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.