Summary: Great receiver!!! I bought this one as a refurbished unit in great price 400$+33$ shipping. I got the receiver with all the parts,nothing missed and look like nobody touch it before. This unit is very good start to high end receiver products.
Summary: This Yamaha RX-A 710 recever is great. Powerful clean sound. All the conections I could ever need. I have owned a Kenwood and three Onkyo receivers thru out the years. This Yahaha is the best. Sound quilty is very clean, even at high volume.
Summary: Three weeks. Then went dead. Returned it, couldn't get another one anywhere--there were none to be had. I ended up getting the RX-A1010 for almost the same price as the 710. I probably would have been perfectly happy with the 710 if it hadn't become defective, but the 1010 is a monster (now...
Summary: Had this unit one week and it stopped working. Authorized service center said the main board was fried and replaced it. Months later the front controls stopped working, but remote still worked.
Summary: Receiver worked great for about eight months until I started experiencing intermittent connectivity issues with the HDMI ports. Finally took it to an authorized service center which is backlogged 25 working days, good job Yamaha!
Summary: I'm a long time Yamaha user and this one lives up to all my expectations. I coupled it with Polk speakers and the 7.1 surround is excellent. The iPad/iPhone app is easy to use and compliments the home theater experience. I have it connected to my internet and enjoy Pandora music when entertaining.
Summary: So much greatness to share about the RX-A710 it would take too much time to type it all up...I'll make this review short. Sound and picture quality is outstanding. What I really like are the networking capabilities, control using the iPhone app and especially the separate 'Zone 1' and 'Zone 2'...
Have chance to upgrade from a older unit? I highly recommended this unit !!
5 May 2012
Summary: I use this as a Home Theater and for Classical Music interest and my DVD Movies. Very well built with quality Circuitry that you'd normally expect in a more expensive unit! Has some great features! USB for thumb drives and your iPhone/iPod is great.
Summary: I recently setup my own home theater and will copy this post for all the items involved. I bought a Yamaha A710 receiver, Polk Blackstone TL2600 speakers, and the JBL WEM-1 wireless amplifier to add to my Samsung 3D LED TV (UN55D6900WF), Samsung 3D Blu Ray player and XBOX 360.