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Yamaha-htr-5890.31372700
4.6 out of 10

Yamaha HTR-5890

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Overall 10
10

One of the best receivers ever

azblueblue, Ebay
10 December 2011
  • Summary: Very powerful and clean sounding machine. I had just purchased a Onkyo 809 which was also a great receiver WHEN it worked. I have had Yamaha's and Onkyo's before . They are both great products. The real issue here is do you want all the whistles and bells or great powerful sound. I will take quality of sound any time. I t may not have hdmi inputs, but so what.You run your hdmi components directly to your tv. and use optical for sound.
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Overall 10
10

Awesome receiver

Benny Di Cicco, Amazon
7 December 2011
  • Summary: They don't make them like they used to. I had just purchased the Onkyo 809 which was wonderful unit when it worked. This 5890 will just about blow any other receiver in its dust. It is very powerful and clean sounding. Dolby digital and dts digital using optical sounds better than hd audio with hdmi for sound. The hd format is actually a compressed pcm format to save space. There has been too much advertising about this new hd format and hdmi.
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Overall 10
10

GREAT ! ! ! !

papaj69, Ebay
8 May 2011
  • Summary: GREAT !!!! GREAT !!!!! GREAT !!!!GREAT !!!! GREAT !!!!! GREAT !!!!GREAT !!!! GREAT !!!!! GREAT !!!!GREAT !!!! GREAT !!!!! GREAT !!!!GREAT !!!! GREAT !!!!! GREAT !!!!GREAT !!!! GREAT !!!!! GREAT !!!!
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Overall 8
8.0

Yamaha HTR 5890 7.1 Channel 980 watt Receiver

nowrangim, Ebay
28 February 2011
  • Summary: Yamaha Superior Performance, High Powered 7.1-Channel 980W (140W x 7) A/V Receiver. It features Yamaha's unique CINEMA DSP for outstandfing home theater performance, as well as THX, all Dolby formats and all DTS formats. It has YPAO which automatically sets the best sound for any room, with any speaker placement, all in less than three minutes.
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Overall 10
10

Simply Awesome Example of Yamaha Quality

Holly "Night Owl", Amazon
5 January 2011
  • Summary: I purchased this receiver back in 05-06ish. Prior to purchasing this model. I owned the HTR-5240 "home theater in a box" model. I along with anyone who came over to watch movies, etc. Would love coming to my house, because of the theater system. From that experience i am a die hard Yamaha customer. My Home Theater Setup at the Present time: Yamaha HTR-5890 receiver Sony CDP-CE375 5 disc cd changer Sony DVP-NS700H DVD player JVC HR-S5000U HIFI Super-VHS player.
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Overall 10
10

Yamaha is tops!

j0hnny_s0kk0, Ebay
4 October 2010
  • Summary: A super powerful receiver (140 watts x7). Experts have concluded that Yamaha is conservative with their power rating and boast that the power rating fr exceeds what is stated. I would agree, I cannot turn this receiver past half way in my 30x30 living room unless I want to be deaf. This translates to excellent headroom and exceptionally low to zero distortion. You will definately not have any clipping with this kind of pure power!
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Overall 10
10

Yamaha HTR-5890

briantyler4423, Ebay
31 December 2009
  • Summary: I bought the stereo because it has the wattage and channels I need with less of the extra digital video stuff they put in stereos with similar wattage. This thing is great! big improvement from the old stereo. Crystal clear sound clarity combined with ridiculous loudness. EXCELLENT!!!
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Overall 10
10

Impressive 140 W/channel, lots of power

L. ZUO "Electrode", Amazon
19 December 2009
  • Summary: This is a great product for this price. Especailly impressed by its 140W/channel. The sound quality is superb. This is a good deal to get this quality with such a price.
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Overall 8
8.0

stereo on ebay

adjust101716, Ebay
7 November 2009
  • Summary: The experience of purchasing on Ebay was fun and the product was acquired at a reasonable price. The receiver is amazing in terms of capabilities. Unfortunately, after i had the reciever 2 weeks it ceased working. So I have to take it for repair. That of course, is the risk that you accept when buying on Ebay.
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Overall 10
10

htr5990

justjoe546, Ebay
5 September 2009
  • Summary: I set it up and wow it was great I changed the speakers configuration and wow it was unbelievable. I had two sonys befor this unit and they can't even come close to the clarity of sound.
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