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Yamaha RX-V679 AV Receiver Details

7.2-channel network AV receiver featuring 4K Ultra HD video compatibility with HDCP 2.2 along with advanced multi-zone speaker configurations powered by high quality discrete amp circuitry. Conveniently access music wirelessly with Bluetooth® from your mobile devices or utilize Wi-Fi to stream online music services and high-resolution audio files.
  • Bluetooth® for wireless music streaming and Compressed Music Enhancer for Bluetooth
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Wireless Direct
  • AirPlay®, Pandora®, Rhapsody®, Spotify®, SiriusXM™ music streaming service and AV Controller App
  • DSD 2.8 MHz / 5.6 MHz, FLAC / WAV / AIFF 192 kHz / 24-bit, Apple® Lossless 96 kHz / 24-bit playback
  • YPAO™ - Reflected Sound Control for automatic speaker setup
  • YPAO™ Volume to ensure natural sounds even at low volume
  • Virtual Surround Back Speaker for playing 7.2-channel content with a 5.1-channel system
  • Zone 2 audio with Party Mode
  • Dialogue Lift and Dialogue Volume
  • 4K 60p Pass-through

Yamaha RX-V679 AV Receiver Specifications

Amplifier Section:

Channel : 7.2
Rated Output Power (1kHz, 2ch driven) : 105 W (8 ohms, 0.9% THD)
Rated Output Power (20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven) : 90 W (8 ohms, 0.06% THD)
Maximum Effective Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven) (JEITA) : 150 W (8 ohms, 10% THD)
Dynamic Power per Channel (8/6/4/2 ohms) : 125 / 165 / 190 / 235 W

Surround Sound Processing:

DSP Programs : 17
Dialog Level Adjustment : Yes
Virtual Presence Speaker : Yes
Virtual Surround Back Speaker : Yes
Dialogue Lift : Yes (no presence speakers required)
Dolby TrueHD : Yes
Dolby Digital Plus : Yes
Dolby Pro Logic IIx : Yes
DTS-HD Master Audio : Yes

Audio Features:

Pure Direct : Yes (with video on mode)
Compressed Music Enhancer : Yes (including for Bluetooth®)
YPAO sound optimization : Yes (R.S.C.)
YPAO Volume : Yes
Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) : Yes
Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting : Yes
Bi-amp capability : Yes
Audio Delay : Yes (0-500 ms)
192kHz/24-bit DACs for all channels : Yes (Burr-Brown)

Video Features:

4K Ultra HD Pass-through and upscaling : Yes (4K 60p 4:4:4)
HDMI 3D pass-through : Yes
HDMI Audio Return Channel : Yes
HDMI upscaling : Yes (Analog to HDMI, HDMI to HDMI)
Deep Color/x.v.Color/24Hz Refresh Rate/Auto Lip-Sync : Yes

Extensive Connection:

HDMI Input/Output : 6 in / 1 out (HDCP 2.2: 3 in / 1 out)
HDMI CEC : Yes (SCENE, Device Control)
USB Input : iPod® / iPhone®, USB Memory, portable audio player
Network Port : Yes


Wi-Fi : Yes (with Wireless Direct)
AirPlay : Yes
Bluetooth : Yes (AAC)

Extensive Connection:

Front AV Input : HDMI / USB
Digital Audio Input/Output (Optical) : 2 / 0
Digital Audio Input/Output (Coaxial) : 2 / 0
Analog Audio Input/Output : 4 / 0
Component Video Input/Output : 2 / 1
Composite Video Input/Output : 4 / 1
Preout : Subwoofer (2 x mono)
Headphone Output : 1

Tuner Section:

FM/AM Tuner : Yes

User Interface:

On-screen display : Graphical User Interface
SCENE : SCENE (4 sets)
App Control : Yes (iPhone® / iPad® / Android™ phone / tablet)
Web Browser Control : Yes
Remote Control Unit : Yes

Zone Control:

Zone 2 Audio Output : Line output
Powered Zone : Zone 2
+12V Trigger Output : 1
Remote (IR) Input/Output : 1 / 1


Standby Power Consumption (IR only) : <0.1 W
Auto Power Standby : Yes
ECO mode : Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D) : 17-1/8" x 6-3/4" x 14-7/8" (17-1/8" x 9-1/4" x 14-7/8" with antenna up)
Weight : 22.1 lbs

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