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Yamaha RX-V465

Yamaha RX-V465
alaScore 83

118 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 118 reviews of Yamaha RX-V465. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, 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-V465 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Yamaha RX-V465

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Yamaha RX-V465 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk.

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

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha RX-V465 - AV receiver - 5.1 channelYamaha RX-V465 - AV receiver - 5.1 channel

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Yamaha RX-V465

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 80 user reviews of Yamaha RX-V465 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.com.

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Yamaha RX-V465BL 525 Watt 5-Channel Home Theater Receiver (OLD VERSION)Yamaha RX-V465BL 525 Watt 5-Channel Home Theater Receiver (OLD VERSION)

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : Clint DeBoer (audioholics.com)

Yamaha RX-V465 5.1 Home Theater Receiver

 

This past year we reached a place where almost anyone can enjoy surround sound. There are two paths to home theater nirvana - or at least the start if it: a home theater-in-a-box system, or building a 5.1 system from quality entry level components....

Jan, 2010

Expert review by : Clint DeBoer (audioholics.com)

Yamaha RX-V465 5.1 Home Theater Receiver Preview

 

Yamaha's RX-V465, with its price of just $299.95 makes it one of the least expensive ways to get into an HDMI-equipped AV receiver. The receiver has four HDMI inputs, each which captures HD audio.

Jan, 2010

Expert review by (electronicsme.com)

Yamaha RX-V465

 

Overall, the Yamaha RX-V465 is a tough contender in the receiver market, primarily because it offers excellent audio quality, features, and capabilities for a reasonable price. With easy, multi-source switching (including HDMI), Bluetooth and iPod...

Easy setup- YPAO auto-calibration system makes setup a breezeQuality- excellent audio quality thanks to built-in HD decodingPowerful ports- includes HDMI, composite, component, and audio portsCompatible- works great with optional Bluetooth, iPod, and...

Cons- response sometimes slow, poor remote, confusing manual

The great thing about the RX-V465 is that it provides powerful 5-channel...

Apr, 2010

Expert review by (expertreviews.co.uk)

Yamaha RX-V465 review

 

Yamaha's RX-V465 is the cheapest AV receiver here and is designed for simple home cinema setups.

The only 5.1 model here, this low-cost and easy-to-use AV receiver has good audio quality, produces great directional audio and is superb value.

Jul, 2009

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Best bang for your buck!

 

I researched a long time to find the best receiver for my budget, and this is it. The V565 is also nice, but i had no need for 7.1 so this was a great buy!

This receiver has an impressive list of features for the price. When you take the time to start messing with the features it will blow you away. Free ipod dock included with purchase!! Great deal

Instruction manual isn't the greatest, some level of tech savvy is needed but really not difficult

Apr, 2010

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Great Value!

 

Lots of ways to plug all my stuff in! Set up was super easy. Shipping was super quick, maybe just about 2 or 3 days. VERY good price

This is my first new receiver so I don't know what to compare it to

Mar, 2010

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Very nice

 

upgraded from a 1999 model JVC 500w receiver that still sounds good, moving it upstairs.

Sounds great, very programmable, links up with my Sharp 52" LCD just fine

no OSM, remote is very 80's

Feb, 2010

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Overscan

 

It's a receiver

Causes overscan on my Westinghouse TV when fed with 1080p HDMI signal. Same signals passed directly to TV work just fine (PC and Xbox360)

Feb, 2010

Consumer review (newegg.com)

YAMAHA 5.1-Channel Digital Home Theater Receiver RX-V465

 

Awesome product, works great just as it should. This reciever is powerfull enough to power some good floor standing speakers if you wanted to. I use only satilite speakers however and don't use it to the full potential. The remote is very well laid...

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Dec, 2009

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Great Budget HD Receiver

 

My rx-V465 powers a Klipsch HD 300 surround speaker system (just the sats) and a Polk PSW-110 sub. I've got a Dish Network VIP 612 HD DVR and a PS3 Slim 120gb connected via HDMI. The HDMI output is connected to an LCD TV.

4 HDMI inputs, Dolby TrueHD, DTS Master decoding, YPAO speaker calibration, great speaker setup options, ipod dock compatible, 3.5mm audio jack for other mp3 players ; For what it is - a 5.1 HD Receiver, it does its job wonderfully. Clean, strong...

No cons - I bought this for my bedroom. I have an rx-V663 in the living room HT w/ iPod dock, so I knew the features that would be available / missing before hand on the 465 - no surprises/disappointments

Sep, 2009
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Product Specifications

High performance AV receiver offers HD audio decoding, 1080p-compatible HDMI (4 in/1 out), YPAO, SCENE functionality and 17 CINEMA DSP programs.

Amplifier

Output Power / Total:525Watt

Audio

Audio output channels:5.1
Frequency range:20 - 20000
Impedance:8
RMS rated power:105
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):100
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.06

Audio System

Built-in Decoders:Dolby Digital EX / Dolby Pro Logic IIx / Dolby TrueHD / DTS 96/24 / DTS Neo:6 / DTS-ES decoder / DTS-HD Master Audio
Functions (KA):AV receiver
Sound Output Mode:Surround Sound
Subcategory (KA):AV components
Surround Sound Effects:CINEMA DSP / SILENT CINEMA DSP / Virtual CINEMA DSP/CINEMA DSP / SILENT CINEMA DSP / Virtual CINEMA DSP
Surround System Class:5.1 channel
Type:AV receiver

Connectors

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

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:14.4in
Height:6in
Weight:18.5lbs
Width:17.1in

Header

Manufacturer:Yamaha
Model:V465
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Yamaha RX

Miscellaneous

Color:Black

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):17.1 x 14.3 x 5.94

Radio

Tuner Bands:AM/FM
Tuner Type:Digital

Remote Control

Type:Universal remote control

Technical Details

Color of product:Black
Handheld remote control: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:18.5