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Yamaha YHT - 175

Yamaha YHT - 175
alaAverage 3.7

4 reviews

Sep, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 reviews of Yamaha YHT - 175. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 77/100 and experts rate this product 70/100.

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Expert review by: David Braue (cnet.com.au)

Yamaha YHT-175

 

While the unit may not appeal to audiophiles, the Yamaha YHT-175 offers a solid and reasonably priced midrange surround sound solution for those who want to add that extra dimension to their home theatre setups.

Unobtrusive, attractive design ; 5 x 100W speakers pack a nice punch ; Good control over sound quality and distribution ; Many connectivity options ; Reasonably priced

Cramped remote control ; Few audio modes ; Slight loss of detail in high-frequency and subwoofer range ; Wires to rear speakers require permanent installation

Response was clear throughout the audible frequency range, although high-frequency and subwoofer detail could be a little more pronounced. Overall, however, performance was good enough to appeal to most home theatre buyers -- and, if you don't mind...

Jul, 2006

Consumer review by: shane_j (cnet.com.au)

Yamaha YHT-175

 

i brought this and am quite pleased with it, i also thought it was a 500w rms system

cheap, i paid $400

subwoofer cable isnt long enough and when i play xbox or ps2 through the system it seems to not be as loud so i have to turn it up to -20.0 DB

Jan, 2007

Consumer review by: tonk (cnet.com.au)

Yamaha YHT-175

 

Some of the comments below are Bombay or India specific - from a first time 5.1 channel system user in Bombay - been using it only for 4-5 days.

Good sound ; Night mode is interesting, but I wish I could tell the system to switch it on automatically between 10 pm & 7 am, rather than having to tell it every day ; Cinema DSP give very good effect, though constant switching between music, sports,...

India specific: Try plugging the power sockets of receiver & woofer into your wall outlet. They don't go! Most Indian homes will not accept the kind of plugs YHT-175 comes with. Run to your neighborhood computer shop, & buy a "spike guard" (a kind of...

Nov, 2006
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Consumer review by: nine_magic (cnet.com.au)

"Excellent Value for Money"

 

Even though the remote is not well designed, this should not put you off from buying this unit. It is great and the speackers pack quite a punch.

Great Sound. Saw The Italian Job and the DTS sound effects were awesome

FM reception not too good in Mumbai Suburbs

Sep, 2006
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