Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A830 7.2-Channel Network AV Receiver

Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A830 7.2-Channel Network AV Receiver

Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A830 7.2-Channel Network AV Receiver

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Product Highlights

  • Supports up to 110W per Channel
  • MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link)
  • AV Controller App & AirPlay Streaming
  • Ethernet Jack & 8 HDMI Inputs
  • Burr Brown 192 kHz / 24-bit DACs
  • 4K Pass-Through & 4K Upscaling via HDMI
  • Front Panel USB Port for Mobile Devices
  • Digital iPod/iPhone/iPad Connection
  • Dolby TrueHD & DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Zone B 2.1-Channel Output for 2nd Room
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Yamaha RX-A830 overview

  • 1Description

The Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A830 7.2-Channel Network AV Receiver features a full discrete amp configuration that supports 7.2-channels of surround sound with 7-channels powered at up to 110W 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-A830 features eight HDMI inputs that support 4K pass-through, 4K upscaling, 3D pass-through and CEC functionality. There are two HDMI outputs as well, which support simultaneous Zone A/B output. The system also provides AirPlay streaming with the AV Controller app, as well MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) for sending up to Full HD 1080p video and 7.1-channel audio through the receiver to a compatible HDTV.

The RX-A830 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 Ethernet jack and a front panel USB port where you can connect 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 in multiple languages on the front panel display as well. And, the RX-A830 supports charging of your iPod, iPhone or iPad via USB - even when the receiver is off. When using the AV Controller app, you can easily operate various functions from your iPod, iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device.

Yamaha equipped the RX-A830 with two additional channels of audio and an extra subwoofer output. This 2.1-channel setup can be used for Zone 2 output of your audio signal into a second room, while still leaving the main unit 5.1-channel surround sound. The system 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-A830 features a compressed music enhancer as well, which improves the sound quality of MP3 files and other compressed music files. Plus, the receiver affords YPAO R.S.C. sound optimization for automatic speaker setup and DSP Effect Normalization. There are also multiple SCENE buttons. And, it even features an Eco-mode for energy conservation. The system works with optional Wi-Fi or Bluetooth adapters as well.

Audio Features

Supports 7.2-channel connectivity with 7-channels powered
7-channel powered surround sound with 110W per channel (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 2 ch driven) or front L/R 100W per channel (8 ohms, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.09 % THD, 2 ch driven)
Supported HD audio decoding formats include Dolby TrueHD, DTS-HD Master Audio, Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
Extra 5th foot with Anti-Resonance Technology (A.R.T. Wedge) to reduce vibration from a variety of sources including the power transformer, power transistors, heat sinks and speakers
Aluminum front panel offers visual and aural benefits
Full discrete amp configuration
Selected high quality parts to achieve optimum audio performance
Pure Direct for pure Hi-Fi sound quality
Burr Brown 192 kHz / 24-bit DACs for all channels
Low jitter PLL circuitry helps optimize sound imaging
Assignable amplifiers for front speaker bi-amp connection
Detachable power cable for easier installation (also allows cable upgrade)
Intelligent assignable amplifiers for surround back, front presence or Zone 2 speakers
Banana-plug compatible binding post speaker terminal for Zone 2 / presence channels
FLAC or WAV 192 kHz / 24-bit audio playback

Video Features

Supports 4K pass-through for next-generation super high resolution images
4K / Full HD 1080p video upscaling from analog and HDMI inputs
HDMI (7 rear inputs, 1 front input, 2 outputs) 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
High quality video processing with multi-cadence (including 3-2 pull-down) detection, precise motion adaptive deinterlacing and edge adaptive deinterlacing

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 device
Access to streaming services including Pandora and Rhapsody, Internet Radio including vTuner (MP3, WMA), and music files on your 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 devices and supports versatile control from AV receiver remote control
MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) supports Full HD 1080p video and 7.1-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 in English and Western European languages
Advanced multi-language GUI on-screen display with album art supports English, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Italian, Japanese and Chinese languages
YPAO R.S.C. (Reflected Sound Control) analyzes room acoustics, then precisely calibrates audio parameters to match the acoustics of the room for optimum sound. It also corrects the negative effects of reflected sounds
HDMI front panel input for devices such as camcorders and digital cameras
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 - 500 ms)
Preset remote unit
Background video feature (for tuner and network sources)
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
Dialogue Lift ensures that dialogue comes from the center of the screen
Virtual Dialogue Lift supported even without use of front presence speakers
Dialogue Level Adjustment provides proper sound balance between dialogue and vocals
Virtual presence speaker function for CINEMA DSP 3D surround without front presence speakers
Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) and adaptive DSP level
SILENT CINEMA and Virtual CINEMA DSP with 7.1-channel surround sound
Two subwoofer outputs (simultaneous outputs)

Versatile Zone Control

HDMI Zone B for audio/video streaming to another room (same content as main room)
Zone 2 on/off and control on front panel
Zone max volume and initial volume setting
Party mode
Remote input and output
Programmable +12V trigger output
RS-232C interface

Eco-Friendly Design

Eco-mode operation uses about 20% less power consumption (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 0.1W
In the Box
Yamaha AVENTAGE RX-A830 7.2-Channel Network AV Receiver
  • Remote Control
  • YPAO Sound Optimizer
  • AC Power Cord
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    Yamaha RX-A830 specs

    Audio Section
    Channels 7.2 (7-channels powered with two subwoofer outputs)
    DAC Type 192 kHz / 24-bit Burr Brown DACs (for all powered channels)
    Rated Power Output Front L/R: 110 W + 110 W (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 2 ch driven)
    Front L/R: 100 W + 100 W (8 ohms, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.09 % THD, 2 ch driven)
    Center: 110 W (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 2 ch driven)
    Surround L/R: 110 W + 110 W (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 2 ch driven)
    Surround Back L/R: 110 W + 110 W (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9 % THD, 2 ch driven)
    Dynamic Power Front L/R (8 ohms): 140 W
    Front L/R (6 ohms): 180 W
    Front L/R (4 ohms): 210 W
    Front L/R (2 ohms): 250 W
    Audio Delay 0 - 500 ms (for adjusting Lip-Sync)
    Inputs & Outputs
    Inputs HDMI (audio input assignable for rear ports; front HDMI is MHL compatible) x 8
    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 5
    Component video (audio input assignable) x 2
    Composite video x 5
    Remote x 1
    Outputs HDMI x 2 (simultaneous)
    Analog audio x 1
    Analog AV x 1
    Pre-out x 7.2-channels
    Component video monitor x 1
    Composite monitor x 1
    Composite AV x 1
    Speaker jacks (without subwoofer) x 7 channels / 9 terminals (extra terminals for Zone 2)
    Subwoofer jack x 2 (mono)
    Headphone jack x 1
    DC out x 1 (for optional accessories)
    Zone 2 audio out x 1
    Remote out x 1
    +12 V / 0.1 A trigger out x 1
    Control RS-232C x 1
    Standby Power Consumption 0.1 W (HDMI control off / standby through off)
    3 W (HDMI control on / standby through on)
    3 W (network standby through on)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 17.1 x 6.7 x 14.5" (435 x 171 x 369 mm)
    Weight 23.2 lb (10.5 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 27.6 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 20.5 x 18.0 x 10.5"

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