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Yamaha RX-V657

Yamaha RX-V657
alaScore 79

42 reviews

Oct, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 42 reviews of Yamaha RX-V657. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Yamaha RX-V657 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Yamaha RX-V657

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Yamaha RX-V657 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha RXV657 7.1 Channel Digital Home Theater ReceiverYamaha RXV657 7.1 Channel Digital Home Theater Receiver

Oct, 2018

Expert review by : Chris Martens (avguide.com)

Yamaha RX-V657 Audio/Video Receiver

 

I love components that walk softly, bear modest price tags, and offer big performance; and since Yamaha's new $550 RX-V657 A/V receiver does all three, it's become one of the sweetest surprises I've encountered in a long time. This little A/V receiver...

Sep, 2008

Expert review by : Richard Arrowsmith (avreview.co.uk)

Yamaha RX-V657

 

Yamaha has offered the stiffest competition to Denon's midrange supremacy in the AV receiver market of late. And the RX-V657 could be the one that finally dislodges Denon from its throne.

Excellent specification, easy to use, outstanding performance

Cluttered design, not the best musical timing

Jan, 2006

Consumer review (reevoo.com)

Yamaha RXV657

 

Excellent Build Quality Remote Control has lots of functions and is easy to use Surround sound quality awesome for movies and CD's. Even better with a high spec DVD player such as Denon DVd1920 Pure Direct function enhances the sound even more. Night...

A little bit too big to fit in some LCD TV stands. The screen could do with being a bit bigger, however the display is lit in the right colour to enable the information to be easily read.

Jul, 2006

Product Specifications

Yamaha RX V657 is a 7.1 channel receiver offering many exclusive Yamaha functions including YPAO Automatic Optimization, Quad-Field CINEMA DSP, XM Satellite Radio Ready and Component Video Up Conversion.

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Product Type: None

Audio System

Built-in Decoders:Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital Surround EX / Dolby Pro Logic / Dolby Pro Logic II / Dolby Pro Logic IIx / DTS 96/24 / DTS decoder / DTS Neo:6 / DTS-ES Discrete 6.1 / DTS-ES Matrix 6.1
Functions (KA):AV receiver
Subcategory (KA):AV components
Surround Sound Effects:Quad-Field CINEMA DSP / SILENT CINEMA DSP / Virtual CINEMA DSP
Surround System Class:7.1 channel
Type:AV receiver

Connectors

Coaxial Digital Input: Yes
Headphone Jack: Yes
Optical Digital Input: Yes
Optical Digital Output: Yes

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:16.5in
Height:6.7in
Weight:27.6lbs
Width:17.1in

Header

Manufacturer:Yamaha
Model:V657
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Yamaha RX

Miscellaneous

Color:Black

Radio

Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Universal remote control