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Yamaha RX-V475BL 5.1-Channel Network AV Receiver

B&H # YARXV475BL Mfr # RX-V475BL

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This item has been discontinued by the manufacturer and is no longer available.

Product Highlights
  • Supports up to 115W per Channel
  • MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link)
  • AV Controller App & AirPlay Streaming
  • Burr Brown 192 kHz / 24-bit DACs
  • 4K Pass-Through via HDMI Connectivity
  • Front Panel USB Port & Analog Audio Jack
  • Digital iPod/iPhone/iPad Connection
  • Dolby TrueHD & DTS-HD Master Audio
  • YPAO Sound Optimization & SCENE Buttons
  • AM/FM Radio with 40-Station Presets

The Yamaha RX-V475BL 5.1-Channel Network AV Receiver features a full discrete amp configuration that supports 5.1-channels of surround sound with up to 115W of power per channel. It's compatible with both Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD audio decoding. Plus, all channels are equipped with 192 kHz / 24-bit Burr Brown DACs, as well as low jitter PLL circuitry for optimized sound imaging. The RX-V475BL features five HDMI inputs and an HDMI output that support 4K pass-through, 3D pass-through and CEC functionality. It also provides AirPlay streaming with the AV Controller app, as well MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) support.

The RX-V475BL has a variety of other connectivity options. There are multiple analog video and audio connections, as well as dual optical and coaxial digital audio inputs. There is also a network RJ-45 jack and a front panel USB port where you can hook-up your iPod, iPhone, iPad USB thumb drive or other USB-equipped digital music player. The USB port will display your iPod, iPhone and iPad song titles on the front panel display as well. And, the RX-V475BL supports charging of your iPod, iPhone or iPad via USB - even when the receiver is off.

Yamaha equipped the RX-V475BL with AM/FM radio and 40-station presets. It also supports FLAC or WAV 192 kHz / 24-bit audio playback, as well as HDMI CEC for control and powering up of compatible TVs and Blu-ray disc players. The RX-V475BL features a compressed music enhancer as well, which improves the sound quality of MP3 files and other compressed music files. The receiver has SILENT CINEMA and virtual CINEMA DSP modes. Plus, it affords YPAO sound optimization for automatic speaker setup. There are also multiple SCENE buttons. And, it even features an Eco-mode for energy conservation.

Audio Features

5.1-channel powerful surround sound with 115W per channel (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 1 ch driven) or 80W per channel (8 ohms, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.09 % THD, 2 ch driven)
Full discrete amp configuration
Supported HD audio decoding formats include Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
Burr Brown 192 kHz / 24-bit DACs for all channels
Direct Mode for high quality sound reproduction
Low jitter PLL circuitry helps optimize sound imaging
FLAC or WAV 192 kHz / 24-bit audio playback

Video Features

Supports 4K pass-through for next-generation super high resolution images
HDMI (5 inputs / 1 output) with 3D and audio return channel (ARC)
Supports Deep Color (30/36-bit), x.v.Color, 24 Hz refresh rate and Auto Lip-Sync compensation

Network Functions

AirPlay allows music streaming from Mac, PC, iPod, iPhone and iPad
AV Controller app for operating various functions from an iPod, iPhone, iPad or Android mobile devices
Access to streaming services (Pandora) and music files on PC/NAS including WAV, MP3, WMA, AAC and FLAC
DLNA 1.5 certified

Advanced Features

Equipped with quick and simple to use SCENE buttons with direct power on function for BD/DVD, TV, Net and radio
HDMI CEC powers up compatible TVs and Blu-ray disc players
MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) supports Full HD 1080p video and multi-channel audio from MHL-compatible mobile phones and portable devices. It also charges the connected devices
Front panel USB digital connection for iPod, iPhone, iPad, USB thumb drives and other USB audio devices
Supports charging of iPod, iPhone and iPad via USB even when AV receiver is off
iPod, iPhone and iPad song titles displayed on the front panel
Multi-language color OSD for improved visibility
HDMI CEC with versatile control from AV receiver remote control
YPAO sound optimization for automatic speaker setup
Audio input assign capability for HDMI and component video input
Ability to change HDMI input while in standby through mode
Audio delay for adjusting Lip-Sync feature (0 - 250 ms)
40-station preset tuning and auto preset tuning
Background video feature (for radio only)
DC out for optional accessories including the Yamaha YWA-10 Wi-Fi Adapter and YBA-11 Bluetooth Wireless Audio Receiver

Surround Realism

HD audio decoding with CINEMA DSP 3D (17 DSP programs)
Compressed music enhancer with CINEMA DSP
Virtual presence speaker function for CINEMA DSP 3D surround without front presence speakers
Adaptive DRC (dynamic range control) and adaptive DSP level

Eco-Friendly Design

Eco-mode operation uses about 20% less power (compared to Yamaha measurement of power consumption when Eco-mode is off)
Auto power standby function with variable time setting
Low standby power consumption of only 0.1W
Audio Section
Channels 5.1
DAC Type 192 kHz / 24-bit Burr Brown DACs (for all channels)
Rated Power Output Front L/R: 115 W + 115 W (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 1 ch driven)
Front L/R: 80 W + 80 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.09 % THD, 2 ch driven)
Center: 115 W (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 1 ch driven)
Surround L/R: 115 W + 115 W (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 1 ch driven)
Dynamic Power Front L/R (8 ohms): 110 W
Front L/R (6 ohms): 130 W
Front L/R (4 ohms): 160 W
Front L/R (2 ohms): 180 W
Audio Delay 0 - 250 ms (for adjusting Lip-Sync)
Inputs & Outputs
Inputs HDMI (audio input assignable; HDMI 5 is MHL compatible) x 5
Network (RJ-45) x 1
USB x 1
FM radio antenna x 1
AM radio antenna x 1
Optical digital x 2
Coaxial digital x 2
Analog audio x 4
Component video (audio input assignable) x 2
Composite video x 5
Audio mini-jack x 1
Outputs HDMI x 1
Analog audio x 1
Component video monitor x 1
Composite monitor x 1
Composite AV x 1
Speaker jacks (without subwoofer) x 5 channels
Subwoofer jack x 1
Headphone jack x 1
DC out x 1 (for optional accessories)
Standby Power Consumption 0.1 W (HDMI control off / standby through off)
1 W (HDMI control on / standby through on)
2 W (network standby through on)
Dimensions (WxHxD) 17.1 x 6.3 x 12.4" (435 x 161 x 315 mm)
Weight 17.9 lb (8.1 kg)
Yamaha RX-V475BL 5.1-Channel Network AV Receiver
  • Remote Control
  • Power Cord
  • YPAO Sound Optimizer
  • 2-Year Limited Warranty

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    YamahaRX-V475BL 5.1-Channel Network AV Receiver

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        great sounding

        By Catch22

        from Moorhead, MN

        About Me Movie Enthusiast, Practical

        Verified Buyer


        • Clear Sound
        • Easy To Set Up


          Best Uses

          • Movies
          • Surround Sound Solution

          Comments about Yamaha RX-V475BL 5.1-Channel Network AV Receiver:

          At a mid range price, offers all the sound and features you can want

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          Love it

          By Fulcrum

          from Los Angeles, CA

          About Me Movie Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer


          • Clear Sound
          • Easy To Set Up
          • Energy Efficient
          • Good Remote


            Best Uses

            • Living Room
            • Movies
            • Surround Sound Solution
            • Television Shows

            Comments about Yamaha RX-V475BL 5.1-Channel Network AV Receiver:

            Great sound system, easy to install, amazing sound!

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            Yamaha AV Receiver was a Great Choice

            By Shawn

            from Redondo Beach, CA

            About Me Practical, Tech Savvy

            Verified Buyer


            • Accurate Controls
            • Easy To Set Up
            • Good Remote Control
            • Great Sound Quality


              Best Uses

              • Home Theater

              Comments about Yamaha RX-V475BL 5.1-Channel Network AV Receiver:

              Spent a lot of time researching different products before selecting this receiver. I love the functionality of the receiver and the great iPad App that they have to control the receiver (need to purchase the wireless adapter for this). Very satisfied.

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