier and Carver Audio Product Specs and Information
December 20, 2009


Carver HTR-885.1

The HTR-885.1 is a high performance receiver built to the sonic standards of Carver separates. Its clean function appearance belies the host of features and innovative audio technologies contained within its precision-crafted chassis. In addition to Dolby Pro Logic® surround sound with adjustable delay and four surround modes, the receiver incorporates Carver's exclusive Power Steering which directs unused power where the audio signal requires it, and SFX-technology which expands the critical rear surround soundstage beyond the confines of the listening room. The five fully discrete bipolar amplifiers provided in pure, uncompromising audio performance from every channel.


• Dolby Pro Logic® Surround with 5 modes and adjustable delay.
• Exclusive Power Steering circuitry provides over 50% more power on demand for selected amplifier channels.
• 80 watts x 3 front channels, 30 watts x 2 rear channels.
• Discrete high-current amplifier designs on all 5 channels.
• Phone input stage.
• 5-way binding post outputs on all channels.
• Surround Field Expansion (S.F.X) for a wide surround soundstage.
• 3 audio inputs, 2 audio/video inputs, 1 composite video output.
• 5.1 channel input allows the connection of a Dolby® Digital or DTS decoder.
• Subwoofer output allows the connection of a powered subwoofer.
• Digital synthesis AM/FM tuner section.
• Random presetting of up to 16 AM/FM stations.
• Gold plated RCA Jack Connections.
• Bass and treble tone controls and balance control.
• Motor-driven volume control can be operated from the remote control.
• Infrared remote control.
• Removable handles for 17" cabinet space (with trim caps).