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Yamaha-htr-5660.31348392
5.8 out of 10

Yamaha HTR-5660

Versatile, high performance Home Theater Receiver Incorporating Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Yamaha HTR-5660

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Overall 6
6.0

Product Not in the condition that seller described

Eric Manuel, Amazon
24 April 2013
  • Summary: Seller claimed product was "Like New, only used a few weekends" I have the exact same reciever which is why I wanted another one..... electronics of this type are often changed slightly by the vendor annually. This particular model is about 2005-2006.... my current reciever (exact same model is in perfect condition) The one that I purchased that was claimed to be like new is hardly that.....
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Overall 10
10

Worth every penny

C. LASTRA "cjlastra", Amazon
6 October 2012
  • Summary: This is where science meets art. Versatile, powerful and solid. Yamaha makes wonderful products. I love the way you could output the individual channels to outboard amps in addition to the built in channels.
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Overall 10
10

Never got a better deal!

davwin1984, Ebay
27 July 2011
  • Summary: Awesome Receiver, lots of RCA and Digital inputs in the back of the device for various components. Would recommend this item to anybody!
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Overall 8
8.0

Great Price for a great

dash_libro, Ebay
2 August 2010
  • Summary: The Good I was looking for a decent receiver with Dolby Digital and DTS-ES. Normally these range anywhere from $300 to $500. I did not pay anywhere near that amount, but having had time to tweak this unit, I can say that I would easily pay that much and be very happy with my product. It is a 6.1 receiver, and since 99.9% of movies and content do NOT contain a 7.1 format (or 7.2 for that matter) I decided that 6.1 was really all that was needed.
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Overall 10
10

very happy with product

mopar340mopar, Ebay
20 February 2010
  • Summary: works great. has many hook ups for many options of sound. works great. would have liked to have a manuel or something, but the item itself is great.
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Overall 10
10

ABSOLUTLY AMAZING!!

chewynoodle, Ebay
21 July 2008
  • Summary: I did alot of research and asking around before I decided on this receiver. I have alot of friends that have sound systems and they all recommended yamaha receivers. I thought their systems sounded by far the best, compared to others. I listen to alot of hard rock and heavy metal. The first song I played when I got the receiver was Ashes of the Wake by Lamb of God. I have this receiver paired with 2 Pioneer cs-c9000, 150Watts each.
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Overall 6
6.0

Non intuitive settings

Alan Duquette, Amazon
20 October 2006
  • Summary: The unit has good sound and works good but I dread even thinking about trying to set the settings on this thing. I have done it but they are very unintuitive. Also the remote has to be aimed so directly that I had to make the unit crooked on my shelf so that it points staight at where I sit. I can't even explain what I mean except everthing seems to be done out of sequence.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great A/V Receiver

C. Petrak, Amazon
10 April 2006
  • Summary: I have this A/V receiver paired with JBL E30 front satellites, JBL E C35 center, JBL E N24AWII for surrounds and JBL E250P sub. This receiver is great! I use it 60% for listening to music (stereo) and 40% for a surround home theater system for movies. This unit is very versatile, with the ablity to program different input connections, the ability to change zones for 2 sets of front speakers (same room or different zone), in addition the great programmable remote that can...
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Overall 10
10

Yamaha quality

LPjr, Amazon
7 September 2004
  • Summary: The HTR 5660 furthers the Yamaha reputation of delivering maximum value. With robust clean power to spare, and switching that is logical and well labled, even a fairly large living room can be transformed into an adventure theater or your favorite music venue. This was my first foray into the digital receiver world and I was replacing a high priced analog Pro Logic system. Mine sounds great in every mode---and there are many, with numerous adjustable parameters.
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Overall 10
10

someone call the cops! Yamaha stole my heart.

cosmo "failure is always an option", Amazon
24 August 2004
  • Summary: This replaced a pioneer vsx-d411 5.1 channel receiver that had been the life of my home theater for three years; and ya' know it worked good, it gave me a start in H\T, but, I wanted something better, so I looked around a bit and it was ether this, or a Harman/Kardon 5.1, and (don't buy audio equipment from electronics people) a Sony 6.1 or Panasonic 6.1 and you know what? the Yamaha was the right choice.
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