Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Yamaha RX-A3050

Yamaha RX-A3050
alaScore 92

41 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 41 reviews of Yamaha RX-A3050. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers for all reviews. People are impressed by the size. The price also gets good views, but there are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Receivers & Amplifiers the Yamaha RX-A3050 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 41 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 38 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews

Disclaimer:

Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 37 of 38 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (3)

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Yamaha RX-A3050

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 user reviews of Yamaha RX-A3050 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the size. The price also gets good feedback, but there are some mixed comments about the reliability.

usability, price, size

93% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha RX-A3050 9.2-Channel MusicCast AV Receiver with Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth (Black)Yamaha RX-A3050 9.2-Channel MusicCast AV Receiver with Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth (Black)

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Tony Leotta (audioholics.com)

Yamaha RX-A1050, RX-A2050, and RX-A3050 Atmos/DTS:X AV Receivers Preview

 

The Aventage RX-A1050, RX-A2050, and RX-A3050 from Yamaha are built to a high caliber. They sport Dolby Atmos and DTS:X and are packed with useful set up features and networking to meet your needs.

Jun, 2015

Expert review by: Myron Ho (hometheaterreview.com)

Yamaha Aventage RX-A3050 AV Receiver Reviewed

 

Myron Ho reviews Yamaha's RX-A3050, a 9.2-channel AV receiver that offers a number of upgrades over its predecessor.

Just like last year's 3040, the Yamaha Aventage RX-A3050 delivers a feature-laden, high-performance receiver with best-in-class sound processing and auto room correction that is a remarkable value for the money. This model improves on the last with far...

Aug, 2016

Expert review by: Best Buys Audio & AV (avhub.com.au)

Yamaha Aventage RX-A3050 networked AV receiver REVIEW

 

With a couple of provisos, the Yamaha RX-A3050 provides everything you could want in an AV receiver, plus the significant bonus of MusicCast.

+ Extremely high performance, full 7.1.4 Dolby Atmos/DTS:X support with additional amps, 5.1.4 or 7.1.2 without, strong network and internet audio facilities, including MusicCast

Consumer review by: Rudy (bestbuy.com)

One of the Best Reciever's

 

This is my 3rd Yamaha receiver RX-V 1500 RX-A 2050 now RX-A 3050. I like them because their built like a German tank. I mainly stream my music from Pandora, so I like the 2050 but wanted the better Dac so I can listen to Flac music. You won't go wrong...

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: musiclover (bestbuy.com)

This is a good unit Sounds great

 

Good receiver but still does not work well with Windows 8.1

Jan, 2016

Consumer review by: mhillard (bestbuy.com)

Excellent Receiver!

 

Great features and power. This receiver sounds as clean as seperates. I'm using it to power my Polk Audio RTI A9 Fronts, A3 rears, and CSI A6 Center.

Jan, 2016

Consumer review by: Roys44 (bestbuy.com)

Solid Receiver

 

I bought this to replace a 3 year old NAD 100 watt receiver that broke. IMHO the Yamaha sounds better and has more useful features. AirPlay works great and I like using the IPad app to control inputs and Dsp. So far I'm very satisfied.

Dec, 2015

Consumer review by: Weeble (bestbuy.com)

The best Yamaha receiver to date.

 

This receiver has all the power that any small to medium home theater needs. Great FM section, very sensitive and able to pick up a large number of stations. The number of HDMI inputs will handle anything you need with 4K up-scaling. The MUSICAST...

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: seahawks4life (bestbuy.com)

Best there is!!!

 

This receiver is probably the best one you can get without doing separates. I upgraded from an RX A840 and can hear things I have never heard before in movies. I guess having the best DAC's will do that!!!! I am old school and have a 5.1 setup because,...

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Steel (bestbuy.com)

best of the best

 

clean clear sound tons of options plus DTS-X ATMOS .. the works love the yamaha sound .. I have an RX-V677 also

Nov, 2015
1
2

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio D/A Converter (DAC):24-bit/192kHz
Audio output channels:9.2
Dynamic power per channel (4 Ohm):295
Dynamic power per channel (8 Ohm):175
Power output per channel (1KHz@8 Ohm):230
Power output per channel (20-20KHz@8 Ohm):150
Pre-out connectivity: Yes
Receiver Type:Surround
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.6

Certificates

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

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.1
Power consumption (typical):1210

Inputs

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio (L,R) in:9
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) in:3
Composite video in:5
Digital audio coaxial in:3
Digital audio optical in:3
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
HDMI in:8
Remote (IR) input:2
USB ports quantity:1

Networking

Bluetooth: Yes
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Optical Drive

Optical drive included: No

Outputs

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video out:1
HDMI out:2
Headphone outputs:1
Number of HDMI outputs:2
Remote (IR) output:2

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes
User guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

12V trigger: Yes
12V trigger ports quantity:2
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
Speakers connectivity type:RCA

Power

Power consumption (standby):0.1
Power consumption (typical):1210

Radio

Internet radio: Yes
Supported bands:AM, FM
Supported radio bands:AM,FM

Storage

Card reader: No

Technical Details

AirPlay: Yes
Audio decoders:Dolby Digital Plus,Dolby Pro Logic IIx,Dolby TrueHD,DTS,DTS-HD
Audio Return Channel (ARC): Yes
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, Dolby TrueHD, DTS, DTS-HD
Color of product:Black / Silver
Deep color support:Y
Deep colour support: Yes
Handheld remote control: Yes
Multi-Zone capability: Yes
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
x.v.Color support: Yes

Video

3D:Y
3D compatibility: Yes
Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL, SECAM
Supported graphics resolutions:3840 x 2160
Supported video modes:2160p
Video upscaling: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:18.7
Height:7.56
Weight:43.2
Width:17.1