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Yamaha A-S1000

Yamaha A-S1000
alaScore 80

63 reviews

Dec, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 5 expert reviews and 58 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 80/100 and users rate it 94/100. The average review date is Feb 27, 2011. We have compared these reviews to 218445 reviews from other Receivers & Amplifiers. The alaScore™ for this product is 80/100 = Very good. Last update: Dec 17, 2018.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Yamaha A-S1000


alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Yamaha A-S1000 from 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

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This summary is based on the products: Yamaha A-S1000BL Natural Sound Integrated Stereo Amplifier (Black)Yamaha A-S1000BL Natural Sound Integrated Stereo Amplifier (Black)

Dec, 2018

Expert review by (

Yamaha A-S1000


A big, powerful, attractive amp for the money, even if it's not without competition

Built like a tank ; retro styling with a modern twist ; effortless sound

May be too rich and smooth-sounding for some tastes

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Yamaha A-S1000 Amplifier overview


Yamaha (A-S1000) A/V Receiver & Amplifier

Consumer review (

Yamaha A S1000 Integrated Amplifiers


I tested this amp but had to give it back after a week. I got it fully run in, but It never really could touch me. This is a very powerful piece, which sounds at best with the music turned up. In my system, it failed to sound enough transparent and...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review (

Overpriced face-shields with inaccurate specifications


These shields are overpriced, scratch prone, and are absolutely *NOT* antifog in cold weather conditions. These shields are incredibly easy to break, and are more of a pain in the butt than they are worth. I find myself going through these shields at...

Protects against arc flashes

Be truly anti-fog, not scratch so darn easily

Nov, 2010

Consumer review (

Yamaha A S1000 Integrated Amplifiers


I bought this amplifier as the heart of 2.0 hi-fi kit for our listening room in Japan. I've also bought the CD-S1000 and matched them with Monitor Audio's GS20 floor standing speakers (which are absolutely sublime).

Nov, 2010

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Yamaha AS1000


Retro styling. Power. Phono input.


Oct, 2011

Product Specifications

Floating balanced power amp Three parallel volume and tone controls Four large capacity power supplies for power amp Shunt-type local regulators for preamplifier Discrete headphone amp for low-impedance drive Symmetrical construction Specially designed feet


Audio output channels:2.0
Damping factor:160
Distortion and noise (1kHz):98
Dynamic power per channel (2 Ohm):220
Dynamic power per channel (4 Ohm):190
Dynamic power per channel (6 Ohm):135
Dynamic power per channel (8 Ohm):105
Frequency range:20 - 20000 / 5 - 100000
Input sensitivity:150
Maximum input power:320
Peak power per channel:160
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):98
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.015

Audio Input

Type: None

Audio Output

Product Type: None

Audio System

Functions (KA):Amplifier
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Subcategory (KA):Audio components


Headphone Jack: Yes

Dimensions & Weight



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Yamaha



Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):17.1 x 18.3 x 5.39


Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphone outputs:1
Wireless technologies:Wired

Remote Control

Type:Remote control

Technical Details

Bass adjustment: Yes
Color of product:Black / Black, Silver / Silver
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Equalizer: Yes
On/Off switch: Yes
Treble adjustment: Yes
Volume Control:Rotary
Wireless technologies:Wired

Weight & Dimensions