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Yamaha-rx-a820.33491401
9.2 out of 10

Yamaha RX A820

Enjoy expanded zone options with powered Zone 2, Party Mode and Read more

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Amplifier Section
Channel
7.2
Rated Output Power (1kHz, 2ch driven)
110W (8ohms, 0.9% THD)
Rated Output Power (20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven)
100W (8ohms, 0.09% THD)
Dynamic Power per Channel (8/6/4/2 ohms)
140/180/210/250W
Surround Sound Processing
CINEMA DSP
Yes (3D)
Virtual Presence Speaker
Yes
DSP Programs
17
Dialogue Lift
Yes (no Presence speakers required)
SILENT CINEMA / Virtual CINEMA DSP
Yes
Dolby TrueHD
Yes
Dolby Digital Plus
Yes
Dolby Pro Logic IIx
Yes
DTS-HD Master Audio
Yes
Dialog Level Adjustment
Yes
Audio Features
Pure Direct
Yes (with video on mode)
Compressed Music Enhancer
Yes
YPAO multi-point measurement
Yes with R.S.C. (Reflected Sound Control)
Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
Yes
Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting
Yes
A.R.T. Wedge
Yes
Bi-amp capability
Yes
Audio Delay
Yes (0-500 ms)
192kHz/24-bit DACs for all channels
Yes (Burr-Brown)
HDMI Audio Return Channel
Yes
Component upconversion
Yes (480i)
HDMI upscaling
Yes (analog to HDMI / HDMI to HDMI)
Deep Color/x.v.Color/24Hz Refresh Rate /Auto Lip-Sync
Yes
Extensive Connection
HDMI Input/Output
8 (1 front) / 2 (simultaneous)
HDMI CEC
Yes (SCENE, device control)
USB Input
iPod/iPhone/iPad, USB memory, portable audio player
Network Port
Access to vTuner Internet Radio service and DLNA 1.5 compatible
Front AV Input
HDMI, USB, analog audio, optical, composite
Digital Audio Input/Output: Optical
2 / 0
Digital Audio Input/Output: Coaxial
2 / 0
Analog Audio Input/Output
5 / 1
Component Video Input/Output
2 / 1
Composite Video Input/Output
5 (1 front) / 1
Preout
7.2ch
Headphone Output
1
Connectivity
AirPlay
Yes
Tuner Section
FM/AM Tuner
Yes
User Interface
On-screen display
Graphical user interface
SCENE
SCENE (4 sets)
App Control
Yes (iPhone/iPad, Android phone/tablet, Kindle Fire)
Web Browser Control
Yes
Remote Control Unit
Yes (Preset)
Zone Control
Zone 2 Audio Output
Line output
Powered Zone
Zone 2
RS-232C Interface
Yes
+12V Trigger Output
1
Remote (IR) Input/Output
1 / 1
Zone B Output
Yes (HDMI)
General
Standby Power Consumption (IR only)
≤0.1W
Dimensions (W x H x D)
17-1/8” x 6-3/4” x 14-1/2”
Weight
23.8 lbs.
ECO mode
Yes
Shipping Dimensions (W x H x D)
17-3/4" x 10-1/2" x 20-7/8"
Shipping Weight (lbs.)
29.76 lbs.
Detachable Power Cord
Yes
Front Panel
Aluminum front panel
Auto Power Standby
Yes
4K Ultra HD Pass-through and upscaling
Yes
Video Features
HDMI 3D pass-through
Yes
Release Date
First seen
7 June 2012