In this, the Yamaha RX-V683BL review will be considered a full-featured receiver that offers all the features needed to create a home theater with an average budget.
The receiver has a power of 90 W/channel at 8 Ohm impedance. The device can work in 7.1 and 5.1.2 modes. The RX-V683 also supports playback of 4K HDR video at 60 FPS, including HDR10, Dolby Vision, and Hybrid Log-Gamma for HDR broadcasting. There are also surround sound formats Dolby Atmos and DTS: X in Yamaha RX-V683BL specs.
The design is simple for devices in this price range. The front panel consists of a combination of glossy and matte materials. At the top are a small display and a number of function buttons. A little lower are the control buttons and knob. The receiver uses discrete elements and a PLL to provide a low jitter level and achieve the exceptionally clear sound.
For data exchange with external devices, there is a complete set of wireless interfaces. Bluetooth is the easiest way to stream wirelessly. MusicCast support allows users to use many other Wi-Fi transfer methods, including Apple AirPlay, Internet radio, streaming apps like Deezer and Tidal, as well as Spotify Connect. MusicCast reveals its full potential only when connecting wireless speakers.
The Yamaha RX-V683 is easy to configure thanks to YPAO's own, built-in automatic tune system. The receiver can be connected to a TV through an ARC HDMI. YPAO automatically determines the size of the speakers and sets the optimal frequency. Also, users can configure Yamaha RX-V683 using the buttons on the front panel. Built-in many ways to adjust the sound using different modes.