The Yamaha CX-A5000 is a remarkable product. Sitting proudly at the top of Yamaha's Aventage range as the flagship home theatre product, the CX-A5000 is the embodiment of fine craftsmanship, careful engineering and a love of home theatre.
Using the very highest quality parts, including ESS ES9016 DAC's (32bit), Yamaha's most skilled engineers have produced something really special. With a fully balanced design and balanced inputs and outputs, from the first glance to the most detailed inspection it is clear that Yamaha have taken the time to really perfect this product.
When combined with the Yamaha MX-A5000 11 Channel Power Amplifier, you are left with a real tower of power, a behemoth capable of convincingly presenting the depth, scale and emotion of the most demanding movies and music.
Of course, on top of all of this craftsmanship lies the features you would expect at the top of Yamaha's Aventage range: Full zone two and three (including HDMI to zone 2), easy, intuitive iOS control and DSP controls to eek the very most out of your system.
8 HDMI inputs (one in front), 2 HDMI outputs
Full zone 2 and 3 including HDMI to zone 2
Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.008% (70W, 8ohm)
Full network receiver capabilities
Balanced inputs and outputs
Home Cinema Choice have an absolutely glowing review, available here: HomeCinemaChoice
A technical review including components, hardware layout and measured performance: Secret of Home Theater and Hi-Fi
For more detailed information have a look at the brochure available here: CXAMXA5000 NPB, (.pdf Format; 6589Kb)