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Yamaha RX-797 Stereo Receiver 
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CD/DVD Direct AmplificationXM Ready

Yamaha RX-797 Stereo Receiver Details

High Sound Quality

  • ToP-ART (Total Purity Audio Reproduction Technology)
  • Switchable CD Direct Amplification
  • Super Audio CD and DVD-Audio Ready with Extended Frequency Response
  • Linear Damping
  • High Dynamic Power, Low-Impedance Drive Capability

Advanced Features

  • XM Satellite Radio Ready
  • Multi-Zone Control Capability with Dedicated Zone Remote Unit
  • Preset Remote Unit for Main Zone
  • Continuously Variable Loudness Control
  • Subwoofer Out
  • Remote Controllable Motor-Driven Volume Control
  • RoHS Compliant

Other RX-797 Features

  • Pure Direct for Short and Direct Signal Path
  • Gold-Plated Input Terminals
  • Twin Heavy-Duty Aluminum-Extruded
    Heat Sinks for Efficient Heat Dissipation
  • All Electronic Parts are Exceptionally High
  • Logical Interior Layout for Low Distortion
    and Reduced Noise
  • Anti-Vibration, Anti-Resonance Chassis
  • Thick ART (Anti-Resonance & Tough)
  • Rec Out/Zone 2 Selector
  • Remote Controllable Motor-Driven Volume
  • Speaker A, B or A+B Selection
  • 40-Station AM/FM Random Access Preset
  • Auto FM Station Memory and Preset
    Editing (Auto Station Memory)
  • Preset Remote Control Unit

Yamaha RX-797 Stereo Receiver Reviews

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  I love my new receiver
4/29/2009 - Posted By Andy C. from Tucson
  • Clean Sound
  • Easy To Set Up
  • Good Power
Best Uses: Larger Rooms, Audiophiles  Bottom Line: Yes, I would recommend this to a friend  
Product Review: I am grateful to Frank for his helpful advise. Also , I am surprised with the bright sound. Was this review helpful to you? Yes/No
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Product Q & A

Hi, the status for this unit says "On Order". Do you know when they will be available? Thank you
Monday, January 23, 2012 11:07 AM
Answer by a Your Electronic Warehouse Expert
The Yamaha RX-797 Stereo receiver has actually been discontinued and has been replaced by the Yamaha RS-700 Natural Sound Stereo Receiver. We are currently our of stock of the Yamaha RS-700 and will be receiving a new shipment within 3-4 days. Hopefully this is the information you were looking for. Thank you for your question and if you have any further questions feel free to call our experts at 1-866-224-6171.
Monday, January 23, 2012 11:31 AM
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