Yamaha RX-667 7.1 AV Receiver £349 @ Quantum Electronics

Yamaha RX-667 7.1 AV Receiver £349 @ Quantum Electronics

Found 6th Nov 2010
• 7-channel 105W/ch (max); 7-channel 630W (90W x 7, RMS)
• 1080p-compatible HDMI (6 in/1 out) incl. front panel input with Deep Colour (30/36 bit) and x.v.Colour
• HDMI (V.1.4 with 3D and Audio Return Channel)
• HD Audio decoding with CINEMA DSP 3D (17 DSP programmes) without Front Presence Speakers
• iPod / iPhone / Bluetooth(R) compatibility
• Intuitive GUI for ease-of-use

High Sound Quality
• 7-channel powerful surround sound (980W=140W x 7 max for Europe, 630W=90W x 7 RMS, 910W=130W x 7 max)
• HD Audio format decoding: Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio; Dolby Digital Plus and DTS-HD High Resolution Audio
• Discrete amp configuration
• Pure Direct for HD audio and video enjoyment
• Low jitter PLL circuitry
• Assignable amplifiers for bi-amp connection
• Intelligent assignable amplifiers for Surround Back Front Presence or Zone 2 connection

High Picture Quality
• Analogue and HDMI upscaling to full HD 1080p
• 1080p-compatible HDMI: 6 inputs (1 on front) and 1 output
• Supports Deep Colour (30/36 bit), x.v.Colour, 24Hz Refresh Rate and Auto Lip-Sync compensation
• High quality video processing with precise deinterlacing - Motion adaptive and edge adaptive deinterlacing - Multi-cadence (incl. 3-2 pull-down) detection

Advanced Features
• SCENE buttons (BD/DVD, TV, CD and Radio) - quick and simple to use
• HDMI (V.1.4 with 3D and Audio Return Channel)
• YPAO sound optimisation for automatic speaker setup
• New multi-language GUI on-screen display with album art
• HDMI CEC functionality
• Ability to change HDMI Input while in Standby Through mode
• iPod/iPhone compatibility with optional YDS-12 Universal Dock
• iPod song titles displayed in English and Western European languages on the front panel and on-screen display
• Wireless connection for iPod/iPhone with optional YID-W10
• Bluetooth (A2DP) compatibility with optional Yamaha Bluetooth(R) Wireless Audio Receiver YBA-10
• Dialogue Lift
• Auto power down function with variable time setting
• Audio Delay for adjusting Lip-Sync (0-240ms)
• Preset remote unit

Surround Realism
• HD Audio decoding with CINEMA DSP 3D (17 DSP programmes)
• Compressed Music Enhancer with CINEMA DSP
• Virtual Presence Speaker function for CINEMA DSP 3D surround without Front Presence Speakers
• Adaptive DRC (Dynamic Range Control) and Adaptive DSP Level

Versatile Zone Control
• Zone 2 on/off and control on front panel
• Zone sleep and system sleep
• Remote input/output
• Programmable +12V trigger output

Channnel 7.1-channel
Max Output Power for Europe 4 ohms 1 kHz 0.7% THD 7x 140 W/ch

Advanced Features
HDMI V.1.4 with 3D Yes
HDMI V.1.4 with Audio Return Channel Yes
iPod/iPhone Compatibility via Yamaha Universal Dock Yes YDS-12
Wireless Connection for iPod/iPhone Compatibility via Wireless Dock System Yes YID-W10
Bluetooth Compatibility via Bluetooth® Wireless Audio Receiver Yes YBA-10
SCENE Yes with IR Control
FM/AM Tuner Yes
YPAO Sound Optimization Yes
Dialogue Lift Yes
Compressed Music Enhancer Yes
Adaptive DRC Dynamic Range Control Yes
Initial Volume and Maximum Volume Setting Yes
Audio Delay for Adjusting Lip-Sync Yes 0-240 ms
On-Screen Display Yes with GUI Overlay
Remote Control Unit Preset

High Sound Quality
192kHz/24-Bit DACs for All Channels Yes Burr-Brown
HD Audio Format Decoding Yes
Dolby TrueHD Yes
Dolby Digital Plus Yes
DTS-HD Master Audio Yes
Dolby Digital EX Yes
DTS-ES Discrete 6.1 DTS 96/24 Yes
Pure Direct Yes Enable Video
Assignable Amplifiers for Bi-Amp Yes
Phono Input Yes

High Picture Quality
1080p-Compatible HDMI Yes
Deep Color 30/36 Bit Yes
x.v.Color Yes
24Hz Refresh Rate Yes
Auto Lip-Sync Compensation Yes
Analog to HDMI Upscaling Yes
Analog to HDMI Deinterlacing 480i to 480p Yes
Full Analog Video Upconversion to HDMI Yes

Surround Realism
(DSP Program 17 with CINEMA DSP 3D mode
HD Audio Decoding with CINEMA DSP Yes
Compressed Music Enhancer with CINEMA DSP Yes
Adaptive DSP Level Yes

Extensive Connection / Multi-Zone Control
HDMI Input/Output 6 front: 1 / 1
Audio Digital Input - Optical / Coaxial 4 - 2 / 2
Component Video Input / Output 2 / 1
S-Video Input/Output 1 / 0
Preout Terminal F/C/Sr/Sb/Sw Outx2
Zone 2 Audio Output Yes
+12V Trigger Output Yes
Remote IR Input/Output 1/1
Multi-Channel External Input 8ch

Dynamic Power/Channel 8/6/4/2 ohms 125/160/190/230 W
Total Harmonic Distortion 20 Hz-20 kHz C 0.06%
Signal-to-Noise Ratio CD 250 mV 100dB
Power Consumption 400W
Standby Power Consumption 0.2W
Dimensions W x H x D 435 x 151 x 364 mm
Weight 10.5kg


Original Poster


Link, sorry intial one doesnt seem to work. Sadly I'm out of tokens for this amp, other wise it would be with me in a jiffy at this price, hopefully someone looking for one can take advantage, cant find it cheaper anywhere?

£349... call them as the checkout still registers the amp as £449

Edited by: "ohitsaidwalker" 6th Nov 2010

X) X)

Own a Yamaha amp myself..really good amps.Heat added(_;)

Original Poster

DeanSupreme uk

X) X)Own a Yamaha amp myself..really good amps.Heat added(_;)

Mods. I appreciate the clean up after the troll.....:3
Edited by: "ohitsaidwalker" 6th Nov 2010
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