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Yamaha RX-S601

Slim and Compact Network AV Receiver

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Retail Price: $649.95


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  • MusicCast wireless multiroom audio support
  • Bluetooth® for wireless music streaming and Compressed Music Enhancer
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Wireless Direct
  • AirPlay®, Spotify, Pandora® music streaming service and AV Controller App
  • DSD 2.8 MHz / 5.6 MHz, FLAC / WAV / AIFF 192 kHz / 24-bit, Apple® Lossless 96 kHz / 24-bit playback
  • Front panel USB connection for digital docking with iPod® / iPhone® and USB flash drives
  • 4K Ultra HD pass-through with HDCP 2.2 support
  • YPAO™ sound optimization for automatic speaker setup
  • 5.1-channel powerful surround sound
  • Zone 2 audio with Party Mode
  • Now with MusicCast, this device can be expanded to deliver wireless multiroom audio playback, all controlled by a simple app.


AV Receiver

Amplifier SectionChannel 5.1
Rated Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven) 95 W (6 ohms, 0.9% THD)
Rated Output Power (20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven) 60 W (6 ohms, 0.09% THD)
Dynamic Power per Channel (8/6/4/2 ohms) 90 / 110 / 140 / 160 W
Surround Sound ProcessingCINEMA DSP Yes (3D)
DSP Programs 17
Virtual Presence Speaker Yes
Dolby TrueHD Yes
Dolby Digital Plus Yes
DTS-HD Master Audio Yes
Audio FeaturesCompressed Music Enhancer Yes (including for Bluetooth®)
YPAO sound optimization Yes
Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) Yes
Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting Yes
Audio Delay Yes (0-500 ms)
192kHz/24-bit DACs for all channels Yes (Burr-Brown)
Video Features4K Ultra HD pass-through Yes
HDMI 3D pass-through Yes
HDMI Audio Return Channel Yes
Deep Color/x.v.Color/24Hz Refresh Rate /Auto Lip-Sync Yes
Extensive ConnectionHDMI Input/Output 6 in / 1 out (HDCP 2.2: 1 in / 1 out)
HDMI CEC Yes (SCENE, device control)
USB Input iPod® / iPhone®, USB memory, portable audio player
Network Port Yes
ConnectivityMusicCast Yes
Wi-Fi Yes (with Wireless Direct)
AirPlay Yes
Bluetooth Yes (AAC)
Extensive ConnectionFront AV Input USB / mini-jack
Digital Audio Input/Output: Optical 1 / 0
Digital Audio Input/Output: Coaxial 2 / 0
Analog Audio Input/Output 4 (front 1) / 0
Composite Video Input/Output 3 / 1
Preout Subwoofer
Headphone Output 1
Tuner SectionFM/AM Tuner Yes
User InterfaceOn-screen display Yes (color OSD)
SCENE SCENE (4 sets)
App Control Yes (iPhone® / iPad® / Android™ smartphone / tablet)
Remote Control Unit Yes
GeneralStandby Power Consumption (IR only) ≤0.1 W
Auto Power Standby Yes
ECO mode Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D) 17-1/8” x 4-3/8” x 12-7/8” (with antenna up: 17-1/8” x 6-7/8” x 12-7/8)
Weight 17.2 lbs


HDMI Inputs 6
HDMI Outputs 1
MHL Support No
Component Video Inputs No
Component Video Outputs No
4K Support Yes
4K Upconversion No
HDMI Video Processing Yes
HDMI Standby Passthrough No
Video Processor No
Channels 5.1
Watts Per Channel 60
Zone 2 Yes
Zone 3 No
Zone 4 No
Powered 2nd Zone Yes
HDMI 2nd Zone No
Coaxial Digital Inputs 2
Optical Digital Inputs 1
Multi-channel Pre-amp Input No
Multi-channel Pre-amp Output No
Multi-channel Pre-Amp Output No
Bi-amp Mode Yes
Phono Input No
Audyssey No
Audio Delay 0-500 ms
FLAC Support No
Zone 2 DAC No
D/A Conversion 192kHz/24-bit Burr Brown
DLNA Certified Yes
Pandora Yes
Spotify Yes
Sirius XM No
Rhapsody No
Wi-Fi Yes
Networking Yes
AirPlay Yes
Bluetooth Yes (AAC)
USB Front/Rear 1/0
Trigger Out No
12V Triggers -
Remote Loop No
Smartphone App Yes
Power Cable Attached
RS-232 Port -
THX Certified No
Width (inches) 17-1/8”
Height (inches) 4-3/8
Depth (inches) 12-7/8”
Weight (lbs) 17.2


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