Classic stereo amplification is rejuvenated with network functions that simplify audio streaming from personal devices, while adding convenient ways to cast music around the home. The TX-8250 has Chromecast built-in, FlareConnect™*, and DTS Play-Fi®* multi-room technologies over 5 GHz/2.4 GHz Wi-Fi® for stable connection. You can play from Spotify®, TIDAL, TuneIn, and Deezer services, cast from iTunes and other apps with AirPlay, or stream with Bluetooth® technology. As the hub of your home hi-fi, the receiver features abundant analog and digital audio connections along with USB Audio and MM phono equalizer, so you can amplify any source of audio you want. Backed by powerful yet precise amplification for expressive musicality, the TX-8250 is a flexible high-performance solution for seamless home entertainment. * Firmware update required.