Media Receiver with BLUETOOTH® Wireless Technology
The new RSX-GS9 pairs outstanding sound with beautiful design for a truly exhilarating in-car audio experience.
The Way The Artists Truly Intended
Enjoy the subtlest nuances of studio-quality sound in higher than CD quality with High-Resolution Audio. Passion for music unites every component from signal to speaker so it feels like the artist is performing right in front of you.
The ultimate in-car audio experience
Take your in-car audio to outstanding new heights with the RSX-GS9 media receiver. By uniting premium components with our greatest audio technologies—including DSD native playback and DSEE HX upscaling—you can be sure you’ll always enjoy high-quality audio when on the road.
Purest audio quality
Get the best out of your receiver with a wired connection via one of three USB ports.
Lossless audio comes to your car
With its expanded bandwidth, native Direct Stream Digital (DSD) playback delivers superior audio resolution.
Make a one-touch connection with Bluetooth® via NFC for instant access to your music library.
Studio-quality sound at the wheel
The RSX-GS9 is a feat of audio engineering, boasting a unique combination of our most refined sound technologies—including native DSD lossless playback and an industry-leading ESS digital-to-analog converter.
Engineered for ultimate listening pleasure
ESS digital-to-analog converter
Experience the same caliber of sound usually reserved for high-end home audio products, thanks to the ESS DAC chip—an industry-leading2 converter that provides optimum quality from all your digital music files.
Hear the difference with DSEE HX upscaling
Bring every track closer to the original recording
DSEE HX™ technology injects more life into your music, upscaling compressed files to near High-Resolution Audio quality. Restoring the subtleties of the original recording gets you closer to the sound of a live performance3.
Optimized for excellence
Because premium sound requires premium components
Beneath the beautiful brushed-aluminum finish and OLED display lie carefully engineered components that revolutionize the way you listen. A high-precision clock generator works to improve digital-to-analog conversion accuracy, while a separate digital block ensures minimal noise from interference. Each component has its own dedicated circuit to optimize performance.
Sturdy build, smooth sound
Enjoy cleaner tone from a highly rigid chassis
The RSX-GS9 has the highest rigidity ever achieved in a receiver chassis. This minimizes internal and external vibrations, achieving ultra-low distortion even in harsh in-car environments.
Pure, undistorted audio
Separate chassis blocks for optimum performance
The dual-layer design of the chassis separates analog and digital circuitry, preventing noise for uncompromised sound quality.
High-end operation amp components are used in the RSX-GS9’s analog circuits for greater depth of sound and audio realism.
Premium Sony capacitors
Our specialized audio capacitors work to deliver high-fidelity sound with a bright, full-bodied tone.
The clock generator further refines digital-to-analog conversion for precise, stable sound.
More ways to enjoy your music
High-quality wired and wireless connection options
Get the full High-Resolution Audio experience when you connect to one of the RSX-GS9’s three USB ports, or make a wireless Bluetooth® connection via NFC One-touch NFC for total music mobility.
Pure High-Resolution Audio
Get the best from your music over direct USB DAC connection
To get the best quality audio from your receiver, simply hook up your high-resolution capable smartphone to the front USB micro port for direct streaming playback with the ESS D/A converter.
Your music, your options
Enjoy more listening options with wide codec support
Designed to unite serious listening and digital convenience, the RSX-GS9 is compatible with a variety of popular codecs, compressed or uncompressed, for Mac® or PC.
Play music, instantly
Fast, high-quality wireless streaming
Wirelessly stream music from your smartphone through the receiver in an instant, thanks to One-touch NFC and LDAC high-quality Bluetooth® streaming technologies.
High-quality Bluetooth® streaming via LDAC
Get the best from your Bluetooth® connection, courtesy of LDAC.
NFC One-touch connectivity
Connect selected NFC-enabled devices to the receiver with a single touch.
Unite your music
The Sony l Music Center app allows you to easily and intuitively manage your listening experience. Simply install the Sony l Music Center app on selected smartphones to take control of music playback, device settings, and more.