Yamaha RX-V4A vs Onkyo TX-RZ820

RX-V4A vs TX-RZ820 comparison chart

Yamaha RX-V4A vs Onkyo TX-RZ820 review

Yamaha RX-V4A
vs
Onkyo TX-RZ820

Here we show you our detailed AV receiver comparison of the Yamaha RX-V4A versus the Onkyo TX-RZ820. The RX-V4A has 5.2 channels amplifier and the TX-RZ820 7.2 channels. Only the TX-RZ820 has a Dolby Atmos support. DTS:X is supported only by the TX-RZ820. We have evaluated both AV receivers, RX-V4A has an overall score of 6.5 out of 10 vs 7.7 out of 10 for TX-RZ820.

Advantages Yamaha RX-V4A over Onkyo TX-RZ820

  • HDMI eARC features compatible
  • 8K resolution video signal pass-through feature

Advantages Onkyo TX-RZ820 over Yamaha RX-V4A

  • Built-in phono (MM) input
  • Multi-zone

Common strengths

  • Bi-amp capability
  • Pure direct/Straight decode mode is enabled
  • Dolby Vision compatible
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
Onkyo TX-RZ820

Dec 06, 2019

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Common

Product

Yamaha RX-V4A
Onkyo TX-RZ820

Model

RX-V4A
TX-RZ820

Brand

Yamaha
Onkyo

Reviews

6
376

Amplifier

Channels

5.2
7.2

Stereo power (RMS), W/Ohm

80/6
160/8

Output impedance, Ohm

6
8

Frequency response

10Hz-100KHz
5Hz-100KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.06
0.08

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

AK4458 384 KHz/32-bit

Bi-amping

Pure direct (straight)

Auto speaker calibration

YPAO
AccuEQ

Speaker A/B switching

Other audio features

CINEMA DSP, Compressed Music Enhancer, Virtual CINEMA FRONT
has not

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

2.4/5GHz
2.4/5GHz

USB

1 (USB 2.0)
1 (USB 2.0)

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

1
1

DLNA

MHL

Streaming services

Apple Music (AirPlay)

AirPlay, AirPlay 2
AirPlay

Amazon Music

Spotify

Other streaming services

Deezer, TIDAL, Pandora, SiriusXM, Qobuz
Deezer, TIDAL

Extensive connection

HDMI input/output

4/1
7/2

HDMI ARC (Audio Return Channel)

HDMI eARC (Enhanced Audio Return Channel)

HDMI CEC

Digital content protection (HDCP)

HDCP 2.3
HDCP 2.2

Subwoofer output (LFE)

0
2

Headphone output

1 x 6.3
1 x 6.3

Optical digital input

1
2

Coaxial digital input

1
1

Composite input

0
2

Component input/output

0/0
2/0

Phono (MM) input

Front panel connectors

USB, phones, setup mic
HDMI, phones, setup mic

Multi channel preamp output

Video features

HDR (High Dynamic Range)

HDR10
HDR10

4K signal pass-through

4K/120Hz
4K/60Hz

8K signal pass-through

8K/60Hz

HDMI signal pass-through

3D signal pass-through

HDMI pass-through in standby mode

Video conversion

Analog to HDMI scaling

HDMI to HDMI scaling

Dolby Vision

Other video features

x.v.Color, HLG, BT.2020
HLG, BT.2020

Additional features

Voice control

Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri

App control

iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android
iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android

Display

colour OSD
fluorescent

Tuner

FM
AM, FM

Sleep timer

Auto power off

ECO mode

Graphical user interface (GUI)

Setup assistant

Firmware update

network, USB
network, USB

Other additional features

App Control
IP Control

Multi-room

Multi-room zones

has not
2

Zone audio output

has not
speaker, preout

Zone HDMI output

has not

Multi-room control

MusicCast
FlareConnect

RS-232

0
1

Remote control input/output (IR)

0/0
1/0

DC trigger output (12V)

0
1

Multichannel surround

Dolby Atmos

Dolby TrueHD

Dolby Surround

Dolby (other)

Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Digital Plus

DTS:X

DTS HD Master

DTS Virtual:X

DTS Neural:X

DTS (other)

DTS 96/24, DTS-HD, DTS-EXPRESS
has not

Auro-3D

IMAX Enhanced

Multichannel stereo

Audio file formats

MP3

WMA

AAC

WAV

FLAC

ALAC

Other audio file formats

AIFF, DSD
AIFF

Power

Operational power consumption, W

260
650

Standby consumption, W

0.1
0.15

Removable power cord

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

43.1 x 15.2 x 35.5/17.1 x 6.7 x 14.8
43.5 x 20.1 x 39.5/17 x 7.8 x 15.4

Weight, kg/lbs

8.6/19.4
17/37.4

Other

Release year

2020
2017
Yamaha RX-V4A
Onkyo TX-RZ820
Yamaha RX-V4A
Onkyo TX-RZ820

AV receivers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.5
  • 7.7
  • 6.5Yamaha RX-V4A
  • 7.7Onkyo TX-RZ820

The Onkyo TX-RZ820 is better receiver in this comparison - check Onkyo TX-RZ820 price.