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Yamaha RX-V457

Yamaha RX-V457
alaScore 80

8 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of Yamaha RX-V457. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, 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-V457 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Yamaha RX-V457 Receiver Reviewed


The RX-V457 is an "entry level, all-purpose receiver that will thrill most and satisfy the rest." Sound-wise, the two-channel reproduction was "crisp and real," while the "Roxy Theater" setting "brought back the room and I could almost smell the smoke...

Feb, 2005

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User review Yamaha RX-V457 by Audiofanzine FR on Audiofanzine


(Originally written by DJ_chris_41/translated from Audiofanzine FR) - How long have you been using it? Over two years. - Which feature do you like the most / the least? Pro: sound q...

Dec, 2008

Product Specifications

Yamaha has endeavored to produce products and services that satisfy the diverse needs and desires of people worldwide. Its products and services are recognized the world over for superior quality in acoustics, design, technology, craftsmanship, and customer oriented services. These products and services under the brand name of Yamaha are highly regarded by a large number of professionals, institutions, business people within the related industries, and consumers. PRODUCT FEATURES: Straight/Effect Switch; 2-Channel Stereo Mode; Analog Mixdown; High Dynamic Power and Linear Damping; Dolby Digital EX, DTS-ES, Dolby Pro LogicIIx and DTS 96/24 Compatibility; Wide-Range Audio Frequency Response for DVD-Audio/Super Audio CD Compatibility; Speaker A, B or A+B Selection (Front L/R); Program Name and Sound Field Indications; Front Panel Video Aux Terminals; Wide-Range Video Bandwidth (60MHz -3dB); HDTV Compatible Component Video Out; Virtual CINEMA DSP; Luminescent Preset Remote Control Unit with Colored Buttons; Aluminum Front Panel; Sleep Timer; 40-Station Preset Tuning; Auto Preset Tuning.

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:6.1 channel
Type:AV receiver


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

Dimensions & Weight



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Yamaha RX


Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Universal remote control