Summary: I bought Yamaha because of their superior electronics. I am generally a Sony guy with most of my electronics sporting that logo. The Yamaha has everything I want except better a more sensitive FM detector and signal strength indicator. Out here in the woods, both of those things are sorely needed.
Summary: This tuner is for audiophile purists who believe in the rule of separates. That is amp is separate, Preamp is separate and tuner is separate. Clean simple design, LED display, channel presets and rich analog sound. Definitely not internet radio.
Summary: As a hifi enthusiast I was looking to add a high quality, but inexpensive tuner for my stereo to pick up the local FM classical music station. Unfortunately at this price point there are not too many options available new, so I took a chance on this item.
Summary: The sound for this unit could get a 4-5 . I have done A-B comparisons with a number of other FM tuners , those that are new , And those from the 1970's and 1980's . The dynamic sound of this turner was surprising in that is was better in the following areas . Pulling in stations .