Yamaha RX-V863 7.2 Channel Home Theater Receiver with HDMI - Short Review
16 January 2013
Excerpt: The Yamaha RX-V863 7.2 Channel Home Theater Receiver has power, up-to-date features, and an abundance of connectivity options. This receiver is rated to deliver 105 wpc, and features Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD processing. On the video side, the RX-V863 has three HDMI inputs with 1080p pass-through and analog to HDMI video conversion and upscaling. Extra bonuses include iPOD and Bluetooth connectivity, HD Radio access, as well as two subwoofer outputs.
Excerpt: The Best of the Best! Vann's says: Let's be honest. There just aren't many people that buy a 7.2-channel A/V receiver, capable of 735W of total output power (that's 105W per seven channels) that aren't interested in enhancing their home audio and video experience with surround sound. Yamaha reco...
Excerpt: The Consumer Electronics Association recently kicked off a “Convert Your Mom” campaign to advance the transition to digital television. One thing your mom will probably never want is a surround receiver. Sure, no home theater buff in her right mind would relegate audio functions to TV speakers. But, although the receiver is the nerve center for many systems, it’s also a stumbling block to many potential users.