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alaScore 89

31 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 reviews of Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1050 RX-A. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and size. The price and usability are also appreciated.

usability, price, size, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Receivers & Amplifiers the Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1050 RX-A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1050 RX-A


alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A1050 RX-A from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers on People are impressed by the reliability. The price also gets good feedback, but views are divided on the usability.

price, reliability

94% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha RX-A1050 7.2-Channel MusicCast AV Receiver with Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth (Black)Yamaha RX-A1050 7.2-Channel MusicCast AV Receiver with Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth (Black)

Jul, 2018

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Great receiver!


I purchased this receiver to upgrade from a 16 year old Yamaha receiver that recently quit working.I loved my old YAMAHA model HTR-5590 so I decided to go with YAMAHA again. So far I am very impressed with this new unit as well. It has everything I...

Mar, 2016

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Great receiver


Ok, this receiver is worth the price after looking at numerous units among them Pioneer elite, Maranta and Nad. It has the most extras to make it future proof at least for a few years, Dolby atmos ,HCCP compliant etc, but the sound brought my Kef...

Mar, 2016

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Excellent Product


Very happy with this receiver. I wanted to add Dolby Atmos to my home theater and this receiver delivers! Easy to install and set up, the YPAO sound measurement really makes the most of the theater's speakers. I also like that the receiver has wifi and...

Feb, 2016

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Great receiver


I decided to upgrade my system from a Sony that did not fit my needs. I had had a Yamaha before and was extremely happy with it. This current unit has more features than one will ever use. My main reason for the purchase was that I could no longer...

Jan, 2016

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Genius, Welcome To The Future of AV Receivers


Day 1 was confusing. I read and read all the manuals. I set up all my components through my Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Android app. I used the 4K inputs. But wait, I am confused. I have never owned a receiver of this caliber. Day 2, life is becoming more...

Jan, 2016

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Excellent AV Receiver


Setting up my home theater, I initially wanted to go with a Yamaha AV receiver since I'd had Yamaha in the past and was very happy. However, I could never find the model I wanted in stock. Because of that, I tried other brands that I was told would...

Jan, 2016

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Excellent sound quality


Excellent sound quality. All the features you could ever want. Easy to setup. Good build quality. Well worth the money.

Nov, 2015

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Nice Receiver


Awesome sound system and pricing not too bad either.

Nov, 2015

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Great Product


Yamaha has again created and built a great product. This device takes care of all of my needs for home surround sound. Great wifi connectivity and inputs.

Oct, 2015

Product Specifications


Audio D/A Converter (DAC):24-bit/192kHz
Audio output channels:7.2
Dynamic power per channel (4 Ohm):210
Dynamic power per channel (8 Ohm):135
Power output per channel (1KHz@8 Ohm):165
Power output per channel (20-20KHz@8 Ohm):110
Pre-out channels:7.2
Pre-out connectivity: Yes
Receiver Type:Surround


Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes


AC (power) in: Yes
Audio (L,R) in:9
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:3
Composite Video In:5
Digital audio coaxial in:3
Digital audio optical in:3
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Remote (IR) input:1
USB ports quantity:1


Bluetooth: Yes
Ethernet LAN: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Optical drive included: No


Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite Video Out:1
HDMI Out:2
Headphone outputs:1
Number of HDMI Outputs:2
Remote (IR) output:1

Ports & interfaces

12V trigger: Yes
12V trigger ports quantity:2
Phono inputs (RCA):1
RS-232 ports:1
Speakers connectivity type:RCA


Power Consumption (Standby):0.1


Supported radio bands:AM, FM


Card Reader: No
Card reader integrated:N

Technical Details

AirPlay: Yes
Apple docking compatibility:iPhone, iPod
Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Colour of product:Black / Titanium
Deep colour support: Yes
Graphical user interface (GUI): Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Multi-Zone capability: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
x.v.Color support: Yes


3D: Yes
Supported video modes:2160p
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Height :18.2