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Yamaha HTR-5990 Details

Top-Class Receiver with Many Impressive Features: HDMI Audio and Video Handling, Fully Analog Video Up-Conversion including onto HDMI, De-Interlacing (480p), XM Satellite Radio Ready, Multi-Room Custom Installation, CINEMA DSP and THX Select2

High Sound Quality

  • Upgraded Pure Direct for Higher Fidelity Sound Reproduction
  • 7-Channel 980W Powerful Surround Sound (140W x 7)
  • Digital ToP-ART and High Current Amplification
  • Burr-Brown 192 kHz/24-Bit DACs for All Channels
  • Assignable Amplifiers for Bi-Amp Connection

High Picture Quality

  • Fully Analog Video Up Conversion to HDMI and Component Video Output with TBC
  • De-Interlacing (480i to 480p)
  • Wide-Range Video Bandwidth (100MHz -3 dB)

Advanced Features

  • XM Satellite Radio Ready Tuner
  • 2 In/1 Out HDMI Interface for High Quality Digital Audio and Video Data Handling
  • Superior Zone Control with Main/Zone 2/Zone 3 Power Switches on Front Panel
  • RS-232C Terminal for Touch Panel Controller
  • On-Screen Display and Two-Line FL Display

Surround Realism

  • Quad-Field/Tri-Field CINEMA DSP and 19 Surround Programs with 5 THX Select2 Programs
  • Dolby Pro Logic IIx and DTS 96/24 Compatibility

Other HTR-5990 Features

  • Accurate Touch Volume Control
  • Low-Noise Discrete Power Supply for Preamp Stage
  • Analog-Digital Complete Individual Circuitry
  • Audio Delay for Adjusting Lip-Sync (0–240 ms)
  • Analog Mixdown
  • High Dynamic Power and Linear Damping
  • Digital Tone Controls
  • Wide-Range Audio Frequency Response for DVD-Audio/SA-CD Compatibility
  • Extended Remote Control Codes
  • Remote Terminal for Zone 2 and Zone 3
  • Dual +12V Trigger Outputs
  • Dialogue Lift for Enhanced Dialogue Sound
  • Selectable 9-Band Subwoofer Crossover
  • Subwoofer Phase Select
  • Wide-Range Video Bandwidth (100MHz -3dB)
  • Night Listening Enhancer ensures that all programs
    (including Dolby Pro Logic Iix) can be heard clearly at low volumes
  • Speaker A, B or A+B Selection, with Virtual
    CINEMA DSP Capability in Zone B
  • On-Screen Display and Two-Line FL Display
  • Direct-Access (Macro-Command, Learning and Preset Capable) Remote Control Unit with Macro-Command Buttons

Yamaha HTR-5990 Specifications

Channels 7
RMS Output Power (20Hz - 20kHz) 120W x 7
RMS Output Power (1kHz) 140W x 7
Total Power (20Hz - 20kHz) 840W
Dolby Digital EX/ Dolby Pro Logic IIx
DTS-ES Discrete 6.1
DTS 96/24 / DTS Neo:6
Pure Direct
iPod Compatibility  
Compressed Music Enhancer  
Neural Surround  
XM HD Surround  
SRS (Circle Surround II)  
THX Processing Select 2
HD Radio Tuner  
XM Satellite Radio Ready
HDMI (In/Out) (2 / 1)
i.Link (IEEE 1394)  
Component Video (In/Out) (3 / 1)
A/V Inputs (S-Video) 6 (All S-Video)
Digital Inputs/Outputs [O: Optical, C: Coaxial] (O: 5, C: 3 / O: 2)
Front A/V with Digital Input • (S-Video / Optical)
Front Mini Input for Portables  
Front USB Input For Flash Memory Drives  
LAN Terminal RJ-45 Network Connection  
D/A Conversion 192 kHz / 24 bit
Surround Programs 19
Night Listening Enhancer
DCDi Processing  
Time Base Corrector
HDMI Up Conversion • (Deinterlace 480p)
Component Video Up Conversion
S-Video Up Conversion
Dialogue Lift
YPAO (w/Optimizer Microphone)
On-Screen Display
Assignable Power Amp
Zone 2 Speaker Terminals
Zone 2 Output • (Audio Only)
Zone 3 Output • (Audio Only)
Zone Power Switching • Main/ Zone2 / Zone3 (Front Panel)
Zone Remote Control  
RS-232C Interface
+12V Trigger Output • (x 2)
IR Ports  
Receiver Manager Software  
Speaker A, B or A + B
Selectable Subwoofer Crossover
Multi-Channel Decoder Inputs 8-Channel
Pre-Out All Channels
Learning Remote Capability
Macro Command Capability
Product Dimensions (W x H x D) 17-1/8" x 6-3/4" x 16-11/16"
Product Weight (lbs.) 37
Shipping Dimensions (W X H X D) 21-5/8" x 11" x 20"
Shipping Weight (LBS) 40

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