Yamaha RX-S601 Slimline 5.1-ch receiver with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and MusicCast

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  • Regular price $543.88



Power and Processing:
  • 5-channel amplifier
  • 60 watts per channel into 8 ohms (20-20,000 Hz) at 0.09% THD, with 2 channels driven
  • Dolby® and DTS® surround sound decoding
  • YPAO (Yamaha Parametric Room Acoustic Optimizer) for automatic speaker calibration and more precise surround sound (microphone included)
  • Cinema DSP modes add richness and depth to music and movie soundtracks
  • Adaptive Dynamic Range Control limits the volume level on sound effects and commercials for more discreet late-night listening
Digital Music Options:
  • built-in Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n, 2.4 GHz) for connection to your home network
    • Wireless Direct lets you stream music and control the player from a smartphone or tablet without a wireless home network
    • includes support for Pandora® Internet radio, and vTuner Internet radio
    • Spotify Connect lets you play Spotify's streaming music library through the receiver via your smartphone or tablet (requires Spotify app and a premium subscription)
  • built-in Bluetooth lets you wirelessly stream music from compatible devices
    • also sends audio wirelessly to Bluetooth-enabled speakers or headphones
  • Apple AirPlay for streaming music from an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch® or computer running iTunes
  • MusicCast wirelessly connects compatible Yamaha components for whole home audio
  • front-panel USB input for connecting an iPod®, iPhone, iPad, or thumb drive
    • direct digital connection for iPod or iPhone bypasses the device's digital-to-analog converter for better sound
  • plays high-resolution digital music files via USB storage device or a networked computer (PCM up to 24-bit/192kHz resolution; DSD up to 5.6 MHz .dsf files)
Multi-room Audio:
  • dual-room/dual-source output
  • powered stereo audio output for 2nd room (using powered 2nd-room output allows 3.1 home theater in main room)
  • optical/coaxial digital and HDMI audio sources cannot be output to Zone 2
Audio Performance Features:
  • 24-bit/192kHz Burr-Brown digital-to-analog converters for all channels
  • Extra Bass offers enhanced low-frequency response even with small speakers
  • Virtual Cinema Front simulates surround sound effects when five connected speakers are all placed in the front of the room
  • Ultra Low Jitter PLL circuitry reduces timing jitter from digital sources, for improved sound quality
  • Compressed Music Enhancer improves sound quality of MP3s and other digital music files
Connections:
  • HDMI version 2.0 audio/video switching: 6 in, 1 out
    • HDCP 2.2 technology ensures compatibility with 4K Ultra HD sources and TVs (HDMI 6 input and monitor output only)
  • composite video switching: 3 in, 1 out
  • digital audio inputs: 1 optical and 2 coaxial (supports 32kHz to 96kHz)
  • 3 pairs of stereo RCA audio inputs
  • front-panel minijack (3.5mm) for connecting a smartphone or portable music player
  • preamp output for a powered subwoofer
  • no phono input — to connect a turntable you'll need to add a  phono preamp
  • Ethernet port for network connection
  • front-panel USB port for audio playback from USB flash drives, hard disk drives, and portable music players
  • outputs for 5 speakers (Front L/R, Center, Surround L/R)
  • 1/4" headphone jack
General Features:
  • slim, compact design for more placement flexibility
  • free Yamaha AV Controller app lets you use your Apple or Android device as a Wi-Fi remote
  • 4K and 3D video pass-through
  • four SCENE presets for one-touch power-up, source selection and DSP recall
  • Audio Return Channel (ARC) function receives digital audio signals from a compatible HDTV's tuner or "smart" content via HDMI
  • HDMI standby pass-through allows HDMI switching without powering up receiver
  • AM/FM tuner
  • remote control
  • 17-1/8"W x 4-3/8"H x 13-1/16"D (6-15/16"H with Wi-Fi antenna up)
  • weight: 17.2 lbs.