AVENTAGE is a dramatic, inspired step forward in audio/video component design. AVENTAGE brings studio-grade sound and sophisticated video enhancements to the home as a result of unparalleled attention to detail in design, engineering and fabrication. Details that, at first glance, would not seem to affect the quality of sight, sound, and control, when brought together within an AVENTAGE component produce a work of visual and acoustic art.
The RX-A800 A/V Receiver supports 3D and Audio Return channel over 6 in/2out HDMI, CINEMA DSP 3D surround sound, with or without Front Presence Speakers, RS-232C interface for custom installation and HDMI for Zone B.
- 3D-Ready A/V Receiver (HDMI v1.4)Featuring six 1080p-capable HDMI v1.4 inputs, the Yamaha RX-A800 supports new 3D and Audio Return Channel features added in HDMI v1.4 standard.
- High Definition SoundWith the integrated Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby Digital EX, DTS-HD Master Audio and DTS NEO:6, enjoy ultra-realistic HD surround sound like it was meant to be.
- Compressed Music EnhancerYamaha employs sophisticated digital signal processing with exclusive algorithms to improve the performance of compressed music formats such as MP3 and WMA, resulting in the finest sound with crisp highs and accurate lows that is virtually indistinguishable from the original.
- Sirius Satellite Radio and HD Radio ReadyThe Yamaha RX-A800 is Sirius Satellite Radio ready so you can enjoy all channels of programming on Sirius including music, sports, news, and various entertainment programming. HD Radio offers you crystal-clear, CD-quality sound via existing AM/FM radio bands, and meanwhile it gives you program-associated data and the ability to tune to multiple programs at the same dial position.
- Cinema DSP DigitalYamaha’s Cinema DSP Digital technology creates richly realized independent sound fields to envelop you in unmatched surround sound with accurate placement, smooth movement, exceptional clarity and richness, and startlingly realistic presence.
- SILENT CINEMA and Virtual CINEMA DSPYamaha’s SILENT CINEMA makes it possible to hear large-scale surround sound through ordinary headphones, allowing you to listen in private to movies and other multi-channel sources for hours without listening fatigue. Virtual CINEMA DSP lets you enjoy the effects of CINEMA DSP surround sound without using surround speakers (handy for use in custom installations where some rooms don't have surround speakers). It can be used with the front / center / presence speakers or even with just the two front left and right speakers.