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Yamaha BD-A1010

Yamaha BD-A1010
alaScore 83

16 reviews

Dec, 2018

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 products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and reliability. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably. Many are critical about the price.

usability, design, reliability, size


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Yamaha BD-A1010 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = 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 products in the same category on People are impressed by the size and usability. The reliability and design also get good feedback. Many are critical about the price.

design, reliability, usability, size


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

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha BD-A1010BL Blu-Ray Disc PlayerYamaha BD-A1010BL Blu-Ray Disc Player

Dec, 2018

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 (

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 (

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


Audio D/A Converter (DAC):192kHz/24-bit
Audio decoders:Dolby TrueHD,DTS-HD
Audio output channels:7.1
Built-in audio decoders:Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD


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


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


Built-in display: Yes

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.5


Graphical user interface (GUI): Yes

File formats

Audio formats supported:AAC, MP3, WAV / AAC, MP3, WAV, WMA
Image formats supported:GIF, JPEG XR, PNG / GIF, JPG, PNG
Playback formats:BD-Video, BD-R, BD-RE, DVD-A, DVD-Video, DVD-R/-RW, DVD+R/+RW, SA-CD, CD-DA, CD-R/-RW
Video compression format:AVCHD, DIVX, H.264, MPEG1, MPEG2, MPEG4, WMV, XVID / DIVX, H.264, MPEG1, MPEG2, WMV9
Video formats supported:AVCHD,DIVX,H.264,MPEG1,MPEG2,MPEG4,WMV,XVID / DIVX,H.264,MPEG1,MPEG2,WMV9

Media Types

Disc types supported:BD, BD-R, BD-RE, CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW / BD-R, BD-RE, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW
Playback disc formats:Blu-Ray audio, Blu-Ray video, CD audio, CD video, SACD


Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):17.1 x 12.5 x 3.74
Multichannel decoding: Yes
Portable: No
Remote controlled: Yes
Remotely operated:Y

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC
Handheld remote control: Yes
Manual: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes


BD-Live: Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Audio (L,R) out:4
Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video 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
RS-232 port:1
RS-232 ports:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1 / 2


Power consumption (standby):0.5


Card reader integrated: No


3D compatibility: Yes
Deep color support:Y
Deep colour support: Yes
Full HD:No / Yes
HD-Ready: Yes
Network streaming: Yes
Network streaming services supported:Netflix
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, 720p
Video D/A Converter (DAC):192MHz/24-bit
Video recording: No
x.v.Color support: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.4 / 12.5
Height:3.74 / 3.78
Package dimensions (WxDxH):20.5 x 16.5 x 7.87
Package weight:13.2