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Yamaha RX-A3020
9.4 out of 10

Yamaha RX-A3020

The RX-A3020 is a powerful statement in the evolution of Yamaha Read more

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Overall 10
10

3020 vs 2020

mike h "mike", Amazon
30 April 2014
  • Summary: i have a 2020 . the 3020 has different dacs ans a couple different things. to me I have listened to the 3020 I personly couldent hear no difference. as far as the sound fields go something dosent sound right to me . sounds like your missing something in the set up?.
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Overall 10
10

Perfect with unique feature.

Tyler M., Newegg
9 April 2014
  • Summary: The one feautre that this unit has, that I couldn't find on any other A/V unit (less than like $9,999), is what I describe as "simultaneous multi-device, multi-room HDMI output". More and more A/V receivers have 2 HDMI outputs now for sending any ONE of your A/V sources to a different room.
  • Pros: -Onscreen menus help with some of the more complicated setup situations -Android app for control and DLNA streaming playback of audio files locally stored on your Smart Phone is robust and not just an afterthought. (3rd party Android apps allow you to stream Smart Phone app based or subscription ...
  • Cons: -No way to set a default "scene" that the unit will use when it is powered on. It will use the one that was last selected when the unit was turned off. Occasionally I'll start a movie on my "Music" preset and won't notice I've had the center speaker switched off until someone starts moving their ...
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Overall 10
10

Never got it

Robert Craycraft, Amazon
7 January 2014
  • Summary: Supplier did not have the 3020 and after waiting for two weeks and going through amazon I found out. Btw I found out by tracking down the supplier. I ended up upgrading to the 3030 for a few more dollars. The vendor was responsive and took care of the issue.
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Overall 10
10

Great sound and plenty of power

Christopher F. Wyatt "cw507", Amazon
26 November 2013
  • Summary: I've been buying yamaha surround receivers since the early 90's and have found that if you stick to the flagship model you won't be disappointed. plenty of power and great sound and this model doesn't disappoint, i use it with definitive technology speakers,bp7001sc fronts,clr3000 center,bpvx/p...
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Overall 8
8.0

RX-A 3020

Fred M., Amazon
21 September 2013
  • Summary: I use my 3020 every day and I love it. As good as this A/V receiver is, it could easiy have been even better.I didn't rate it 5 stars for several reasons. 1. The only USB input is in the front behind the door which for me is not ideal.
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Overall 10
10

DAMN! Are you serious?

BIG E, Amazon
16 August 2013
  • Summary: DAMN! Are you serious? Yamaha has built one of the best amplifier/receiver ever! The sound quality, the design, the audio sound fields, simply untouchable. My friends come over to the house, and come into the "man cave".... When they do, they are blown away!
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Overall 10
10

Nice Sound

RZ - Calif, Amazon
4 August 2013
  • Summary: the setup was straight forward and the wiring was easy. As with every unit - second zone out seems to be a challange
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Overall 4
4.0

Yamaha is unique.

Dave Moses, Amazon
8 June 2013
  • Summary: This receiver is nice, good power and good sound. Very weak remote and whenever you use sound fields like "Spectacle" I have to question. The remote with this unit sucks so you have to get a Harmony or other universal remote to make it work well.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very good receiver for its class

T. Ishizue "Tom", Amazon
6 April 2013
  • Summary: I purchased this AV receiver to replace my 13-yr old former flagship Yamaha RX-V1 receiver after the center channel amplifier went out on me. In short, this is a very good receiver in terms of raw sound quality, but nowhere near the raw sound quality the former Yamaha flagship receivers.
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Overall 10
10

Both sonically and a visually stunning

Steven Jaynes "sr-jaynes", Amazon
4 April 2013
  • Summary: There are more than enough superlatives in the other 5-Star reviews. However, some reviews of Yamaha audio tonality characterize them as "hot" or sizzling. Personally, with exceptional hearing response for someone of my age, I find the return of the high frequencies and transients, largely forgotten...
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