Yamaha RX-V585 vs Yamaha RX-V583 Detailed Comparison
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SCORE:
82
SCORE:
81

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Overview

Here we are comparing Yamaha RX-V585 to Yamaha RX-V583 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 7 channel and equally powerful amplifiers.

Let us have a look at some highlights of the models.

Yamaha RX-V585 Highlights

Yamaha RX-V583 Highlights

  • 7.2 channels
  • 80 W (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 2 channel driven)
  • Dolby Atmos, DTS:X capable
  • HDR10, Dolby Vision, 4K Upscaling, 4K Passthrough
  • AirPlay 2 via firmware update, MusicCast
  • Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
  • USB input
  • 7.2 channels
  • 80 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 input

We have evaluated both receivers. Yamaha RX-V585 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 RX-V585

Yamaha RX-V583

AMPLIFIER
80
VIDEO FEATURES
95
AUDIO FEATURES
87
CONNECTIVITY
83
MULTIZONE
55
MISCELLANEOUS
60
RADIO
96
OVERALL
82
AMPLIFIER
80
VIDEO FEATURES
95
AUDIO FEATURES
85
CONNECTIVITY
81
MULTIZONE
55
MISCELLANEOUS
60
RADIO
96
OVERALL
81

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 RX-V585

This section shows those features and specifications which are the reason to choose Yamaha RX-V585 over Yamaha RX-V583.

Yamaha RX-V585 has higher DSD sampling rate via USB, higher wi-fi standard and higher bluetooth standard. It supports Amazon Alexa.

Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Higher Resolution Music Playback via USB up to 192 kHz/32 Bit up to 192 kHz
Works with Amazon Alexa
AirPlay AirPlay 2 via firmware update AirPlay
Higher DSD Sampling Rate via USB 11.2 MHz, 5.6 MHz, 2.8 MHz 5.6 MHz, 2.8 MHz
Wi-Fi Standard IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Wi-Fi Terminal Frequency 2.4 GHz, 5 GHz 2.4 GHz
Newer Bluetooth Version 4.2 2.1 + EDR

Advantage of Yamaha RX-V583

This section shows those features and specifications which are the reason to choose Yamaha RX-V585 over Yamaha RX-V583.

Yamaha RX-V585 has higher DSD sampling rate via USB, higher wi-fi standard and higher bluetooth standard. It supports Amazon Alexa.

Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
DTS Express

Common Strengths and Weaknesses

Here we list common strengths and weaknesses of both receivers.

STRENGTHS
Bi-amp Capability 👍
Dolby Atmos 👍
Dolby TrueHD 👍
Dolby Digital Plus 👍
Dolby Surround Upmixer 👍
DTS:X 👍
DTS Neural:X 👍
DTS Neo 👍
DTS-HD Master Audio 👍
DTS-HD High Resolution Audio 👍
DTS 96/24 👍
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 👍
Dialogue Lift 👍
Compressed 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 👍
MusicCast 👍
Ethernet 👍
Wi-Fi 👍
Bluetooth 👍
eARC 👍
New HDCP Version 👍
USB Input 👍
Composite Video Inputs 👍
Composite Video Outputs 👍
Zones 👍
Analog Tuner 👍
Pandora 👍
Spotify 👍
Tidal 👍
Deezer 👍
Napster 👍
WEAKNESSES
No Front Wide Channel Support 👎
Not Certified 4 Ω Performance 👎
No Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization 👎
No DTS Virtual:X 👎
No IMAX Enhanced 👎
No Auro 3D with Auro-Matic Upmixer 👎
No High-resolution Music Enhancer 👎
No HDR10+ 👎
No Chromecast Built-In 👎
Does Not Work with SONOS 👎
Few HDMI Inputs 👎
Few HDMI Outputs 👎
No Phono Input 👎
No Component Video Inputs 👎
No Multi-Channel Input 👎
No Analog Pre-Outs 👎

Selected Features

Amplifier

Yamaha RX-V585 and Yamaha RX-V583 have 7 channel amplifiers. They both deliver 80 W (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 2 channel driven) Since 2016 all receiver manufacturers have dropped front wide channel support and these models are no exceptions.


Video Features

Both receivers support 4K passthrough up to 60p. They both do 4K upscaling up to 60p. The receivers support 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

Dolby Vision is an update 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 supports up to 12-bit color depth (4096 shades of RGB) and 8K resolution.


Dolby Atmos and Dolby Surround upmixer

Yamaha RX-V585 and Yamaha RX-V583 support Dolby Atmos with its Dolby Surround upmixer. They can be configured upto 5.1.2 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 RX-V585 and Yamaha RX-V583 support DTS:X with its Neural:X upmixer. Both of them can be configured upto 5.1.2 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.


Adaptive DRC

Yamaha RX-V585 and Yamaha RX-V583 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 RX-V585

Yamaha RX-V585 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[y] AirPlay 2 via firmware update. It has 4 HDMI inputs with HDCP 2.3 copy protection.

Front panel has USB and mini-jack Audio inputs.

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Yamaha RX-V583

Yamaha RX-V583 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 supports[y] AirPlay. It has 4 HDMI inputs with HDCP 2.3 copy protection.

Front panel has USB and mini-jack Audio inputs.

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Detailed 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 RX-V585 and here - Yamaha RX-V583.

BASICS Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
BrandYamahaYamaha
ModelRX-V585RX-V583
TypeA/V ReceiverA/V Receiver
CountryCanadaCanada
Release Year20182017
AMPLIFIER Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Channels7.27.2
Front Wide Channel Support
THX™ Certification
Continuous 6 Ω Rated
Certified 4 Ω Performance
Bi-amp Capability
AUDIO Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Surround:AI™
DACBurr-Brown DAC x 4Burr-Brown
Maximum Channel Processing7.17.1
Air Studios Monitor Certification
Dolby Atmos
Dolby Atmos Height Virtualization
Dolby TrueHD
Dolby Digital Plus
Dolby Surround Upmixer
Dolby Pro Logic
Dolby Digital EX
DTS:X
DTS Neural:X
DTS Virtual:X
DTS Neo Neo:6 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 192 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
Compressed Music Enhancer including enhancer for Bluetooth® including enhancer for Bluetooth®
High-resolution Music Enhancer
Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control)
Initial Volume & Maximum Volume Setting
Audyssey Dynamic EQ
Audyssey Dynamic Volume
Audyssey LFC
Audyssey Sub EQ HT
Audyssey DSX
Direct Mode
Straight Decoding Mode
CINEMA DSP 3D 3D
DSP Programs1717
SILENT CINEMA / Virtual CINEMA DSP Virtual CINEMA FRONT Virtual CINEMA FRONT
Virtual Speakers including surround back including surround back
Independent Dual Subwoofer Output
CALIBRATION Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Auto Speaker Calibration System with Mic. YPAO sound optimization YPAO sound optimization
YPAO Volume
VIDEO Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Video Signal TypeNTSCNTSC
HDR10
HDR10+
BT.2020 color space
Dolby Vision
Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG)
Quick Media Switching (QMS)
Auto Low Latency Mode Pass-through
Variable Refresh Rate (VRR)
Quick Frame Transport (QFT)
3-D Ready
Video Signal Passthroughup to 4K 60p 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 Video Upscaling
Analog to Analog Video conversion
isf Certified Calibration Control
CONNECTIVITY Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
MHL Input
FireConnect
FlareConnect
MusicCast
Chromecast Built-In
DTS Play-Fi
Works with Amazon Alexa
Works with SONOS
AirPlay AirPlay 2 via firmware update 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 (compatible with SCMS-T.) SBC, AAC
HDBaseT Compatible
Enhanced ARC via firmware update via firmware update
HDCP Version2.32.3
HDMI Input44
HDMI Output11
USB InputUSB memory, Portable Audio PlayerUSB memory, Portable Audio Player
USB DC Out Port
Analog Audio Line Input4 (1 front)4 (1 front)
Analog Audio Line Output
Phono Input
Optical In11
Optical Out
Coaxial In/Out2 / 2 /
Composite Video Input33
Composite Video Output11
S-Video Input
S-Video Output
Component Video Input
Component Video Output
PC In
Multi-Channel Input
Analog Pre-Outs0.20.2
XLR Inputs
XLR Pre-outs
Front A/V InputsUSB, mini-jack AudioUSB, mini-jack Audio
Speaker A/B
Headphone Out 6.3 mm 6.3 mm
ZONES Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Zones11
Zone B Video Output
RS-232
+12V Trigger Output
Remote (IR) Input/Output0 / 00 / 0
Party Mode
MISC Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
On-Screen Display color OSD color OSD
SCENESCENE (4 sets)SCENE (4 sets)
Web Browser Control
PreAmp Mode
Remote Controller
Detachable Power Cord
dockport
RADIO Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Analog Tuner FM/AM FM/AM
Presets4040
Digital Radio
Internet Radio
Pandora
Spotify
Tidal
Deezer
Napster
CONSTRUCTION Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
A.R.T. Wedge
Speaker Terminals77
Large Speaker Terminals77
Color-Coded Speaker Terminals
Gold plated RCA terminals
POWER Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Power SupplyAC 120 V, 60 HzAC 120 V, 60 Hz
Power Consumption260 W260 W
Standby Power0.1 W0.1 W
GENERAL Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
ECO Mode / Hybrid Standby Function
Auto Power Standby
Dimensions (W x H x D)435 mm x 161 mm x 327 mm (with antenna: 435 mm x 225.5 mm x 327 mm)
17-1/8" x 6-3/8" x 12-7/8" (with antenna up: 17-1/8" x 8-7/8" x 12-7/8")
435 mm x 161 mm x 327 mm (with antenna: 435 mm x 225.5 mm x 327 mm)
17-1/8" x 6-3/8" x 12-7/8" (with antenna up: 17-1/8" x 8-7/8" x 12-7/8")
Weight8.1 kg (17.9 lbs)8.1 kg (17.9 lbs)
Warranty2 Years2 Years
SPECS Yamaha RX-V585 Yamaha RX-V583
Power Output (8 Ω, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 280 W (0.09% THD)80 W (0.09% THD)
Power Output (8 Ω, 1 kHz, 295 W (0.9% THD)95 W (0.9% THD)
Rated Power Output (8 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel Driven)115 W (0.9% THD)115 W (0.9% THD)
Maximum Effective Output Power (8 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel Driven, JEITA)140 W (10% THD)140 W (10% THD)
Maximum Effective Power Output (6 Ω, 1 kHz, 1 channel driven, JEITA)145 W (10% THD)145 W (10% THD)
Dynamic Power per Channel (2190 W190 W
Dynamic Power per Channel (4 Ω, Front)170 W170 W
Dynamic Power per Channel (6 Ω, Front)140 W140 W
Dynamic Power per Channel (8 Ω, Front)120 W120 W
Damping Factor100 (Front, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 8 Ω)100 (Front, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 8 Ω)
Input Sensitivity and Impedance (Line)200 mV/47 kΩ200 mV/47 kΩ
Maximum Input Sensitivity (Line)2.3 V (1 kHz, 0.5% THD)2.3 V (1 kHz, 0.5% THD)
Rated Preout Level and Impedance1.0 V/1.2 kΩ (Subwoofer)1.0 V/1.2 kΩ (Subwoofer)
Rated Headphone Jack Output Level and Impedance100 mV/470 Ω (1 kHz, 50 mV, 8 Ω)100 mV/470 Ω (1 kHz, 50 mV, 8 Ω)
S/N Ratio (Line, IHF-A)110 dB110 dB
Frequency Response (Analog In)+0/-3 dB (AV 2 etc. to Front, 10 Hz to 100 kHz)+0/-3 dB (AV 2 etc. to Front, 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)70 dB/50 dB70 dB/50 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 (Composite)1 Vp-p/75 Ω (Composite)
Video Maximum Input1.5 Vp-p1.5 Vp-p
Video S/N Ratio50 dB50 dB
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: 65 dB/64 dBMono/Stereo: 65 dB/64 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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