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Yamaha RX-A550 Aventage AV Receiver
The new range of Yamaha Aventage AV Receivers as we have come to know and expect are designed to deliver the highest levels of audio performance for your home cinema setup, along with the solid build quality and reliability.
The RX-A550 is a 5.1 channel receiver which has been UK tuned by Yamaha and offers the latest features, including the latest in HDMI technology such as 4K Ultra HD Pass-through, HDMI 3D passthrough, HDMI Audio Return Channel (ARC), 6 HDMI inputs, 1 HDMI out (HDCP2.2 compatible for 4K content), HDMI CEC to support your other HDMI products.
As well as this the RX-A550 offers built in Bluetooth & Wi-Fi with wireless direct for easy network. With the built in Wi-Fi you enjoy network audio and music streaming services such as Internet Radio and Spotify AirPlay for Apple devices as well as the use of Yamaha's great AV Controller App. You can even stream you music from a PC/NAS drive direct to the receiver.
If you don't have a Wi-Fi router don't worry, Wireless Direct allows you to use the AV Controller App to link your devices to allow features such as streaming music direct from your smartphone or tablet including AirPlay etc. You can also use the AV Controller App to control the receiver.
The AV Controller App can be used to power on/off the system, volume controls, input selection, DSP modes, and more all from your iPhone/iPad or Android devices. You can customise the App interface to rename inputs and remove icons that you don't use to make for easier use.
Compatibility with many different audio formats is also a key feature of this receiver. Dolby True HD and DTS-HD Master Audio to ensure the best from your favourite Blu Ray movies, along with high resolution audio codec such as DSD/AIFF/FLAC/WAV/Apple Lossless, to ensure you can get the very best out of your music.
Amplifier Section Channel 5.1 Rated Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven) 115 W (6ohms, 0.9% THD) Rated Output Power (20Hz-20kHz, 2ch driven) 80 W (6ohms, 0.09% THD) Maximum Effective Output Power (1kHz, 1ch driven) (JEITA) 135 W (6ohms, 10% THD) Dynamic Power per Channel (8/6/4/2 ohms) - / 110 / 130 / 160 W Surround Sound Processing CINEMA DSP Yes (3D) DSP Programs 17 Virtual Presence Speaker Yes SILENT CINEMA / Virtual CINEMA DSP Yes (Virtual CINEMA FRONT) Dolby TrueHD Yes Dolby Digital Plus Yes DTS-HD Master Audio Yes Audio Features Compressed Music Enhancer Yes (incl. enhancer for Bluetooth) YPAO sound optimization Yes Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) Yes Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting Yes A.R.T. Wedge Yes Audio Delay Yes (0-500 ms) 192kHz/24-bit DACs for all channels Yes (Burr-Brown) Video Features 4K Ultra HD Pass-through Yes HDMI 3D passthrough Yes HDMI Audio Return Channel Yes Deep Color/x.v.Color/24Hz Refresh Rate /Auto Lip-Sync Yes Connectivity HDMI Input/Output 6 (HDMI4:HDCP2.2 compatible) / 1 (HDCP2. 2 compatible) HDMI CEC Yes USB Input iPod / iPhone, USB Memory, Portable Audio Player Network Port Yes Wi-Fi Yes (with Wireless Direct) AirPlay Yes Bluetooth Yes (SBC/AAC) Front AV Input USB / Mini Jack Digital Audio Input/Output: Optical 1 / 0 Digital Audio Input/Output: Coaxial 2 / 0 Analog Audio Input/Output 4 (front 1) / 0 Component Video Input/Output 2 / 1 Composite Video Input/Output 4 / 1 Preout Subwoofer Headphone Output 1 Tuner Section FM/AM Tuner Yes User Interface On-screen display Yes SCENE SCENE (4 sets) App Control Yes (iPhone / iPad / Android phone / tablet) Remote Control Unit Yes General Standby Power Consumption (IR only) ≤0.1W Auto Power Standby Yes ECO mode Yes Dimensions (W x H x D) 435 x 161 x 327 mm (with antenna up: 435 x 221 x 327 mm);
17-1/8” x 6-3/8” x 12-7/8” (with antenna up: 17-1/8” x 8-3/4” x 12-7/8”)
Weight 8.1 kg; 17.9 lbs.
Providing your item is in stock, the order is usually dispatched within 24 hours. Please remember that postage and packing is completely free for orders over £50*. Out of stock items will be dispatched as soon as they become available, out of stock items can take between 4 to 21 days for dispatch.
Deliveries usually take 1-3 working days. The majority of orders are sent via our couriers'; Interlink Express on a next-day-delivery service. Smaller, low value or light-weight items are normally posted using Royal Mail Recorded or Royal Mail Special Delivery.
Once your product has been dispatched, you will be notified via email and sent a unique consignment number, you can use this number at http://www.interlinkexpress.com to check the status of your delivery. If you have provided a mobile telephone number, Interlink's Predict service will notify you by text (and email) of a one-hour delivery window. If the window they suggest is inconvenient, you can change the date of delivery to a later one via text or email.
*We ship free of charge to mainland UK addresses, excluding the Scottish Highlands or 'Out-Of-Reach' Scottish locations. Please consult the post-codes below to see if your location falls within this category. If you are still unsure, please contact us on 01432 354921. We also ship to Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Scilly Isles, Scottish Isles and Scottish Highlands, however delivery to these locations will incur a charge and can only be sent via a 2-day service.
Shipping Costs Mainland UK (Next-Day) Offshore/Out-of-reach (2-day)Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Scottish Islands, Scilly Islands Republic of Ireland (2-day) Under £50 Orders £7.50 £12.50 £15.00 Over £50 Orders FREE £19.99 £29.99 Surcharge Orders £50.00 £69.99 £79.99 Saturday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A Saturday by 12 Delivery £35 N/A N/A
Post codes exempt from the free delivery service include:
Scottish Highlands Post Codes: AB30-38, AB41-42, AB44-56, FK17-99, G83, IV1-28, IV30-39, IV52-54, IV63, KW1-14, PA21-33, PA34-40, PH15-26, PH31-41, PH49-50
Islands Post Codes: HS1-9, IV40-51, IV55-56, KA27-28, KW15-17, PA20, PA41-49, PA60-78, PH42-44, ZE1-3
Northern Ireland: All BT postcodes
Channel Islands Post Codes: JE, GY
Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25
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