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Yamaha BD-A1040

Yamaha BD-A1040
alaScore 96

26 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 reviews of Yamaha BD-A1040. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 3.8/5 for other DVD Players for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and price. The design and usability also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the reliability.

usability, design, price, size

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other DVD Players the Yamaha BD-A1040 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 96/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Yamaha BD-A1040

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 user reviews of Yamaha BD-A1040 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.6/5 for other DVD Players on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the usability and design, but there are some less positive comments about the reliability.

price, design, usability

reliability

87% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha BD-A1040BL AVENTAGE Universal Wi-Fi Blu-ray Disc Player (Black)Yamaha BD-A1040BL AVENTAGE Universal Wi-Fi Blu-ray Disc Player (Black)

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: Ryan Waniata (digitaltrends.com)

Yamaha BD-A1040 Blu-ray player review

 

While it doesn't knock the Oppo BDP-103 off its perch, Yamaha's BD-A1040 is a choice option for fans of the premium Aventage line.

Superb music and audio playback ; Quality HD upscaling ; Ample selection of features ; Sleek design

Fewer connections than competing players ; Threadbare interface and app selection ; No DSD audio file support

While Yamaha’s BD-A1040 offers sterling playback performance, the Oppo BDP-103’s position as Prince remains safe. The A1040’s slimmer suite of connections and bare-bones interface keep our vote in Oppo’s camp as the best of the best for mid-tier...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by: Steve Munz (audioholics.com)

Yamaha AVENTAGE BD-A1040 Universal Blu-ray Player Preview

 

Preview: The Yamaha AVENTAGE BD-A1040 Blu-ray player is compatible with a variety of disc formats including SACD and DVD-A. WiFi and Bluetooth are integrated so users can stream content from the net.

Aug, 2014

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio D/A Converter (DAC):192kHz/32-bit
Audio decoders:Dolby TrueHD,DTS-HD Master Audio
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio

Certificates

Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified:Y
DLNA Certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black
Device type:Blu-ray Player

Display

Built-in display: Yes

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.5

Ergonomics

Graphical user interface (GUI): Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
Image formats supported:GIF, JPG, PNG
Video compression format:ASF, AVCHD, AVI, DIVX, H.264, MKV, MPEG, MPEG4, VOB, WMV
Video formats supported:ASF,AVCHD,AVI,DIVX,H.264,MKV,MPEG,MPEG4,VOB,WMV

Media Types

Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray video
Playback disc types:BD-R, BD-RE, BD-ROM, CD, CD-R, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD-R, BD-RE, BD-ROM, CD, CD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW

Networking

Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Miracast:Y
Security algorithms:WPS
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi ready:Y
WLAN-ready: Yes

Packaging Content

Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Performance

BD-Live: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Digital audio coaxial out:1
Digital audio optical out:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI: Yes
HDMI ports quantity:1
I/O terminal ports:1
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:2

Power

Power consumption (standby):0.5

Storage

Card reader integrated: No

Video

3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes
3D-ready: Yes
Deep color support:Y
Deep colour support: Yes
Full HD: Yes
HD-Ready: Yes
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p
x.v.Color support: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10.2
Height:3.39
Weight:6.39
Width:17.1