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Yamaha HTR-6240BL 5.1-Channel Digital Home Theater Receiver (Black)

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Product Highlights
  • 4x HDMI Switching with CEC Control
  • 1080p/24Hz Deep Color Pass-Through
  • Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD
  • iPod and Bluetooth Audio Capability
  • Burr-Brown 24-Bit Audio Processing
  • 525W RMS
  • (17) Cinema DSP Programs
  • YPAO Sound Optimization
  • Silent Cinema
  • 4-SCENE Buttons

With exquisite HD surround sound reproduction and HD 1080p Deep Color processing, the Yamaha HTR-6240 5.1-Channel Digital Home Theater Receiver will blow you away with 525W of power. In the convenience of your own home, you can finally watch your favorite movies come alive with (4) HDMI inputs with 1080p/24Hz x.v.Color HD pass-through technology, (2) component video inputs, and optical/coaxial digital audio inputs. It features connectivity to your iPod and Bluetooth (A2DP) audio devices with optional docking stations. Yamaha uses advanced Cinema DSP digital technology with Burr Brown 192KHz/24-bit DAC processing to create independent sound fields that fill the room with a surreal surround sound experience.

Moreover, the HTR-6240 presents superb HD audio functionality that will be hard to match at this price point. It features built-in Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, DTS-HD Master Audio and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio decoders. Exclusives like Silent Cinema, YPAO Sound Optimization, and Compressed Music Enhancer offer the cleanest signal on the market.

With (4) Advanced SCENE buttons, HDMI CEC control, AM/FM tuner, rear surround pre-amp outputs, front-panel mini-jack input, and connectivity to virtually any A/V source you can imagine, your entertainment choices are endless with Yamaha's HTR-6240.

HDMI x4 1080p/24Hz Deep Color Inputs
If you're looking to pump high-definition DVD playback into your HD displays or projectors, this unit fits the bill. It utilizes a high-bandwidth processor capable of transferring 720p, 1080i, and 1080p/24Hz x.v.Color HD and Deep Color video signals through the HDMI output. HDMI supports standard, enhanced, or high-definition video, plus multi-channel digital audio on a single cable.

The HTR-6240 is compatible with the following video signals: 480i/60Hz, 576i/50Hz, 480p/60Hz, 576p/50Hz, 720p/60Hz/50Hz, 1080i/60Hz/50Hz, and 1080p/60Hz/50Hz/24Hz.

Exceptional Digital Audio Decoding
It uses specific Dolby Digital/DTS codecs and Cinema DSP Digital to reproduce an enveloping surround-sound experience. The unit decodes Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, DTS, DTS 96/24, DTS-ES Discrete/Matrix 6.1, and DTS Neo:6. It also decodes the following HD audio formats: Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, and DTS-HD Master Audio.

The dynamic range of this receiver is so well balanced and matched that the center, front and rear channels blend seamlessly.

DTS-HD Master Audio and High-Resolution Audio
This powerful receiver is Blu-ray audio compliant; it offers both DTS-HD Master Audio and High-Resolution technologies. DTS-HD Master Audio supports bitrates up to 24.5Mbps, 7.1 discrete channels of 96KHz/24-bit audio, and is ideal for HDMI version 1.3 cables. This technology reproduces true-to-life audio the way the director intended. DTS-HD High-Resolution Audio also offers 7.1 discrete channels of 96KHz/24-bit audio, but only supports bitrates up to 6Mbps.
iPod and Bluetooth Audio Compatible
Through Yamaha's Universal iPod Dock option (YDS-11), your iPod effectively becomes another Yamaha component flowing through the HTR-6240. Its front-panel on-screen display illuminates iPod music titles in both English and Western European languages. Also, it's compatible with Bluetooth audio devices when used with an optional (YBA-10) dock.
Advanced Cinema DSP Processing
Cinema DSP offers digital surround sound without using surround speakers, which comes in handy in custom installations where your room does not have surround-sound speakers. This receiver offers up to 17 Cinema DSP programs. With dialogue, music and effects that are situated within Cinema DSP's separate sound fields you will hear sound with smooth movement, exceptional tonal clarity and richness.
Burr-Brown 24-bit Audio Processing
Yamaha's Burr-Brown 196KHz/24-bit digital-to-analog converter is the backbone to the receiver's exceptional multi-channel audio conversion. By executing an accurate sound-field reproduction and reducing analog noise in the signal path, it's capable of reproducing an enveloping audio signal that is unsurpassed.
YPAO Automatic System Calibration
It features a built-in metering system called YPAO. This advanced processing technology uses a small optimizer microphone (included) to analyze room acoustics for the proper balance of your surround sound speakers.
Compressed Music Enhancer
With the Compressed Music Enhancer, highs and especially lows are richer and smoother, bringing music back to life to be as close to the original as possible.
Silent Cinema
The HTR-6240 features Silent Cinema audio processing, which enables you to engage the full surround-sound experience through a pair of headsets.
Advanced SCENE Buttons
Four SCENE buttons make operating the receiver easier than ever. They are initially set to default settings for Blu-ray/DVD Viewing, Disc Listening, TV Viewing and Radio Listening. Pressing a SCENE button automatically launches a number of operations that initiate play of the source controlled by that button.
High-Performance Inputs
With playback specifications that meet the standards of professionals, it features (2) component video inputs for high-resolution low-distortion video playback, and (2) coaxial/optical digital audio inputs for high quality audio reproduction.
Front-Panel Mini Input for Portables
It offers a front-panel mini jack input, for accessible connectivity for your iPod, MP3 or other portable audio devices.
Built-In AM/FM Tuner
Enjoy your favorite radio broadcasts with surround sound processing, with the built-in AM/FM wide-band tuner.
Full-Feature Remote Control
Included is a full-feature remote control, capable of executing every command on the HTR-6240; in addition, it offers it easily accessible SCENE buttons and iPod control.
Amplifier
Stereo RMS Power 105W per channel x 2
Surround RMS Power 105W per channel x 5, into 8 ohms
No. of Channels 5.1
Audio Processing
Dolby Digital Yes
Dolby Digital EX Yes
Dolby Digital Plus Yes
Dolby TrueHD Yes
Dolby Pro Logic II Yes
DTS Yes
DTS ES Yes
DTS Neo:6 Yes
DTS-HD Yes, Master Audio and High Resolution
THX Surround EX No
THX Certified No
Convenience
Speaker Selector No
Multi Room/Source No
AM/FM Tuner Yes, with 40 Presets
FM Sensitivity Not Specified By Manufacturer
Remote Control Yes
Input Optical Digital Audio: - x2
Coaxial Digital Audio: - RCA x2
Analog Audio: - RCA x2 (Sets)
Composite A/V: - RCA x3 (Sets)
Composite Video: - RCA x2
Component Video: - RCA x2 (Sets)
HDMI (ver. 1.3): - x4
FM Antenna: - Coaxial x1
AM Loop Antenna: - x1
Output Analog Audio: - RCA x1 (Set)
Composite A/V:
- RCA x1 (Set)
Composite Video: - RCA x1
Component Video: - RCA x1 (Set)
HDMI (ver. 1.3): - x1
Subwoofer: - RCA x1
Pre-Amp: - RCA x1 (Set)
Headphone: - 1/4" Phone Plug
Speaker: - Spring Clip x3 (Sets)/Binding Post x2 (Sets)
Other Ports iPod Docking Port, Bluetooth Docking Port, AUX Input: Mini-Jack (Front-Panel)
Video Input Conversion No
HDMI Pass-Through Yes, 1080p
General
Power Requirements 120VAC, 60Hz
Power Consumption 280W
Dimensions (WxHxD) 17.2 x 6 x 14.3" (436.8 x 152.4 x 363.2mm)
Weight 18.5 lbs (8.3kg)
Color Black
Yamaha HTR-6240BL 5.1-Channel Digital Home Theater Receiver (Black)
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