Yamaha's YHT-897BL 5.1 Channel Home Theater in a Box System offers a receiver / player with digital surround sound, seamless functionality and wide connectivity including one HDMI output, at a price that makes a movie theater-like experience available to any budget.
The YHT-897BL system offers four satellite speakers with a low-profile center channel and a powered sub-woofer. 5.1 channel surround sound audio processing and multi-channel Dolby Digital, Dolby TrueHD, DTS Audio Decoding creates a wider, more enveloping surround sound experience. The HDMI output upscales content to full 1080p.
Other features include expanded Apple connectivity with AirPlay and a versatile USB input for iPad compatibility. This system is also ready for the future with sophisticated technologies like 4k video pass-through, multi-language color OSD and 20% less power consumption with eco mode.
Lastly, this AV receiver lets you use the Yamaha AV controller app that is downloadable from the iTunes app store or Android market to control power on / off and volume, select input and DSP modes and operate other functions from an iPod, iPhone, iPad or Android phones. There is also a tablet version available.