Summary: yes, i am very pleased with the sound, if u use it only for your tv u gonna be very pleased... but after a few weeks after the purchase i started to have problems with the usb to conect to my ipod so after a wille i just not use anymore for that...
Summary: I purchase this receiver after doing research and comparing different brands. The Yamaha YHT-897 has great sound fantastic bass and is perfect for the small to medium size rooms. Also the connectivity to your home IP network is a snap and you can stream Podcast and music. I love it.
Summary: We have this hooked up to an xbox system and a Blu-ray player. Both work through it nicely, and the sound output is good. And we like the options that help us to make voices louder, so we don't disturb our neighbors too much.
Summary: I studied this purchase at stores and online, and settled on this as it was a good value. The box was nearly 100 pounds, which was hard to handle, but the alternative was to ship in two boxes and risk separating them. The product works great, all that was specified, and sounds wonderful. Thank you.
Summary: Tech Level: Engineer Audiophile Level: Medium Pros: - Set up is fairly easy for a system of this complexity - The design looks great, very modern, but not too flashy - The sound quality is stellar for those of us born without freakish bat hearing - Plenty of HDMI inputs and the addition of 4K pass...
Summary: I am a lifelong Yamaha fan. I used to sell AV equipment for a living and Yamaha has always featured solid construction and a fabulous sound for the price point, regardless of the price point. They build high end musical instruments so they know what horns, drums and guitars sound like.
Summary: I bought this as someone who's 10+ year old AV receiver didn't have HDMI or even component inputs and the old speakers were shot and the sub had died long ago. So I was in need of replacing everything.