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Yamaha RX-A2050

Yamaha RX-A2050
alaScore 91

28 reviews

Sep, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 reviews of Yamaha RX-A2050. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers for all reviews. People really like the price. The usability is also appreciated, whereas many are negative about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Receivers & Amplifiers the Yamaha RX-A2050 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Yamaha RX-A2050

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of Yamaha RX-A2050 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the usability, but there are some negative opinions about the reliability.

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77% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha RX-A2050 9.2-Channel MusicCast AV Receiver with Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth (Black)Yamaha RX-A2050 9.2-Channel MusicCast AV Receiver with Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth (Black)

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: SonOfEli (bestbuy.com)

Excellent receiver.

 

Became a fan of Yamaha when I bought the RX-A 1000 back in 2010. I figured it was time for an upgrade and took a look at a few models. Did some research and went with the RX-A2050. It did not disappoint. The feature set on this unit is outstanding. I...

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: NJFrank (bestbuy.com)

Can't go wrong!

 

I've been a long time Denon receiver fan, but finally began to realize I wasn't getting the sound quality I should've from my Paradigm speaker setup. I debated between this receiver and a Marantz for several weeks and was ultimately won over by this...

Jan, 2016

Consumer review by: POPSRACING (bestbuy.com)

Great Receiver, sold my Lexicon MC12

 

What an upgrade, how far Yamaha has come with their audio hardware. My home theater has really come alive...simply amazing.

Jan, 2016

Consumer review by: Gsport18 (bestbuy.com)

Truly a great receiver,packed with useful features

 

Bought this to use for our surround system because of the features it brings to the table.The 3D,4K,and multi room features make this a very versatile unit.The power it has is fantastic to really bring our movies and music to life driving our Klipsch...

Jan, 2016

Consumer review by: clsmiami (bestbuy.com)

Great receiver and is also built for the future

 

Replaced my Onkyo receiver and there is no comparison to the sounds. So glad I got it.

Dec, 2015

Consumer review by: Rudy (bestbuy.com)

Just what I expected from Yamaha

 

To start with I am not a professional stunt man nor a employee of Yamaha, otherwise someone owes me a employee discount ! I do have over 40yrs of listening to music, Ex drummer also. Some other reciever's I've owned are Pioneer, Denon, and this is my...

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Herbiehusker (bestbuy.com)

Rock solid AVR

 

After many days of research, I decided to purchase the Yamaha RX-A2050 due to the reliability of Yamaha AVRs and the included features. This is a very impressive AVR!!! Setup was simple and the sound and picture quality is amazing. I was impressed with...

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Jake (bestbuy.com)

Excellent Receiver!

 

I *love* Yamaha receivers. They are solid, reliable and great value for money. Plenty of power, amazingly cool internet enabled features including internet radio, bluetooth, airplay.

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Pancho (bestbuy.com)

Very good receiver from Yamaha

 

I replaced my Yamaha old receiver with this one, I'm very happy with the change, I recommend this receiver as to me it's the top of the line

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Frank (bestbuy.com)

Very good receiver from Yamaha

 

Very happy with this purchase, receiver is very good

Oct, 2015
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Product Specifications

Audio

Audio D/A Converter (DAC):24-bit/192kHz
Audio output channels:9.2
Dynamic power per channel (4 Ohm):285
Dynamic power per channel (8 Ohm):165
Power output per channel (1KHz@8 Ohm):220
Power output per channel (20-20KHz@8 Ohm):140
Pre-out channels:7.2
Pre-out connectivity: Yes
Receiver Type:Surround
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.6

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified: Yes

Inputs

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
HDMI In:8
Remote (IR) input:1
USB ports quantity:1

Networking

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

Optical Drive

Optical drive included: No

Outputs

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

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes
User guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

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

Power

Power Consumption (Standby):0.1
Power consumption (typical):1210

Radio

Internet Radio: Yes
Supported radio bands:AM / AM, FM

Storage

Card Reader: No

Technical Details

AirPlay: Yes
Audio Decoders:Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Colour of product:Black / Silver
Deep colour support: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Multi-Zone capability: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
x.v.Color support: Yes

Video

3D: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:2160p
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:47.4
Height :19.2
Weight:17
Width:43.5