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Yamaha AVENTAGE CX-A5200

Home theater preamp/processor with 11.2-channel processing, Dolby Atmos®, and Amazon Alexa compatibility

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Product Highlights:

    • Dolby® and DTS® surround sound decoding
      • Dolby Atmos® and DTS:X™ for more enveloping home theater sound
      • supports 5.1.2, 5.1.4, 7.1.2 , and 7.1.4 Atmos setups with multiple placement patterns for height channels
    • video upconversion (up to 1080p and 4K) for analog and HDMI sources
    • MusicCast Surround lets you add MusicCast 20 or MusicCast 50 speakers to create a 5.1-channel setup with wireless rear surrounds
    • YPAO (Yamaha Parametric Room Acoustic Optimizer) automatic speaker calibration with Reflected Sound Control to deliver more accurate surround sound across different listening levels (microphone included)
      • 64-bit Precision EQ calculation for more natural room acoustics
    • 34 DSP programs add richness and depth to music and movie soundtracks
      • improved CINEMA DSP HD3 with signal processing algorithms for a heightened sense of realism
      • Virtual Cinema Front simulates surround sound effects when five connected speakers are all placed in the front of the room
    • Adaptive Dynamic Range Control limits the volume level on sound effects and commercials for more discreet late-night listening
    • Dialogue Lift and Level Adjustment for clearer, louder dialogue while watching movies and shows
    • Surround:AI technology analyzes your content and creates optimal surround effects in real time
    Digital and Streaming Music Options:
    • built-in Wi-Fi for listening to music from a networked PC, free internet radio, and music services
      • Spotify Connect lets you play Spotify's streaming music library through the receiver via your smartphone or tablet (requires Spotify app and a premium subscription)
    • MusicCast wirelessly connects compatible Yamaha components for whole home audio
      • includes support for Pandora®, Spotify®, SiriusXM Internet Radio, TIDAL, Deezer, Napster and more
      • free MusicCast app offers easy Wi-Fi control, settings adjustments, and music selection and playback
      • works with Amazon Alexa-compatible voice control assistants
    • built-in Bluetooth® for wireless music streaming and transmission
    • Apple® AirPlay® for streaming music from an iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® or computer running iTunes®
    • plays high-resolution digital music files via USB storage device or a networked computer (PCM up to 24-bit/192kHz resolution; DSD up to 5.6 MHz .dsf files)
    Multi-room Audio/Video:
    • four-room/four-source output
    • line-level outputs for Zones 2 and 3
    • Party Mode ensures that all zones stay in sync when playing the same source
    • Zone HDMI output for watching video content from different sources simultaneously in two different rooms
      • 2nd HDMI output assignable to Zone 4 (HDMI sources only)
    Audio Performance Features:
    • two professional-grade 32-bit/384kHz ESS SABRE PRO Premier ES9026PRO digital-to-analog converters for all channels
    • Compressed Music Enhancer improves sound quality of MP3s and upconverts CDs and FLAC files to 24-bit/96kHz resolution
    • heavy-duty bottom plate adds stability for optimal sound
    • large, redesigned power transformer for maximum performance and precision with thick brass bottom plate to dampen unwanted vibrations
    • Pure Direct mode switches off front-panel display, tone controls, and DSP circuitry for cleaner sound with analog audio sources
    • HDMI audio/video switching: 7 in, 3 out
      • HDCP 2.2 technology ensures compatibility with 4K Ultra HD sources and TVs
      • HDR-compatible for extended picture contrast and brightness with compatible 4K TVs and HDR-encoded content
      • supports HDR10, Dolby Vision™, and HLG
    • 2 component video inputs
    • 4 composite video outputs
    • digital audio inputs: 3 optical and 3 coaxial
    • 8 sets of unbalanced stereo RCA audio inputs (includes front-panel input)
    • 1 set of balanced stereo XLR audio inputs
    • MM phono input for connecting a turntable
    • 11.2-channel balanced XLR preamp outputs include XLR outputs for 2 powered subwoofers
    • 11.2-channel unbalanced RCA preamp outputs include outputs for 2 powered subwoofers
    • unbalanced RCA preamp inputs for surround and surround back channels, center channel, and subwoofer
    • full-size (1/4") headphone output jack
    • Ethernet port for network connection
    • front-panel USB port for audio playback from USB flash drives, hard disk drives, and portable music players
    • RS-232C input, 1 remote input/output (IR) and 2 12 volt-trigger outputs for use with external controllers
    General Features:
    • 4K video pass-through and upscaling
    • free Yamaha MusicCast Controller app lets you use your Apple or Android™ device as a Wi-Fi remote
    • full-color on-screen display
    • HDMI standby pass-through allows HDMI switching without powering up preamp
    • AM/FM tuner
    • remote control
    • detachable power cord
    • 17-1/8"W x 7-1/2"H x 18-5/8"D
    • weight: 33.5 lbs.
    • warranty: 3 years
    • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
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