Our take on the Yamaha R-N402
The Yamaha R-N402 was made to make your life easier. With simple and seamless device connectivity and a sophisticated design made for high resolution audio this receiver does the work so you don’t have to. Download music from the internet or sit back and enjoy your favorite streaming services as this is both a receiver and a network audio player.
Designed with Sophistication of High-Resolution and Multiroom Audio
Built for simple and seamless smart device connectivity through Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, the R-N402 MusicCast Hi-Fi Network Receiver is also designed with the sophistication of high-resolution and multiroom audio. Discover the possibility of multiroom audio through this MusicCast device and experience rich Hi-Fi sound in the comfort of your home.
Advanced circuit design with the natural sound concept
MusicCast wireless multiroom audio system
Two channels of 100W high-power output
Bluetooth, built-in Wi-Fi, and Wireless Direct for wireless music streaming
Bluetooth output for pairing R-N402 and other Bluetooth equipped products
AirPlay, Pandora, Rhapsody, Spotify, SiriusXM Internet Radio, and AV Controller app
Digital audio input for TV or Blu-ray Disc player
Front panel USB digital connection for USB flash drives
Screw-type speaker terminals, speaker selector, and speaker terminals
DSD 5.6 MHz, FLAC / WAV / AIFF 192 kHz / 24-bit, Apple Lossless 96 kHz / 24-bit playback
40 station FM / AM preset tuning, 40 network station preset tuning
Auto Power Standby
Speaker selector and speaker terminals for two systems
Simple yet sophisticated design
Every Music Source
The R-N402 is a receiver and network audio player in a single unit. You can use it to easily play audio sources downloaded from the Internet and stored on a PC or NAS system, or you can enjoy streaming music services and Internet radio (with vTuner). Moreover, the MusicCast app allows you to enjoy your favorite tunes on a smartphone or tablet via wireless connection.
MusicCast makes it easy to bring music to every room in your home wirelessly. Start with a single MusicCast wireless speaker. Add more speakers throughout the house, or add a MusicCast capable receiver in your main entertainment area for the ultimate home theater experience.
All Your Content
MusicCast allows you to access your digital music library, streaming music services, Internet radio, and Bluetooth wireless technology sources.
Control at Your Fingertips
The free MusicCast controller app puts control of your wireless system in the palm of your hand. Use the MusicCast Controller app to operate the system and change settings, select your sources, and control music playback.
Bluetooth to Streaming Music Services
The network receiver is equipped with Bluetooth functionality to let you enjoy easy wireless music playback from smartphones and other devices. The Compressed Music Enhancer from Yamaha is now optimized for Bluetooth audio transmissions to ensure that your music will have vivid, lively sound quality during wireless playback.
Equipped with the latest Bluetooth technology, this receiver makes wireless operation more convenient than ever. Stream music from the receiver to Bluetooth headphones, for private listening, or to a Bluetooth speaker.
The AV receiver supports AirPlay, which means it can accept wireless music streaming from iPod touch, iPhone, or iPad, as well as from iTunes on a Mac or PC. This makes it easy to enjoy music from your mobile devices or computer on your home theater system. You can also view metadata such as song title and artist's name as well as album art via the on-screen display of the AV receiver.
Front Panel USB Digital Connection
The R-N402 provides a USB port on the front panel for quick connection of USB flash drives. You have instant access to all of your stored music, and the digital connection ensures that you hear it with the highest possible sound quality.
Many live and classical albums have no gaps in the music. Gapless playback ensures that there are no pauses between audio files. This provides playback with no interruptions, the way it was meant to be heard. Compatible with WAV, FLAC, AIFF, and ALAC file formats, and input from USB / DLNA / DMP.
Digital Audio Input
The R-N402 is equipped for digital audio input with both audio and coaxial terminals. The optical is for receiving audio from a TV and the coaxial is for receiving audio from a Blu-ray Disc player. The audio stays in the digital domain, giving you pure, pristine, dynamic sound for all your entertainment sources, from sports and other programs to movies and concerts.
With a beautifully simple and unique design inherited directly from Yamaha Hi-Fi audio components, the R-N402 also boasts an easy-to-operate button layout. The aluminum front panel has a richly textured brushed aluminum black finish. The control knobs are also of the same premium construction as used on our flagship models. Everything about the R-N402, inside and out, demonstrates Yamaha's commitment to superior design and operability.
Station Presets Tuning
Behold set presets for up to 40 favorite FM and AM stations and 40 network stations via the MusicCast app. Auto preset lets you automatically search for and register FM stations. Frequencies appear on the display so when you want to listen to a new station, you can quickly and easily dial it in.
This receiver is equipped with speaker terminals for two systems. The speaker selector makes it easy to switch between outputs, allowing you to hear sound from one speaker system (A or B) or both (A + B).
Go green. The power management function automatically switches to standby mode. It can be set to two, four, eight, or twelve hours, or turned off completely. Power consumption during standby is only 0.5W, resulting in great energy savings.
This AV receiver is compatible with many audio formats, including high-resolution audio codecs such as DSD, AIFF, FLAC, WAV, Apple Lossless. You will enjoy the excellent sound quality of these various high-resolution audio codecs from the USB input on the front panel or from network connected devices. The receiver uses a Burr-Brown 192kHz / 24-bit DAC that has a firmly established reputation for quality.
- DLNA: Version 1.5
- File format: MP3, WMA, MPEG-4 AAC, WAV, FLAC, FLAC, AIFF, ALAC, DSD
- Wi-Fi: Yes (with wireless direct)
- AirPlay: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes (SBC/AAC)
- MusicCast: Yes
- Minimum RMS output power: 100W + 100W (8 ohms, 40Hz - 20kHz, 0.2% THD)
- Maximum power (4 ohms, 1kHz, 07.% THD, for Europe): 115W + 115W
- Maximum power (8 ohms, 1kHz, 10% THD): 140W + 140W
- High dynamic power/channel (8/6/4/2 ohms): 125/150/165/180W
- Frequency response: 0 ± 0.5dB /0 ± 3.0dB
- Signal-to-noise ratio (CD): 100dB (input shorted, 500mV)
- Audio in/out: 6/1
- USB input: Yes
- Ethernet: Yes
- Headphone out: Yes
- FM 50dB quieting sensitivity (lHF, 1kHz, 100% Mod., Mono): 3 µV (20.8 dBf)
- FM signal-to-noise ratio (mono/stereo): 71dB/70dB
- Standby power consumption: 0.1W (network standby mode on/Wi-Fi connection; 1.9W)
- Dimensions (W x H x D): 17 1/8” x 5 1/2” x 13 3/8” (with antenna up: 17 1/8” x 7 7/8” x 13 3/8”)
- Weight: 16 lbs.
What's in the Box
What's in the Box:
- R-N402 MusicCast Hi-Fi Network Receiver