YPAO microphone Wireless antenna (RX-V577 only) • The illustrations of the main unit used in this manual are of the RX-V577 (U.S.A. model), unless otherwise specified. • Some features are not available in certain regions. • Due to product improvements, specifications and appearance are subject to change without notice.
• Enjoying compressed music with enhanced sound (Compressed Music Enhancer) . p.69 • Playing back music in multiple rooms (Zone B)* Network contents * RX-V577 only Speakers Audio Audio iPod/iPhone HDMI Control USB device 3D and 4K Ultra HD signals supported...
Full of useful functions! Useful tips The combination of video/audio input jacks does not ❑ Connecting various devices (p.21) ❑ Creating 3-dimensional sound fields (p.45) match an external device... A number of HDMI jacks and various input/output jacks The Virtual Presence Speaker (VPS) function allows you Use “Audio In”...
INFO (WPS) key PHONES jack Selects the information displayed on the front display (p.71). USB jack For connecting headphones. (RX-V577 only) For connecting a USB storage device (p.57) or an iPod INPUT keys Enters the wireless LAN connection setup (WPS button (p.53).
Lights up when the unit is receiving a stereo FM radio signal. INFO (p.71). ADAPTIVE DRC TUNED Signal strength indicator (RX-V577 only) Lights up when Adaptive DRC (p.73) is working. Lights up when the unit is receiving an FM/AM radio station Indicates the strength of the wireless signal (p.28).
DC OUT jack For connecting to FM and AM antennas (p.24). For connecting to video/audio playback devices and For supplying power to a Yamaha AV accessory. For details inputting video/audio signals (p.21). on connections, refer to the instruction manual of the AV HDMI OUT jack accessory.
ZONE A Select an input source for playback. • The playback devices must support HDMI Control. However, HDMI 1–6 HDMI 1–6 jacks Yamaha does not assure the operation of all HDMI ZONE B Control-compatible devices. AV 1–6 AV 1–6 jacks...
Select the desired on-screen menu language. (p.27) Connecting to a network wirelessly Connect the unit to a network wirelessly. (RX-V577 only) (p.28) Optimizing the speaker settings Optimize the speaker settings, such as volume balance and acoustic parameters, to suit your room automatically (YPAO) (p.38) (YPAO).
*1 RX-V577 only *2 Place the surround speakers in front and set "Virtual CINEMA FRONT" (p.81) in the "Setup" menu to "On". • RX-V577 supports 2- to 7.1-channel system, and RX-V477 supports 2- to 5.1-channel speaker system. • (RX-V577 only) You can connect two subwoofers (with built-in amplifier) to the unit.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 7.1-channel system (RX-V577 only) 5.1-channel system 10° to 30° 10° to 30° 10° to 30° 10° to 30° 30 cm (1 ft) or more 6.1-channel system (RX-V577 only) 5.1-channel system (Virtual CINEMA FRONT) 10°...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 4.1-channel system 2.1-channel system 10° to 30° 10° to 30° 3.1-channel system PREPARATIONS ➤ Placing speakers...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ■ Setting the speaker impedance (U.S.A. and Canada models only) Under its default settings, the unit is configured for 8-ohm speakers. When connecting 6-ohm speakers, set the speaker impedance to “6 Ω MIN”. Before connecting speakers, connect the power cable to an AC wall outlet.
– – Audio pin cable (x1: for connecting a subwoofer) • (RX-V577 only) • When using only one surround back speaker, connect it to the You can connect 2 subwoofers (with built-in amplifier) to the unit. SINGLE jack (L side).
(Zone B). To connect the Zone B d Tighten the terminal. speakers, see “Playing back music in multiple rooms (RX-V577 only)” (p.69). + (red) • Surround back speakers or bi-amplified front speakers cannot be used while the Zone B function is enabled.
Input/output jacks and cables ■ ■ ■ Video/audio jacks Video jacks Audio jacks ❑ HDMI jacks ❑ COMPONENT VIDEO jacks ❑ OPTICAL jacks Transmit digital video and digital sound through a single Transmit video signals separated into three Transmit digital audio signals. Use a digital optical jack.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Connecting a TV ■ Connect a TV to the unit so that video input to the unit can be output to the TV. You can Component / composite video connection also enjoy playback of TV audio on the unit.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ❑ VIDEO (composite video) connection (with a video pin cable) MONITOR OUT Video input (VIDEO) jack The unit (rear) (composite video) VIDEO HDMI 1 HDMI 2 HDMI 3 HDMI 4 HDMI 5 HDMI 6 HDMI OUT...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Connecting playback devices ■ The unit is equipped with a variety of input jacks including HDMI input jacks to allow Component video connection you to connect different types of playback devices. For information on how to connect Connect a video device to the unit with a component video cable and an audio cable an iPod or a USB storage device, see the following pages.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ■ ■ Composite video connection Changing the combination of video/audio input jacks Connect a video device to the unit with a video pin cable and an audio cable (digital If the combination of video/audio input jacks available on the unit does not match your coaxial or stereo pin cable).
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Connecting audio devices (such as CD players) After connecting external devices (such as a TV and playback devices) and power cable of the unit, turn on the unit. Connect audio devices such as CD players and MD players to the unit. Depending on the audio output jacks available on your audio device, choose one of the following Press AV 2 to select “AV 2”...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Connecting to the jack on the front panel Connecting the FM/AM antennas Use the AUX jack on the front panel to temporarily connect devices such as portable Connect the supplied FM/AM antennas to the unit. audio players to the unit.
(RX-V577 only) • To use the service via the Internet, broadband connection is strongly recommended. You can also connect the unit to a network wirelessly. For details, see "Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)" (p.28). Network Attached Storage Internet...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Connecting recording devices Connecting the power cable You can connect video/audio recording devices to the AV OUT jacks. These jacks Before connecting the power cable (General model only) output analog video/audio signals selected as the input. Set the switch position of VOLTAGE SELECTOR according to your local voltage.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Selecting an on-screen menu language TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER z RECEIVER z SLEEP SLEEP Select the desired on-screen menu language from English HDMI HDMI To exit from the menu, press SETUP. (default), Japanese, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Italian and Chinese.
• The signal strength indicator on the front display indicates the strength of the wireless signal. Weak Strong Bend Joint ES S W IR EL Turn clockwise to the vertical position ES S W IR EL PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
• When Wireless Direct is enabled, the unit cannot connect to the Internet. Therefore, you cannot use any kind of Internet service such as Internet radio. Mobile device • For details on “AV CONTROLLER”, visit the Yamaha website. (such as iPhone) The unit For details on connection, see “Connecting the unit to a wireless network”...
(HDMI OUT jack). : ENTER Back : RETURN • Operations with TV screen are available only when your TV is connected to the unit via HDMI. Press SETUP. PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
In this case, try connection with "Access Point Scan" or "Manual Setting" (p.32). • You can use “WPS Button” (p.7) in the “Setup” menu to set up a wireless connection with the WPS button. PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
• The unit may connect automatically to the access point to which it has connected previously. In this case, the message indicating the successful connection will appear. You can ignore this message and proceed to the next step. PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
Deletes the character to the left of the selected one. [Space]: Enters a space. [DEL]: Deletes the selected character. When finished entering the key, select “OK” to return to the previous screen. PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
← A a → B K S P S p a c e D E L CANCEL CLEAR When finished entering the key, select “OK” to return to the previous screen. PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
← A a → B K S P S p a c e D E L CANCEL CLEAR When finished entering the key, select “OK” to return to the previous screen. PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
– SSID displayed on the TV screen – Security key you have just entered : E N T E R B a c k : R E T U R N PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
9. Cursor keys ENTER VOLUME VOLUME ENTER RETURN RETURN DISPLAY DISPLAY To exit from the menu, press SETUP. POP-UP POP-UP MUTE MUTE MENU MENU MENU MENU MODE MODE PREPARATIONS ➤ Connecting to a network wirelessly (RX-V577 only)
RECEIVER RECEIVER z RECEIVER z SLEEP SLEEP The Yamaha Parametric room Acoustic Optimizer (YPAO) function HDMI HDMI Place the YPAO microphone at your listening detects speaker connections, measures the distances from them to your listening position(s), and then automatically optimizes the...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 TRANSMIT TRANSMIT To start the measurement, use the cursor keys to To save the measurement results, use the cursor RECEIVER RECEIVER select “Start” and press SETUP. keys (e/r) to select “SAVE” and press ENTER. SLEEP SLEEP HDMI...
Use the cursor keys (e/r) to select the Exit YPAO, and turn off and on the unit. If this error occurs E-10:Internal Err. An internal error has occurred. repeatedly, contact the nearest authorized Yamaha dealer or desired operation. (E-10:INTERNAL) service center.
Warning messages If a warning message is displayed after the measurement, you can still save the measurement results by following on-screen instructions. However, we recommend you perform YPAO again in order to use the unit with the optimal speaker settings. Warning message Cause Remedy...
PLAYBACK TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP HDMI Basic playback procedure Input selection keys Turn on the external devices (such as a TV or ZONE A ZONE A BD/DVD player) connected to the unit. ZONE B ZONE B PRESET PRESET TUNING TUNING Use the input selection keys to select an input...
The SCENE function allows you to select the assigned input source, Configuring scene assignments HDMI HDMI sound program, Compressed Music Enhancer on/off, and target zones (RX-V577 only) with just one touch. Perform the following operations to prepare the Press SCENE. ZONE A ZONE A settings you want to assign to a scene.
Selecting the sound mode TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP ❑ Enabling Compressed Music Enhancer The unit is equipped with a variety of sound programs and HDMI HDMI surround decoders that allow you to enjoy playback sources with • Press ENHANCER. your favorite sound mode (such as sound field effect or stereo This mode lets you enjoy compressed music with additional depth playback).
You’ll never get tired listening for long periods. The unit is equipped with a variety of sound programs that utilize Yamaha's original DSP technology (CINEMA DSP 3D). It allows you to easily create sound fields like actual This program reproduces monaural video sources, such as classic movies, in an atmosphere of a good old movie theater.
2 channels and output from the front speakers (this program does not utilize CINEMA DSP). (RX-V577: 7ch Stereo, RX-V477: 5ch Stereo) Use this program to output sound from all speakers. When you play back...
Use the Dolby Pro Logic II decoder (or Dolby Pro Logic IIx decoder) suitable for music. bPLIIx Music* • (RX-V577 only) bPLII Game To enable 6.1/7.1-channel playback from 5.1-channel sources when surround Use the Dolby Pro Logic II decoder (or Dolby Pro back speakers are used, set “Extended Surround”...
Enjoying pure high fidelity sound Enjoying compressed music with enhanced TRANSMIT TRANSMIT (direct playback) sound (Compressed Music Enhancer) RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI When the direct playback mode is enabled, the unit plays back the selected source with the least circuitry in order to reduce the electrical noise from other circuitry (such as the front display).
Listening to FM/AM radio TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP You can tune into a radio station by specifying its frequency or Selecting a frequency for reception HDMI HDMI selecting from registered radio stations. Press FM or AM to select a band. •...
Registering favorite radio stations (presets) When the Auto Preset process finishes, “FINISH” appears and the TRANSMIT TRANSMIT “Option” menu closes automatically. RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP You can register up to 40 radio stations as presets. Once you have CHARGE ENHANCER STEREO TUNED SLEEP MUTE HDMI...
■ ■ Selecting a preset station Clearing preset stations TRANSMIT TRANSMIT Tune into a registered radio station by selecting its preset number. Clear radio stations registered to the preset numbers. RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI Press FM or AM to select “TUNER” as the input Press FM or AM to select “TUNER”...
Radio Data System tuning TRANSMIT TRANSMIT • “Program Service”, “Program Type”, “Radio Text”, and “Clock Time” are not RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP (U.K. and Europe models only) displayed if the radio station does not provide the Radio Data System HDMI HDMI service.
Playing back iPod music TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP You can play back iPod music on the unit using a USB cable Playback of iPod content HDMI HDMI supplied with the iPod. Follow the procedure below to operate the iPod contents and start playback.
■ Browse screen TRANSMIT TRANSMIT Use the cursor keys to select an item and press RECEIVER RECEIVER ENTER. SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI If a song is selected, playback starts and the playback i P o d M u s i c screen is displayed.
■ ■ Playback screen Operating the iPod itself or remote control TRANSMIT TRANSMIT (simple play) RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI i P o d Press MODE to switch to the simple play mode. N o w P l a y i n g The TV menu screen turns off and iPod operations are A r t i s t N a m e A l b u m N a m e...
■ Repeat/shuffle settings TRANSMIT TRANSMIT You can configure the repeat/shuffle settings of your iPod. RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI • During simple play, configure the repeat/shuffle settings directly on your iPod or press MODE to display the TV menu screen and then follow the procedure below. ZONE A ZONE A When “USB”...
Playing back music stored on a USB storage device TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP You can play back music files stored on a USB storage device on Playback of USB storage device contents HDMI HDMI the unit. Follow the procedure below to operate the USB storage device contents and start playback.
■ Browse screen TRANSMIT TRANSMIT Use the cursor keys to select an item and press RECEIVER RECEIVER ENTER. SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI U S B If a song is selected, playback starts and the playback T o p screen is displayed. B l u e s C l a s s i c a l E l e c t r o n i c a...
■ ■ Playback screen Repeat/shuffle settings TRANSMIT TRANSMIT You can configure the repeat/shuffle settings for playback of USB RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP storage device contents. HDMI HDMI U S B N o w P l a y i n g When “USB”...
Select “Library”, then “Media Sharing”. (p.91) in the “Setup” menu. • (RX-V577 only) The audio may be interrupted while using the wireless network connection. In this case, use the wired Check the “Share my media to” box, select the unit’s icon, and click network connection.
Playback of PC music contents TRANSMIT TRANSMIT Use the cursor keys to select an item and press RECEIVER RECEIVER ENTER. SLEEP SLEEP Follow the procedure below to operate the PC music contents and HDMI HDMI start playback. If a song is selected, playback starts and the playback You can control the PC/NAS with the menu displayed on the TV screen is displayed.
■ ■ Browse screen Playback screen TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI S E R V E R S E R V E R N A S A N o w P l a y i n g B l u e s C l a s s i c a l A r t i s t N a m e...
■ Repeat/shuffle settings TRANSMIT TRANSMIT You can configure the repeat/shuffle settings for the playback of PC RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP music content. HDMI HDMI When “SERVER” is selected as the input source, press OPTION. ZONE A ZONE A Use the cursor keys to select “Repeat” (Repeat) or ZONE B ZONE B “Shuffle”...
Listening to Internet radio TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP You can listen to Internet radio stations from all over the world. Playback of Internet radio HDMI HDMI Follow the procedure below to select an Internet radio station and • Operations with TV screen are available only when your TV is connected to the start playback.
■ ■ Browse screen Playback screen TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI N E T R A D I O N E T R A D I O T o p N o w P l a y i n g B o o k m a r k s L o c a t i o n s S t a t i o n N a m e...
Registering favorite Internet radio stations (bookmarks) TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP You can register your favorite Internet radio stations to the HDMI HDMI Access the vTuner website “Bookmarks” folder. (http://yradio.vtuner.com/) with the web browser on ■ your PC and enter the vTuner ID. Registering the station with the Option menu ZONE A...
The unit • If the icon does not appear, check whether the unit and PC/iPod are connected to the router properly. (RX-V577 can be connected wirelessly to a network.) iPod On the iTunes/iPod, click (tap) the AirPlay icon and select the unit (network name of the unit) as the audio output device.
Use the following remote control keys to control playback. TRANSMIT TRANSMIT • You can turn on the unit automatically when starting playback on iTunes or iPod by RECEIVER RECEIVER External device SLEEP SLEEP Function setting “Network Standby” (p.92) in the “Setup” menu to “On”. operation keys HDMI HDMI...
Zone B separately (p.70). • You can automatically enable/disable the audio output to Zone A/B in conjunction with a scene selection (p.43) Zone B Zone A PLAYBACK ➤ Playing back music in multiple rooms (RX-V577 only)
Use the cursor keys (q/w) to select “ZoneB Trim” (ZB.Trim) and the cursor keys (e/r) to adjust the setting. Setting range -10.0 dB to +10.0 dB (0.5 dB increments) Default 0.0 dB PLAYBACK ➤ Playing back music in multiple rooms (RX-V577 only)
Viewing the current status TRANSMIT TRANSMIT RECEIVER RECEIVER SLEEP SLEEP HDMI HDMI Switching information on the front display Press INFO. ZONE A ZONE A Each time you press the key, the displayed item changes. ZONE B ZONE B CHARGE ENHANCER STEREO TUNED SLEEP MUTE PRESET...
S i g n a l I n f o is adjusted. A u d i o I n DSP/Surround (DSP/Surround) (RX-V577 only) Extended Surround Selects how to play back 5.1- to 7.1-channel sources (EXTD) when surround back speakers are used.
❑ Extended Surround (EXTD) Setting range -6.0 dB to Bypass (Bypass) to +6.0 dB (0.5 dB increments) (RX-V577 only) Selects how to play back 5.1- to 7.1-channel sources when surround back speakers are used. • You can also adjust the tone with the front panel controls. Press TONE CONTROL to select "Treble" or "Bass", then press PROGRAM to make an adjustment.
■ Lipsync (Lipsync) Enables/disables the adjustment configured in “Lipsync” (p.86) in the “Setup” menu. • Some early Dolby Digital Surround EX or DTS-ES sources do not contain a flag for reproducing surround back channel. We recommend you set “Extended Surround” to “bPLIIx Movie” or “EX/ES” when playing back those sources.
■ ■ Audio In (Audio In) Volume Interlock (Interlock) Combines the video jack of the selected input source (HDMI 1–6 or AV 1–6) with an Enables/disables volume controls from iTunes/iPod via AirPlay. audio jack of others. For example, use this function in the following cases. Settings •...
CONFIGURATIONS Configuring various functions (Setup menu) You can configure the unit’s various function with the menu displayed on the TV screen. Use the cursor keys (e/r) to select a setting and press ENTER. To exit from the menu, press SETUP. •...
Setup menu items Menu Item Function Page (RX-V577 only) Power Amp Assign Selects a speaker system. Subwoofer Selects whether or not a subwoofer is connected. Front Selects the size of the front speakers. Center Selects whether or not a center speaker is connected and its size.
Max Volume Volume Initial Volume Sets the initial volume for when this receiver is turned on. (RX-V577 only) ZoneB Volume Selects whether to adjust the volume for Zone B in conjunction with the volume for Zone A. Auto Power Standby Set the amount of time for the auto-standby function.
(6-1/4”) or larger or “Small” if it is smaller than 16 cm (6-1/4”). Power Amp Assign • “Front” is automatically set to “Large” when “Subwoofer” is set to “None”. (RX-V577 only) Selects a speaker system. Center In addition to the 5.1- or 7.1-channel speaker system, various speaker Selects whether or not a center speaker is connected and its size.
Sets the phase of the subwoofer. When the bass sound is lacking or unclear, switch the subwoofer phase. Surround Back Settings (RX-V577 only) Normal Does not reverse the subwoofer phase. Selects whether or not surround back speakers are connected and their sizes.
Choices Set “EQ Select” to “GEQ”. Front L, Front R, Center, Surround L, Surround R, Surround Back L (RX-V577 only), Use the cursor keys (q/w) to select “Channel” and the cursor keys (e/r) to Surround Back R (RX-V577 only), Subwoofer select the desired speaker channel.
■ Test Tone Enables/disables the test tone output. Test tone output helps you to adjust the speaker balance or equalizer while confirming its effect. Settings Does not output test tones. Outputs test tones automatically when you adjust the speaker balance or equalizer.
HDMI Configures the HDMI settings. Standby Through Select whether to output videos/audio (input through HDMI jacks) to the TV when • Default settings are underlined. the unit is in standby mode. If this function is set to “On”, you can use the input selection keys (HDMI 1–6) to select an HDMI input even when the unit is in ■...
Enables/disables ARC (p.21) when “HDMI Control” is set to “On”. Settings Disables ARC. Enables ARC. • You do not need to change this setting normally. In case noises are produced from the speakers connected to the unit because TV audio signals input to the unit via ARC are not supported by the unit, set “ARC”...
Adjusts the difference in level between the front and surround sound fields. Higher • Default settings are underlined. to strengthen the front sound field and lower to strengthen the surround sound field. This setting is effective when “bPLII Music” or “bPLIIx Music” (RX-V577 ■ DSP Parameter only) is selected.
■ ■ Lipsync Volume Adjusts the delay between video and audio output. Configures the volume settings. Scale • You can enable/disable the Lipsync function by input sources in “Lipsync” (p.74) in the “Option” menu. Switches the scale of the volume display. Select Settings Selects the method to adjust the delay between video and audio output.
ZoneB Volume (RX-V577 only) Selects whether to adjust the volume for Zone B in conjunction with the volume for Zone A. Settings Adjusts the volume for Zone B in conjunction with the volume for Sync. Zone A. Does not adjust the volume for Zone B in conjunction with the volume Async.
Configures the power supply settings. • Default settings are underlined. ■ Auto Power Standby Set the amount of time for the auto-standby function. Settings Does not set the unit to standby mode automatically. Sets the unit to standby mode when you have not operated the unit 20 minutes and the unit has not detected any input signal for the specified time.
Function Configures the functions that make the unit easier to use. To confirm the new name, press ENTER. • Default settings are underlined. • To cancel the entry, press RETURN. ■ Input Rename To change another input source name, repeat steps 1 to 3. To exit from the menu, press SETUP.
■ DC OUT Configures the DC OUT jack setting. Power Mode Selects how to supply power to the Yamaha AV accessory connected to the DC OUT jack. Settings Supplies power through the DC OUT jack continuously regardless of Continuous the power state (on/standby) of the unit.
Specifies the IP address of the primary DNS server. DNS Server (S) Specifies the IP address of the secondary DNS server. * RX-V577 only ■ Network Connection Use the cursor keys (e/r) to move the edit position and the cursor keys (q/w) to select a value.
■ ■ MAC Address Filter Network Standby Sets the MAC address filter to limit access to the unit from other network devices. Selects whether the unit can be turned on from other network devices (network standby). Settings • Operation of the AirPlay function (p.67) or the DMC is not limited by this setting. Disables the network standby function.
■ Network Update Language Updates the firmware via the network. Select an on-screen menu language. Perform Update Starts the process to update the unit’s firmware. For details, see “Updating the • Default settings are underlined. unit’s firmware” (p.97). Settings Firmware Version English English 日本語...
Configuring the system settings (ADVANCED SETUP menu) Configure the system settings of the unit while viewing the front display. ADVANCED SETUP menu items Set the unit to standby mode. While holding down STRAIGHT on the front panel, press z (power). •...
Since the unit automatically selects the video signal type so that it matches to the TV, it ID1). When using multiple Yamaha AV receivers, you can set each remote control with a is unnecessary to change the setting normally. Change the setting only when images unique remote control ID for its corresponding receiver.
Updating the firmware (UPDATE) CHARGE ENHANCER STEREO TUNED SLEEP MUTE VOL. UPDATE•••••USB ADAPTIVE DRC VIRTUAL New firmware that provides additional features or product improvements will be released as needed. Updates can be downloaded from our website. If the unit is connected to the Internet, you can download the firmware via the network.
• To perform the following procedure, your TV must be connected to the unit via SETUP OPTION OPTION HDMI. If not, perform the update from the “ADVANCED SETUP” menu (p.96). The firmware update is complete. • For details on update, visit the Yamaha website. Cursor keys ENTER VOLUME VOLUME ENTER...
The power does not turn on. consecutively. If the unit is in this condition, the standby indicator nearest Yamaha dealer or service center to request repair. on the unit blinks when you try to turn on the power. Hold down z (power) on the front panel for more than 10 seconds to initialize The internal microcomputer has frozen, due to an external electric The power does not turn off.
Problem Cause Remedy The unit is out of the operating range. Use the remote control within the operating range (p.4). The batteries are weak. Replace with new batteries. The unit’s remote control sensor is exposed to direct sunlight or The unit cannot be controlled using the remote Adjust the lighting angle, or reposition the unit.
“Signal Info” in the “Option” menu (p.74). No sound. (RX-V577 only) Press ZONE A (ZONE B) to enable audio output to Zone A (or Zone B). Audio output to Zone A (or Zone B) is disabled.
Problem Cause Remedy The TV does not support HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Refer to the instruction manuals for the TV and check the TV’s specifications. Protection). No sound from the playback device (connected to The unit is set not to output audio input through HDMI jacks from In “Audio Output”...
Video Problem Cause Remedy Another input source is selected on the unit. Select an appropriate input source with the input selection keys. Another input source is selected on the TV. Switch the TV input to display the video from the unit. Check the video output setting of the playback device.
The wireless router (access point) is turned off. Turn on the wireless router. (RX-V577 only) The unit and the wireless router (access point) are too far apart. Place the unit and the wireless router (access point) closer to each other.
Microwave ovens or other wireless devices in your neighborhood Turn off these devices. might disturb the wireless communication. (RX-V577 only) Wireless network is not found. Access to the network is restricted by the firewall settings of the Check the firewall setting of the wireless router (access point).
DC OUT jack. Internal Error An internal error has occurred. Contact the nearest authorized Yamaha dealer or service center. No content There are no playable files in the selected folder. Select a folder that contains files supported by the unit.
Glossary Audio information DTS Express DTS Express is a compressed digital audio format that supports 5.1-channel audio and allows a higher compression rate than the DTS Digital Surround format developed by DTS, Inc. This technology is developed for audio streaming services on the Internet and secondary audio on BD (Blu-ray discs). ■...
Sampling frequency/Quantization bit HDMI and video information Sampling frequency and quantization bits indicate the quantity of information when an analog audio signal is digitized. These values are noted as in the following example: “48 kHz/24-bit”. Component video signal • Sampling frequency With the component video signal system, the video signal is separated into the Y signal for luminance and Sampling frequency (the number of times the signal is sampled per second) is called the sampling rate.
Based on a wealth of actually measured data, CINEMA DSP, Yamaha’s original DSP technology provides the audiovisual experience of a movie theater in your own • This unit supports USB mass storage class devices (e.g., flash memories or portable home.
Video signal flow About HTC Connect This receiver features “HTC Connect”, a simple way to enjoy all music content from your HTC Connect certified smartphone. Video signals input from a video device to the unit are output to a TV as shown below. 1.
To use HDMI Control, you need to perform the following HDMI Control link setup after Information on HDMI connecting the TV and playback devices. For details on settings and operating your TV, refer to the instruction manual for the TV. HDMI Control HDMI Control allows you to operate external devices via HDMI.
f If you made a digital optical cable connection between the TV and the unit, use the Audio Return Channel (ARC) cursor keys (q/w) to select "TV Audio Input" and the cursor keys (e/r) to select "AV 1". ARC allows you to input TV audio to the unit with the HDMI cable which transmits video g Press SETUP.
HDMI signal compatibility Audio signals Audio signal type Audio signal format Compatible media (example) 2ch Linear PCM 2ch, 32 to 192 kHz, 16/20/24 bit CD, DVD-Video, DVD-Audio DVD-Audio, BD (Blu-ray disc), Multichannel Linear PCM 8ch, 32 to 192 kHz, 16/20/24 bit HD DVD 2 to 5.1ch, 2.8224 MHz, 1 bit SACD...
MONITOR OUT VIDEO OPTICAL COAXIAL COAXIAL SUBWOOFER ( TV ) PRE OUT (RX-V577 U.S.A. model) • The area around the video/audio output jacks is marked in white on the actual product to prevent improper connections. APPENDIX ➤ Reference diagram (rear panel)
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- NETWORK (Wired) x 1 (100Base-TX/10Base-T) • Internet Radio - 576i/50 Hz - NETWORK (Wireless) x 1 (IEEE802.11b/IEEE802.11g) - 480p/60 Hz Wireless Network [RX-V577] [RX-V477] - 576p/50 Hz - USB x 1 (USB2.0) • Wireless LAN Standards - 720p/60 Hz, 50 Hz - NETWORK (Wired) x 1 (100Base-TX/10Base-T) IEEE802.11b, IEEE802.11g...
• Maximum Input Signal Surround L/R............95 W+95 W AV 4 etc. (1 kHz, 0.5% THD, Effect On) ......2.3 V Surround Back L/R [RX-V577] ....... 95 W+95 W • Output Level / Output Impedance AV OUT.............. 200 mV/1.2 kΩ SUBWOOFER............1 V/1.2 kΩ...
Video Section General • Weight [RX-V577]............8.1 kg (17.9 lbs) • Video Signal Type • Power Supply [RX-V477]............8.0 kg (17.6 lbs) [U.S.A., Canada, Korea, Taiwan and General models] ... NTSC [U.S.A. and Canada models] ......AC 120 V, 60 Hz [Other models]..............
Supplement for Pandora® Using the Pandora service Account setup for Pandora the cursor keys to select “NO” and press The Pandora service is available in the U.S.A., Australia and New ENTER. Zealand only. If you have not set up your Pandora account yet, the Le service Pandora est disponible aux États-Unis, en Australie et en Nouvelle-Zélande uniquement.
Perform the following procedure. • If playback of any Pandora station is ongoing, the playback screen is displayed. Press RETURN to display the browse If both artists and tracks are found screen. a Use the cursor keys to select “ARTISTS” or “TRACKS”...
■ Browse screen ■ Playback screen Playback of Pandora stations If you have created Pandora stations, follow the procedure below to select a Pandora station to be played. Press NET repeatedly to select “Pandora” as the input source. The browse screen (My Station list) is displayed on the TV.
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