Summary: This receiver rocks!!! If I can only buy one receiver in my life will be the RXV871. Yamaha made a master pc. on this one. I got the receiver at Amazon from Splash Electronics I got a good price and a 5 star service from them.I highly recommend both the receiver and the vendor.
Summary: It was time to replace my old Sony home theater system. I looked at several different models and brands including the Yamaha RX-V871. I was very impressed with the Yamaha receiver's specs and reviews I had read.
Summary: I did not get this receiver from Amazon. In fact i ordered the older RX-v867 which was last years model with similar features from another web site. Since the RX-v867 were selling for under $500 when the new model came out they became hard to get and this website (art of sales) sent me the newer...
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Michael Risser, Amazon
8 December 2011
Summary: Yamaha has always produced a receiver that stood out amongst the crowd for transparency; sounds that were in the background of other receiver were brought to the forefront. Instruments muffled or should I say more muted that reside in the mid-range spectrum are brought forth with more clarity.
Summary: Can anyone explain the difference between the RX - A810 (the "Aventage" line) and the RX-V871? Why the two lines of product? What is the distinction between the two lines? The Yamaha website says the RX-V871 is "New" just like the Aventage line is "New".
Summary: I don't own this unit, but wanted to give people my thoughts on this. I was debating earlier this year when I was ready for a new receiver (to replace a Yamaha HTR-6240BL). I knew the RX-V671 was the newest model at that time and figured it wouldn't take long until they would come out with an "8"...
Summary: Manual: The manual came on a disk and is currently on both laptops, where it’s much easier to find and reference. Remote Control: The remote is intuitive and in a matter of minutes of reviewing the codes provided, the remote was controlling the Yamaha Receiver, Dish Satellite Receiver, Samsung LCD...
Pros: I purchased the Yamaha RX-V871BL Receiver from Newegg to replace a 16 month old Onkyo HT System. I’ve added Polk RTi matched timbre speakers to complete a 7.1 system. I bridged my wireless system with “Linksys WES610N Four Port Bridge” to complete my system network capability.
Summary: I purchased the Yamaha RX-V871BL Receiver from Newegg to replace a 16 month old Onkyo HT System. I've added Polk RTi matched timbre speakers to complete a 7.1 system. I bridged my wireless system with "Linksys WES610N Four Port Bridge" to complete my system network capability.