1-on-1 Comparison

Side-by-Side Comparison

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A

Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070

SCORE:
94
SCORE:
92

Highlights

  • 9.2 channels
  • 11.2 channel processing
  • 150 W (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 2 channel driven)
  • Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, Auro 3D capable
  • HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision, 4K Upscaling, 8K Passthrough
  • AirPlay 2, MusicCast
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • USB and Phono inputs

Highlights

  • 9.2 channels
  • 9.2 channel processing
  • 140 W (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 2 channel driven)
  • Dolby Atmos, DTS:X capable
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, 4K Upscaling, 4K Passthrough
  • AirPlay, DLNA, MusicCast
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • USB and Phono inputs

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Content

Overview

Here we are comparing Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A to Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 to reveal their common strengths and weaknesses as well as the differences between them which will help you in making a correct decision before the purchase. Both receivers have 9 channel amplifiers with Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A's being more powerful.

We have evaluated both receivers. Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A gets higher overall score in our ranking system which is based on the amplifier specifications, audio and video features, connectivity, multizone capabilities, radio and many other details.

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A

Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070

AMPLIFIER
96
VIDEO FEATURES
98
AUDIO FEATURES
92
CONNECTIVITY
92
MULTIZONE
95
MISCELLANEOUS
76
RADIO
97
OVERALL
94
AMPLIFIER
96
VIDEO FEATURES
95
AUDIO FEATURES
88
CONNECTIVITY
90
MULTIZONE
96
MISCELLANEOUS
76
RADIO
97
OVERALL
92

Amplifier score is based on power ratings, minimum impedance load, power supply, transformer type, total harmonic distortion, damping factor, signal to noise ratio and other small details. Audio score depends on the number of channels, front wide channel support, maximum channel processing, support of audio formats, DAC specifications, room calibration algorithm... Video score is based on HDR, Dolby Vision and 4K passthrough, upscaling, analog to HDMI upconversion. Connectivity score is defined from all wired and wireless inputs and outputs, internet and bluetooth connections, HEOS, SONOS and others. Multizone score depends on the number of zones with their outputs. Radio score is evaluated form digital radio support and analog tuner with its frequency range, signal to noise ratio, harmonic distortion...

Advantage of Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A

This section shows those features and specifications which are the reason to choose Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A over Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070.

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A has more power per channel, more channel processing, more analog pre-outs, bigger power supply, higher DSD sampling rate via USB, higher wi-fi standard and higher bluetooth standard. It supports Auro3D. It has Surround:AI™ and XLR inputs and pre-outs.

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A vs Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Surround:AI™ vs
More Channel Processing 11.2 vs 9.2
Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization vs
Auro 3D with Auro-Matic Upmixer vs
Higher Resolution Music Playback via USB up to 384 kHz/32 Bit vs up to 192 kHz
HDR10+ vs
QMS vs
Auto Low Latency Mode Pass-through vs
VRR vs
QFT vs
Video Signal Passthrough up to 8K 50/60Hz and 4K 100/120Hz 4:4:4 vs up to 4K 60p 4:4:4
AirPlay AirPlay 2 vs AirPlay
More HDMI Outputs 3 (2 for MAIN, 1 for ZONE2/4) vs 2 (1 for MAIN, 1 for Sub/Zone2/ZONE4)
More Analog Pre-Outs 11.2 unbalanced + 2 balanced (front L/R) vs 7.2-ch
XLR Inputs vs
XLR Pre-outs Front L/R vs
Bigger Power Supply 500 W vs 490 W
Higher Power Output (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 2 channel driven, FTC) 150 W (0.06% THD) vs 140 W (0.06% THD)
Higher Power Output (8 Ω, 1 kHz, 2 channel Driven, FTC) 165 W (0.9% THD) vs 155 W (0.9% THD)
Higher Rated Power Output (8 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel Driven) 185 W (0.9% THD) vs 175 W (0.9% THD)
Higher Power Output (6 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel driven, FTC) 200 W (0.9% THD) vs 190 W (0.9% THD)
Higher Power Output (6 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel driven, JEITA) 250 W (10% THD) vs 220 W (10% THD)
Better Channel Separation at 1 kHz/10 kHz (LINE) 75 dB/61 dB vs 75 dB/60 dB
Higher DSD Sampling Rate via USB 11.2 MHz, 5.6 MHz, 2.8 MHz vs 5.6 MHz, 2.8 MHz
Wi-Fi Standard IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac vs IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Terminal Frequency 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz vs 2.4 GHz
Newer Bluetooth Version 4.2 vs 2.1 + EDR

Advantage of Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070

This section shows those features and specifications which are the reason to choose Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 over Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A.

Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 has lower total harmonic distortion and higher damping factor.

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A vs Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
DTS Neo vs Neo:6
More HDMI Inputs 7 vs 8 (1 front)
More Analog Audio Line Inputs 5 unbalanced + 1 balanced vs 8 (1 front)
More Coaxial Inputs/Outputs 2 / vs 3 /
More Composite Video Inputs 2 vs 4
More Component Video Inputs 1 vs 2
Front A/V Inputs USB vs HDMI, USB, Analog Audio
RS-232 Interface vs
More Scenes SCENE (8 sets) vs SCENE PLUS (12 sets)
Lower THD 0.05% (AUDIO 2 etc. to Speaker Out, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 75 W, 8 Ω) vs 0.04% (AUDIO 2 etc. to Speaker Out, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 70 W, 8 Ω)
Higher Damping Factor 120 (Front, 1 kHz, 8 Ω) vs 150 (Front, 1 kHz, 8 Ω)

Common Strengths and Weaknesses

Here we list common strengths and weaknesses of both receivers.

PROS
👍   Certified 4 Ω Performance
👍   Bi-amp Capability
👍   Many Channel Processing
👍   Dolby Atmos
👍   Dolby TrueHD
👍   Dolby Digital Plus
👍   Dolby Surround Upmixer
👍   DTS:X
👍   DTS Neural:X
👍   DTS-HD Master Audio
👍   DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
👍   DTS 96/24
👍   DTS Express
👍   DTS-ES
👍   High Resolution Music Playback via USB and/or Network
👍   Gapless Playback
👍   DSD via HDMI
👍   DSD via USB
👍   DTS Dialog Control
👍   Dialog Level Adjustment
👍   Dialog Normalization
👍   Dialogue Lift
👍   Compressed Music Enhancer
👍   High-resolution Music Enhancer
👍   Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
👍   Auto Speaker Calibration System with Mic.
👍   HDR10
👍   BT.2020 color space
👍   Dolby Vision
👍   HLG
👍   3-D Ready
👍   4K or 8K Video Passthrough
👍   4K or 8K Signal Upscaling
👍   Analog To HDMI Upconversion
👍   MusicCast
👍   Works with Amazon Alexa
👍   Ethernet
👍   Wi-Fi
👍   Bluetooth
👍   eARC
👍   New HDCP Version
👍   Many HDMI Inputs
👍   USB Input
👍   Many Analog Audio Line Inputs
👍   Phono Input
👍   Composite Video Inputs
👍   Component Video Inputs
👍   Analog Pre-Outs
👍   Zones
👍   Detachable Power Cord
👍   Analog Tuner
👍   Pandora
👍   Spotify
👍   Tidal
👍   Deezer
👍   Napster
👍   SiriusXM Internet Radio
CONS
👎   No Front Wide Channel Support
👎   No DTS Virtual:X
👎   No IMAX Enhanced
👎   No Chromecast Built-In
👎   Does Not Work with SONOS
👎   No Multi-Channel Input

Selected Features

Amplifier

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A and Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 have 9 channel amplifiers. Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A delivers 150 W (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 2 channel driven) and Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 delivers 140 W (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 2 channel driven) and they both have stable performance at 4 Ω load. Since 2016 all receiver manufacturers have dropped front wide channel support and these models are no exceptions.


Video Features

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A supports 8K passthrough up to 60p and Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 supports 4K passthrough up to 60p. They both do 4K upscaling up to 60p. Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A supports HDR10, HDR10+, Dolby Vision and Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 supports HDR10, Dolby Vision.


HDR10

High-dynamic-range (HDR) video has greater dynamic range than standard-dynamic-range (SDR) video with brigter whites and deeper blacks. HDR10 was announced on August 27, 2015, by the Consumer Technology Association and uses the wide-gamut Rec. 2020 color space. It sends static metadata via video stream to the TV which calibrates its screen brightness and color according to that. HDR10 supports up to 1000 nits of brightness and 10-bit color which corresponds to 1024 shades of the primary RGB colors.


Dolby Vision and HDR10+

Dolby Vision and HDR10+ are both updates to HDR10 by adding dynamic metadata that can be used to more accurately adjust brightness levels up to 10,000 nits maximum brightness on a scene-by-scene or frame-by-frame basis and support up to 12-bit color depth (4096 shades of RGB) and 8K resolution.


Dolby Atmos and Dolby Surround upmixer

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A and Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 support Dolby Atmos with its Dolby Surround upmixer. The Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A can be configured upto 7.1.2 or 5.1.4 channels using internal amplifiers or upto 7.1.4 channels by adding 2 channel external amplifier and the Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 can be configured upto 7.1.2 or 5.1.4 channels using internal amplifiers.

Dolby Atmos is the first cinematic audio format in which sounds exist as individual entities, called audio objects. In Dolby Atmos, any sound - the helicopter, a car screeching around a corner, a melodic bird call - can exist as an independent audio object, free of channel restrictions. They can be precisely placed and moved anywhere in your room, including overhead, to flow above and around you in three-dimensional space. Through the use of audio objects, overhead sound, and all the richness, clarity, and power of Dolby sound, Dolby Atmos turns your room into an amazing place for entertainment. You'll feel like you're inside the action, in ways you've never experienced before.

Dolby Atmos for the home represents every sound in the original cinema mix as an audio object. Extensions to the Dolby Audio™ codecs, along with an advanced scalable algorithm, allow Dolby Atmos to be delivered via Blu-ray Disc and streaming media. A spatially-coded substream is added to Dolby TrueHD or Dolby Digital Plus. A Dolby Atmos audio/video receiver (AVR) adapts the cinema experience to your home theater from seven speakers to as many as 34 in 24.1.10 configuration, recreating the original artistic concept. The format supports up to 128 simultaneous independent audio objects in a mix for rich, realistic, and breathtaking sound. It recreates the director's original concept through descriptive metadata to provide customized playback for home theater and delivers sounds above you through overhead speakers, special upward-firing Dolby Atmos speakers, or a Dolby Atmos enabled sound bar.

If the content is not mixed in Dolby Atmos then the Dolby surround upmixer will expand the audio to all channels including ceiling speakers. The upmixer has replaced the Dolby Pro Logic II family with improved upmixing algorithms.


DTS:X and Neural:X upmixer

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A and Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 support DTS:X with its Neural:X upmixer. The Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A can be configured upto 7.1.2 or 5.1.4 channels using internal amplifiers or upto 7.1.4 channels by adding 2 channel external amplifier. The Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 can be configured upto 7.1.2 or 5.1.4 channels using internal amplifiers.

A technique used in DTS:X is similar to the one used in Dolby Atmos. Instead of a fixed number of channels, DTS:X defines object locations from the listener in polar coordinates. An a/v receiver then dynamically renders sound according to the current speaker configuration. The speaker layout employed by DTS:X is the sum of Dolby Atmos and Auro-3D. It has standard 7.1 channel base layer, a 5 channel height layer above the base layer on the front and side walls, and 3 rows of speakers on the ceiling.

DTS Neural:X is an upmixer that can take non DTS:X content and upmix it to the DTS:X speaker layout. It has replaced the DTS Neo family with improved flexibility.


Auro-3D with its Auro-Matic upmixer

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A supports Auro-3D and its Auro-Matic upmixer out of the box or after free firmware update. Auro-3D is an immersive 3D audio format developed by the Belgium-based company Auro Technologies. It consists of three layers of sound - surround, height and overhead ceiling. The base horizontal layer uses 5.1 or 7.1 format, the height layer is on top of the base layer and its information is extracted from the standard 5.1 surround PCM carrier. The a/v receiver decoder then extracts this information during playback. In home cinema Auro-3D comes with different listening formats - Auro 9.1, Auro 10.1 with added Top Ceiling channel ("Voice of God"), Auro 11.1 with added Front Height Center channel, and Auro 13.1 with added Left Rear Surround & Right Rear Surround channel. Auro-Matic upmixer takes non Auro-3D sound and upmixes to the current speaker configuration.


Surround:AI

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A features Surround:AI artificial intelligence which in real time, automatically optimizes surround-sound performance for each scene in a movie or any piece of content. Surround:AI analyzes a scene's audio characteristics, focusing on soundtrack elements such as dynamic range, amount of dialog, the degree of sound effects, background music, and channel balance. Surround:AI then compares the scene's audio characteristics to a reference database of movie scenes and automatically processes the scene's sound to optimize performance. Surround:AI makes dialog more intelligible in scenes with lots of background noise, delivers massive, full-bodied sound for scenes with immersive sound effects, and ensures that you hear softly spoken dialog and soft background sounds. Scenes with big musical scores deliver the best possible musical experience.


Adaptive DRC

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A and Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 feature Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) which automatically adjusts the dynamic range of the sound according to the volume level. This ensures that you hear clear dialog and vocals, and all sound effects at comfortable levels. There is no need to adjust the volume level as you listen; everything from whispers to big explosions will be heard clearly and comfortably at the same volume setting. It also tones down loud TV commercials, and is ideal for low-volume, late-night listening, when you do not want to disturb others.


Connectivity

Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A

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Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A can be connected to internet using ethernet cable or built-in wi-fi adapter. It can also connect to bluetooth devices via built-in bluetooth adapter. The Receiver works with Amazon Alexa and supports AirPlay 2. It has 7 HDMI inputs with HDCP 2.3 copy protection. There is a phono input with built-in phono stage for connecting the cartridge output of the turntable directly to the Receiver. There are 11.2 unbalanced + 2 balanced (front L/R) channel analog pre-outs for external amplification. This Receiver is exceptional for even having XLR inputs and outputs for front left and right channels.

Front panel has USB input.

Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070

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Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070 can be connected to internet using ethernet cable or built-in wi-fi adapter. It can also connect to bluetooth devices via built-in bluetooth adapter. The Receiver works with Amazon Alexa and supports AirPlay. It has 8 HDMI inputs with HDCP 2.3 copy protection. There is a phono input with built-in phono stage for connecting the cartridge output of the turntable directly to the Receiver. There are 7.2-ch channel analog pre-outs for external amplification.

Front panel has HDMI, USB and Analog Audio inputs.

Specifications

And in the end let us list the detailed specifications of the receivers side-by-side.

Note: The following table shows only those details which are applicable for both models and excludes the ones that are applicable for only one model. If you want to see a full list of specs for each model please visit their individual pages here - Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A and here - Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070.

BASICS Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
BrandYamahaYamaha
SeriesAventageAventage
ModelRX-A6ARX-A2070
TypeA/V ReceiverA/V Receiver
CountryCanadaUSA and Canada
Release Year20212017
AMPLIFIER Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Channels9.29.2
Front Wide Channel Support
THX™ Certification
Continuous 6 Ω Rated
Certified 4 Ω Performance
Bi-amp Capability
AUDIO Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Surround:AI™
DACESS Hyperstream DAC ES9026PRO x1 ES9007S x1ESS
Maximum Channel Processing11.29.2
Air Studios Monitor Certification
Dolby Atmos up to 7.1.2 or 5.1.4
Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization
Dolby TrueHD
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Surround Upmixer
Dolby Pro Logic
Dolby Digital EX
DTS:X up to 7.1.2 or 5.1.4
DTS Neural:X
DTS Virtual:X
DTS Neo Neo:6
DTS-HD Master Audio
DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
DTS 96/24
DTS Express
DTS-ES Discrete 6.1, Matrix 6.1 Discrete 6.1, Matrix 6.1
IMAX Enhanced
Auro 3D with Auro-Matic Upmixer
PCM 2-ch/Multi-ch Input 2-ch/Multi-ch Input
Music Playback via USBMP3, WMA, MPEG-4 AAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, DSDMP3, WMA, AAC, Apple Lossless, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, DSD
High Resolution Music Playback via USB and/or Network up to 384 kHz/32 Bit up to 192 kHz
High Resolution Audio Formats via USBApple Lossless, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, DSDApple Lossless, WAV, FLAC, AIFF, DSD
Multi-Channel Music File Playback via USB
Gapless Playback
DSD via HDMI 2-ch/Multi-ch Input 2-ch/Multi-ch Input
DSD via USB 2-ch Input 2-ch Input
DSD to PCM Converter
USB DAC
DTS Dialog Control
Dialog Level Adjustment
Dialog Normalization
Dialogue Lift no presence speakers required
Compressed Music Enhancer including enhancer for Bluetooth®
High-resolution Music Enhancer up to 96/24
Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting
Audyssey Dynamic EQ
Audyssey Dynamic Volume
Audyssey LFC
Audyssey Sub EQ HT
Audyssey DSX
Straight Decoding Mode
Pure Direct Mode with Video On mode
CINEMA DSP HD3 HD3
DSP Programs2424
SILENT CINEMA / Virtual CINEMA DSP Virtual CINEMA FRONT
Virtual Speakers including surround back including surround back
Independent Dual Subwoofer Output
CALIBRATION Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Auto Speaker Calibration System with Mic. YPAO sound optimization with R.S.C., Multipoint, 3D, 64-Bit High Precision EQ Calculation, Low Frequency mode and Angle measurement YPAO sound optimization with R.S.C., Multipoint, 3D, 64-Bit High Precision EQ Calculation and Angle measurement
YPAO Volume
PEQ for SUBDown to 15.6 HzDown to 15.6 Hz
VIDEO Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Video Signal TypeNTSC/PAL/SECAMNTSC/PAL/SECAM
HDR10
HDR10+
BT.2020 color space
Dolby Vision
HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma)
QMS (Quick Media Switching)
ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode)
VRR (Variable Refresh Rate)
QFT (Quick Frame transport)
3-D Ready
Video Signal Passthroughup to 8K 50/60Hz and 4K 100/120Hz 4:4:4up to 4K 60p 4:4:4
Video Signal Upscaling up to 4K 60p 4:4:4 up to 4K 60p 4:4:4
Analog To HDMI Upconversion Component****, Composite Component****, Composite
Component Video Upscaling
Analog to Analog Video conversion
Component Video Maximum Resolution1080i1080i
isf Certified Calibration Control
CONNECTIVITY Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
MHL Input
FireConnect
FlareConnect
MusicCast
Chromecast Built-In
DTS Play-Fi
Works with Amazon Alexa on MusicCast (Voice control using your Alexa device like Echo or Echo Dot)
Works with SONOS
AirPlay AirPlay 2 AirPlay
Apple Product Connection iPod, iPhone and iPad iPod, iPhone and iPad
Remote App (iPhone® / iPad® / Android™ phone / tablet) (iPhone® / iPad® / Android™ phone / tablet)
InstaPrevue Input Source Prevue
Ethernet
Ethernet Switch
Wi-Fi with Wireless Direct
Bluetooth SBC, AAC SBC, AAC
HDBaseT Compatible
Enhanced ARC via firmware update
HDCP Version2.32.3
HDMI Input78 (1 front)
HDMI Output3 (2 for MAIN, 1 for ZONE2/4)2 (1 for MAIN, 1 for Sub/Zone2/ZONE4)
USB InputUSB memory, Portable Audio PlayerUSB memory, portable audio player
USB DC Out Port
Analog Audio Line Input5 unbalanced + 1 balanced8 (1 front)
Analog Audio Line Output
Phono Input
Optical In33
Optical Out
Coaxial In/Out2 / 3 /
Composite Video Input24
Composite Video Output
S-Video Input
S-Video Output
Component Video Input12
Component Video Output
PC In
Multi-Channel Input
Analog Pre-Outs11.2 unbalanced + 2 balanced (front L/R)7.2-ch
XLR Inputs
XLR Pre-outs Front L/R
Front A/V InputsUSBHDMI, USB, Analog Audio
Speaker A/B
Headphone Out 6.3 mm 6.3 mm
ZONES Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Zones44
Powered ZonesZone 2 / 3Zone 2 / 3
Zone 2HDMI, PreoutHDMI, Preout
Zone 3 OutsPreoutPreout
Zone 4 OutsHDMIHDMI
Zone B Video OutputHDMI HDMI
Zone GUI
RS-232
+12V Trigger Output22
Remote (IR) Input/Output1 / 11 / 1
Party Mode
MISC Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
On-Screen DisplayGraphical User InterfaceGraphical User Interface
SCENESCENE (8 sets)SCENE PLUS (12 sets)
Web Browser Control
PreAmp Mode
Remote Controller (Preset)
Detachable Power Cord
dockport
RADIO Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Analog Tuner FM/AM FM/AM
Presets4040
Digital Radio
Internet Radio
Pandora
Spotify
Tidal
Deezer
Napster
SiriusXM Internet Radio
CONSTRUCTION Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
A.R.T. Wedge
Speaker Terminals1111
Large Speaker Terminals1111
Color-Coded Speaker Terminals
Gold plated RCA terminals
POWER Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 60 HzAC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power Consumption500 W490 W
Standby Power0.4 W0.1 W
GENERAL Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
ECO Mode / Hybrid Standby Function
Auto Power Standby
Dimensions (W x H x D)435 mm x 192 mm x 442 mm (with antenna: 435 mm x 271 mm x 442 mm)
17-1/8" x 7-1/2" x 17-3/8" (with antenna up: 17-1/8" x 10-5/8" x 17-3/8")
435 mm x 192 mm x 474 mm (with antenna: 435 mm x 247 mm x 474 mm)
Weight18.7 kg (41.2 lbs)17.0 kg (37.5 lbs)
Warranty3 Years3 Years
SPECS Yamaha Aventage RX-A6A Yamaha Aventage RX-A2070
Power Output (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 2150 W (0.06% THD)140 W (0.06% THD)
Power Output (8 Ω, 1 kHz, 2165 W (0.9% THD)155 W (0.9% THD)
Rated Power Output (8 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel Driven)185 W (0.9% THD)175 W (0.9% THD)
Maximum Effective Output Power (8 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel Driven, JEITA)220 W (10% THD)220 W (10% THD)
Power Output (6 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel driven, FTC)200 W (0.9% THD)190 W (0.9% THD)
Maximum Effective Power Output (6 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel driven, JEITA)250 W (10% THD)220 W (10% THD)
THD0.05% (AUDIO 2 etc. to Speaker Out, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 75 W, 8 Ω)0.04% (AUDIO 2 etc. to Speaker Out, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 70 W, 8 Ω)
THD (Phono)0.04% (Phono to PRE OUT, 1 kHz, 1 V)0.04% (Phono to PRE OUT, 1 kHz, 1 V)
Damping Factor120 (Front, 1 kHz, 8 Ω)150 (Front, 1 kHz, 8 Ω)
Input Sensitivity and Impedance (Line)250 mV/47 kΩ unbalanced
260 mV/200 kΩ balanced (attenuator off)
520 mV/200 kΩ balanced (attenuator on)
200 mV/47 kΩ
Input Sensitivity and Impedance (Phono MM)4.5 mV/47 kΩ3.5 mV/47 kΩ
Maximum Input Sensitivity (Line)2.4 V (1 kHz, 0.5% THD) unbalanced
2.4 V (1 kHz, 0.5% THD) balanced (attenuator off)
4.8 V balanced (attenuator on)
2.4 V (1 kHz, 0.5% THD)
Maximum Input Sensitivity (Phono)45 mV (1 kHz, 0.5% THD)45 mV (1 kHz, 0.5% THD)
Rated Preout Level and Impedance1.0 V/470 Ω unbalanced
2.0 V/470 Ω balanced
1.0 V/1.2 kΩ
Maximum Preout Level and Impedance2.0 V unbalanced
4.0 V balanced
2.0 V
S/N Ratio (Line, IHF-A)110 dB110 dB
S/N Ratio (Phono MM, IHF-A)95 dB95 dB
Phono RIAA Deviation0±0.5 dB (20 Hz - 20 kHz)±0.5 dB (20 Hz - 20 kHz)
Frequency Response (Analog In)+0/-3 dB (AUDIO 2 etc. to Front, Pure Direct, 10 Hz to 100 kHz)+0/-3 dB (AUDIO etc., 10 Hz to 100 kHz)
Residual Noise (IHF-A Network)150 µV (Speaker Out)150 µV (Speaker Out)
Channel Separation at 1 kHz/10 kHz (LINE)75 dB/61 dB75 dB/60 dB
Channel Separation at 1 kHz/10 kHz (PHONO)75 dB/60 dB75 dB/60 dB
DSD Sampling Rates via HDMI2.8 MHz2.8 MHz
DSD Sampling Rates via USB11.2 MHz, 5.6 MHz, 2.8 MHz5.6 MHz, 2.8 MHz
Video Input Sensitivity/Output Level and Impedance1 Vp-p/75 Ω (Component Y)
0.7 Vp-p/75 Ω (Component PB/CB, PR/CR)
1 Vp-p/75 Ω (Composite)
1 Vp-p/75 Ω (Component Y)
0.7 Vp-p/75 Ω (Component PB/CB, PR/CR)
1 Vp-p/75 Ω (Composite)
Video Maximum Input1.5 Vp-p1.5 Vp-p
Ethernet Standard10BASE-T/100BASE-TX10BASE-T/100BASE-TX
Wi-Fi StandardIEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/acIEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Terminal Frequency2.4 GHz, 5 GHz2.4 GHz
Bluetooth Version4.22.1 + EDR
Bluetooth Frequency2.4 GHz2.4 GHz
USB TerminalUSB2.0 5 V, 1 AUSB2.0 5 V, 1 A
FM Frequency87.5 MHz - 107.9 MHz87.5 MHz - 107.9 MHz
FM 50 dB Quiet Sensitivity (IHF, 1 kHz, 100% MOD.)Mono: 3 µV (20.8 dBf)Mono: 3 µV (20.8 dBf)
FM S/N RatioMono/Stereo: 69 dB/68 dBMono/Stereo: 69 dB/68 dB
FM Harmonic Distortion (IHF, 1 kHz)Mono/Stereo: 0.5%/0.6%Mono/Stereo: 0.5%/0.6%
AM Frequency530 kHz - 1710 kHz530 kHz - 1710 kHz

* - 480i/576i and 480p/576p only
** - 480i/576i only
*** - no 1080p/24 upconversion
**** - 1080p signal is not converted

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