Yamaha R-N602 vs NAD C338

R-N602 vs C338 comparison chart

Overall
Yamaha R-N602
9.5
NAD C338
7
9
8
10
3

Yamaha R-N602 vs NAD C338 review

Yamaha R-N602
vs
NAD C338

Here we show you integrated amps comparison of Yamaha R-N602 vs NAD C338 based on specifications, reviews and ratings. Based on our rating, R-N602 has a total rating of 9.5 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for C338.

Advantages Yamaha R-N602 over NAD C338

  • Better signal-to-noise ratio: 100dB vs 98dB
  • Has speaker A and speaker B switch
  • Can be pure amplifier without any sound processing with Pure direct mode
  • Bass control
  • Treble control
  • Balance control
  • USB port

Advantages NAD C338 over Yamaha R-N602

  • Better Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) in stereo: 0.03% vs 0.04%

Common strengths

  • Bluetooth enabled
  • Optical digital inputs
  • Coaxial digital inputs
  • Moving Magnet (MM) Phono stage
  • Have a pre-out for sub
  • Built-in displays
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Rating 5 5
Yamaha R-N602

Feb 28, 2020

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Common

Product

Yamaha R-N602
NAD C338

Model

R-N602
C338

Brand

Yamaha
NAD

Reviews

49
12

Amplifier

Channels

2
2

Power output (RMS), W/Ohm

160/8, 210/4
80/8, 150/4, 210/2

Power output per channel, W/Ohm

80/8, 105/4
50/8

Output Impedance, Ohm

8,4
8,4,2

Frequency response

20Hz-20KHz
20Hz-20KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.04
0.03

Signal-to-noise ratio, dB

100
98

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

BurrBrown 192 KHz/24-bit

Speaker A/B switching

Pure direct mode

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

Control

Bass

Treble

Balance

Remote control

Extensive connection

Optical digital input/output

2/0
2/0

Coaxial digital input/output

2/0
2/0

Phono (MM) input

1
1

Subwoofer output

1
1

Headphone outputs

1
1

USB

1
0

Preamplifier outputs (pair)

0
0

Main inputs (pair)

0
0

Line level inputs (pair)

5
2

XLR inputs (pair)

0
0

Record outputs (pair)

0
0

DC trigger output (12V)

0
0

Remote control input/output (IR)

0/0
0/0

RS-232

0
0

Additional features

Auto power off

Built-in display

Power

Power consumption, W

190

Power consumption standby, W

0.1
0.5

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

43.4 x 14.9 x 39.1/17.1 x 5.9 x 15.4
43.5 x 7 x 28.5/17 x 2.7 x 11

Weight, kg/lbs

9.7/21.6
4.8/10.7

Other

Release year

2015
2020
Yamaha R-N602
NAD C338
Yamaha R-N602
NAD C338

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  • 9.5
  • 7
  • 9.5Yamaha R-N602
  • 7NAD C338