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Yamaha BD-A1010

Yamaha BD-A1010
alaScore 81

16 reviews

Oct, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 reviews of Yamaha BD-A1010. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Blu-ray Players for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and reliability. The design and usability are also appreciated. There are some less positive reviews about the price.

usability, design, reliability, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Blu-ray Players the Yamaha BD-A1010 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Yamaha BD-A1010 from The average user rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Blu-ray Players on Comments about the size and usability are generally positive. The reliability and design are also mentioned favorably. There are some critical comments about the price.

design, reliability, usability, size


44% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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Oct, 2016

Expert review by: Kieran Coghlan and Chris Heinonen (

Yamaha BD-A1010 Aventage Universal 3D Blu-ray Player


Last year, Yamaha released the Aventage product line, which included first several A/V receivers, then also a Blu-ray player. The Aventage product line is Yamaha's new premiere brand, similar to Sony's "ES", and Pioneer's "Elite." Last year I reviewed...

The Yamaha BD-A1010 is a fine, full-featured Blu-ray player, with most of the options one would want. Picture quality is good to excellent, especially for HD material, and navigation speed and design was quite good. However, for the same suggested...

Apr, 2012

Expert review by: Adrienne Maxwell (

Yamaha Aventage BD-A1010 3D Blu-ray Player Reviewed


Yamaha offers competition in the universal player market by adding the BD-A1010 3D Blu-ray player to the company's offerings. But how does the Yamaha BD-A1010 stack up against its competition? Adrienne Maxwell investigates.

The BD-A1010 supports 3D playback, as well as SACD and DVD-Audio ; It supports BD-Live and BonusView/PIP ; It features internal decoding and bitstream output of high-resolution audio, plus multichannel analog audio outputs ; You can access Netflix,...

This model does not include dual HDMI outputs to send separate signals to your 3DTV and A/V receiver ; The player doesn't come with integrated WiFi or a USB WiFi adapter ; The Web platform isn't as robust or customizable as you'll find elsewhere ; The...

Given the BD-A1010's MSRP of $499.95, it's impossible not to compare it with OPPO Digital's BDP-93. The two players are similar in disc/format compatibility and Web offerings, and both have multichannel analog audio outputs and RS-232 control. This...

Oct, 2011

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Yamaha BD-A1010 Aventage review


Yamaha's new Aventage series is a crop of top-flight AV components that the blurb says is a dramatic and inspired leap forward. They are clearly not talking cosmetically, because the flagship BD-A1010 networked Blu-ray player is a chunky and...

Universal disc playback; networked; film-like picture; twin HDMI outs

Noticeable panning judder on a projector screen; bugs need fixing

Jan, 2012

Consumer review by: Grizzy2 (

High Quaility 3D Blu-Ray Player


Has excellent sound and picture quality.Lip sync doesn't work with Multi Channel Analog Outputs

Good Connections, Excellent Image Quality

Dec, 2011

Consumer review by: Hal (

Yamaha Black Blu-ray Disc Player - BDA10


Netflix, Blockbuster on Demand, Film Fresh.

DVD Upconversion, Excellent Image Quality, Upgradeable, Easy Set-Up, Blockbuster on Demand, Good Connections, Backwards Compatible, Good Soundtrack Support

Dec, 2011

Product Specifications


BD Live: Yes
DLNA certified: Yes
DVB-T2: No
Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
Media Player:Audio/Video
Show View: No
Video-on-Demand (VoD): Yes
Web Content Access: Yes


CI Plus: No
Ethernet: Yes
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity:WiFi Ready

General Features

1080p Upscaling: Yes
3D: Yes
4K Passthrough / Upscaling: No
4K Upscaling: No
DVD Player / Recorder:DVD Player
Integrated VCR: No
Static / Portable:Static
Table / Portable:Table


Blu-ray Playback: Yes
DivX Playback: Yes
DVD Audio Playback: Yes
DVD-R Playback: Yes
DVD-RW Playback: Yes
DVD+R Playback: Yes
DVD+RW Playback: Yes
HD-DVD Playback: No
PC Streaming:Audio/Video
Super Audio CD Playback: Yes
Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No
UPnP: Yes


Blu-ray Recording: No
Double Layer Recording:Not Applicable
USB Recording: Yes