Yamaha RX-V481 5.1-Channel AV Receiver with WX-030 MusicCast Wireless Speaker

Model: WWS481WXB UPC: 612046998120 Item: 1525

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This Yamaha Receiver and Speaker Package includes:

  • 1 - RX-V481 5.1-Channel AV Receiver With WiFi/Bluetooth/MusicCast
  • 1 - WX-030 MusicCast Wireless Speaker


Yamaha RX-V481 5.1-Channel AV Receiver With WiFi/Bluetooth/MusicCast

Conveniently access music wirelessly from a mobile device with built-in Bluetooth and Wi-Fi. Stream online music services and high-resolution audio files for high-fidelity playback. Enjoy MusicCast, an easy way to deliver wireless multiroom audio playback, all controlled by a simple app. This 5.1-channel network AV receiver provides the latest 4K Ultra HD video technology for high-resolution video enjoyment in the years to come.


RX-V481 5.1-Channel AV Receiver Features:

Audio Features

  • 5-Channel powerful surround sound
  • 80 W per channel (8 ohms, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.09% THD, 2-ch driven)
  • 115 W per channel (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9% THD, 1-ch driven)
  • 145 W per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 10% THD, 1-ch driven)
  • HD Audio format decoding: Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Full discrete amp configuration
  • Burr-Brown 192 kHz / 24-bit DACs for all channels
  • Direct mode for high quality sound reproduction
  • Low jitter PLL circuitry helps optimize sound imaging
  • DSD 2.8 MHz / 5.6 MHz audio playback
  • FLAC or WAV 192 kHz / 24-bit audio playback
  • Apple Lossless audio playback
  • Compressed Music Enhancer for Bluetooth

Advanced Features

  • MusicCast for audio enjoyment in every room
  • Bluetooth for wireless music streaming (SBC / AAC)
  • Network functions
    • Wi-Fi built-in (802.11b/g/n)
    • Easy Wi-Fi setup: iOS Wi-Fi settings sharing, WPS, etc.
    • AirPlay allows music streaming from Mac, PC, iPod, iPhone, iPad
    • AV Controller App for operating various functions from iOS or Android smartphones and tablets
    • Internet radio (vTuner)
    • Streaming services Spotify, Pandora
    • Music files on PC / NAS: WAV, MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, Apple® Lossless, AIFF, DSD
    • DLNA 1.5 certified
  • Gapless playback compatibility allows play without interruption
  • Front panel USB digital connection for USB flash drives
  • Multilingual color OSD capable of displaying cover art (English, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Italian, Japanese and Chinese)
  • HDMI CEC with versatile control from AV receiver remote control
  • YPAO sound optimization for automatic speaker setup
  • Flexible audio / video input assignment
  • Ability to change HDMI input while in Standby Through mode
  • Audio delay for adjusting lip sync (0-500 ms)
  • 40-Station preset tuning / auto preset tuning
  • Background video feature (for radio, USB, Bluetooth, audio, network and auxiliary inputs)
  • Zone B speaker output provides 2-channel sound in a second room
  • SCENE buttons with direct power on (BD/DVD, TV, Net and Radio)
    • Quick and simple to use
  • HDMI CEC powers up compatible TVs and Blu-ray Disc players
  • Remote control features large buttons for ease of use

Eco-Friendly Design

  • ECO mode operation for about 20%* less power consumption
    • Compared to power consumption when ECO mode is off (Yamaha measurement)
  • Low standby power consumption of 0.1W
  • Auto Power Standby function with variable time setting

Surround Realism

  • HD Audio decoding with CINEMA DSP 3D (17 DSP programs)
  • Compressed Music Enhancer with CINEMA DSP
  • DSP Effect Normalization to optimize effect level
  • Virtual CINEMA FRONT provides surround sound without rear speakers
  • Dialogue Lift ensures that dialogue comes from the center of the screen
  • Dialogue Level Adjustment for proper sound balance with dialogue and vocals
  • Extra Bass enriches bass sound even with small speakers
  • Adaptive DRC (dynamic range control) and Adaptive DSP level
  • SILENT CINEMA to enjoy surround sound with headphones

Video Features

  • 4K Ultra HD pass-through for super high resolution images
  • HDMI (4 in / 1 out) with support with 4K/60p, 4:4:4, HDCP 2.2 (4 in / 1 out), HDR video and BT.2020 pass-through
  • HDMI CEC with versatile control
  • Deep Color (30 / 36-bit), x.v.Color, 24 Hz refresh rate and auto lip-sync



Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast Wireless Speaker

Bring music to every room in your home wirelessly using your existing Wi-Fi network. Start with a single MusicCast speaker and add more over time, or add other MusicCast products like AV receivers and sound bars. MusicCast expands to fit your needs, providing wireless multiroom audio playback controlled by a simple app.


Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast Wireless Speaker Highlights:

  • Exceptional sound clarity and deep, rich bass
  • Access to your music library, Pandora, Spotify, Rhapsody and more
  • Versatile connectivity – Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, AirPlay and Spotify Connect
  • MusicCast control app for Apple iOS and Android devices


Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast Wireless Speaker Features:


  • MusicCast makes it easy to bring music to every room in your home wirelessly. Whether you start with a single speaker or the ultimate home theater, MusicCast expands to fit your needs, providing wireless multiroom audio playback controlled by a simple app.

MusicCast App

  • Use the beautifully designed MusicCast app to take control of all MusicCast connected devices and easily access all of your content. Use the Link function to easily play the same song in different rooms simultaneously. For a fun and personal user experience, the MusicCast app allows you to customize your app home screen with pictures stored on your own handheld device.

Exceptional Sound Clarity and Deep, Rich Bass

  • The MusicCast wireless speaker provides exceptional sound clarity thanks to the two-way speaker design coupled with a large passive radiator that enables deep, rich bass to be produced from such a compact unit. The onboard music enhancer smooths out the stretched-out highs and muddled mids associated with over-compressed MP3 files. High-quality formats such as WAV, FLAC and ALAC are also fully supported.

All Your Content

  • MusicCast allows you to access your digital music library, streaming music services, Internet radio and Bluetooth sources.

Bluetooth Music Streaming

  • Stream music directly from your smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth or AirPlay. Use the MusicCast app to pause/play and adjust the volume from your handheld device.

Bluetooth Output for Convenient Music Streaming

  • Equipped with Bluetooth technology, you can stream music from the MusicCast wireless speaker to Bluetooth enabled headphones for private listening or any other compatible speaker.

Control at Your Fingertips

  • The free MusicCast app puts control of your wireless speaker in the palm of your hand. Use the MusicCast app to operate the speaker and change settings, select your source and control music playback.

Clean Design

  • The compact and clean design of the MusicCast Wireless Speaker makes it perfect for use in the kitchen, bedside or anywhere space is limited. You can even mount it on a wall with commercially available speaker mounts using the integrated 1/4"-20 threaded mounting hole.



Yamaha RX-V481 5.1-Channel AV Receiver Specifications:

  • Output Power:
    • 80W per channel (8 ohms, 20 Hz – 20 kHz, 0.09% THD, 2-ch driven)
    • 115W per channel (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9% THD, 1-ch driven)
    • 145W per channel (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 10% THD, 1-ch driven)
  • Standby Power Consumption:
    • HDMI control and Standby Through mode off: 0.1W
    • HDMI Standby Through mode on: 1.0W (typical)
    • Network Standby on: 1.9W (wired)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 17-1/8” x 6-3/8” x 12-7/8”
  • Weight: 17.9 lbs
  • Inputs:
    • HDMI/HDCP 2.2 compatible: 4/4
    • Network (Ethernet/WiFi): 1/1
    • USB: 1
    • Radio antenna (AM/FM): 1/1
    • Optical digital: 1
    • Coaxial digital: 2
    • Analog audio (including mini-jack input): 4
    • Composite Video (audio input assignable): 4
  • Outputs:
    • HDMI (HDCP 2.2 compatible): 1
    • Monitor out (composite): 1
    • Speaker: 5-channel
    • Subwoofer: 1
    • Headphone jack: 1



Yamaha WX-030 MusicCast Wireless Speaker Specifications:

  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • AirPlay: Yes
  • Bluetooth:
    • Version/Profile: Ver. 2.1 + EDR / A2DP, AVRCP
    • Audio Codec: SBC, AAC* (*Receiving Only)
    • Maximum Communication Range: 32.8 ft (without interference)
  • Ethernet: Yes
  • Speaker Unit: 3-1/2" Woofer x 1, 1-1/8" Tweeter x 1, Passive radiator x 1
  • Maximum Output Power: 30 W x 1 (6 ohms, 1 kHz, 10% THD)
  • Power Supply: AC
  • Power Consumption: 10 watts
  • Standby Power Consumption: 2.1 W (Network Standby ON, Bluetooth Standby ON, Wireless connection), 0.5 W (Network and Bluetooth Standby OFF)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 9-5/8" x 6-1/8" x 4-1/2"
  • Weight: 4.9 lbs

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