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Yamaha YAS-201
8.5 out of 10

Yamaha YAS-201

Slim sound bar and wireless active subwoofer system provides exp Read more

Great Deal: $22.99

Reviews and Problems with Yamaha YAS-201

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Overall 2
2.0

small price, small sound

G. Smith "Azrael 15", Amazon
22 April 2015
  • Summary: I wish I didn't guy this. it makes better sound than my TV for sure but Its not very impressive. the sub is barely noticeable and it cuts off every now and then for no reason.
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Overall 2
2.0

Seems Yamaha has followed many other manufacturers ... into the quality abyss.

Mike Zee, Amazon
22 November 2014
  • Summary: Purchased Yamaha products about 10 years ago...all were of excellent quality. Seems Yamaha has followed many other manufacturers and cutting corners. Sound quality is bad, vocals are not clear and very little bass...and its aggravatingly boomy. No wonder is discontinued..
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Overall 2
2.0

... worked right our of the box and sounded quite good. Next day went to turn it on and ...

Mark Wm. Nagel, Amazon
14 July 2014
  • Summary: It worked right our of the box and sounded quite good. Next day went to turn it on and the green powere LED just blinked a few times and the unit shut off. Tried the instruction manual to reboot and did the usual 'unplug and wait 5 min before plugging in again' same issue.
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Overall 2
2.0

Worse than TV audio

Jan Hebel, Amazon
9 May 2014
  • Summary: I've had Yamaha audio products in the last and always had the greatest respect for them...until now. I wanted a sound bar because I have a hard time hearing clear dialogue. He Yamaha featured "Clear Speech Technology" so it seemed like the perfect product. Well I couldn't have been more wrong!
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Overall 2
2.0

Did not work right out of the box

David Huynh, Amazon
1 May 2014
  • Summary: I bought this item when it was Amazon's DOTD a few weeks ago for $200. I got it 2 days later as expected being a Prime Member. The Soundbar though didn't work. It kept shutting itself off a few seconds after I'd turn it on. I promptly returned it and asked for an exchange unit.
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Overall 2
2.0

Returned it.

Buygood, Amazon
3 February 2014
Overall 2
2.0

Broke after two months

chelsea, Amazon
3 January 2014
  • Summary: We purchased this on Sept. 10, 2013 and were very pleased with this product until one day it just stopped working. I contacted Yamaha and was told how to ship it back to them for a replacement.
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Overall 2
2.0

Really bulky, poor sound.

Jason R Pettus, Amazon
7 October 2013
  • Summary: This thing is huge. I forgave the girth initially, hoping for a great sound. The sound was tinny with accentuated highs and essentially no bass fullness. I've had cheap computer speakers that put out a better bass sound than this. It went promptly back into the box.
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Overall 2
2.0

Really disgusted, worked for about 2 mins then went dead

Colorado Reviewer "P&S", Amazon
5 January 2013
  • Summary: I was really looking forward to the soundbar from the reviews it received on Amazon and becasue I had a poor experience with another sound bar. Ended up being very frustrated when I plugged in the opticaol cable and wan't abloe to get soundbar to work.
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Overall 2
2.0

be careful very careful

allan todd, Amazon
7 June 2014
  • Summary: Very disappointed that Yamaha puts it name to this product,very little bass from woofer considering it`s size,as for the main unit - I spent two days trying to get a decent sound to no avail,at £229 this is a rip off, apart from waiting nearly two weeks for delivery, dealing with the dealer was a...
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