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Yamaha CXA5000BL

CX-A5000 11.2 CH Home Theater Preamplifier with Apple AirPlay

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  • Extended Warranty

Features


11.2 channel AV preamplifier at the pinnacle of the AVENTAGE Series. Superb sound quality combined with fine craftsmanship ensures an unequalled listening experience. Latest technologies include high rigidity chassis, ESS Technology ES9016 SABRE32 Ultra DACs and reliable balanced connection.

What's included in the box

  • 11.2ch AV preamplifier
  • 6.5' AC power cord
  • Wireless remote control (RAV423)
  • 4 "AAA" batteries
  • YPAO microphone (w/ attached 19' cable terminated by a 3.5mm connector)
  • Microphone base
  • AM loop antenna
  • FM wire antenna (w/ push-on "F" connector)
  • Manual CD-ROM
  • Easy Setup Guide
  • Connection Guide
  • Warranty information
  • On-line product registration information
  • "Yamaha Worldwide Representative Offices" note
  • Safety Brochure
  • SiriusXM Supplement


  • XLR balanced connection (11 channel PRE OUT and 2 channel input)
  • ESS Technology ES9016 SABRE32TM Ultra DACs for all channels including front and rear presence channels
  • Cinema DSP HD3 with 33 DSP programs
  • High density presence and richly detailed sound ensured by high sound quality parts and design
  • Specially designed high rigidity chassis eliminates the effects of vibration for greater sound purity
  • MHL supports full HD video and audio from mobile phones and portable devices
  • Network functions such as AirPlay and AV Controller App
  • Access to Pandora, Rhapsody and SiriusXM music streaming service
  • FLAC or WAV 192 kHz / 24-bit audio playback
  • Ultra HD (4K) pass-through and upscaling
  • Yamaha video processing optimizes video content
  • High-resolution Music Enhancer further heightens musicality from the original content
  • Advanced HDMI® zone switching allows unprecedented AV switching to multiple zones
  • HDMI: 8 inputs (1 on front) / 2 outputs with 3D and Audio Return Channel
  • YPAO R.S.C. (Reflected Sound Control) sound optimization with multi-point / speaker angle measurement
  • Full LED backlight learning and preset remote unit
  • Versatile zone control up to four zones including Party Mode
  • Handy trigger control

Specifications

Surround Sound Processing
  • CINEMA DSP: Yes (HD3) 
  • DSP Programs: 33 
  • Dialog Level Adjustment: Yes 
  • Virtual Presence Speaker: Yes (Includes virtual rear) 
  • Dialogue Lift: Yes (No presence speakers required) 
  • SILENT CINEMA / Virtual CINEMA DSP: Yes 
  • Dolby TrueHD: Yes 
  • Dolby Digital Plus: Yes 
  • Dolby Digital: Yes 
  • Dolby Pro Logic IIx: Yes 
  • DTS-HD Master Audio: Yes 

Audio
  • Pure Direct: Yes (With video on mode) 
  • Compressed Music Enhancer: Yes 
  • High-resolution Music Enhancer: Yes 
  • YPAO multi-point measurement: Yes with R.S.C. (Reflected Sound Control) and angle measurement 
  • Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control): Yes 
  • Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting: Yes 
  • A.R.T. Wedge: Yes 
  • Audio Delay: Yes (0-500 ms) 
  • 192kHz/24-bit DACs for all channels: Yes (ESS) 192 kHz / 32-bit DACs for all channels includes presence speakers 
Video Features
  • 4K Ultra HD Pass-through 6 upscaling: Yes 
  • HDMI 3D passthrough: Yes 
  • HDMI Audio Return Channel: Yes 
  • Component upconversion: Yes 
  • HDMI upscaling: Yes (Analog to HDMI / HDMI to HDMI) 
  • Video adjustment: Yes 
  • Deep Color/x.v.Color/24Hz Refresh Rate /Auto Lip-Sync: Yes 
Extensive Connection
  • HDMI Input/Output: 8 (1 front) / 2 (Assignable for zone 2 / 4) 
  • HDMI CEC: Yes (SCENE, device control) 
Connectivity
  • MHL Support: Yes 
Extensive Connection
  • USB Input: iPod / iPhone / iPad, USB memory, portable audio player 
  • Network Port: Yes 
Connectivity
  • AirPlay: Yes 
Extensive Connection
  • Front AV Input: HDMI (MHL support) / USB / Analog Audio / Optical / Composite 
Connectivity
  • DC Out: Yes 
Extensive Connection
  • Digital Audio Input/Output: Optical: 4 (1 front) / 1 
  • Digital Audio Input/Output: Coaxial: 3 / 0 
  • Analog Audio Input/Output: XLR Balance: 1 / 0, RCA unbalance: 9 (1 front) / 1 
  • Phono Input: Yes 
  • Component Video Input/Output: 4 / 1 
  • S-Video Input/Output: 4 / 1 
  • Composite Video Input/Output: 5 (1 front) / 1 
  • Multi-Channel Input: 8 ch 
  • Preout: XLR Balance: 11 ch, RCA unbalance: 11.2 ch 
  • Headphone Output: 1 
Tuner Section
  • FM/AM Tuner: Yes 
  • HD Radio Compatibility: Yes 
User Interface
  • On-screen display: Graphical user interface 
  • SCENE: SCENE PLUS (12 sets) 
  • App Control: Yes (iPhone / iPad / Android™ phone / tablet) 
  • Web Browser Control: Yes 
  • Remote Control Unit: Yes (Preset, learning, macro, full LED backlight) 
Zone Control
  • Zone 2 Audio Output: PRE OUT / HDMI 
  • Zone 3 Audio Output: PRE OUT 
  • Zone 4 Audio Output: HDMI 
  • Zone Video Output: HDMI / Component / S-video / Composite 
  • Zone HDMI: Yes (Advanced HDMI zone switching) 
  • Zone B Output: HDMI 
  • Zone GUI: Yes 
  • RS-232C Interface: Yes 
  • +12V Trigger Output: 2 
  • Remote (IR) Input/Output: 2 / 2 
  • Party Mode: Yes 
General
  • Standby Power Consumption (IR only): <0.3 W 
  • Auto Power Standby: Yes
Approximate Dimensions :
  • Height: 7-1/2"
  • Width: 17-1/8"
  • Depth: 18-5/8"
Approximate Weight :
  • Unit: 30 lbs
  • Shipping: 35 lbs

Product Wiki

Extended Warranty

2 Year Parts and Labor

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