............ 64 Selecting a frequency for reception (Normal tuning)..35 Resetting all remote control codes ......... 65 Registering and recalling a frequency (Preset tuning) ... 36 Features and capabilities ........... 3 Recalling a preset station..........38 About this manual............. 4 Extended functionality that can be configured Clearing preset stations ..........
– Controlling this unit from HDMI compatible device such as TVs <HDMI Control function> ....68 – (U.S.A. and Canada models only) To charge the iPod/iPhone when this unit is in standby mode – Listening to TV audio with single HDMI cable connection <Audio Return Channel function>....70...
To protect against dust, attach the supplied VIDEO AUX input When inserting batteries in the remote control, remove the cover to the VIDEO AUX jacks when you do not use the jacks. battery compartment cover from the reverse side of the remote •...
SILENT CINEMA PORTABLE VIDEO AUDIO During the standby mode, you can select the HDMI input (HDMI1-4) to output to a TV. When the input is changed correctly, HDMI Through/iPod Charge indicator blinks twice. Usable when you have selected tuner input.
HDMI OUT jack outputs to input sound into this unit (☞p. 21). Select the switch position according to your local voltage (Refer to For connecting an HDMI - compatible TV to output audio/video Quick Reference Guide). MONITOR OUT jacks signals (☞p.
Sound field program (DSP program) VOLUME indicator Surround back speaker Displays the current volume level. VOL. SLEEP STEREO MUTE TUNED “SB” is displayed when using a 6.1-channel configuration only. While selecting a tuner input, the FM/AM frequency is displayed instead of the input source.
TV VOL TV CH MUTE External component operation keys You can use for each input source to operate registered components. Remote control codes must be registered for each input in advance if you want to operate external components (☞p. 63).
Connecting speakers This unit uses acoustic field effects and sound decoders to bring you the impact of a real movie theater or concert hall. These effects will be brought to you with ideal speaker positioning and connections in your listening environment.
L • Connect at least two speakers (front left and right). ■ CRT monitors • If you cannot connect all five speakers, give priority to the We recommend that you use magnetically shielded speakers to surround speakers. avoid video distortion, especially for the front and center •...
• Remove the AC power cable of this unit from the power outlet before connecting the speakers. • Generally speaker cables consist of two parallel insulated cables. One of these cables is a different color, or has a line running along it, to indicate different polarity. Insert the different colored (or lined) cable into the “+”...
Changing speaker impedance Asia and Korea models) This unit is configured for 8Ω speakers as the factory setting. Tighten the knob, and then insert the banana plug into the end of When connecting to 6Ω speakers, carry out the following the terminal.
• Before making bi-amplification connections, remove any PROGRAM l / h brackets or cables that connect a woofer with a tweeter. Refer to Press PROGRAM h repeatedly to switch to the the instruction manuals of speakers for details. When not making...
Use pin cables for digital audio signals. • Use a 19-pin HDMI cable with the HDMI logo. signals. • We recommend using a cable less than 5.0 m long to prevent signal quality degradation. Digital audio fiber-optic cable Digital audio pin cable ■...
Video signal such as component video and video received by this unit is converted to HDMI and output to the TV. Just select HDMI input on the TV to view video from any external source connected to this This unit is equipped with the following three types of output jack for connection to a TV.
When connecting to a TV that supports HDMI input, the video signal for the COMPONENT VIDEO/VIDEO jacks is converted and output from HDMI OUT jack. When connecting to a TV via the HDMI jack, you do not need to use these...
■ Listening to TV audio When using other TVs To transmit sound from the TV to this unit, connect its AV1-6 or AUDIO1-2 jacks to the TV’s audio To transmit sound from the TV to this unit, connect as followings according to the TV: output jacks.
AUDIO (CD) (TV) When operating the Option menu, information is displayed both on the TV screen (On-Screen Display) and on the front panel. Refer to the “Configuring the settings specific for each input source (Option BD/DVD player menu)” (☞p. 45) for details on the Option menu.
(CD) (TV) You can use the video input from the AV1-2 jacks in combination with the audio input from other AV inputs or AUDIO1-2. When connecting these devices, select the AV input jacks or the AUDIO1-2 jacks as the audio input BD/DVD player for AV1 or AV2.
(U.K. and Europe models only) Select the AV3 input that the playback device is connected to for playback. Connect the S-video cable to the AV5 input jack. Connect the output audio to the AV5 analog audio jack. HDMI OUT...
We recommend connecting audio devices with an coaxial digital output to the AV3 coaxial digital jack on this unit. This connection allows you to switch to the AV input 3 just by pressing the “CD” Using optical digital output sources SCENE key (☞p.
This receiver can transmit selected incoming analog audio/video signals to external components or portable audio devices to the receiver. through the AV OUT and AUDIO OUT jacks. You can record these input audio and video signals to Select the V-AUX input to use these connected devices.
■ Improving AM reception Connect this unit to an outdoor antenna with a 5-10 m vinyl-coated wire. Make sure the AM loop antenna is still connected. Connecting the GND jack can reduce noise. Connect the jack to a store-bought ground bar or copper plate with a vinyl-covered wire and bury this new attachment in moist ground.
Set up the speaker parameters automatically (YPAO) This unit is equipped with a YPAO (Yamaha Parametric Room Acoustic Optimizer) that adjusts the status, size, and volume balance of the speakers in order to provide an optimal sound field. Using YPAO allows you to automatically configure settings for which specialist knowledge is usually needed, such as adjusting speaker output and acoustic parameters to suit your listening room (the room in which this unit is placed).
Displays the speaker output levels in the following order: Lowest speaker output level/Highest speaker output level You can also select “EQ Type” using the cursor keys. Press Cursor B to select “EQ Type,” and you can change the setting...
(☞p. 28) to resolve the problem. You can AUDIO accurate measurement. the measurement process again. confirm the speaker that has the problem on the TV screen. V-AUX [ A ] [ B ] DOCK Number of messages jCursor C Press once to select “Retry.”...
NOTE YPAO microphone. NO FRONT SP find the front channel. right front speakers are If the following messages appear, resolve the problems that have E-8: The YPAO microphone Check that the YPAO connected correctly. occurred and carry out the measurement process again.
Adjust the volume of the subwoofer. If “W-2” or “W-3” appears, you can apply measurement results, but they will not give optimal results. We recommend that you resolve the problem and carry out the measurement process again.
The current setting is displayed on the front panel sMUTE Press again to unmute. display. Input selector VOLUME +/- MUTE TONE VOL. Treble 0.0dB You can change the input source name displayed on the front panel display as necessary (☞p. 58).
Enjoying sound field programs This unit is also equipped with a Yamaha digital sound field processing (DSP) chip. You can enjoy multi-channel playback for almost any sound source using various sound field programs stored on the chip, and a range of sound decoders.
To disable stereo playback, press any of the gSound gSTRAIGHT again. selection keys to select a sound field program other • You can use the speaker indicators on the front panel than “2ch Stereo.” display to check what speakers are currently INPUT MOVIE VOL.
• When a “7ch Stereo” sound field program is selected. • When direct mode or straight decoding mode is selected. dim in order to reduce noise. When turning Direct mode off, the • When direct mode or straight decoding mode is selected.
This program simulates a live house with a low ceiling and homey atmosphere. A realistic, restrained relatively to ensure the separation between audio channels and the clarity of the live sound field features powerful sound as if the listener is in a row in front of a small stage. sound.
Suitable for listening to stereo sources. 2ch Stereo Use this program to mix down multi-channel sources to 2-channels. When multi-channel signals are input, they are down mixed to 2-channels and output from the front left and right speakers. 7ch Stereo Use this program to output sound from all speakers.
Cursor B / C / D / E next page ENTER Numeric keys OPTION When searching for a station, release the key once the search has Refer to the “Configuring the settings specific for each input started. source (Option menu)” (☞p.
DOCK you select a preset number. referring to “Selecting a frequency for TUNER Preset number If you do not select a preset number, Auto Preset will reception (Normal tuning)” (☞p. 35). The newly registered frequency begin approximately 5 seconds after “READY” is...
Displaying the Radio Data System STRAIGHT DIRECT information SCENE The number of the preset to be cleared RADIO You can display the 4 types of the Radio Data System SETUP OPTION information: “Program Service,” “Program Type,” CLEAR “Radio Text,” “Clock Time.” VOL.
Type, Radio Text, or Clock Time is displayed. That shows this source (Option menu)” (☞p. 45) for details on the Option menu. unit is receiving data (or stopping receiving data). If the data is receivable, the corresponding information is displayed after a while.
RECEIVER SLEEP Once you have connected a Yamaha iPod universal dock (such as the YDS-12, sold separately) to this unit, you can enjoy playback of your iPod/iPhone using the remote HDMI control supplied with this unit. When playing back from an iPod/iPhone, you can also use the compressed music enhancer sound field programs (☞p.
Cursor B / C / D / E ENTER DISPLAY Controls on the iPod/iPhone can also be operated in simple playback mode. Videos will not be displayed when your iPod or Yamaha iPod universal dock do not support the browser function for browsing video files.
INPUT Songs Plays “Songs” back in random order. TV VOL TV CH the front panel of this unit to check whether this unit MUTE Albums Plays “Albums” back in random order. is charging an iPod/iPhone during in standby mode. While charging an iPod/iPhone, the HDMI Through/ Repeat iPod Charge indicator lights.
HDMI portable music players. AUDIO NOTE When playing back from a Bluetooth component for the first time, you must first pair the devices (register the Bluetooth components). When establishing a wireless connection V-AUX [ A ] [ B ] DOCK you must carry out pairing on both this unit and on the Bluetooth component.
STRAIGHT DIRECT not necessary to carry out the following procedure. connection again. SCENE RADIO • Both this unit and the Bluetooth component are paired. SETUP OPTION • The Bluetooth component is switched on. Press dDOCK to switch to the DOCK input.
RECEIVER SLEEP HDMI This receiver has a unique option menu specific for each type of input source, such as volume trim for compatible input sources, audio/video data display for signals from playback devices, and other frequently used menu items. AUDIO...
Selects DTS signals only. Other input signals are not the flag for reproducing surround back channel is reproduced. present. AV5-6 or AUDIO1-2 are also available when the “Audio Return Channel” function is on, and the source is used for the TV audio input (TV Audio In).
Connect the external component audio cable to the audio jack for the selected input. AV5-6 or AUDIO1-2 are also available when the “Audio Return Channel” function is on, and the source is used for the TV audio input (TV Audio In).
SETUP Configuring the settings specific for each input source (Option menu) ■ ■ Changing FM mode (Stereo/Monaural) Shuffle playback with iPod/iPhone FM Mode Shuffle Input source: TUNER Input source: DOCK (iPod) Sets this unit to automatically match FM broadcast frequencies in Changes the shuffle playback style on iPod (☞p.
SETUP Setting various functions (Setup menu) TRANSMIT CODE SET SOURCE RECEIVER SLEEP You can configure various function settings of this unit using the Setup menu. HDMI Setup menu display and settings AUDIO jCursor B / C iSETUP Use the to select the desired Press to exit the Setup menu.
DSP Parameter Memory Guard This menu item appears depending on the “Control” setting. This menu item appears depending on the “Resolution” setting. Enabling the “Extra Bass” setting allows both the subwoofer and the front speakers to produce bass audio.
200Hz 100Hz When “Subwoofer” is set to “None,” you can only choose “Large.” If the front If your subwoofer has a volume control or a crossover frequency control, set speaker setting is “Small” and you change “Subwoofer” to “None,” it will the crossover frequency to maximum and the volume to half (or slightly less).
Adjustment 0.10 m (0.5 ft) increments “SB” and “Sur.B” is displayed when using a 6.1 channel configuration only. Using YPAO to carry out acoustic measurement selects “Auto PEQ” automatically. “Auto PEQ” does not appear if the measurement process has not...
B / C You can use to select another frequency or Frequency band Setting the volume level for return to step 2. Repeat steps 2-3 to adjust the tone to your the selected frequency liking. When you have finished making adjustments, iSETUP press to close the Setup menu.
Adjusts the dynamic range in conjunction with the volume level Sound Setup (from minimum to maximum). When you play audio at night or at HDMI Auto low volumes, it is a good idea to set parameter to “Auto.” Lipsync...
Sets the initial volume for when this receiver is turned on. When HDMI Setup Selects the dynamic range adjustment method for audio bitstream this parameter is set to “Off,” the volume is set at the level when the ;;;;;;;;; . Control (Dolby Digital and DTS) signal playback.
When the TV audio is input to the unit using Audio Return Select the input source that matches operations carried out on the mode. When this indicator is lit, this unit consumes 1 to 3 W of Channel, “TV” is displayed on the front panel display.
(Control) is set to “Off.” video signals cannot be upscaled. • When a TV is connected to this unit via the HDMI jack, this unit automatically detects a resolution that the TV supports. An asterisk (*) appears to the left of the detected resolution.
• Symbols (#, *, -, +, etc.) RETURN and then press to exit renaming. • Space Changes the input source names to be displayed on the INPUT front panel display. TV VOL TV CH Repeat step 4 until you have entered the...
60). AutoPowerDown Dimmer If you do not operate this unit or use the remote control for an Sets the brightness of the front panel display. Lowering the setting MOVIE extended period of time, it will automatically go into standby mode dims the display.
RECEIVER SLEEP Although the sound field programs would satisfy you as they are with the default parameters, you can arrange the effect by setting the sound field elements (parameters). HDMI To adjust the sound effects suitable for acoustical conditions of audio/video sources or rooms, perform the following operations.
“Treble” are set to 0dB. 50% (6.1-channel configuration) Change the effect level (level of the sound field effect to be added). Does not bypass the DSP circuit and tone control You can adjust the level of the sound field effect while checking the circuit.
Spreads the center channel sound to the front left and right speakers to suit your needs or preferences. Set this parameter to 0 for outputting the center sound from the center speaker only, or to 7 for outputting it from the front left/right speaker only.
RECEIVER SLEEP You can operate an external component such as TV and DVD player with the remote control of this unit by setting the code for external component (remote control code). HDMI The remote control code can be set for each input source. Individual setting allows you to switch external components seamlessly depending on the selected input source.
• In case of an external component with multiple remote MENU MENU code in the list, if it does not work then try the other control codes, the other remote control codes may be codes. supported. Repeat from step 2 with the other remote control codes.
Reset failed: blinks 6 times ENHANCER SUR. DECODE MOVIE MUSIC STEREO STRAIGHT DIRECT nCODE SET Press on the remote control SCENE using a pointed object such as the tip of a TRANSMIT CODE SET RADIO ballpoint pen. SETUP OPTION SOURCE RECEIVER SLEEP HDMI...
SETUP Extended functionality that can be configured as needed (Advanced Setup menu) The Advanced Setup menu can be used for unit initialization and other useful extended functions. The Advanced Setup menu can be operated as follows. Displaying/Setting the Advanced Setup Avoiding crossing remote control signals SP IMP.
SETUP Extended functionality that can be configured as needed (Advanced Setup menu) TRANSMIT CODE SET High quality playback using bi- Changing FM/AM frequency steps SOURCE RECEIVER ■ To change the remote control ID SLEEP amplification connections (Asia and General models only)
If this unit is not synchronized to the TV’s power operations, Turn the TV on. check that the HDMI Control function is set to “On” for both Confirm that this unit has turned on in conjunction with the TV. If devices. This unit it is still off, turn it on manually.
SETUP Using the HDMI Control function TRANSMIT CODE SET ■ Switching the input source on this To use other jacks to input audio signals from TV, carry SOURCE RECEIVER SLEEP jCursor B / C to select “HDMI Setup” unit automatically when listening out the following procedure.
Refer to the table below when this unit does not function properly. If the problem you are experiencing is not listed below, or if the instructions below do not help, turn off this unit, disconnect the power cable, and contact the nearest authorized Yamaha dealer or service center.
Incorrect input or output cable Connect the cables properly. If the problem No sound is output The speaker is malfunctioning. If sound is not output, the unit may be connections. persists, the cables may be defective. from a specific Check the Speaker indicators on malfunctioning.
When the component connected to the — “On.” be increased, or the output jacks of this unit is not output jacks of this unit is not turned on, the The subwoofer is turned off. Turn the subwoofer power on. — sound is distorted.
Confirm that HDMI video that is not indicator is flashing. is noisy. transmitter, or the input from the supported by the unit is not being input Switch to monaural mode. antenna is weak. (HDMI Input → Option menu → “Signal Replace the outdoor antenna with a more —...
Remove your iPod/iPhone from the Yamaha motors, thermostats, or other properly grounding an outdoor AM antenna. iPod universal dock and then place it back in electrical equipment. the dock. Buzzing and whining A TV set is being used nearby.
The remote control will function within a — audio receiver and the Bluetooth does not work or maximum range of 6 m / 20 ft, and no more component are in the process of function properly. than 30 degrees off-axis from the front pairing.
Lip sync, an abbreviation for lip synchronization, is a technical term that sources (for 2-channel sources only) and “Game mode” for game sources. home theater system so that you can enjoy the depth of sound and natural involves both a problem, and the capability of maintaining audio and video spatial representation of DTS Digital Surround in your home.
High Resolution Audio, DTS Express Video signals • If the input source component can decode the bitstream audio signals of audio commentaries, you can playback the audio This unit is compatible with the video signals of the following resolutions: sources with the audio commentaries mixed down by using the digital audio input (optical or coaxial) connections.
- Dolby Pro Logic Composite x 5 (AV3, AV4, AV5, AV6, V-AUX) - 576p/50 Hz - Dolby Pro Logic II Music, Dolby Pro Logic II Movie, S-Video x 1 (AV5) [U.K. and Europe models] - 720p/60 Hz, 50 Hz Dolby Pro Logic II Game...
AV5, etc. to FRONT (DIRECT) • Power Consumption [U.S.A. and Canada models] (1 kHz, 50 W, 8 Ω) ..0.06% or less [U.S.A. and Canada models] ........270 W/320 VA [Other models] (1 kHz, 50 W, 6 Ω) ......0.06% or less ■...
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The above statements apply ONLY to those products distributed by manual, may cause interference harmful to the operation of other Yamaha Corporation of America or its subsidiaries. electronic devices. A (Power key) Turns on the power of this unit or sets it to the standby mode.
Locate this unit away from other electrical appliances, motors, or 20 When using this unit for a long time, this unit may become warm. transformers to avoid humming sounds. Turn the power off, then leave this unit alone for cooling.
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