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Yamaha MCR-042

Yamaha MCR-042
alaScore 87

253 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 253 reviews of Yamaha MCR-042. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems for all reviews. People are impressed by the reliability and price. The design and size are also mentioned favorably.

usability, size, design, price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Audio Systems the Yamaha MCR-042 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Yamaha MCR-042

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 user reviews of Yamaha MCR-042 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Audio Systems on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the design and size are on the whole positive. The price and usability also get good feedback.

usability, price, size, design

92% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha MCR-042 Micro Component System CD / MP3 Player WMA FM 3.5 mm Jack USB for Apple iPod / iPhone / iPadYamaha MCR-042 Micro Component System CD / MP3 Player WMA FM 3.5 mm Jack USB for Apple iPod / iPhone / iPad

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Yamaha MCR-042

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 user reviews of Yamaha MCR-042 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Audio Systems on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the design and price. The size and usability also get good feedback.

usability, size, price, design

85% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha MCR-042WH Desktop Audio System (White)Yamaha MCR-042WH Desktop Audio System (White)

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: paul_smart (gadgetspeak.com)

Yamaha Audio System MCR-042

 

Nowdays there are far fewer ‘audio systems' about. A few years ago there were dozens and now for those of us whose system are coming end of life the choice is far more limited. Here a rather nice compact system from a known name Yamaha.

The Yamaha Audio System MCR-042 is actually in three pieces –although most illustrations make it look like one – the central item with all the controls and two separate speakers that can be placed anywhere within the length of the provided 1.5 metre...

Oct, 2013

Product Specifications

Design

Cassette deck: No
Color of product:Black / Brown / Green / Grey / Orange / Pink / Purple / Red / White / Yellow
Number of disks:1
Number of optical discs:1
Optical disc player:Y
Type:Micro set

Display

Display:LCD
Display Type:LCD

Energy Management

Power consumption (typical):30
Power Source:AC

Ergonomics

Alarm function: Yes
CD Text: Yes
Equalizer: Yes
Integrated clock: Yes
Remote controlled: Yes
Remotely operated:Y
Sleep Timer: Yes
Snooze function: Yes
Volume Control:Rotary

Multimedia

Bass reflex: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes
Frequency range:50 - 20000
Impedance:6
Karaoke:No / Yes
Number of loudspeakers:2
Number of Speakers:2
Peak Music Power Output (PMPO):7.5
RMS rated power:30
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):-10
Speaker type:1-Way
Subwoofer driver diameter (imperial):4.5
Subwoofer driver size:4.5
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.07 / 10
Woofer Diameter:4.33
Woofer Size:4.33

Networking

Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Speaker depth:9.88
Speaker height:4.96 / 5.08
Speaker Power:15
Speaker width:4.96 / 5.08

Packaging Content

FM antenna: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes

Performance

Audio formats supported:MP3, WMA
Card reader integrated: No
Disc types supported:CD
MP3 playback: Yes
Playback disc formats:CD audio
USB direct playback: Yes
Video recording: No

Ports & interfaces

Apple Docking:Y
Apple docking compatibility:iPad (1 gen), iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4, iPhone (1 gen), iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod Nano 2, iPod Nano 3, iPod Nano 4, iPod Nano 5, iPod Nano 6, iPod Nano 7, iPod Touch 1, iPod Touch 2, iPod Touch 3, iPod Touch 4, iPod Touch 5 / iPad, iPhone, iPod / Yes
AUX in: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB port:N / Y

Power

Power consumption (typical):30
Power Source:AC

Radio

AM band range:531 - 1710
FM band:87.5 - 108
FM band range:87.5 - 108
Preset stations quantity:30 / 60
Supported bands:AM, FM / FM
Supported radio bands:AM,FM / FM

Storage

Built-in hard drive: No

System Requirements

Compatibility:iPhone® 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G, iPhone, iPad® (3rd and 4th generation), iPad 2, iPad, iPad mini, iPod® touch (1st through 5th generation), and iPod nano (2nd through 7th generation) *Supports via USB cable for Lightning connector models.

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10.7 / 9.88
Front speaker depth:9.88
Front speaker height:4.96
Front speaker weight:3.75
Front speaker width:5.08
Height:5 / 7.09
Weight:5.95 / 6
Width:5 / 5.12 / 7.09