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Yamaha MCR-230

Yamaha MCR-230
alaScore 81

27 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Yamaha MCR-230. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. People really like the reliability and design. The price and size also get good feedback.

usability, size, price, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Yamaha MCR-230 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Yamaha MCR-230 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems on Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and size. The price and usability also get good feedback.

usability, price, size, reliability

75% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha MCR-230BL Micro Component System (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)Yamaha MCR-230BL Micro Component System (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

Aug, 2018

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Amazing Performance for the Size and Cos


I ordered this mini-system after studying reviews and listening to alternatives until I was becoming bewildered. Among the many mini- and micro-systems available, this one, in my thinking, offers the best compromise of all. I say, "compromise," because...

Good Remote, Lifelike sound, Clear Sound, Easy To Setup

Jul, 2010

Product Specifications


Energy Star certified: No


Cassette deck: No
Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver / Silver
Number of decks:1
Number of Discs:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player: Yes
Type:Micro set / Mini set


Display Type:LCD


Bass adjustment: Yes
CD Text: Yes
Volume Control:Rotary


Bass reflex: Yes
Frequency range:60 - 50000
Karaoke: No
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
RMS rated power:40
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):84
Speaker Type:2-way
Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):10.2
Subwoofer driver size:10.2
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.03 / 10
Tweeter diameter:2.5
Tweeter size:2.5
Woofer Diameter:10
Woofer size:10

Other features

CD-R playback: Yes
CD-RW playback: Yes
Speaker depth:29.4 / 29.5
Speaker height:19.1 / 19.2
Speaker width:12.3 / 12.4
Surround speaker depth:29.4
Surround speaker dimensions (WxHxD):123 x 294 x 192
Surround speaker height:19.2
Surround speaker weight:2.1
Surround speaker width:12.3

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes


Audio formats supported:CD-A, MP3 / MP3, WMA
Card reader integrated: No
Disc types supported:CD, CD-R, CD-RW
MP3 Playback: Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio
USB direct playback: Yes
Video recording: No

Ports & interfaces

Apple docking compatibility:iPod
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Microphone in: Yes
Speakers connectivity type:Clamp terminals
Subwoofer out: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Power Consumption (Standby):1
Power consumption (typical):25
Power Source:AC


Preset stations quantity:30
Supported radio bands:AM, FM / FM
Tuner type:Digital

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:30.2 / 30.3
Height :11.7
Package dimensions (WxDxH):124 x 191 x 297
Package weight:9.98
Weight:3.08 / 3.1 / 5.2
Width:18 / 18.1