Application Support & Guide

You can use your Android devices for simple,
intuitive operation of your new Pioneer AV receiver
and Blu-ray player’s basic functions.

Now you can have convenient system
control using your Android devices.

iControlAV2012 makes it easy to operate virtually all functions of your Pioneer AV receiver and Blu-ray player using Android devices in a Wi-Fi network environment. Download this Android app and enjoy controlling your home cinema system with the touch of your finger.

  • Compatible AV receiver models (as of October 2012):
    USA/Canada : SC-68, SC-67, SC-65, SC-1522-K, SC-1527-K, SC-63, SC-61,
    SC-1222-K, SC-1227-K,VSX-60, VSX-1122-K, VSX-1127-K, VSX-1027-K
    South-America : SC-68, SC-67, SC-65, SC-63, SC-61, VSX-60, VSX-1122-K,
    SC-LX56, VSX-922-K
    Europe : SC-LX86, SC-LX76, SC-LX56, SC-2022-K, VSX-1122-K, VSX-922-K
    Asean : SC-LX86, SC-LX76, SC-LX56, SC-2022-K, VSX-1122-K, VSX-922-K
    Oceania : SC-LX86, SC-LX76, SC-LX56, SC-2022-K, VSX-1122-K, VSX-922-K
    Middle-East : SC-LX86, SC-LX76, SC-LX56, SC-2022-K, VSX-1122-K, VSX-922-K
    East-Asia : SC-LX86, SC-LX76, SC-LX56, VSX-1122-K, VSX-922-K
  • Compatible Blu-ray player models (as of April 2013):
    USA/Canada : BDP-33FD, BDP-31FD, BDP-330, BDP-43FD, BDP-41FD,
    BDP-430, BDP-53FD, BDP-52FD, BDP-140, BDP-62FD, BDP150
    Europe : BDP-LX53, BDP-330, BDP-333, BDP-LX54, BDP-430, BDP-LX55,
    BDP-440, BDP-140, BDP-450, BDP-150
    Other Countries : BDP-LX53, BDP-330, BDP-LX54, BDP-430, BDP-LX55,
    BDP-440, BDP-140, BDP-450, BDP-150

* Compatibility confirmed with these devices:
HTC : Rhyme (OS 2.3.5), Rezound (OS 2.3.4)
MOTOROLA : Photon 4G(OS 2.3.4)

* Not compatible with Pioneer AV receiver models before April 2012

Operate your receiver and Blu-ray player's basic functions with
the touch of a finger

CONTROL Function

CONTROL Function

CONTROL Function

CONTROL Function

You can adjust the volume by touching the volume knob and turning it with your fingertip. Depending on the model, you can turn the power on and off, mute the audio and the audio adjustment (BALANCE and TONE control, etc.) for Zone was newly added. You can select the input and listening mode, and display audio/video status information.
You can control Pioneer BD player for daily, basic operation, such as play, skip, serch, pause and stop.

You can also select internet radio station (stored by vTuner) and music files in your PC or server.



18 items Pioneer‘s unique highly accurate sound adjustment function that not only the latest functions(Auto Phase Control PLUS etc.)but also the Current functions(PLQS etc.) can be operated as well only by touching the icon by one page. And you can select “Drop icon mode” “Fixed icon mode” “List mode”.
You can enjoy in a sound field that is wider than the speaker actually set up by turning on Virtual Surround Back, Virtual Height, and Virtual Wide in "Virtual Speakers". You can see the benefits of these unique sound features by text or demo video clips.



You can use the acceleration sensor on your Android devices to adjust dialogue and bass levels. By inclining your Android devices, you can control the output levels of the center speaker and subwoofer for optimum clarity. The display shows a graphic of the status of each speaker.

You can also enjoy new "Finger EQ" mode that allows you to adjust sound equalizing instantly with the touch of your finger.

BALANCE Function

BALANCE Function

You can also use the acceleration sensor to adjust the multi-channel sweet spot. By inclining your Android devices to move the balance cursor (blue circle) displayed on the screen, you can adjust the output balance of the speakers to match your present listening position.

Other Functions

Listening Mode Selection.

You can select 21 modes according to the source and your listening preferences: Auto Surround, ALC, Direct, Expanded Theater, Drama, Action, Rock/Pop, Sports, and so on.

Input Source Selection.

You can select the Main and Zone input sources, including Blu-ray Disc player, DVD player, Video deck, TV/SAT. Home Media Gallery, iPod and USB

Audio/Video Status Display.

You can check the status of the audio and video signals being input from the source units as well as the audio and video signals being processed and played by the receiver.

Application & Technical Support

For How to Use, FAQ and Troubleshooting, click here.

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