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5.9 out of 10

Yamaha RX-V463

Yamaha RX-V463 Yamaha RX-V463 weighs 18.7 lbs(product), 22 lb Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Yamaha RX-V463

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Overall 10
10

Great receiver

roman310, Amazon
27 September 2013
  • Summary: I ordered this used from a seller on Amazon and it's in excellent condition. There's just a few scratches back around the HDMI in port (looks like someone couldn't find the hole). I haven't tested the port but I'm betting it works fine. Other than that there is a barely noticable scratch on the very edge along the length of the receiver.. So small that it took me about a day to notice it. The seller advertised it as Used - Like New if I remember correctly.
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Overall 10
10

Excellent Receiver

Jacob, Amazon
30 May 2013
  • Summary: I have this paired with a Polk Audio 5.1 speaker system and I couldn't be happier. I have had this for about 4 years now and it is still going strong despite going through 5 different moves. It pumps out plenty of power and everything is crystal clear no matter how loud I turn it up.
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Overall 2
2.0

Piece of Junk - Died in less than 6 months

L. Hough, Amazon
18 January 2013
  • Summary: Can I rate it at zero stars? This unit provided satisfactory performance until it broke. After 5 months, it would turn itself off for no reason. Shortly afterwards, the HDMI video would result in a black screen upon changing cable channels. I have a 70s vintage Yamaha receiver that works great. Evidently Yamaha has value engineered their products until no value remains.
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Overall 2
2.0

Yamaha A/V Receiver

Clark, Amazon
1 February 2012
  • Summary: This is a great product when everything works properly. Unfortunately, that is not the case. One of the inputs died shortly after I got it. The Yamaha RX-V463BL 525 Watt is a BAD product.
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Overall 8
8.0

One Year In

Bluehigh, Amazon
4 January 2010
  • Summary: I've had this receiver for about a year and I must say that for the money it has been very, very good. The only reason that I don't give it 5 stars is because of the OSD situation requiring a separate connection other than the HDMI connection. Maybe this is common with other AVRs, I don't know. One thing of note is that I recommend using the YPAO as a starting point only. You'll have to do some tweaking on your own to get it to sing.
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Overall 6
6.0

yamaha rx-v463bl

Barbara Schwartz "badboo1148", Amazon
22 November 2009
  • Summary: It's cool to look at but so far I've only been able to connect my DVD player to it. Can't figure out the HDMI function yet.
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Overall 6
6.0

Disappointed - Retailer sent me the RX-V465 instead.

BDC4950, Amazon
18 October 2009
  • Summary: I am unable to properly rate the V463 because the I received the V465 instead. I know that the V463 has been replaced with the v465, but why list the V463 for sale (and in stock) if you plan to switch it out with the V465. I specifally wanted the V463 because I was looking for a Yamaha receiver that would support both A/B switching and an IPOD Dock. The V465 does not support A/B switching. I do not know why Yamaha has removed A/B switching from most of its receivers.
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Overall 10
10

LUCKY ME!

P. Bowling "chemstudent", Amazon
3 October 2009
  • Summary: Last Sunday I ordered the V463 from Electronics Expo through Amazon.com. Imagine my surprise on Thursday when I found out that they had sent me the wrong receiver! Instead of the V463 they had sent the V465. The V465 goes for almost $100 MORE than the V463 and has more HDMI jacks. Electronics Expo explained that they had sold out of the V463. Plan on buying the V463 and read the reviews for the V465 since--and I won't guarantee it--you will probably receive the V465.
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Overall 10
10

Big John

hartauctions, Ebay
29 September 2009
  • Summary: as promised----easy set-up---strong, full sound, nice remote, ample adjustments to "tune" to any room
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Overall 2
2.0

Unitelligible

Jacqueline Miller, Amazon
18 August 2009
  • Summary: Been away returned to set it up and find impossible to understand. You can't even read anything on the receiver the print is so small. Contacted AV Wholesale to return it who told us we are out of the 14 day return period, which they did not make us aware of. As we were away on vacation when this item arrived and we sought professional help to set it up, this took longer than 14 days.
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