Network Audio Player with AirPlay

Features - DNP-720AE

Enjoy variety

of music source
  • Digitally transmitted play function for iPhone or iPod via USB
  • Internet radio and network audio streaming via Ethernet or Wi-Fi
  • Music files stored on a network-connected device such as a PC or NAS.
  • AirPlay Music Streaming from PC/MAC or iDevices
  • FLAC 96-kHz/24-bit audio format (2 channel)
  • Plays USB memory and USB memory players
  • Listen to FM / AM
  • Digital optical output
  • Wi-Fi connectivity with WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup)
  • Party Mode Plus

High-quality sound

  • Integrates Denon hi-fi component sound engineering
  • “Simple & straight” circuit design and minimum signal path, to optimise performance in sound quality
  • High quality D/A converters

Easy of use

  • 3 line OLED with high contrast and wide view
  • Support for Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS), easy to connect to wireless LAN
  • Simple remote control
  • Remote App for iPod Touch/iPhone/iPad available in the Appstore
  • Plug‘ n Play
  • First time Network installation wizard
  • Available in black and premium silver

Specs - DNP-720AE


Internet Radio
- Supported Format
- Number of Stations
- Configurations via
approx 12.000

Streaming from Media Server (PC, NAS) - DLNA certified - Audio Streaming format - Photo Streming format - Slide show - Slide show with music - Displays Album Artwork o
MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC up to 96/24, WAV

AirPlay o

Auto Power on o (Wake up on "Airplay" and "DLNA Play To")

Network Party Mode o (Plus)

USB-port for playback of
- Memory Sticks, hdd
- iPod

- Control Interface from Remote
- Audio Playback
- Photo Playback
- Control from Menu
- On Screen Display

iPod Direct connectivity o (iPod, iPhone, iPad)

iPod®- Functionality

- Audio Playback
- Photo Playback
- Video Playback
- Control Interface from Remote
- On Screen Display
- Charging of iPod®
iPod Classic, iPod nano 3G/4G/5G/6G, iPod touch 1G/2G/3G/4G, iPhone 1G/3G/3GS/4G
o (except iPad)

W-LAN connection (Wi-Fi)
- Transmission Standard
- Security Transmission
802.11b,g WEP, WPA-TKIP, WPA2-AES

Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) o

Remote Control RC-1159

Web Control / IP Control _ / o

Denon Remote App o

Firmware-Update by Ethernet o

Firmware upgrade via Ethernet o

Display OELD (3 line)

Display Dimmer o

​User interface Multi language setup wizard (German, English, French, Italian, Dutch) via OELD


Analogue Audio outputs 1

Digital Outputs optical / coaxial o / _

Ethernet o

Network interface (W-LAN) o

USB interface for USB Memory Sticks and USB players o (USB MSC/MTP, iPod, iPhone, iPad)


Tuner FM stereo / AM

RDS / Radio Text o / o

Number of station presets 99


Aluminium frontpanel o

Power consumption (Stand-by) < 0.2 watts (eco mode)

Launch date 9.2011

Available in Premium Silver, Black

Maximum Dimensions (W x D x H) in mm 434 x 74 x 300

Weight in kg 2.9

Downloads - DNP-720AE

pdf file
DNP-720AE / User Manual

4.10 MB

pdf file
DNP720 Product Information Sheet

0.86 MB

pdf file
DNP-720AE / Network Setup Guide

0.66 MB

Reviews And Awards - DNP-720AE

AirPlay Music Streaming

Technology - DNP-720AE

  • Network
    This logo indicates that the product integrates a network jack in order to connect the home network.
    Several functionalities the models see technical specifications: Streaming audio over the network if "DLNA" Update via Internet Controllable via IP or iPhone / smartphone.
  • Network Interface
  • Network interface (W-LAN)

    Wi-Fi (wireless fidelity) is available for easy integration of the Denon component to your existing wireless home LAN.

    Support in principle the Wi-Fi-capable Denon components of current wireless encryption methods like WEP, WPA, WPA2, so you do not have to do without the usual security of your network.

  • DLNA Certified
  • AirPlay

    ​AirPlay allows you to stream iTunes music from your PC or Mac on their home network, to the Airplay capable Denon product. From the Denon unit, artist information, album art as well as elapsed time can be accessed. You are able to control some major navigation features of your iTunes from the Denon unit.
    In addition, Apple offers the free-of-charge application Remote for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad to control the content  of the complete iTunes library and the volume of the AirPlay capable product.

    Further information can be found here...

  • Denon Remote App

    ​In order to control a network-based Denon device in your house, Denon developed an own App called "Denon Remote App" for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. This allows for easy and yet advanced selection of input sources, network content, zone control and more.

    It is available on the AppStore free of charge.

    Click here for further information.

  • Made for iPod and iPhone

    "Made for iPod", and "Made for iPhone" mean that an electronic device has been designed to connect specifically to iPod, or iPhone respectively, and has been certified by the developer to meet Apple performance standards.

    Apple is not responsible for the operation of this device or its compliance with safety and regulatory standards. Please note that the use of this accessory with iPod, or iPhone, may affect wireless performance.