XMC-1 Enhancements

The XMC-1 is fully modular - which means that, as home theater continues to evolve, and new technologies and features become available, we will be continuing to offer enhancements that add new functionality to your XMC-1.
At this time, we are pleased to announce the first two enhancements which we will be offering for the XMC-1:


XMC-1 Technology Enhancement 1: HDMI 2.0 and HDCP 2.2

Replacement HDMI board upgrades the XMC-1 from HDMI 1.4a to HDMI 2.0 with HDCP 2.2.

  • Hardware - replaces original XMC-1 HDMI board
  • Will be included standard on all units shipped after the board is available
  • Available at no cost to anyone who purchases their XMC-1 from Emotiva at full price ($2,499) before the board is available (and anyone who has already purchased their XMC-1 at $2,499)
  • Provides one HDMI 2.0 input and one HDMI 2.0 output - with full HDCP 2.2 support
  • Available for $299 + $50 shipping to anyone who purchased their XMC-1 at a discount or on the used market
  • Installed by Emotiva (at no cost - recommended)
  • In production - available now


XMC-1 Technology Enhancement 2: Dolby Atmos and DTS-X

Replacement processor/decoder board adds support for Dolby Atmos and DTS-X

  • Adds support for Dolby Atmos (up to 7.2.4) and DTS-x
  • Repurposes Mix Outputs and Zone 2 Analog Outputs (Zone 2 will be available via digital outputs)
  • Available as an option on the XMC-1 - which will be available early 2017 (XMC-1 will be $2,499 without Atmos & DTS-X and $2,999 WITH Atmos & DTS-X)
  • Available as an upgrade to any XMC-1 without Atmos & DTS-X (for $499)
  • Does NOT require HDMI 2.0 / HDCP 2.2