Yamaha RX-V579 7.2 Channel Receiver With HDCP2.2

Model: RX-V579BL UPC: 027108950747 Item: 163721

Product Information

Yamaha RX-V579 7.2 Channel Receiver With HDCP2.2

7.2-channel network AV receiver with 4K Ultra HD video and HDCP 2.2 compatibility. Conveniently access music wirelessly with Bluetooth from your mobile devices or utilize Wi-Fi to stream online music services and high-resolution audio files such as DSD, WAV and FLAC. Advanced speaker configurations like Virtual Surround Back Speakers and Zone B audio provide system versatility.

 

Yamaha RX-V579 Receiver Highlights:

  • MusicCast wireless multiroom audio support
  • Bluetooth for wireless music streaming and Compressed Music Enhancer for Bluetooth
  • Built-in Wi-Fi and Wireless Direct
  • AirPlay, Spotify, Pandora music streaming service and AV Controller App
  • DSD 2.8 MHz / 5.6 MHz, FLAC / WAV / AIFF 192 kHz / 24-bit, Apple Lossless 96 kHz / 24-bit playback
  • 7.2-channel surround sound
  • Cinema DSP 3D for immersive surround sound realism
  • Virtual Presence Speaker and Virtual Surround Back Speaker
  • 4K Ultra HD pass-through with HDCP 2.2 support
  • Assignable amplifiers for bi-amp connection and / or Zone B function

 

Yamaha RX-V579 Receiver Features:

MusicCast

  • MusicCast makes it easy to bring music to every room in your home wirelessly with playback controlled by a simple app. Start with a MusicCast capable AV receiver in your main entertainment room for the ultimate home theater experience, then add MusicCast speakers, sound bars or Hi-Fi components in other rooms wirelessly.
  • MusicCast allows you to access your digital music library, streaming music services and Internet radio, as well as Bluetooth® sources, your TV sound and external sources attached to your AV receiver, such as a Blu-ray disc player or CD player.

Bluetooth-Compatible for Wireless Music Streaming

  • The RX-V579 is equipped with Bluetooth functionality to let you easily enjoy 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 playback.

Wi-Fi Functions for Music Streaming Services and Hi-Res Audio

  • You can enjoy a wide range of audio choices by accessing various streaming services and internet radio. In addition, compatibility with FLAC / WAV / AIFF (192 kHz / 24-bit), Apple Lossless and (2.8 MHz / 5.6 MHz) formats means that you can easily play high resolution audio from a networked NAS, PC or USB.

Virtual Surround Back Speaker

  • Use Surround Back Speaker function to place sound to the surround back of the listening environment even when speakers are not present and/or installed. Virtual Surround Back speakers used with Virtual Front Presence speakers can create a 9.1-channel surround field with a 5.1-channel speaker design.

 

Yamaha RX-V579 Receiver Specifications:

Audio

  • 7-channel powerful surround sound
  • 80 W per channel (20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.09% THD, 2-ch driven, 8 ohms)
  • 115 W per channel (1 kHz, 0.9% THD, 1-ch driven, 8 ohms)
  • 140 W per channel (1 kHz, 10% THD, 1-ch driven, 8 ohms)
  • HD Audio format decoding: Dolby THD and DTS-HD Master Audio
  • Full discrete amplifier design
  • 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
  • Assignable amplifiers for front speaker bi-amp connection
  • 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

Video

  • 4K Ultra HD pass-through for super high resolution images
  • HDMI (6 in / 1 out) with 3D and Audio Return Channel support
  • HDCP 2.2 compliant HDMI for 4K Ultra HD content (1 in / 1 out)
  • Supports Deep Color (30 / 36-bit), x.v.Color, 24 Hz refresh rate, auto lip-sync compensation

Advanced

  • MusicCast
  • Bluetooth for wireless music streaming (SBC / AAC)
  • Network functions
    • Wi-Fi Built-in (802.11b / g / n)
    • Easy Wi-Fi setup i.e. iOS Wi-Fi settings sharing, WPS etc.
    • Wireless Direct connects mobile devices to the AVR without a home network or router
    • AirPlay allows music streaming from Mac, PC, iPod, iPhone, iPad
    • AV Controller app for operating various functions from iOS or Android smartphones and tablets
    • Access to: Internet Radio (vTuner): MP3, WMA
  • Streaming Services (Pandora, Spotify)
  • 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
  • HDCP 2.2 compliant HDMI for 4K Ultra HD content support
  • High-resolution audio playback support such as DSD
  • Front panel USB (digital connection for iPod and iPhone)
  • Multi-language color OSD for improved visibility
  • YPAO sound optimization for automatic speaker setup
  • Ability to change HDMI input while in Standby Through mode
  • Audio delay for adjusting lip-sync (0-500ms)
  • Internet radio bookmark
  • Background video feature (for Radio / USB / Bluetooth / NET / AUX input)
  • 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
  • New remote control design features large buttons for enhanced ease of use

Surround Realism

  • HD Audio decoding with CINEMA DSP 3D (17 DSP programs)
  • Compressed Music Enhancer with CINEMA DSP
  • Virtual CINEMA FRONT provides virtual surround sound with 5 speakers in front
  • Virtual Surround Back Speaker for playing 7.1-channel content with a 5.1-channel system
  • Extra Bass enriches powerful bass even with small speakers
  • Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) and Adaptive DSP level
  • SILENT CINEMA to enjoy surround sound with headphones
  • Two subwoofer outputs (simultaneous outputs)

Eco-Friendly Design

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

Connections

  • Inputs
    • HDMI (audio input assignable): 6
    • HDMI (HDCP 2.2 compatible): 1
    • Network (Ethernet / Wi-Fi): 1 / 1
    • USB: 1
    • Radio antenna (FM / AM): 1 / 1
    • Optical digital: 1
    • Coaxial digital: 2
    • Analog audio (incl. mini-jack input): 4
    • Component video (audio input assignable): 2
    • Composite video (audio input assignable): 4
  • Outputs
    • HDMI (HDCP 2.2 compatible): 1
    • Component video monitor: 1
    • Composite monitor: 1
    • Speaker (without subwoofer): 7-ch
    • Subwoofer: 2
    • Headphone jack: 1

General

  • Rated output power (8 ohms, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 0.09% THD, 2-ch driven)
    • Front L/R: 80 W + 80 W
  • Rated output power (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 0.9% THD, 1-ch driven)
    • Front L/R: 115 W + 115 W
    • Center: 115 W
    • Surround L/R: 115 W + 115 W
    • Surround Back L/R: 115 W + 115 W
  • Maximum effective output power (8 ohms, 1 kHz, 10% THD, 1-ch driven)
    • Front L/R: 140 W + 140 W
    • Center: 140 W
    • Surround L/R: 140 W + 140 W
    • Surround Back L/R: 140 W + 140 W
  • Dynamic power/Ch (Front L/R, 8 / 6 / 4 / 2 ohms): 120 / 140 / 170 / 190 W
  • Standby power consumption
    • HDMI Control off, Standby Through off: </= 0.1 W
    • HDMI Standby Through on: 1.5 W (typical)
    • Network Standby on: 2.0 W (wired)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D)
    • 17-1/8” x 6-3/8” x 12-3/8”
    • 17-1/8” x 8-3/4” x 12-7/8” (with antenna)
  • Weight: 17.9 lbs.
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