In 2018 Yamaha introduced the tenth - anniversary generation of Aventage Series AV Receivers.Yamaha chose the abbreviation as the name for the elite Aventage series of its receivers, which is formed by the initial letters of the words that make up the phrase "AV Entertainment of the New Century." Want to read my thoughts about the unit from this series? Then see Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A680 review for Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A680 specs.
Powerful 7-channel surround sound - 80 W per channel (6 Ohms, 2 channels are loaded). Discover a new world of sound with Dolby Atmos and DTS: X. These sound technologies transfer the listener from everyday life to the wonderful world of exciting multidimensional sound. Yamaha offers several speaker locations that support Dolby Atmos to create the perfect sound field for your specific speaker configuration. All options are fully applicable in practice, forming a three-dimensional environment with sound technology CINEMA DSP and Dolby Atmos.
Every detail of the design of the AV receiver affects the sound quality. The company spared no time searching for or developing components that would ensure the highest possible sound quality of Aventage models. At the end, the sound engineers performed special tests to “detune” the sound of the receivers. The Yamaha RX-A680 receiver uses Burr-Brown DACs. The Yamaha RX-A680 features the latest generation of MusicCast Surround technology, which enables wireless speakers to be included in the 5.1-channel configuration. The entire Aventage RX-A 80 series received Wi-Fi, AirPlay and Bluetooth.
The Yamaha RX-A680 AV receiver offers Bluetooth functionality, enabling wireless music playback from smartphones and other devices. Yamaha RX-A680 AV Receiver provides full support for the latest HDMI standards.
The Yamaha RX-A680 has added the RSC (Reflected Sound Control) function, which compensates for the effects of furniture and walls near the speakers, and YPAO Volume, which automatically equalizes the sound to provide balanced low, medium and high frequencies at any volume level.